Daily Vocabulary ( 22 Nov 2017 ) : Words


1. UNWAVERING (ADJECTIVE): resolute
Synonyms: faithful, dedicated
Antonyms: disloyal, unreliable
Example Sentence: Shayna was unwavering in her opinions.
2. CRYPTIC (ADJECTIVE): curt
Synonyms: brusque, abrupt
Antonyms: lengthy, long-winded
Example Sentence: My husband’s cryptic comment left me confused.
3. ACERBIC (ADJECTIVE): caustic
Synonyms: rancorous, bitter
Antonyms: kind, nice
Example Sentence: My mother-in-law tries to hide the fact she does not like me by using acerbic comments.
4. SCALLOP (VERB): pucker
Synonyms: scrunch, crumple
Antonyms: flatten, smooth
Example Sentence: The scallop fishery is becoming more and more valuable.
5. INTERLACE (VERB): braid
Synonyms: curl, enmesh
Antonyms: untwist, untangle
Example Sentence: Steffy interlaced her hair around her finger.