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Final Exam Vocab Synonyms

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accost
buttonhole, approach, confront
acuity
keeness, acutness
emulate
copy, mimic, rival, match, measure up to
encomium
panegyric, eulogy, commendation
eschew
abstain from, steer clear of, forgo
taciturn
tight-lipped, uncommunicative, laconic
celerity
promptness, alacrity, speed
gambit
ploy, strartagem, ruse, manuever
maelstrom
vortex, chaos, turbulance, tumult
distraught
frantic, distracted
eulogy
panegyric, encomium, tribute
stratagem
ruse, trick, ploy, subterfuge
ubiquitous
omnipresent, pervasive, universal
agnostic
doubter
diatribe
harangue, tirade
intermittent
fitful, spasmodic, random
neophyte
tenderfoot, tyro, rookie
perspicasity
acuity, acumen, discernment
sylvan
forested, aradian
testy
irratable, peevish, waspish, petulant
allay
reduce, alleviate, moderate
furtive
clandestine, covert, surreptitous
indigent
penniless, poverty-sticken, destitute
raiment
apparel, attire
exacerbate
aggravate, intesify, worsen
raze
pull down, demolish, shave off
imperturbable
unflappable, unexcitable, serene, unruffled
refulgent
lumnious, splendid
tyro
neophyte
vacillate
seesaw, fluctuate, oscillate
forgo
refrain from, renounce
luminous
radient, bright, reflugent, lustrous
oscillate
vibrate, vacillate
sporadic
intermittent, spasmodic
delectable
delicious, scrumptious
impecunious
penniless, impoverished, indigent
sequester
seculde, segregate, isolate, closet
laconic
terse, succinct, pithy, compact
omnipresent
ubiquitous, ever-present
panegyric
tribute, encomium, testimonal