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TOEFL Words with Synonyms 1

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abandon
abash
abdicate
abet
abridge
abrogate
abstemious
academic
accede
accelerate
accolade
accord
acrimonious
acumen
admonish
admonition
adversary
adverse
adversity
aesthetic
affable
affluent
aggressive
alacrity
alienate
allay
allude
allure
allusion
ambiguous
amiable
analogous
analogy
anarchy
animus
annals
anonymous
anthology
antithesis
apathetic
apathy
apprehend
apprehensive
apprise
approbation
apt
aptitude
arbiter
archetype
arid
aristocracy
articulate
ascetic
assiduous
asylum
atheist
attribute
augment
auspicious
authentic
autocratic
avarice
awry
banal
bane
banter
baton
belie
bellicose
benevolent
besmirch
biased
bizarre
bland
blandishment
blemish
blight
blithe
bombastic
boorish
bucolic
buffoon
bulwark
bumptious
cabal
cacophonous
cadaverous
callous
candid
candor
cantankerous
capricious
captious
caricature
castigate
celestial
chauvinist
chicanery
chronic
circumspect
circumvent
civil
clamorous
clandestine
coalesce
coalition
coercion
cogent
collusion
commodious
compatible
compensation
compunction
concede
condole
condolence
confederate
congenial
conjecture
consensus
consternation
construction
consummate
contemptuous
convivial
copious
corpulent
cosmopolitan
coterie
countenance
credence
credible
credulous
cringe
crucial
cryptic
curb
cursory
curt
cynical
dearth
deference
deity
delectable
delete
delineate
delinquent
deluge
demagogue
demeanor
demure
denounce
deplete
deprecate
depreciate
devastation
devious
devoid
devout
dilemma
disconcert
disconsolate
discourse
discrete
discursive
disparate
disparity
dispassionate
dispatch
dispel
dissent
dissolute
distraught
diverse
diversify
divulge
dogmatic
dynamic

Word and Definition List


abandon: Read
/ə'bændən/ n. Syn. relinquish
(放棄) lacking restraint or control; feeling of extreme emotional intensity; unbounded enthusiasm

abash: Read
/ə'bæʃ/ v. Syn. embarrass
(赤面させる) embarrass; make ashamed or uneasy; disconcert

abdicate: Read
/'æbdɪkeɪt/ v. Syn. renounce
(退位) give up, renounce, abandon, lay down, or withdraw from, as a right or claim

abet: Read
/ə'bɛt/ v. Syn. encourage
(扇動) aid, usually in doing something wrong; encourage

abridge: Read
/ə'brɪdʒ/ v. Syn. condense; shorten
(端折る) condense; shorten; reduce length of written text

abrogate: Read
/'æbroʊgeɪt/ a. Syn. abolish
(disgruntle) abolish, do away with, or annul, especially by authority

abstemious: Read
/æb'sti:mɪəs/ a. Syn. temperate
(節制) sparing or moderation in eating and drinking; temperate

academic: Read
/ækə'dɛmɪk/ a. Syn. scholarly; collegiate; theoretical
(学術) related to school; not practical or directly useful; relating to scholarly organization; based on formal education

accede: Read
/æk'si:d/ v. Syn. agree; assent; concede
(加入する) agree; give consent, often at insistence of another; concede

accelerate: Read
/ək'sɛləreɪt/ v. Syn. speed; hasten
(加速) move faster; cause to develop or progress more quickly; occur sooner than expected

accolade: Read
/'ækəleɪd/ n. Syn. praise
(栄誉) award of merit; expression of approval; praise

accord: Read
/ə'kɔ:d/ n. Syn. agreement; treaty
(協定) settlement or compromise of conflicting opinions; written agreement between two states

acrimonious: Read
/ækrɪ'moʊnɪəs/ a. Syn. rancorous
(辛辣な) bitter and sharp in language, tone, or manner

acumen: Read
/'ækjʊmɛn, ə'kju:mɛn/ n. Syn. acuteness; insight
(洞察) mental keenness; quickness of perception

admonish: Read
/əd'mɒnɪʃ/ v. Syn. warn; reprove
(訓戒) warn; counsel someone against something to be avoided

admonition: Read
/ædmɒ'nɪʃ(ə)n/ n. Syn. warning
(忠告) gentle or friendly reproof; cautionary advice or warning

adversary: Read
/'ædvəsərɪ/ n. Syn. opponent; contestant
(敵) opponent in contest; someone who offers opposition

adverse: Read
/'ædvɜrs/ a. Syn. unfavorable; hostile
(不利な) in opposing direction; harmful or unfavorable; acting or serving to oppose

adversity: Read
/əd'vɜrsɪtɪ/ n. Syn. poverty; misfortune
(逆境を) state of misfortune, hardship, or affliction; misfortune

aesthetic: Read
/i:s'θɛtɪk/ a. Syn. artistic; elegant
(審美) elegant or tasteful; of or concerning appreciation of beauty or good taste

affable: Read
/'æfəb(ə)l/ a.
(優しい) easily approachable; warmly friendly

affluent: Read
/'æflʊənt/ a.
(富裕層) having an abundant supply of money or possessions of value

aggressive: Read
/'əgrɛsɪv/ a.
(積極) making assaults; unjustly attacking; combative; hostile; tending to spread quickly

alacrity: Read
/ə'lækrɪtɪ/ n.
(乗り気) cheerful promptness or willingness; eagerness; speed or quickness

alienate: Read
/'eɪlɪəneɪt/ v. Syn. estrange; transfer; separate
(疎外) cause to become unfriendly or hostile; transfer property or ownership; isolate or dissociate emotionally

allay: Read
/ə'leɪ/ v. Syn. calm; pacify; relieve
(和らげる) calm; pacify; reduce the intensity of; relieve

allude: Read
/ə'lu:d/ v. Syn. imply; refer
(ほのめかす) refer casually or indirectly, or by suggestion

allure: Read
/ə'ljʊə(r)/ v. Syn. entice; attract
(魅力) attract with something desirable; be highly, often subtly attractive

allusion: Read
/ə'lu:ʒ(ə)n/ n. Syn. metaphor
(言及) indirect reference; symbolical reference or comparison; metaphor

ambiguous: Read
/æm'bɪgjʊəs/ a.
(あいまい) unclear or doubtful in meaning

amiable: Read
/'eɪmɪəb(ə)l/ a. Syn. agreeable; lovable
(和やか) good-natured and likable; lovable; warmly friendly

analogous: Read
/ə'næləgəs/ a. Syn. comparable
(似) comparable; similar or alike

analogy: Read
/ə'nælədʒɪ/ n. Syn. similarity; parallelism
(類推) similarity in some respects; comparison based on similarity

anarchy: Read
/'ænəkɪ/ n. Syn. lawlessness; disorder
(アナーキー) absence of governing body; state of disorder; political disorder and confusion

animus: Read
/'ænɪməs/ n. Syn. enmity; disposition
(敵意) feeling of enmity or ill will; attitude that informs one's actions; disposition

annals: Read
/'æn(ə)lz/ n. Syn. records; history
(記) chronological record of the events of successive years

anonymous: Read
/ə'nɒnɪməs/ a. Syn. unknown; nameless
(匿名) having no name; having unknown or unacknowledged name

anthology: Read
/æn'θɒlədʒɪ/ n. Syn. collection
(アンソロジー) book of literary selections by various authors

antithesis: Read
/æn'tɪθəsɪs/ n. Syn. contrast
(アンチテーゼ) contrast; direct contrast; opposition

apathetic: Read
/æpə'θɛtɪk/ a.
(付属) feeling or showing a lack of interest or concern; indifferent

apathy: Read
/'æpəθɪ/ n. Syn. indifference
(無気力) lack of caring; indifference

apprehend: Read
/æprɪ'hɛnd/ v. Syn. arrest; perceive
(逮捕) take into custody; arrest a criminal; grasp mentally; perceive

apprehensive: Read
/æprɪ'hɛnsɪv/ a.
(身代金) capable of apprehending; knowing; conscious; relating to the faculty of apprehension; sensible; feeling; perceptive

apprise: Read
/ə'praɪz/ v. Syn. inform
(evenhanded) inform; give notice to; make aware

approbation: Read
/æprə'beɪʃ(ə)n/ n. Syn. approval
(賛同) expression of warm approval; praise

apt: Read
/æpt/ a. Syn. appropriate; suitable
(がち) likely; exactly suitable; appropriate; quick to learn or understand

aptitude: Read
/'æptɪtju:d/;/'æptɪtud/ n. Syn. intelligence; talent
(適性) inherent ability; quickness in learning and understanding

arbiter: Read
/'ɑrbɪtə(r)/ n. Syn. judge
(調停) person with power to decide a dispute; judge

archetype: Read
/'ɑrkɪtaɪp/ n. Syn. prototype
(原型) prototype; original model or type after which other similar things are patterned

arid: Read
/'ærɪd/ a. Syn. dry; barren
(乾燥) dry; lacking moisture, especially having insufficient rainfall to support trees or plants

aristocracy: Read
/ærɪs'tɒkrəsɪ/ n.
(貴族) hereditary nobility; privileged class

articulate: Read
/ɑr'tɪkjʊlət/ a. Syn. effective; distinct
(明確) expressing oneself easily in clear and effective language

ascetic: Read
/ə'sɛtɪk/ a. Syn. austere; severe
(禁欲) leading a life of self-discipline and self-denial; austere

assiduous: Read
/ə'sɪdjʊəs/;/ə'sɪdʒʊəs/ a. Syn. diligent; persistent
(勤勉) constant in application or attention; diligent; unceasing or persistent

asylum: Read
/ə'saɪləm/ n. Syn. protection
(亡命) place of refuge or shelter; protection

atheist: Read
/'eɪθiɪst/ n. Syn. nonbeliever
(無神論者) nonbeliever; one who denies the existence of god

attribute: Read
/ə'trɪbju:t/ n. Syn. trait
(属性) essential quality; reputation; honor

augment: Read
/ɔ:g'mɛnt/ v. Syn. increase
(強化) make greater, as in size, extent, or quantity

auspicious: Read
/ɔ:'spɪʃəs/ a. Syn. propitious
(栄冠) attended by favorable circumstances; marked by success; prosperous

authentic: Read
/ɜr'θɛntɪk/ a. Syn. genuine; real; valid; trustworthy
(本格的) not counterfeit or copied; valid; trustworthy

autocratic: Read
/ɔtə'krætɪk/ a. Syn. dictatorial
(正式) having absolute, unchecked power; dictatorial

avarice: Read
/'ævərɪs/ n.
(欲) greediness for wealth; insatiable desire of gain

awry: Read
/ə'raɪ/ ad. Syn. distorted; crooked ; askew; amiss
(ゆがん) in a position that is turned toward one side; away from correct course

banal: Read
/bə'nɑrl/;/'beɪnl/ a. Syn. dull; commonplace; trite
(平凡) obvious and dull; commonplace; lacking originality

bane: Read
/beɪn/ n. Syn. curse
(悩み) something causes misery or death; curse; fatal injury or ruin

banter: Read
/'bæntə(r)/ n.
(冗談) good-humored, playful conversation

baton: Read
/'bæt(ə)n/;/bə'tɒn/ n.
(バトン) staff or truncheon for various purposes, as one of a conductor in musical performances, one transferred by runners in a relay race

belie: Read
/bɪ'laɪ/ v. Syn. contradict
(裏切る) contradict; give a false impression

bellicose: Read
/'bɛlɪkoʊs/ a. Syn. warlike; belligerent
(好戦) warlike or hostile in manner or temperament; showing or having impulse to be combative

benevolent: Read
/bɪ'nɛvələnt/ a. Syn. generous; charitable
(慈悲) generous in providing aid to others; charitable

besmirch: Read
/bɪ'smɜrtʃ/ v.
(汚す) soil, smear so as to make dirty or stained

biased: Read
/'baɪəs(ɪ)d/ a. Syn. slanted; prejudiced
(バイアス) favoring one person or side over another; prejudiced

bizarre: Read
/bɪ'zɑr(r)/ a. Syn. fantastic
(奇妙) fantastic; violently contrasting; strangely unconventional in style or appearance

bland: Read
/blænd/ a. Syn. soothing; mild; agreeable
(当たり障り) lacking stimulating or mild; agreeable

blandishment: Read
/'blændɪʃmənt/ n. Syn. flattery
(甘言) flattery; speech or action expressive of affection or kindness, and tending to win the heart

blemish: Read
/'blɛmɪʃ/ v.
(傷) mark with deformity; injure or impair, as anything which is excellent; make defective, either the body or mind

blight: Read
/blaɪt/ v.
(病) blast; prevent the growth and fertility of; destroy the happiness of; ruin; frustrate

blithe: Read
/blaɪð/ a. Syn. gay; joyous; heedless
(軽率) gay; joyous; carefree and lighthearted

bombastic: Read
/bɒm'bæstɪk/ a. Syn. pompous
(大げさ) pompous; using inflated language; high-sounding but with little meaning

boorish: Read
/'bʊərɪʃ/ a. Syn. rude; clumsy; illiterate
(がさつ) rude and clumsy in behavior; ungentlemanly; awkward in manners

bucolic: Read
/bju:'kɒlɪk/ a. Syn. rustic; pastoral
(牧歌) rustic; pastoral; agricultural; relating to country affairs, or to shepherd's life and occupation

buffoon: Read
/bʌ'fu:n/ n.
(総) one who makes a practice of amusing others by low tricks, antic gestures; droll; mimic; clown

bulwark: Read
/'bʊlwək/ n.
(防波堤) earthwork or other strong defense; person who defends

bumptious: Read
/'bʌmpʃəs/ a.
(高慢ちきな) offensively self-assertive; liable to give or take offense; forward; pushing

cabal: Read
/kə'bæl/ n.
(秘密結社) small group of persons secretly united to promote their own interests

cacophonous: Read
/kə'kɒfənəs/ a. Syn. discordant; inharmonious
(不協和音) discordant; inharmonious; sounding harshly; ill-sounding

cadaverous: Read
/kə'dævərəs/ a. Syn. pale
(死人) like corpse; pale; Having appearance or color of dead human body

callous: Read
/'kæləs/ a.
(編) emotionally hardened; unfeeling; toughened

candid: Read
/'kændɪd/ a. Syn. straightforward; frank
(率直) straightforward; frank; free from prejudice; impartial

candor: Read
/kændə(r)/ n. Syn. frankness
(カメオ) frankness; quality of being honest and straightforward in attitude and speech

cantankerous: Read
/kæn'tæŋkərəs/ a. Syn. irritable
(気の利いた) ill humored; irritable; marked by ill-tempered contradiction or opposition; ugly; malicious

capricious: Read
/kə'prɪʃəs/ a. Syn. unpredictable; fickle; arbitrary
(気まぐれ) fickle; impulsive and unpredictable; apt to change opinions suddenly

captious: Read
/'kæpʃəs/ a.
(あら探し) intended to confuse in an argument

caricature: Read
/kærɪkə'tjʊə(r)/ n. Syn. distortion; burlesque
(似顔絵) representation that is deliberately exaggerated to produce a comic effect

castigate: Read
/'kæstɪgeɪt/ v. Syn. punish
(懲らしめる) criticize severely; punish; revise or make corrections to publication

celestial: Read
/sɪ'lɛstɪəl/;/sə'lZstʃl/ a. Syn. heavenly
(天体) relating to the sky or the heavens; supremely good; god or angel

chauvinist: Read
/'ʃoʊvɪnɪst/ n.
(優越主義者) person with prejudiced belief in superiority of own kind

chicanery: Read
/ʃɪ'keɪnərɪ/ n. Syn. trickery; deception
(ごまかし) mean or unfair artifice to obscure truth; deception by trickery or sophistry

chronic: Read
/'krɒnɪk/ a.
(慢性) lasting for long period; marked by frequent recurrence, as certain diseases

circumspect: Read
/'sɜrkəmspɛkt/ a. Syn. prudent; cautious
(慎重) carefully aware of all circumstances; cautious

circumvent: Read
/sɜrkəm'vɛnt/ v. Syn. outwit
(回避) surround an enemy; enclose or entrap; beat by cleverness and wit

civil: Read
/'sɪv(ə)l/ a. Syn. civic
(土木) having to do with citizens or the state; courteous and polite

clamorous: Read
/'klæmərəs/ a.
(お騒がせ) speaking and repeating loud words; full of clamor; calling or demanding loudly or urgently; vociferous; noisy; bawling; loud

clandestine: Read
/klæn'dɛstɪn/ a. Syn. secret
(秘密) secret; conducted with or marked by hidden aims or methods

coalesce: Read
/koʊə'lɛs/ v. Syn. combine; fuse; mix
(合体) combine; fuse; grow together; come together so as to form one whole; unite

coalition: Read
/koʊə'lɪʃ(ə)n/ n. Syn. partnership; league; union
(連立政権) partnership; league; state of being combined into one body

coercion: Read
/koʊ'ɛrfɛn/ n.
(強制) use of force to get someone to obey

cogent: Read
/'koʊdʒənt/ a. Syn. convincing
(説得) reasonable and convincing; based on evidence; forcefully persuasive

collusion: Read
/kə'lu:ʒ(ə)n/ n.
(談合) secret agreement for an illegal purpose; conspiracy

commodious: Read
/kə'moʊdɪəs/ a.
(広い) spacious and comfortable; fit; proper; convenient

compatible: Read
/kəm'pætɪb(ə)l/ a. Syn. harmonious
(互換性) harmonious; having similar disposition and tastes

compensation: Read
/kɒmpɛn'seɪʃ(ə)n/ n.
(能力) something given or received as payment as for a service or loss or injury

compunction: Read
/kəm'pʌŋkʃ(ə)n/ n.
(良心の呵責) feeling of deep regret; strong uneasiness caused by a sense of guilt

concede: Read
/kən'si:d/ v. Syn. admit; yield
(譲歩) admit; yield; give up physical control of another

condole: Read
/kən'doʊl/ v. Syn. grieve
(哀れむ) grieve; express sympathy; speak sympathetically to one in pain, grief, or misfortune

condolence: Read
/kən'doʊləns/ n.
(お悔やみ) expression of sympathy with another in sorrow or grief.

confederate: Read
/kən'fɛdərət/ n. Syn. ally; collaborator
(同盟) ally; form a group or unite

congenial: Read
/kən'dʒi:nɪəl/ a. Syn. compatible
(気心) compatible

conjecture: Read
/kən'dʒɛktʃə(r)/ v.
(予想) believe especially on uncertain or tentative grounds

consensus: Read
/kən'sɛnsəs/ n. Syn. Agreement; accord
(コンセンサス) general agreement or accord; opinion reached by a group as a whole

consternation: Read
/kɒnstə'neɪʃ(ə)n/ n. Syn. dismay; shock; fear
(仰天) intense state of fear or dismay; astonishment combined with terror

construction: Read
/kən'strʌkʃ(ə)n/ n.
(建設) act of constructing or building something

consummate: Read
/'kɒnsəmeɪt/ a.
(至上) carried to the utmost extent or degree; of the highest quality; complete; perfect

contemptuous: Read
/kən'tɛmptjʊəs/ a. Syn. scornful
(軽蔑) scornful; expressing contempt; showing a lack of respect

convivial: Read
/kən'vɪvɪəl/ a. Syn. festive
(陽気) festive; occupied with or fond of the pleasures of good company

copious: Read
/'koʊpɪəs/ a. Syn. plentiful
(豊富) plentiful; containing plenty; affording ample supply

corpulent: Read
/'kɔ:pjʊlənt/ a. Syn. fat
(肥満) very fat; large in body; overweight

cosmopolitan: Read
/kɒzmə'pɒlɪt(ə)n/ a. Syn. sophisticated
(国際) sophisticated; of worldwide scope

coterie: Read
/'koʊtərɪ/ n.
(同人) group that meets socially; an exclusive circle of people with common purpose

countenance: Read
/'kaʊntɪnəns/ v. Syn. approve; tolerate
(顔) give sanction or support to; tolerate or approve

credence: Read
/'kri:dəns/ n. Syn. credit; faith
(信憑性を) credit; faith

credible: Read
/'krɛdɪb(ə)l/ a.
(信頼性) capable of being credited or believed; worthy of belief; entitled to confidence; trustworthy

credulous: Read
/'krɛdjʊləs/;/'krɛdʒələs/ a.
(だまされやすい) apt to believe on slight evidence; easily imposed upon; unsuspecting; believed too readily

cringe: Read
/krɪndʒ/ v.
(ちぇっ) shrink or recoil, as in fear, disgust or embarrassment; bend or crouch with base humility

crucial: Read
/'kru:ʃ(ə)l/ a.
(原油) of extreme importance; vital to the resolution of a crisis; of the greatest importance

cryptic: Read
/'krɪptɪk/ a.
(不可解) having hidden meaning; mystifying; using code or cipher

curb: Read
/kɜrb/ v.
(抑制) bend or curve; guide and manage, or restrain

cursory: Read
/'kɜrsərɪ/ a. Syn. casual
(ザッ) casual; brief or broad; not cautious, nor detailed

curt: Read
/kɜrt/ a.
(素っ気ない) having been shortened; effectively cut short; rudely brief or abrupt, as in speech or manner

cynical: Read
/'sɪnɪk(ə)l/ a.
(シニカルな) skeptical of motives of others; selfishly calculating; negative or pessimistic

dearth: Read
/dɜrθ/ n. Syn. scarcity
(学者) scarcity; shortage of food; famine from failure or loss of crops

deference: Read
/'dɛfərəns/ n. Syn. respect
(敬意) willingness to carry out the wishes of others; great respect

deity: Read
/'di:ɪtɪ/ n. Syn. god; divinity
(神) god; divinity; supernatural things

delectable: Read
/dɪ'lɛktəb(ə)l/ a. Syn. delightful; delicious
(美味しい) delightful; delicious; extremely pleasing to the sense of taste

delete: Read
/dɪ'li:t/ v. Syn. erase
(削���) erase; strike out; remove or make invisible

delineate: Read
/dɪ'lɪnɪeɪt/ v. Syn. portray; depict; sketch
(描く) portray; depict; draw or trace outline of; sketch out

delinquent: Read
/dɪ'lɪŋkwənt/ a.
(滞納) failing in duty; offending by neglect of duty.

deluge: Read
/'dɛlju:dʒ/ n. Syn. flood; rush
(洪水) great flood; heavy downpour; any overflowing of water

demagogue: Read
/'dɛməgɒg/ n.
(デマゴーグ) person who appeals to people's prejudice; false leader of people

demeanor: Read
/dɪ'mi:nə(r)/ n. Syn. behavior
(態度) conduct; management; way in which a person behaves

demure: Read
/dɪ'mjʊə(r)/ a. Syn. grave; serious
(控えめ) modest and reserved in manner or behavior

denounce: Read
/dɪ'naʊns/ v. Syn. condemn; criticize; announce
(非難) condemn openly; criticize; make known in formal manner

deplete: Read
/dɪ'pli:t/ v. Syn. reduce; exhaust
(枯渇) decrease fullness of; use up or empty out

deprecate: Read
/'dɛprɪkeɪt/ v. Syn. belittle
(廃止) express disapproval of; protest against; belittle

depreciate: Read
/dɪ'pri:ʃɪeɪt/ v.
(減価償却) lessen price or value of; think or speak of as being of little worth; belittle

devastation: Read
/dɛvəs'teɪʃən/ n.
(荒廃) an event that results in total destruction; the state of being decayed or destroyed

devious: Read
/'di:vɪəs/ a.
(よこしま) departing from correct or accepted way; misleading; not straightforward

devoid: Read
/dɪ'vɔɪd/ a. Syn. barren; empty
(欠い) completely lacking; barren or empty

devout: Read
/dɪ'vaʊt/ a. Syn. pious
(敬虔) expressing devotion or piety; earnest in religious field

dilemma: Read
/daɪ'lɛmə/ n. Syn. predicament
(ジレンマ) predicament; state of uncertainty or between equally unfavorable options

disconcert: Read
/dɪskən'sɜrt/ v. Syn. confuse; upset; embarrass
(当惑) confuse; frustrate by throwing into disorder; embarrass

disconsolate: Read
/dɪs'kɒnsələt/ a. Syn. sad
(物悲し) sad; cheerless; gloomy; hopeless or not expecting

discourse: Read
/'dɪskɔ:s/ n. Syn. conversation
(談話) formal, lengthy discussion of a subject; verbal exchange; conversation

discrete: Read
/dɪ'skri:t/ a. Syn. separate; distinct
(ディスクリート) separate; consisting of unconnected distinct parts

discursive: Read
/dɪ'skɜrsɪv/ a.
(不誠実) tending to depart from main point or cover a wide range of subjects

disparate: Read
/'dɪspərət/ a. Syn. unrelated
(異種) fundamentally distinct or different in kind; entirely dissimilar

disparity: Read
/dɪ'spærɪtɪ/ n. Syn. difference
(格差) difference; condition or fact of being unequal, as in age, rank, or degree

dispassionate: Read
/dɪ'spæʃ(ə)nət/ a. Syn. calm; impartial
(冷静) calm; impartial; unaffected by strong emotion or prejudice

dispatch: Read
/dɪ'spætʃ/ n. Syn. expedition; sending off
(派遣) act of sending off something; property of being prompt and efficient; message usually sent in haste

dispel: Read
/dɪ'spɛl/ v. Syn. scatter
(叱責) scatter; drive away; cause to vanish

dissent: Read
/dɪ'sɛnt/ v. Syn. disagree
(反対) differ in opinion or feeling; withhold assent or approval

dissolute: Read
/'dɪsəlu:t/ a.
(自堕落) lacking moral restraint; indulging in sensual pleasures or vices

distraught: Read
/dɪ'strɔ:t/ a. Syn. upset
(取り乱し) deeply agitated, as from emotional conflict; mad; insane

diverse: Read
/daɪ'vɜrs/ a. Syn. various
(多様な) differing in some characteristics; various

diversify: Read
/daɪ'vɜrsɪfaɪ/ v. Syn. vary
(多様化) give variety to; spread out activities or investments

divulge: Read
/daɪ'vʌldʒ/ v. Syn. reveal
(漏らす) reveal; make known to public

dogmatic: Read
/dɒg'mætɪk/;/dɔ:gmætɪk/ a. Syn. opinionated; doctrinal
(独断的な) stubbornly adhering to insufficiently proven beliefs; inflexible, rigid

dynamic: Read
/daɪ'næmɪk/ a. Syn. energetic
(ダイナミック) energetic; vigorously active