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Acquiesce (v)-assent; agree without protest. Antonym: protest (v), resist (v).
Despite his reservations, he knew he would have to acquiesce to his boss' demands.


Amorous (adj)-affectionate; related to love or romance. Antonym: hateful (adj).
The lovers amorously gazed at one another.

Omar -- STOP EDITING OVER MY PICTURE (25 pts. ML)
Aroma (n)-fragrant, pleasing scent. Antonym: stench (n).
The aroma of her perfume was sweet and exotic.
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The stench from the cat's paw was not very aromatic.


Keanna (25 pts. ML)
Awkward (adj)-1. to be uncomfortable in a situation. Antonym: relaxed (adj).
It was awkward to see my best friend at the mall with my older brother.
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It was awkward to sit in a chair with 10 legs.


Nicholas (25 pts. ML)
Awkward (adj)-2. clumsy; difficult to handle. Antonym: graceful (adj).
The clown's giant shoes caused him to walk awkwardly.
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Lincoln
Consummate (adj)-archetypal, standard, picture-perfect.
A skilled cook and decorator, he is the consummate homemaker.

Tony (25 pts. ML)
Conversely (adv)-opposite; contrary. Antonym: analogously (adv).
If he passes the final, he'll receive a B in algebra; conversely, if he fails the final, he'll receive a D.

If Mike Song,the most beastly hip-hop dancer,(the one with the hat) dances his best in the competition he will win;conversely if he doesn't give the battle his all he will surely lose.

Abaca (25 pts. ML)
Deleterious (adj)-harmful, damaging. Antonym: helpful (adj).
Smoking is deleterious to your health.
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Mirza (25 pts. ML)
Delirium (n)-confusion, disorientation. Antonym: clarity (n).
She was in a state of delirium after meeting her favorite movie star.
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Hailey
(25 pts. ML)
Ecstasy (n)-rapture, joy, happiness. Antonym: despair (n).
He was ecstatic when he finally got his promotion to a higher rank.

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YIPPIE!!




Ahmad (25 pts. ML)
Enamored (v)-smitten; in love with; also idiomatically used in reference to appreciation for an object. Antonym: repelled (v).
Enamored with the dress, she decided to buy it for the prom.

That kid seems pretty enamored with his Nintendo "sicks tea phor".
Jonathan
Futile (adj)-useless, hopeless, pointless. Antonym: useful (adj).

It would be futile to engage Superman in an arm wrestling contest.

Xyon (25 pts. ML)
Incantation (n)-chant; singing magic spells.
The witch's incantation turned him into a toad.
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Merlin throws up the West side as he recites his gangsta incantation.

Eric
Inevitably (adv)-certainly, unavoidably.

It was inevitable that airlines would lose business after they raised airfares dramatically.

Bryeon (25 pts. ML)
Infatuation (n)-fixation, obsession; an engrossing passion. Antonym: indifference (n).
The man was infatuated by the vivid colors of the painting; he couldn't keep his eyes off of it.
The man was infatuated by the vivid colors of the painting; he couldn't keep his eyes off of it.


Perris
(25 pts. ML)
Inimitably (adv)-uniquely, distinctly; not able to be imitated.
Inimitably, Snoop Dogg has a style all his own.
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Lil wayne has his own inimitable style of rapping.

Kimi
(25 pts. ML)
Interminable (adj)-endless, incessant. Antonym: finite (adj).
Although the lame movie was short, it seemed interminable to the audience.

He tried to open the door by copying the man before him interminably until the janitor came and opened it.

Jessica (25 pts. ML)
Intuit (v)-perceive, infer; know without logic.
I can usually intuit when someone is not telling me the truth.
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My grandmother can intuit when something is wrong and I don't tell her.


Arthur
(25 pts. ML)
Laboriously (adv)-painstakingly, tediously, gruelingly; demanding a great deal of work or care. Antonym: easily (adv).
The designer laboriously hand-stitched pearls onto the dress.
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Because John Adams mispelled something in the Declaration of Independance, the writers had to work laboriously to write it again.


Mariah
(25 pts. ML)
Proximity (n)-nearness; closeness in relation. Antonym: distance (n).

The man in the elevator was uncomfortable by the proximity of the surrounding people.

Brittney
(25 pts. ML)
Reticence (n)-reluctance, unwillingness; silence. Antonym: willingness (n).
Being very shy, she showed reticence to voice her opinion during the class discussion.
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The little girl was very shy and showed reticence when she came into her first dance class.


Jordon
(25 pts. ML)
Senescent (adj)-aging; decaying over time. Antonym: youthful (adj).
The twelve-year-old dog was senescent.
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Tyerra
Shroud (n)-l. blanket, veil, cover; a draped material that envelops an object.

At the funeral the widow wore a shroud that veiled her face.


Ashley (25 pts. ML)
Shroud (v)-2. hide, cover; shield from view. Antonym: uncover (v).
The leaves shrouded the driveway, making it difficult to see the garage.

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The people use umbrellas to shroud from the rain.












Kayla (25 pts. ML)
Situation (n)-predicament; circumstances at a given moment; a state of affairs.
Prior to arresting the protester, the police officer assessed the situation.

The hamster is in an unfortunate situation where he has to push the buggy with his neck.
The hamster is in an unfortunate situation where he has to push the buggy with his neck.

Kazie
(25 pts. ML)
Synchronously (adv)-simultaneously, concurrently. Antonym: sequen­tially (adv).
My favorite TV shows air synchronously, which forces me to miss one.
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If only i had a DVR; i would be able to watch the shows that come on synchronously.

Cayla
Tortuous (adj)-1. arduous, trying, difficult. Antonym: easy (adj).

Immigrants find that applying for a green card is a tortuous process.
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He found it tortuous to meet the demands of his wife's to-do list.

Duyen (25 pts. ML)
Tranquility (n)-peacefulness; calm. Antonym: chaos (n).
The tranquility of the Adirondack mountains makes them a great place to spend the summer.

The music brought them to a place of tranquility where they escaped the problems of the world and relaxed by dancing with their friends.
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