Vocab Master Day – 58

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Meaning: a confusing and difficult problem or question

Synonym: quandary, dilemma; riddle, puzzle,

Sentence: “one of the most difficult conundrums for the experts”

2. Interminable

Meaning: endless or apparently endless (often used


Synonym: ceaseless, unceasing, incessant, constant, continual

Antonym: brief, ceasing, ending, ephemeral, halting,


Sentence: “we got bogged down in interminable discussions”


Meaning: (of a child) having developed certain abilities or

inclinations at an earlier age than is usual or expected.

Synonym: ahead, gifted, talented,

Antonym: backwards, slow

Sentence: “a precocious, solitary boy”


Meaning: a small quantity of a particular thing, especially

something desirable or valuable.

Synonym: morsel, particle, degree, fragment, scrap,

Sentence: “his statement had a modicum of truth”


Meaning: relating to tailoring, clothes, or style of dress.

Sentence: They accused him of having the poor sartorial taste.

The wedding party arrived in sartorial splendour.


Meaning: a meeting at an agreed time and place.

Synonym: meeting, appointment, engagement, assignation;

Sentence: “Edward turned up late for their rendezvous”


Meaning: (of bad behaviour) done openly and unashamedly.

Synonym: flagrant, glaring, obvious, undisguised,

Sentence: “blatant lies”


Meaning: formally engage (someone) to be married.

Sentence: “in no time I shall be betrothed to Isabel”


Meaning: (of a medicine or medical care) relieving pain without

dealing with the cause of the condition

Synonym: soothing, alleviating, sedative, calmative, calming

Antonym: aggravate, exacerbate

Sentence: “orthodox medicines tend to be palliative rather than



Meaning: making a show of being morally superior to other


Synonym: self-righteous, holier-than-thou, churchy, pious

Sentence: “what happened to all the sanctimonious talk about

putting his family first?”

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