What is a antonym word?
English Language Learners Definition of antonym
: a word with a meaning that is opposite to the meaning of another word.
What is a synonym and antonym for adventurous?
adventurous. Synonyms: bold, brave, daring, enterprising, courageous, gallant, fearless, venturesome, rash, chivalrous, hazardous. Antonyms: timid, unenterprising, inadventurous, cowardly, nervous, hesitating, cautious.
What is the opposite of being adventurous?
What is the opposite of adventurous?
What are the 50 examples of antonym?
|achieve – fail||giant – dwarf||random – specific|
|attack – defend||liquid – solid||sunny – cloudy|
|blunt – sharp||marvelous – terrible||timid – bold|
|brave – cowardly||noisy – quiet||toward – away|
|cautious – careless||partial – complete||tragic – comic|
What are the 3 types of antonyms?
There are three types of antonyms: Gradable Antonyms, Complementary Antonyms, and Relational Antonyms.
How do you find an antonym?
To find an antonym, follow these steps:
- Position the insertion point in the word you wish to check.
- Press Shift+F7. …
- If antonyms are available for the word, you will see the Antonyms choice. …
- In the Replace with Antonym list, select an antonym for your word.
- Click on Replace.
What are antonyms give examples?
An antonym is a word that means the opposite of another word. For instance, the antonym of ‘hot’ may be ‘cold. ‘ The root words for the word ‘antonym’ are the words ‘anti,’ meaning ‘against’ or ‘opposite,’ and ‘onym,’ meaning ‘name.