Apocryphal : Synonyms and Antonyms


( Adjective )

His books on England are treated with an apocryphal look by the scholars.


1. Doubtful

2. Dubious

3. Equivocal

4. Fictitious

5. Legendry

6. Mythical

7. Spurious

8. Unauthenticated

9. Uncanonical

Contextual Examples:

She looked rather doubtful.

I remain dubious about his motive.

He gave an equivocal reply, typical of politicians.

All the characters and places in my novel are fictitious.


1. Attested

2. Authentic

3. Authorized

4. Canonical

5. Credible

6. Factual

7. Substantiated

8. True

9. Undisputed

10. Verified

Contextual Examples:

I have authorized him to act in my place when I am away.

Is there is credible alternative to the nuclear deterrent?

Can you substantiate your accusation against him?

Unfortunately what you say about the company is all too true.

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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