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Predetermine

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Meaning
Determine in advance; predestine; settle or decide beforehand; influence markedly

Synonyms:
Doom, Foreordain, Predispose, Doom

Antonyms:
Depress, Waver

Predetermine
Premeditate

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Meaning
Plan in advance

Synonyms:
Mull, Consider, Plot, Moot

Premeditate
Pretension

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Meaning
Pretentiousness; claim (without foundation)

Synonyms:
Allegation, Charade, Disguise, Airs

Antonyms:
Honesty, Truth

Pretension
Pretentious

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Ostentatious; showy; pompous; making unjustified claims; overambitious; ex. Pretentious films that claim to be art

Synonyms:
Euphuistic, Flamboyant, Pompous, Imposing

Antonyms:
Humble, Modest

Pretentious
Prevalent

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Meaning
Widespread; generally accepted

Synonyms:
Rampant, Faddy, Accustomed, Customary

Antonyms:
Isolated, Uncommon

Prevalent
Prim

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Proper to the point of affectation; very precise and formal; exceedingly proper

Synonyms:
Rigid, Precise, Spruce, Priggish

Antonyms:
Informal, Rumpled

Prim
Primate

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Meaning
Group of mammals including humans

Synonyms:
Ape, Baboon, Bishop, Cardinal

Antonyms:
Layman, Layperson

Primate
Prohibitive

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Meaning
So high as to prohibit purchase or use; tending to prevent the purchase or use of something; prohibiting; inclined to prevent or forbid; ex. Prohibitive tax

Synonyms:
Excessive, Restrictive, Forbidding, Prohibitory

Antonyms:
Reasonable, Unrestrictive

Prohibitive