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  • Slide through the words in the first go and try to guess the meaning of the word.
  • After the first cycle, flip to view the meanings of those words you do not know.
  • Flip through the set again and try to remember the meanings/synonyms/antonyms you have just learnt.
  • Repeat the cycle till you perfect it.

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Hem

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Surround tightly so that movement is impossible

Synonyms:
Skirt, Brim, Brink, Fringe

Antonyms:
Center, Interior

Hem
Hibernate

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Sleep throughout the winter

Synonyms:
Immure, Vegetate, Hole-up, Sleep

Antonyms:
Wakefulness, Activity

Hibernate
Hibernal

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Wintry; wintery; of or like winter

Synonyms:
Bleak, Desolate, Frigid, Gelid

Antonyms:
Cheerful, Responsive

Hibernal
Herald

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Messenger; sign of something to come

Synonyms:
Adviser, Forerunner, Ballyhoo, Harbinger

Antonyms:
Conceal, Deny

Herald
Hide

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Skin of an animal

Synonyms:
Camouflage, Disguise, Obscure, Adumbrate

Antonyms:
Release, Reveal

Hide
Hierarchy

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Arrangement by rank or standing; authoritarian body divided into ranks; body of persons having authority

Synonyms:
Pecking order, Ranking, Echelons, Pyramid

Antonyms:
Disorder, Chaos

Hierarchy
Hindrance

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Block; obstacle; v. Hinder

Synonyms:
Barrier, Deterrent, Hitch, Impediment

Antonyms:
Aid, Advantage

Hindrance
Hindsight

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Understanding the nature of an event after it has actually happened

Synonyms:
Knowledge, Recollection, Wisdom, 20/20 vision

Antonyms:
Inexperience, Ignorance

Hindsight
Historic

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Important in history; ex. Historic battle

Synonyms:
Consequential, Significant, Celebrated, Memorable

Antonyms:
Trivial, Unknown

Historic
Historical

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Connected with history; based on events in history (whether regarded as important or not)

Synonyms:
Factual, Archival, Attested, Authentic

Antonyms:
Fictional, Modern

Historical