Vocab level F unit 8 Syn&Ant

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Acrimonious

S) biting, caustic, rancorous, hostile, peevish
A) gentle, warm, mild, friendly, cordial

Bovine

S) stolid, dull, slow, stupid
A) alert, sharp, bright, keen, quick

consternation

S) shock, amazement, bewilderment, dismay
A) calm, composure, aplomb

corpulent

S) overweight, heavy, obese, stout, portly
A) slender, lean, spare, gaunt, emaciate

disavow

S) disown, disclaim, retract, abjure
A) acknowledge, admit, grant, certify

dispassionate

S) unbiased, disinterested, cool, detached
A) committed, engaged, partial, biased

dissension

S) strife, discord, contention
A) agreement, accord, harmony

dissipate

S)disperse, strew, diffuse, waste
A) gather, collect, conserve, husband

expurgate

S) purge, censor, bowdlerize

gauntlet

S) dare, provocation, trial, punishment

hypothetical

S) assumed, supposed, conjectural, conditional
A) actual, real, tested, substantiated

ignoble

S) inferior, unworthy, dishonorable, sordid
A) admirable, praiseworthy, lofty, noble

impugn

S) challenge, deny, dispute, query, question
A) confirm, prove, verify, validate

intemperate

S) excessive, extreme, unrestrained, inordinate
A) moderate, restrained, cool and collected

odium

S) abhorrence, opprobrium, shame, ignominy
A) esteem, admiration, approbation

perfidy

S) betrayal, disloyalty, treason, duplicity
A) faithfulness, loyalty, steadfastness

relegate

S) transfer, consign, demote, exile
A) promote, elevate, advance, recall

squeamish

S) nauseated, queasy, delicate, oversensitive, priggish

subservient

S) secondary, servile, obsequious, useful
A) primary, principal, bossy, domineering

susceptible

S) vulnerable, receptive, impressionable
A) resistant, immune

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