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An antonym is a word with a meaning opposite to another word.

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Deformalize and informalize both are synonyms and mean exactly what you are looking for - the antonym for formalize. Since informal is a well-known word (an antonym for formal), it should be easier fo …
answered Jun 20 '11 by RiMMER
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Actually, it is unholster. I’m sure of it, because I’ve heard it a lot in those thousands of movies I’ve seen in my life. Check the “unholster” Wiktionary entry¹ for further info.
answered Oct 31 '11 by RiMMER
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Sufficient, without doubt! Equal to the end proposed; adequate to wants; enough; ample; competent; as, Possessing adequate talents or accomplishments; of competent power or ability; qualifi …
answered Jan 31 '12 by RiMMER
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, phobia is a fear of something. The opposite of being afraid of something is being brave towards it, which is defined as bravery or courageousness, which in my opinion both are proper antonyms of phobia …
answered Nov 7 '11 by RiMMER
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Divest comes to my mind: (transitive) To strip, deprive, or dispossess (someone) of something (such as a right, passion, privilege, or prejudice). You shall never divest me of my right …
answered Feb 28 '12 by RiMMER
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Falsehood, or simply a lie.
answered May 25 '11 by RiMMER
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I'd guess an extreme opposite would be skeptic: Someone who habitually doubts beliefs and claims presented as accepted by others, requiring strong evidence before accepting any belief or claim.
answered Jul 31 '11 by RiMMER
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Solid-state drives are called solid-state because there are no moving parts in them. Drives with moving parts are called hard disk drives, because they contain disks which rotate when the drive is pow …
answered Nov 30 '11 by RiMMER
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I'll mention some words that come to my mind regarding what you're asking. Anosodiaphoria: Anosodiaphoria is a condition in which a person who suffers disability due to brain injury seems indiffe …
answered Dec 5 '12 by RiMMER
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Line B is preceded by Line A. Line A is followed by Line B. EDIT after the first comment: To make it active, you can try: Line B follows Line A. Alternatively, you could say: Line …
answered Jun 28 '11 by RiMMER
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Not guilty is a verdict or formal finding by the legal system that a defendant is not culpable for the crime with which the defendant was charged. If someone charges you with a certain crime, the jud …
answered Jul 6 '11 by RiMMER
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If you're having trouble distinguishing them, just try to remember that suspect is "positive" and doubt is negative. Like this: I suspect he was sleeping with my sister. = I think he was sleepin …
answered Oct 26 '11 by RiMMER