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Oath

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Meaning
Solemn promise; blasphemous use of sacred words to express strong feelings; swear-word; ex. “for christ’s sake”

Synonyms:
Adjuration, Pledge, Bond, Vow

Antonyms:
Break, Kindness

Oath
Objective

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Not influenced by emotions; fair; n: goal; aim

Synonyms:
Detached, Cool, Equitable, Unbiased

Antonyms:
Partial, Unfair

Objective
Oblique

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Meaning
Indirect; slanting (deviating from the perpendicular or from a straight line); ex. Oblique reference

Synonyms:
Askance, Distorted, Diversion, Tangent

Antonyms:
Direct, Straightforward

Oblique
Odds

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Meaning
Chances; probability; disagreement; ex. The odds are that it will rain. Ex. At odds with

Synonyms:
Disparity, Distinction, Overlay, Dissimilarity

Antonyms:
Likeness, Equality

Odds
Onus

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Meaning
Burden; responsibility

Synonyms:
Blame, Brand, Charge, Duty

Antonyms:
Aid, Benefit

Onus
Ooze

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Meaning
(of a thick liquid) pass or flow slowly; n: mud or thick liquid as at the bottom of a river

Synonyms:
Slime, Muck, Silt, Sludge

Antonyms:
Air tight

Ooze
Opaque

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Meaning
Dark; not transparent; n. Opacity

Synonyms:
Hazy, Blur, Impenetrable, Gloomy

Antonyms:
Bright, Transparent

Opaque
Optimist

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Meaning
Person who looks on the bright side; n. Optimism

Synonyms:
Dreamer, Idealist, Hoper, Enthusiast

Antonyms:
Negative, Pessimist

Optimist
Optimum

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Meaning
Most favorable; optimal; n: most favorable condition

Synonyms:
Flawless, Ideal, Maximum, Perfect

Antonyms:
Least, Poorest

Optimum
Optional

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Meaning
Not compulsory; left to one’s choice; n. Option: act of choosing; choice; freedom or power to choose; something available as a choice; ex. Have no option; ex. Two options

Synonyms:
Elective, Arbitrary, Alternative, Nonobligatory

Antonyms:
Required, Compulsory

Optional