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Anecdote

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Meaning
short story of an amusing or interesting event

Synonyms:
sketch, story, yarn, reminiscence

Antonyms:
memoir, chronicle

Anecdote
Angelic

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Marked by utter benignity; resembling or befitting an angel or saint

Synonyms:
seraphic, pure, ethereal, adorable

Antonyms:
demoniac, demoniacal

Angelic
Anguish

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Meaning
acute pain; extreme suffering

Synonyms:
agony, torture, pang, acute

Antonyms:
ease, pleasure

Anguish
Amplify

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increase in size or effect; expand; broaden or clarify by expanding; intensify; make stronger; Ex. amplify one’s remarks with a graph

Synonyms:
augment, enlarge, expand, expatiate

Antonyms:
condense, reduce

Amplify
Amputate

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Meaning
cut off part of body; prune (a limb)

Synonyms:
dismember, eliminate, separate, sever

Antonyms:
join, put-in

Amputate
Amulet

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charm; talisman; an object worn believed to protect against evil, bad luck

Synonyms:
talisman, fetish, periapt, charm

Antonyms:
hoodoo, jinx

Amulet
Analgesic

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Meaning
causing insensitivity to pain; N.

Synonyms:
anodyne, soother, painkiller, anesthetic

Antonyms:
analeptic, stimulant

Analgesic
Analogy

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Meaning
similarity; parallelism; comparing two similar things

Synonyms:
relation, resemblance, likeness, similitude

Antonyms:
incongruity, disagreement

Analogy
Anarchy

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Meaning
absence of governing body; state of disorder

Synonyms:
misrule, disorder, lawlessness, violence

Antonyms:
order, organisation

Anarchy
Ancillary

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Meaning
serving as an aid or accessory; auxiliary; N.

Synonyms:
auxiliary, helping, instrumental, subordinate

Antonyms:
alien, adverse

Ancillary

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