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Vocab Express- 589

Vocab Express- 589

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) Offal (N.): the entrails and internal organs of an animal used as food.

Pronunciation: ऑफल

Hindi Translations: रद्दी भाग, निकम्मा अंश, कूड़ा, कूड़ा-करकट

Synonyms:  Garbage, Refuse, Rubbish, Trash, Waste, Junk, Debris, Muck, Filth, Litter, Slop, Carrion, Dross

Antonyms: Valuable, Showstopper, Show-Stopper, Show Stopper, Treasure Trove, Build, Cream, Hygiene, Spotlessness, Assets

Usage: The city has flowered upon its own offal.

Meaning: शहर अपने स्वयं के कूडे-करकट पर फूलों से सुशोभित हुआ है।

(ii) Recompense (N.): compensation or reward given for loss or harm suffered or effort made.

Pronunciation: रेकम्पेन्स

Hindi Translations: इनाम, क्षतिपूर्ति, पुरस्कार, प्रतिदान, हर्जाना, मुआवज़ा, प्रतिफल देना, पारितोषिक देना, भरपाई करना, हर्जाना देना, बदला चुकाना, मुआविज़ा, मुआविज़ा देना

Synonyms:  Compensation, Reward, Compensate, Pay Redress, Return, Requital, Payment, Requite, Remuneration, Repay, Amends, Repayment

Antonyms: Take, Punishment, Penalty, Correction, Chastisement, Condemnation, Forfeiture, Judgment, Castigation, Handicap, Penalization, Amercement

Usage: She received a gift as recompense.

Meaning: उसे इनाम के रूप में उपहार मिला।

(iii) Irreligion (N.): the quality of not being devout.

Pronunciation: इरिलिजन

Hindi Translations: अर्धम, अधार्मिक, नास्तिकता, धर्मविरुद्धता, अधार्मिकता

Synonyms:  Godlessness, Impiety, Atheism, Ungodliness, Irreverence, Irreligiousness, Disbelief, Infidelity, Unbelief, Sinfulness, Wickedness, Agnosticism

Antonyms: Godliness, Piety, Piousness, Morality, Holiness, Worship

Usage: The movement is seen as heading straight towards atheism and irreligion?

Meaning: आंदोलन को सीधा नास्तिकता और अधार्मिकता की ओर बढ़ता देखा जा सकता है?

(iv) Exertion (N.): use of physical or mental energy; hard work.

Pronunciation: इग्ज़र्शन

Hindi Translations: उद्योग, खिंचाव, तनाव, परिश्रम, प्रयास, प्रयोग, श्रम

Synonyms:  Trial, Toil, Struggle, Exercise, Strain, Labour, Work, Labor, Travail, Application, Trouble, Push, Activity

Antonyms: Laziness, Inaction, Idleness, Ease, Rest, Indolence, Inactivity, Leisure, Quiescence, Dormancy, Inertia, Relaxation

Usage: Try to avoid physical exertion.

Meaning: शारीरिक परिश्रम से बचने की कोशिश करें।

(v) Ratiocination (N.): logical and methodical reasoning.

Pronunciation: रैशीआसनेशन

Hindi Translations: विधिवत् तर्क, युक्तिवाद, प्रमाण-कथनों का प्रयोग

Synonyms:  Conclusion, Reason, Logic, Deduction, Rationality, Inference, Reasoning, Induction, Philosophy, Dialectic, Argumentation, Sanity, Sense, Thought

Antonyms: Faulty Logic, Faltering, Groundwork, Introduction, Preface, Preliminary, Prelude

Usage: Reasonable ratiocination is an important method gaining mathematical discovery.

Meaning: गणितीय खोज करने के लिए विधिवत् तर्क एक महत्वपूर्ण तरीका 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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