Daily 5 English Vocab Words in Detail – 07 February

By | February 7, 2018

Daily Vocabulary ( 07 Feb 2018 ) : 5 Word
1. APLOMB (NOUN): self-assurance
Synonyms: nonchalance, equanimity
Antonyms: fear, gaucheness
Example Sentence: I passed the test with aplomb.

2. GAUCHE (ADJECTIVE): tactless
Synonyms: bumbling, awkward
Antonyms: elegant, graceful
Example Sentence: I met a shy and gauche teenager in the college.

3. ACQUIESCE (VERB): accede
Synonyms: comply, concur
Antonyms: deny, oppose
Example Sentence: Sara acquiesced in her decision.

4. GRODY (ADJECTIVE): anomalous
Synonyms: aberrant, disgusting
Antonyms: conforming, conventional
Example Sentence: They saw an old man with grody yellow teeth.

5. WANE (VERB): abate
Synonyms: atrophy, decrease
Antonyms: brighten, develop
Example Sentence: The singer believed her number of fans was starting to wane.


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