Antonyms

 

Antonyms are the words which are opposite in meaning.

 

Given below is the list of some coomonly used Antonyms - 

Abyss - mound, incline
 
Anhydrous - moist, humid
 
Achromatic - vivid, colourful
 
Ashore - afloat
 
Afire - dull, unexciting
 
Aside - together
 
Abbreviate - expand, extend
 
Abduct - lose, release
 
Aversion - love
 
Accessible - inaccessible, limited, restricted
 
Accelerate - slow down, defer, hinder
 
Aerate - close up, hide
 
Ambid - extrous forthright, honest, thruthful
 
Amiable - disagreeable, gloomy
 
Androgynous - hetrosexual, homosexual
 
Annual - biennial, perennial
 
Archaic - new, modern
 
Accumulate - shattered, tatter
 
Announce - conceal, refrain, repress
 
Antipathy - love, respect
 
Ascend - decline, descend, go down, lower
 
Attract - repeal, disgust, repulse
 
Bellicose - amiable, affable, amicable
 
Benefactor - malefactor, selfish,
 
Benevolent - malevolent, malign, selfcentric
 
Bilateral - multilateral, unilateral
 
Benevolent - malevolent, malign, malefic, malicious
 
Circumscrible - broaden, widen
 
Clarify - obfuscate, puzzling, perplexing
 
Collaborate - set apart, separate
 
Controversy - accord, harmony, amity, togetherness
 
Counteract - strengthen, support
 
Cryptic - clear, unperplexing
 
Conjunction - discord, disunity, divorce
 
Collaborate - disagree, divorce, part
 
Commemorate - dishonour, forget, ignore
 
Cacophony - euphony, symphony
 
Conserve - squander, waste, spend
 
Circumspect - careless, disregardful
 
Constellation - choice, free will, violation
 
Construct - annihiate, destruct, destroy
 
Contemporary - succeeding, preceding
 
Denounce - approve, commend, compliment
 
Dispute - calm, quiet, soothe
 
Deride - commend, complement, flatter, praise, adulate
 
Desolate - used, populated, cultivated
 
Destruction - construct, create
 
Equanimity - agitation, anxiety, discomposure
 
Egocentric - selfless, altruist, philanthropist
 
Eccentric - concentric, normal, standardized
 
Epidemic - ecdemic, endemic
 
Elaborate - simplify, clarify
 
Expel - admit, allow, permit, take in
 
Expose - guard, protect, protest, shield
 
Expulsion - import, welcoming
 
Equivocate - clarify, elucidate
 
Heterodox - orthodox, conventional, traditional, dogmatic
 
Hyperactive - relaxed, restful
 
Inclination - disinclination, abhorrence, aversion, hatred
 
Iconoclast - orthodox, dogmatic, conventional, conservative
 
Idiosyncrasy - banal, standard, stereotypical
 
Illuminate - to darken, cloud
 
Intravenous - exterior part, outer side, extra venous
 
Irredeemable - hopeful, optimist
 
Illuminate - cloud, darken, obscure
 
Immerse - dry, retrieve
 
Immutable - changeable, alterable
 
Innate - acquired, extrinsic, learned
 
Inscribe - steal, waste
 
Inspire - demotivate, discourage
 
Invincible - beatable, vanquishable, defeatable
 
Judicial - baised, emotional, involved
 
Juvenile - adult, grown up, mature
 
Kinetic - stagnant, stationary
 
Liberate - hold back, limit, prevent, restraint
 
Loquacious - reticent, taciturn, terse, laconic
 
Malicious - benign, benefactor, selfless
 
Melancholy - euphoria, ecstasy, cheerful, happy, joyful
 
Microscopic - big, large, huge, macroscopic
 
Narrate - conceal, hide, suppress
 
Natal - alien, foreign, outside
 
Navigate - remain, stay
 
Nominate - pass over, ignore
 
Nondescript - describabale, distinguised
 
Notarize - deny, disagree, refuse 
 
Novice - experienced, grey haired
 
Novelty - banal, stereotyped, old
 
Opposition - compatibility, harmony, peace
 
Obscure - easy, simple, lucid
 
Omnipotent - impotent, weak
 
Omniscient - stupid, unknowing
 
Outgoing - reserved, aloof, along, loner, shy
 
Opponent - ally, associate, colleague, helper
 
Philanthropy - Selfishness, Egoist, Misanthropy
 
Perennial - changing, intermittent
 
Peripheral - central, interior, middle
 
Philanthropist - selfish, misanthrope
 
Philosophy - calculation, appropriation, truth
 
Physical - immaterial, abstract
 
Pugnacious - calm, composed, amiable, affable, friendly
 
Purge - hold, keep, maintain
 
Preserve - destroy, devastate
 
React - disregard, ignore
 
Rejuvenate - destroy, kill, ruin
 
Renege - approve, establish
 
Radical - conservative, moderate
 
Ramification - cause, reason
 
Regent - chief, manager
 
Retrogress - develope, improve, progress, to go up
 
Rupture - closing, closure
 
Restrospect - forget, ignore, move ahead
 
Reverse - forward, obverse
 
Sane - foolish, impractical, insane
 
Solitary - extrovert, sociable, social
 
Somnolent - vigrous, active, vibrant, exuberant, attentive, alert
 
Stagnant - moving, in motion, mobile
 
Summit - nadir, rock bottom point
 
Superior - inferior, low, worse
 
Synchronize - differ, disparity, disagree
 
Tactile - abstract, immaterial
 
Tangible - intangible, false, fictitious, fake
 
Temporal - spiritual, out worldly
 
Unabridged - abridged, shortened
 
Unison - dispute, controversy
 
Vivacious - dull, soporific, lazy, lethargic, dormant, dizzy
 
Voracious - satiable, gratifiable
 
Zygomorphic - asymmetrical