Are you familiar with the word Oxymorons? I know this may sound familiar but not all people maybe familiar with this. The first time I encounter this word I was also puzzled with its meaning. Okay for people who have just encountered this term, let me tell you its definition. Oxymoron means a figure of speech that juxtaposes apparently contradictory elements but as a whole they only give one meaning. Its plural form is oxymora or oxymorons. I am sure that you have been using these words but you are not aware that it is called Oxymorons. There is a huge list of Oxymorons from A-Z and we do not have enough space if I would right it all for you. But don’t worry because I would give some of the very common oxymorons that are normally used or encountered.
Here are some of easy and very common samples of oxymorons: a fine mess, a new classic, almost safe, alone in the crowd, agree to disagree, alone together, baby giant, bitter sweet, black light, bad luck, calculated error, clever fool, calm storm, dark light, and so on… there are so many oxymorons term that we use and we encounter every day. These groups of words may have different meaning as individual but once they are combined together they also give single meaning and they are easily understood. Oxymoron terms have influence the vocabulary world big time. I cannot think or the best ways to describe a certain situation aside from oxymoron terms. At this moment, I know that you are having a clear understanding about oxymoron. And the next time that you use or encounter these terms, I know that you would smile because you already know what it is called.
Now, I am sure that you are interested and curious at the same to know other oxymorons. You can actually check the lists of oxymorons online and you could print them if you want. Using these terms with your friends would make you sound smart. But of course, do not just learn the terms but also the meaning of each phrase. Each of them has its own meaning and should be used in the right way. You can’t just use any of this terms and expect that your friends would understand you. You need to use them in the right way to give justice to the words. Don’t worry because most of them are self explanatory.