List of Synonyms and Antonyms in English You Should Know

An antonym is a word that has the opposite meaning of another word and a Synonym is a word which means the same thing as another word or phrase.


Synonyms & Antonyms

  • Gain

Acquire, obtain, receive   >>><<<   Lose

  • Gallant

Chivalrous, stately >>><<< Ungentlemanly

  • Gather

Collect, accumulate, compile >>><<< Scatter, disperse

  • Gaunt

Scrawny, skinny, thin >>><<< Overweight, plump

  • Generous

Giving, selfless, big-hearted >>><<< Selfish, stingy

  • Gentle

Tender, mild >>><<< Rough, harsh

  • Genuine

Real, authentic, sincere >>><<< Fake, phony

  • Gigantic

Immense, colossal, enormous >>><<< Tiny, minute

  • Give

Donate, present, offer >>><<< Take, receive

  • Glad

Happy, pleased, delighted >>><<< Sad, unhappy

  • Gloomy

Dark, dismal, depressing >>><<< Cheery, bright

  • Glorious

Splendid, magnificent, superb >>><<< Terrible, awful

  • Good

Nice, fine, well-behaved >>><<< Bad, awful

  • Gorgeous

Ravishing, dazzling, stunning >>><<

  • Gratitude

Thankfulness, appreciation >>><<< Ungratefulness

  • Great

Outstanding, remarkable >>><<< Insignificant, unimportant

  • Forbid

Prohibit, ban, bar >>><<<< Lead, precede

  • Forgive

Pardon, excuse, absolve >>><<

  • Former

Previous, earlier >>><<< Latter

  • Fraction

Part, portion, segment >>><<< Whole

  • Frank

Candid, straightforward, blunt >>><<< Evasive

  • Frenzy

Fury, rage >>><<< Serenity, calmness

  • Fresh

Unused, new >>><<< Old, stale

  • Friend

Comrade, buddy >>><<< Enemy

  • Frigid

Freezing, frosty >>><<< Warm, hot

  • Frivolous

Trivial, unimportant, silly >>><<< Important, serious

  • Front

Fore >>><<< Back

  • Full

Packed, stuffed >>><<< Empty

  • Furious

Angry, enraged, infuriated >>><<< Calm, placid

  • Future

Coming, tomorrow >>><<< Past

  • Demolish

Destroy, wreck >>><<< Restore

  • Denounce

Blame, censure, indict >>><<< Commend

  • Dense

Thick, heavy, compressed >>><<< Sparse, empty

  • Depart

Leave, exit >>><<< Arrive

  • Deposit

Store, place >>><<< Withdraw

  • Desolate

Barren, forsaken >>><<< Dense, verdant

  • Despise

Hate, detest, loathe >>><<< Love

  • Destitute

Poor, penniless >>><<< Wealthy

  • Destroy

Ruin, wreck, devastate >>><<< Restore

  • Detach

Separate, unfasten, remove >>><<< Attach

  • Deter

Hinder, prevent >>><<< Encourage

  • Determined

Sure, convinced, resolute >>><<< Doubtful

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