Vocabulary Enriching (1)

Find the adjective which doesn’t belong in each set, and which is, in fact, an antonym.

eg. complex, demanding, difficult, straightforward, tricky  STRAIGHTFORWARD

  1. alarmed, frightened, scared, startled, terrified, unruffled  ___________________
  2. colossal, gigantic, huge, immense, minuscule, vast  ___________________
  3. animated, lethargic, lively, spirited, vibrant, vivacious  ___________________
  4. brave, courageous, daring, fearful, intrepid, valiant  ___________________
  5. beloved, cherished, despised, precious, prized, treasured  ___________________
  6. agreeable, nasty, malevolent, menacing, sinister, spiteful  ___________________
  7. brusque, cordial, discourteous, rude, surly, tactless  ___________________
  8. amiable, charitable, compassionate, considerate, harsh, kind  __________________
  9. alluring, attractive, bewitching, enticing, hideous, seductive  ___________________
  10. anguished, delighted, ecstatic, jubilant, overjoyed, thrilled  ___________________
  11. despondent, elated, glum, low, miserable, troubled  ___________________
  12. astute, bright, clever, dense, quick-witted, smart  ___________________











    Answers

    1. unruffled  2. minuscule  3. lethargic  4. fearful  5. despised   6. agreeable  7. cordial 8. harsh  9. hideous  10. anguished  11. elated  12. dense

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