Midterm Vocabulary Unit 4
Last Modified: 2011-06-26
to run off and hide
SYN: bolt, make off, skip town
hard to do, requiring much effort
SYN: hard, difficult, laborious, fatiguing
ANT: easy, simple, effortless
to overcome with fear, intimidate; to dishearten, discourage
SYN: dismay, cow
ANT: encourage, embolden, reassure
mislead by a trick, deceive
SYN: dupe, put one over on
ANT: undeceive, disabuse, clue in
very brave, fearless, unshakable
SYN: valiant, courageous, audacious, daring
ANT: timid, cowardly, craven, pusillanimous
to attack with words, call bad names
SYN: inveigh against, malign, vilify, denounce
ANT: praise, acclaim, revere, idolize
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