1. GLARING (ADJECTIVE): bright
Synonyms: blazing, gaudy Antonyms: bleak, concealed
2. CONTRAVENE (VERB): contradict
Synonyms: defy, negate Antonyms: endorse, ratify
Why do you always contravene with me?
3. RENDER (VERB): deliver
Synonyms: cede, impart Antonyms: seize, conceal
We need to render the details of the deal.
4. STRAY (VERB): deviate
Synonyms: diverge, divagate Antonyms: stay, attend
We must never stray from our path.
5. UNDERMINE (VERB): weaken
Synonyms: cripple, impair Antonyms: assist, relieve
They are accused of trying to undermine the government.
6. BESTIAL (ADJECTIVE): brutal
Synonyms: barbarous, boorish Antonyms: generous, humane
Because bullfights are so bestial, they are viewed as illegal acts.
7. ERUDITE (ADJECTIVE): well educated
Synonyms: literate, knowledgeable Antonyms: ignorant, uneducated
Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar was an erudite person.
8. CAPITULATE (VERB): surrender
Synonyms: concede, bow Antonyms: win, conquer
They capitulated to the enemy.
9. INTERVENTION (NOUN): armed interference
Synonyms: interference, invasion Antonyms: retreat, surrender
Russia’s intervention in Ukraine has caused a lot of troubles.
10. DEPLORABLE (ADJECTIVE): unfortunate
Synonyms: terrible, distressing Antonyms: excellent, brilliant
Many of them work under deplorable conditions.