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Vocab Express- 667

Vocab Express- 667

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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) Disruptive (Adj.): causing or tending to cause disruption.

Pronunciation: डिस्रप्टिव

Hindi Translations: अशांत, अशांतिकारक, बाधाकारी, हानिकारक, तबाह करनेवाला, विध्वंसकारक

Synonyms:  Disturber, Rowdy, Riotous, Tumultuous, Troubled, Turbulent, Disturbing, Disorderly, Upsetting, Obstreperous, Disruptor, Unsettling, Aggressive

Antonyms: Quiet, Settling, Calming, Disciplined, Peaceful, Soothing, Constructive, Well-Behaved, Helpful, Obedient, Obstinate, Perverse

Usage: He may be expelled from school for disruptive behaviour.

Meaning: विघटनकारी व्यवहार के लिए उसे स्कूल से निष्कासित किया जा सकता है।

(ii) Concordance (N.): an alphabetical list of the words (especially the important ones) present in a text, usually with citations of the passages concerned.

Pronunciation: कान्कॉर्डन्स

Hindi Translations: अन्विति, इजाज़त, शब्दानुक्रमणिका, सामंजस्य, सुसंगतता, क़बूल

Synonyms:  Concord, Accord, Harmony, Agreement, Concurrence, Accordance, Unanimity, Consensus, Unity, Assent, Understanding, Consonance, Concert, Unison

Antonyms: Discrepancy, Discord, Disagreement, Rift, Opposition

Usage: The printed edition has a concordance and index.

Meaning: मुद्रित संस्करण में एक शब्दानुक्रमणिका और सूचकांक है।

(iii) Condemnation (N.): the expression of very strong disapproval; censure.

Pronunciation: कान्डम्नैशन / कान्डेम्नेशन

Hindi Translations: गर्हण, तिरस्कार, दण्डाज्ञा, दण्डादेश, निंदा, निन्दा, निराकरण, दोष लगाना, दण्ड की आज्ञा

Synonyms:  Censure, Criticism, Disapproval, Conviction, Reproach, Blame, Disapprobation, Sentence, Denunciation, Reproof, Reprehension, Doom, Reprobation

Antonyms: Blessing, Gratitude, Acquittal, Approval, Absolution, Pardon, Praise, Applause, Commendation, Support, Approbation, Flattery, Acclaim, Apology

Usage: There was widespread condemnation of this invasion.

Meaning: इस आक्रमण की व्यापक निंदा हुई थी।

(iv) Crank (N.): a part of an axle or shaft bent out at right angles, for converting reciprocal to circular motion and vice versa. A whimsically eccentric person.

Pronunciation: क्रैंगक

Hindi Translations: अराल, अराल-कील, सनकी, क्रैंक, धुरी की मोड़, चिड़चिड़ा व्यक्ति, अराल-कील घुमा कर चलाना

Synonyms:  Grouch, Eccentric, Nut, Screwball, Kook, Handle, Oddball, Crackpot, Crazy, Lunatic, Grump, Character, Nut Case

Antonyms: Stable, Powerful, Dispirited, Sane Person, Aboriginal, Crestfallen, Defeated, Dejected, Depressed, Disconsolate, Downcast, Constrained

Usage: We took it as a crank call.

Meaning: हमने इसे सनकी कॉल के रूप में लिया।

(v) Denunciation (N.): public condemnation of someone or something.

Pronunciation: डिनन्सीएशन / डिनन्सीऐशन

Hindi Translations: आक्षेप, झिड़की, डरावा, दोषारोपण, धमकी, निंदा, निन्दा, प्रत्याख्यान, भर्त्सना, मलामत, भंडाफोड़, परदाफ़ाश

Synonyms:  Blame, Condemnation, Denouncement, Criticism, Charge, Accusation, Censure, Indictment, Curse, Fulmination, Invective, Malediction, Decries

Antonyms: Approval, Praise, Commendation, Compliment, Honour, Appreciation, Flattery, Tribute, Acclaim, Acquittal, Accolade, Approbation

Usage: The media has demanded a broad denunciation of terror attacks.

Meaning: मीडिया ने आतंकी हमलों की व्यापक निंदा की मांग की 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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