1. INORDINATE (ADJECTIVE): excessive

Synonyms: dizzying, exorbitant

Antonyms: moderate, reasonable

Example:

Some dogs are very hyper and require an inordinate amount of attention from their owners.

2. INDIGENOUS (ADJECTIVE): native

Synonyms: domestic, homegrown

Antonyms: alien, foreign

Example:

Nothing beats fresh produce from the ground in its indigenous state.

3. INTERMITTENT (ADJECTIVE): irregular

Synonyms: fitful, infrequent

Antonyms: regular, frequent

Example:

The holiday lights are intermittent and flicker on and off constantly.

4. INCESSANT (ADJECTIVE): ceaseless

Synonyms: endless, continuous

Antonyms: bounded, ceasing

Example:

His hostility to Reva was incessant.

5. INSULAR (ADJECTIVE): narrow-minded

Synonyms: circumscribed, parochial

Antonyms: broad-minded, unbiased

Example:

Only a few people live in their insular neighborhood in the coldest part of Alaska.

6. JINX (NOUN): curse

Synonyms: hex, hoodoo

Antonyms: boon, luck

Example:

He regarded her as a jinx because she had lost her husband.

7. INERTIA (NOUN): laziness

Synonyms: passivity, sluggishness

Antonyms: action, activity

Example:

After a large meal, inertia usually keeps me on the couch all day.

8. IMMACULATE (ADJECTIVE): unspoiled

Synonyms: exquisite, neat

Antonyms: dull, defiled

Example:

The soldier was reprimanded for ruining his immaculate uniform.

9. IMPUTE (VERB): attribute

Synonyms: accredit, assign

Antonyms: exonerate, exculpate

Example:

Even though my sister had broken the window, she tried to impute the damage onto me.

10. INKLING (NOUN): idea

Synonyms: clue, hunch

Antonyms: knowledge, information

Example:

The records give us an inkling of how people saw the world.

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