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SIDHANT SHARMA BTECH (ME) CLEARED SSC, AFCAT, UPSC CDS ETC TEACHING ENGLISH SINCE 2015 . TEACHER BY PASSION Follow me on: https://unacademy.com/user/sidhantsharma1992-6940 RATE REVIEW RECCOMEND
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Persecution (noun): (Hostility and ill-treatment, especially because of race or political or religious beliefs) Synonyms: lll-treatment, Infliction, Oppression, Torture Antonyms: Happiness, Help, Joy, Succour Example: Many people flee their countries to escape persecution. Verb forms: Persecute, Persecuted, Persecuted
Odium (noun): (General or widespread hatred or disgust incurred by someone as a result of their actions.) Synonyms: Disgust, Abhorrence, Repugnance, Revulsion, Repulsion, Loathing, Detestation, Hatred Antonyms: Affection, Love, Regard Example: After getting out of prison, the child molester still had to deal with odium from his neighbors.
Forswear (verb): (Agree to give up or do without.) Synonyms: Renounce, Swear Off, Forgo, Abjure, Reject, Relinquish, Abstain From. Antonyms: Accept, Approve. Example: As part of his New Year's resolution, my father decided to forswear alcohol. *Verb forms: Forswear, Forswore, Forsworn
Vacillating (adjective): (Wavering between different opinions or actions.) Synonyms: Undecided, Unsure, Indecisive, Tentative, Irresolute, Ambivalent, Hesitant. Antonyms: Certain, Confident, Decisive, Definite. Example: If you vacillate between two positions, there is no way you will win the debate.
Protagonist (noun): An advocate of a particular cause or idea./ the leading character of something that is considered as important. Synonyms: Exponent, Advocate, Lead, Hero, Mainstay Antonyms: Antagonist, Adversary, Opponent Example: In every movie, a protagonist usually has an antagonist opposing his goals.
Esse (noun): (Essential nature or essence Synonyms: Kernel, Marrow, Quintessence, Core, Centrality. Antonyms: Exterior, Outside. Example: The essence of exceptional customer service is the desire to exceed customer expectations.
Evangelical (adjective): (Lit- a person who seeks to convert others to the Christian faith, especially by public preaching. / Fig-zealous in advocating or supporting a particular cause.) Synonyms: Fervent, Ardent, Fanatic, Zealous (Of A Cause) Antonyms: Stoic, Indifferent. Example: She was evangelical about acting, so she left her studies.
Acquiescence (noun): (The reluctant acceptance of something without protest) Synonyms: Acceptance, Assent, Conformity, Submissiveness Antonyms: Dissent, Nonconformity, Refusal, Denial Example: Right now, John's parents do not want him to enroll in an art school, but he believes they will acquiesce in time.
Nonchalantly (adverb): (In a casually calm and relaxed manner.) Synonyms: Casually, Indifferently, Coolly Nervouslessly. Antonyms: Affectedly, Fiercely, Turbulently. Example: In times of crisis, police officers must appear nonchalant while helping upset citizens.
Duck soup (noun): (An easy task, or someone easy to overcome.) Synonyms: Cake Walk, Easy Task, Kid Stuff, Turkey Shoot. Antonyms: Difficult Task. Example: He has been playing guitar for 20 years A birthday tune would be a duck soup for him
Climacteric (adjective): (Having extreme and far-reaching implications or results; critical.) Synonyms: Critical, Defining, Crucial, Decisive, Significant. Antonyms: Unimportant, Insignificant. Example: In climacteric situations, Most of the times Dhoni finished the matches in a superb ways.
Ameliorate (verb): (Make (something bad or unsatisfactory) better. Synonyms: Improve, Amend, Better, Enhance, Refine, Upgrade Antonyms: Worsen, Damage, Harm, Impair, Injure, Spoil, Tarnish, Vitiate Example: One can ameliorate your singing by taking a few vocal lessons.
Lucrative (adjective): Producing a surplus/ something that seems profitable. Synonyms: Advantageous, Gainful, Paying, Profitable, Remunerative Antonyms: Unprofitable, Poorly-paid. Example: The arrival of the manufacturing plant will create lucrative jobs for many people in the community.
Arable (adjective): ((Of land) used or suitable for growing crops/adequate for cultivating) Synonyms: Farmable, Cultivatable, Tillable, Fertile, Productive. Antonyms: Infertile, Sterile Example: In a natural desert, there is no arable earth for farming
Bring up to code (idiom): (Raise (something) to a higher standard) Synonyms: Improve, Better, Make Better, Ameliorate, Reform, Enhance. Antonyms: Deteriorate, Degenerate, Decay, Atrophy, Degrade. Example: The speed of technological change is so great in some jobs now that employees are obliged to continually study, and Bring themselves up to codee in their skills.
Renege (verb): Go back on a promise, undertaking, or contract. Synonyms: Withdraw from, Retreat from, Welsh on, Backtrack, Go back on Antonyms: Go front. Example: I went to another car dealer after the salesman tried to renege on the low price he initially offered me.
High-handed (adjective) - (Using power or authority without considering the feelings of others.) Synonyms: Imperious, Overbearing, Pushful, Domineering. Antonyms: Lenient, Liberal. Example: A high-handed king rules his realm with an iron fist, never allowing his citizens to have any freedom
Sleaze (noun): (Immoral, sordid, and corrupt behavior or activities.) Synonyms: Corruption, Immorality, Wickedness, Unscrupulousness. Antonyms: Morality, Purity, Cleanliness. Example: Lawyers, salesmen, and politicians are often considered sleaze just based on their professions
Hound (verb): (Harass, persecute, or pursue relentlessly.) Synonyms: Harass, Persecute, Harry, Pester, Trouble, Badger, Torment Antonyms: Delight, Make Happy, Please, Protect, Comfort Example: The gang members have been known to hound people who threaten to report them to the police.
Cut throat (adjective): ((Fig-of a competitive situation or activity) fierce and intense; involving the use of ruthless measures.) Synonyms: Fierce, Ruthless, Ferocious, Pitiless, Remorseless. Antonyms: Sympathetic, Merciful. Example: A war is generally attributed by cut- throat emotions.
Obsolescence (noun): (The process of becoming obsolete or outdated and no longer used.) Synonyms: Extinction, Outdating, End of life, Thing of the past. Antonyms: Living, Being Extant. Example: Once cell phones became equipped with visual tools, regular cameras became an obsolescence in the technological industry.
Charade (noun): An absurd pretence intended to create a pleasant or respectable appearance. Synonyms: Farce, Iravesty, Pretence, Masquerade, Sham Antonyms: Honesty, Reality, Truth Example: Her friends put on a convincing charade to keep her away from knowing about the surprise party.
Vicinage (noun): (The area near or surrounding a particular place./ proximity in space or relationship.) Synonyms: Nearness, Closeness, Proximity, Propinquity, Adjacency, Juxtaposition Antonyms: Faraway, Distant. Example: In the vicinity of the police station, the crime rate is very low.
Furore (noun): (An outbreak of public anger or excitement.) Synonyms: Ado, Bobbery, Commotion, Hysteria, Outburst. Antonyms: Calm, Peace, Harmony. Example: losing a match in 1996 Semifinal of ICC world cup, created a furore in the stadium
Subsistence (noun): (The action or fact of maintaining or supporting oneself/ something (food, water, money, etc.) that is required to stay alive) Synonyms: Upkeep, Sustenance, Maintenance, Provender. Antonyms: Debt, Poverty. Example: The church was accepting donations of food and clothing for community members in need of subsistence
Vociterous (adjective): (Expressing or characterized by vehement opinions) / expressed in a very loud or forceful way. Synonyms: Vehement, Outspoken, Full-Throated, Clamant. Antonyms: Low, Quiet, Silent, Soft. Example: Of all the groups present at the school board meeting, the parents were the most vociferous about their opinions of the new school policies.
Preponderate influence, or importance.) Synonyms: Dictate, Domineer, Monopolize, Overshadow, Prevail Over, Rule The Roost. Antonyms: Surrender, Fall Behind Example: The restaurant ran out of food because it was not prepared for such a preponderance of customers on opening day. (verb): (Be greater in number,