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Monday, 19 December 2016

Vocabulary Words - 19.12.2016

1. DELETERIOUS (ADJECTIVE): Harmful

Synonyms: damaging, detrimental Antonyms: helpful, aiding

Example Sentence: 

Alcohol is deleterious for health.


2. HARDLINE (ADJECTIVE): Uncompromising

Synonyms: undeviating, unyielding Antonyms: flexible, irresolute

Example Sentence:

His values are hardline as he is very upright in nature. 


3. RETRIBUTION (NOUN): Comeuppance

Synonyms: retaliation, reckoning Antonyms: pardon, forgiveness

Example Sentence:

Kanika desperately needed retribution.


4. CLEMENCY (NOUN): Mercy

Synonyms: compassion, leniency Antonyms: cruelty, meanness

Example Sentence:

The judge showed no clemency and sentenced him the death punishment.


5. CONSIGN (VERB): Relegate 

Synonyms: confide, deliver Antonyms: keep, cease

Example Sentence:

All the sellers consign their unwanted goods to the shop.


6. BIFURCATE (VERB): Divide

Synonyms: bisect, diverge Antonyms: agree, unite

Example Sentence: 

This road is bifurcated into two suburbs.


7. FIERY (ADJECTIVE): Blazing

Synonyms: burning, flaming Antonyms: cold, cool

Example Sentence: 

Maya cooked in a fiery furnace.


8. WALLOP (VERB): Clobber

Synonyms: drub, trounce Antonyms: lose, surrender

Example Sentence:

They wallop Raman. 


9. CLIMACTERIC (ADJECTIVE): Crucial

Synonyms: critical, acute Antonyms: unimportant, frequent

Example Sentence:

His life has become climacteric.


10. PRUNE (VERB): Trim

Synonyms: shorten, snip Antonyms: augment, elongate

Example Sentence:

She ordered the servant to prune the plant.

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