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Day 2 / 11+ Vocabulary


 

Occupant

 

Meaning

  • The occupant of the room was sitting in one corner.

Synonyms

  • Denizen
  • Dweller
  • Holder
  • Occupier
  • User
  • Renter
  • Lessee

Antonyms

  • Displaced person

 

Occur

 

Meaning

  • I hope this won’t occur again.

Synonyms

  • Appear
  • Arise
  • Go
  • Show
  • Smoke
  • Obtain
  • Shake

Antonyms

  • Hide
  • Precede
  • Stop

 

Occurrence

 

Meaning

  • Laughter was a rare occurrence in his classroom.

Synonyms

  • Accident
  • Episode
  • Pass
  • Scene
  • Thing
  • State
  • Piece

Antonyms

  • Denial
  • Reality
  • Refusal

 

Official

 

Meaning

  • The president will remain in office until the official handover in April.

Synonyms

  • Ordered
  • Orthodox
  • Rightful
  • Decisive
  • Canonical
  • Positive

Antonyms

  • Improper
  • Incorrect
  • False
  • Dishonest
  • Invalid
  • Unsuitable

 

Omission

 

Meaning

  • The principal reason for this omission is lack of time.

Synonyms

  • Breach
  • Exclusion
  • Lack
  • Skip
  • Slip
  • Missing
  • Lacuna

Antonyms

  • Success
  • Closure
  • Continuity
  • Addition
  • Inclusion
  • Insertion

 

Omitted

 

Meaning

  • The typist omitted the last letter.

Synonyms

  • Absent
  • Deleted
  • Erased
  • Forgotten
  • Left out
  • Precluded
  • Neglected

Antonyms

  • Present

 

Parallel

 

Meaning

  • The road runs parallel with the railway.

Synonyms

  • Coordinate
  • Lateral
  • Alongside
  • Laterally
  • Coextending
  • Equidistant

Antonyms

  • Crooked
  • Different
  • Skewed
  • Zin-zag
  • Separate
  • Dissimilar

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