These lists also contain examples for the most common 100 words or so;
however, the intention is not to replace a thesaurus. Within the categories the sorting is alphabetical. For the selection of the words
the top 50 lists of the most "common words in English" (provided by the makers of the Oxford English Dictionary)
were a preferred inspiration - mostly verbs and adjectives, only rarely nouns and adverbs.
Also, these are not exact synonyms, consider them as grouped in semantic fields - the reason being to provide a help for inspiration with these 50 examples of the most common synonyms and antonyms .