Proud - haughty, assuming, arrogant, lofty, vain, conceited.

Proverb - maxim, saying, adage.

Provide - procure, furnish, supply, prepare.

Provident - cautious, prudent, economical, careful.

Proviso - requirement, condition, stipulation.

Provoke - excite, irritate, enrage, aggravate, exasperate, tantalize.

Prudence - forethought, carefulness, wisdom, discretion, judgment.

Publish - announce, promulgate, proclaim, advertise, declare.

Puerile - infantile, boyish, childish, juvenile.

Pull - bring, haul, draw, drag.

Punctual - prompt, particular, exact.

Punish - whip, chastise, correct, discipline.

Pursue - follow, prosecute, chase, persist, continue, persevere.

Puzzle - confound, perplex, embarrass, bewilder, entangle.

Q

Quack - imposter, pretender, empiric, charlatan.

Qualified - capable, fit, adapted, competent.

Quarrel - fight, affray, riot, contest, battle, contention, altercation, dispute, tumult.

Query - question, interrogatory, inquiry.

Question - ask, examine, doubt, dispute, consider, inquire, interrogate.

Questionable - suspicious, doubt-ful.

Quick - rapid, active, lively, swift, prompt, expeditious, brisk.

Quiet - calm, repose, tranquillity, rest, ease, peaceable, placid, still.

Quit - depart, leave, resign, abandon, forsake, relinquish.

Quota - rate, share, proportion.

Quote - copy, relate, cite, adduce.

R

Race - lineage, family, breed, gen eration, course.

Radiance - light, glory, bright ness, brilliancy.

Rage-indignation, anger, fury.

Raise - heighten, elevate, exalt, erect, collect, propagate.

Rank - class, degree, place, position.

Ransom - purchase, free, redeem.

Rapacious - voracious, greedy, ravenous.

Rapidity - swiftness, fleetness, celerity, speed, agility, velocity.

Rapture - joy, delight, transport, ecstasy.

Rare - scarce, uncommon, excellent, singular, unusual, incomparable, raw.

Rash - impulsive, hasty, violent, thoughtless, headstrong.

Rate - price, quota, proportion, ratio, value, degree, assessment.

Ravenous - voracious, rapacious, greedy.

Ray - dawn, beam, gleam, streak, glimmer.

Real - certain, true, genuine, positive, actual.

Realize - reach, procure, achieve, consummate, accomplish, effect.

Reason - purpose, proof, motive, argument, origin, understanding.

Reasonable - fair, probable, just, moderate, equitable, honest, rational.

Rebuke - reprimand, reproach, reproof, censure.

Recant - revoke, recall, renounce, withdraw, retract, abjure.

Recede - retire, retrograde, fall back, retreat.

Recite - repeat, rehearse.

Reckon - count, number, estimate, calculate", compute.

Reclaim - reform, recover, correct.

Recollection - memory, remembrance, reminiscence.

Recompense - satisfaction, pay, price, reward, equivalent, remuneration.

Reconcile - propitiate, conciliate.

Recruit - repair, retrieve, replace, recover.

Rectify - mend, improve, correct, amend, reform.

Redeem - restore, rescue, recover, ransom.

Redress - relief, remedy.

Refer - propose, suggest, allude, intimate, hint.

Refined - graceful, genteel, polished, polite, elegant.

Reform - correct, amend, rectify, improve, better.

Refractory - unmanageable, unruly, contumacious, perverse.

Refrain - forego, forbear, spare, abstain.

Regale - refresh, entertain, feast, gratify.

Regard - respect, esteem, value, reverence, mind, heed.

Regardless - careless, negligent, indifferent, unconcerned, unobservant, heedless.

Region - section, quarter, district, country. Regret - sorrow, complaint, grief, lament.

Regulate - control, rule, direct, govern, dispose, adjust. Rehearse - detail, repeat, recite, recapitulate.

Reject - refuse, deny, decline, re-pel.

Rejoinder - response, answer, reply.

Reliance - trust, belief, repose, confidence, dependence.

Relieve - assist, help, succor, aid, alleviate, mitigate, support.

Religious - pious, devout, holy.

Remain - continue, stay, abide, tarry, sojourn.

Remainder - rest, residue, remnant.

Remark - comment, observation, note.

Reminiscence - recollection, remembrance.

Remiss - heedless, negligent, inattentive, careless, thoughtless.

Remit - send, transmit, liberate, abate, forgive, pardon, relax.

Remorse - penitence, contrition, distress.

Renew - revive, refresh, renovate.

Renounce - leave, resign, abdicate, abandon, forego, relinquish, quit.

Renown - reputation, celebrity, fame.

Repair - improve, retrieve, recover, restore.

Reparation - restitution, restoration, amends.

Repeal - cancel, annul, revoke, abolish, abrogate, destroy.

Repeat - detail, rehearse, recite. Repetition - tautology, prolixity, iteration, reiteration.

Replenish - supply, fill, refill. Repose - ease, sleep, rest, quiet.

Reproach - blame, reprove, censure, condemn, upbraid, repri mand.

Repugnance - aversion, abhorrence, antipathy, dislike, hatred.

Repugnant - hostile, adverse, opposite, contrary.

Reputation - repute, fame, character, honor, renown, credit.

Request - solicit, ask, demand, entreat, beg, beseech, implore.

Requisite - important, necessary, essential, expedient.

Research - investigation, study, examination, inquiry.

Resemblance - similarity, semblance, similitude, likeness.

Residence - home, abode, house, dwelling, domicile.

Residue - leavings, remainder, rest-Resign - yield, abdicate, renounce, relinquish, forego.

Resignation - patience, endurance, submission, acquiescence.

Resist - endure, oppose, with stand.

Resolution - firmness, determination, fortitude, courage, decision.

Resort - visit, frequent, haunt.

Respect - esteem, regard, deference, attention, consideration, good-will, estimation.