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Vocab Express- 619

Vocab Express- 619

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- 618 here

(i) Accretion (N.): the process of growth or increase, typically by the gradual accumulation of additional layers or matter.

Pronunciation: अक्रीशन

Hindi Translations: अनुवृद्धि, अभि, अभिवृद्धि, उपचय, वृद्धि, संचयन, एक साथ वृद्धि

Synonyms:  Increase, Accumulation, Addition, Growth, Increment, Rise, Augmentation, Expansion, Raise, Gain, Accrual, Development, Enlargement

Antonyms: Decrease, Shrinkage, Deduction, Loss, Decline, Fall, Erosion, Drop, Degradation, Excretion, Disbursement, Scattering

Usage: Every culture is an accretion.

Meaning: हर संस्कृति एक अभिवृद्धि है।

(ii) Deficient (Adj.): not having enough of a specified quality or ingredient.

Pronunciation: डिफिशन्ट

Hindi Translations: अपूर्ण, कम, त्रुटिपूर्ण, दोषयुक्त, न्यून, हीन, कमी पूरी करना, घाटा उठाना, टोटा भरना

Synonyms:  Insufficient, Inadequate, Lacking, Wanting, Imperfect, Defective, Incomplete, Scanty, Poor, Unsatisfactory, Inferior, Short, Faulty

Antonyms: Satisfactory, Sufficient, Enough, Flawless, Perfect, Ample, Adequate, Excessive, Whole, Complete, Superfluous, Good, Respectable

Usage: Their food is deficient in iron.

Meaning: उनके भोजन में लौह कम है।

(iii) Stringent (Adj.): (of regulations, requirements, or conditions) strict, precise, and exacting.

Pronunciation: स्ट्रिन्जन्ट

Hindi Translations: अभावग्रस्त, आवश्यक, कठोर, दृढ़, सख्त, कसा हुआ, दबाव देने वाला, कठिन आर्थिक हालत, अशिथिल

Synonyms:  Harsh, Rigorous Severe, Strict, Rigid, Austere, Stern, Hard, Draconian, Exacting, Forceful, Tight, Binding

Antonyms: Tolerant, Flexible, Lenient, Cushy, Easy, Easy-Going, Benign, Flaccid, Indulgent, Malleable, Pliant, Mild, Loose

Usage: Licences are only granted under the most stringent conditions.

Meaning: लाइसेंस केवल सबसे कठोर परिस्थितियों में ही दिए जाते हैं।

(iv) Foreseeable (Adj.): able to be foreseen or predicted.

Pronunciation: फॉर्सीअबल

Hindi Translations: निकट, पूर्वाभासी, जिसे पहले से जाना जा सके, प्रत्याशा योग्य, पूर्वाभास के योग्य

Synonyms:  Predictable, Likely, Expected, Foreseen, Calculable, Probable, Liable, Anticipated, Certain, In The Cards, Sure, Inevitable, Dependable

Antonyms: Uncertain, Unpredictable, Eye-Opening, Chance, Far-Off, Remote, Changeable, Atypical, Irregular, Temporary, Underground, Devious

Usage: Your insurance policy should take into account all foreseeable circumstances.

Meaning: आपकी बीमा पॉलिसी को सभी पूर्वाभासी परिस्थितियों को ध्यान में रखना चाहिए।

(v) Bellicose (Adj.): having or showing a ready disposition to fight.

Pronunciation: बेलकोस

Hindi Translations: कलहप्रिय, युद्धप्रिय, लड़ाका, लड़ाकू, झगड़ालू, लड़ाका, योधन शील, लड़ाने वाला

Synonyms:  Belligerent, Combative, Warlike, Aggressive, Hostile, Pugnacious, Quarrelsome, Contentious, Militant, Truculent, Martial, Antagonistic, Disputatious

Antonyms: Peaceful, Easy-Going, Calm, Conciliatory, Complaisant, Pacific, Gracious, Hearty, Mild, Friendly, Peaceable, Genial

Usage: The general made some bellicose statements.

Meaning: जनरल ने कुछ लड़ाने वाले विधान किए।

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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