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Vocab Express- 512

Vocab Express- 512

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- 511 here

(i) Substantiate (V.): provide evidence to support or prove the truth of.

Pronunciation: सब्स्टैन्चीऐट / सब्स्टैन्शीएट / सब्स्टैन्शीऐट

Hindi Translations: सिद्ध करना, पुष्टि करना, स्थिर करना, सही साबित करना, प्रमाण से सिद्ध करना, सत्ता देना सत्य बतलाना

Synonyms:  Corroborate, Confirm, Verify, Validate, Authenticate, Support, Prove, Certify, Affirm, Establish, Attest, Bear Out

Antonyms: Disprove, Reject, Negate, Deny, Confute, Contradict, Break, Disavow, Rebut, Abrogate, Debunk, Denounce

Usage: Do you have any proof to substantiate your findings?

Meaning: क्या आपके पास अपने निष्कर्षों को साबित करने का कोई सबूत है?

(ii) Steer (V.): (of a person) guide or control the movement of (a vehicle, vessel, or aircraft), for example by turning a wheel or operating a rudder.

Pronunciation: स्टिर / स्टीर

Hindi Translations: चलाना, जाना, फुसलाना, अनुकरण करना, मार्ग दिखाना, हानि पहुंचाना, परिचालन करना, मार्गदर्शन करना, रास्ते पर लाना, चलाया जाना, नुक़सान पहुंचाना, मार्ग पर लाना

Synonyms:  Guide, Direct, Lead, Pilot, Conduct, Manage, Control, Govern, Head, Navigate, Point

Antonyms: Abandon, Ashore, Fuddle, Give, Obey, Fog, Compensate, Provide

Usage: I can steer you to the best hotel in the city.

Meaning: मैं आपको शहर के सबसे अच्छे होटल में ले जा सकता हूं।

(iii) Skimpy (Adj.): (of clothes) short and revealing.

Pronunciation: स्किम्पी

Hindi Translations: अपर्याप्त, अल्प, कंजूस, तुच्छ, थोड़ा, लोभी, बहुत छोटा

Synonyms:  Scanty, Short, Insufficient, Inadequate, Poor, Niggardly, Scant, Deficient, Meagre, Sparse, Scarce, Stingy

Antonyms: Plentiful, Adequate, Sufficient, Abundant, Ample, Fat, Enough, Generous, Considerable, Copious, Big

Usage: He was anxious about the skimpy time.

Meaning: वह अपर्याप्त समय के बारे में चिंतित था।

(iv) Realty (N.): real, fixed property.

Pronunciation: रीअल्टी / रिलिटी / रील्टी

Hindi Translations: स्थिर संपत्ति, अचल संपत्ति, अचल धन, अचल वस्तु, अस्थावर संपत्ति,, माल गैरमाकूल, अचल सम्पत्ति

Synonyms:  Property, , Land, Real Estate, Real Property, Estate, Farm, Acres, Manor, Ground, Property, Demesne, Belongings

Antonyms: Debt, Little

Usage: Land is referred to as realty.

Meaning: भूमि को अचल संपत्ति के रूप में जाना जाता है।

(v) Strand (N.): the shore of a sea, lake, or large river.

Pronunciation: स्ट्रैन्ड

Hindi Translations: किनारा, तंतु, तट, तीर, पहलू, भांज, रेशा, लट, समुद्र-तट, लड़, रस्सी का धागा, रस्से का बल, किनारा, गुण, तीर

Synonyms:  String, Thread, Filament, Rope, Beach, Shore, Line, Seaside, Coast, Yarn, Bank

Antonyms: Unfasten, Rescue, Oasis, Hunk, Unchain, Unlock, Unstring

Usage: We heard every strand of political opinion.

Meaning: हमने राजनीतिक राय के हर पहलू को सुना।

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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