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Vocab Express- 684

Vocab Express- 684

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) Agitation (N.): a state of anxiety or nervous excitement.

Pronunciation: ऐजटैशन / ऐजिटेशन

Hindi Translations: आन्दोलन, आवेश, उत्तेजना, खलबली, घबराहट, घबड़ाहट, धड़क, बेचैनी, विचारणा, व्यग्रता, व्याकुलता

Synonyms:  Commotion, Turmoil, Disturbance, Stir, Excitement, Unrest, Turbulence, Tumult, Perturbation, Upset, Rage, Disorder, Fear, Disquiet

Antonyms: Peace, Calm, Serenity, Calmness, Equanimity, Composure, Patience, Stillness, Placidity, Consolation, Tranquillity

Usage: There is a lot of agitation and debate on this topic.

Meaning: इस विषय पर काफी आंदोलन और बहस हो रही है।

(ii) Ambivalent (Adj.): uncertain or unable to decide about what course to follow.

Pronunciation: ऐम्बिवलन्ट

Hindi Translations: द्वैधवृत्तिक, उभयभावी, उभयवृत्ति, उभयलिंगी, दो विरोधी मूल्यों या गुणों में से एक या दोनों को धारण करने वाला

Synonyms:  Uncertain, Undecided, Indecisive, Hesitant, Equivocal, Unsure, Changeable, Timid, Unsettled, Irresolute, Vacillating, Ambiguous, Wavering

Antonyms: Certain, Sure, Definite, Strong, Resolved, Settled, Blatant, Clear, Unequivocal, Actual, Authentic

Usage: Some of the ambivalent observations lead to confusion.

Meaning: कुछ उभयभावी टिप्पणियों से भ्रम पैदा होता है।

(iii) Impenetrable (Adj.): impossible to understand. Not admitting of penetration or passage into or through.

Pronunciation: इम्पेनट्रबल / इम्पेनिट्रबल

Hindi Translations: अगम्य, अथाह, अप्रवेश्य, अभेद्य, दुर्बोध, बेगुजर

Synonyms:  Indestructible, Impervious, Tough, Unbreakable, Flinty, Rock-Hard, Adamantine, Obscure, Compact, Unfathomable, Incomprehensible, Inscrutable, Impermeable

Antonyms: Vulnerable, Penetrable, Permeable, Understandable, Clear, Thin, Comprehensible, Intelligible, Passable, Porous, Soft, Self-Explanatory, Transparent

Usage: The giant trees formed a dark and impenetrable barrier.

Meaning: विशाल पेड़ों ने एक घने और अभेद्य अवरोध का गठन किया था।

(iv) Repent (V.): feel or express sincere regret or remorse about one's wrongdoing or sin.

Pronunciation: रिपेन्ट

Hindi Translations: पश्चाताप करना, प्रायश्चित्त करना, तोबा करना, दुख के साथ स्मरण करना , पछताना, आत्मग्लानी

Synonyms:  Regret, Rue, Lament, Bewail, Mourn, Apologize, Atone, Deplore, Feel Remorse, Bemoan, Be Sorry, Confess

Antonyms: Enjoy, Rejoice Over

Usage: First, he needs to repent and then do mental prayer.

Meaning: सबसे पहले, उसे पश्चाताप करने की और फिर मानसिक प्रार्थना करने की आवश्यकता है।

(v) Condescension (N.): an attitude of patronizing superiority; disdain.

Pronunciation: कान्डसेन्शन / कान्डिसेन्शन

Hindi Translations: नम्रता, भद्रता, रिआयत, सौजन्य, कृपा, कृपालुता, झुकना, दर्पत्याग

Synonyms:  Haughtiness, Disdain, Arrogance, Superciliousness, Patronage, Disdainfulness, Smugness, Hauteur, Insolence, Airs, Audacity, Submission

Antonyms: Friendliness, Humility, Inferiority, Respect, Acceptance, Admiration, Diffidence, Modesty, Unimportance, Accolade, Applause

Usage: One should treat all with pity and a sense of condescension.

Meaning: हमे सभी के साथ दया और संवेदना वाला व्यवहार करना चाहिए।

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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