Synonyms and Antonyms (Section G, H)

By | November 15, 2016

Synonyms and antonyms of essential English words are starting with alphabet ‘G’ and ‘H’. Learning synonyms and antonyms for the words in this sections ‘G’ and ‘H’ will be helpful for the aspirants preparing for competitive examinations on English language testing.

Section G:

This section ‘G’ covers terms such as gain, gala, gallant, generous, genius, gentle, genuine, gigantic, gloomy, glorify, gorgeous, gracious, grant, grateful, grief, guilty, etc.

S.No
Word
Synonyms
Antonyms
1 Gain acquire, procure, secure, accomplish, attain, realize forfeit, lose, waste
2 Gala festive, joyous, merry, jovial, convivial, festal gloomy, somber, depressed
3 Gallant audacious, dauntless, heroic, plucky, valiant, mettlesome cowardly, timid, afraid
4 Generous lavish, liberal, magnanimous, bountiful, copious, substantial mean, miserly, stingy
5 Genius brilliance, aptitude, flair, knack, talent, bent inability, incapacity, weakness
6 Gentle mild, tender, delicate, faint, moderate, slight crude, rough, violent
7 Genuine authentic, real, unquestionable, sincere, unfeigned, hearty counterfeit, illegitimate, sham
8 Gigantic bahemoth, colossal, enormous, immense, massive, mighty  miniature, miniscule, tiny
9 Gloomy cheerless, bleak, dismal, morose, sullen, melancholic cheerful, sunny, bright
10 Glorify exalt, acclaim, eulogize, laud, praise, extol castigate, condemn, criticize
11 Gorgeous ravishing, stunning, glorious, magnificent, splendid, attractive homely, ugly, ordinary
12 Gracious affable, hospitable, courtly, amiable, compassionate, cordial nasty, mean, rude
13 Grant accord, award, concede, give, vouchsafe, confer  forfeit, lose, refuse
14 Grateful appreciative, thankful, congenial, agreeable, gratifying, welcome thankless, heedless, critical
15 Grief sorrow, anguish, despair, heartbreak, distress, gloom delight, exhilaration, ecstasy
16 Guilty culpable, blameworthy, censured, damned, condemned, doomed  blameless, truthful, innocent

Section H:

This section ‘H’ covers terms such as haphazard, harass, hardship, harmony, harsh, hateful, hazardous, hoax, homely, homogenous, horrific, hostile, humorous, hurdle, etc.

S.No
Word
Synonyms
Antonyms
1 Haphazard indiscriminate, unplanned, random, arbitrary, casual, incidental systematic, organized, planned
2 Harass beset, hound, annoy, plague, pester, torment aid, facilities, support
3 Hardship asperity, difficulty, adversity, affliction, catastrophe, distress benefit, assistance, ease
4 Harmony accord, agreement, conformity, congruence, rapport, symmetry disagreement, discord, clash
5 Harsh coarse, jagged, rugged, hoarse, jarring, acerbic mild, pleasing, soft
6 Hateful malicious, malevolent, malignant, nasty, spiteful, vicious amiable, harmless, loving
7 Hazardous dangerous, jeopardous, perilous, treacherous, chancy, risky guarded, safe, secure
8 Hoax con, deceit, fake, fraud, gimmick, prank frankness, openness, uprightness
9 Homely plain, unattractive, uncomely, simple, ordinary, comfortable attractive, modern, charming
10 Homogenous akin, alike, analogous, identical, uniform, similar heterogeneous, varied, discrete
11 Horrific horrible, horrid, terrible, awful, dreadful, beastly   comforting, reassuring, satisfying
12 Hostile belligerent, combative, contentious, pugnacious agreeable, friendly, gentle
13 Humorous amusing, comic, jocular, witty, facetious, funny morose, sad, tragic
14 Hurdle bar, barrier, block, clog, hamper, impediment furtherance, assistance, help