Vacuous Definition & Synonyms from 601 Words

Vacuous definition and synonyms with images and antonyms from the coursebook 601 Words You Need to Know to Pass Your Exam used in authentic and real context with examples and parts of speech for advanced ESL learners. /ˈvæk.ju.əs/ (adj) Vacuous definition lacking initiative or intelligence, thoughtless, inane, idiotic, stupid, empty-headed, fatuous, unintelligent, silly, foolish lacking … Read more

Obtuse – 601 Words You Need to Know to Pass Your Exam

Definition of Obtuse from 601 Words You Need to Know to Pass Your Exam for GRE candidates and advanced learners of English with synonyms and antonyms and illustrations and in real context /əbˈtjuːs/ (adj) Definition lowbrow and stupid, slow to understand, imperceptive, simple-minded, slow-witted, unintelligent, foolish, insensitive (mathematics) of an angle more than 90 and … Read more

The Mouse, the Frog and the Hawk – English Fairy Tale

The Mouse, the Frog and the Hawk is an English fairy tale from Aesop’s Fables. You can enjoy this English short story and improve your vocabulary together with reading and listening comprehension. You can also select any text and listen to the selected text to improve your listening. Source of story: Gutenberg Project at www.gutenberg.org The Mouse, … Read more

Puerile GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

Puerile GRE Vocabulary Flashcard /ˈpjʊə.raɪl/ (adj) Definition behaving childishly and in a silly way, stupid, infantile, trifling, immature, jejune, babyish, fatuous, juvenile, foolish, asinine, trivial Example Seeing the same client in a couple of therapy session where spouses are interacting gives me vastly more data. Mistaken, immature, and pathological behaviors all become much more visible. … Read more

Lunatic 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 31

Lunatic 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 31 /ˈluː.nə.tɪk/ (adj & noun) Noun: someone who behaves insanely or foolishly, maniac, psychopath, madman, psychotic, psycho Adjective: thoughtless, crazy, stupid, insane, inane “Only a lunatic would think that art is superior to nature.” ― Gao Xingjian, Soul Mountain Source: https://www.goodreads.com/

Fatuous 1100 Words You Need Week 40 Day 4

Fatuous 1100 Words You Need Week 40 Day 4 /ˈfæt.ju.əs/ (adj) incorrect and stupid, silly, foolish, inane, idiotic, asinine, pointless, senseless, ridiculous, absurd, ludicrous, dumb, preposterous, unintelligent, childish, meaningless At a cheese and wine party recently, my companion commented on the delicate aroma of strawberries wafting from his glass of wine. Someone nearby guffawed at … Read more

Asinine 1100 Words You Need Week 34 Day 3

Asinine 1100 Words You Need Week 34 Day 3 Asinine 1100 Words You Need Week 34 Day 3 /ˈæs.ɪ.naɪn/ (adj) extremely foolish and stupid, silly, inane, insane, foolhardy, mindless, senseless, brainless, ludicrous, ridiculous, absurd, nonsensical, dumb, moronic, unintelligent, like an ass “it’s absolutely an asinine, ridiculous statement by the congressman,” Christie said during a press conference … Read more

Imprudent 1100 Words You Need Week 24 Day 2

Imprudent 1100 Words You Need Imprudent 1100 Words You Need /ɪmˈpruː.dənt/ (adj) unwise and not considering the consequences of one’s actions, stupid, foolish, showing no care, caution or forethought, impulsive, indiscreet, irresponsible, rash, hasty, careless, thoughtless, inconsiderate, incautious, unwary, reckless One of the contributory factors to the recent global financial crisis is the level of … Read more

Facetious – English Flashcard for Facetious for IELTS

Facetious Facetious (adj) /fəˈsiː.ʃəs/ intended to be funny and humorous but in an awkward and inappropriate way – whimsical – flippant – silly – foolish – inane – frivolous – lighthearted – witty – amusing – comical: This must be just a facetious remark. He cannot be really serious about dropping out of college.