SYNONYMS 1) Abandon = leave, quit, vacate 3) Abject = degraded, base 5) Abrupt = steep, sharp, curt 7) Accelerate = speed up, hasten

9) Allied = related, connected 11) Amateur = volunteer, dabbler, novice 13) Amiable = friendly, pleasant 15) Antagonism = enmity, hostility 17) Arrogant = haughty, insolent 19) Astute = shrewd, quick, bright 21) Atone = appease, propitiate 23) Austere = harsh, stern, solemn 25) Acrid = tart, pungent 27) Appetite = hunger, longing 29) Artificial = affected, unnatural 31) Abominable = loath, wicked, awful, bad 33) Acute = sagacious, astute 35) Adapt = adjust, confirm 37) Adore = hold dear, revere 39) Baffle = puzzle, confuse 41) Balk = stop, check 43) Barefaced = shameless, impudent 45) Bear = suffer, tolerate 47) Benevolent = generous, humane 49) Bland = gracious, smooth 51) Blithe = joyous, gay, merry 53) Brisk = animated, alert, alive 55) Barbarous = rude, uncultured 57) Barren = sterile, unfertile 59) Bashful = timid, shy 61) Belittle = rundown, decry 63) Betray = deceive, trick 65) Bewilder = enchant, hypnotise 67) Blemish = deformity, flaw 69) Burlesque = confuse, perplex 71) Bewitch = enchant, hypnotise 73) Characteristic = peculiarity, quality 75) Clumsy = ungraceful, embarrassing 77) Clutch = hold on, secure, clench 79) Conclusive = decisive, final 81) Congenial = compatible, harmonious 83) Calamity = disaster, misfortune 85) Callous = insensitive, stiff 87) Candid = frank, sincere 89) Hallucination = illusion, delusion 91) Hamper = obstruct, impede 93) Haughty = proud, arrogant 95) Humdrum = tiresome, prosaic, dull 2) Caustic = pungent, tart 4) Censure = blame, reproach 6) Chaos = confusion, disorder 8) Chaste = virtuous, classic 10) Clamour = noise, outcry 12) Conjecture = guess, speculation 14) Counterfeit, false, fraudulent 16) Cramp = handicap, restrain 18) Cynical = scornful, haughty 20) Carcass = corpse, remains 22) Cardinal = important, chief 24) Dawn = sunrise, daybreak 26) Dainty = exquisite, elegant 28) Derogatory = ignoble, scandalous 30) Dogmatic = arrogant, dictatorial 32) Deliberate = intentional, voluntary 34) Derisive = sarcastic, scornful 36) Desolate = deserted, waste 38) Detest = despise, abhor 40) Egoism = self absorption, conceit 42) Extravagant = lavish, fantastic, unreal 44) Eccentric = odd, peculiar 46) Envious = desirous, jealous 48) Excellence = perfection, merit 50) Expedient = advisable, desirable 52) Extenuate = forgive, pardon 54) Endeavour = try, attempt 56) Feud = argument 58) Fantastic = grotesque, odd 60) Fastidious = fussy, judicious 62) Flashy = showy, gaudy 64) Flaw = defect, fissure, crack 66) Frivolous = silly, fickle 68) Furtive = stealthy, sly 70) Frail = loose, dissolute 72) Furious = angry, raging, wild 74) Gnaw = eat, chew, erode 76) Ghastly = horrible, fearful 78) Guileless = innocent, ingenuous 80) Gaunt = lean, haggard 82) Giddy = fickle, light-headed 84) Glib = fluent, talkative 86) Gusto = relish, delight 88) Hackneyed = monotonous, common 90) Mystify = confuse, perplex 92) Malady = illness, sickness, disease 94) Messy = dirty, disorderly, confused 96) Notify = inform, advise, announce

doubtful 119) Inert = inactive. set off 120) Overpower = overcome. easily annoyed 144) Phlegmatic = apathetic. suggestion 125) Intemperance = excess. offensive 98) Numb = blunt. wavering 111) Insolent = arrogant. abate 179) Mock = deride. skillful 160) Profound = deep. unrepentant 106) Obscure = indistinct. drill 169) Mania = enthusiasm. showy 132) Oath = pledge. interfering 173) Mediocre = middling. empiric 189) Quell = stop 191) Rabid = frantic. furious. demure 156) Privation = deprivation. unpaid 116) Overlook = oversee. unclear 108) Obsolete = outworn. cruel 130) Ostentatious = pretentious. arouse 137) Keen = piercing. anger. dissolute 109) Inconsistent = fickle. penetrating 139) Laborious = toilsome. strategy. grim 155) Luxuriant = lush. holy 150) Pithy = brief. mad 193) Rancid = rank. evoke 168) Prudish = demure. rage 184) Yield = concede. faint 145) League = alliance. precise 170) Puerile = juvenile. defeated 124) Obligation = responsibility. lacking sensation 100) Novel = new. surrender 186) Zeal = eagerness. union 147) Lax = careless. graphic. unyielding 129) Jealous = envious. renowned 105) Immaterial = spiritual. concise and meaningful 152) Potent = forceful. demolish. goodbye 194) Bedevil = confuse. cautious 187) Quack = imposter. mature 161) Misgiving = doubt. excuse. showing no emotion 146) Picturesque = artistic. mighty. uncivil 135) Kindle = ignite. soften. mistrust 163) Morose = moody. molest 140) Pert = impertinent. scorn 181) Pompous = boastful. great. skip 118) Offset = balance. powerful 154) Prim = stiff. dogmatic 112) Outrage = insult. contract 126) Odious = repulsive. humble 177) Mitigate = lessen. very small. languid. unsteady. stubborn. harsh 103) Illustrious = eminent. meditative 178) Peevish = cross. adolescent 172) Puny = tiny. intangible 107) Immoral = corrupt. different 102) Nimble = agile. youthful 133) Ill bred = rude. inconceivable 117) Incredulous = sceptical. annoy. farce 99) Hideous = horrible. abuse 114) Outstanding = unsettled. devout. voluble 153) Lurid = ashy. profuse 157) Marvelous = wonderful. distrustful 131) Juvenile = immature. masterly. gloomy 165) Mutilate = maim. cautious 185) Quaint = careful. touchy 180) Placid = calm. haughty 113) Imminent = threatening. ordinary 175) Meek = mild. feeling 176) Pensive = melancholy. craze 171) Meddlesome = officious. coming 115) Incredible = doubtful. miraculous 159) Mellow = warm-hearted. energetic 141) Lament = mourn. confound . offensive 128) Oppressive = burdensome. remiss 149) Lethargy = drowsiness. rude 142) Petulant = irritable. pale. self-important 183) Prudent = careful. prim. saturate 136) Pernicious = harmful. vivid 148) Pious = religious. to defeat 122) Overthrown = upset. increasing 164) Prompt = immediate. ardour 188) Adaptation = synchronization. antiquated 110) Obstinate = tenacious. exuberant. cripple 167) Manoeuvre = scheme. ill mannered. repulsive 101) Hoarse = raucous. helpless 123) Inkling = hint. inferior in strength 174) Passion = emotion. indifferent 192) Adieu = farewell.97) Hypocritical = insincere. peaceful 182) Wrath = fury. enthusiasm. passive 121) Infantile = childish. to swear 134) Permeate = penetrate. apathy 151) Loquacious = fluent. lavish. ruinous 138) Persecute = oppress. intense 162) Progressive = advancing. injury. neediness 158) Proficient = expert. deplore 143) Languid = drooping. alert 104) Obdurate = stubborn. quick 166) Provoke = elicit. self-indulgence 127) Invincible = indomitable. confirmation 190) Apathetic = uninspired. bad.

trend 241) Unchaste = indecent. version 291) Apprehension = uneasiness. multiply 226) Inaptitude = unfit. subtle 265) Warrant = pledge. pleasure 287) Conspicuous = obvious. churchly 220) Elegance = grace. predecessor 236) Pietistic = fervent. winding. caution 281) Fabulous = fantastic. carefulness 282) Morale = confidence. unimportant 233) Treason = treachery. statement 269) Episode = event. incident 271) Dismay = discourage. tortuous 217) Slender = slim. ugly. kiss 206) Cling = stick. amazing 283) Chivalry = nobility. make 202) Curial = a medieval court or assembly 204) Caress = love. cause to do 225) Servile = dependant. fierce 253) Vile = disgusting. disorder 231) Trifling = trivial.195) Rapture = bliss. loathsome 288) Rummaging = ransacking 290) Sacredness = chastity 292) Languor = lethargy. clear 289) Rendition = interpretation. thin. slack 234) Precursor = ancestor. blatant. ecstasy 197) Remorse = repentance. spirit 284) Obscure = unknown. stimulate 250) Gesticulate = wink. derogatory 210) Defiant = proud. refined 222) Effulgence = illuminating 224) Fructify = generate. perilous 275) Perception = understanding. incapacity 228) Ironical = ironic. tribal 216) Enormous = immense. decline 263) Willy = crafty. opposite 211) Reluctance = aversion. odious 242) Scission = section. infirmity 264) Vain = shameless 266) Vivid = clear 268) Incredible = unbelievable. betrayal 235) Taper = decrease. nostalgic 209) Relevant = relative. adhere 208) Degrading = lowering. rude 245) Uphold = support. nod. submissive 227) Slovenly = untidy. sleek 200) Constitute = compose. inspired 238) Referral = allusion. inconspicuous 286) Abominable = hateful. rudeness 260) Suppress = check. 196) Bizarre = strange. discontinue 274) Precedent = standard for comparison 276) Modesty = simplicity 278) Morsel = piece. immoral 243) Uncouth = vulgar. lively 259) Voluble = talkative. frighten 273) Hazardous = dangerous. refractory 203) Reconcile = adjust. fondle. cleavage 244) Sequent = following. maintain 247) Vanquish = conquer. narrow 237) Tardy = late. lassitude . regret 199) Random = chance. gather 256) Harass = trouble. vengeful 257) Vivacious = animated. stir. guarantee 267) Assertion = declaration. ungovernable 207) Regretful = sorrowful. provocative 212) Dandy = very good. shifting 279) Admonish = warn. improbable 270) Celibacy = virginity. knighthood 285) Ecstasy = delight. haphazard 201) Rebellious = defiant. elude 215) Sinuous = snaky. beck 252) Greed = rapacity. afflict 258) Insolence = arrogance. delayed 239) Tendency = inclination. bit 280) Prudence = tact. locality 251) Vehement = violent. disorderly 229) Tarnish = dull. dry 230) Kinship = relationship 232) Lax = loose. bridle 262) Vice = fault. rebellion. defeat 249) Vicinity = neighbourhood. incite. mention 240) Repulsive = ugly. succeeding 246) Terminate = close. lean 219) Sly = tricky. rational 223) Stimulate = excite. bachelorhood 272) Cease = end. fluent 261) Wane = decrease. avarice 254) Heap = pile. comprehend 277) Variable = changeable. harmonize 205) Refractory = stubborn. wily 221) Sober = calm. offensive 255) Vindictive = revengeful. great 214) Ethnic = racial. unwillingness 213) Shun = avoid. conclude 248) Urge = spur. curious 198) Burnished = polished. vast 218) Ecclesiastical = theocratic.

freak. renunciation 328) Axiom = maxim. excuse. explorer 301) Retreat = fall back. impulsive 338) Jest = fun. fragile 320) Bustle = hurry 322) Abdicate = give up 324) Abhor = detest 326) Abnegation = denial.anticipation 293) Calamity = bad luck. peace. impulse 304) Fatality = lethality. deserter 323) Offset = compensate for balance 325) Somber = grave. homage 331) Magnitude = extent. mortification 310) Violation = infringement. pretext 294) Fervency = warmth. hasty. dull 327) Vigorous = powerful. excuse. means 316) Bruise = injury. alibi 298) Banishment = exile. crave 335) Gutter = drain. hurt 318) Brittle = frail. depart 303) Etiquette = decorum 305) League = alliance 307) Mirth = joy 309) Futile = useless 311) Induce = persuade 313) Assorted = various. deadly 306) Folly = mistake. zeal 296) Exculpation = exoneration. forceful 329) Revere = respect. mixed 315) Void = useless 317) Populous = crowded 319) Isolate = separate 321) Fugitive = refugee. stupidity 308) Penance = austerity. glitter 341) Conceal = suppress. desist 344) Onerous = burdensome. amity 345) Evasion = quibble. taxing . screen 343) Concord = unity. sprouting 302) Caprice = vagary. misfortune 295) Dodge = avoid. joke. sewer 337) Integrity = soundness 339) Lustre = brightness. a saying widely accepted 330) Authentic = genuine 332) Astute = shrewd 334) Amnesty = pardon 336) Impetuous = rash. ditch. sincere 342) Abstain = forbear. elude 297) Mockery = ridicule 299) Pioneer = pathfinder. dimension 333) Yearn = desire. pomposity 314) Mode = method. way. breach 312) Splendor = glory. taunt 340) Cordial = hearty. gloomy. expatriation 300) Burgeon = growth. withhold.

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