Vocabulary Workshop Level C Unit 7 Vocabulary Synonyms and Antonyms

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acme
Synonyms: summit, top, peak, pinnacle /Antonyms:low point, bottom, nadir
attribute
Synonyms: (n.) trait; (v.) ascribe
belittle
Synonyms: minimize, underrate, disparage /Antonyms:exaggerate, magnify, overestimate
convey
Synonyms: carry, send, impart
doctrine
NONE; similar words: belief, principle, or teaching
excise
Synonyms:(v.) cut out, delete, expunge /Antonyms:(v.) put in, insert, interpolate
exotic
Synonyms: strange, alien, picturesque, colorful, /Antonyms:native, indigenous, familiar, commonplace
haggard
Synonyms: drawn, gaunt, wasted /Antonyms:healthy, glowing, radiant, hale and hearty
jaunty
Synonyms: unconcerned, lighthearted /Antonyms:downcast, dejected, glum
juncture
Synonyms: union, seam, joint, turning point
menial
Synonyms:(n.) underling, scullion, servant /Antonyms: (adj.) lofty, elevated; (n.) boss, master
parry
NONE; similar words: deflect, evade, avoid
predatory
Synonyms: looting, pillaging, ravenous, rapacious
ravage
Synonyms:(v.) wreck, devastate /Antonyms: (v.) spare
stance
Synonyms: posture, bearing
tawdry
Synonyms: loud, garish, gaudy, tacky, vulgar /Antonyms:refined, tasteful, subdued, muted
turncoat
Synonyms: traitor, quisling, deserter, renegade/Antonyms:loyalist, diehard
unassuming
Antonyms: conceited, pretentious, self-important
wallow
Synonyms:(v.) delight in, bask in
waver
Synonyms: hesitate, falter /Antonyms:stand firm, be resolute
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