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    opposite words

    lazy optimistic open-minded sociable tidy

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    Re: opposite words

    What do you think the opposites might be?

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    Re: opposite words

    I'm not a teacher.


    opposite (n) = that which is diametrically opposed to another: antipode, antipodes, antithesis,
    antonym, contrary, converse2, counter, reverse.

    There are a few antonyms of the words in question:

    lazy …. active, diligent, energetic, hard-working, industrious, lively

    optimistic … pessimistic

    open-minded …..narrow-minded

    sociable …… introverted, snobbish, unfriendly, unkind, unsociable

    tidy ….. chaotic, dirty, disordered, disorganized, littered, messy, sloppy,

    slovenly, unclean,


    Last edited by vil; 14-Dec-2008 at 17:55.

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