دایره المعارف برق(اطلاعات عمومی برق)
abroad abrupt acceptable acclaim actually adverse advice attractive autonomous disapproval disruptive haphazardly ideal persistent wide
abroadadv. to or in another country
Syn. overseas, internationally Louis Armstrong often traveled abroad. Living abroad can be an educational experience.
abruptadj. quick, without warning adv. abruptly Syn. sudden
There was an abrupt change in the weather. After the incident everyone left abruptly.
acceptableadj. allowable or satisfactory
v. acceptSyn. permissible adv. acceptably
n. acceptability adj. accepting
The idea was acceptable to everyone.
The registrar accepted more applicants than he should have.
acclaimn. enthusiastic approval, applause adj. acclaimed Syn. praise
Isaac Stem has won acclaim abroad. Acclaimed authors often win Pulitzer Prizes.
actuallyadv. being in existence, real or factual adj. actual Syn. truly They were actually very good soccer players.
adverseadj. displeasing, objectionable, or bad adv. adversely Syn. unfavorable
Adverseweather conditions made it difficult to play the game. His indecision adversely affected his job performance.
advicen. a recommendation given by someone not
v. adviseassociated with the problem or situation adj. advisable Syn. suggestion
Good advice is hard to find.
It is not advisable to stay up late the night before a test.
attractiveadj. calling attention to, pleasing, creating interest,
v. attract pretty
n. attractionSyn. appealing
n. attractiveness adv. attractively
The idea of working four, 10-hour work days was attractive to the employees. The major attraction of the show was a speech by the president.
idealadj. having no flaw or mistake, excellent adv. ideally Syn. perfect
The beach is an ideal place to relax.
Candidates for the job should ideally have five years experience in similar positions.
persistentadj. continuous, refusing to give up, firm in action or decision
v. persistn. persistence adv. persistently Syn. constant The attorney's persistent questioning weakened the witness. Her persistence earned her a spot on the team.
wideadj. extending over a large area adv. widely Syn. broad
Pine forests are found over a wide area of the Pacific Northwest. The senator has traveled wide1y.
autonomousadj. by itself, with no association adv. autonomously Syn. independent Mexico became an autonomous state in 1817. Although working closely with the government, all businesses function autonomously.
disapprovaln. the act of disagreeing, not giving approval
v. disapprove adv. disapprovinglySyn. objection Their disapproval of the plan caused the experiment to be abandoned. The students disapproved of the plan of study.
disruptiveadj. causing confusion and interruption
v. disruptSyn. disturbing
n. disruption adv. disruptively
Frequent questions during lectures can be disruptive. The storm caused a disruption in bus service.
haphazardlyadv. having no order or pattern, by chance adj. haphazard Syn. arbitrarily, carelessly
It was obvious that the house was built haphazardly. Susan completed the assignment in a haphazard way.
Choose the synonym.
Choose the word or phrase that is closest in meaning to the underlined word or phrase.
1. As a government official, Benjamin Franklin often traveled abroad.
2. American poet James Merrily received critical acclaim for his work entitled Jim's Book.
3. A revolution in women's fashion during the second half of the twentieth century made trousers acceptable for almost all activities.
4. No fan, electric or otherwise, actually cools the air.
5. The climate of Chicago is subject to abrupt changes of weather.
abroad:پهن.گسترش یافته.خارج از کشور.ممالک بیگانه
acclaim:تحسین.ادعاکردن.آفرین گفتن.جارکشیدن.کف زدن
autonomous:خودمختار.دارای حکومت مستقل.دارای زندگی مستقل.خودپیرو
disapproval:عدم رضایت.عدم تصویب
ideal:ایده آل.نمونه کامل فرضی.هدف زندگی.