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Vocab Express- 528

Vocab Express- 528

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- 527 here

(i) Lounge (V.): lie, sit, or stand in a relaxed or lazy way.

Pronunciation: लाउन्ज

Hindi Translations: मटरगश्ती करना, व्यर्थ पड़े रहना, समय वृथा खोना, व्यर्थ समय नष्ट करना, व्यर्थ समय धूमना, सुस्ताना, मौज करना

Synonyms:  Loll, Relax, Idle, Loaf, Laze, Repose, Loiter, Couch, Sprawl, Rest, Recline

Antonyms: Do, Hustle, Struggle, Stand, Endure, Undergo, Suffer, Tolerate, Erect, Hold, Abide, Accept

Usage: Don't lounge around all day!

Meaning: पूरे दिन मटरगश्ती न करें!

(ii) Negligent (Adj.): failing to take proper care in doing something.

Pronunciation: नेग्लजन्ट / नेग्लिजन्ट / नेग्लिजन्ट

Hindi Translations: अशिष्ट, असावधान, उपेक्षक, बेअदब, बेपरवाह, लापरवाह, सुस्त

Synonyms:  Unmindful, Heedless, Unaware, Inattentive, Unconscious, Abstracted, Absent, Forgetful, Preoccupied, Insensible, Distracted, Absent-Minded

Antonyms: Mindful, Aware, Conscious, Observant, Alert, Attentive, Heedful, Circumspect, Prudent, Concerned, Sensitive, Cautious

Usage: She was negligent in her work.

Meaning: वह अपने काम में लापरवाही थी।

(iii) Outlaw (N.): a person who has broken the law, especially one who remains at large or is a fugitive.

Pronunciation: आउट्लॉ

Hindi Translations: अपराधी, चोर, डाकू, निर्वासन, कानून से बाहर, राज्य रक्षण वाह्य, गैरकानूनी घोषित करना, अपराधी बनाना, नियमविरोधी

Synonyms:  Criminal, Ban, Brigand, Crook, Bandit, Perpetrator, Felon, Malefactor, Desperado, Bar, Culprit, Fugitive, Highwayman

Antonyms: Hero, Paragon, Acquiesce, Victim, Bad Man, Police, Law

Usage: The outlaw has been caught.

Meaning: अपराधी पकड़ा गया है।

(iv) Confront (V.): meet (someone) face to face with hostile or argumentative intent.

Pronunciation: कन्फ्रन्ट

Hindi Translations: मिलाना, का सामना करना, सामना करना, विरोध करना, मुकाबला करना, मिलान करना, अपने सामने होना, के सामने खड़ा होना, के सामने रखना, सम्मुख करना, मुक़ाबला करना, आमना सामना करा देना

Synonyms:  Face, Defy, Brave, Encounter, Oppose, Challenge, Meet, Resist, Withstand, Dare, Dispute, Stand Up To

Antonyms: Avoid, Dodge, Evade, Back Down, Fear, Elude, Circumvent, Fly, Abstain, Retreat From, Flinch, Lose

Usage: It's time to confront him with our suspicions.

Meaning: अब उसका हमारे संदेह का सामना करने का वक्त आ गया है।

(v) Bifurcate (V.): divide into two branches or forks.

Pronunciation: बाइफकेट / बिफर्कैट / बाइफर्कैट

Hindi Translations: द्विशाखित, द्विशाखित होना या करना, दो शाखाओं में बांटना

Synonyms:  Fork, Split, Divide, Separate, Branch, Ramify, Bisect, Diverge, Furcate, Cleave, Divaricate,

Halve

Antonyms: Arrive, Come Together, United, Assemble, Adjoin, Apply, Attach, Add, Accomplish, Achieve, Attain, Accede

Usage: The road bifurcates up ahead.

Meaning: सड़क आगे दो शाखाओं में विभाजित होती 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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