Meaning: having many curves and turns.
Synonym: windy, serpentine, curving, twisting
Sentence: "the river follows a sinuous trail through the dale"
Meaning: a noisy argument or disagreement, especially in public.
Synonym: argument, quarrel, squabble, fight,
Sentence:"I had an altercation with the ticket collector"
Meaning: not being what it purports to be; false or fake.
Synonym: specious, false, factitious, counterfeit, fraudulent
Antonym: authentic, genuine, real
Meaning:(of a person's voice or other sound) imposingly deep and full.
Synonym:deep, clear, mellow, mellifluous, melodious, full-toned,
Antonym:serene, soothing, tranquil;
Sentence:"he read aloud with a sonorous and musical voice"
Meaning:characterized by pretentious or showy display; designed to impress.
Synonym: showy, pretentious, conspicuous, obtrusive,
Antonym: plain, unobtrusive, restrained, modest
Sentence:"a simple design that is glamorous without being ostentatious"
Meaning: ask for or try to obtain (something) from someone, accost someone and offer one's or someone else's services as a prostitute.
Synonym: request, apply for, put in for, seek, beg, plead for,
Antonym: forewarn, ward (off), warn; drive (away or off), repulse, turn away
Sentence: "he called a meeting to solicit their views"
"although prostitution was not itself an offence, soliciting was"
Synonym: attraction, charm, glamor
Sentence: They allure and baffle us, as the smile on the lips of the Mona Lisa.
Meaning: Very Drunk
Synonym: Buzzed, drunk
Antonym: Sober, straight
Sentence:I had travelling money and got besotted in the bar downstairs
Synonym: Shortly, summarily
Antonym: permanently, verbosely
Sentence:Please state your case as succinctly as possible.
Synonym: cruel. unforgiving
Antonym: kind, remorseful
Sentence:Clinton accused congressional Republicans of "implacable hostility”.