Synonyms: Freedom, Liberty, Self rule, Home rule
Antonyms: Dependence, Subjection, Force, Compulsion
Example: Activists stepped up their demands for local autonomy.
Synonyms: Wild, Stormy, Angry, Turbulent
Antonyms: Calm, Delighted, Gleeful, Happy
Example: I flew into a rage.
Synonyms: Disturbed, Discontinuous, Upset, Interrupt
Antonyms: Calm, Soothe, Appease, Compose
Example: Demonstrators succeeded in disrupting the meeting.
Synonyms: Competition, Conflict, Struggle, Strife
Antonyms: Harmony, Peace, Accord, Calm
Example: There is a certain amount of friendly rivalry between the teams.
Synonyms: Anxious, Laden, tense, Filled, Full
Antonyms: Empty, calm, Easy, Quiet, Peaceful
Example: This technique is fraught with dangers.
Synonyms: Pension, Allowance, Share, Grant
Antonyms: Debt, Loss, Penalty, Misfortune
Example: She receives a small annuity.
Synonyms: Excuse, Release, Discharge, Spared
Antonyms: Prevent, Accountable, Answerable, Blame
Example: Men in college were exempt from military service.
Synonyms: Frenetic, Agitated, Restless, Feverish
Antonyms: Calm, Peaceful, Tranquil, Easeful
Example: They've got a hectic schedule planned.
Synonyms: Fix, Specify, Set, Prescribed
Antonyms: Refuse, Imply, Discourage, Break off
Example: A delivery date is stipulated in the contract.
Synonyms: Help, Benefit, Profit, Service
Antonyms: Dissatisfy, Fail, Worthlessness, Hinder
Example: His efforts were to no avail.
Synonyms: Dainty, Delicate, Feeble
Antonyms: Ready, Strong, Willing, Uncritical
Example: I used to be squeamish about eating raw fish.
Synonyms: Careful, Prudent, Watchful, Guarded
Antonyms: Incautious, Careless, Reckless, Unguarded
Example: The scientists are cautious about using enzyme therapy on humans.
Synonyms: Bequest, Endowment, Patrimony
Antonyms: Inability, Incapacity, Debt
Example: She left us a legacy of a million dollars.
Synonyms: Nurture, Encourage, Promote, Nourish
Antonyms: Discourage, Neglect, Ignore, Hinder
Example: Such conditions foster the spread of the disease.
Synonyms: Plume, Foppish, Smarten
Antonyms: Let go, Slow
Example: She stood preening in their midst, delighted with the attention.
Synonyms: Credible, Believable, Likely, Probable
Antonyms: Unlikely, Unbelievable
Example: That explanation seems entirely plausible to me.
Synonyms: Narration, Recitation, Concert
Example: He regularly presented organ recitals throughout his career.
Synonyms: Bragging, Swagger, Bluster
Example: He's always boasting.
Synonyms: Deflect, Diffract, Turn
Antonyms: Straighten, Rise, Smooth
Example: His crystal body acts as a prism that can refract light and energy beams.
Synonyms: Avatar, Epitome, Incarnation
Antonyms: Exclusion, Disorganization
Example: She's the embodiment of all our hopes.