WORD STOCK IV

vocabulary

Words have a very dramatic impact on humans. What we convey to others depended on our vocabulary. Check out these words given below

1. CONFINE (VERB)

● Meaning Keep or restrict someone or something within certain limits of (space, scope, or time)

● Synonyms cap, circumscribe, hold down, limit, restrict

2. UNSHACKLE (VERB)  

● Meaning liberate; set free.

● Synonyms  release, emancipate, unfetter, unleash

3. VANGUARD (NOUN)

● Meaning a position at the forefront of new developments or ideas.

● Synonyms frontline, spearhead, van, avant-garde

4. LACUNA (NOUN)

● Meaning  an absent part, especially in a book or other piece of writing.

● Synonyms deficiency, lack, gap, omission, void

5. ARGUABLY (ADV) 

● Meaning used when stating an opinion or belief that you think can be shown to be true.

● Synonyms  possibly, debatably, perhaps, plausibly

6. IRONICALLY (ADV)

● Meaning used in reference to a senseless, unexpected, or coincidental situation.

● Synonyms  Satirically, Illogically, Absurdly

 7. AVERSE (ADJ) 

● Meaning having a strong dislike of or opposition to something.

● Synonyms  against, opposed to, disinclined, reluctant

8. ABSURDITY (NOUN)

● Meaning the quality or state of being ridiculous or wildly unreasonable.

● Synonyms  ludicrousness, farcicality, risibility, silliness

9. QUASH (VERB)

● Meaning reject as invalid, especially by legal procedure/put an end

● Synonyms put down, invalidate, destroy, rescind, repeal, override

10. CONTINGENCY (NOUN)

● Meaning a future event or circumstance which is possible but cannot be predicted with certainty

● Synonyms  incident, happening, occurrence, juncture, possibility

11. CATAPULT (VERB)

● Meaning drive into a particular situation.

● Synonyms propel, launch, hurl, hurtle

12. SUBTERFUGE (NOUN) 

● Meaning a secret, usually dishonest, way of behaving.

● Synonyms  trick, ploy, stratagem, Manoeuvre

13. ENTHUSE (VERB)

● Meaning To make somebody feel very interested and excited.

● Synonyms encourage, stimulate, arouse, spur

14. RETRIBUTION (NOUN)

● Meaning  Severe punishment for something seriously wrong that somebody has done.

● Synonyms punishment, penalty, nemesis, comeuppance

15. PLAGUE (VERB)

● Meaning To cause pain or trouble to somebody/something over a period of time.

● Synonyms  trouble, torment, afflict, bedevil

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