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Vocab Express- 614

Vocab Express- 614

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- 613 here

(i) Meliorate (V.): get better. To make better.

Pronunciation: मील्यरेट

Hindi Translations: बेहतर बनाना, कृषि योग्य बनाना, सुधरना, सुधारना, उन्नति करना, सुधार करना, उन्नति देना, बेहतर करना

Synonyms:  Enhance, Recuperate, Recover, Ameliorate, Better, Convalesce, Advance, Rectify, Mend, Correct, Refine, Emend, Get Better, Increase

Antonyms: Worsen, Deteriorate, Impair, Decline, Harm, Damage, Diminish, Injure, Blight, Debase, Vitiate

Usage: Film mulch can effectively meliorate the root environment of crop.

Meaning: फिल्म मल्च प्रभावी रूप से फसल की जड़ो के परिवेश को कृषि योग्य बना सकता है।

(ii) Profess (V.): claim openly but often falsely that one has (a quality or feeling).

Pronunciation: प्रफेस

Hindi Translations: धन्धा, पेशा, वृत्ति, व्यवसाय, मान लेना, स्वीकार करना, घोषित करना,   प्रकाश करना, बहाना करना, दावा करना, कबूल करना, ढोंग करना, हीला करना

Synonyms:  Declare, Affirm, Maintain, Assert, Claim, Aver, Confess, Avow, Proclaim, State, Pretend, Allege, Pronounce, Avouch

Antonyms: Deny, Disavow, Contradict, Repudiate, Conceal, Hide, Refute, Disown, Invalidate, Disprove, Rebut, Renounce

Usage: I don't profess to know anything about music.

Meaning: मैं संगीत के बारे में कुछ भी जानने का दावा नहीं करता हूं।

(iii) Fringe (N.): not part of the mainstream; unconventional, peripheral, or extreme.

Pronunciation: फ्रिन्ज

Hindi Translations: आंचल, किनारा, किनारी, झालर, सीमांत, फ़्रिंज, फुंदने, बालों की लट, गौण गतिविधि, लटकते धागों वाली किनारी, बाह्य सतह, बाहरी किनारा

Synonyms:  Edge, Border, Rim, Periphery, Verge, Boundary, Brim, Margin, Limit, Brink, Perimeter, Edging, Skirt

Antonyms: Middle, Interior, Core, Inside, Mainstream, Midst, Heart, Centrum, Midpoint, Mode, Tendency

Usage: My fringe needs trimming.

Meaning: मेरे बालों को काटने की जरूरत है।

(iv) Dispensable (Adj.): able to be replaced or done without; superfluous.

Pronunciation: डिस्पेन्सबल

Hindi Translations: क्षम्य, गौण, तुच्छ, नगण्य, निवार्य

Synonyms:  Unnecessary, Unessential, Superfluous, Unneeded, Needless, Expendable, Inessential, Non-Essential, Nonessential, Disposable, Useless, Redundant

Antonyms: Indispensable, Necessary, Needed, Useful, Compulsory, Crucial, Critical, Vital, Essential, Imperative, Irreplaceable, Central, Obligatory

Usage: I didn't want to be that dispensable.

Meaning: मैं उतना तुच्छ नहीं बनना चाहता था।

(v) Fortuity (N.): a chance occurrence.

Pronunciation: फॉर्टूइटी

Hindi Translations: आकस्मिकता, घटना, दैवयोग, संयोग, अप्रत्याशित घटना

Synonyms:  Luck, Accident, Fluke, Chance, Fortune, Happenstance, Contingency, Coincidence, Fate, Serendipity, Hap, Hazard, Opportunity, Incident

Antonyms: Misfortune, Accident, Adversity, Calamity, Disaster, Hardship, Misadventure, Mischance, Catastrophe, Misery, Mishap, Affliction, Casualty

Usage: It was due to an accident or fortuity.

Meaning: यह एक दुर्घटना या दैवयोग के कारण था।

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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