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Vocab Express- 515

Vocab Express- 515

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- 514 here

(i) Purview (N.): the range of interest or activity that can be anticipated.

Pronunciation: पर्व्यू

Hindi Translations: हद्द, पीप, किसी विधान का विधायक भाग, नियम का लेख, अभिप्राय, क्षेत्र, दायरा, परिधि, पीब, मवाद, विस्तार, सीमा

Synonyms:  Range, Scope, Horizon, Reach, Compass, Extension, Realm, View, Extent, Sweep, Field, Stretch

Antonyms: Angle, Infield, Constriction, Area, Diamond, Domain, Hall, Spotlight, Trail, Varnish, Verge

Usage: Salary negotiations are normally not within the purview of the president.

Meaning: वेतन बातचीत आम तौर पर राष्ट्रपति के दायरे में नहीं होती है।

(ii) Sapient (Adj.): acutely insightful and wise.

Pronunciation: सेपीअन्ट

Hindi Translations: ज्ञानी, प्रज्ञ, बुद्धिमान, विचक्षण, शिक्षात्मक, अक्लमंद, जागरूक, ज्ञानपूर्ण, ज्ञानसंपन्न, दानिशमंद

Synonyms:  Prudent, Sage, Judicious, Wise, Sagacious, Intelligent, Discriminating, Sensible, Knowing, Sane, Perspicacious, Rational

Antonyms: Silly, Foolish, Insane, Witless, Mad, Cockeyed, Goofy, Nutty, Crazy, Brainless, Unwise

Usage: He was not just and sapient counsellor but good analyst.

Meaning: वह सिर्फ और सैद्धांतिक परामर्शदाता नहीं बल्कि अच्छे विश्लेषक थे।

(iii) Moronic (Adj.): very foolish or stupid.

Pronunciation: मरानिक

Hindi Translations: क्षीण बुद्धि का, मूर्खता

Synonyms:  Imbecilic, Stupid, Idiotic, Foolish, Fatuous, Nonsensical, Silly, Crazy, Asinine, Senseless, Absurd, Dumb

Antonyms: Well-Versed, Smart, Shrewd, Heady, Intelligent, Bright, Precocious, Sharp, Wise, Degradation

Usage: Do not share the moronic ideas with us.

Meaning: हमारे साथ मूर्ख विचार साझा न करें।

(iv) Adipose (Adj.): composed of animal fat.

Pronunciation: ऐडपोस

Hindi Translations: चरबीदार, चर्बी, वसा, वसामय, चरबी से भरा हुआ

Synonyms:  Fat, Oily, Greasy, Fatty, Oleaginous, Unctuous, Corpulent, Obese, Fleshy, Gross, Obese, Overweight, Sebaceous, Unctuousness, Slippery

Antonyms: Nonfat, Skeletal, Fatless, Fat-Free, Fibrous, Gristly, Stringy , Tough, Defatted, Lean

Usage: Adipose tissue constitutes the fat of meat.

Meaning: चर्बी ऊतक मांस की वसा का गठन करती है।

(v) Swindle (V.): deprive of by deceit.

Pronunciation: स्विन्डल

Hindi Translations: छलना, ठगना, प्रताड़ना, धोखा देना, धोखा देकर लेना, ठग लेना, छल से लूट लेना, धोखा देकर, न लेना, सटोरिया की तरह व्यवहार करना

Synonyms:  Cheat, Defraud, Con, Trick, Deceive, Bilk, Dupe, Rook, Bamboozle, Fleece, Gull, Cozen

Antonyms: Donate, Give, Provide, Bestow, Contribute, Confer, Offer, Deliver, Concede, Send, Consign, Commit

Usage: It was all a swindle.

Meaning: यह सब एक छल 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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