Synonyms & Antonyms

Synonym

synonym is a word that means exactly the same as, or very nearly the same as, another word in the same language. For example, “close” is a synonym of “shut”.

Synonym Examples
close shut
blow up explode
blow up inflate
shallow superficial
eager earnest keen
spontaneous impromptu unplanned

Antonym

An antonym is a word that means the opposite of another word. For example “bad” is an antonym of “good”. Here are some more examples:

prefix

antonyms

part of speech

good bad adjective
small big adjective
easy hard
difficult
adjective
soft hard adjective
male female adjective
noun
up down preposition
adverb
go come verb
made by adding prefix un- able unable adjective
selfish unselfish adjective
do undo verb
made by adding prefix in- decent indecent adjective
tolerant intolerant adjective
human inhuman adjective
made by adding prefix non- conformist nonconformist adjective
noun
essential nonessential adjective
noun
sense nonsense noun

(English Club)

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