Spurn Definition in Context with Images

Spurn definition in context with synonyms and antonyms from the book, Vocabulary for the College-Bound Student. Learn the word, spurn, in authentic context with illustrations and improve your reading comprehension. /spɜːn/ (verb) Spurn definition to reject or refuse to accept someone or something with distain, disapprove, repudiate, turn down, reject with contempt, repulse, scorn, snub, … Read more

Stricture Definition in Context with Images

Stricture definition in context with images and synonyms from the book, Vocabulary for the College-Bound Student. Learn the word, stricture, in short real sentences with illustrations and text-to-speech functionality. /ˈstrɪk.tʃəʳ/ (noun) Structure definition harsh criticism or disapproval, censure, rebuke, critical remark, condemnation, obloquy severe restriction or limitation, constraint, limit, boundary Example They described spiraling prices … Read more

Sententious Meaning & Synonyms – 601 Words

Sententious meaning and synonyms from the book, 601 Words You Need to Know to Pass Your Exam used in real context. Improve your reading and listening comprehension and ability with the word, sententious. /senˈten.tʃəs/ (adj) Sententious meaning pretending to appear wise and important in a pompous way, expressive, eloquent, full of aphorism, moralizing or moralistic, … Read more

Censure Meaning & Definition from 601 Words

Censure meaning and definition together with illustrations and antonyms from the book, 601 Words You Need to Know to Pass Your Exam. Learn the meaning of ‘censure’ in authentic context and improve your advanced vocabulary in authentic context. /ˈsen.ʃəʳ/ (noun & verb) Censure meaning Noun: strong disapproval and criticism, obloquy, reprimand, admonishment Verb: to criticize … Read more

Pejorative GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

Pejorative GRE Vocabulary Flashcard /pɪˈdʒɒr.ə.tɪv/ (adj) derogatory, insulting, belittling, deprecatory, disapproving, scornful, disparaging, uncomplimentary, libelous, defamatory, negative, slanderous, critical, deprecative, downgrading If a person sends you a tweet or replies to a tweet with a pejorative comment that you don’t like, you can unfollow that person. To stop them from further contacting you, you can … Read more

Deprecate 1100 Words You Need Week 44 Day 2

Deprecate 1100 Words You Need Week 44 Day 2 Deprecate 1100 Words You Need Week 44 Day 2 /ˈdep.rɪ.keɪt/ (verb) to say or show that something is of little importance or value, express disapproval of, deplore, abhor, frown upon, to condemn someone or something, denounce, deplore, criticize, disapprove, censure, denigrate, despise, disdain, trivialize, decry Just … Read more

Stigmatize 1100 Words You Need Week 38 Day 3

Stigmatize 1100 Words You Need Week 38 Day 3 Stigmatize 1100 Words You Need Week 38 Day 3 /ˈstɪg.mə.taɪz/ (verb) to treat someone unfairly especially by disapproving of them, regard as worthy of disgrace, mark with stigmata, label as socially undesirable, condemn, denounce, disparage, vilify, defame, mark out, pillory There is mounting evidence to suggest … Read more

Abhor 1100 Words You Need Week 24 Day 3

Abhor 1100 Words You Need Abhor 1100 Words You Need /əˈbɔːʳ/ (verb) to hate something or someone due to being immoral, detest, dislike, disapprove, loathe, despise, be revolted, look down on I abhor racism and oppression or cruelty of any kind and will not let this pass without being absolutely clear and emphatic with regard … Read more