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Polemical(Polemic)

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Meaning
Aggressive In Verbal Attack; Disputatious (Rather Than Simply Expressing Opinions)

Synonyms:
Tirade, Scrappy, Touchy, Praise

Antonyms:
Compliment

Polemical(Polemic)
Proliferate

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Meaning
Grow rapidly (in numbers); spread; multiply; n. Proliferation

Synonyms:
Breed, Burgeon, Escalate, Generate

Antonyms:
Destroy, Lessen

Proliferate
Prologue

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Meaning
Introduction (to a poem or play)

Synonyms:
Prelude, Forward, Exordium, Beginning

Antonyms:
Epilogue, Conclusion

Prologue
Prolong

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Meaning
Lengthen; extend; draw out

Synonyms:
Continue, Delay, Lengthen, Protract

Antonyms:
Abbreviate, Advance

Prolong
Prompt

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Meaning
Cause; urge; provoke; provide a cue (for an actor); adj: done without delay

Synonyms:
Rapid, Swift, Efficient, Precise

Antonyms:
Delayed, Late

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Prone

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Inclined to; likely to (suffer); prostrate; lying with the front downward

Synonyms:
Decumbent, Face down, Horizontal, Procumbent

Antonyms:
Straight, Unlikely

Prone
Pronounced

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Distinct; very noticeable; ex. Pronounced limp

Synonyms:
Decided, Definite, Marked, Noticeable

Antonyms:
Ambiguous, Indefinite

Pronounced
Prop

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Meaning
Support placed under or against something

Synonyms:
Aid, Assistance, Brace, Buttress

Antonyms:
Hindrance, Injury

Prop
Proponent

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Meaning
Supporter; backer; opposite of opponent

Synonyms:
Advocate, Defender, Backer, Enthusiast

Antonyms:
Antagonist, Detractor

Proponent
Propound

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Meaning
Put forth for consideration or analysis; set forth

Synonyms:
Broach, Proffer, Adduce, Advance

Antonyms:
Deny, Disapprove

Propound