32 terms

1 and 2 antonyms

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gibe
compliment, praise
augment
decrease, diminish
ambidextrous
clumsy, all thumbs, maladroit
fortitude
fearfulness, timidity, faintheartedness
dour
cheery, inviting, genial
bereft
replete, well provided
adulterate
purify, purge, expurgate
insidious
frank, ingenuous, aboveboard
opulent
poverty-stricken, wretched, destitute
pliant
rigid, inflexible, recalcitrant
warily
recklessly, heedlessly, incautiously
verbatim
paraphrased
unkempt
well groomed, tidy, neat, natty
tentative
definite, conclusive, confirmed
stolid
emotional, oversensitive, high strung
impetus
curb, hindrance, impediment, constraint
jeopardy
safety, security
tepid
heated, excited, enthusiastic
impervious
porous, permeable, vulnerable
holocaust
deluge, inundation
grimace
(n) smile, grim (v) beam
feasible
unworkable, impractical
extol
criticize, belittle, disparage
cursory
thorough, painstaking, careful
benevolent
malicious, spiteful, malevolent
belligerent
(adj) peaceful, conciliatory, placid
amicable
hostile, antagonistic
averse
favorably disposed, eager, keen
adroit
clumsy, inept, all thumbs
scrutinize
skim, scan, glance at
retrogress
advance, evolve, progress
meticulous
careless, negligent, sloppy