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English Vocabulary Set 151

English Vocabulary

 

1. PERNICIOUS (ADJECTIVE): destructive

Synonyms: injurious, unsafe

Antonyms: safe, harmless

Example Sentence: Her approach is self-pernicious, she needs to improve a lot.


2. LACONIC (ADJECTIVE): brief

Synonyms: concise, compact Antonyms: wordy, prolific

Example Sentence:

He described the incident in a laconic way.


3. SPREE (NOUN) - sustained period of unrestrained activity of a particular kind.

Synonyms- binge, splurge

Antonyms- plurge care, thriftiness

Example- Raghu went on three months’ crime spree


4. JUBILANT (ADJECTIVE): extremely joyful, happy

Synonyms: euphoric, exuberant Antonyms: depressed, sorrowful

Example Sentence:

The crowd was jubilant when P.V Sandhu won silver medal at Rio Olympics.


5. RIFT (NOUN): division

Synonyms: gap, difference Antonyms: bridge, joint

Example Sentence:

The opposition and the government seemed to be focused on removing the rift between them.


6. RAMBLE (VERB): wander about aimlessly

Synonyms: meander, roam Antonyms: stay, be direct

Example Sentence:

He loves to ramble around the city.


7. COMPENDIUM (NOUN): Collection

Synonyms: digest, compilation Antonyms: extension, separation

Example Sentence: Raza library is an invaluable compendium of manuscript .


8. BRAGGADOCIO (NOUN): show off

Synonyms: boaster, bragger Antonyms: decent, simple

Example Sentence:

I therefore told him, in so many words, that he was a braggadocio, and could not do what he said.


9. SPURIOUS (ADJECTIVE): fake

Synonyms: counterfeit, bogus Antonyms: authentic, genuine

Example Sentence:

He bought many spurious items.


10. QUAGGY (ADJECTIVE): soft

Synonyms: cushiony, spongy Antonyms: hard, rough

Example Sentence:

Among other things, he noticed the quaggy nature of the meat he purchased for dinner.

 


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