A List 61-70

61. ADIEU

adieu

  • Meaning –Used to express farewell
  • Synonyms – farewell, goodbye, parting
  • Antonyms – greeting,hello
  • Usage –Bidding them adieu we departed.

62. ADJUDGE

adjudge

  • Meaning –To award by law,To determine or decide by judicial procedure.
  • Synonyms – decide, decree,determine, judge,rule umpire.
  • Antonyms – // comment if you know.
  • Usage –A person adjudged guilty is one who has been convicted in court.

63. ADJUNCT

Adjunct

  • Meaning –Something attached to another in a dependent or subordinate position.
  • Synonyms  – accessory, supplement, attachment.
  • Antonyms –detriment, lessening, subtraction
  • Usage – PCC looking for adjunct faculty through job fair.

64. ADJURATION

adjuration

  • Meaning –An earnest, solemn appeal.
  • Synonyms – appeal, earnest command.
  • Antonyms – // comment if you know.
  • Usage  – Picture depicting people taking adjuration.

65. ADJUTANT

adjutant

  • Meaning –A staff officer who helps a commanding officer with administrative affairs.
  • Synonyms – aide, assistant,auxiliary, helper, deputy
  • Antonyms – // comment if you know.
  • Usage – The picture of an adjutant officer.

66. ADJOURN

adjourn1

  • Meaning –To suspend until a later stated time.
  • Synonyms – defer, delay, postpone, shelve, suspend.
  • Antonyms –begin, convene, convoke, encourage, further, keep on, open, rally, stimulate, urge
  • Usage  – The court adjourned the meeting .

67. ADMONISH

admonish

  • Meaning –To reprove gently but earnestly.
  • Synonyms – reprove, rebuke, castigate, chastise, warn .
  • Antonyms –applaud, approve, commend, compliment, extol, flatter, laud, praise
  • Usage – admonish your friends privately but praise them openly. 🙂

68. ADONIS

adonis

  • Meaning –Greek Mythology. A strikingly beautiful youth loved by Aphrodite, A very handsome young man.
  • Synonyms –  // comment if you know.
  • Antonyms – // comment if you know.
  • Usage – is anyone nicknamed adonis.. ? 🙂

69. ADORE

adore

  • Meaning –To regard with deep passion and love.
  • Synonyms – idolize, revere, worship, love
  • Antonyms –abhor, condemn, despise, detest, hate.
  • Usage – who doesn’t adore red rose..?

70. ADROIT

adroit1

  • Meaning –Exhibiting or possessing skill and ease in performance
  • Synonyms – skillful,dexterous, deft, nimble, slick
  • Antonyms –awkward, clumsy, dense, inept, stupid, unskilled
  • Usage – Safety Sam is definitely an adroit worker.
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