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Conundrum

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Meaning
Riddle; difficult problem

Synonyms:
Brain-Teaser, Enigma, Poser, Puzzlement

Antonyms:
Known, Understanding

Conundrum
Contusion

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An injury that doesn’t break the skin but results in some discolouration

Synonyms:
Bang, Bump, Cut, Knock

Antonyms:
Depression, Blahs

Contusion
Contumacious

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Stubborn and disobedient; resisting authority

Synonyms:
Estranged, Rebellious, Obdurate, Recalcitrant

Antonyms:
Obedient, Subordinate

Contumacious
Controvert

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Oppose with arguments; attempt to refute; contradict

Synonyms:
Invalidate, Challenge, Confound, Disprove

Antonyms:
Agree, Forbear

Controvert
Contrived

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Unnatural and forced; artificial

Synonyms:
Artificial, Labored, Overdone, Phony

Antonyms:
Spontaneous, Unchanged

Contrived
Contrite

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Penitent; repentant

Synonyms:
Attritional, Compunctious, Humble, Repentant

Antonyms:
Hurtful, Mean

Contrite
Contravene

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Contradict; oppose; violate (a rule, law, or custom); n. Contravention

Synonyms:
Abjure, Breach, Transgress, Thwart

Antonyms:
Assent, Concur

Contravene
Contraband

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Illegal trade; smuggling; smuggled goods; adj.

Synonyms:
Banned, Bootleg, Disapproved, Excluded

Antonyms:
Allowed, Lawful

Contraband
Contortions

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Twistings; distortions

Synonyms:
Crookedness, Grimace, Wryness, Anamorphosis

Antonyms:
Beauty, Smoothness

Contortions
Contingent

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A gathering of persons representative of some larger group

Synonyms:
Casual, Chance, Fluky, Uncertain

Antonyms:
Certain, Definite

Contingent