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Vocab Express- 696

Vocab Express- 696

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- 695 here

(i) Hermetic (Adj.): (of a seal or closure) complete and airtight.

Pronunciation: हर्मेटिक

Hindi Translations: बंद, वायुरुद्ध, हवा बंद, भली भांति बंद किया हुआ

Synonyms:  Sealed, Hermetical, Tight, Airtight, Impervious, Watertight, Impermeable, Air-Tight, Waterproof, Recondite, Snug, Airproof

Antonyms: Happy

Usage: The hermetic seal on the bottle means that the food lasts longer.

Meaning: बोतल पर मौजूद वायुरुद्ध सील का मतलब है कि भोजन लंबे समय तक रहता है।

(ii) Disputatious (Adj.): fond of or causing heated arguments.

Pronunciation: डिस्प्युटेशस

Hindi Translations: बेलगाम, हठी, ज़िद्दी

Synonyms:  Quarrelsome, Contentious, Argumentative, Litigious, Combative, Controversial, Belligerent, Bellicose, Pugnacious, Whiny, Polemic, Polemical, Irritable

Antonyms: Genial, Amicable, Peaceful, Mild, Agreeable, Calm, Beautiful, Cool As A Cucumber, Pleasant, Amiable, Hearty

Usage: The issue was resolved and the disputatious material was removed.

Meaning: इस मुद्दे को सुलझा लिया गया और विवादित सामग्री को हटा दिया गया।

(iii) Convivial (Adj.): (of an atmosphere or event) friendly, lively, and enjoyable.

Pronunciation: कन्विवीअल

Hindi Translations: उत्सव-सम्बन्धी, खुशनुमा, खुशी का

Synonyms:  Jolly, Merry, Festive, Jovial, Gay, Happy, Jocund, Joyful, Mirthful, Joyous, Genial, Gleeful, Cheerful

Antonyms: Very Upset, Antisocial, Shy, Dull, Cold, Inhospitable, Sad, Lonely, Avoiding Contact, Distant, Taciturn, Detached

Usage: We are planning to spend a convivial evening together.

Meaning: हम एक साथ एक खुशनुमा शाम को बिताने की योजना बना रहे हैं।

(iv) Profuse (Adj.): (especially of something offered or discharged) exuberantly plentiful; abundant.

Pronunciation: प्रफ्यूस

Hindi Translations: लुटाऊ, विपुल, अति, अतिव्यय, अतिव्ययी, अधिक, अपव्यय, उदारता, प्रचुर, प्राचुर्य

Synonyms:  Abundant, Lavish, Exuberant, Copious, Luxuriant, Plentiful, Prodigal, Lush, Overflowing, Bountiful, Extravagant, Bounteous, Ample

Antonyms: Sparse, Frugal, Scarce, Lacking, Small, Inadequate, Wanting, Insufficient, Deficient, Stingy, Scanty

Usage: He is profuse in hospitality and welcomes all.

Meaning: वह आतिथ्य में कुशल है और सभी का स्वागत करता है।

(v) Minatory (Adj.): threatening or foreshadowing evil or tragic developments.

Pronunciation: मिनटोरी

Hindi Translations: डरावना, धमकानेवाला, धमकी भरा, डरानेवाला

Synonyms:  Menacing, Minacious, Threatening, Ominous, Sinister, Baleful, Forbidding, Comminatory, Dangerous, Imminent, Inauspicious, Lowering

Antonyms: Friendly

Usage: Take care that there will be no minatory actions on this occasion.

Meaning: इस बात का ख्याल रखें कि इस अवसर पर कोई डरानेवाली कार्रवाई नहीं होगी।

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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