Aplomb : Synonyms and Antonyms





Aplomb


( Noun )


In the interview, he answered all the questions with a perfect
aplomb


Synonyms:

1. Self-possession

2. Balance

3. Calmness

4. Composure

5. Confidence

6. Coolness

7. Equanimity

8. Poise

9. Self-assurance

10. Stability

11. Self-confidence

Contextual Examples:

He showed a remarkable
composure in a difficult situation.

There is a lack of
confidence in the current government.

I admire his
coolness under pressure.

She is facing the prospect of her operation with cheerful
equanimity.



Antonyms:

1. Awkwardness

2. Chagrin

3. Confusion

4. Discomfiture

5. Discomposure

6. Embarrassment

7. Self-consciousness

Contextual Examples:

Much to his
chagrin, he came last in the race.

There is some
confusion about what the right procedure should be.

He persisted with his question despite his obvious
discomfiture.

She was overcome with
embarrassment at the idea.

The Synonyms and Antonyms form an integral part of the English Language. Acquaintance with the vocabulary of the English language is a necessity for effective expression either in written or in an oral from. Synonyms are nothing but the similar meanings of a particular word or its semantic relation. A Synonym is a word or a phrase that means the same as another word or a phrase in the same language. Antonyms are the negative connotation of a particular word. An Antonym is a word or phrase that is opposite in meaning to a particular word or a phrase in the same language.





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