Meaning: expressing or characterized by vehement opinions.
Synonym: vehement, outspoken, vocal, forthright
Sentence: "he was a vociferous opponent of the takeover"
Meaning: (especially of a woman) attractively lively and animated.
Synonym: lively, animated, full of life, spirited, high-spirited, effervescent
Sentence: "her vivacious and elegant mother"
Meaning: blame or insult (someone) in strong or violent language.
Synonym: revile, rail against, inveigh against, fulminate against, attack, upbraid,
Sentence: every week the minister would ascend the culpulpit and vituperate the parishioners for a litany of vices>
Meaning:(of an argument or statement) seeming reasonable or probable.
Synonym:credible, reasonable, believable,
Sentence: "a plausible explanation"
Meaning:be a sign or warning that (something, especially something momentous or calamitous) is likely to happen.
Synonym:presage, augur, foreshadow, foretell, prophesy
Sentence: "the eclipses portend some major events"
Meaning:repay (a person who has spent or lost money).
Synonym:compensate, recompense, refund
Sentence: "the investors should be reimbursed for their losses"
Meaning:say something again or a number of times, typically for emphasis or clarity.
Synonym:repeat, say again, restate, retell, recapitulate
Sentence: "she reiterated that the government would remain steadfast in its support"
Meaning:make (someone or something) look or feel better, younger, or more vital.
Synonym:revive, revitalize, renew, regenerate, restore,
Antonym: extinguish, kill, quench, suppress
Sentence: "a bid to rejuvenate the town centre"
Meaning:assign an inferior rank or position to.
Sentence: "they aim to prevent women from being relegated to a secondary role"
Meaning:voluntarily cease to keep or claim; give up.
Antonym:keep, retain, continue
Sentence: "he relinquished his managerial role to become chief executive"