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Vocab Express- 523

Vocab Express- 523

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.

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(i) Exacting (Adj.): making great demands on one's skill, attention, or other resources.

Pronunciation: इग्ज़ैक्टिंग

Hindi Translations: सख्त, मांग करनेवाला, कड़ा, कठोर, कठिन, भारी

Synonyms:  Demanding, Strict, Scrupulous, Fastidious, Severe, Meticulous, Particular, Rigorous, Rigid, Fussy, Harsh, Finicky

Antonyms: Royal, Simple, Easy, Fastidious, Lenient, Basic, Tolerant, Elementary, Breezy, Laissez-Faire, Naive, Poor

Usage: Only a few applicants meet our very exacting standards.

Meaning: केवल कुछ आवेदक हमारे बहुत कठिन मानकों को पूरा करते हैं।

(ii) Inevitable (Adj.): incapable of being avoided or prevented.

Pronunciation: इनेवटबल / इनेविटबल

Hindi Translations: अनिवार्य, अपरिहार्य, अवश्य, अवश्यंभावी, जरूरी, निश्चित, लाजमी, जो टल न सके

Synonyms:  Unavoidable, Inescapable, Certain, Destined, Ineluctable, Sure, Necessary, Predestined, Inexorable, Decided, Fated, Irresistible

Antonyms: Avoidable, Preventable, Unlikely, Evitable, Uncertain, Unsure, Doubtful, Fortuitous, Unpredictable, Optional, Equivocal, Dubious

Usage: The scandal made her resignation inevitable.

Meaning: घोटाले ने उसका इस्तीफा अपरिहार्य बना दिया।

(iii) Windy (Adj.): (of weather, a period of time, or a place) marked by or exposed to strong winds.

Pronunciation: विन्डी / वाइन्डी

Hindi Translations: छूंछा, तूफ़ानी, तूफानी, वातमय, वातिक, शब्दाडम्बरपूर्ण, शून्य, हवादार, तेज़ हवाओं वाला, हवा के समान

Synonyms:  Wordy, Long-Winded, Verbose, Bombastic, Prolix, Loquacious, Talkative, Gusty, Breezy, Garrulous, Blustery, Stormy

Antonyms: Calm, Peaceful, Uncommunicative, Unresponsive, Airless, Tranquil, Serene, Stilly, Silent, Leeward, Lee, Direct, Pleasant

Usage: It can be quite windy on the hills.

Meaning: पहाड़ियों पर तेज़ हवाए हो सकती है।

(iv) Strive (V.): make great efforts to achieve or obtain something.

Pronunciation: स्ट्राइव

Hindi Translations: प्रयत्न करना, कलह करना, संघर्ष करना, उद्यम करना, प्रयास करना, जोर मारना, के लिए प्रयास करना, का मुकाबला करना, झगड़ना, झगड़ना, के लिए परिश्रम करना

Synonyms:  Toil, Contend, Attempt, Aspire, Try, Endeavour, Fight, Strain, Essay, Endeavor, Aim, Work

Antonyms: Forget, Skip, Lick Wounds, Laze Around, Acquiesce

Usage: Strive for the best, prepare for the worst.

Meaning: सर्वश्रेष्ठ के लिए प्रयास करें, सबसे खराब के लिए तैयार रहे।

(v) Benignant (Adj.): kindly and benevolent.

Pronunciation: बिनिग्नन्ट

Hindi Translations: सहृदय, महरबान, सज्जन, दयालु, कृपालु, अच्छा

Synonyms:  Kind, Kind-Hearted, Gracious, Kindly, Sympathetic, Kind-Hearted, Benign, Good, Beneficent, Compassionate, Humane, Benevolent

Antonyms: Malign, Malignant, Malicious, Malevolent, Harmful, Injurious, Nasty, Uncaring, Narcissistic, Evil, Noxious, Pernicious

Usage: The teacher is having a benignant reputation.

Meaning: शिक्षक की दयालु प्रतिष्ठा 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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