Censure vs Reprimand vs Reproach vs Admonish vs Reprove vs Rebuke

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  Words of Criticism Censure and reprimand indicate formal criticism, usually public or official. Reprimand indicates direct confrontation. Ex – The policeman reprimanded the offender. Censure may be direct or indirect. Ex – The newspaper censured the politician. Reproach expresses disapproval that arises from one’s feeling being hurt from someone’s inconsideration, neglect etc. Ex – She reproached him for forgetting her … Read more

Changing Colors, Changeable, Erratic, Chameleonic, Capricious and Whimsical.

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  Changeable and erratic are general terms and can apply to anything. Changeable describes the ability of a thing to change and is neutral in tone. Erratic is negative in tone and points to uneven or arbitrary reasons for change. Chameleonic, capricious and whimsical are exclusively used to describe human characteristics. Chameleonic is closer to … Read more

Tortuous vs Torturous

  Tortuous and torturous have entirely different meaning but still the words are often confused with each other. Here we discuss them in detail so that you don’t make a mistake when you use them.  TORTUOUS TORTUROUS Meaning  full of twists, turns, or bends; not direct or straightforward, complicated, intricate involving or causing pain or … Read more

Lionel Messi Vs Zinedine Zidane: The Greatest Player Since Maradona?

Lionel Messi vs Zinedine Zidane

  Here is a comparison of two modern great soccer players: Lionel Messi and Zinedine Zidane. Don’t forget to cast your vote for the one who you think is the greatest player since Maradona.   Lionel Messi Zinedine Zidane Goal Scoring Ability Messi likes to continually attack the opposition and his goal scoring rapacity shows … Read more

Elegy vs Eulogy

Elegy vs Eulogy

  Elegy and eulogy have entirely different meanings but still the words are often confused with each other. Here we discuss them in detail so that you don’t make a mistake when you use them.   ELEGY EULOGY Meaning A mournful poem or couplet (a pair of successive lines of verse that rhyme and are … Read more

Distinct vs Different | Difference between the two synonyms

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  Here is a comparison of distinct and different to help you understand the difference between these two synonyms. DISTINCT DIFFERENT Meaning distinguished as not being the same not alike in character or quality Etymology Distinct is etymologically related to distincten “to distinguish”. Different is etymologically related to differre “to set apart”. Modern Usage Distinct … Read more

Beautiful Vs Gorgeous | Difference Between The Two Words

Mila Kunis: Beautiful vs Gorgeous

  Men often use these two words to describe women without exactly knowing the difference between them. So understand the usage of beautiful and gorgeous so you have the right word for the right moment. Beautiful Gorgeous Meaning Possessing qualities that give great pleasure or satisfaction to see, hear, think about, etc. by delighting the … Read more