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33 terms

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agnostic
one who believes it impossible to know whether or not God exists
nepotism
favoritism to relatives in giving jobs and offices
enigmatic
puzzling, mysterious, perplexing
blatant
completely obvious, often offensively so; shameless
nebulous
unclear, hazy, indistinct
procrustean
forcing rigid conformity
denigrate
defame, speak ill of, attack the reputation of
prosaic
commonplace, dull, uninspired
docile
easily managed, controlled, or taught; gentle;submissive
boycott
refuse to deal with as a means of protest and persuasion
carnage
great slaughter, massacre
carnal
pertaining to desires of the flesh; sensual, sexual, lustful, wordly
carnivorous
flesh-eating
incarnate
having bodily form, especially human form; personified
reincarnation
rebirth in another body
agnostic
synonyms: unbeliever, doubter, questioner, skeptic
nepotism
synonyms: favoritism, patronage,
enigmatic
synonyms: mystifying, baffling, bewildering, obscure, cryptic.
enigmatic
contrasted words:candid, frank, intelligible, lucid
blatant
synonyms: clear, outstanding, prominent, conspicuous.
blatant
contrasted words: inconspicuous, subtle, unobtrusive
nebulous
synonyms:fuzzy, murcky, imprecise, confused, vague
nebulous
contrasted words: lucid, unambiguous
Procrustean
synonyms: unyielding, inflexible, unbending, drastically rigid, ruthlessly rigid, stringent
Procrustean
contrasted words: pliant, pliable, lax
denigrate
synonyms:belittle, discredit, slander, disparage
denigrate
contrasted words: extol, laud, exculpate, absolve, vindicate
prosaic
synonyms:humdrum, uninteresting, ordinary, monotonous, mundane
prosaic
contrasted words: lyrical, rapturous, fanciful
docile
synonyms: obedient, manageable, amendable
docile
contrasted words: obdurate, truculent, refractory, fractious, contentious, belligerent, bellicose, pugnacious
boycott
synonyms: reject, ban, exclude, ostracize,
boycott
contrasted words: patronize