Alarming : Synonyms and Antonyms


( Adjective )

The alarmimg rises in the prices of essential items caused intolerable problems to the ordinary people.


1. Frightful

2. Terrible

3. Ominous

Contextual Examples:

The scene of the rail accident was frightful.

War clouds always bring terrible circumstances.

The present day atmosphere round the world is changed with ominous fear of destruction.


1. Hopeful

2. Bright

3. Auspicious

Contextual Examples:

The new peaceful atmosphere in the country is hopeful of a brighter future.

US-USSR decision on disarmament gives a bright picture of the future world.

The growth rate of 5 % per annum for the Seventh Five year Plan is considered auspicious.

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