Daily Vocabulary ( 04 oct 2017 ) : Words


1.QUAFF (VERB):drink down
Synonyms: gulp, sip
Antonyms: eject, out
Example Sentence:  Raju always has to quaff a pot of coffee before leaving for work.

2.PRY (VERB):interfere in someone else’s business
Synonyms: poke, bug
Antonyms: ignore, neglect
Example Sentence: Her reputation was that she liked to pry into people’s private lives.  

3. PODGY (ADJECTIVE):slightly fat
Synonyms: chunky, flabby
Antonyms: lean, skinny
Example Sentence: When I stopped jogging, I became podgy.

4.POMPOUS (ADJECTIVE):arrogant, egotistic
Synonyms: boastful, selfish
Antonyms: humble, kind
Example Sentence:  Because the movie star was pompous, she spent most of her time looking into the mirror.

5. POTPOURRI (NOUN): miscellany
Synonyms: assortment, blend
Antonyms: separation, singularity
Example Sentence:  New York City is a potpourri of various nationalities and religions.