Contoh Antonim / Lawan Kata dalam Bahasa Inggris

Thursday, June 21st, 2012 - VOCABULARY

Pengertian Antonym

Antonim menurut Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia adalah istilah linguistik yang merujuk pada pasangan kata yang berlawanan artinya (lawan kata). Contoh: panas adalah antonim dingin. Berikut ini adalah Daftar Antonim (lawan Kata) dalam Bahasa Inggris.

Contoh Antonim / Lawan Kata dalam Bahasa Inggris

A
  1. abeyance – continuance
  2. abjure – espouse
  3. abjure – pledge
  4. abrogate – institute
  5. abrogate – enact
  6. abstemious – self-indulgent
  7. abstruse – obvious
  8. acarpous – fecund
  9. accolade – disapprobation
  10. acerbity – sweetness
  11. acquiescence – rebellion
  12. acquit – convict
  13. acrimonious – harmonious
  14. adhere – detach
  15. admonition – countenance
  16. adroit – unskillful
  17. adroit – awkward
  18. adulterate – purify
  19. adulteration – purification
  20. adversity – prosperity
  21. affiliation – dissociation
  22. alacrity – hesitance and reluctance
  23. alacrity – slowness
  24. alienate – harmonize
  25. alleviate – exacerbate
  26. alleviate – worsen
  27. aloof – gregarious
  28. altruism – miserliness
  29. altruistic – selfish
  30. amalgamate – separate
  31. amalgamate – isolate
  32. amass – separate
  33. ambiguous – clear
  34. amelioration – deterioration
  35. amelioration – worsening
  36. amenable – intractable
  37. amicable – unfriendly
  38. amorphous – structured
  39. amorphous – definite
  40. amplify – decrease
  41. amplify – simplify
  42. anathema – benediction
  43. anathema – blessing
  44. anathematize – bless
  45. ancillary – principal
  46. anemic – red-blooded
  47. anodyne – irritating presence
  48. anomalous – usual
  49. anomaly – regularity
  50. anonymous – signed
  51. antediluvian – modern
  52. antipathy – fondness
  53. antithesis – similarity
  54. aplomb – confusion
  55. apostate – loyalist
  56. appease – agitate
  57. apposite – inappropriate
  58. apprehend – set free
  59. apropos – untimely
  60. aptitude – lack of talent
  61. archaic – new
  62. arrant – partial
  63. arrhythmic – exhibiting regularity
  64. artifice – sincerity
  65. artifice – candor
  66. artisan – unskilled laborer
  67. artlessness – cunning
  68. ascend – go down
  69. asceticism – indulgence
  70. aseptic – contaminated
  71. askew – straight
  72. aspersions – flattery
  73. asset – liability
  74. assuage – worsen
  75. assuaged – unsatisfied
  76. asteroid – large planet
  77. astute – foolish
  78. attenuate – thicken
  79. atypical – normal
  80. authentic – bogus
  81. autonomous – dependent
  82. avarice – generosity
  83. avarice – altruism
  84. aver – deny
  85. aversion – affinity
  86. avid – loath
  87. awry – straight
B
  1. baleful – beneficent
  2. balm – irritant
  3. banal – original
  4. bane – blessing
  5. baneful – salubrious
  6. baneful – nonpoisonous
  7. beatific – impish
  8. bedizen – strip bare
  9. belated – on time
  10. belittle – magnify
  11. benevolent – miserly
  12. benign – malignant
  13. benignity – evilness
  14. benison – curse
  15. bent – ineptitude
  16. berate – eulogize
  17. berserk – sane
  18. bestial – noble
  19. billingsgate – acclaim
  20. blanch – darken
  21. bland – spicy
  22. blandishment – criticism
  23. blithe – grave
  24. boisterous – peaceful
  25. bolster – undermine
  26. bolster – decrease support of
  27. bombast – simple speech
  28. boorish – suave
  29. boycott – patronize
  30. brackish – sweetish
  31. brindled – of uniform color
  32. brook – refuse to tolerate
  33. bucolic – urban
  34. burnish – dull
C
  1. cadge – earn
  2. calligraphy – scribbling
  3. callow – experienced
  4. callow – sophisticated
  5. calumniate – vindicate
  6. camaraderie – animosity
  7. candid – secretive
  8. capacious – not spacious
  9. capitulation – resistance
  10. capricious – steadfast
  11. captious – tolerant
  12. carnal – spiritual
  13. carnivorous – vegetarian
  14. carousal – sobriety
  15. carping – acquiescent
  16. carte blanche – restriction
  17. catalyze – inhibit
  18. catholic – narrow
  19. caucus – conspiracy
  20. celerity – delay
  21. celibate – married
  22. censure – praise
  23. centrifugal – centripetal
  24. centripetal – centrifugal
  25. cessation – beginning
  26. cessation – beginning
  27. chaffing – serious
  28. chaotic – orderly
  29. chary – foolhardy
  30. chaste – impure
  31. chaste – wanton
  32. chasten – reward
  33. chide – praise
  34. chimerical – realistic
  35. chimerical – not fantastic
  36. choleric – good-natured
  37. choleric – coolheaded
  38. choleric – good-natured
  39. churlish – polite
  40. churlish – gracious
  41. circuitous – direct
  42. clandestine – overt
  43. clemency – unmerciful treatment
  44. coagulate – dissipate
  45. cogent – unconvincing
  46. cogent – fatuous
  47. cognizance – ignorance
  48. cognizant – ignorant
  49. cognoscitive – unconscious
  50. cohesion – independence
  51. colloquial – polished
  52. comatose – alert
  53. comity – discord
  54. commodious – limited
  55. commodious – cramped
  56. compatible – in disagreement with
  57. compendious – verbose
  58. complacency – dissatisfaction
  59. complaisance – churlishness
  60. compliant – adamant
  61. compound – separate
  62. conciliate – quarrel
  63. concur – dissent
  64. condign – inadequate
  65. condign – undeserved
  66. condone – denounce
  67. conduce – counteract
  68. conform – not hew to
  69. conjecture – certainty
  70. console – aggravate grief
  71. contamination – purification
  72. contemplated – random
  73. contiguity – remoteness
  74. convivial – unsociable
  75. conviviality – animosity
  76. convoke – forgive
  77. convoke – adjourn
  78. corroborate – controvert
  79. corroboration – lessening of certainty
  80. cower – brazenly confront
  81. coy – bold
  82. cozen – treat honestly
  83. crabbed – sweet-tempered
  84. crass – refined
  85. craven – brave
  86. cryptic – candid
  87. cudgel – caress
  88. cupidity – generosity
  89. cupidity – altruism
  90. current – obsolete
  91. cursory – detailed
  92. cursory – thorough
  93. curtail – lengthen
  94. cynical – trusting
D
  1. dank – dry
  2. dastard – hero
  3. dauntless – weak
  4. dauntless – timid
  5. debacle – complete success
  6. debilitate – strengthen
  7. debility – strength
  8. debonair – awkward
  9. decant – slosh out
  10. declivity – upward slope
  11. decorous – improper
  12. decorous – unseemly
  13. decrepit – youthful
  14. decry – condone
  15. defalcate – use money held in trust properly
  16. defection – joining
  17. deference – contempt
  18. defile – purify
  19. delete – insert
  20. deleterious – harmless
  21. demise – birth
  22. denunciation – eulogy
  23. deposition – process of eroding
  24. depravity – goodness
  25. depredation – restoration
  26. deranged – sane
  27. derisive – laudatory
  28. derogatory – praising
  29. desecrate – consecrate
  30. desiccate – inundate
  31. desiccate – drench
  32. despicable – worthy of esteem
  33. destitute – affluent
  34. destitute – wanton
  35. destitute – affluent
  36. desuetude – use
  37. desultory – systematic
  38. deterioration – improvement
  39. devoid – full of
  40. devout – impious
  41. diabolical – seraphic
  42. diatribe – praise
  43. differentiate – combine
  44. diffidence – boldness
  45. dilate – narrow
  46. dilation – contraction
  47. dilatory – expediting
  48. dilettante – professional
  49. diminution – appreciation
  50. disabuse – deceive
  51. disarm – put on guard
  52. discern – overlook
  53. disconsolate – joyous
  54. discrete – continuous
  55. disheveled – tidy
  56. disingenuous – naive
  57. disinterested – prejudiced
  58. disjointed – connected
  59. disjointed – orderly
  60. disjointed – connected
  61. disparage – eulogize
  62. disputatious – conciliatory
  63. disrupt – join together
  64. dissemble – behave honestly
  65. dissipate – economize
  66. dissonance – concord
  67. dissonant – harmonious
  68. dissuade – exhort
  69. distend – diminish
  70. divulge – keep secret
  71. doff – don
  72. doleful – merry
  73. dolorous – happy
  74. dolt – clever person
  75. doltish – clever
  76. dormant – alert
  77. drivel – sense
  78. droll – humorless
  79. ductility – brittleness
  80. dwindle – increase
E
  1. eclectic – dogmatic
  2. eclectic – uniform
  3. effluvia – desired products
  4. effrontery – shyness
  5. effrontery – deference
  6. egress – entrance
  7. elated – crestfallen
  8. elicit – stifle
  9. emaciated – stout
  10. emaciation – invigoration
  11. emancipate – enslave
  12. embellish – disfigure
  13. eminent – notorious
  14. emollient – irritating
  15. endemic – pandemic
  16. enervate – invigorate
  17. enervate – fortify
  18. enervate – strengthen
  19. enigmatic – free of ambiguity
  20. enigmatic – easily understood
  21. enmity – affection
  22. ennui – excitement
  23. ensconce – uncover
  24. ensemble – solo
  25. ensue – precede
  26. ephemeral – eternal
  27. ephemeral – permanent
  28. equable – stormy
  29. equanimity – agitation
  30. equanimity – agitation
  31. equivocal – clear
  32. erratic – consistent
  33. ersatz – authentic
  34. erudite – ignorant
  35. eschew – welcome
  36. esoteric – generally known
  37. ethereal – tangible
  38. eulogistic – critical
  39. euphonious – strident
  40. euphony – discord
  41. euphoria – discomfort
  42. evasive – frank
  43. evince – conceal
  44. exasperate – placate
  45. excoriate – praise
  46. excoriate – soothe
  47. exculpate – attribute guilt
  48. exculpate – accuse
  49. execrable – excellent
  50. execrate – acclaim
  51. exhort – dissuade
  52. exhume – inter
  53. exodus – entry
  54. exonerate – accuse
  55. exorbitant – moderate
  56. expatiate – talk briefly
  57. expunge – perpetuate
  58. extant – destroyed
  59. extant – lost or destroyed
  60. extemporaneous – rehearsed
  61. extinguish – ignite
  62. extirpate – implant
  63. extraneous – essential
  64. extrinsic – inherent
  65. extrovert – introvert
F
  1. factitious – spontaneous
  2. factitious – genuine
  3. fallacy – valid argument
  4. fantastic – realistic
  5. fatuous – sensible
  6. fawning – arrogant
  7. feasible – impractical
  8. feasible – impracticable
  9. feckless – strong
  10. fecund – unable to produce
  11. felicity – misery
  12. fell – propitious
  13. ferrous – containing no iron
  14. fervid – restrained
  15. fervid – listless
  16. fetid – having a pleasant smell
  17. fettered – liberated
  18. fiasco – success
  19. fickle – loyal
  20. fidelity – treachery
  21. flaccid – taut
  22. flagrant – conspicuously good
  23. flamboyant – restrained
  24. flaunt – hide
  25. fledgling – experienced
  26. flinch – extol
  27. fluctuate – remain steady
  28. fluency – hesitance
  29. focus – disperse
  30. fortuitous – unfortunate
  31. fractious – agreeable
  32. frangible – sturdy
  33. frequency – rarity
  34. frequent – visit rarely
  35. frothy – substantial
  36. frustrate – abet
  37. fulgent – dull
  38. fumble – handle adroitly
  39. furtive – open
G
  1. gainsay – speak in support of
  2. galvanize – restrain
  3. garrulous – silent
  4. garrulous – taciturn
  5. gasconade – modesty
  6. gauche – graceful
  7. gauche – tactful
  8. gelid – warm
  9. generously – niggardly
  10. genuflect – stand erect
  11. germinal – fully developed
  12. global – local
  13. gnome – giant
  14. goad – curb
  15. gourmet – glutton
  16. grandiose – simple
  17. granulate – crystallize
  18. gratuitous – warranted
  19. gratuitous – necessary
  20. gratuity – stipend
  21. gregarious – antisocial
  22. grisly – pleasant
  23. group – isolate
  24. gullible – incredulous
  25. gusto – distaste
  26. gusty – calm
H
  1. hackneyed – original
  2. haggard – plump
  3. halcyon – rough
  4. halcyon – martial
  5. hamper – support
  6. haphazard – deliberate
  7. hapless – fortunate
  8. harbinger – follower
  9. hedonist – puritan
  10. hegira – return
  11. heretic – believer
  12. hermetic – permeable
  13. heterogeneity – similarity
  14. heterogeneous – uniform
  15. heterogeneous – similar
  16. hiatus – nexus
  17. hibernal – estival
  18. hibernal – summerlike
  19. hilarity – gloom
  20. hirsute – bald
  21. hirsute – bald
  22. homogeneous – variegated
  23. hone – blunt
  24. hortatory – dissuading
  25. hoyden – demure girl
  26. humility – arrogance
  27. hummock – vale
  28. husbandry – friction
  29. hyperbole – understatement
  30. hyperborean – sultry
I
  1. ignominious – honorable
  2. ignominy – fame
  3. illusive – not deceptive
  4. immaculate – sullied
  5. immediate – future
  6. immunity – susceptibility
  7. immure – liberate
  8. immutable – changeable
  9. mpalpable – obvious
  10. impasse – open road
  11. impassive – demonstrative
  12. impeccable – faulty
  13. impecunious – prosperous
  14. impecunious – affluent
  15. impediment – assistance
  16. imperturbable – hysterical
  17. impervious – penetrable
  18. impolitic – advisable
  19. impotent – powerful
  20. improbity – integrity
  21. improbity – honesty
  22. impromptu – rehearsed
  23. impudent – embarrassed
  24. impunity – liability
  25. inadequate – sufficient
  26. inadvertence – careful attention
  27. inane – wise
  28. inanimate – lively
  29. incessant – interrupted
  30. incipient – concluding
  31. incipient – full-blown
  32. inclement – kind
  33. inclement – opposed
  34. incogitable – conceivable
  35. incredulity – gullibility
  36. increment – decrease
  37. indefatigable – exhausted
  38. indigenous – acquired
  39. indigenous – alien
  40. inebriation – sobriety
  41. ineluctable – easily avoided
  42. inflate – minimize
  43. inhibit – encourage
  44. inimical – amiable
  45. iniquitous – faithful
  46. insidious – loyal
  47. insipid – flavorful
  48. insolvent – financially stable
  49. inter – exhume
  50. intermittent – constant
  51. intransigent – yielding
  52. intrepid – cowardly
  53. intrepid – craven
  54. intrinsic – extrinsic
  55. inured – inexperienced
  56. inveigh – laud
  57. inveterate – inexperienced
  58. inveterate – easily eliminated
  59. inveterate – casual
  60. invulnerable – penetrable
  61. irascible – placid
  62. irrelevant – pertinent
  63. irreverent – pious
  64. itinerant – settled
J
  1. jaded – stimulated
  2. jaundiced – unbiased
  3. jocose – morose
  4. jocular – solemn
  5. juicy – desiccated
K
  • kith – strangers
L
  1. labile – stable
  2. lackadaisical – ambitious
  3. laconic – lengthy
  4. laconic – wordy
  5. laconic – voluble
  6. laconic – garrulous
  7. laconic – voluble
  8. lambaste – extol
  9. lampoon – praise
  10. languor – vigor
  11. lassitude – strength
  12. latent – obvious
  13. laudable – ignominious
  14. laudatory – defamatory
  15. lavish – hoard
  16. lechery – chastity
  17. lethargic – vigorous
  18. lethargic – awake
  19. lethargic – invigorating
  20. levity – gravity
  21. levity – solemnity
  22. limber – rigid
  23. limp – firm
  24. limpid – turbid
  25. lionize – denigrate
  26. lithe – stiff
  27. livid – purplish
  28. loath – eager
  29. longevity – evanescence
  30. loquacious – taciturn
  31. loutish – sophisticated
  32. lucrative – unprofitable
  33. lugubrious – gay
  34. lugubrious – cheerful
  35. lugubrious – cheerful
  36. lugubrious – gay
  37. lumber – glide
  38. lurid – dull
M
  1. maculated – unspotted
  2. malediction – benediction
  3. malevolent – kindly
  4. malign – praise
  5. malign – eulogize
  6. malleable – brittle
  7. maniacal – sane
  8. manifest – obscure
  9. mannered – natural
  10. manumit – enslave
  11. maunder – talk intelligently
  12. mawkish – intelligent
  13. mawkishness – unsentimentality
  14. mediocre – superior
  15. mellifluous – cacophonous
  16. mellifluous – strident
  17. mendacious – truthful
  18. meticulous – remiss
  19. miasma – fragrant aroma
  20. militant – pacific
  21. minatory – reassuring
  22. minion – master
  23. mitigate – intensify
  24. moiety – whole
  25. mollify – intensify
  26. mollify – irritate
  27. mollify – provoke
  28. momentous – unimportant
  29. moribund – living
  30. moribund – robust
  31. moribund – living
  32. motility – stasis
  33. motility – paralysis
  34. mugwump – loyal member
  35. multifarious – monolithic
  36. mundane – extraordinary
  37. mundane – unearthly
  38. munificence – stinginess
  39. munificent – miserly
  40. mutter – speak distinctly
  41. myopic – farsighted
N
  1. nadir – pinnacle
  2. nadir – apex
  3. nascency – conclusion
  4. nascent – fading
  5. nebulous – distinct
  6. nebulous – clear
  7. nefarious – benign
  8. nefarious – virtuous
  9. nefarious – angelic
  10. negation – affirmation
  11. neophyte – veteran
  12. nettle – mollify
  13. nexus – schism
  14. niggardly – lavish
  15. niggardly – prodigal
  16. nocturnal – daily
  17. noisome – fragrant
  18. noisome – beneficial
  19. nonstriated – striped
  20. notorious – renowned
  21. notorious – angelic
  22. nucleate – scatter
  23. nugatory – consequential
O
  1. obdurate – easily swayed
  2. obdurate – yielding
  3. obdurate – complaisant
  4. obdurate – easily swayed
  5. obdurate – yielding
  6. obdurate – tender
  7. obese – slim
  8. obese – cadaverous
  9. obfuscate – elucidate
  10. obfuscate – clarify
  11. obligatory – optional
  12. obloquy – praise
  13. obsequious – supercilious
  14. obsequiousness – imperiousness
  15. obsession – whim
  16. obsolete – renovated
  17. obstreperous – quiet
  18. obtuse – shrewd
  19. odious – delightful
  20. odium – liking
  21. odium – affection
  22. odium – infatuation
  23. off-key – at the proper pitch
  24. omnipotent – weak
  25. omnipresent – limited
  26. omniscient – ignorant
  27. opaque – transparent
  28. opportune – awkward
  29. opportunist – man of principle
  30. opprobrious – irreproachable
  31. opprobrious – commendatory
  32. opprobrium – praise
  33. optimum – worst
  34. opulence – poverty
  35. opulent – penurious
  36. ornate – simple
  37. orotund – not resonant
  38. oscillate – remain fixed
  39. ossify – transcend conventions
  40. ostentatious – unpretentious
  41. ostentatious – plain
  42. outset – termination
  43. overt – hidden
  44. overweening – humble
P
  1. pacifist – militarist
  2. paean – lament
  3. paean – dirge
  4. palatial – humble
  5. palatial – small
  6. palliate – increase the intensity of
  7. palliate – worsen
  8. pallid – ruddy
  9. palpability – intangibility
  10. palpable – intangible
  11. paltry – munificent
  12. paltry – significant
  13. pandemonium – calm
  14. panegyric – denunciation
  15. paranoia – sanity
  16. pariah – favorite
  17. parry – discuss
  18. parsimonious – extravagant
  19. paucity – abundance
  20. pejorative – having favorable connotations
  21. pellucid – opaque
  22. penchant – dislike
  23. penitent – unrepentant
  24. perdition – salvation
  25. peregrinate – remain in one spot
  26. perennial – minute
  27. perfidious – faithful
  28. perfidy – fealty
  29. perfunctory – thorough
  30. perseverance – cessation of effort
  31. pertain – be irrelevant
  32. philistine – aesthete
  33. phlegmatic – effusive
  34. phlegmatic – vivacious
  35. pied – solid-colored
  36. pillory – exalt
  37. pillory – venerate
  38. pinch – abundant amount
  39. piquancy – blandness
  40. piquant – bland
  41. pith – superficial element
  42. plasticity – rigidity
  43. plethora – scarcity
  44. plethora – paucity
  45. plumb – horizontal
  46. polemic – agreement
  47. polemical – conciliatory
  48. porous – impermeable
  49. postulate – verify
  50. postulate – prove
  51. prate – talk meaningfully
  52. prate – refrain from speaking
  53. precarious – safe
  54. precarious – firmly grounded
  55. preciosity – vulgarism
  56. precipitate – cautious
  57. precipitate – deliberate
  58. precipitate – cautious
  59. precipitous – well-planned
  60. precipitous – gently sloping
  61. precursory – succeeding
  62. prefatory – conclusive
  63. prejudiced – disinterested
  64. prelude – conclusion
  65. prelude – aftermath
  66. presumption – humility
  67. pretentious – modest
  68. pretentious – unassuming
  69. prevaricate – tell the truth
  70. prevarication – veracity
  71. prim – prior
  72. prim – improper
  73. pristine – corrupted by civilization
  74. pristine – cultivated
  75. pristine – contaminated
  76. pristine – corrupted by civilization
  77. probity – corruptibility
  78. proclivity – aversion
  79. proclivity – avoidance
  80. proclivity – disinclination
  81. procrastinate – expedite
  82. prodigal – thrifty
  83. prodigious – slight
  84. prodigious – infinitesimal
  85. prodigious – minute
  86. profane – sanctify
  87. progenitor – descendant
  88. prolix – pithy
  89. prolix – terse
  90. prologue – epilogue
  91. promontory – depression
  92. propinquity – remoteness
  93. propinquity – distance
  94. propitiate – anger
  95. propitious – unfavorable
  96. prosaic – romantic
  97. prosaic – extraordinary
  98. prosaic – imaginative
  99. proscribe – sanction
  100. protean – uniform
  101. protract – shorten
  102. provincial – sophisticated
  103. provisional – permanent
  104. proximate – distant
  105. pseudo – genuine
  106. puerile – mature
  107. puerile – adult
  108. puissant – weak
  109. pulchritude – ugliness
  110. punctilious – careless
  111. punctuality – tardiness
  112. punitive – rewarding
  113. pusillanimous – courageous
  114. putative – undisputed
  115. putrid – aromatic
Q
  1. quell – foment
  2. querulous – satisfied
  3. querulous – amenable
  4. quiescence – action
  5. quiescent – restless
  6. quota – unlimited number
  7. quotidian – extraordinary
  8. quotidian – extraordinary
R
  1. radiate – absorb
  2. raffish – noble
  3. raffish – august
  4. rail – speak well of
  5. rally – disband
  6. rankle – assuage
  7. rant – speak moderately
  8. rarefy – make more dense
  9. ratiocination – intuition
  10. raucous – mellifluous
  11. ravage – reconstruct
  12. ravel – knit
  13. recalcitrant – tractable
  14. recalcitrant – yielding
  15. recidivism – effective rehabilitation
  16. recluse – person who loves society
  17. recondite – easily understood
  18. recreant – gallant
  19. rectify – err
  20. redolent – fetid
  21. redress – injury
  22. refractory – zealous
  23. refractory – obedient
  24. refractory – manageable
  25. refulgent – dim
  26. regal – common
  27. rehabilitate – destroy
  28. rejuvenate – age
  29. relish – dislike
  30. remiss – painstaking
  31. renegade – loyalist
  32. renege – carry out faithfully
  33. repine – express joy
  34. replete – devoid
  35. reprobate – righteous individual
  36. reprove – commend
  37. repudiate – accept
  38. repugnance – love
  39. retain – discard
  40. retard – speed up
  41. reticence – loquaciousness
  42. retrench – augment
  43. revile – praise
  44. rotundity – slimness
  45. rubicund – pallid
  46. ruddy – wan
  47. rudimentary – developed
  48. rudimentary – advanced
  49. rueful – content
  50. ruthless – merciful
S
  1. sacerdotal – lay
  2. sadistic – kindhearted
  3. sagacious – stupid
  4. sagacious – foolish
  5. salacious – wholesome
  6. salient – concealed
  7. sallow – ruddy
  8. sallow – ruddy
  9. salubrious – miasmic
  10. salubrious – unhealthful
  11. salvage – lose
  12. sanguine – pessimistic
  13. sardonic – sincere
  14. saturnine – cheerful
  15. savory – insipid
  16. schism – union
  17. scotch – foster
  18. scourge – reward
  19. scurrilous – decent
  20. scurvy – above reproach
  21. secular – clerical
  22. sedentary – active
  23. seditious – orderly
  24. sedulous – lazy
  25. segment – make whole
  26. senescence – youth
  27. senility – childhood
  28. sensual – spiritual
  29. sententious – verbose
  30. sequester – include
  31. serendipitous – planned
  32. servile – independent
  33. servile – haughty
  34. sessile – mobile
  35. shoddy – superior
  36. sinister – good
  37. sleazy – firmly textured
  38. sleazy – substantial
  39. sloth – industry
  40. slovenly – tidy
  41. slovenly – methodical
  42. sobriety – inebriety
  43. solecism – proper usage
  44. solicitude – inattention
  45. solstice – equinox
  46. solvent – bankrupt
  47. somatic – mental
  48. sophomoric – mature
  49. soporific – awakening
  50. soporific – stimulant
  51. soporific – energizer
  52. sordid – magnificent
  53. specious – valid
  54. spurious – genuine
  55. spurious – authentic
  56. spurious – genuine
  57. squander – preserve
  58. stability – inconstancy
  59. stability – inconstancy
  60. staccato – legato
  61. stamina – weakness
  62. stark – partial
  63. stereotyped – original
  64. stertorous – labored
  65. stint – squander
  66. stoic – passionate
  67. strident – pleasant
  68. stubborn – pliant
  69. stultify – enlighten
  70. stymie – foster
  71. subliminal – obvious
  72. sublimity – baseness
  73. supercilious – subservient
  74. supercilious – humble
  75. supercilious – subservient
  76. superfluity – dearth
  77. supernal – devilish
  78. supine – vigilant
  79. surreptitious – straightforward
  80. sybaritic – austere
T
  1. tacit – open
  2. taciturn – garrulous
  3. tantamount – unequal
  4. tawdry – elegant
  5. teleological – without purpose
  6. temerarious – prudent
  7. temerity – diffidence
  8. tenacious – yielding
  9. tenuous – substantial
  10. terminus – beginning
  11. testiness – patience
  12. torpor – activity
  13. tousle – groom
  14. tractable – unmanageable
  15. tractable – froward
  16. transient – eternal
  17. transient – permanent
  18. transparent – opaque
  19. travail – relaxation
  20. travesty – paragon
  21. treacherousness – faithfulness
  22. tremulous – serene
  23. trenchant – obtuse
  24. trencherman – finicky eater
  25. trepidation – courage
  26. trite – original
  27. truculent – docile
  28. truculent – gentle
  29. trumpery – honesty
  30. tumult – repose
  31. turbid – limpid
  32. turbid – clear
  33. turbid – limpid
  34. turbulence – calm
  35. turgid – flaccid
  36. turgid – deflated
  37. turpitude – probity
  38. turpitude – inherent virtue
  39. turpitude – saintly behavior
  40. tyro – expert
U
  1. ulterior – stated
  2. ultimate – incipient
  3. unalloyed – adulterated
  4. unanimity – discord
  5. unassuaged – soothed
  6. unbridled – restrained
  7. unconventionality – fidelity to custom
  8. uncouth – graceful
  9. undermine – undergird
  10. undermine – strengthen
  11. unearth – conceal
  12. unearth – inter
  13. unfeigned – disguised
  14. unfeigned – simulated
  15. unfeigned – pretended
  16. ungainly – graceful
  17. unimpeachable – not blameless
  18. unimpeachable – faulty
  19. unison – discord
  20. unkempt – neat
  21. unkempt – tidy
  22. unruly – obedient
  23. unruly – tractable
  24. unscathed – wounded
  25. unseemly – proper
  26. unseemly – becoming
  27. unsullied – tarnished
  28. untenable – supportable
  29. untoward – favorable and anticipated
  30. unwitting – intentional
  31. urbane – naive
  32. utilitarian – artistic
  33. uxorious – hating ones own wife
V
  1. vacillate – remain constant
  2. vacillating – resolute
  3. vacillation – steadfastness
  4. vacuous – full
  5. vacuous – insightful
  6. vague – well-defined
  7. valedictory – salutatory
  8. valetudinarian – healthy person
  9. vanguard – echelon
  10. vapid – spirited
  11. vaunted – belittled
  12. vehement – calm
  13. venal – honest
  14. veneration – derision
  15. venial – unforgivable
  16. venturous – timorous
  17. verdant – faded
  18. veritable – specious
  19. verity – falsehood
  20. vertex – base
  21. viable – moribund
  22. vilify – sing the praises of
  23. vilify – eulogize
  24. vindicate – blame
  25. virile – effeminate
  26. viscid – slick
  27. voluble – reticent
  28. voracious – generous
W
  1. waffle – speak unequivocally
  2. wanton – chaste
  3. wastrel – paragon
  4. wastrel – conservator
  5. wax – grow smaller
  6. welter – orderly arrangement
Y
  • yokel – urbane individual
Z
  • zenith – nadir
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