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Malapropos

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Meaning
Inappropriate; adv.

Synonyms:
Inapposite, Inapt, Tactless, Infelicitous

Antonyms:
Apt, Suitable

Malapropos
Malaise

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Uneasiness; vague feeling of ill health (without any particular pain or appearance of disease)

Synonyms:
Angst, Anxiety, Disquiet, Distress

Antonyms:
Healthiness, Good health

Malaise
Maladroit

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Clumsy; not skillful; awkward; bungling

Synonyms:
Clunky, Halting, Gauche, Stumbling

Antonyms:
Able, Skillful

Maladroit
Magniloquent

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Boastful; pompous

Synonyms:
Boastful, Bombastic, Pompous, Turgid

Antonyms:
Terse, Modest

Magniloquent
Magnate

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Meaning
Person of prominence or influence; powerful or influential person (in business or industry)

Synonyms:
Plutocrat, Bigwig, Capitalist, Mogul

Antonyms:
Lowly, Unknown

Magnate
Magnanimity

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Generosity; adj. Magnanimous: generous

Synonyms:
Chivalry, Philanthropy, Generous, Generosity

Antonyms:
Meanness, Selfishness

Magnanimity
Maelstrom

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Violent whirlpool; violent or tublent situation

Synonyms:
Pandemonium, Chaos, Turmoil, Bedlam

Antonyms:
Peace, Calm

Maelstrom
Maculated

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Spotted; stained; cf. Immaculate

Synonyms:
Adulterate, Contaminate, Profane, Vitiate

Antonyms:
Sanctify, Clean

Maculated
Machinations

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Meaning
Evil schemes or plots; schemes or plots to achieve an evil end

Synonyms:
Artifice, Cabal, Stratagem, Trick

Antonyms:
Honesty, Ignorance

Machinations
Macerate

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Meaning
Soften by soaking in liquid; waste away

Synonyms:
Emaciate, Mash, Permeate, Saturate

Antonyms:
Dehydrate, Dry

Macerate