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I adjective ] MEANING 1. a traveler who doesn't follow maps or guidebooks ERRANT and who just goes where the road takes him. 2. students who never hand in their homework. SYNONYM: misbehaving, unreliable, off straight and narrow, deviating ANTONYMS: correct, normal, righteous . USAGE EXAMPLE: The feature of his school which attracted most attention, perhaps, was his scheme for the teacher's receiving punishment, in certain circumstances, at the hands of an offending pupil, whereby the sense of shame might be quickened in the mind of the errant child
[ transitive verb ] MEANING: 1. to command or force to depart or to expel by incantation or prayer 2. to free a person who is possessed from an evil spirit . SYNONYM : free from evil spirit, purify, drive EXORCISE out, expel . ANTONYMS: maintain, keep, hold, welcome USAGE EXAMPLE The movie is about a priest who tries to exorcise demons from a young girl
noun MEANING a faction or group of people with a similar interest or purpose; a clique SYNONYM: clique, cadre, circle ANTONYM: one, individual .USAGE EXAMPLE: The coterie of astronomers, physicists and engineers feel that the day of mass space tourism is not far away COTERIE
[ adjective ] MEANING: noisy or aggressively boisterous SYNONYM: rowdy, loud, riotous, wild, booming ANTONYMS silent, subtle, quiet, well behaved .USAGE EXAMPLE The teacher tried in vain to restrain the OBSTREPEROUS obstreperous children.
I noun, adjective ] .MEANING 1. (adj.) having fondness for luxury and other sensual pleasures 2. (adj.) pertaining to an epicure 3. (n.) a devotee or disciple of epicurus SYNONYM: loving food and finer things, EPICUREAN pleasure-seeking, lush ANTONYM: plain, modest, small,poor USAGE EXAMPLE Las Vegas has a well-deserved reputation as an epicurean capital.
transitive verb ] MEANING: 1. to remove obscene, objectionable or vulgar passages from a book 2. to purge, cleanse or rid of obscenities or morally offensive things SYNONYM: censor, cut, bleep out, cleanse ANTONYM: allow, open, permit .USAGE EXAMPLE The publisher expurgated the book to almost half of what it was before, EXPURGATE it affirmed in- ion and dissent, see th suc.) ails) license th the purchase of incorporated-by-referen nt misuse, render- of the intrinsic evidenc struction. The incorp tional but instead was the claimed prod alternatives to the tied patents in the pur The Princess Onc upon a time, and they And they lived happily ever ater
[ adjective ] MEANING: 1. able to skilfully use both hands 2. unusually skilful; versatile; adroit 3. double-dealing; hypocritical or deceitful SYNONYM: left handed, double-dealing, ANTONYM: single-minded USAGE EXAMPLE He was ambidextrous, he could sketch with AMBIDEXTROUS his right hand while he wrote with his left-simultaneously
. [verb MEANING 1. to leave a thing or place, especially because it is ABANDON impossible or dangerous to stay 2. to stop doing something SYNONYM : disregard, freedom, drop out, discontinue, leave, withdraw . ANTONYM retain, pursue, keep hold start USAGE EXAMPLE 1. They abandoned the match because of rain. 2. She abandoned hope of any reconciliation.