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Antonym Antics

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Our free vocabulary worksheets include some excellent spelling practice, too. The printable worksheet on this page features antonyms. Try to solve it yourself and check your answers at the bottom of the page. Then use the printable version with your students!

Directions:

First select the keyword that is spelled correctly. Then find a word in the same row that is an antonym for one of the meanings of the keyword. Sound simple? Give it a try and find out!

 

Keyword

Antonyms

A

B

C

D

Ex:

damage / marvellous

gaunt

benefit

deception

miserable

1.

gregarous / frugality

squandering

privilege

peevish

frenzy

2.

obtuse / laber

impassive

quixotic

vociferous

sensitive

3.

greatful / tenacious

essential

fickle

imaginary

obliged

4.

chagrin / callusness

triumph

vexation

tenderness

warning

5.

essental / quiescent

unruffled

superfluous

dynamic

glutinous

6

cajolle / pessimistic

saucy

sanguine

saturnine

imprudent

7.

integrity / undiscreet

waste

turpitude

secretive

rectitude

8.

incumbant / resolute

exempt

restrained

pliant

pertinent

9.

ignominy / deciet

sanction

truthfulness

distinction

character

10.

deciphir / illuminate

liberate

provoke

obfuscate

illustrate

11.

garrulous / laborius

curt

verbose

trivial

savage

12.

melancholic /savery

repulsive

jovial

merciful

offensive




1. frugality A) squandering
2. obtuse D) sensitive
3. tenacious B) fickle
4. chagrin A) triumph
5. quiescent C) dynamic
6. pessimistic B) sanguine
7. integrity B) turpitude
8. resolute C) pliant
9. ignominy C) distinction
10. illuminate C) obfuscate
11. garrulous A) curt
12. melancholic B) jovial

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