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Vocab Express- 468

Vocab Express- 468

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- 467 here

(i) Compliant (Adj.): inclined to agree with others or obey rules, especially to an excessive degree; acquiescent.

Pronunciation: कम्प्लाइअन्ट

Hindi Translations: आज्ञाकारी, मुलायम, बात पर न अड़नेवाला

Synonyms:  Yielding, Flexible, Pliant, Tractable, Submissive, Amenable, Receptive, Obedient, Acquiescent, Susceptible, Responsive

Antonyms: Stubborn, Adamant, Disobedient, Recalcitrant, Inflexible, Defiant, Insubordinate,

Noncompliant, Unwilling, Rebel, Rebellious, Unruly, Disobedient, Obstinate

Usage: Future versions will be fully compliant with the industry standard.

Meaning: भविष्य के संस्करण उद्योग मानक के साथ पूरी तरह से अनुपालन करेंगे।

(ii) Incipient (Adj.): in an initial stage; beginning to happen or develop.

Pronunciation: इन्सिपीअन्ट

Hindi Translations: आरंभिक, ठनना, प्रारंभी, पहले का, आरम्भ का, शुरू का, पैदा होनेवाला, उत्पन्न होनेवाला

Synonyms:  Beginning, Inchoate, Embryonic, Inceptive, Initiatory, Introductory, Inaugural, Nascent

Initiative, Rudimentary, Elementary

Antonyms: End, Mature, After, Late, Conclusive, Grown, Ripe, Total, Mellow, Second, Terminal

Usage: Duty and intake systems will detect incipient problem to provide a rapid response.

Meaning: ड्यूटी और इन्टेक सिस्टम तेजी से प्रतिक्रिया प्रदान करने के लिए प्रारंभिक समस्या का पता लगाएंगे।

(iii) Vagary (N.): an unexpected and inexplicable change in a situation or in someone's behaviour.

Pronunciation: वगेरी / वैगरी

Hindi Translations: उच्छृंखलता, उतार-चढ़ाव, तरंग, मौज, लहर, वहम, सनक, अनपेक्षितता, अप्रत्याशितता, बुद्धिचापल्य

Synonyms:  Whim, Fancy, Caprice, Quirk, Whimsy, Dream, Notion, Crotchet, Impulse, Freak, Kink, Humour

Antonyms: Choice, Economy

Usage: The success of the event will be determined by the vagaries of the weather.

Meaning: घटना की सफलता मौसम के उतार-चढ़ाव द्वारा निर्धारित की जाएगी।

(iv) Blunt (Adj.): (of a knife, pencil, etc.) having a worn-down edge or point; not sharp.

Pronunciation: ब्लन्ट

Hindi Translations: सीधा सादा, भोठरा, मुंहफट स्पष्टवादी, मंदबुद्धि का, उजड्ड, कुंठित,   कुन्द, भोथरा, रूखा, स्थूल

Synonyms:  Dull, Direct, Brusque, Straightforward, Abrupt, Short, Candid, Frank, Outspoken, Curt, Gruff

Antonyms: Sharp, Pointed, Polite, Polite, Subtle, Keen, Tactful, Shrewd, Needled, Poignant, Unctuous, Sycophantic, Intense

Usage: She is rather blunt in speech.

Meaning: वह भाषण में स्पष्टवादी है।

(v) Distaste (N.): mild dislike or aversion.

Pronunciation: डिस्टेस्ट / डिस्टैस्ट

Hindi Translations: अरुचि, अरूचिकर, उपेक्षा, कुस्वाद, घृणा, वैमनस्य, स्वादहीनता

Synonyms:  Aversion, Disgust, Dislike, Antipathy, Disinclination, Repugnance, Hatred, Disrelish, Abhorrence, Revulsion, Horror

Antonyms: Desire, Affinity, Strong Liking, Appetite, Like, Loving, Fondness, Liking, Taste, Affection,

Attraction

Usage: He professed a distaste for everything related to money.

Meaning: उसमे पैसे से संबंधित हर चीज के लिए अरुचि है।

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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