Vocabulary Words


Definition- The domination of one's thoughts or feeling by a persistent idea, image, or desire.

Sentence- He had an obsession with football.

Synonym- Compulsion

Antonym- Hate


Definition- To move or force into violent, irregular action.

Sentence- Her punching him agitated him.

Synonym- Disturb

Antonym- Calm


Definition- Hard and continuous work; exhausting labor or effort.

Sentence- He had toiled late into the night to get done on time.

Synonym- Strive

Antonym- Relax


Definition- Odd or unnatural in shape, appearance, or character; fantastically ugly or absurd; bizarre.

Sentence- The ugly fish looked grotesque.

Synonym- Absurd

Antonym- Common


Definition- Excited, restless, or uncontrolled, as if from fever.

Sentence- He was feverish because his mom told him that he was going to an amusement park.

Synonym- Excited

Antonym- Upset


Definition- Of the nature of or characterized by convulsions or spasms

Sentence- The shaky kid was convulsive.

Synonym- Shaky

Antonym- Still


Definition- To consume destructively, recklessly.

Sentence- The hungry boy devoured the cake.

Synonym- Inhale

Antonym- Create


Definition- The science dealing with the structure of animals, humans, and plants.

Sentence- The scientist examined the anatomy of the plant.

Synonym- Examination

Antonym- Connection


Definition- Having a rugged, weather-beaten appearance.

Sentence- The couch looked gnarled because the cat claws at it.

Synonym- Beaten

Antonym- New


Definition- To keep away from because of dislike or caution.

Sentence- He was shunned from the bedroom.

Synonym- Avoid

Antonym- Follow