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Skittish

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Meaning
Inconstant; capricious; frivolous; not serious

Synonyms:
Spooky, Capricious, Frivolous, Jumpy

Antonyms:
Calm, Composed

Skittish
Sinewy

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(of meat) tough; strong and firm; muscular

Synonyms:
Athletic, vigorous, Veined, gigantic

Antonyms:
Non-fibrous, Little

Sinewy
Skinflint

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A person who spends as little money as possible; a miser.

Synonyms:
Miser, Scrooge, Penny-pincher, Tightwad

Antonyms:
Generous, Large-hearted

Skinflint
Sinuous

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Having many curves and turns.

Synonyms:
Crooked, Curved, Curvy, Supple

Antonyms:
Straight, Untwisted

Sinuous
Simper

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Meaning
Smile in an affectedly coquettish, coy, or ingratiating manner.

Synonyms:
Beam, Grin, Leer, Smirk

Antonyms:
Sad, Upset

Simper
Sidereal

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Of or with respect to the distant stars (i.e. The constellations or fixed stars, not the sun or planets).

Synonyms:
Glittering, Bright, Shining, Astral

Antonyms:
Dull, Boring

Sidereal
Sibylline

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Prophetic; oracular

Synonyms:
Apocalyptic, Divinatory, Abstruse, Concealed

Antonyms:
Ignorant, Trivial

Sibylline
Shyster

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Meaning
A person, especially a lawyer, who uses unscrupulous, fraudulent, or deceptive methods in business.

Synonyms:
Cheater, Mouthpiece, Scammer, Trickster

Antonyms:
Honest, Hard working

Shyster
Shrew

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A small mouse-like insectivorous mammal with a long pointed snout and tiny eyes

Synonyms:
Siren, Nag, Scold, Vixen

Shrew
Shirk

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Meaning
Avoid (responsibility, work, etc.)

Synonyms:
Bypass, Dodge, demur, Craven

Antonyms:
 meet, Aggressor

Shirk