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Vocab Express- 472

Vocab Express- 472

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- 471 here

(i) Plethora (N.): a large or excessive amount of (something).

Pronunciation: प्लेथर / प्लथॉर

Hindi Translations: अतिरक्तप्रवाह, अधिकता, आधिक्य, उद्रेक, प्रचुरता, बहुतायत, बहुलता

Synonyms:  Superfluity, Superabundance, Surfeit, Excess, Surplus, Overabundance, Plenty, Profusion, Glut, Over plus, Abundance, Overflow

Antonyms: Scarcity, Deficiency, Want, Dearth, Lack, Shortage, Insufficiency, Paucity, Inadequacy, Need, Deficit, Deprivation

Usage: The report contained a plethora of detail.

Meaning: रिपोर्ट में काफी जानकारी थी।

(ii) Mulish (Adj.): resembling or likened to a mule in being stubborn.

Pronunciation: म्यूलिश

Hindi Translations: अड़ियल, जिद्दी, हठी, हठीला

Synonyms:  Stubborn, Obstinate, Obdurate, Inflexible, Dogged, Headstrong, Pig-headed, Unyielding, Hard-headed, Pertinacious, Tenacious, Adamant

Antonyms: Amenable, Compliant, Docile, Obedient, Submissive, Tractable, Easily Moulded Behaviour, Acquiescent, Biddable, Agreeable, Yielding, Pliant

Usage: Jyoti is a mulish person.

Meaning: ज्योति एक जिद्दी व्यक्ति है।

(iii) Cordial (Adj.): warm and friendly.

Pronunciation: कॉर्जल

Hindi Translations: अत्यधिक, गाढ़, पुष्टकारक, पुष्टिकर, पौष्टिक, मैत्रीपूर्ण, शक्तिवर्द्धक

Synonyms:  Genial, Friendly, Affable, Amiable, Warm, Amicable, Sociable, Cheerful, Kindly, Congenial, Agreeable, Good-Natured

Antonyms: Rude, Unfriendly, Rude, Lonely, Disagreeable, Unsociable, Cold, Inimical, Unrelatable, Aloof, Cool, Dark

Usage: He was cordial in all his letters.

Meaning: वह अपने सभी पत्रों में मैत्रीपूर्ण था।

(iv) Sweltering (Adj.): uncomfortably hot.

Pronunciation: स्वेल्टरिंग

Hindi Translations: तपता

Synonyms:  Hot, Scorching, Boiling, Searing, Burning, Torrid, Stifling, Close, Baking, Roasting, Scalding, Sizzling

Antonyms: Cold, Glacial, Freezing, Cool, Frosty, Arctic, Chilly Icy, Wintry, Frigid, Chill, Coldish

Usage: We were sweltering at the beach.

Meaning: हम समुद्र तट पर तप रहे थे।

(v) Feverish (Adj.): having or showing the symptoms of a fever.

Pronunciation: फीवरिश

Hindi Translations: उत्कण्ठित, उत्तेजित, ऊष्ण, चंचल, डांवांडोल, बेचैन, विह्वल

Synonyms:  Frantic, Frenetic, Frenzied, Hot, Passionate, Excited, Burning, Fiery, Febrile, Heated, Flushed, Fervid

Antonyms: Cold, Freezing, Calm, Collected, Afebrile, Chilly, Content, Peaceful, Easy-Going, Unexcited

Usage: As usual after dinner he was slightly feverish.

Meaning: रात के खाने के बाद सामान्य रूप से वह थोड़ा बेचैन 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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