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    Vocabulary Words - 13.12.2016

    Vocabulary Words - 13.12.2016
    1. FECUND (ADJECTIVE): Productive

    Synonyms: fertile, proliferant 

    Antonyms: sterile, impotent

    Example Sentence: 

    The fecund teacher knew he had to find a way to fix the failure of the students.

    2. ADORN (VERB): Beautify

    Synonyms: bedeck, decorate Antonyms: uglify, disfigure

    Example Sentence:

    She likes to adorn her notes. 

    3. ADULATION (NOUN): Applause

    Synonyms: blandishment , commendation Antonyms: abuse, criticism

    Example Sentence:

    I find pleasure in their adulation.

    4. FEIGN (VERB): Pretend

    Synonyms: bluff, simulate Antonyms: be honest, be true

    Example Sentence:

    Cathie drew her brows down to feign a stern expression.


    Synonyms: appropriate, propitious Antonyms: unsuitable, infelicitous

    Example Sentence:

    The felicitous music made Garima happy.

    6. AGNOSTIC (NOUN): Skeptic

    Synonyms: doubter, unbeliever Antonyms: believer, adherent

    Example Sentence: 

    If a person doubts his religion, he might have become agnostic.

    7. ADVENT (NOUN): Onset

    Synonyms: arrival, coming Antonyms: departure, leaving

    Example Sentence: 

    The advent of drones is in a new era for music.

    8. AGILITY (NOUN): Swiftness

    Synonyms: quickness, dexterity Antonyms: clumsiness, sluggishness

    Example Sentence:

    The man battled with speed and agility that left Natalie breathless.

    9. FEINT (NOUN): Ruse

    Synonyms: pretense, artifice Antonyms: reality, honesty

    Example Sentence:

    Mary tried to hide it, but she did a very feint smile.

    10. AGHAST (ADJECTIVE): Appalled

    Synonyms: awestruck, agog Antonyms: unsurprised, composed

    Example Sentence

    Christina was aghast at his question.

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