Brief Definitions of the Antonym(s)
Learn when and how to use these words with these examples!
To take or accept something that is given, sent, or offered.
I will receive the package tomorrow.
To have and keep something in one's possession.
I will hold onto this book until you come back.
To have or retain possession of something.
I will keep this secret between us.
How are these antonyms different from each other?
- 1Receive implies accepting something that is given, sent, or offered.
- 2Hold implies having and keeping something in one's possession.
- 3Keep implies retaining possession of something.
Good things to know
- 1Enhance Vocabulary: Use these antonyms to expand your vocabulary and express ideas more accurately.
- 2Improve Writing: Incorporate these antonyms in your writing to create more varied and nuanced sentences.
- 3Enrich Conversation: Utilize these antonyms in conversations to convey ideas more effectively.