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antagonism - hostility; active opposition; V. antagonize: cause to become an enemy; N. antagonist: person who is opposed to another; opponent; adversary; principal character in oppostion to the protagonist
polar - of a pole; characterized by opposite extremes; Ex. polar opposites
promiscuous - mixed indiscriminately; indiscriminate; not choosing carefully; indiscriminate in the choice of sexual partners; irregular, particularly sexually; Ex. promiscuous life/girl; N. promiscuity
compliance - conformity in fulfilling requirements; readiness to yield; disposition to yield to others; V. comply
viable - capable of maintaining life; feasible; practical or workable; Ex. viable scheme
fulminate - thunder; explode; issue a severe denunciation
intimidate - frighten; N. intimidation
chasten - discipline; punish in order to correct; CF. castigate
amphibian - able to live both on land and in water; N.
censorious - severely critical