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Antonym Examples

 Achieve – Fail
 Idle – Active
 Afraid – Confident
 Ancient – Modern
 Arrive – Depart
 Arrogant – Humble
 Ascend – Descend
 Attack – Defend
 Blunt – Sharp
 Brave – Cowardly
 Cautious – Careless
 Complex – Simple
 Compliment – Insult
 Brave – Cowardly
 Crazy – Sane
 Crooked – Straight
 Decrease – Increase
 Demand – Supply
 Destroy – Create
 Divide – Unite
 Drunk – Sober
 Expand – Contract
 Freeze - Boil
 Full – Empty
 Generous – Stingy
 Giant – Dwarf
 Gloomy – Cheerful
 Guilty – Innocent
 Hire – Fire
 Include – Exclude
 Individual – Group
 Innocent – Guilty
 Compliment – Insult
 Knowledge – Ignorance
 Liquid – Solid
 Lonely – Crowded
 Major – Minor
 Marvelous – Terrible
 Mature – Immature
 Maximum - Minimum
 Noisy – Quiet
 Optimist - Pessimist
 Ordinary – Extraordinary
 Partial – Complete
 Passive – Active
 Permanent – Unstable
 Plentiful – Sparse
 Positive – Negative
 Powerful – Weak
 Praise – Criticism
 Private – Public
 Problem – Solution
 Professional – Amateur
 Profit – Loss
 Quality – Inferiority
 Random – Specific
 Rigid – Flexible
 Segregate – Integrate
 Shame – Honor
 Simple - Complicated
 Single – Married
 Stiff – Flexible
 Strength – Weakness
 Sturdy – Weak
 Sunny - Cloudy
 Superb – Inferior
 Temporary – Permanent
 Timid – Bold
 Toward – Away
 Tragic – Comic
 Transparent - Opaque
 Triumph – Defeat
 Union – Separation
 Unique – Common
 Upset – Stabilize
 Urge – Deter
 Vacant – Occupied
 Vague – Definite
 Vertical – Horizontal
 Villain – Hero
 Visible - Invisible
 Wax - Wane
 Wealth – Poverty
For more examples of antonyms, including graded antonyms, complementary
antonyms and relational anonyms read Examples of Antonyms.

Synonym Examples
 Annihilation, destruction, carnage, extinction
 Benefit, profit, revenue, yield
 Cunning, keen, sharp, slick
 Destitute, poor, bankrupt, impoverished
 Deterioration, pollution, defilement, adulteration
 Enormous, huge, gigantic, massive
 Fertile, fruitful, abundant, productive
 House, dwelling, abode, domicile
 Intelligent, clever, brilliant, knowledgeable
 Loyal, faithful, ardent, devoted
 Organization, institution, management
 Partner, associate, colleague, companion
 Polite, courteous, cordial, gracious
 Risky, dangerous, perilous, treacherous
 Sleepy, drowsy, listless, sluggish
 Vacant, empty, deserted, uninhabited
For more examples of synonyms read Examples of Synonyms.

Homonym Examples
 Aid - Aide
 Affect - Effect
 Aisle - I’ll - Isle
 Aloud - Allowed
 Altar - Alter
 Ark - Arc
 Ball - Bawl
 Base - Bass
 Beech - Beach
 Birth - Berth
 Bore - Boar
 Byte - Bite
 Blew - Blue
 Bow - Bough
 Boy - Buoy
 Bread - Bred
 Browse - Brows
 Cell - Sell
 Cereal - Serial
 Chilly - Chili - Chile
 Chord - Cord
 Complement - Compliment
 Counsel - Council
 Creak - Creek
 Crews - Cruise
 Dual - Duel
 Fair - Fare
 Fairy - Ferry
 Feat - Feet
 Fir - Fur
 Flea - Flee
 Gorilla - Guerrilla
 Grease - Greece
 Groan - Grown
 Hall - Haul
 Halve - Have
 Holey - Holy - Wholly
 Incite - Insight
 Jeans - Genes
 Knead - Need
 Knight - Night
 Lessen - Lesson
 Links - Lynx
 Loan - Lone
 Oral - Aural
 Ought - Aught
 Oar - Or - Ore
 Overdo - Overdue
 Peak - Peek
 Phase - Faze
 Pole - Poll
 Pray - Prey
 Principal - Principle
 Raze - Raise
 Real - ReeL
 Ring - Wring
 Role - Roll
 Sew - So - Sow
 Site - Sight - Cite
 Soar - Sore
 Sole - Soul
 Toe - Tow
 Vary - Very
 Wail - Whale
 Wait - Weight
 We - Wee
 Weather - Whether
 Which - Witch
 Whose - Who’s

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