English Words Essay

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Word | Parts of Speech | Synonym | Antonym | Original Sentence | 1. Abduct | v. | To take | Release | They abducted when they were both children | 2. Aberration | n. | Injury | Healed | There was several aberrations in the car wreck | 3. Abet | v. | Provoke | Frustrate | The toilet paper stuck up his nose was to abate the bleeding. | 4. Abeyance | v. | Waiting | Action | Chairman asked whether this matter could be held in abeyance for the time being, Council agreed. | 5. Abject | Adj. | Rejected | Worthy | He looked at her with an abject expression on his face. | 6. Absolve | Adj. | Clear | Punish | He was absolve from mortal sins. | 7. Abstinence | Adj | Pure | Intoxication | The best form of birth control is abstinence. | 8. Abstraction | n. | Absorption | Illusion | To him hunger was an abstract concept. | 9. Acclimate | v. | Prepare | Disorder | The students had to acclimate for the test. | 10. Accrue | v. | Collect | Lose | I like to accrue coins. | 11. Acrimonious | Adj. | Angry | Kindly | Some people make me acrimonious. | 12. Acumen | n. | Grasp | Ignorance | The situation is hard to acumen. | 13. Adamant | Adj. | Firm | Flexible | The man had a adamant grip. | 14. Adherent | n. | Clingy | Loose | His girlfriend is too adherent. | 15. Admonish | v. | Notice | Approve | Admonish how people express themselves. | 16. Adroit | Adj. | Skillful | Clumsy | He is a very adroit welder. | 17. Advent | n. | Arrival | Departure | I am waiting for his advent impatiently. | 18. Aesthetic | Adj. | Gorgeous | Ugly | The flowers where aesthetic. | 19. Affidavit | n. | Testimony | Refusal | You need to give a true affidavit to the judge. | 20. Affiliate | n. | Unite | Separate | We need to affiliate with other countries. | 21. Affinity | n. | Attraction | Dislike | I

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