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Astronomical

Meaning

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Meaning
enormously large or extensive

Synonyms:
colossal, enormous, ginormous, mega

Antonyms:
small, insignificant

Astronomical
Asylum
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Meaning
place of refuge or shelter; protection (religious or political)

Synonyms:
cover, den, harbor, haven

Asylum
Asymmetric
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Meaning
not identical on both sides of a dividing central line

Synonyms:
asymmetrical, dissymetrical, unbalanced, unsymmetric

Asymmetric
Atavism

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Meaning
resemblance to remote ancestors rather than to parents; reversion to an earlier type; throwback; ADJ. atavistic

Synonyms:
lapse, retrogression, revert, relapse

Antonyms:
progression, advanced

Atavism
Atheistic

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Meaning
denying the existence of God; N. atheism

Synonyms:
agnostic, godless, disbelieving, nonreligious

Antonyms:
God fearing, religious

Atheistic
Atone

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Meaning
make amends for; pay for; Ex. atone for

Synonyms:
absolve, satisfy, appease, balance

Antonyms:
deprive, forfeit

Atone
Attentive

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alert and watchful; listening carefully; paying attention; considerate; thoughtful; politely helpful; Ex. attentive audience; Ex. He was attentive to the old lady; N. attentions: act of courtesy and consideration

Synonyms:
alert, awake, aware, enrapt

Antonyms:
ignorant, neglectful

Attentive
Attenuate

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Meaning
make thin; weaken

Synonyms:
abate, constrict, debilitate, vitiate

Antonyms:
intensify, strenghten

Attenuate
Attire
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Meaning
clothe; N: clothing; array; apparel

Synonyms:
apparel, array, costume, drapes

Attire
Attribute
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Meaning
essential quality; V: ascribe; explain

Synonyms:
ascept, character, facet, mark

Attribute

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