Synonyms and Antonyms (Section W, X, Y, Z)

By | January 2, 2017

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

Section W

This section ‘W’ covers terms such as wayward, weaken, weld, whimsical, wicked, widen, widespread, witch, withdraw, witty, wordy, zeal, zigzag etc.

S.No
Word
Synonyms
Antonyms
1 wayward aberrant, balky, capricious, erratic, forward controllable, manageable, disciplined
2 Weaken decline, degenerate, fade, languish, sink, wane strengthen, boost, build
3 Weld bond, combine, fix, join, solder, unite disconnect, seperate, detach
4 Whimsical arbitary, capricious, freakish, mercurial, temperamental, ticklish behaving, sensible, reasonable
5 Wicked evil, iniquitous, reprobate, malignant, spiteful, venomous decent, moral, nice
6 Widen broaden, expand, extend, augment, enlarge, stretch cramp, narrow, restrict
7 Widespread all-inclusive, comprehensive, expansive, extensive, sweeping, far-reaching  concentrated, local, narrow
8 Witch enchantress, sorceress, beldam, crone, siren, temptress disenchanting, repulsive, disgusting
9 Withdraw remove, retract, draw in,  shove off, abjure, disengage remain, fill, deposit
10 Withhold abstain, forbear, hold, retain, reserve, refrain release, let go, free 
11 Witty comedic, facetious, humorous, jocular, scintillating, sparkling serious, grim, pensive 
12 Wordy verbal, diffuse, discursive, rambling, loquacious, prolix concise, restrained, subdued

Section Y

This section ‘Y’ covers terms such as yearn, yield.

1 Yearn covet, desire, hanker, long, pine, wish  dislike, hate, disgust
2 Yield produce, earn, abandon, relinquish, forgo, concede  withhold, hold, keep

Section Z

This section ‘Z’ covers terms such as zeal, zigzag.

1 Zeal ardour, enthusiasm, fervor, passion, intentness, alacrity  apathy, indifference, lethargy
2 Zigzag crinkled, crooked, fluctuating, inclined, meandering, transverse straight, linear, plain