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Anecdote

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Meaningshort story of an amusing or interesting event

Synonyms:sketch, story, yarn, reminiscence

Antonyms:memoir, chronicle

Anecdote
Angelic

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

Synonyms:seraphic, pure, ethereal, adorable

Antonyms:demoniac, demoniacal

Angelic
Anguish

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Meaningacute pain; extreme suffering

Synonyms:agony, torture, pang, acute

Antonyms:ease, pleasure

Anguish
Amplify

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Meaningincrease 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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Meaningcut off part of body; prune (a limb)

Synonyms:dismember, eliminate, separate, sever

Antonyms:join, put-in

Amputate
Amulet

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Meaningcharm; 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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Meaningcausing insensitivity to pain; N.

Synonyms:anodyne, soother, painkiller, anesthetic

Antonyms:analeptic, stimulant

Analgesic
Analogy

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Meaningsimilarity; parallelism; comparing two similar things

Synonyms:relation, resemblance, likeness, similitude

Antonyms:incongruity, disagreement

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Anarchy

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Meaningabsence of governing body; state of disorder

Synonyms:misrule, disorder, lawlessness, violence

Antonyms:order, organisation

Anarchy
Ancillary

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Meaningserving as an aid or accessory; auxiliary; N.

Synonyms:auxiliary, helping, instrumental, subordinate

Antonyms:alien, adverse

Ancillary

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