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Vocab Express- 490

Vocab Express- 490

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- 489 here

(i) Scramble (V.): make one's way quickly or awkwardly up a steep slope or over rough ground by using one's hands as well as one's feet.

Pronunciation: स्क्रैम्बल

Hindi Translations: अबोधगम्य बना देना, धक्कमधक्का करना, चढ़ना, लड़ना, संघर्ष करना, हाथापाई करना, छीना-झपटी करना

Synonyms:  Rush, Jumble, Scurry, Race, Hurry, Scuffle, Scamper, Muddle, Run, Hasten, Tussle, Climb

Antonyms: Unscramble, Break Down, Decompose, Decipher, Resolve, Determine, Run, Decide,

Solve, Dissolve, Settle, Descend

Usage: There was a mad scramble for the best seats.

Meaning: सबसे अच्छी सीटों के लिए उन्मत्त संघर्ष था।

(ii) Debar (V.): exclude or prohibit (someone) officially from doing something.

Pronunciation: डिबार

Hindi Translations: रोकना, विवर्जन, रोक देना, बाधा डालना, निषेध करना, मना करना, निकाल देना, रोक लगाना, वंचित करना, बहिष्कृत करना, विवर्जित करना

Synonyms:  Bar, Exclude, Prohibit, Prevent, Ban, Forbid, Interdict, Shut Out, Preclude, Disallow, Hinder, Obviate

Antonyms: Admit, Allow, Authorize, Make Legal, Certify, Entitle, Tolerate, Suffer, Permit, Acquiesce, Empower, Enable

Usage: The drunken man was debarred from driving.

Meaning: शराबी आदमी को ड्राइविंग से रोक दिया गया था।

(iii) Extraneous (Adj.): irrelevant or unrelated to the subject being dealt with.

Pronunciation: इक्स्ट्रेनीअस / एक्स्ट्रैनीअस

Hindi Translations: असंगत, असम्बद्ध, ऊपरी, पराया, बाहर, बाहरी, बाह्य, विदेशी, विष, विषयेतर

Synonyms:  Foreign, Irrelevant, Extrinsic, Alien, Unrelated, Inappropriate, Immaterial, External, Impertinent, Adventitious, Outside

Antonyms: Appropriate, Relevant, Pertinent, Essential, Necessary, Home, Basic, Integral, Native, Needed, Constitutive

Usage: Her report contains too many extraneous details.

Meaning: उनकी रिपोर्ट में बहुत सारे असम्बद्ध विवरण हैं।

(iv) Comportment (N.): dignified manner or conduct

Pronunciation: कम्पॉर्ट्मन्ट / कम्पोर्ट्मन्ट

Hindi Translations: आचरण, चाल

Synonyms:  Bearing, Conduct, Manner, Deportment, Behaviour, Demeanour, Carriage, Presence,

Air, Mien, Demeanour

Antonyms: Absence, Nonappearance, Reverie, Trance

Usage: I was touched deeply for his comportment to work.

Meaning: मैं काम करने के उनके सहयोग द्वारा गहराई से प्रभावित था।

(v) Illusive (Adj.): based on or having the nature of an illusion.

Pronunciation: इलूसिव

Hindi Translations: भ्रामक, मायिक, जादूगर का, बाजीगर का

Synonyms:  Illusory, Imaginary, Delusive, Unreal, Delusory, Deceptive, Fanciful, Chimerical, Hallucinatory, Visionary

Antonyms: Real, Absolute, Physical, Literal, Natural, Positive, Native, Right, Good, Honest, Sincere

Usage: Getting rich is sometimes an illusive goal.

Meaning: धनी होना कभी-कभी एक भ्रमपूर्ण लक्ष्य होता 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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