Vocabulary Development: Synonyms and Antonyms

Sacrosanct: Dictionary Meaning, Synonyms and Antonyms

Part of Speech: Adjective Dictionary Meanings of Sacrosanct (especially of a principle, place, or routine) regarded as too important or valuable to be interfered with. Examples of Sacrosanct in Sentence “the individual’s right to work has been upheld as sacrosanct” “the rights of parents are sacrosanct for this government” Synonyms of Sacrosanct Sacred, hallowed, respected, …

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Bumptious: Dictionary Meaning, Synonyms and Antonyms

Part of Speech: Adjective Dictionary Meanings of Bumptious irritatingly self-assertive. Examples of Bumptious in Sentence “an impossibly bumptious and opinionated ass” “a bumptious young man whose family wealth gave him a sense of entitlement” Synonyms of Bumptious Self-important, conceited, arrogant, pompous, overbearing, self-opinionated, cocky, swaggering, strutting, presumptuous, forward, imperious, sententious, grandiose, affected, stiff, vain, haughty, …

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Enunciate: Dictionary Meaning, Synonyms and Antonyms

Part of Speech: Verb Dictionary Meanings of Enunciate  say or pronounce clearly. express (a proposition, theory, etc.) in clear or definite terms. Enunciate in Sentence “she enunciated each word slowly” “a written document enunciating this policy” Synonyms of Enunciate Pronounce, articulate, say, speak, utter, express, voice, vocalize, sound, mouth, declare, profess, assert, affirm, propound, proclaim, …

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Presumptuous: Dictionary Meaning, Synonyms and Antonyms

Part of Speech: Adjective Dictionary Meanings of Presumptuous  (of a person or their behaviour) failing to observe the limits of what is permitted or appropriate. Presumptuous in Sentence “I hope I won’t be considered presumptuous if I offer some advice” “It’s rather presumptuous to judge my character on such short acquaintance” Synonyms of Presumptuous Brazen, …

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Sequestrate: Dictionary Meaning, Synonyms and Antonyms

Part of Speech: Verb Dictionary Meanings of Sequestrate Take legal possession of (assets) until a debt has been paid or other claims have been met. take forcible possession of (something); confiscate. legally place (the property of a bankrupt) in the hands of a trustee for division among the creditors declare (someone) bankrupt Sequestrate in Sentence …

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Ambiguous: Dictionary Meaning, Synonyms and Antonyms

Part of Speech: Adjective Dictionary Meaning of Ambiguous open to more than one interpretation; not having one obvious meaning. not clear or decided. Examples “ambiguous phrases” “the election result was ambiguous” Synonyms of Ambiguous equivocal, ambivalent, open to debate, open to argument, arguable, debatable; Delphic, cryptic, enigmatic, gnomic, paradoxical, misleading; obscure, unclear, vague, abstruse, puzzling, …

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Pernicious: Dictionary Meaning, Synonyms and Antonyms

Part of Speech: Adjective Dictionary Meaning of Pernicious having a harmful effect, especially in a gradual or subtle way. Examples “the pernicious influences of the mass media” Synonyms of Pernicious harmful, damaging, destructive, injurious, hurtful, detrimental, deleterious, dangerous, adverse, inimical, unhealthy, unfavourable, bad, evil, baleful, wicked, malign, malevolent, malignant, noxious, poisonous, cancerous, corrupting, ruinous, deadly, …

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Sycophant: Dictionary Meaning, Synonyms and Antonyms

Part of Speech: Noun Dictionary Meaning of Sycophant a person who acts obsequiously towards someone important in order to gain advantage. Synonyms of Sycophant toady, creep, crawler, fawner, flatterer, flunkey, truckler, groveller, doormat, lickspittle, kowtower, obsequious person, minion, hanger-on, leech, puppet, spaniel, Uriah Heep, Informal bootlicker, yes-man; vulgar slangarse-licker, arse-kisser, brown-nose; vulgar slangsuckhole Antonyms of …

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