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Vocab Express- 683

Vocab Express- 683

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- 682 here

(i) Ruffian (N.): a cruel and brutal fellow.

Pronunciation: रफीअन

Hindi Translations: गुण्डा, आरक्त, बदमाश, आततायी मनुष्य

Synonyms:  Hooligan, Thug, Tough, Roughneck, Hoodlum, Rowdy, Gangster, Bully, Yob, Scoundrel, Rogue, Bruiser

Antonyms: Hero, Angel

Usage: That ruffian is capable of any crime.

Meaning: वह गुण्डा कोई भी अपराध आकर सकता है।

(ii) Hulking (Adj.): of great size and bulk.

Pronunciation: हल्किंग

Hindi Translations: विशाल, विशालकाय, भारी, गुरु, भीमकाय, बहुत बड़ा

Synonyms:  Big, Large, Gigantic, Immense, Huge, Enormous, Strong, Heavy, Monstrous, Colossal, Tremendous, Prodigious

Antonyms: Tiny, Little, Small, Dainty, Slender, Narrow, Slight, Slim, Delicate

Usage: I am trying to move that hulking desk alone.

Meaning: मैं अकेले उस भारी डेस्क को स्थांनातरित करने की कोशिश कर रहा हूं।

(iii) Frenzied (Adj.): excessively agitated; distraught with fear or other violent emotion.

Pronunciation: फ्रेन्ज़ीड

Hindi Translations: उन्मुक्त, उन्मत्त, क्रोधित, अत्यंत क्रोधपूर्ण

Synonyms:  Wild, Frantic, Mad, Insane, Frenetic, Furious, Violent, Excited, Delirious, Hysterical, Berserk, Feverish, Distracted, Raging

Antonyms: Calm, Composed, Peaceful, Collected, Quiet, Tranquil, Serene, Placid, Sedate, Balanced

Usage: Should any nation encourage such frenzied attacks?

Meaning: क्या किसी भी देश को ऐसे उन्मत्त हमलों को प्रोत्साहित करना चाहिए?

(iv) Perceptible (Adj.): (especially of a slight movement or change of state) able to be seen or noticed.

Pronunciation: पर्सेप्टबल

Hindi Translations: दृष्टिगोचर, इंद्रियगोचर, स्पष्ट, इन्द्रिय ग्राह्य, प्रत्यक्ष, महसूस, सुस्पष्ट

Synonyms:  Perceivable, Discernible, Visible, Evident, Noticeable, Observable, Clear, Apparent, Detectable, Manifest, Palpable, Obvious

Antonyms: Imperceptible, Invisible, Obscure, Unnoticeable, Vague, Impalpable, Indistinct, Intangible, Ambiguous, Silent, Inaudible

Usage: The effects of a balanced diet are perceptible to us.

Meaning: संतुलित आहार के प्रभाव हमारे लिए दृष्टिगोचर हैं।

(v) Practicality (N.): concerned with actual use rather than theoretical possibilities.

Pronunciation: प्रैक्टिकैलटी

Hindi Translations: व्यवहार्यता, यथार्थ, उपयोगिता, दुनियादारपूर्णता, व्यावहारिकता

Synonyms:  Practicability, Utility, Usefulness, Helpfulness, Achievability, Functionality, Feasibility, Realism, Prudence, Common Sense, Workability, Applicability, Use, Benefit

Antonyms: Impracticality, Mental Illness, Impossibility, Idealism

Usage: We will discuss the practicality of the proposal.

Meaning: हम प्रस्ताव की व्यावहारिकता पर चर्चा करेंगे।

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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