Definition: Parts of Speech: adjective Peevish showing annoyance or irritation; being in a bad mood Synonym: Antonym: irritable, grumpy friendly, pleasant Sounds Like: Swedish Because my dad didn’t get enough sleep last night, he was peevish all day.
Definition: Parts of Speech: Adjective Potential possible; capable of being or becoming Synonym: Antonym: imaginable, probable impossible Rhymes with: Mental There are many potential uses for solar energy, but we don’t use much of it today.
Definition: Parts of Speech: Noun Retort a quick or clever reply Synonym: Antonym: Snappy answer, comeback question Sounds Like: Report Word used in a sentence I was silent when Wayne made fun of me, but later that night I thought of lots of clever retorts.
Definition: Parts of Speech: adjective Vicious evil, spiteful; painfully severe or extreme Synonym: Antonym: savage, cruel, Gentle, nice Rhymes with: dishes Word used in a sentence Carrie was nice to Julie’s face, but then she’d spread vicious lies behind her back.
Definition: a distant view or prospect Parts of Speech: noun Vista Synonym: Antonym: Outlook, prospect Sounds Like: Krista Word used in a sentence From the top of the tower, you can gaze out at the amazing vista.