English Vocabulary Set-37(Synonyms-Antonyms-Usage) Reference – “The Hindu”:
Dear Readers, list of important English Vocabulary words, and its Synonyms-Antonyms with example sentence were given here. Candidates those who are preparing for banking and all competitive exams can use this.
Synonyms- boost, authenticate, back up
Usage- The singer is being paid toendorse the soft drink in a series of commercials.
Synonyms- alert, calculating,safe
Antonyms- careless, thoughtless, uncareful, unguarded
Usage- Asking the loss and failure of friends made him cautious, suspicious and cruel.
Synonyms- assume, await, plan on, prepare for, forecast
Antonyms- be amazed, be surprised, doubt
Usage- She always seemed to know what was going on inside people’s heads, and to anticipate how a person would react to a given circumstance.
Synonyms- clinch, fasten, fix, join
Antonyms- detach, unfasten
Usage- At the front end of the throwing-stick a narrow piece of ivory ispegged to prevent splitting.
Synonyms- inactive, sleepyheaded, slothful, slow
Antonyms- active, alert, energetic, fast
Usage- Students will feel verysluggish during the afternoon classes.
Synonyms- humidify, moisten, rinse, wet
Usage-Dampen it with a wet cloth and press with the reverse iron.
Synonyms- reaching, seeking,following
Antonyms- retreat, surrender
Usage- All four boats were now in keen pursuit of that one spot of troubled water and air.
Synonyms- immerse, overflow, overrun, pour down on
Usage- The low lying areas were inundated by flood waters.
Synonyms- flood, flow, flush
Usage- She let out the breath in a gush of air.
Synonyms- drift, gander, meander, mosey
Usage- One day I just happened toamble over to their box
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