1. Delightful and Delicious
Delightfuldɪˈlaɪtf(ə)l Very pleasing
I was totally impressed by her delightful singing.
Deliciousdɪˈlɪʃəs Tasty, good to eat
The food in this restaurant is quite delicious.
2. Destiny and Destination
DestinyˈdestəniSomebody’s preordained future
You can shape your destiny with a proper goal and perseverance.
This bus will take you to your destination.
3. Deny, decline and refuse
The officer denied having accepted bribe.
Mala declined the invitation to attend Ravi’s wedding.
The number of people using bicycles has declined drastically.
Refuse Indicate unwillingness; not accept something
Today’s women refuse to be cowed down by male domination.
4. Dependant and Dependent
Having his parents as dependants, Sekhar works overtime to make both ends meet.
Dependent dɪˈpendənt Not self-reliant
I have two dependent relatives to care for.
5. Desert and Dessert
The ‘Thar Desert’ forms a natural boundary running along the border between India and Pakistan.
I am planning to prepare gulab jamuns for dessert .