personality type vocabulary dexterous, ambidextrous, gynaecologist

•Dexterous(adj):- skilful with your hands
•Syno:- clever, cunning
•Anto:- clumsy, fumbling
•E.g.:- the dexterous watchmaker was able to repair
the antique watch’s delicate gears and parts.
• Noun — ‘dexterity

 AMBI:- BOTH 

Ambidextrous(adj):-  able to use both hand with equal skill 

syno:- expert , masterful

Anto:- unskillful

E.g:- few of us are naturally ambidextrous

 Sinister(adj):- being or showing a sign of evil or calamity to come 

Syno:- evil, dangerous

Anto:- unthreatening 

E.g:- the movies relies too much on sinister background music to create the suspense that the plot sorely lacks.

 

Gauche(adj):- awkward when dealing with people and often saying or doing the wrong thing.

Syno:- awkward, clumsy

Anto:- graceful, suave

E.g:-  She became adroit at dealing with difficult questions

Gynaecologist(n):- women’s doctor

e.g:- she is a consultant gynaecologist in a london hospital.

Gynaecology:- study of female ailments

 mono:- one                gameos-marriage

monogamy(n):- the state or custom of being married to only one person at a time 

monogamous(adj)

e.g:- monogamy is rare in most animal groups, but is common among birds

 

 bi:- two   gamos;-marriage 

bigamy(n):- (the crime of ) marrying somebody when you are still legally marriedd to somebody else.

bigamous(adj)

e.g:- in court, he admitted that he had committed bigamy 

poly:- many       gamous- marriage 

polygamy(n):- the custom of having more than one wife at the same time

polygamous(adj)

e.g:- sometimes, however, polygamy could be liberationg for a women because the burden of household duties was shared.

poly:- many   andros- male 

polyandry(n):- the state or practice of having more than one husband or male mate at one time 

e.g:- but to allow polygyny but not polyandry would be to discriminate against women.

philanthropist(n):- a rich person who helps the poor and those in need, especially by giving money.

philanthropic(adj) 

phillanthropy- love of mankind

syno:- benefactor, contributor 

anto:- donee, giftee

e.g:- the trust was founded by an american philanthropist

anthropologist(n):- devotes to the welfare of others 

anthropological(adj)

anthropology:- study of the development of the human race 

anthropos:- menkind

e.g:- some anthropologists think that members of hunting and gathering societies tend to have more leisure

ascetic:- monk, self-denying 

syno:- austere, deciplined

anto:- luxurious, extravegant

e.g:- buddhism requires ascetic behaviours including fasting by its monks but not from other followers

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