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Vocab Express- 532

Vocab Express- 532

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- 531 here

(i) Impassive (Adj.): not feeling or showing emotion.

Pronunciation: इम्पैसिव

Hindi Translations: उदासीन, भावशून्, शांत, क्लेश हीन, सुख दुःख रहित, भावना शून्य, आवेगहीन

Synonyms:  Indifferent, Stoic, Apathetic, Stolid, Cool, Unemotional, Calm, Dispassionate, Phlegmatic, Unconcerned, Unmoved, Deadpan

Antonyms: Emotional, Passionate, Feeling, Sensitive, Warm, Sensitive, Fiery, Excited, Responsive, Expressive, Susceptible, Communicative, Demonstrative

Usage: Her impassive face showed no reaction at all.

Meaning: उसके उदासीन चेहरे ने कोई प्रतिक्रिया नहीं दिखायी।

(ii) Stoic (Adj.) seeming unaffected by pleasure or pain; impassive.

Pronunciation: स्टोइक

Hindi Translations: भावहीन, अटल, अडिग, उदासीन, दृढ़, बहादुर, समबुद्धि, साहसी, अटल, अडिग, दृढ़, निर्लिप्त, बहादुर, समबुद्धि, साहसी

Synonyms:  Impassive, Stoical, Apathetic, Stolid, Unemotional, Calm, Phlegmatic, Long-Suffering, Indifferent, Patient, Cool, Unflappable

Antonyms: Responsive, Emotional, Sentimental, Feeling, Fervid, Impassioned, Histrionic, Fervent, Fiery, Ardent, Zealous, Sensitive

Usage: Stoic person responds to hardship with courage.

Meaning: बहादुर व्यक्ति साहस के साथ कठिनाई का जवाब देता है

(iii) Maladroit (Adj.): not adroit.

Pronunciation: मैलड्रॉइट

Hindi Translations: अकुशल, अनाड़ी, उद्दंड, फूहड़, बेअदब, बेडौल, बेढब, भद्दा, ठस

Synonyms:  Awkward, Gauche, Clumsy, Bungling, Inept, Gawky, Unskillful, Unhandy, Bumbling, Inexpert, Ungainly

Antonyms: Adroit, Able, Skillful, Skilled, Diplomatic, Tactful, Agile, Deft, Dexterous, Graceful, Handy

Usage: The young man's maladroit remarks about the hostess embarrassed everyone at the party.

Meaning: परिचारिका के बारे में जवान आदमी की फूहड़ टिप्पणी ने पार्टी में सभी को शर्मिंदा कर दिया।

(iv) Furtherance(N.): the advancement of a scheme or interest.

Pronunciation: फर्थरन्स / फर्दरन्स

Hindi Translations: प्रोत्साहन, बढ़ती, मदद, सहायता

Synonyms:  Promotion, Advancement, Advance, Support, Improvement, Progression, Help, Aid, Progress, Forwarding, Patronage

Antonyms: Blockage, Retreat, Hindrance, Retreat, Stoppage, Retreat, Curtailment, Retreat, Setback, Opposition, Retreat, Drawback, Deterrent, Difficulty, Barrier, Block

Usage: We should exert more efforts in furtherance of public welfare.

Meaning: हमें सार्वजनिक कल्याण में और अधिक प्रयास करना चाहिए।

(v) Stolid (Adj.): (of a person) calm, dependable, and showing little emotion or animation.

Pronunciation: स्टालड / स्टालिड

Hindi Translations: भावशून्य, मंदबुद्धि, सुस्त, भावहीन, आवेगहीन

Synonyms:  Impassive, Dull, Stoic, Indifferent, Unemotional, Apathetic, Obtuse, Stupid, Phlegmatic, Slow, Dispassionate, Doltish

Antonyms: Emotional, Active, Sentimental, Smart, Dexterous, Ardent, Enthusiastic, Wild, Vivacious, Animated, Intelligent, Fervent

Usage: He's a very stolid, serious man.

Meaning: वह एक बहुत भावशून्य, गंभीर व्यक्ति है।

Try a quick exercise on Antonyms and Synonymsto get simple problems to ensure that you have mastered these concepts.

Hope this was helpful.

All the best!!!

OT Team

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