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Vocab Express- 451

Vocab Express- 451

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- 450 here

(i) Veto (N.): a constitutional right to reject a decision or proposal made by a law-making body.

Pronunciation: वीटो

Hindi Translations: प्रतिबंध, प्रत्यादेश, रोक, निषेधाधिकार, वीटो

Synonyms:  Interdict, Prohibition, Interdiction, Denial, Ban, Negative, Refusal, Taboo, Blackball

Antonyms: Sanction, Permission, Ok, Okay, Entitlement, Mandate, Allowance, Acquiesce, Approval

Usage: The President has the power of veto.

Meaning: राष्ट्रपति के पास प्रत्यादेश की शक्ति है।

(ii) Reception (N.): the action or process of receiving something sent, given, or inflicted.

Pronunciation: रिसेप्शन / रीसेप्शन

Hindi Translations: भेंट, मुलाकात, स्वागत, स्वीकृति, रिसेप्शन, आदर करना, स्वागत समारोह, अगवानी

Synonyms:  Welcome, Admission, Social Gathering, Reaction, Getting, Acceptance, Soiree, Party, Greeting, Response

Antonyms: Goodbye, Dispatch, Disacknowledgment, Farewell, Repudiation, Rejection, Expulsion, Question, Refusal

Usage: Reception is in the main building.

Meaning: स्वागत मुख्य इमारत में है।

(iii) Cowardice (N.): lack of bravery.

Pronunciation: काउअर्डस / काउअर्डिस

Hindi Translations: कायरता, डरपोकपन, भीरुता, बुज़दिली

Synonyms:  Fear, Timidity, Pusillanimity, Cowardliness, Fearfulness, Cravenness, Poltroonery, Timorousness, Cold Feet

Antonyms: courage, bravery, hardihood, intrepidness, fortitude, grit, backbone, pluck

Usage: He was disgraced by cowardice.

Meaning: वह बुज़दिली के कारण बेआबरू था।

(iv) Mettle (N.): a person's ability to cope well with difficulties or to face a demanding situation in a spirited and resilient way.

Pronunciation: मेटल

Hindi Translations: उत्साह, ओज, तेज, दिलेरी, प्रकृति, मिजाज

Synonyms:  Courage, Bravery, Nerve, Fortitude, Spunk, Spirit, Pluck, Guts, Heart, Backbone

Antonyms: Cowardice, Timidity, Weakness, Fear, Cowardliness, Gutlessness, Atrophy

Usage: Both players were on their mettle in the final round.

Meaning: दोनों खिलाड़ी अंतिम दौर में उनके उत्साह पर थे।

(v) Grit (N.): small, loose particles of stone or sand.

Pronunciation: ग्रिट

Hindi Translations: आचरण, गिट्टी, दृढ़ता, धूल, बजरी, बालू, कंकरी

Synonyms:  Courage, Guts, Pluck, Spirit, Perseverance, Backbone, Determination, Fortitude, Resolution

Antonyms: Cowardice, Timidity, Weakness, Cowardliness, Retard, Backwardness, Cravenness, Dastardliness, Unwind

Usage: The road had been covered with grit.

Meaning: सड़क कंकरी के साथ छादित किया गया 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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