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Stately

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Meaning
Impressive or grand in size, appearance, or manner.

Synonyms:
High, Large, Royal, Superb

Antonyms:
Bad, Common

Stately
Standstill

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Meaning
A situation or condition in which there is no movement or activity at all.

Synonyms:
Halt, Wait, Delay, Arrest

Antonyms:
Start, Progress

Standstill
Stalwart

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Meaning
Loyal, reliable, and hard-working.

Synonyms:
Fearless, Brawl, Bold, Gutsy

Antonyms:
Timid, Weak

Stalwart
Stalemate

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Meaning
A position counting as a draw, in which a player is not in check but cannot move except into check.

Synonyms:
Delay, Arrest, Pause, Tie

Antonyms:
Advance, Progress

Stalemate
Squat

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Meaning
Crouch or sit with one’s knees bent and one’s heels close to or touching one’s buttocks or the back of one’s thighs

Synonyms:
Broad, Fat, Heavy, Thick

Antonyms:
Small, Thin

Squat
Squash

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Meaning
crush or squeeze (something) with force so that it becomes flat, soft, or out of shape

Synonyms:
Crush, Crowd, Jam, Kill

Antonyms:
Release, Open

Squash
Sprightly

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Meaning
Lively

Synonyms:
Agile, Breezy, Prompt, Vivacious

Antonyms:
 stiff, Burdensome

Sprightly
Spoilsport

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Meaning
A person who behaves in a way that spoils others’ pleasure, especially by not joining in an activity.

Synonyms:
Damper, Drag, Grinch, Poor sport

Antonyms:
Sport, Competitive

Spoilsport
Splice

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Meaning
Join together end to end to make one continuous length; fasten together; unite

Synonyms:
Braid, Hitch, Interlace, jointure

Antonyms:
Separate, Sever

Splice
Spectrum

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Meaning
A band of colours, as seen in a rainbow, produced by separation of the components of light by their different degrees of refraction according to wavelength.

Synonyms:
Rainbow, Chromatic, Hue, Cycle

Antonyms:
Simple, Fade

Spectrum