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1

whirr

hum, buzz, drone, whine

2

seeming

perceived, apparent, supposed, alleged

3

target

prey, quarry, victim, kill

4

ancient

primitive, primordial, prehistoric, primal, primeval

5

throng

multitude, crowd, mass, swarm, horde

6

mainly

particularly, chiefly, predominantly, mostly

7

feel

undergo, experience, endure, go through

8

harsh

strict, rigid, severe, firm, stern

9

assorted

diverse, varied, sundry, different, dissimilar

10

describe

set forth, present, propose, submit, lay out

11

affected

touched, altered, influenced, changed

12

idea

theory, hypothesis, concept, belief, impression, opinion, perception

13

pinch

squeeze, clutch, grip, grasp, wring, compress, constrict

14

period

duration, time, interval, extent, length

15

group

sort arrange, organize, classify, rank, separate

16

fine

exquisite, beautiful, superb, lovely

17

patch

spot, area, space, piece

18

shock

impact, crash, collision, blow

19

generation

era, time, epoch, period, age

20

prime

principal, main, major, chief, primary, key, foremost

21

cloudiness

vagueness, ambiguousness, generalization, obscurity, blurriness

22

remainder

residue, deposit, remains, rest

23

dead

inorganic, lifeless, non-living, inert

24

pound

strike, beat, hammer, knock, smash

25

set off

partitioned, divided, separated, split, segregate

26

pioneer

precursor, forerunner, ancestor, predecessor, antecedent

27

interconnected

cohesive, unified, consistent, solid, organized, interrelated

28

portion

fragment, piece, section, part

29

chop up

chop, cut, slice, hack, ax, sever, split

30

investigate

survey, review, study, look over