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Vocab Express- 422

Vocab Express- 422

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-421 here

(i) Infiltrate (V.): enter or gain access to (an organization, place, etc.) surreptitiously and gradually, especially in order to acquire secret information.

Pronunciation: इन्फिल्ट्रेट / इन्फिल्ट्रैट / इन्फिल्ट्रैट

Hindi Translations: घुसना, चूना, छनना, रसना, रिसना, घुस जाना, घुसपैठ करना, छन-छन कर अंदर जाना, रिस जाना

Synonyms:  Permeate, Penetrate, Insinuate, Enter, Pervade, Saturate, Imbue, Instill, Intrude, Soak, Percolate

Antonyms: Seal, Stamp, Gasket, Pestle, Postage, Mold, Trait, Cachet, Sealskinsignet

Usage: A reporter tried to infiltrate into the prison.

Meaning: एक पत्रकार ने जेल में घुसपैठ करने की कोशिश की।

(ii) Convoy (N.): a group of ships or vehicles traveling together, typically accompanied by armed troops, warships, or other vehicles for protection.

Pronunciation: कान्वॉइ

Hindi Translations: रक्षा दल, रक्षक दल, पथरक्षक, पथरक्षा, रक्षदल, सार्थ, सिपाहियों का दल

Synonyms:  Escort, Conduct, Guard, Chaperon, Usher, Safeguard, Fleet, Guide, Squire, Lead, Companion

Antonyms: Neglect, Desert, Leaving, Desertion, Dereliction, Disclaimer, Wilderness, Wasteland, Waste, Disuse

Usage: The convoy was attacked by submarines.

Meaning: काफिले पर पनडुब्बियों द्वारा हमला किया गया था।

(iii) Trammel (V.): deprive of freedom of action.

Pronunciation: ट्रैमल

Hindi Translations: रोकना, रोक देना, बाधा डालना, बंधन में बाँधना, जाल में पकड़ना, प्रतिबंध करना, जाला से पकड़ना

Synonyms:  Shackle, Hamper, Restrain, Fetter, Hinder, Curb, Check, Obstruct, Impede, Handicap, Confine

Antonyms: Aid, Help, Liberate, Assist, Support, Free, Let Go, Release, Loosen, Advance, Allow

Usage: He was troubled and trammelled by people.

Meaning: वह लोगों द्वारा परेशान किया और रोका गया था।

(iv) Verbose (Adj.): using or expressed in more words than are needed.

Pronunciation: वर्बोस

Hindi Translations: वाचाल, शब्दबहुल, शब्दाडंबरपूर्ण, वागाडम्बरी

Synonyms:  Wordy, Prolix, Long-Winded, Talkative, Loquacious, Diffuse, Redundant, Garrulous, Windy, Pleonastic, Rambling, Chatty

Antonyms: Brief, Concise, Succinct, Curt, Taciturn, Pithy, Laconic, Terse, Short, Abrupt, Condensed

Usage: His writing is difficult and often verbose.

Meaning: उनका लेखन कठिन और अक्सर शब्दाडंबरपूर्ण है।

(v) Inimical (Adj.): tending to obstruct or harm.

Pronunciation: इनिमिकल

Hindi Translations: अहितकर, उलटा, दुश्मन, प्रतिकूल, बैरी, विरोधी, हानिकारक, विद्वेशपूर्ण, शत्रुवत, हानिकार

Synonyms:  Hostile, Unfriendly, Harmful, Antagonistic, Adverse, Unfavorable, Prejudicial, Injurious, Contrary, Unfavourable, Pernicious

Antonyms: Friendly, Good, Advantageous, Favorable, Hospitable, Beneficial, Genial, Auspicious, Propitious, Benignant, Benign, Useful

Usage: These policies are inimical to the interests of society.

Meaning: ये नीतियां समाज के हितों के लिए अहितकर हैं।

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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