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90% of the time, speakers of English use just 7,500 words in speech and writing. These words appear in red, and are graded with stars. One-star words are frequent, two-star words are more frequent, and three-star words are the most frequent.

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  1. 1
    opposed to someone or something: used with many nouns and adjectives

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  2. 2
    with the opposite qualities or effects: used with some nouns and adjectives

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  3. 3
    preventing or curing something: used with some nouns and adjectives

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