English I Honors- Unit 6 Synonyms and Antonyms

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atone

s: expiate, make amend for

bondage

s: servitude, captivity, subjection, dependence

bondage

a: freedom, liberty, independence

credible

s: plausible, acceptable, likely

credible

a: unbelievable, implausible, improbable

defray

s: settle, bear the cost, foot the bill

diligent

s: assiduous, sedulous

diligent

a: lazy, indolent, cursory, perfunctory

doleful

s:sorrowful, mournful, melncholy, dolorous

doleful

a: cheerful, blithe, jaunty, bouyant

ghastly

s: dreadful, appalling, gruesome, grisly

ghastly

a: pleasant, agreeable, attractive, delightful

hamper

s: hinder, obstruct, impede, inhibit

hamper

a: facilitate, ease, smooth the way

hew

s: chop, hack, fell, adhere, conform

impoverished

s: poverty-stricken, destitute, indigent

impoverished

a: rich, wealthy, affluent, prosperous

incessant

s: ceaseless, constant, uninterrupted

incessant

a: occasional, sporadic, intermittent

intricate

s: complex, convoluted

intricate

a: simple, uninvolved, uncomplicated

lucid

s: limpid, intelligible

lucid

a: murky, muddy, obscure, unintelligible

posthumous

s: postmortem

posthumous

a: prenatal

prim

s: fussy, fastidious, squeamish

prim

a: dowdy, frumpy, sloppy, untidy, loose, lax

sardonic

s: caustic, mordant, acerbic, wry

sardonic

a: bland, mild, saccharine, good-natured

superfluous

s: surplus, supererogatory

superfluous

a: necessary, essential, vital, indispensable

supplant

s: replace, oust, displace

taunt

s: ridicule, deride

taunt

a: cheer, applaud, acclaim

tenacious

s: obstinate, stubborn, dogged

tenacious

a: yielding, weak, gentle, lax, slack

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