Superlative: extremely good; the best
Synonyms: surpassing, excellent, magnificent, preeminent.
Antonyms: atrocious, awful, execrable, lousy, pathetic, poor, rotten, terrible, vile, wretched
Example sentences using Superlative:
- Jal band is the best, it gives superlative concerts all around the world.
- Saching Tendulkar is a superlative cricket player.
- Shakespeare was a superlative poet and writer who was widely regarded as the greatest writer in English
- The New England town meeting is a superlative example of grassroots democracy.
- The woman ran out of superlatives describing how good her child was.
Recuperate: get better after illness
Synonyms: come back, gain, heal, mend, pull round [chiefly British], rally, recoup, recover, convalesce, snap back
Example sentences using Recuperate:
- According to the reports, minogue will need 12 months to fully recuperate.
- He was unable to recuperate from his illness, he slipped into a coma.
- The doctors decided that Mr. Monroe will take 4 weeks to recuperate from his left leg fracture.
- He was unable to recuperate from coma, so he was taken off the life support.
- Half the students were absent today, they were recuperating from flu.
Phenomenon: an event or happening (plural: phenomena)
Synonyms: caution, flash, marvel, miracle, wonder, portent, prodigy, sensation, splendor
Example sentences using phenomenon:
- The high tide is a natural phenomenon that keeps the fishermen from fishing.
- Natural phenomenon like lightning is hard to understand.
- The glacier formation is a unique natural phenomenon.
- Soccer is the most popular sport in the world and has literally become a mass phenomenon.
Blasphemy: speech which offends religious sentiments
Synonyms: abhorrence, abomination, anathema, blasphemy, condemnation, contempt, curse, cursing, hatred, loathing, profanity, swearing
Antonyms: liking, loving
Example sentences using blasphemy :
- The politician had committed blasphemy by making fun of the uniqueness of god’s presence.
- Sharon was imprisoned for uttering blasphemy against the church.
- Some countries have severe laws against blasphemy.
- Blasphemy is the opposite of belief just like dark is opposite to light.
- The man was beaten up for blasphemy and excommunicated for sinning.
Abrogate: cancel, deny, to repeal
Synonyms: void, vacate, scrub, retract, reject, abate, abolish, annul, cancel, dissolve, do in, end, finish off, invalidate, knock out, negate, nix, nullify, quash, renege, repeal, retract, revoke, torpedo, undo, vitiate
Antonyms: approve, establish, fix, institute, legalize, ratify, sanction, support
Example sentences using abrogate:
- When Ray’s services were not required he abrogated his contract with the company.
- Iran abrogated its commitment not to renew Uranium enrichment program.
- The Supreme Court can abrogate a law if they decide that the law is unconstitutional.
- The Professor will abrogate our right to choose our projects if we keep bunking the classes.
- His poor academic performance forced me to abrogate all the luxuries that he had been enjoying since childhood.