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Struggling to find the ‘right’ word for your writing? You’re not alone. Maybe, in trying to improve my own work, I can help other writers.
Today’s words: Tranquil/Turbulent, Transpire, Take action to, Tennant, Triskaidekaphobia.
Antonyms: words that express the opposite of other words can be hard to find, because thesauruses usually give no examples. When lost for such opposites, if I can’t dig a suitable word from my grey matter, I reach for ‘The New Nuttall Dictionary of English Synonyms and Antonyms’ published 1986, which generally solves my dilemma.
Tranquil: Possible synonyms include reposeful, peaceful, impassive, inexcitable, and pleasurable.
Turbulent: Alternatives include disorderly, violent, and excitable.
Usage for Tranquil/Turbulent:
‘By the lake, Amber stretched delicate toes into the tranquil cool waters and contemplated the ripples distorting the mirrored mountains on the far shore. But her mind and…
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