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Filibuster

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Block legislation or prevent action in a lawmaking body by making very slow long speeches; n; freebooter

Synonyms:
Hindrance, Opposition, Talkathon, Delay

Antonyms:
Catalyst, Impetus

Filibuster
Filigree

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Delicate ornamental lacelike metalwork

Synonyms:
Interlace, Lattice, Tracery, Lace work

Antonyms:
Disorganisation

Filigree
Firebrand

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Piece of burning wood; hothead; troublemaker; person who stirs up trouble

Synonyms:
Demonstrator, Boycotter, Disrupter, Radical

Antonyms:
Confidant, Helper

Firebrand
Flaccid

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Flabby; lacking firmness; weak

Synonyms:
Debilitated, Enervated, Flimsy, Sapped

Antonyms:
Firm, Taut

Flaccid
Fleck

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Spot; mark with flecks; n: small mark or spot

Synonyms:
Streak, Speck, Bit, Patch

Antonyms:
Glob, Mass

Fleck
Fledgling

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Inexperienced

Synonyms:
Nestling, Newcomer, Rookie, Tyro

Antonyms:
Expert, Professional

Fledgling
Flippant

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Lacking proper seriousness

Synonyms:
Flip, Glib, Impudent, Insolent

Antonyms:
Courteous, Reverent

Flippant
Florid

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Ruddy; (of a complexion) reddish; flowery; very ornate; cf. Rose

Synonyms:
Aureate, Figurative, Grandiloquent, sonorous

Antonyms:
Inelaborate, Natural

Florid
Foible

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Small weakness of character; slight fault

Synonyms:
Characteristic, Fault, Defect, Frailty

Antonyms:
Advantage, Strength

Foible
Foolhardy

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Rash; reckless; foolishly daring

Synonyms:
Adventurous, Audacious, Headstrong, Precipitate

Antonyms:
 cautious, Discreet

Foolhardy