Today’s word of the day is ‘Preposterous‘ Let us understand more about this word.
Preposterous [ pri-pos-ter-uhs ]
What is this word’s grammar?
The word is an adjective, i.e., it adds more information about the noun or sentence.
Does the word have a past tense? What is it?
No, the word is an adjective. Therefore, it does not have a past form.
How is the word pronounced in popular languages?
1. Hindi – Nirarthak
2. Spanish – Absurdo(masculine); Absurda(feminine)
3. French – Absurde
4. Mandarin – Huāngmiù
How to use this word in a sentence?
1.The story I’d worked up, complete with a love strong enough to transcend this deadly pandemic, started to seem preposterous.
2. He made it most emphatically clear that the thing Alessandro had asked was not only out of the question but preposterous
3. He knew his world too well to make preposterous mental demands upon it.
4. For this was the preposterous nature of the imposition, and she claimed to have given birth to no less than eighteen of them.
5. Using sound to decode brain activity might seem preposterous, but ultrasound has had quite the run in medicine.
What are some synonyms of the word of the day?
Some synonyms of the word are:
What are some antonyms of the word of the day?
Some antonyms of the word are:
believable, intelligent, logical, plain, plausible, poor, possible, practical, rational, realistic, reasonable, sane, sensible, serious, smart, sound, tenable, wise, etc.
Appreciate the power of rumor, often malicious, no matter how preposterous, within the local populations you are seeking to help.
Periodic reminder that our military spending accounts for a preposterous 53% of the U.S. discretionary budget.
— Public Citizen (@Public_Citizen) April 24, 2021