Vocab diary – 28th Feb 2012, Tuesday
Agreement; harmony; accord.
Example:The direction issued by the authority is in consonance with the Act.
- Not convinced that something is true; doubtful
- tending to mistrust people, ideas, etc., in general
- (Philosophy) of or relating to sceptics; sceptic
Example:There is enough scepticism over the latest technology.
- Inclined or intended to evade;
- Intentionally vague or ambiguous;
Example:The replies of the authority were at best evasive