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Circumscribe

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Meaning
Limit; confine; draw a line around

Synonyms:
Confine, Delineate, Hamper, Outline

Antonyms:
Free, Loose

Circumscribe
Circumlocution

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Indirect or roundabout expression

Synonyms:
Verbosity, Wordiness, Redundance, Tautology

Antonyms:
Brevity, Shortness

Circumlocution
Circuitous

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Roundabout

Synonyms:
Deceitful, Devious, Labyrinthine, Collateral

Antonyms:
Direct, Straight

Circuitous
Cipher

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Nonentity; worthless person or thing; zero; secret code

Synonyms:
Nullity, Squat, Blank, Naught

Antonyms:
Surmise, Guess

Cipher
Churlish

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Boorish; rude

Synonyms:
Brusque, Cantankerous, Discourteous, Rustic

Antonyms:
Polite, Gentle

Churlish
Chuckle

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Laugh quietly

Synonyms:
Giggle, Chortle, Smile, Snicker

Antonyms:
Cry, Gloom

Chuckle
Chortle

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Chuckle with delight

Synonyms:
Cackle, Giggle, Sniggle, Titter

Antonyms:
Cry, Sad

Chortle
Choleric

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Hot-tempered; bad-tempered; irritable; easily angered

Synonyms:
Peevish, Angry, Carping, Caviling

Antonyms:
Accepting, Friendly

Choleric
Chivalrous

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Courteous; faithful; brave; n. Chivalry

Synonyms:
Benevolent, Considerate, Altruistic, Bold

Antonyms:
Meek, Timid

Chivalrous
Chisel

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Swindle or cheat; n: wedgelike tool for cutting

Synonyms:
Betray, Cheat, Deceive, Shaping Tool

Antonyms:
Aid, Help

Chisel