## ३२. विरुद्धार्थी शब्द : (Antonyms)

**English Grammar in Marathi****३२. विरुद्धार्थी शब्द :****(Antonyms)**

ability X disability / unability

able X unable

above X below

accept X refuse / reject

accurate X innaccurate

active X passive / inactive

admit X discharge

advantage X disadvantage

affirm X deny

agree X differ / disagree

approve X disapprove

arm X disarm

armed X unarmed

arrival X departure

ascend X descend

asleep X awake

attack X defence / defend

attract X repel

audible X inaudible

avoidable X unavoidable

aware X unaware

bare X covered

barren X fertile

bearable X unbearable

beautiful X ugly

beauty X monstrosity

beginning X end

believe X disbelieve

benefit X loss

better X worse

bitter X sweet

blend X separate

blunt X sharp

bold X timid

boon X curse

born X unborn

borrow X lend

bottom X surface

bound X unbound

brave X cowardly

breakable X unbreakable

bright X dull

broad X narrow

broken X unbroken

busy X idle

buy X sell

capable X incapable / incompetent

careful X careless

centralise X decentralise

certain X uncertain / doubtful

changed X unchanged

checked X unchecked

civilized X uncivilized

clean X dirty, unclean

clean X unclean

clockwise X anticlockwise

comfortable X uncomfortable

common X uncommon

compare X contrast

complement X slur

complete X incomplete

compose X decompose

compress X expand

conceal X disclose / reveal

connect X disconnect

conquerable X unconquerable

conscious X unconscious

constant X inconstant

constitutional X unconstitutional

continue X discontinue

controllable X uncontrollable

countable X uncountable

courteous X discourteous

cover X uncover

credible X incredible

credit X debit

cruel X kind

curable X incurable

daunted X undaunted

dawn X dusk

deep X shallow

defeated X victorious

defend X attack

defy X obey

demolish X raise

deniable X undeniable

deny X confirm

dependent X independent

desirable X undisirable

desperate X careful

destroyed X constructed / preserved

destructible X indestructible

direct X indirect

disciplined X undisciplined

dispensable X indispensable

disputed X undisputed

disturbed X undisturbed

divisible X indivisible

do X undo

done X undone

drinkable X undrinkable

dry X wet

due X undue

dying X undying

early X late

easy X difficult / uneasy

eatable X uneatable

eccentric X normal

economical X uneconomical

effective X ineffective

efficient X inefficient

eligible X ineligible

employed X unemployed

encourage X discourage

engage X disengage

enthrone X dethrone

even X uneven

eventually X initially

everybody X nobody

everything X nothing

exact X inexact

expert X inexpert

fact X fiction

failure X success

fallible X infallible

famous X notorious / infamous

farewell X welcome

fault X merit

favourable X unfavorable

fine X coarse

finished X unfinished

finite X infinite

firm X infirm

fit X unfit

flexible X rigid

foolish X sensible / clever

forgettable X unforgettable

formal X informal

fortunate X unfortunate

founded X unfounded

fresh X stale

friendly X unfriendly

full X empty

furnished X unfurnished

futility X utility

gain X loss

general X particular

giant X dwarf

gloomy X cheerful

govern X yield

gradual X sudden

gratitude X ingratitude

great X small

greateful X ungreatful

grieve X rejoice

grow X decay

guilty X innocent

happiness X grief

happy X unhappy

hard X soft

harmful X harmless

harsh X soft / mild

healthy X unhealty

heard X unheard

heaven X hell

heavy X light

heed X ignore

hesitate X decide

high X low

holy X unholy

honest X dishonest

honour X dishonour / shame

hope X despair

horizontal X vertical

hot X cold

human X inhuman

humble X proud

hurt X unhurt

import X exprot

include X exclude

income X expenditure

increase X decrease

independence X dependence

infect X disinfect

inferior X superior

infertile X rich / fertile

initially X finally

injured X uninjured

intelligible X unintelligible

interior X exterior

junior X senior

just X unjust

justice X injustice

kind X unkind

knowledge X ignorance

known X unknown

latter X former

lawful X unlawful / illegal

lead X follow

legal X illegal

legible X illegible

lessen X heighten

liberty X slavery

light X darkness

light X heavy

like X dislike

likely X unlikely

liquid X solid

literate X illiterate

load X unload

lock X unlock

logical X illogical

love X hate

loyal X disloyal

lucky X unlucky

make X mare

many X few

melted X frozen

mentionable X unmentionable

mercy X cruelty

mighty X weak

mistakable X unmistakable

mobile X immobile

modern X ancient

modest X immodest / proud

moral X immoral

more X less

mortal X immotal

movable X immovable

moved X unmoved

moving X still

mute X vocal

native X alien / foreign

natural X unnatural

nearby X remote

necessary X unnecessary

noble X ignoble

obedient X disobedient

obey X disobey

occupied X unoccupied

occupy X vacate

offend X defend / please

open X close / shut

optimistic X pessimistic

optional X compulsory

oral X written

order X disorder

paid X unpaid

painful X painless

parached X quenched

paralleled X unparalleled

partial X impartial

patient X impatient

patriotic X unpatriotic

peace X war

perfect X imperfect

perhaps X difinitely

permanent X temporary

persuade X dissuade

pigmy X giant

pleasant X unpleasant

please X displease

pleased X offended

pleasure X displeasure / pain

plentiful X scarce

polite X impolite

possible X impossible

practicable X impracticable

predicatable X unpredicatable

presence X absence

profit X loss

profitable X unprofitable

prohibit X allow

pure X mixed / impure

put down X pick up

qualified X unqualified

qualify X disqualify

quietly X noisily

raise X lower

rational X irrational

readily X hesitantly

reasonable X unreasonable

recently X formerly

recollect X forget

recoverable X irrecoverable

redeemable X irredeemable

reducible X irreducible

regard X disregard

regular X irregular

released X caught / rounded up

relevant X irrelevant

remember X forget

reparable X irreparable

replaceable X irreplaceable

repressible X irrepressible

repulsive X attractive

reserved X unreserved

rest X unrest

retail X wholesale

revocable X irrevocable

rich X poor

ripe X raw

rough X smooth

rural X urban

safe X unsafe

sane X insane

satisfied X dissatisfied

savage X civilized

scrupulous X unscrupulous

seasonable X unseasonable

seen X unseen

seldom X often / frequent

selfish X unselfish / generous

septic X antiseptic

sharp X dull

sickness X health

significant X insignificant

similarity X difference

simple X complex / complicated

simplicity X comlexity

sincere X insincere

skilled X unskilled

smooth X tame

soft X rough

soluble X insoluble

sophisticated X unsophisticated

sound X unsound

speakable X unspeakable

stability X unstability

stable X unstable

strange X familier

strict X mild

strong X weak

successful X unsuccessful

suitable X unsuitable

sunny X overcast

superior X inferior

sweet X sour / bitter

teach X learn

temporary X permanent / perennial

terminable X interminable

thankful X unthankful

thick X thin

thorny X thornless

tidy X untidy

tighten X loosen

timely X untimely

told X untold

touchable X untouchable

truth X falsehood

ugly X lovely / beautiful / handsome

understanding X misunderstanding

unity X disunity

unrest X peace

upset X happy

upstairs X downstairs

urban X rural

used X unused

useful X useless

usual X unusual

vague X clear

value X devalue

veil X unveil

verbal X written

violence X nonvoilence

virtue X vice

visible X invisible

vulgar X decent

war X peace

warm X cool

weakened X strengthened

welcome X unwelcome

well X ill

wide X narrow

wild X tame / civilized

willing X unwilling

wise X unwise / silly

work X rest

worthhy X unworthy

yielding X unyielding

youth X old age

zenith X nadir

#English #Grammar in Marathi

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*टिप :या वेबसाईट वरील कंटेंट किंवा माहिती ही केवळ शिक्षण किंवा ऐज्यूकेशनल वापरासाठी आहे, तरी याचा कुठेही कायदेशीर कारवाई करीता वापर करु नये तसेच या मध्ये काही चुका आढळल्यास त्यासाठी प्रकाशक किंवा वेबसाईट चे मालक जबाबदार असणार नाहीत, चुका निदर्शनास आणून दिल्यास सुधारण्याचा प्रयत्न केला जाईल.