Transgress (or Transgression)

Transgress Vocabulary Word

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Transgress [trans-gres, tranz-] (verb)

  • go to against a rule; to violate a law, command, moral code, etc.; offend; sin.
  • pass beyond (limits or boundaries)

Transgression (noun)

  • the act of transgressing

Transgress Word usage:

  • Little bird Seagull transgressed like a boss !
  • Those are the rules and anyone who transgresses will be severely punished.

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Perfidious (or Perfidy)

Perfidious Vocabulary Word

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Perfidious [per-fid-ee-uhs] (adjective)

  • tending to betray, faithless, treacherous, disloyalty

Perfidy (noun)

  • deliberate breach of faith or trust; faithlessness; treachery

Perfidious Word Usage

  • Perfidious lover was castigated by her husband

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Oblivious (or Oblivion)

Oblivious Vocabulary Word

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Oblivious [uh-bliv-ee-uhs] (adjective)

  • Not aware of what is happening around

Oblivion (noun)

  • condition of being forgotten,exile,inattentive,unmindful

Oblivious Word usage

  • John was oblivious to the danger around him.

Oblivious Word Usage in recent News:

Apple Maps steers oblivious motorists onto airport runway

Oblivious man spends night with crocodile under bed

Juxtaposition (or Juxtapose)

Juxtaposition Vocabulary Word

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Juxtapostion [juhk-stuh-puh-zish-uhn] (noun)

  • the act of positioning close together (or side by side)
  • the state of being close together or side by side

especially used for comparison or contrast.

Juxtapose (verb)

  • to place close together or side by side

Juxtaposition Word Usage:

  • Juxtaposition of hens with different heights.

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Retribution Vocabulary Word

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Retribution [re-truh-byoo-shuhn] (noun)

  • the act of taking revenge
  • well deserved punishment

Retribution word usage:

  • The dog succumbed to cat’s retribution.

Retribution word usage in news:

Kenya Attack: Al-Shabaab Seeks Retribution in Nairobi

Boris Johnson: US only power able to deliver Syria retribution