Vocabulary

Pessimistic

  1. Not hopeful
  2. Indifferent
  3. Ascetic
  4. Unsettle

Stringent

  1. Dry
  2. Rigorous
  3. Shrill
  4. Strained

Perspicuity

  1. Logic
  2. Precision
  3. Profundity
  4. Lucidity

Many of his acquaintances avoid him because he is so GARRULOUS.

  1. Talkative
  2. Proud
  3. Quarrelsome
  4. Unreasonable

Mutual

  1. Conjugal
  2. Reciprocal
  3. Agreed
  4. Common

Imbecile

  1. Astute
  2. Cunning
  3. Ludicrous
  4. Stupid

He wanted to MITIGATE his burdens.

  1. lessen
  2. increase
  3. postpone
  4. leave

Diligent

  1. Progressive
  2. Brilliant
  3. Hard Working
  4. Inventive

Furore

  1. Worry
  2. Excitement
  3. Flux
  4. Anteroom

Distinction

  1. Different
  2. Degree
  3. Diffusion
  4. Disagreement

Bountiful

  1. Scare
  2. Limited
  3. Munificent
  4. Petty

Exaggerate

  1. Explain
  2. Bluff
  3. Overstate
  4. Underestimate

Corpulent

  1. Emaciated
  2. Lean
  3. Obese
  4. Gaunt

Absurd

  1. Senseless
  2. Abrupt
  3. Candid
  4. Clean

Aplomb

  1. Poise
  2. Annoyance
  3. Authorityswer
  4. Arrogance

Monotonous

  1. monologue
  2. dreadful
  3. Single-minded
  4. dreary

Indict

  1. Allege
  2. Condemn
  3. Reprimand
  4. Accuse

She adjusted quite well to her husband's IDIOSYNCRASIES.

  1. weaknesses
  2. peculiar habits
  3. bad habits
  4. stupid manners

Impromptu

  1. Effective
  2. Offhand
  3. Unimportant
  4. Unreal

Inexplicable

  1. Unconnected
  2. Confusing
  3. Unaccountable
  4. Chaotic

Hesitate

  1. Slow
  2. Pause
  3. Postpone
  4. Stop

Kindle

  1. make fun of
  2. very kind
  3. kind-hearted
  4. excite

Repercussion

  1. Clever reply
  2. Reaction
  3. Recollection
  4. Remuneration

Weird

  1. Beastly
  2. Frightening
  3. Unnatural
  4. Unpleasant

Wary

  1. Vigilant
  2. Tired
  3. Sad
  4. Distorted

Reckless

  1. Courageous
  2. Bold
  3. Rash
  4. Daring

Tactful

  1. diplomatic
  2. indifferent
  3. intelligent
  4. deceitful

Canny

  1. Clever
  2. Obstinate
  3. Stout
  4. Handsome

Adversity

  1. Crisis
  2. Misfortune
  3. Failure
  4. Helplessness

Elucidiate

  1. summarise
  2. calculate
  3. update
  4. clarify

Embezzle

  1. Balance
  2. Clear
  3. Misappropriate
  4. Remunerate

Analogous

  1. Similar
  2. Unsuitable
  3. Disproportionate
  4. Uncritical

Morose

  1. Moody
  2. Annoyed
  3. Displeased
  4. Gloomy

Mayhem

  1. Excitement
  2. Havoc
  3. Defeat
  4. Jubilation

Ponder

  1. Evaluate
  2. Increase
  3. Anticipate
  4. Think

Synopsis

  1. Index
  2. Puzzles
  3. Mixture
  4. Summary

Scintillating

  1. Glittering
  2. Touching
  3. Smouldering
  4. Warming

Voracious

  1. Truthful
  2. Funny
  3. Gluttonous
  4. Venturous

He was EXHILARATED at the outcome of the election results.

  1. Overjoyed
  2. Disappointed
  3. Surprised
  4. Satisfied

Avaricious

  1. Jealous
  2. Angry
  3. Wicked
  4. Greedy