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implement

tool,appliance,device

in terms of

with regard to,with respect to

inveigh against

criticize strongly

monetary

financial,capital

obtain

gain,earn,achieve,aquire

outspoken

frank,open,candid

pant

gasp/trouser

patchy

irregular uneven, erratic

promote

advance, further, encourage

purified

cleansed, refined, clarified

recreational

as a hobby

recruit

obtain,enlist

seize

grip, take, calsp, grasp,GRAB

structure

arrange in definite pattern

surreal

having a strange dream-like quality

synthesis

unit, union, combination, mixture

textile

cloth, fabric

thereby

by that means, as a result of that

title

ownership

transcend

go beyond

vulnerable

easily damaged, susceptible, weak

wholly

completely, fully, in every respect, thoroughly

forestall

prevent, hinder

witness

observe, watch , notice / testimony, evidence

provision

supply, food

puzzle over

wonder about

ruinous

destructive, catstrophic

stray

wander,deviate,straggle,swerve

troblesome

difficult, annoying

unqualified

complete, absolute utter, thorough

jubilant

exulting, joyful

mode

form, fashion method, style

ominous

foreboding, doomful

establish

organize, constitue, set up, institute FOUND

exorbitant

expensive, excessive, extravagant , immoderate

frantic

hectic, desperate, frenzied

hectic

full of excitement, feverish, fervid

inaugurate

begin, commence, install

incise

carve,cut,engrave

praiseworthy

admirable, commendable,laudable, praisable

perpetual

constant,ceaseless,enduring

own

acknowledge, admit, allow

explicit

clear, obvious, unambiguous, definite

accomplish

achieve, workout, execute, put through

accordingly

for that reason, consequently

alarm

fear, fright, terror, dismay HORROR

cargo

load, freight, shipment, burden

composition

make-up, formation, organization

conduit

pipe, channel

dual

double

encroach

invade,trespass,intrude

ensue

follow, result,succeed

spectrum

range,extent, scope

stock

reserve, inventory, store

strain

stretch, tighten, tension

stroke

hit,striking, blow,BEAT

sturdy

strong, robust, stalwart,MUSCULAR,STOUT

tapered

narrow, tapering

pension

subsidy, allowance

pioneer

first develop, start, introduce, initiate

potent

powerful, mighty, influential

markedly

significantly, noticeably, substantially

overwhelmingly

primarily, predominatly

pension

subsidy, allowance

quaint

bizarre, odd, weird, EXTRAORDINARY

probe

search, examine, explore, investigate

auxiliary

subsidiary, subordinate, additional

bizarre

odd, erratic,strange,exotic,irregular

broaden

enlarge,expand,develop

check

stop

cite

mention, refer to, specify

consensus

agreement,unanimity

ebb

subside, abate, recede, RETIRE

cope with

deal with

elementary

rudimentary, basic

tension

pressure, strain

ultimate

final, supreme,, utmost

with respect to

in reference to, in terms of , with regard to

ready

organized, prepared, arranged, set

refuse

reject, decline, deny/garbage, waste,rubbish,trash

revival

restoration, renewal, resurgence, rebirth

sorrow

distress, anguish, grief Sadness, woe

spot

see, detect, find

steadfast

unwavering,firm, resolute, resolved, decided

inconstant

volatile,instable, variable

lay off

fire, discharge,dismiss

motif

theme, subject, topic

perilous

dangerous, hazardous, risky, precarious

personnel

staff, employees, work force

essentially

basically, primarily, originally, by nature

identity

similitude, uniformity

illuminate

clarify, elucidate' lightup, righten

in a short space of time

very quickly

forge

drive, advance /create, make, fabricate Fashion

adjust

fit, adapt, suit

a great deal of

a lot of

alleviate

relieve, ease, lessen, abate

aromatic

fragrant

celebrated

renowned, famous, well-known distinguished

characterize

distinguish

certainly

adv. surely, assuredly

compliment

commendation, honor tribute

distinction

difference, divergence

embed

fix,fasten,root

abhor

loathe, hate, detest

ambition

goal, desire

charitable

tolerant, benign, generous, broad-minded

confer

give, bestow,grant

deny

negate,gainsay

echo

reflect, mirror, resonate, resound/repeat, reiterate, parrot, copy

eerie

strange, mysterious,weird,uneathly

emulate

imitate, copy,follow, mimic

glance

glimpse, a brief look, a cursory look

abrupt

sharp, sudden, hasty

adequate

sufficient, satisfactory

advocate

urge, support /proponent, supporter, upholder

appendix

supplement,adjunct

bestow

give, grant, confer, award

boldly

bravely, daringly, courageously

choicest

best, matchless

classic

typical, exemplary,model,standard

constitute

make up , comprise, compose

deposit

lay,place, save, store

dogma

belief , credo, creed

endorse

support,back, approve, advocate /sign, subscribe

exponential

explosive, incremental

foremost

most respected, preeminent, supreme

fragrance

scent

furthermore

moreover, in addition

imposing

impressive, grand, magnificnet

nurture

raise, rear, nurse

offset

balance, counterbalance, counteract

partially

incompletely, fractionally

presumable

probable, likely, possible

principle

original method, standard, precepty

purveyor

supplier

routine

ordinary, normal, habitual

scold

reprove, reproach, reprimand rebuke

sequence

string, series, succession / order

startle

astonish, surprise, frighten, astound

unshakable

firm, steadfast, fixed, unwavering

yield

cede, surrende, submit, give in /produce, generate, cause

typical*

common, ordinary, usual, normal

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