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Vocab Express- 407

Vocab Express- 407

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.

Read the Vocab Express-406 here

(i) Unabashed (Adj.): not embarrassed, disconcerted, or ashamed.

Pronunciation: अनबैश्ट

Hindi Translations: अचल, अटल, अडिग, अदम्य, अविचलित, निर्लज्ज, बेपरवाह, शांत, स्थिर

Synonyms:  Shameless, Bold, Brazen, Audacious, Unashamed, Unblushing, Impudent, Barefaced, Forward, Brassy

Antonyms: Shameful, Shy, Timid, Abashed, Sheepish, Yellow, Coward, Embarrassed, Fearful, Apologetic, Ashamed

Usage: He appeared unabashed by all the media attention.

Meaning: वह सभी मीडिया के ध्यान से अटल दिखाई दिया।

(ii) Asperity (N.): harshness of tone or manner.

Pronunciation: अस्पेरिटी

Hindi Translations: रुक्षता, रूखापन, रूक्षता, कठिनाई, कठोरता, कड़वाहट, खुरदरापन, चिड़चिड़ापन, तीक्ष्णता, तीखापन, तीव्रता

Synonyms:  Acrimony, Sharpness, Harshness, Rage, Acerbity, Rigor, Severity, Bitterness, Hardship

Antonyms: Benevolence, Dullness, Kindness, Mildness, Bluntness, Calmness, Courtesy, Happiness, Politeness

Usage: He spoke to the boy with asperity.

Meaning: उसने लड़के से रुक्षता के साथ बात की।

(iii) Evanescent (Adj.): soon passing out of sight, memory, or existence; quickly fading or disappearing.

Pronunciation: एवनेसन्ट

Hindi Translations: अस्थायी, क्षणभंगुर, क्षणिक, भंगुर, क्षणस्थायी, जल्द मिट जानेवाली, क्षण भंगुर, शीघ्र लुप्त होनेवाला, लोपनीय, क्षणजीवी, जल्द मिट जानेवाला

Synonyms:  Temporary, Short-Lived, Ephemeral, Transitory, Fleeting, Brief, Fugitive, Momentary, Transient, Passing

Antonyms: Everlasting, Enduring, Undying, Permanent, Abiding, Perpetual, Unending, Long, Eternal

Usage: Talk is evanescent but writing leave footprints.

Meaning: बातचीत क्षणिक है लेकिन लेखन पदचिह्न छोड़ता है।

(iv) Deluge (N.): a severe flood.

Pronunciation: डेल्यूज

Hindi Translations: अतिवृष्टि, जल-प्रलय, धार, धारा, प्रलय, प्लावन, बाढ़,भरमार, झड़ी, पानी की बाढ़, जल प्रलय, बाढ़ आना, मूसलाधार वर्षा, बौछाड़

Synonyms:  Flood, Overflow, Torrent, Inundation, Flow, Stream, Downpour, Cloudburst, Glut

Antonyms: Drought, Trickle, Abatement, Dearth, Drip, Dribble, Absence, Parch, Attenuation, Attrition

Usage: I got caught in the deluge on the way home.

Meaning: मैं घर के रास्ते पर बाढ़ में फ़स गया।

(v) Execrable (Adj.): extremely bad or unpleasant.

Pronunciation: एक्सक्रबल / एग्ज़ेक्रबल

Hindi Translations: घटिया, घिनौना, घृणास्पद, घृणित, निंदनीय

Synonyms:  Abominable, Odious, Atrocious, Vile, Scary, Heinous, Awful, Abhorrent, Detestable

Antonyms: Quality, Awesome, Excellent, Wonderful, Beautiful, Divine, Commendable, Great, Marvelous, Fabulous

Usage: What an execrable meal!

Meaning: क्या घटिया भोजन!

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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