210 Opposite Words in English

Antonym / Opposite Words in English




  1. alive – dead
  2. all – none
  3. allow – forbid
  4. already – not yet
  5. always – never
  6. ancient – modern
  7. ancestor – descendant
  8. agree – refuse
  9. amateur – professional
  10. amuse – bore
  11. ancestor – descendant
  12. angel – devil
  13. animal – human
  14. annoy – satisfy
  15. answer – ask
  16. answer – question
  17. antonym – synonym
  18. apart – together
  19. argue – agree
  20. arrest – free
  21. arrival – departure
  22. arrive – depart
  23. artificial – natural
  24. ascent – descent
  25. ask – answer
  26. asleep – awake
  27. attack – defend
  28. attack – defence
  29. attic – cellar
  30. autumn – spring
  31. awake – asleep
  32. awful – nice
  33. back – in front of
  34. backward – forward
  35. bad – good

 


  1. bottom – top
  2. boy – girl
  3. brave – cowardly
  4. break – fix
  5. broad – narrow
  6. careful – careless
  7. careless – careful
  8. catch – miss
  9. ceiling – floor
  10. cellar – attic
  11. certainly – probably
  12. clever – stupid
  13. close – open
  14. closed – open
  15. cloudy – clear
  16. cold – hot
  17. cold – heat
  18. compliment – insult
  19. dangerous – safe
  20. dark – light
  21. daughter – son
  22. dawn – dusk
  23. day – night
  24. dead – alive
  25. death – birth
  26. deep – shallow
  27. defeat – victory
  28. defence – attack
  29. defend – attack
  30. delicious – awful
  31. deny – admit
  32. depart – arrive
  33. departure – arrival
  34. descent – ascent
  35. desperate – hopeful

210 Opposite Words in English

  1. empty – full
  2. end – begin
  3. end – beginning
  4. ending – beginning
  5. enemy – friend
  6. enjoy – hate
  7. enter – leave
  8. entrance – exit
  9. equal – different
  10. even – odd
  11. excited – calm
  12. exciting – boring
  13. exclude – include
  14. exit – entrance
  15. failure – success
  16. false – true
  17. far – near
  18. fear – courage
  19. female – male
  20. few – many
  21. final – first
  22. find – lose
  23. finish – begin
  24. finish – start
  25. first – final
  26. fix – break
  27. flat – hilly
  28. floor – ceiling
  29. follow – lead
  30. forbid – allow
  31. foreign – domestic
  32. foreigner – native
  33. form – destroy
  34. fortune – bad luck
  35. fresh – old/stale



  1. harvest – plant
  2. health – disease
  3. healthy – ill
  4. heat – cold
  5. heaven – hell
  6. heavy – light
  7. hell – heaven
  8. here – there
  9. high – low
  10. hilly – flat
  11. hit – miss
  12. host – guest
  13. huge – tiny
  14. human – animal
  15. humane – cruel
  16. humid – dry
  17. hungry – thirsty
  18. husband – wife
  19. in front of – back
  20. ignore – notice
  21. import – export
  22. in – out
  23. include – exclude
  24. increase – reduce
  25. innocent – guilty
  26. inside – outside
  27. insult – compliment
  28. intelligent – silly
  29. junior – senior
  30. kind – cruel
  31. lack – abundance
  32. lady – gentleman
  33. land – take off
  34. land – water
  35. large – small
  1. life – death
  2. light – dark
  3. like – hate
  4. liquid – solid
  5. little – big
  6. little – much
  7. live – die
  8. long – short
  9. lose – win
  10. loud – quiet
  11. love – hate
  12. lovely – terrible
  13. low – high
  14. lower – raise
  15. major – minor
  16. male – female
  17. man – woman
  18. many – few
  19. mess – order
  20. minor – major
  21. miss – catch
  22. moon – sun
  23. more – less
  24. much – little
  25. nasty – nice
  26. new – ancient
  27. nice – awful
  28. niece – nephew
  29. night – day
  30. no – yes
  31. normal – strange
  32. north – south
  33. notice – ignore
  34. now – then
  35. occupied – vacant

 

  1. past – future
  2. peace – war
  3. plant – harvest
  4. plenty – lack
  5. pleasant – awful
  6. polite – rude
  7. pupil – teacher
  8. quick – slow
  9. quiet – loud
  10. raise – lower
  11. rainy – sunny
  12. rear – front
  13. right – left
  14. rude – polite
  15. rural – urban
  16. sad – happy
  17. satisfy – annoy
  18. save – spend
  19. serious – funny
  20. servant – master
  21. short – long
  22. slow – fast
  23. small – big
  24. smooth – rough
  25. some – many
  26. south – north
  27. start – finish
  28. town – village
  29. ugly – beautiful
  30. under – over
  31. wide – narrow
  32. wife – husband
  33. work – rest
  34. woman – man
  35. young – old

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  1. Mahamat Gnam Dicko Djougourou December 25, 2019

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