countermand

  1. cancel officially

    Synonyms : annul, lift, overturn, repeal, rescind, reverse, revoke, vacate
    Type Of : strike down, cancel
  2. a contrary command cancelling or reversing a previous command

    Type Of : bidding, bid, command, dictation

concomitant

  1. occurring with or following as a consequence

    Synonyms : accompanying, attendant, collateral, consequent, ensuant, incidental, resultant, sequent
  2. an event or situation that happens at the same time as or in connection with another

    Synonyms : accompaniment, attendant, co-occurrence
    Type Of : natural event, happening, occurrence, occurrent

conflate

  1. mix together different elements

    Synonyms : blend, coalesce, combine, commingle, flux, fuse, immix, meld, merge, mix
    Type Of : change integrity

coterminous

  1. being of equal extent or scope or duration

    Synonyms : coextensive, conterminous

complaisant

  1. showing a cheerful willingness to do favors for others

    Synonyms : obliging
    Examples :
    • to close one's eyes like a complaisant husband whose wife has taken a lover

chimera

  1. (Greek mythology) fire-breathing female monster with a lion's head and a goat's body and a serpent's tail; daughter of Typhon

    Synonyms : chimaera
    Type Of : mythical monster, mythical creature
  2. a grotesque product of the imagination

    Synonyms : chimaera
    Type Of : imaging, imagery, imagination, mental imagery

chagrin

  1. strong feelings of embarrassment

    Synonyms : humiliation, mortification
    Type Of : embarrassment
  2. cause to feel shame; hurt the pride of

    Synonyms : abase, humble, humiliate, mortify
    Type Of : wound, bruise, hurt, injure, offend, spite

cosset

  1. treat with excessive indulgence

    Synonyms : baby, cocker, coddle, featherbed, indulge, mollycoddle, pamper, spoil
    Type Of : do by, handle, treat

crestfallen

  1. brought low in spirit

    Synonyms : chapfallen, chopfallen, deflated

corollary

  1. a practical consequence that follows naturally

    Type Of : aftermath, consequence
    Examples :
    • blind jealousy is a frequent corollary of passionate love
  2. (logic) an inference that follows directly from the proof of another proposition

    Type Of : illation, inference