Opposite Words A to Z

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What are Opposite Words in English?

Antonyms/Opposite words are words with different meanings, opposite words are also called antonyms. A list of opposite words from a to z is given in this lesson. You can also download this list of opposite words from a to z PDF from this lesson.

Opposite word is different words may have the same spelling but have an opposite meaning. There are millions of opposite words in the English Language and it is never possible to memorize them all at one.

So how can we learn opposite words? The solution is to learn some most used words with their opposites. Opposite words in this list are selected after a great effort and are the most common words list with opposites.

Learning Opposite words makes your English speaking and writing more proficient and useful and that why every serious ESL student want to learn more and more opposite words. So here is another list of Antonyms A to Z.

Antonyms/Opposite Words A to Z

Here is the list of opposite words A to Z in English:

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Opposites with A

Absent  – Present

Accidental – Intentional

Active – Lazy

Add – Subtract

Against – For

Alive – Dead

Ancestor – Descendant

Antique – Modern

Attack – Defend

Attic – Cellar

Aunt – Uncle

Awake – Asleep

Opposites with B

Back – In Front Of

Bad – Good

Bad Luck – Fortune

Beauty – Ugliness

Beginning – End

Behind – In Front Of

Below – Abovebest

Better – Worse

Birth – Death

Bitter  – Sweet

Body – Soul

Borrow – Lend

Bottom – Top

Boy – Girl

Boy – Girl

Brave – Scared

Brother – Sister

Buy – Sell

Buy – Sell

Antonyms/Opposites with C

Careful – Careless

Catch – Miss

Changeable – Constantcheap

Close – Open

Cloudy – Clear

Combine – Separate

Compliment – Insult

Compulsory – Voluntary

Constant – Changeable

Courage – Fear

Cowardly – Brave

Cry – Laughdamage

Opposite words with D

Daughter – Son

Death – Life

Deep – Shallow

Defeat – Victory

Depart – Arrive

Destroy – Build

Dirty – Clean

Disgrace – Honor

Distant – Neardivide

Division – Unity

Divorce – Marriage

Divorce – Marry

Divorced – Married

Downstairs – Upstairs

Drama – Comedy

Drunk – Sober

Dry – Humid

Dull – Interesting

Dusk – Dawn

Opposite words with E

East – West

Easy – Hard

Enjoy – Hate

Everybody – Nobody

Everything – Nothing

Excited – Calm

Expensive – Cheap

Antonyms/Opposite Words with F

Fall – Spring

False – True

Fat – Skinny

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Fear – Courage

Final – First

Find – Lose

First – Final

Fix – Break

Foreign – Domestic

Freeze – Melt

Full – Empty

Opposite Words with G

Generous – Mean

Generous – Stingy

Genuine – Fake

Give – Take

Good – Bad

Grown  Up – Child

Opposites with H

Happy – Sad

Harvest – Plant

Here – There

Hide – Show

Hit – Miss

Hopeful – Desperate

Horizontal – Vertical

Hungry – Full

Words Opposite with I

Imaginary – Real

Include – Exclude

Increase – Reduce

Insult – Compliment

Intelligent – Silly

Interesting – Boring

Opposite Words with K

Kind – Cruel

Kind – Mean

Antonyms with L

Land – Take Off

Last – First

Laugh – Cry

Leave – Arrive

Left – Right

Length – Width

Little – Big

Little – Big

Live – Die

Loser – Winner

Loud – Quiet

Words Opposite with M

Male – Female

Many – Few

Merciful – Cruel

Minimum – Maximum

Minor – Major

Monarchy – Republic

Morning – Evening

Morning – Evening

Much – Little

English Opposite Words with N

Native – Foreigner

Never – Always

Night – Day

Noisy – Quiet

Not Yet – Already

English Opposite Words with O

Occasionally – Frequently

Occupied – Vacant

Often – Seldom

Open – Closed

Open – Closed

Opponent – Supporter

Antonyms with P

Poor – Rich

Protection – Attack

Pull – Push

Antonyms Starting with Q & R

Quick – Slow

Raise – Lower

Rear – Front

Receive – Send

Republic – Dictatorship

Rise – Sink

Rough – Gentle

Antonyms Starting with S & T

Satisfaction – Regret

Sell – Buy

Send – Receive

Send  – Receive

Senior – Junior

Sharp – Dull

Short – Long

Sick – Well

Silly – Intelligent

Simple – Complicated

Smart – Dumb

Smooth – Rough

Sometimes – Often

Start – Stop

Stay – Go

Straight – Crooked

Stupid – Clever

Success – Failure

Sun – Moon

Supporter – Opponent

Sweet – Sour

Take Off – Land

Temporary – Permanent

There – Here

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Thick – Thin

Tight – Loose

Antonyms Starting with U, V & W

Urban – Rural

Vanish – Appear

Village – Town

War – Peace

Well – Ill

Wet – Dry

Whisper – Scream

Women – Men

Worse – Better

Worthless – Valuable

Out – In

Separate – Connect

Shout – Whisper

Worst – Best

Rainy – Sunny

Now – Then

Seldom – Often

Woman – Man

Nothing – Everything

Inside – Outside

Old – Modern

Apart – Together

Small – Large

Exclude – Include

Dawn – Dusk

Sugar – Salt

Exterior – Interior

Ignore – Notice

Import – Export

Discourage – Encourage

Life – Death

On – Off

Raw – Cooked

Busy – Lazy

Part – Whole

Delicious – Awful

Tomorrow – Yesterday

Contract – Expand

Give – Take

Sunny – Cloudy

East – West

Wealth – Poverty

Another List of Antonyms in English

Below are some very important antonyms for kids and students.

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Heaven – Hell

Floor – Ceiling

Frequent – Infrequent

Fail – Succeed

Vacant – Occupied

Depart – Arrive

Flat – Hilly

Trust – Suspect

Silent – Noisy

Dirty – Clean

Satisfy – Annoy

Break – Fix

Forbid – Allow

Permit – Forbid

Strict – Gentle

Dark – Light

Fresh – Old/Stale

In – Out

Particular – General

Health – Disease

Tall – Small

Different – Alike

Private – Public

Master – Servant

Approximately – Exactly

Question – Answer

Night – Day

Quiet – Loud

Hilly – Flat

Laugh – Cry

Strengthen – Weaken

Pupil – Teacher

Form – Destroy

High – Deep

Cellar – Attic

Normal – Strange

Less – More

Peace – War

Selfish – Unselfish

Unique – Ordinary

West – East

Moderate – Extreme

Immigrate – Emigrate

Cease – Begin

Pleasant – Awful

Ask – Answer

Serious – Funny

Husband – Wife

Narrow – Broad

Include – Exclude

Abundant – Scarce

Powerful – Weak

Foreigner – Native

Sadness – Happiness

Lost – Found

Mean – Generous

Lead – Follow

Same – Different

Humane – Cruel

Certain – Uncertain

Wide – Narrow

Conquer   – Fail

Careless – Careful

Far – Near

Learn – Teach

Man – Woman

Heavy – Light

Crooked – Straight

Increase – Decrease

Complicated – Simple

Protect – Attack

Over – Under

Abundance – Lack

Prohibit – Allow

Entrance – Exit

Water – Land

Other – Same

Smile – Frown

Inside – Outside

Always – Never

Already – Not Yet

Courageous – Cowardly

Allow – Forbid

Guilty – Innocent

Ascent – Descent

Repair – Damage

Loose – Tight

Exposure – Shelter

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Export – Import

Even – Odd

Boring – Exciting

Death – Birth

Admit – Deny

Borrow – Lend

Waste – Save

In Front Of   – Back

Better – Worse

Girl – Boy

Dangerous – Safe

Beautiful – Ugly

Funny – Serious

Backward – Forward

Difficult – Easy

Teach – Learn

Mix – Sort

Harmony – Discord

Stranger – Native

Comedy – Drama

Bitter – Sweet

Moist – Dry

Vertical – Horizontal

Lack – Abundance

Ill – Healty

Enemy – Friend

Exit – Entrance

Adult – Child

Married – Divorced

Polite – Rude

Junior – Senior

Majority – Minority

Above – Below

Forward – Backward

Young – Old

Enter – Leave

About – Exactly

Forget – Remember

Go – Come

Country – City

Absence – Presence

Few – Many

Comedy – Tragedy

Construction – Destruction

Visitor – Host

Deep – Shallow

Equal – Different

Clean – Dirty

Happy – Sad

Joy – Grief

Destruction – Construction

Die – Live

Strong – Weak

Front – Rear

Shelter – Exposure

Consonant – Vowel

Entrance – Exit

Off – On

Emigration – Immigration

Large – Small

Son – Daughter

Parents – Children

Usually – Rarely

Then – Now

Like – Hate

More – Less

Morning – Night

Soul – Body

Vowel – Consonant

Hate – Enjoy

First – Last

Up – Down

Warm – Cool

Cold – Hot

Stop – Start

Hungry – Thirsty

Devil – Angel

Dead – Alive

Exciting – Boring

Regret – Satisfaction

Save – Spend

Hard – Soft

Pass – Fail

Down – Up

Dark – Light

Early – Late

Giant – Tiny

Cruel – Human

Major – Minor

Descendant – Ancestor

Outskirts – Centre

Valley – Mountain

Wife – Husband

Thirsty – Hungry

Emigrate – Immigrate

Early – Late

Servant – Master

Cruel – Kind

Dangerous – Safe

Notice – Ignore

Animal – Humanannoy

Him – Her

Descent – Ascent

Dry – Wet

Come – Go

Former – Latter

Harsh – Mild

Fiction – Fact

Odd – Even

Push   – Pull

Set Free – Arrest

Foolish – Wise

Humid – Dry

Suburb – Centre

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Fancy – Plain

Low – High

Order – Mess

Lend – Borrow

For – Against

Few – Many

Certainly – Probably

Lose – Find

Children – Parents

Agree – Refuse

Useless – Useful

Take – Give

Evening – Morning

Asleep – Awake

Attack – Defend

Innocent – Guilty

Attack – Defence

Intentional – Accidental

Come – Go

Upstairs – Downstairs

Winner – Loser

Sink – Rise

Female – Male

Defence – Attack

Yesterday – Tomorrow

Shut – Open

Suspect – Trust

Slim – Fat

Best – Worst

Large – Small

Beneath – Above

Winter – Summer

Noon – Midnight

Single – Married

Reply – Ask

Interrupt – Continue

Blunt – Sharp

Brave – Cowardly

From – To

Refuse – Agree

Autumn – Spring

Poverty – Wealth

Nice – Awful

Break – Fix

Complete – Incomplete

Negative – Affirmative

Light – Heavy

Begin – End

Gather – Scatter

Spend – Save

Ceiling – Floor

Yes – No

Nobody – Everybody

Awake – Asleep

Easy – Difficult

Clever – Stupid

City – Country

Dwarf – Giant

Departure – Arrival

Safe – Dangerous

Literal – Figurative

Rural – Urban

Natural – Artificial

Gain – Loss

Expensive – Cheap

Awful – Nice

Beautiful – Ugly

Antonym – Synonym

Elementary – Advanced

Finish – Start

Special – General

Immigration – Emigration

Centre – Outskirts

In – Out

Big – Small

Arrive – Depart

Arrest – Free

Arrival – Departure

Failure – Success

Handsome – Ugly

None Of – Al Lof

Terrible – Lovely

Miss – Hit

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Deny – Admit

Sit – Stand

Reward – Punishment

Plant – Harvest

Grin   – Frown

Day – Night

Stationary – Movable

Lead – Follow

End – Begin

Sister – Brother

Dead – Alive

Hell – Heaven

Create – Destroy

Reduce – Increase

Miss – Catch

Some – Many

Tiny – Giant

Lie – Stand

Soft – Hard

King – Queen

Midnight – Noon

Before – After

Friend – Enemy

Moon – Sun

Scream – Whisper

Fat – Slim

Extreme – Moderate

Defend – Attack

Security – Danger

Knowledge – Ignorance

Background – Foreground

Last – First

Closed – Open

Love – Hate

Spring – Autumn

Town – Village

Work – Rest

Niece – Nephew

Tough – Tender

Front – Back

Exactly – Approximately

In Front Of – Back

South – North

Loud – Soft

Exit – Entrance

Miserable – Happy

Long – Short

Man – Woman

Marry – Divorce

Fortune – Bad Luck

Rest – Work

Total – Partial

Healthy – Sick

Hit – Miss

Cool – Warm

Answer – Ask

North – South

Finish – Begin

Floor – Ceiling

Huge – Tiny

Lovely – Terrible

Tragedy – Comedy

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Nasty – Nice

Gentleman – Lady

Fertile – Barren

Wild – Tame

Shallow – Deep

Summer – Winter

Guest – Host

Student – Teacher

Day – Night

High – Low

Child – Adult

Light – Dark

Together – Apart

Heavy – Light

Salt – Sugar

Positive – Negative

Catch – Throw

Under – Over

Pretty – Ugly

Slow – Fast

Frequently – Occasionally

Long – Short

Guilty – Innocent

Cool – Warm

No – Yes

Unbreakable – Fragile

Brother – Sister

Accept – Refuse

New – Ancient

Alike – Different

Left   – Right

Rude – Polite

Mend – Break

Wealthy – Poor

Follow – Lead

Exciting   – Dull

Afraid – Brave

Husband – Wife

Melt – Freeze

Foreground – Background

Hot – Cold

Build – Destroy

Bottom – Top

Reply – Question

Lock – Unlock

Human – Animal

Desperate – Hopeful

Subtract – Add

Ending – Beginning

Voluntary – Compulsory

Modern – Ancient

Argue – Agree

Wide – Narrow

Amateur – Professional

Land – Water

Ugly – Pretty

Lady – Gentleman

After – Before

Empty – Full

Lower – Raise

Safety – Danger

Angel – Devil

General – Particular

Lower – Raise

Finish – Begin

Wrong – Right

Slavery – Freedom

Fast – Slow

Junior – Senior

Extinguish – Ignite

Public – Private

Empty – Full

Thin – Thick

Maximum – Minimum

Whole – Part

Ugliness – Beauty

Mess – Order

Violent   – Gentle

Import – Export

Lazy – Industrious

End – Beginning

Amuse – Bore

Gentle – Violent

True – False

Plenty – Lack

Wedding – Divorce

Stand – Sit

Forget – Remember

White – Black

Ahead – Behind

Mountain – Valley

Swift – Slow

Illegal – Lawful

Find – Lose

Remember – Forget

Top – Bottom

Good Luck – Bad Luck

Victory – Defeat

Let – Forbid

Cold – Hot

Affirmative – Negative

Love – Hate

Outside – Inside

Thaw – Freeze

Probably – Certainly

Destroy – Create

She – He

Unity – Division

Free – Arrest

Heat – Cold

Healthy – Ill

Bore – Amuse

Daughter – Son

Artificial – Natural

Evil – Good

A to Z Opposite Words – Infographic

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Beg – Offer

Beginning – End

Late – Early

Continue – Interrupt

Throw – Catch

Liquid – Solid

Present – Past

Unite – Divide

Little – Much

Solid – Liquid

Take – Give

Different – Same

Marriage – Divorce

Win – Lose

Hard – Easy

Forward – Backward

All – None

Host – Guest

Lazy – Active

Shrink – Expand

Known – Unknown

Tardy – Early

Teacher – Pupil

Idle – Busy

Hopeless – Hopeful

Clear – Cloudy

Fat – Thin

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Nephew – Niece

Near – Distant

Professional – Amateur

Most – Least

Friend – Enemy

Graceful – Clumsy

Dictatorship   – Republic

Exhibit – Conceal

Presence – Absence

Men – Women

Sour – Sweet

Bald – Hairy

Future – Past

Triumph – Fail

Asleep – Awake

Right – Left

Tame – Wild

Danger – Security

Ancient – Modern

Advance – Retreat

Advanced – Elementary

Be Interested In – Bore

Cold – Heat

Authentic – Imitation

Quick – Slow

Sane – Insane

Imprison – Free

Bad  – Good

Partial – Total

Correct – Wrong

Fail – Succeed

Connect – Separate

Black – White

Broad – Narrow

Lose – Win

Sad – Happy

Happiness   – Sadness

Careful – Careless

Arrive – Leave

Disease – Health

Calm – Excited

Less – More

Weak – Strong

Ordinary – Special

Condemn – Praise

Cry – Whisper

Cheerful – Sad

Closed – Open

Accurate – Incorrect

High – Low

Domestic – Foreign

Maximum – Minimum

Black – White

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