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1). Inconceivable (Adj)
Definition: not capable of being imagined or grasped mentally; unbelievable.
Synonyms: beyond belief, unbelievable, extremely difficult to believe
Usage: It seemed inconceivable that the president had been unaware of what was going on.
2. Shun (Verb)
Definition: persistently avoid, ignore, or reject (someone or something) through antipathy or
Synonyms: avoid, evade, eschew, steer clear of
Usage: He shunned fashionable society.
3. Lop (Verb)
Definition: cut off from the main body
Synonyms: cut, chop, hack, saw, hew, slice
Usage: They had lopped some trees without permission.
4). Retrenchments (Noun)
Definition: the reduction of costs or spending in response to economic difficulty.
Usage: This period of retrenchment will see companies shed staff.
5). Trove (Noun)
Definition: a store of valuable or delightful things.
Usage: The cellar contained a trove of rare wines.
6. Percolate (Verb)
Definition: (of a liquid or gas) filter gradually through a porous surface or substance.
Synonyms: filter, drain, drip, ooze, seep
Usage: The water percolating through the soil may leach out minerals.
7). Devise (Verb)
Definition: plan or invent (a complex procedure, system, or mechanism) by careful thought.
Synonyms: conceive, think up, come up with, dream up, draw up.
Usage: A training programme should be devised.
8. Concoct (Verb)
Definition: make (a dish or meal) by combining various ingredients.
Synonyms: prepare, make, put together, assemble. Usage: She began to concoct a dinner likely to appeal to him.
9. Stagger (Verb)
Definition: walk or move unsteadily, as if about to fall.
Synonyms: lurch, walk unsteadily, reel, sway, teeter
Usage: Sonny took the blow on the temple
and staggered sideways.
10. Emphasize (Verb)
Definition: give special importance or value to (something) in speaking or
Synonyms: bring/call/draw attention to, focus attention on, highlight
Usage: They emphasize the need for daily, one-to-one contact between parent and child.