- BUMPTIOUS (ADJECTIVE): offensively self-assertive
Synonyms: arrogant, egotistic
Antonyms: humble, modest
Example Sentence:-I was still annoyed at his bumptious style of conversation.
- RESTORATIVE (ADJECTIVE): medicinal
Synonyms: remedial, curative
Antonyms: harmful, injurious
Example Sentence:-My eighty-five-year-old grandmother credits restorative yoga as the key to her good health.
- EMBOLDEN (VERB): encourage
Synonyms: energize, inspire
Antonyms: discourage, dissuade
Example Sentence:-Emboldened by his success, he started on a second novel.
- MASQUERADE (NOUN): disguise
Synonyms: carnival, domino
Antonyms: openness, reality
Example Sentence:-He claimed that the booth capturing during the elections would be a masquerade.
- STENTORIAN (ADJECTIVE): very loud
Synonyms: resounding, blaring
Antonyms: soft, low
Example Sentence:-She bellowed in a stentorian voice.
- CAREEN (VERB): tilt, move wildly down path
Synonyms: lurch, bend
Antonyms: straighten, unbend
Example Sentence:-If you drive too fast in bad weather, your car may careen off the road.
- MIRTH (NOUN): great joy
Synonyms: laughter, rejoicing
Antonyms: sorrow, pain
Example Sentence: –His eyes twinkled with mirth, when he took his new born baby.
- FAZE (VERB): embarrass
Synonyms: annoy, confound
Antonyms: encourage, enlighten
Example Sentence: -He looked as if nothing could faze him.
- NEXUS (NOUN): connection
Synonyms: center, link
Antonyms: exteriority, detachment
Example Sentence:-I share a strong nexus with him.
- TIFF (NOUN): argument
Synonyms: bickering, quarrel
Antonyms: agreement, harmony
Example Sentence: –I generally have a tiff with my wife.