Loss of hope and surrender to despair
blues glumness, heartsickness, joylessness, melancholy, miserableness, mopes, mournfulness, oppression, sadness, sorrowfulness, unhappiness
bliss, blissfulness, ecstasy, elatedness, elation, euphoria, exhilaration, exuberance, exultation, felicity, gladness, happiness, joy, joyfulness, joyousness, jubilation,
The police were desperate to find her.
Discontinue a session of (a parliament or other legislative assembly) without dissolving it.
break off, disband, discontinue, disperse, intermit, interrupt
defer, hold off, postpone, dissolve end, halt, stop, terminate
break up, close, conclude, wind up, wrap up
inaugurate, launch, open carry on, continue, draw out, extend, proceed, prolong renew, reopen, resume
The Parliament was prorogued to the tenth of February
The act or activity of looking after and making decisions about something
administration, care, charge, conduct, control, direction, governance, government,guidance, handling,
Ignorance, neglect, destruction, disorganization, impunity
The company has been very successful while it has been under the stewardship of Mr White.
An act of deliberate betrayal.
Backstabbing, betrayal, disloyalty, faithlessness, falseness
Devotion, faithfulness, allegiance, fidelity, loyalty
“To break training without permission is an act of treason.”
Being present everywhere at once.
Omnipresent, universal, prevalent, everywhere, frequent, broad
Scarce, rare, absent, infrequent,limited
We are plagued by the ubiquitous mosquitoes
Characteristic of an enemy or one eager to fight.
Aggressive, hostile,warlike,pugnacious, quarrelsome
Peaceful, friendly, kindly,pacifist,warmhearted
He is always very belligerent towards me.
Intense anger (usually on an epic scale).
Irritation, outrage,anger, fury, exasperation
Happiness, calm, peace, patient, delight, charity
A soft answer turns away wrath
Disposed to seek revenge or intended for revenge
Malevolent, revengeful,cruel, avenging, rancorous
Sympathetic, merciful, benevolent
He was stabbed to death by his vengeful wife
Highly destructive or damaging
Ruined, depressed, wrecked,overwhelmed
Preserved, healthy, intact, natural
The city was devastated by floods
rebuff, ignore, or spurn disdainfully
Unpopular, ignored, sheared, nipped,disregarded, trimmed
Noticed, included, accepted,acknowledge
I tried to be friendly, but she snubbed me completely
A long angry speech of criticism or accusation
Abuse, dispure, vituperation, fulmination
Calm, peace, praise, harmony
She launched into an angry tirade about how she had been unfairly treated
Disappear suddenly and completely
Extinct, absent, bygone, disappear
Present, existence,active, appeared
The magician vanished in a puff of smoke
To beat someone with a whip or a stick
Gifted, awarded, unpunished
The teacher often flogged the students
Not showing proper respect, rude
Disrespect, nerve, audacity, insolence
Humility, benevolence, politeness
He was punished for his impertinence
A close friend or companion
Companion, buddy, mate, association
Enemy , foe, competitor, opponent
He was playing cards with his cronies
look thoughtfully for a long time at.
“he contemplated his image in the mirrors”
Synonyms: look at, view, regard, examine, inspect, observe, survey
Antonyms: forget, ignore, neglect, reject.
hostility and ill
treatment, especially because of race or political or religious beliefs; oppression.
“her family fled religious persecution”
Synonyms: oppression, victimization, maltreatment
Antonyms: happiness, joy, help
lacking physical strength, especially as a result of age or illness.
“by now, he was too feeble to leave his room”
Synonyms: weakly, weakened, puny, wasted
Antonyms: able, capable, competent, efficient.
imprison or confine.
“many are incarcerated for property offences”
Synonyms: imprison, put in prison, send to prison, jail, lock up,
Antonyms: free, let go.
anxious or unsettled; upset.
“she didn’t seem perturbed about the noises around her”
Synonyms: bothered, flustered, upset, anxious.
Antonyms: reassure, unperturbed, calm, composed
a person who has left their home country as a political refugee and is seeking asylum in another.
“only asylum seekers who are granted refugee status are allowed to work in the country”
Synonyms: migrants, refugees, immigrants
the exercise of absolute power, especially in a cruel and oppressive way.
“the ideology of enlightened despotism”
Synonyms: tyranny, dictatorship, totalitarianism, authoritarianism,
a defensive wall.
“the ships met, their crews lining the bulwarks”
Synonyms: wall, rampart, fortification, parapet, stockade,
Antonyms: assail, assault, attack.
making one feel constrained or oppressed.
“the stifling formality of her family life”
Synonyms: curb, muzzle, repress, silence, smother.
Antonyms: allow, encourage
vigorous or incisive in expression or style.
“the White Paper makes trenchant criticisms of health authorities”
Synonyms: incisive, cutting, pointed, piercing
Antonyms: woolly, vague.
a feeling of irritation or resentment resulting from a slight, especially to one’s pride.
“he left in a fit of pique”
Synonyms: irritation, annoyance, resentment, anger, displeasure
Antonyms: delight, happiness, pleasure, calm.
a person or thing that is likely to cause harm; a threat or danger.
“a new initiative aimed at beating the menace of drugs”
Synonyms: danger, peril, risk, hazard, threat;
Antonyms: friendly, auspicious
The capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness.
Strong, stiff,hard, stable, firm
Stubborn, fragile, brittle, breakable
She has shown great resilence to stress
An opinion or judgement.
Decision, determination, resolution, judgement, conclusion
Seek, request, suggestion, beginning
The popular verdict received the official and formal sanction
In a state of complete confusion and disorder.
Disordered, confused, tumult, jumbled
Ordered, harmonized, methodical, systematic
The traffic in the city was chaotic
A complex or unwelcome consequence of an action or event
Effect, consequence, result
Cause, reason, source
The unexpected ramifications made the buyers hesitate about signing the lease
Having or showing the ability to speak fluently and coherently.
Fluent, communicate, utter, express,
Mute, speechless, dumb, silent
The child finds it difficult to articulate his needs to his mother
Not able to be maintained or defended against attack or objection
Unsustainable, insupportable, unjustifiable, vulnerable
Reasonable, justifiable, sensible
I find your theory is untenable and it must be rejected
Difficult or tricky and requiring careful handling.
Sensitive, dangerous, tricky, risky
Easy, straightforward, convenient, manageable
It was becoming a ticklish situation
Prevent (a person or group) from expressing their opinions freely
Quieted,mouthed, snouted, tamed
Free, release,allow, liberate
The newspapers were effectively muzzled by strict censorship laws.
Talk informally about unimportant matters
Gossip, talk, chat, gabble, blather
Silent, lull, quiet
Her constant chatter was starting to annoying me
Witheringly scornful; severely critical
Harsh, biting, virulent, bitter, nasty
Gentle, mild, blunted
“she launched a scathing attack on the Prime Minister”
Public support for or recommendation of a particular cause or policy
Encouragement, recommendation, patronage, support
Attack, rebuke, arguing, protest
He won the peace prize for his advocacy of non violent protest.
Criticise, opposition, disapproval
Praise, endorsement, approve, advocacy
He caught heavy flak for his decision to oppose the new school
Pull (something, especially a tree or plant) out of the ground.
Eradicate, displace, remove, abolish
Embed, entrench, inplant, sette
We must uproot our bad habits.
Rehabilitation – the action of restoring
Recovery, renewal, revival, regeneration
Surya assited to rehabilitate siva when he was in coma stage.
Make a gap in and break through
Gapped, cracked, broken, notched
Sealed, bridged, blocked
The dam had been breached
Subject to chance.
possible, accidental, incidental, unpredicted, unexpected
sure, truthful, real
They had to plan for contingent excursions
Wholly and completely.
wholly, completely, absolutely, altogether
incomplete, misaligned, hesitate, indefinite
Cigaratte advertising should be banned outright
Find a way over or through (an obstacle or difficult route).
arrange, mediate, settle, pass over, transact
“it will be an extraordinarily painful step to negotiate”
The action of breaking the terms of a law, agreement, etc.; violation.
violation, offense, crime
obedience, conformity, deal
This action might have been an infringement of the rules
The contradiction or denial of something.
rejection, refusal, cancel, abolish,nullify
affirmation, approval, admission, declare
This theory is a negation of all traditional beliefs
Wildly unreasonable, illogical, or inappropriate.
ridiculous, crazy, silly, senseless, stupid
valid, logical, clever
She found the whole concept totallly absurd
Anger or annoyance provoked by what is perceived as unfair treatment
anger, outrage, annoyance, displeasure
love, affinity, cheerful
The old gentleman was spluttering with indignation