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adapt

to adjust or change to suit conditions Syn acclimatise

acclimatise

to get used to

Carp

to complain or find fault in a petty or nagging way

quibble

minor objection or complaint

ancillary

helping; providing assistance; subordinate, additional

sporadic

occurring irregularly

prune

trim, clip . To clip or prune the dead leaves from the plant

fatal

causing death, mortal

adequate

enough, sufficient, suitable

Apethetic

lacking interest or concern, indifferent, uninterested

demote

To lower in rank or authorityANT upgrade

naive

lacking experience, showing lack of knowledgeANT Experienced

immense

huge, very largeANT: Tiny

condone

to pardon or overlookANT: Accept

disdain

to regard with scorn or unworthy or contempt ANT: admiration

obidient

Doing what one is asked or told

permit

to allow; to authorizeANT: prevent

annoy

to irritate, aggregate

jaded

Tired, worn out, bored, or lacking enthusiasm

Loiter

Hang around or waiting around

Curvature

Arc, curve

Futile

Ineffective

Woe

Deep distress or misery, sorrow, anguish

Quirky

Unconventional, different, unusual

detrimental

harmful; damaging 'when something is detrimental to your health, means it's bad for your health like coke cola ;)

Oppress

to keep down by force or to persuade with excessive power

supply

The amount of goods available for saleSYN: Stock

settled

stable; secure; in more or less a permanent situation

repel

to push away

lament

to mourn, to express sorrow; to grieve

meagre

Lacking in quantity or quality

immense

huge, very large amount of something

condone

to accept, to allow, to pardon or overlook an offence

Veto

rejection of a decision

lean

1st. to incline or bend from a vertical position2nd meaning. slim and healthy

wasteful

using or spending too muchANT: Economical