Daily Vocabulary ( 14 Nov 2017 ) : Words


1.QUACKERY (NOUN):deceitfulness
Synonyms: dishonesty, deception
Antonyms: frankness, honesty
Example Sentence: His mind is full of quackery.

2.TAPER (VERB):abate
Synonyms: lessen, recede
Antonyms: extend, grow
Example Sentence: She abated her pain.

3.UNLETTERED (ADJECTIVE):poorly educated
Synonyms: benighted, uncultivated
Antonyms: brilliant, distinct
Example Sentence: He is an unlettered boy.

4.FORAGE (VERB):search madly for
Synonyms: rummage, scour
Antonyms: guard, protect
Example Sentence: She was foraging for her ring.

5.CRINKLE (VERB):crumple
Synonyms: pucker, scrunch
Synonyms: flatten, straighten
Example Sentence: His face crinkled in bewilderment.