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Vocab Express- 508

Vocab Express- 508

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- 507 here

(i) Irremediable (Adj.): impossible to cure or put right.

Pronunciation: इरिमीडीअबल

Hindi Translations: निरुपाय, असाध्य, अप्रतिकार्य, लाइलाज

Synonyms:  Irreparable, Hopeless, Irretrievable, Irrevocable, Incurable, Cureless, Irredeemable, Irreversible, Incorrigible, Hopelessness, Irrecoverable, Hopelessness, Lost, Hopeless, Gone

Antonyms: Remediable, Curable, Superficial, Temporary, Cursory, Shallow, Ephemeral, External, Sketchy, Slight, Apparent

Usage: There are irremediable errors in the judgment.

Meaning: निर्णय में अपरिवर्तनीय त्रुटियां हैं।

(ii) Chastity (N): the state or practice of refraining from extramarital, or especially from all, sexual intercourse.

Pronunciation: चैस्टटी / चैस्टिटी

Hindi Translations: इंद्रिय-निग्रह, पवित्रता, विशुद्धता, शुचिता, शुद्धता, संयम, सतीत्व, सत्य, सादगी, परहेज़, अनघता

Synonyms:  Purity, Virtue, Virginity, Innocence, Celibacy, Decency, Chasteness, Abstinence, Continence, Honor, Modesty, Simplicity

Antonyms: Desire, Fuck, Lust, Atrocity, Indecency, Sex, Intercourse, Vice, Badness, Evil, Debauchery, Licentiousness, Immodesty

Usage: He took a vow of chastity and celibacy.

Meaning: उन्होंने शुद्धता और ब्रह्मचर्य की शपथ ली।

(iii) Perfunctory (Adj.): (of an action or gesture) carried out with a minimum of effort or reflection.

Pronunciation: पर्फंगक्टरी

Hindi Translations: अचेत, अन्यमनस्क, असावधान, उथला, पल्लवग्राही, बेपरवाह, लापरवाह, यन्त्रवत्, असावधानी से किया हुआ, लापरवाही से किया गया

Synonyms:  Indifferent, Cursory, Negligent, Thoughtless, Careless, Superficial, Heedless, Casual, Inattentive, Disinterested, Apathetic, Inconsiderate

Antonyms: Attentive, Careful, Diligent, Precise, Deliberate, Meticulous, Mindful, Sensitive, Thoughtful, Detailed, Exhaustive, Conscientious

Usage: He is never serious and works in a perfunctory manner.

Meaning: वह कभी गंभीर नहीं है और लापरवाह तरीके से काम करता है।

(iv) Heretic (N.): a person believing in or practicing religious heresy.

Pronunciation: हेरटिक / हेरेटिक / हेरिटिक

Hindi Translations: विधर्मी, स्वधर्मभ्रष्ट, पाषंडी, कच्चे मत का धारण करने वाला, धर्म विरोधी

Synonyms:  Apostate, Dissenter, Misbeliever, Dissident, Nonconformist, Sectarian, Schismatic, Infidel, Pagan, Rebel, Heathen, Unbeliever

Antonyms: Believer, Learning, Follower, Belief

Usage: He was regarded as heretic by the common people.

Meaning: उन्हें आम लोगों द्वारा विद्रोही माना जाता था।

(v) Studious (Adj.): spending a lot of time studying or reading.

Pronunciation: स्टूडीअस

Hindi Translations: उत्साही, उत्सुक, परिश्रमी, मेहनती, विद्याभ्यासी, व्यवसायी, होशियार, अध्ययनशील, पढ़ाकू, सतर्कतापूर्ण, ध्यान देने वाला, अध्ययनपरायण

Synonyms:  Scholarly, Diligent, Industrious, Careful, Bookish, Erudite, Assiduous, Thoughtful, Contemplative, Sedulous, Academic, Attentive

Antonyms: Lazy, Careless, Unscholarly, Ignorant, Inattentive, Irresponsible, Perfunctory, Inadvertent, Neglectful, Offhand, Rash, Remiss

Usage: He is always studious of his business.

Meaning: वह हमेशा अपने व्यापार का अध्ययन करता 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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