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Recluse

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Meaning
Hermit; loner; adj. Reclusive

Synonyms:
Anchorite, Eremite, Hermit, Solitary

Antonyms:
Extrovert, Back-slapper

Recluse
Recline

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Meaning
Lie down

Synonyms:
Loll, Lounge, Sprawl, Slope

Antonyms:
Energize, Straighten

Recline
Recession

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Meaning
Withdrawal; retreat; time of low economic activity

Synonyms:
Bankruptcy, Stagnation, Inflation, Shakeout

Antonyms:
Increase, Advance

Recession
Recess

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Pause; temporary cessation; alcove; secret inner place;

Synonyms:
Alcove, Nook, Niche, Belvedere

Antonyms:
Camber, Convexity

Recess
Receptive

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Quick or willing to receive (ideas, suggestions, etc.);

Synonyms:
Sympathetic, Open-minded, Amenable, Welcoming

Antonyms:
Insensitive, Unconcerned

Receptive
Recast

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Reconstruct (a sentence, story, statue, etc.);

Synonyms:
Transmute, Doctor, Reconstruct, Metamorphose

Antonyms:
Stagnate, Ruin

Recast
Rebuttal

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Refutation; response with contrary evidence; v. Rebut: refute; disprove

Synonyms:
Disconfirmation, Confutation, Refutation, Denial

Antonyms:
Proof, Attestation

Rebuttal
Reaper

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One who harvests grain; ex. The grim reaper; v. Reap: cut and gather (crop); harvest a crop

Synonyms:
Binder, Grain harvester, Picker, Fieldhand

Antonyms:
Forfeiter, Slayer

Reaper
Reactionary

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Strongly opposed to social or political change; opposing progress; politically ultraconservative

Synonyms:
Archconservative, Brass-bound, Rightist, Conservative

Antonyms:
Progressive, Liberal

Reactionary
Rave

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Meaning
Overwhelmingly favorable review; v: talk wildly as if mad

Synonyms:
Acknowledgment, Bloviate, Declaim, Thunder

Antonyms:
Criticism, Vituperation

Rave