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Vocab Express- 639

Vocab Express- 639

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) Absolve (V.): set or declare (someone) free from blame, guilt, or responsibility.

Pronunciation: अब्ज़ाल्व / ऐब्ज़ाल्व / ऐब्ज़ाल्व

Hindi Translations: छोड़ना, छुटकारा देना, निरपराध ठहराना, पापमुक्त करना, क्षमा करना, बरी करना, मुक्त करना, दोषमुक्त करना, पापों से उद्धार करना

Synonyms:  Exonerate, Acquit, Excuse, Forgive, Exculpate, Free, Clear, Discharge, Release, Pardon, Let Off, Vindicate, Liberate, Exempt

Antonyms: Condemn, Blame, Bind, Charge, Convict, Incriminate, Sentence, Impeach, Punish, Accuse, Hold, Obligate, Indict, Impute

Usage: This cannot absolve you from all responsibility.

Meaning: यह आपको सभी जिम्मेदारीयों से छुटकारा नहीं दे सकता है।

(ii) Apogee (N.): the highest point in the development of something; the climax or culmination.

Pronunciation: ऐपजी

Hindi Translations: पराकाष्ठा, भूमि-उच्च, शिरोबिंदु, शिरोबिन्दु, चरमोत्कर्ष, भूम्युच्च, दूरतम बिन्दु

Synonyms:  Acme, Peak, Apex, Zenith, Summit, Pinnacle, Height, Top, Crest, Culmination, Climax, Maximum, Orgasm

Antonyms: Perigee, Base, Support, Basement, Basis, Alkali, Bottom, Foundation, Ground, Bag, Cap

Usage: At the apogee of his career, he announced retirement.

Meaning: अपने करियर के चरमोत्कर्ष पर, उन्होंने सेवानिवृत्ति की घोषणा की।

(iii) Counteracts (V.): act against (something) in order to reduce its force or neutralize it.

Pronunciation: काउन्टरैक्ट

Hindi Translations: काटना, रोकना, विरोध करना, प्रतिकार करना, व्यर्थ या प्रभाव हीन कर देना, उलटा करना, प्रतिक्रिया करना

Synonyms:  Neutralizes, Counters, Opposes, Contradicts, Cancels, Antagonizes, Counteract, Resists, Checks, Contravenes, Offsets, Redresses, Defies, Challenges

Antonyms: Assists, Approves, Cooperates, Helps, Promotes, Supports, Reinforces, Enhance

Usage: The drug counteracts the effects of the poison.

Meaning: दवा जहर के प्रभाव को काटती है।

(iv) Inoperative (Adj.): not working or taking effect.

Pronunciation: इनापरटिव

Hindi Translations: विफल, अप्रभावी, निष्क्रिय, बेकार

Synonyms:  Useless, Inactive, Ineffectual, Idle, Ineffective, Broken, Invalid, Inefficacious, Unusable, Dormant, Void, Unworkable, Bootless, Vain

Antonyms: Active, Impactful, Operative, Busy, Effective, Functioning, Working, Operational, Effectual, Functional, Operating, Living, Good, Proactive

Usage: This rule is inoperative until further notice.

Meaning: यह नियम अगली सूचना तक निष्क्रिय है।

(v) Verbalize (V.): express (ideas or feelings) in words, especially by speaking out loud.

Pronunciation: वर्बलाइज़

Hindi Translations: अभिव्यक्त करना, वाचाल होना, क्रियापद बनाना, शब्दों में अभिव्यक्त करना, बहुत ज़्यादा बोलना, क्रिया बनाना, शब्दबहुल होना

Synonyms:  Express, Utter, Articulate, Enunciate, Speak, Say, Pronounce, Voice, Verbalise, Communicate, Talk, Convey, State, Tell

Antonyms: Bellowing, Whisper, Keep Quiet, Belt Up, Keep To Yourself

Usage: Urge your child to verbalize his feelings.

Meaning: अपने बच्चे से आग्रह करें कि वह उसकी भावनाओं को मौखिक रूप से बताए।

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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