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Elegy

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Meaning
Poem or song expressing lamentation (for the dead)

Synonyms:
Lament, Threnody, Requiem, Knell

Antonyms:
Celebration, Praise

Elegy
Egotistical

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Egotistic; excessively self-centered(egocentric)

Synonyms:
Conceited, Pompous, Self Centered, Smug

Egotistical
Egotism

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Tendency to speak or write of oneself excessively

Synonyms:
Arrogance, Bragging, Grandstand, Exult

Antonyms:
Grieve, Mourn

Egotism
Effulgent

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Shining brightly; brilliant

Synonyms:
Blazing, Dazzling, Incandescent, Splendid

Antonyms:
Dark, Dull

Effulgent
Effete

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Having lost one’s original power

Synonyms:
Corrupt, Degenerate, Immoral, Obsolete

Antonyms:
Tireless, Capable

Effete
Edict

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Decree (especially one issued by a sovereign)

Synonyms:
Act, Cannon, Commanding, Decree

Edict
Eddy

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Swirling current of water, air, etc.

Synonyms:
Swirl, Tide, Vortex, Whirlpool

Eddy
Ecclesiastic

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Ecclesiastical; pertaining to the church

Synonyms:
Chaplain, Divine, Cleric, Minister

Ecclesiastic
Eccentricity

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Oddity; idiosyncrasy

Synonyms:
Aberration, Abnormality, Anomaly, Caprice

Antonyms:
Commonality, Standard

Eccentricity
Ebb

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(of the tide) recede; lessen; diminish

Synonyms:
Dwindling, Sink,, Subside, Pine

Antonyms:
Enlarge, Develop

Ebb