Vocabulary Workshop Level B unit 8 synonyms and antonyms

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abnormal
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syn: freakish, unnatural, irregular, anomalous
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abnormal
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ant: normal, usual, regular, typical
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capsize
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syn: overturn, upend, tip over
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capsize
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ant: remain upright
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catastrophe
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syn: calamity, tragedy, cataclysm
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catastrophe
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ant: triumph, victory, success
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decrease
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syn: lessen, reduce, dwindle, diminish
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decrease
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ant: increase, grow, develop, wax
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disputatious
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syn: argumentative, quarrelsome, contentious
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disputatious
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ant: non argumentative, peaceable, pacific
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eject
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syn: oust, expel, kick out
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eject
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ant: admit, let in, insert
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flourish
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syn: prosper, burgeon, increase
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flourish
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ant: wither, die, fade, shrivel up
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incentive
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syn: stimulus, spur, motive, inducement
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incentive
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ant: curb, check, restraint, hindrance
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insubordinate
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syn: defiant, unruly, mutinous
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insubordinate
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ant: obedient, submissive, docile, tractable
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legible
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syn: readable, clear, decipherable
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legible
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ant: unreadable, indecipherable
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nub
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syn: core, kernel, nucleus, crux
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nub
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ant: fringe, periphery, edge
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onslaught
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syn: assault, charge, foray, onset
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ordain
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syn: anoint, consecrate, enact, decree
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ordain
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ant: forbid, veto, cancel
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outstrip
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syn: outdo, outperform, outdistance, surpass
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outstrip
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ant: trail, lag, behind
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pervade
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syn: saturate, permeate, diffuse, imbue
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prudent
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syn: wary, sensible, judicious
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prudent
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ant: foolish, unwise, rash, reckless
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quench
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syn: douse, stifle, slake
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quench
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ant: ignite, kindle
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remnant
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syn: remainder, residue, leftover, fragment
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simultaneous
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syn: occurring at the same time, concurrent
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simultaneous
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ant: occurring at different times
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swerve
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syn: veer, digress, sheer off

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