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Updated on May 26, 2013

Word Definitions

Hello, I am Marc Guberti, and I believe it is important for everyone to have good vocabulary in their lives. There are millions of words in the world. Some are synonyms (same meaning) while others are antonyms (opposite meaning). Some have different parts of speech such as a noun, verb, adjective, adverb, and more! Through this lens, I want to empower your vocabulary to the next level and allow you to know even more words that are in the dictionary!

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Dictionaries give you the meaning of millions of words while thesauruses give you synonyms and antonyms for many words. Besides, I think people use good and bad way too much!

A- Abditive

Abditive- having the quality of hiding

Part of Speech: Adjective

Synonym: Conceal

Antonym: Uncovered

B- Babeldom

Babeldom- a confused sound of voices

Part of Speech- Adjective

Synonym- Tumultuous

Antonym- clear; making sense

Elephants do make many noises and some are confusing. That is why they are in the picture for the word babeldom.

C- Caitiff

Caitiff- to be cowardly or despicable

Part of Speech- Adjective

Synonyms- cruel

Antonyms- brave; honorable

If this squirrel ran away because it didn't want to share its acorns with any other squirrel, then it would be considered caitiff.

D- Dapatical

Dapatical- to be costly

Part of Speech: Adjective

Synonyms: Lavish

Antonyms: Free; easy to do

Rubies cost a lot of money, so that is why I have put it up.

E- Earsplitting

Earsplitting- 1. loud enough to cause temporary hearing loss

2. very loud or shrill; deafening

Part of Speech- Adjective

Synonyms- deafening

Antonyms- quiet, unable to be heard

F- Facto

Facto- in fact; by a fact; true

Part of Speech- Noun

Synonyms- Correct

Antonyms- Wrong

G- Garboil

Garboil- a state of confusion and noise

Part of Speech- noun

Synonyms- tumultuous, disorder, tumoil

Antonyms- normal, silent

For now on, I will show images of the letter. The original images of A-F will stay.

H- Harfang

Harfang- the snowy owl

Part of Speech- Noun

Synonyms- Owl; bird

Antonyms- Elephant; deer; an animal not relating to the bird or owl

I- Ignipotent

Ignipotent- presiding over fire; fiery

Part of Speech- Adjective

Synonyms- the power of a fire

Antonyms- a weak fire; a little flare

J- Jabbered

Jabbered- to talk in a noisy and/or excited manner

Part of Speech- Verb

Synonyms- Tumultuous

Antonyms- quiet

K- Kainotophobia

Kainotophobia- afraid of change

Part of Speech- Noun

Synonyms- fear of changes

Antonyms- adjustable to change

L- Languish

Languish- to become weak or lose strength

Part of Speech- verb

Synonym- haggard

Antonym- energetic

M- Meticulous

Meticulous- to pay attention to detail; careful

Part of Speech- Adjective

Synonym- careful; aware

Antonym- clumsy; lazy

N- Nasute

Nasute- critically nice

Part of Speech- Adjective

Synonyms- captious

Antonym- mean; cruel

O- Oafish

Oafish- like an oaf

Part of Speech- Adjective

Synonym- simple

Antonym- complex

P- Patter

Patter- to walk or move with quick soft steps

Part of Speech- Verb

Synonyms- quiet; tiptoed

Antonyms- loud

Q- Quota

Quota- a limitation of imports

Part of Speech- Noun

Synonym- restriction

Antonym- free of restriction, infinite

R-Ravel

Ravel- to tangle or complicate

Part of Speech- Verb

Synonyms- to make harder; intricate

Antonyms- easy

S-Sadogue

Sadogue- an easy going fat person

Part of Speech- Noun

Synonyms- a nice overweight person

Antonym- skinny person; a mean fat person

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    • AdamzPg profile image

      AdamzPg 

      5 years ago

      What picture could you use for Kainotophobia- afraid of change!!?

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      anonymous 

      5 years ago

      I think you should do pics like you did with first few.

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      anonymous 

      5 years ago

      I think you should do pics like you did with first few.

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      TL Stahling 

      6 years ago from US

      Your layout made it easy on the eyes to learn such unusual words.

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      Beverly Rodriguez 

      6 years ago from Albany New York

      Great idea for a lens and very well done.

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      Heidi Reina 

      6 years ago from USA

      Wonderful graphics for interesting words. I can't wait for the sequel. What will H be? Hacmatack? Heterocyclic? Hypercalcemia?

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