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Vocab Express- 319

Vocab Express- 319

Dear Aspirants,

To enhance your vocabulary here are 5 new words. Use these words to improve Written and Spoken English skills. In case you have missed out on our previous Vocab Express, we would strongly advise you to read it.

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(i) Perspicuous (Adj.): (of an account or representation) clearly expressed and easily understood; lucid.

Pronunciation:  पर्स्पिक्यूअस

Hindi Translations: दिखाऊ, व्यक्त, सुगम, सुबोध, स्पष्ट

Synonyms:  Clear, Lucid, Plain, Intelligible, Comprehensible, Limpid, Distinct

Antonyms: Unclear, Cryptic, Indefinite, Obscure, Vague, Abstruse, Ambiguous

Usage: These solutions are more manageable and more perspicuous.

Meaning: ये समाधान अधिक प्रबंधनीय और अधिक स्पष्ट हैं।

(ii) Surreal (Adj.): having the qualities of surrealism; bizarre.

Pronunciation:  सरीअल / सरील

Hindi Translations: अतियथार्थवादी, अवास्तविक, स्वप्निल

Synonyms:  Dreamlike, Phantasmagoric, Unreal, Fantastical, Bizarre, Phantasmagorical , Strange

Antonyms: Real, Realistic, Natural, Veritable, Unimaginative, Normal, Proper, Sane

Usage: The life created by the television network is surreal.

Meaning: टेलीविजन नेटवर्क द्वारा बनाई गई ज़िंदगी अवास्तविक है।

(iii) Peculiar (Adj.): strange or odd; unusual.

Pronunciation:  पक्यूल्यर / पिक्यूल्यर / पिक्यूल्यर

Hindi Translations: व्यक्तिगत, ज़ाती, ख़ास, निज का, अजीब, अनूठा, अनोखा, ख़ास

Synonyms:  Odd, Strange, Unusual, Weird, Bizarre, Curious, Queer, Singular, Extraordinary

Antonyms: Normal, Ordinary, Usual, Common, Regular, Commonplace, Cookie-Cutter, General

Usage: He behaved in a very peculiar way.

Meaning: उन्होंने एक बहुत ही अजीब तरीके से व्यवहार किया।

(iv) Debauch (V.): destroy or debase the moral purity of; corrupt.

Pronunciation:  डिबॉच

Hindi Translations: नाश करना, दूषित करना, भ्रष्ट करना, चरित्र बिगाड़ना, भ्रष्ट कर देना, बहकाना

Synonyms:  Corrupt, Vitiate, Deprave, Debase, Demoralize, Warp, Defile

Antonyms:  Purify, Cleanse, Improve, Honor, Upgrade, Clean, Ameliorate

Usage: The young man's honesty was debauched by the prospect of easy money.

Meaning: युवाओं की ईमानदारी आसानी से पैसे पाने की आशा से भ्रष्ट हुई थी।

(v) Parry (V.): avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing.

Pronunciation:  पेरी / पैरी

Hindi Translations: रोकना, हटाना, दूर करना, टाल जाना, वार बचाना, ख़ाली करना, बाज़ रहना, रद करना

Synonyms:  Dodge, Evade, Fend Off, Repel, Block, Avert, Hedge,

Antonyms: Deal With, Face, Meet, Contact, Cuddle, Corroborating

Usage: The man was able to parry it.

Meaning: वह आदमी इसे पार करने में सक्षम था।

Try a quick exercise on Antonyms and Synonyms to get simple problems to ensure that you have mastered these concepts.

Hope this was helpful.

All the best!!!

OT Team

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