Unit 7 Vocab

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Allay
(v.) to calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve

Synonyms: reduce, alleviate, moderate
Antonyms: aggravate, exacerbate, intensify
Bestial
(adj.) beastlike; beastly, brutal; subhuman in intelligence and sensibility

Synonyms: animalistic, loathsome
Antonyms: human, clement, virtuous, upright
Convivial
(adj.) festive, sociable, having fun together, genial

Synonyms: fun-loving, jovial, merry
Antonyms: dour, sullen, unsociable
Coterie
(n.) a circle of acquaintances; a close-knit, often exclusive, group of people with a common interest

Synonyms: clique, set