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Vocab Express- 529

Vocab Express- 529

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- 528 here

(i) Oblivion (N.): the state of being unaware or unconscious of what is happening.

Pronunciation: अब्लिवीअन

Hindi Translations: फ़रामोशी, माफ़ी, विस्मृति, भूल जाना, भूल देना, भुलक्कड़ी, क्षमा, गुमनामी, भूल, विस्मरण

Synonyms:  Nothingness, Obliviousness, Limbo, Forgetfulness, Disregard, Obscurity, Unconsciousness, Indifference, Nonexistence, Insensibility, Extinction, Void

Antonyms: Awareness, Concentration, Focus, Consciousness, Memory, Attention, Caution, Mind, Mindfulness, Regard, Conscious, Heed

Usage: He died in oblivion in a remote village.

Meaning: उसकी एक दूरस्थ गांव में गुमनामी में मृत्यु हो गई।

(ii) Provincial (Adj.): of or concerning a province of a country or empire.

Pronunciation: प्रविन्शल

Hindi Translations: प्रादेशिक, प्रान्तीय, संकीर्ण, स्थानीय, प्रांतीय, सूबे का, प्रांतिक, प्रांत पर का, मक़ामी, संकीर्णतापूर्ण, गँवार, गंवार, देशी

Synonyms:  Rustic, Local, Country, Bucolic, Countrified, Unpolished, Hick, Unsophisticated, Insular, Parochial, Regional, Homespun

Antonyms: Cosmopolitan, Broadminded, Urbanized, Tolerant, Open-Minded, World, Metropolitan, Modern, Unbiased, Unprejudiced, Broad-Minded, Citified

Usage: Provincial assemblies meet once a year.

Meaning: प्रांतीय असेंबली साल में एक बार मिलती है।

(iii) Auxiliary (N.): a person or thing providing supplementary or additional help and support.

Pronunciation: आग्ज़िल्यरी / ऑग्ज़िल्यरी / आग्ज़िलीएरी

Hindi Translations: सहकारी, सहाय, सहायक, मदद करने वाला मनुष्य, सहायक क्रिया

Synonyms:  Accessory, Secondary, Ancillary, Adjunct, Assistant, Extra, Helper, Subsidiary, Subordinate, Aide, Adjutant, Reserve

Antonyms: Main, Fundamental, Organic, Essential, Basic, Important, Main, Indispensable, Body, Head, Master, Preparatory, Principal

Usage: I work in an auxiliary unit.

Meaning: मैं एक सहायक इकाई में काम करता हूं।

(iv) Covenant (N.): an agreement.

Pronunciation: कवनन्ट

Hindi Translations: अनुबंध, नियम, प्रण, प्रतिज्ञापत्र, प्रसंविदा, संविद, होड़, नियम पत्र, ईश्वर और मानव के बीच का, समझौता

Synonyms:  Contract, Promise, Agreement, Compact, Pledge, Pact, Treaty, Bargain, Bond, Deal, Guarantee, Vow

Antonyms: Disagreement, Misunderstanding, Refusal, Denial

Usage: The money was given to us by deed of covenant.

Meaning: समझौते के आधार पर हमें धन दिया गया था।

(v) Baste (V.): pour juices or melted fat over (meat) during cooking in order to keep it moist.

Pronunciation: बेस्ट / बैस्ट

Hindi Translations: तागना, मारना, चोटना, लपकी भरना, कच्ची सिलाई करना

Synonyms:  Tack, Sew, Thrash, Batter, Stitch, Beat, Pummel, Trounce, Club, Clobber, Lambaste, Lash

Antonyms: Protect, Provide, Avoid, Help, Unpick, Unravel, Relieve, Abet, Attend, Encourage, Tend, Promote

Usage: Be sure to baste on both sides.

Meaning: दोनों तरफ कच्ची सिलाई करना सुनिश्चित करें।

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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