Unit 1 Vocab Synonyms/Antonyms

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  1. Synonyms: Commendation, sanction
    Antonyms: Disapproval, Condemnation, Censure
    Approbation
  2. Synonyms: mitigate, alleviate, slake, allay
    Antonyms: Intensify, aggravate, exacerbate
    assuage
  3. Synonyms: alliance, league, federation, combine
    Antonyms: splinter group
    Coalition
  4. Synonyms: degeneration, corruption
    Antonyms: rise, growth, development, maturation
    Decadence
  5. Synonyms: call forth, evoke, extract, educe
    Antonyms: repress, quash, squlech, stifle
    elicit
  6. Syns: protest, remonstrate, complain, argue
    Ants: keep quiet
    Expostulate
  7. Syns: banal, trite, commonplace, corny
    Ants: new, fresh, novel, original
    Hackneyed
  8. Syns: pause, lacuna, gap, opening
    Ants: continuity, continuation
    hiatus
  9. Syns: insinuation, intimation, aspersion, hint
    Ants: direct statement
    Innuendo
  10. Syns: intervene, mediate, intervene, negotiate
     Ants: harm, counteract
    Intercede
  11. Syns: sated, surfeited, cloyed, weary
    Ants: unspoiled, uncloyed, fresh, unused
    Jaded
  12. Syns: gruesome, gory, grisly, baleful, ghastly
    Ants: pleasant, attractive, appealing, wholesome
    Lurid
  13. Syns: praiseworthy, laudable, commendable
    Ants: blameworthy, reprehensible, discreditable
    Meritorious
  14. Syns: irritable, testy, waspish, querulous
    Ants: even-tempered, placid, serene, amiable, happy
    Petulant
  15. Syns: perquisite, perk, claim, advantage
    Ants: duty, obligation
    Prerogative
  16. Syns: (adj.) narrow-minded, parochial, insular, naive
    Ants: (adj.) cosmopolitan, catholic, broad-minded
    Provincial
  17. Syns: feign, pretend, affect, resemble
    Ants: be real
    Stimulate
  18. Syns: surpass, outstrip, better, exceed
    Ants: fail, lose
    Transcend
  19. Syns: irritation, pique, annoyance
    Ants: pleasure, delight, satisfaction
    Umbrage
  20. Syns: mealymouthed, servile, fawning, greasy
    Ants: gruff, blunt
    Unctuous

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