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Synonyms and Antonyms in English With Examples

Synonyms and Antonyms in English With Examples
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Synonyms and antonyms are important tools in language and communication because they help us to broaden our Vocabulary, improve our writing, and explain ourselves precisely.

What are Synonyms?

Synonyms are words that have the same or similar meanings as another term.

They offer choices and variations to minimize repetition while also adding depth and variety to our language. We may convey nuances of meaning, provide vivid descriptions, and make our writing more interesting by employing synonyms. Synonyms are useful in both formal and creative writing because they allow us to select the best term for the context and tone we wish to portray. They allow us to express ourselves more effectively and clearly communicate our thoughts and ideas.

What are Antonyms?

Antonyms, on the other hand, are words that have opposite meanings to one another.

They create contrast and serve to explain the intended meaning by emphasizing the distinctions between concepts. Antonyms can help you create a solid vocabulary and understand the different shades of meaning in words. They are particularly useful when creating persuasive or argumentative texts since they allow us to convey competing opinions or arguments. Antonyms can also be employed to create dramatic effects, emphasize differences, or portray a sense of tension in our writing.

Synonyms and Antonyms Words List

Synonyms and Antonyms are significant linguistic tools that help us improve our communication skills. We may choose the most accurate and striking terminology to describe our thoughts, emotions, and ideas by broadening our vocabulary. Whether we are having casual chats, writing essays, or creating creative works, synonyms and antonyms play an important part in structuring our language and allowing us to express ourselves with clarity and elegance.

Synonyms and Antonyms in English With Examples

Synonyms and Antonyms in English With Examples

Words Synonyms Antonyms
Happy Joyful, delighted, glad Sad, unhappy, miserable
Big Large, enormous, huge Small, tiny, little
Hot Warm, heated, scorching Cold, chilly, cool
Fast Quick, rapid, swift Slow, sluggish, leisurely
Good Excellent, great, fine Bad, poor, terrible
Beautiful Gorgeous, stunning, lovely Ugly, hideous, unattractive
Brave Courageous, fearless, bold Cowardly, fearful, timid
Smart Intelligent, clever, sharp Stupid, foolish, dumb
Expand Extend, enlarge, increase Reduce, contract, decrease
Begin Start, commence, initiate End, finish, conclude
Quiet Silent, hushed, peaceful Noisy, loud, disruptive
Happy Content, satisfied, cheerful Unhappy, discontent, miserable
Small Tiny, little, miniature Big, large, significant
Cold Chilly, frigid, freezing Hot, warm, heated
Slow Sluggish, leisurely, gradual Fast, quick, rapid
Bad Poor, terrible, negative Good, excellent, positive
Ugly Unattractive, hideous, repulsive Beautiful, attractive, appealing
Coward Fearful, timid, shy Brave, courageous, bold
Stupid Foolish, dumb, unintelligent Smart, intelligent, clever
Reduce Decrease, lessen, diminish Expand, increase, enlarge
End Finish, conclude, terminate Begin, start, initiate
Noisy Loud, boisterous, cacophonous Quiet, silent, peaceful
Love Adore, cherish, affection Hate, despise, loathe
Bright Radiant, luminous, brilliant Dim, dull, dark
Friend Companion, ally, pal Enemy, foe, adversary
Safe Secure, protected, sheltered Dangerous, risky, insecure
Strong Powerful, robust, sturdy Weak, feeble, fragile
Wealthy Rich, affluent, prosperous Poor, destitute, impoverished
Attractive Appealing, charming, alluring Repulsive, unattractive, ugly
Happy Elated, thrilled, overjoyed Sad, gloomy, depressed
Generous Charitable, kind, benevolent Stingy, selfish, mean
Tall High, towering, lofty Short, small, low
Warm Cozy, snug, heated Cold, chilly, frigid
Fast Swift, speedy, expeditious Slow, sluggish, leisurely
Bad Awful, dreadful, lousy Good, excellent, great
Brave Valiant, heroic, daring Cowardly, fearful, timid
Clever Smart, intelligent, quick-witted Stupid, dim, foolish
Shrink Contract, reduce, diminish Expand, enlarge, increase
Cease Stop, halt, terminate Continue, persist, proceed
Loud Noisy, boisterous, clamorous Soft, quiet, hushed
Joyful Delighted, elated, jubilant Sad, sorrowful, gloomy
Friendly Amicable, sociable, affable Hostile, unfriendly, aloof
Dangerous Perilous, hazardous, risky Safe, secure, protected
Fragile Delicate, breakable, vulnerable Strong, sturdy, durable
Poor Impoverished, needy, destitute Rich, affluent, wealthy
Joy Delight, happiness, bliss Sorrow, sadness, despair
Dull Boring, uninteresting, tedious Bright, exciting, stimulating
Enemy Foe, adversary, opponent Friend, ally, companion
Secure Safe, protected, stable Insecure, vulnerable, unsafe
Weak Frail, feeble, powerless Strong, sturdy, powerful
Rich Wealthy, affluent, opulent Poor, impoverished, destitute
Admire Respect, esteem, appreciate Dislike, despise, scorn
Calm Serene, tranquil, peaceful Agitated, restless, turbulent
Fresh New, crisp, invigorating Stale, old, spoiled
Honest Sincere, trustworthy, upright Dishonest, deceitful, untrustworthy
Skinny Thin, slim, slender Fat, overweight, obese
Open Unlocked, accessible, transparent Closed, shut, secretive
Brave Fearless, courageous, valiant Timid, cowardly, fearful
Wise Intelligent, knowledgeable, sagacious Foolish, ignorant, naive
Expand Enlarge, extend, broaden Shrink, contract, reduce
Conclude Finish, end, terminate Start, commence, initiate
Soft Gentle, mellow, plush Hard, rough, rigid
Cheerful Happy, joyful, exuberant Sad, gloomy, melancholy
Trust Confidence, reliance, faith Doubt, suspicion, distrust
Light Bright, radiant, luminous Dark, dim, gloomy
Foe Enemy, adversary, opponent Friend, ally, companion
Dangerous Hazardous, risky, perilous Safe, secure, harmless
Robust Strong, healthy, vigorous Fragile, weak, feeble
Poverty Destitution, need, impoverishment Wealth, affluence, prosperity
Delight Joy, pleasure, happiness Sorrow, disappointment, misery
Boring Dull, monotonous, tedious Exciting, interesting, engaging
Warm Hot, heated, toasty Cold, chilly, frigid
Swift Quick, rapid, fast Slow, leisurely, sluggish
Good Excellent, outstanding, superior Bad, inferior, poor
Ugly Unattractive, unsightly, hideous Beautiful, attractive, stunning
Timid Shy, bashful, hesitant Brave, bold, fearless
Intelligent Smart, clever, brilliant Stupid, foolish, unintelligent
Decrease Reduce, diminish, lower Increase, expand, raise
Start Begin, commence, initiate End, finish, conclude
Silent Quiet, hushed, noiseless Noisy, loud, clamorous
Ecstatic Overjoyed, elated, euphoric Sad, disappointed, melancholic
Hospitable Welcoming, friendly, gracious Unfriendly, inhospitable, unwelcoming
Risky Dangerous, hazardous, uncertain Safe, secure, certain
Robust Sturdy, vigorous, resilient Fragile, weak, delicate
Affluent Wealthy, prosperous, rich Poor, impoverished, destitute
Exciting Thrilling, exhilarating, stimulating Boring, dull, uneventful
Wise Sagacious, prudent, knowledgeable Foolish, naive, ignorant
Shrink Contract, reduce, decrease Expand, enlarge, increase
Terminate End, conclude, finish Start, commence, begin
Muffled Hushed, muted, stifled Loud, clear, resounding
Exuberant Energetic, enthusiastic, vibrant Depressed, subdued, lackluster
Caring Kind, compassionate, considerate Indifferent, apathetic, uncaring
Loud Noisy, boisterous, clamorous Soft, quiet, hushed
Excited Enthusiastic, thrilled, eager Calm, indifferent, uninterested
Insecure Unprotected, uncertain, vulnerable Secure, confident, safe
Heavy Weighty, burdensome, substantial Light, lightweight, negligible
Wise Intelligent, knowledgeable, perceptive Foolish, ignorant, obtuse
Flatten Level, smooth, compress Expand, elevate, inflate
Initiate Begin, commence, start End, conclude, terminate
Murmuring Whispering, muffled, soft Loud, clear, resounding
Miserable Unhappy, wretched, forlorn Happy, content, joyful
Cooperative Collaborative, helpful, supportive Uncooperative, unhelpful, unsupportive
Stable Steady, secure, balanced Unstable, shaky, unreliable
Exquisite Beautiful, elegant, graceful Ugly, unattractive, crude
Enthusiastic Eager, passionate, zealous Apathetic, indifferent, uninterested
Hostile Adversarial, antagonistic, aggressive Friendly, amicable, peaceful
Secure Safe, protected, defended Insecure, vulnerable, unprotected
Massive Enormous, gigantic, colossal Small, tiny, minuscule
Wise Intelligent, sagacious, discerning Foolish, naive, unwise
Condense Compact, compress, concentrate Expand, dilate, enlarge
Terminate End, conclude, cease Begin, start, initiate
Serene Calm, tranquil, peaceful Agitated, restless, chaotic
Disgust Revulsion, loathing, repugnance Attraction, fondness, admiration
Perilous Dangerous, hazardous, risky Safe, secure, protected
Sturdy Strong, robust, resilient Fragile, weak, feeble
Prosperous Wealthy, successful, thriving Poor, destitute, struggling
Delight Joy, happiness, pleasure Sorrow, sadness, disappointment
Mundane Ordinary, routine, dull Extraordinary, exciting, intriguing
Cold Chilly, freezing, icy Hot, warm, heated
Rapid Quick, fast, swift Slow, sluggish, leisurely
Excellent Outstanding, remarkable, superb Poor, inferior, subpar
Hideous Ugly, repulsive, grotesque Beautiful, attractive, appealing
Daring Courageous, bold, audacious Timid, fearful, cautious
Dull Boring, uninteresting, tedious Stimulating, exciting, captivating
Expand Enlarge, extend, magnify Shrink, contract, diminish
Conclude Finish, end, complete Start, initiate, commence
Silence Quiet, stillness, hush Noise, clamor, commotion
Thrilled Excited, delighted, ecstatic Unimpressed, indifferent, apathetic
Kind Caring, compassionate, considerate Cruel, unkind, heartless
Silent Quiet, hushed, noiseless Noisy, loud, boisterous
Indifferent Uninterested, apathetic, unconcerned Interested, enthusiastic, concerned
Unstable Shaky, unreliable, wobbly Stable, steady, reliable
Hideous Ugly, repulsive, monstrous Beautiful, attractive, appealing
Dislike Hate, detest, loathe Like, enjoy, love
Placid Serene, calm, peaceful Turbulent, agitated, disturbed
Dull Boring, tedious, monotonous Lively, exciting, interesting
Frozen Icy, frosty, chilled Thawed, melted, unfrozen
Conclude Finish, end, terminate Begin, start, initiate
Vacant Empty, unoccupied, available Occupied, full, taken
Fierce Ferocious, aggressive, intense Gentle, mild, docile
Hopeful Optimistic, positive, confident Hopeless, pessimistic, discouraged
Short Brief, concise, compact Long, lengthy, extended
Cautious Careful, prudent, wary Reckless, impulsive, careless
Expand Enlarge, extend, grow Shrink, contract, reduce
Close Shut, sealed, tight Open, accessible, unlocked
Resounding Loud, booming, reverberating Muffled, soft, muted
Satisfied Content, pleased, gratified Dissatisfied, unhappy, discontent
Cooperative Collaborative, helpful, supportive Uncooperative, unhelpful, obstructive
Firm Steady, solid, unyielding Weak, flexible, pliable
Gorgeous Beautiful, stunning, magnificent Plain, unattractive, ordinary
Fearful Scared, anxious, terrified Brave, fearless, confident
Foolish Stupid, silly, unintelligent Wise, intelligent, sensible
Shrink Contract, reduce, condense Expand, enlarge, dilate
Terminate End, conclude, finish Begin, initiate, start
Whisper Murmur, mumble, speak softly Shout, yell, scream
Exhilarated Thrilled, elated, excited Depressed, deflated, disheartened
Sympathetic Compassionate, understanding, caring Unsympathetic, indifferent, cold
Unsteady Shaky, wobbly, unstable Stable, steady, secure
Hideous Ugly, repugnant, monstrous Beautiful, attractive, appealing
Reluctant Hesitant, unwilling, resistant Eager, willing, enthusiastic
Talkative Chatty, loquacious, communicative Quiet, reserved, silent
Graceful Elegant, poised, refined Clumsy, awkward, ungainly
Compressed Compact, condensed, squashed Expanded, enlarged, inflated
Commence Begin, start, initiate Conclude, finish, terminate
Roar Thunder, boom, rumble Whisper, murmur, mumble
Gratified Satisfied, pleased, content Dissatisfied, disappointed, unhappy
Unfriendly Hostile, aloof, cold Friendly, welcoming, amicable
Steady Stable, secure, unwavering Unsteady, wavering, shaky
Magnificent Splendid, majestic, grand Mediocre, ordinary, unimpressive
Petrified Terrified, paralyzed, horrified Fearless, brave, courageous
Sensible Rational, logical, practical Foolish, irrational, illogical
Condense Compact, compress, concentrate Expand, dilate, enlarge
Begin Start, commence, initiate End, finish, conclude
Sigh Breathe out, exhale, respire Inhale, breathe in, inspire
Elated Thrilled, ecstatic, jubilant Depressed, saddened, disheartened
Empathetic Compassionate, understanding, kind Callous, unsympathetic, indifferent
Shaky Unsteady, wobbly, unstable Steady, stable, firm
Attractive Appealing, charming, enticing Unattractive, repulsive, unappealing
Reluctant Hesitant, unwilling, disinclined Eager, willing, enthusiastic
Silent Quiet, hushed, noiseless Noisy, loud, cacophonous
Awful Terrible, dreadful, horrendous Wonderful, fantastic, marvelous
Dainty Delicate, elegant, exquisite Clumsy, awkward, ungainly

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Words Synonyms Antonyms
Compact Compressed, condensed, dense Expanded, enlarged, spacious
End Finish, conclude, terminate Start, commence, begin
Mumble Whisper, mutter, murmur Shout, yell, articulate
Content Satisfied, pleased, fulfilled Discontent, unsatisfied, dissatisfied
Unhelpful Uncooperative, obstructive, unsupportive Helpful, cooperative, supportive
Reliable Trustworthy, dependable, consistent Unreliable, undependable, inconsistent
Magnificent Splendid, majestic, breathtaking Mediocre, ordinary, unremarkable
Petrified Terrified, frightened, paralyzed Fearless, brave, unafraid
Foolish Stupid, silly, absurd Wise, intelligent, sensible
Condense Compact, compress, reduce Expand, enlarge, dilate
Initiate Begin, commence, start Conclude, finish, terminate
Clamor Noise, uproar, racket Silence, quiet, stillness
Enraptured Captivated, entranced, spellbound Indifferent, uninterested, apathetic
Benevolent Kind, generous, charitable Malevolent, unkind, selfish
Insecure Unstable, uncertain, vulnerable Secure, confident, protected
Light Bright, radiant, luminous Dark, dim, shadowy
Exciting Thrilling, exhilarating, stimulating Boring, dull, monotonous
Slow Sluggish, leisurely, unhurried Fast, rapid, quick
Good Excellent, superior, admirable Bad, inferior, poor
Hideous Ugly, repulsive, grotesque Beautiful, attractive, appealing
Fearful Scared, afraid, frightened Brave, fearless, courageous
Foolish Stupid, silly, irrational Wise, intelligent, rational
Expand Enlarge, extend, stretch Shrink, contract, compress
End Finish, conclude, terminate Begin, start, commence
Hush Silence, stillness, quiet Noise, commotion, clamor
Satisfied Content, fulfilled, gratified Dissatisfied, discontent, unhappy
Anticipate Expect, await, foresee Ignore, overlook, disregard
Dependable Reliable, trustworthy, responsible Unreliable, undependable, unreliable
Majestic Grand, regal, noble Ordinary, unimpressive, common
Petrified Terrified, frightened, horrified Fearless, brave, unafraid
Rational Logical, reasonable, sensible Irrational, illogical, unreasonable
Condense Compact, compress, shrink Expand, enlarge, dilate
Conclude Finish, end, terminate Begin, start, initiate
Whisper Murmur, mumble, speak softly Shout, yell, scream
Delighted Happy, thrilled, elated Disappointed, saddened, upset
Sympathetic Compassionate, understanding, kind Uns sympathetic, indifferent, cold
Shaky Unsteady, trembling, wobbly Steady, stable, firm
Attractive Appealing, charming, enticing Repulsive, unattractive, repelling
Reluctant Hesitant, unwilling, disinclined Eager, willing, enthusiastic
Silence Quiet, stillness, hush Noise, commotion, clamor
Terrible Horrible, dreadful, horrific Wonderful, fantastic, marvelous
Dainty Delicate, elegant, refined Clumsy, awkward, clumsy
Compressed Compact, condensed, squashed Expanded, enlarged, inflated
Begin Start, commence, initiate Conclude, finish, terminate
Roar Thunder, boom, rumble Whisper, murmur, mumble
Satisfied Content, pleased, gratified Dissatisfied, unhappy, discontent
Unfriendly Hostile, aloof, cold Friendly, welcoming, amicable
Steady Stable, secure, unwavering Unsteady, wavering, shaky
Magnificent Splendid, majestic, grand Mediocre, ordinary, unimpressive
Petrified Terrified, paralyzed, horrified Fearless, brave, unafraid
Sensible Rational, logical, practical Foolish, irrational, illogical
Condense Compact, compress, concentrate Expand, dilate, enlarge
Begin Start, commence, initiate End, finish, conclude
Silence Quiet, stillness, hush Noise, clamor, commotion
Thrilled Excited, delighted, ecstatic Unimpressed, indifferent, apathetic
Kind Caring, compassionate, considerate Cruel, unkind, heartless
Silent Quiet, hushed, noiseless Noisy, loud, boisterous
Indifferent Uninterested, apathetic, unconcerned Interested, enthusiastic, concerned
Unstable Shaky, unreliable, wobbly Stable, steady, reliable
Hideous Ugly, repugnant, grotesque Beautiful, attractive, appealing
Dislike Hate, detest, loathe Like, enjoy, love
Placid Serene, calm, peaceful Turbulent, agitated, disturbed
Dull Boring, uninteresting, tedious Lively, exciting, interesting
Frozen Icy, frosty, chilled Thawed, melted, unfrozen
Conclude Finish, end, complete Start, initiate, commence
Vacant Empty, unoccupied, available Occupied, full, taken
Fierce Ferocious, aggressive, intense Gentle, mild, docile
Hopeful Optimistic, positive, confident Hopeless, pessimistic, discouraged
Short Brief, concise, compact Long, lengthy, extended
Cautious Careful, prudent, wary Reckless, impulsive, careless
Expand Enlarge, extend, magnify Shrink, contract, reduce
Close Shut, sealed, tight Open, accessible, unlocked
Resounding Loud, booming, reverberating Muffled, soft, muted
Satisfied Content, pleased, fulfilled Dissatisfied, discontent, unhappy
Cooperative Collaborative, helpful, supportive Uncooperative, unhelpful, obstructive
Firm Steady, solid, unyielding Weak, flexible, pliable
Gorgeous Beautiful, stunning, magnificent Plain, unattractive, ordinary
Fearful Scared, anxious, terrified Brave, fearless, confident
Foolish Stupid, silly, unintelligent Wise, intelligent, sensible
Shrink Contract, reduce, condense Expand, enlarge, dilate
Terminate End, conclude, finish Begin, start, initiate
Whisper Murmur, mumble, speak softly Shout, yell, articulate
Exhilarated Thrilled, elated, excited Depressed, deflated, disheartened
Sympathetic Compassionate, understanding, caring Unsympathetic, indifferent, cold
Unsteady Shaky, wobbly, unstable Steady, stable, firm
Hideous Ugly, repulsive, monstrous Beautiful, attractive, appealing
Reluctant Hesitant, unwilling, resistant Eager, willing, enthusiastic
Talkative Chatty, loquacious, communicative Quiet, reserved, silent
Graceful Elegant, poised, refined Clumsy, awkward, ungainly
Compressed Compact, condensed, dense Expanded, enlarged, spacious
Commence Begin, start, initiate Conclude, finish, terminate
Roar Thunder, boom, rumble Whisper, murmur, mumble
Gratified Satisfied, pleased, content Dissatisfied, unhappy, discontent
Unhelpful Uncooperative, obstructive, unsupportive Helpful, cooperative, supportive
Reliable Trustworthy, dependable, consistent Unreliable, undependable, inconsistent
Magnificent Splendid, majestic, breathtaking Mediocre, ordinary, unremarkable
Petrified Terrified, paralyzed, horrified Fearless, brave, unafraid
Foolish Stupid, silly, absurd Wise, intelligent, sensible
Condense Compact, compress, reduce Expand, enlarge, dilate
Initiate Begin, commence, start Conclude, finish, terminate
Clamor Noise, uproar, racket Silence, quiet, stillness
Enraptured Captivated, entranced, spellbound Indifferent, uninterested, apathetic
Benevolent Kind, generous, charitable Malevolent, unkind, selfish
Insecure Unstable, uncertain, vulnerable Secure, confident, protected
Light Bright, radiant, luminous Dark, dim, shadowy
Exciting Thrilling, exhilarating, stimulating Boring, dull, monotonous
Slow Sluggish, leisurely, unhurried Fast, rapid, quick
Good Excellent, superior, admirable Bad, inferior, poor
Hideous Ugly, repulsive, grotesque Beautiful, attractive, appealing
Fearful Scared, afraid, frightened Brave, fearless, courageous
Foolish Stupid, silly, irrational Wise, intelligent, rational
Expand Enlarge, extend, stretch Shrink, contract, compress
End Finish, conclude, terminate Begin, start, commence
Hush Silence, stillness, quiet Noise, commotion, clamor
Satisfied Content, fulfilled, gratified Dissatisfied, unhappy, discontent
Anticipate Expect, await, foresee Ignore, overlook, disregard
Dependable Reliable, trustworthy, responsible Unreliable, undependable, unreliable
Majestic Grand, regal, noble Ordinary, unimpressive, common
Petrified Terrified, frightened, horrified Fearless, brave, unafraid
Rational Logical, reasonable, sensible Irrational, illogical, unreasonable
Condense Compact, compress, shrink Expand, enlarge, dilate
Conclude Finish, end, terminate Begin, start, initiate
Whisper Murmur, mumble, speak softly Shout, yell, scream
Delighted Happy, thrilled, elated Disappointed, saddened, upset
Sympathetic Compassionate, understanding, kind Uns sympathetic, indifferent, cold
Shaky Unsteady, trembling, wobbly Steady, stable, firm
Attractive Appealing, charming, enticing Repulsive, unattractive, unappealing
Reluctant Hesitant, unwilling, disinclined Eager, willing, enthusiastic
Silent Quiet, hushed, noiseless Noisy, loud, cacophonous
Awful Terrible, dreadful, horrendous Wonderful, fantastic, marvelous
Dainty Delicate, elegant, refined Clumsy, awkward, ungainly
Compact Compressed, condensed, dense Expanded, enlarged, spacious
End Finish, conclude, terminate Begin, start, commence
Roar Thunder, boom, rumble Whisper, murmur, mumble
Satisfied Content, pleased, gratified Dissatisfied, unhappy, discontent
Unfriendly Hostile, aloof, cold Friendly, welcoming, amicable
Steady Stable, secure, unwavering Unsteady, wavering, shaky
Magnificent Splendid, majestic, grand Mediocre, ordinary, unimpressive
Petrified Terrified, paralyzed, horrified Fearless, brave, unafraid
Sensible Rational, logical, practical Foolish, irrational, illogical
Condense Compact, compress, concentrate Expand, dilate, enlarge
Begin Start, commence, initiate End, finish, conclude
Silence Quiet, stillness, hush Noise, clamor, commotion
Thrilled Excited, delighted, ecstatic Unimpressed, indifferent, apathetic
Kind Caring, compassionate, considerate Cruel, unkind, heartless
Silent Quiet, hushed, noiseless Noisy, loud, boisterous
Indifferent Uninterested, apathetic, unconcerned Interested, enthusiastic, concerned
Unstable Shaky, unreliable, wobbly Stable, steady, reliable
Hideous Ugly, repulsive, monstrous Beautiful, attractive, appealing
Dislike Hate, detest, loathe Like, enjoy, love
Placid Serene, calm, peaceful Turbulent, agitated, disturbed
Dull Boring, uninteresting, tedious Lively, exciting, interesting
Frozen Icy, frosty, chilled Thawed, melted, unfrozen
Conclude Finish, end, complete Start, initiate, commence
Vacant Empty, unoccupied, available Occupied, full, taken
Fierce Ferocious, aggressive, intense Gentle, mild, docile
Hopeful Optimistic, positive, confident Hopeless, pessimistic, discouraged
Short Brief, concise, compact Long, lengthy, extended
Cautious Careful, prudent, wary Reckless, impulsive, careless
Expand Enlarge, extend, magnify Shrink, contract, reduce
Close Shut, sealed, tight Open, accessible, unlocked
Resounding Loud, booming, reverberating Muffled, soft, muted
Satisfied Content, pleased, fulfilled Dissatisfied, discontent, unhappy
Cooperative Collaborative, helpful, supportive Uncooperative, unhelpful, obstructive
Firm Steady, solid, unyielding Weak, flexible, pliable
Gorgeous Beautiful, stunning, magnificent Plain, unattractive, ordinary
Fearful Scared, anxious, terrified Brave, fearless, confident
Foolish Stupid, silly, unintelligent Wise, intelligent, sensible

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Synonyms and Antonyms in English With Examples

Synonyms and Antonyms

Words Synonyms Antonyms
Shrink Contract, reduce, condense Expand, enlarge, dilate
Terminate End, conclude, finish Begin, start, initiate
Whisper Murmur, mumble, speak softly Shout, yell, articulate
Exhilarated Thrilled, elated, excited Depressed, deflated, disheartened
Sympathetic Compassionate, understanding, caring Unsympathetic, indifferent, cold
Unsteady Shaky, wobbly, unstable Steady, stable, firm
Hideous Ugly, repulsive, monstrous Beautiful, attractive, appealing
Reluctant Hesitant, unwilling, resistant Eager, willing, enthusiastic
Talkative Chatty, loquacious, communicative Quiet, reserved, silent
Graceful Elegant, poised, refined Clumsy, awkward, ungainly
Compressed Compact, condensed, dense Expanded, enlarged, spacious
Commence Begin, start, initiate Conclude, finish, terminate
Roar Thunder, boom, rumble Whisper, murmur, mumble
Gratified Satisfied, pleased, content Dissatisfied, unhappy, discontent
Unhelpful Uncooperative, obstructive, unsupportive Helpful, cooperative, supportive
Reliable Trustworthy, dependable, consistent Unreliable, undependable, inconsistent
Magnificent Splendid, majestic, breathtaking Mediocre, ordinary, unremarkable
Petrified Terrified, frightened, horrified Fearless, brave, unafraid
Foolish Stupid, silly, absurd Wise, intelligent, sensible
Condense Compact, compress, reduce Expand, enlarge, dilate
Initiate Begin, commence, start Conclude, finish, terminate
Clamor Noise, uproar, racket Silence, quiet, stillness
Enraptured Captivated, entranced, spellbound Indifferent, uninterested, apathetic
Benevolent Kind, generous, charitable Malevolent, unkind, selfish
Insecure Unstable, uncertain, vulnerable Secure, confident, protected
Light Bright, radiant, luminous Dark, dim, shadowy
Exciting Thrilling, exhilarating, stimulating Boring, dull, monotonous
Slow Sluggish, leisurely, unhurried Fast, rapid, quick
Good Excellent, superior, admirable Bad, inferior, poor
Hideous Ugly, repulsive, grotesque Beautiful, attractive, appealing
Fearful Scared, afraid, frightened Brave, fearless, courageous
Foolish Stupid, silly, unintelligent Wise, intelligent, sensible
Expand Enlarge, extend, stretch Shrink, contract, compress
End Finish, conclude, terminate Begin, start, commence
Hush Silence, stillness, quiet Noise, commotion, clamor
Satisfied Content, fulfilled, gratified Dissatisfied, unhappy, discontent
Anticipate Expect, await, foresee Ignore, overlook, disregard
Dependable Reliable, trustworthy, responsible Unreliable, undependable, unreliable
Majestic Grand, regal, noble Ordinary, unimpressive, common
Petrified Terrified, frightened, horrified Fearless, brave, unafraid
Rational Logical, reasonable, sensible Irrational, illogical, unreasonable
Condense Compact, compress, shrink Expand, enlarge, dilate
Conclude Finish, end, terminate Begin, start, initiate
Whisper Murmur, mumble, speak softly Shout, yell, scream
Delighted Happy, thrilled, elated Disappointed, saddened, upset
Sympathetic Compassionate, understanding, kind Uns sympathetic, indifferent, cold
Shaky Unsteady, trembling, wobbly Steady, stable, firm
Attractive Appealing, charming, enticing Repulsive, unattractive, unappealing
Reluctant Hesitant, unwilling, disinclined Eager, willing, enthusiastic
Silent Quiet, hushed, noiseless Noisy, loud, cacophonous
Awful Terrible, dreadful, horrendous Wonderful, fantastic, marvelous
Dainty Delicate, elegant, refined Clumsy, awkward, ungainly
Compact Compressed, condensed, dense Expanded, enlarged, spacious
End Finish, conclude, terminate Begin, start, commence
Roar Thunder, boom, rumble Whisper, murmur, mumble
Satisfied Content, pleased, gratified Dissatisfied, unhappy, discontent
Unfriendly Hostile, aloof, cold Friendly, welcoming, amicable
Steady Stable, secure, unwavering Unsteady, wavering, shaky
Magnificent Splendid, majestic, grand Mediocre, ordinary, unimpressive
Petrified Terrified, paralyzed, horrified Fearless, brave, unafraid
Sensible Rational, logical, practical Foolish, irrational, illogical
Condense Compact, compress, concentrate Expand, dilate, enlarge
Begin Start, commence, initiate End, finish, conclude
Silence Quiet, stillness, hush Noise, clamor, commotion
Thrilled Excited, delighted, ecstatic Unimpressed, indifferent, apathetic
Kind Caring, compassionate, considerate Cruel, unkind, heartless
Silent Quiet, hushed, noiseless Noisy, loud, boisterous
Indifferent Uninterested, apathetic, unconcerned Interested, enthusiastic, concerned
Unstable Shaky, unreliable, wobbly Stable, steady, reliable
Hideous Ugly, repulsive, monstrous Beautiful, attractive, appealing
Dislike Hate, detest, loathe Like, enjoy, love
Placid Serene, calm, peaceful Turbulent, agitated, disturbed
Dull Boring, uninteresting, tedious Lively, exciting, interesting
Frozen Icy, frosty, chilled Thawed, melted, unfrozen
Conclude Finish, end, complete Start, initiate, commence
Vacant Empty, unoccupied, available Occupied, full, taken
Fierce Ferocious, aggressive, intense Gentle, mild, docile
Hopeful Optimistic, positive, confident Hopeless, pessimistic, discouraged
Short Brief, concise, compact Long, lengthy, extended
Cautious Careful, prudent, wary Reckless, impulsive, careless
Expand Enlarge, extend, magnify Shrink, contract, reduce
Close Shut, sealed, tight Open, accessible, unlocked
Resounding Loud, booming, reverberating Muffled, soft, muted
Satisfied Content, pleased, fulfilled Dissatisfied, discontent, unhappy
Cooperative Collaborative, helpful, supportive Uncooperative, unhelpful, obstructive
Firm Steady, solid, unyielding Weak, flexible, pliable
Gorgeous Beautiful, stunning, magnificent Plain, unattractive, ordinary
Fearful Scared, anxious, terrified Brave, fearless, confident

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