A List 81-90

81. AEROSTAT

aerostat

  • Meaning – A balloon or other apparatus floating in or sustained by the air.
  • Synonyms – Balloon
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  • Usage –Aerostats are used for lifting military airborne radar equipment.

82. AFFABLE

affable

  • Meaning –Easy and pleasant to speak to; approachable.
  • Synonyms –gracious, congenial, cordial, genial, sociable,sonsy, amiable, genial.
  • Antonyms –complaining, disdainful, grouchy, grumbling, impolite, miserable, reserved, surly, unfriendly.
  • Usage –  affable kitty gives everyone hugs.

83. AFFECT

affect

  • Meaning –Have an influence on,  produce an effect on.
  • Synonyms – influence, touch, move, impress, assume, fake.
  • Antonyms – // comment
  • Usage – This article will affect my thinking.

84. AFFECTATION

affectation

  • Meaning –A particular habit, as of speech or dress, adopted to give a false impression.
  • Synonyms – pose, pretense.
  • Antonyms –naturalness, simplicity
  • Usage –Freedom from affectation or embarrassment.

85. AFFILIATE

affiliate

  • Meaning –A person, organization, or establishment associated with another as a subordinate, subsidiary, or member.
  • Synonyms – ally, associate, bind, combine, connect, join.
  • Antonyms –disjoin, separate, stay away.
  • Usage –  want to affiliate with the association above?

86. AFFRONT

affront

  • Meaning –To insult intentionally, especially openly
  • Synonyms – huff, insult, miff, offend, outrage.
  • Antonyms –appeasement, compliment, pleasantry, gratify, mollify, placate, please, satisfy, soothe.
  • Usage – People don’t tolerate affront and commit suicide.

87. AFOOT

Afoot

  • Meaning –In the process of being carried out.
  • Synonyms – walking, underway, on foot.
  • Antonyms – nonmoving, unmoving, nonsurrent.
  • Usage – did u came all the way afoot?

88. AGAPE

agape

  • Meaning –In a state of wonder or amazement, as with the mouth wide open.
  • Synonyms – aghast, ajar, opened, overwhelmed, shocked.
  • Antonyms – // comment
  • Usage – Dazzles the crowd and sets them all agape. –Milton.

89. AGILE

agile

  • Meaning –Characterized by quickness, lightness, and ease of movement.
  • Synonyms – quick, nimble, brisk, facile.
  • Antonyms –brittle, clumsy, stiff
  • Usage – dogs are extremely agile.

90. AGGLOMERATE

agglomerate

  • Meaning –become collected into a mass.
  • Synonyms – accrue, accumulate, aggregate, amass, collect.
  • Antonyms – // comment if you know.
  • Usage – The system determine the size and distribution of the agglomerate.
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