Synonyms: solid, concrete
Example Sentence: At the NATO summit, NATO promised tangible support for the Ukraine crisis.
Synonyms: compliment, congradulate
Example Sentence: In the Dark Knight Trilogy, Batman was never commended for his heroic actions.
Synonyms: valley, hollow
Example Sentence: The vale near the river is where the group settled for the winter.
Example Sentence: The lobbyist tried to convince the legislators to support proposition 47.
Synonyms: scorch, sear
Example Sentence: During a lab in my chemistry class, the ends of a girl’s hair singed in the Bunsen Burner’s flame because she forgot to tie her back into a ponytail.
Synonyms: appease, pacify
Example Sentence: By gently rocking back and forth, the mother finally mollified her baby.
Synonyms: surface, slight
Example Sentence: The sophomore’s superficial essay was the reason he received a “C.”
Synonyms: complicated, elaborate
Example Sentence: Elinor’s convoluted conclusion paragraph restated the main purposes of the persuasive essay.
Synonyms: story, tale
Example Sentence: My teacher always used an anecdote at the beginning of class in order to get our full attention.
Synonyms: disintegration, breakup
Example Sentence: The dissolution of kidney stones requires many powerful shocks.