Vocabulary words for
All Alone in the Universe

jeopardy (n.)

definition:a danger of harm, death, or peril

synonyms: danger, peril, harm’s way

antonyms: safety

jeopardy (n.) - danger of harm, death, or peril

Never throw your banana peels on the floor. You can put your friends’ lives in jeopardy.

stable (adj.)

definition:a not likely to change or be altered; enduring

synonyms: firm, secure, steady, sturdy

antonyms: unstable

stable (adj.) - not likely to change or be altered; enduring

This stable house did not collapse during the earthquake.

blurt (v.)

definition:a say something suddenly without thinking

synonyms: abruptly

blurt (v.) - say something suddenly without thinking

This man blurted out some crazy words, so I am very angry right now.

eventually (adv.)

definition:a at an indefinite time in the future; ultimately; finally

synonyms: at last, finally, sometime, ultimately

eventually (adv.) - at an indefinite time in the future; ultimately; finally

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Eventually he found the missing puzzle.

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scrounged (v.)

definition:a to seek out and gather, esp. by salvaging scraps (often fol. by up or together).

synonyms: borrow, beg

antonyms: give, offer

scrounge (v.) - to seek out and gather, esp. by salvaging scraps

She is scrounging up money for her dinner.

spiteful (adj.)

definition:a full of, caused by, or showing spite; cruel

synonyms: mean, unkind, hurtful

antonyms: kind, friendly

spiteful (adj.) - full of, caused by, or showing spite; cruel

The man feels spiteful because Donald Trump is the president.

comprehension (n.)

definition:a the act of understanding; the ability to understand

Synonyms: knowing, understanding

Antonyms: blindness

comprehension (n.) - the act of understanding; the ability to understand

He has low comprehension. He can’t understand any

questions.

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abrupt (adj.)

definition:a unexpected; sudden

synonyms: sudden

antonyms: deliberate, gradual

abrupt (adj.) - unexpected; sudden

We were all shocked by the abrupt thunder.

exhilaration (n.)

definition:a feeling of combined excitement and happiness or having very high spirits

synonyms: elation, joy, happiness, delight,bliss

antonyms: dejection,depression

exhilaration (n.) - feeling of combined excitement and happiness or having very high spirits

They feel exhilaration as they splash through the water on the amusement park ride.

oracle (n.)

definition:a A shrine in Ancient Greece that consulted with the gods to reveal knowledge of the future; a person who is very wise or can tell the future

synonyms: priest, pythoness

oracle (n.) - a person who is very wise or can tell the future

In the Greek mythology, the oracle of Apollo will stay in Delphi to tell what will happen in future.

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