Daily Vocabulary ( 13 oct 2017 ) : Words


1.GALLANTRY (NOUN): bravery
Synonyms: heroism, prowess
Antonyms: cowardice, meekness
Example Sentence: His gallantry is well known by his friends and colleagues

2.CONTRIVE (VERB):plan
Synonyms: aim, plot
Antonyms: neglect, ignore Example Sentence:
Siddhartha will contrive before acting on the instructions given by the Chief officer.

3.GALL (NOUN): brashness
Synonyms: arrogance, brazenness
Antonyms: modesty, respect
Example Sentence: With all of Jill’s unruly behavior, she has the gall to tell me to stay out of trouble.

4.THORNY (ADJECTIVE):knotty
Synonyms: barbed, rugged
Antonyms: smooth, unpointed
Example Sentence: The metal sheet was thorny.

5.DEPRECATORY (ADJECTIVE): Debasing
Synonyms: deprecatory, derogatory
Antonyms: complimentary, praising
Example Sentence: Abhimanyu’s deprecatory remark made her cry.