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Vocab Express- 511

Vocab Express- 511

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- 510 here

(i) Tillage(N.): the preparation of land for growing crops.

Pronunciation: टिलिज

Hindi Translations: कृषिकर्म, खेत, खेती, जुताई, जोत, जोताई

Synonyms:  Farming, Husbandry, Agriculture, Farmland, Tilth, Spade, Cultivation, Culture, Cultivated, Land, Plowland, Ploughland, Gardening, Geoponics

Antonyms: Destruction, Harm, Hurt, Ignorance, Sky, Unsophistication

Usage: This practice is called conservation tillage.

Meaning: इस अभ्यास को खेती का संरक्षण कहा जाता है।

(ii) Diadem (N.): a jeweled crown or headband worn as a symbol of sovereignty.

Pronunciation: डाइअडेम

Hindi Translations: ताज, प्राधिकार, मुकुट, राजचिन्ह, सिरताज

Synonyms:  Crown, Tiara, Coronet, Wreath, Chaplet, Halo, Crown, Circlet, Garland, Coronal, Loop, Corona

Antonyms: Depose,

Usage: A diadem was worn as sign of royal power.

Meaning: शाही शक्ति के संकेत के रूप में एक राजचिन्ह पहना जाता था।

(iii) Arduous (Adj.): involving or requiring strenuous effort; difficult and tiring.

Pronunciation: आर्जूअस

Hindi Translations: कठिन, दुरारोह, दुष्कर, दूभर, विकट, कर्मठ, बीहड़

Synonyms:  Difficult, Hard, Laborious, Tough, Toilsome, Burdensome, Severe, Painful, Strenuous, Operose, Backbreaking, Rough

Antonyms: Easy, Effortless, Simple, Facile, Royal, Painless, Smooth, Relaxed, Comforting, Hassle-, Free, Soft

Usage: I devote myself heart and soul to the arduous task.

Meaning: मैं अपने आप को कठिन कार्य के लिए दिल और आत्मा से समर्पित करता हूं।

(iv) Certitude (N.): absolute certainty or conviction that something is the case.

Pronunciation: सर्टटूड / सर्टिटूड

Hindi Translations: निरपेक्ष, निश्चितता, यक़ीन, दृढ़ विश्वास

Synonyms:  Conviction, Confidence, Sureness, Assuredness, Fact, Reliance, Assurance, Certainty, Belief, Self-Assurance, Positiveness, Surety

Antonyms: Incertitude, Uncertainty, Doubt, Suspicion, Play Pool, Uncertainty, Doubt, Distrust, Doubt, Misgiving, Dubiety, Irresolution, Paradox, Limbo

Usage: In this instance, the publisher is not alone in its certitude.

Meaning: इस उदाहरण में, प्रकाशक अपनी निरपेक्षता में अकेला नहीं है।

(v) Snip (N.): an act of cutting something with small quick strokes.

Pronunciation: स्निप

Hindi Translations: कटाव, कतरन, काट, चीरा, टुकड़ा, धज्जी, पाछ, चिथड़ा, कपड़े का छांटन, फ़ायदे का सौदा

Synonyms:  Clip, Cut, Trim, Snippet, Nip, Bit, Clipping, Smallness, Shred, Scrap, Chip, Sliver, Morsel

Antonyms: Brain Surgery, Unclip

Usage: Give it a snip with the scissors.

Meaning: इसे कैंची के साथ काट दें।

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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