Unit 10

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accord

syn: mutual understanding ant: disagreement, friction, conflict

barter

syn: trade, swap ant: purchase, sell, buy

curt

syn: rude, brusque, terse, summary ant: civil, courteous, lengthy, detailed

devise

syn: concoct, contrive, work out, design

dexterous

syn: agile, handy, deft ant: clumsy, awkward, ungainly

engross

syn: immerse, preoccupy ant: bore, stultify, put to sleep

entail

syn: necessitate ant: exclude, prelude, rule out

ferret

syn: track down, sniff out

habituate

syn: acclimate, inure, get used to ant: deprogram, brainwash

impending

syn: imminent, up coming ant: distant, remote

personable

syn: charming, agreeable, likeable ant: unpleasant, disagreable, obnoxious

rue

syn: lament, repent ant: cherish

scoff

syn: ridicule, laugh at, jeer at ant: take seriously, admire, revere

trepidation

syn: dread, anxiety, apprehension ant: confidence, self-assurance, poise

upbraid

syn: bawl out, reprimand ant: praise, pat on the back

transition

syn: changeover, conversion, switch, passage

veritable

ant: false, specious

vex

syn: irritate, irk, puzzle, distress ant: please, delight, soothe, mollify

vitality

syn: vigor, stamina ant: lifelessness, torpor, lethargy

whimsical

syn: odd, peculiar, quaint, fanciful ant: serious, sober, matter of fact, realistic

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