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Stricture

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Meaning
Severe and adverse criticism; critical comments; limit or restriction

Synonyms:
Criticism, Obloquy, reprimand, Censure

Antonyms:
Approval, Acquittal

Stricture
Strew

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Meaning
Scatter or spread (things) untidily over a surface or area

Synonyms:
Sprinkle, Scatter, Toss, Cover

Antonyms:
Collect, Gather

Strew
Stratum

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Meaning
A layer or a series of layers of rock in the ground.

Synonyms:
Bed, Grade, Level, Node

Antonyms:
Ground, Husk

Stratum
Stratified

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Divided into classes; arranged into strata; v. Stratify

Synonyms:
Flaky, Laminated, Exfoliate, veneer

Antonyms:
Strip, Up

Stratified
Straggle

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Meaning
(of an irregular group of people) move along slowly so as to remain some distance behind the person or people in front.

Synonyms:
Drift, Lag, Roam, Tail

Antonyms:
Rush, Hurry

Straggle
Stolid

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Dull; impassive; showing little emotion when strong feelings are expected

Synonyms:
Blunt, Dumb, Deliberate, Doltish

Antonyms:
Annoyed, Intelligent

Stolid
Stoic

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Stoical; impassive; unmoved by joy or grief

Synonyms:
Apathetic, Impassive, Callous, Uninterested

Antonyms:
Concerned, Interested

Stoic
Stodgy

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Meaning
(of food) heavy, filling, and high in carbohydrates.

Synonyms:
Boring, Monotonous, Dim, Formal

Antonyms:
Fun, Exciting

Stodgy
Stockade

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Meaning
A barrier formed from upright wooden posts or stakes, especially as a defence against attack or as a means of confining animals.

Synonyms:
Pen, Join, Fence, Cage

Antonyms:
Free, Freedom

Stockade
Stipple

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Meaning
(in drawing, painting, and engraving) mark (a surface) with numerous small dots or specks.

Synonyms:
Draw, Dot, Paint, Engrave

Antonyms:
Plain, Simple

Stipple