Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level D Unit 8 Synonyms

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assurance

Syn. promise, sureness, poise, self-possession

asylum

syn: sanatorium, sanctuary, refuge

console

syn: (v) soothe, solace, alleviate

dilate

syn: enlarge, expand, swell, prolong

dross

syn: rubbish, trash, detritus, dregs, scum

dwindle

syn: decrease, shrink, fade, peter out

flippant

syn: frivolous, impudent, impertinent, insolent

immunity

syn: exemption, impunity

institute

syn: (v) found, bring about, (n) academy

liability

syn: handicap, difficulty, impediment, drawback

preposterous

syn: nonsensical, absurd, incredible

pugnacious

syn: argumentative, combative, belligerent

rabid

syn: fanatical, zealous, raving, infuriated, berserk,

realm

syn: domain, duchy, bailiwick, jurisdiction

rejuvenate

syn: revitalize, renew

remunerate

syn: compensate, satisfy, profit, benefit

sparse

syn: thin, scanty, few and far between

sterling

syn: first-rate, outstanding, worthy, pure.

venture

syn: (n) gamble, (v) try, chance, undertake

warp

syn: (v) bend, distort, misshape, (n) irregularity

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