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Vocab Express- 701

Vocab Express- 701

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- 700 here

(i) Limpidity (N.): passing light without diffusion or distortion.

Pronunciation: लिंपिडिटी

Hindi Translations: पारदर्शकता, सुस्पष्टता

Synonyms:  Conviction, Clarity, Clearness, Distinctness, Transparency, Certainty, Fact, Certitude, Confidence, Assuredness, Reliance, Sureness

Antonyms: Unclearness, Obscurity, Abstruseness, Cloudiness, Ambiguity, Dimness, Faintness, Incomprehensibility, Mistiness, Darkness, Gloom, Shade

Usage: The limpidity of the state of mind is the only requirement.

Meaning: मन की स्थिति की सुस्पष्टता ही एकमात्र आवश्यकता है।

(ii) Furious (Adj.): extremely angry.

Pronunciation: फ्युरीअस

Hindi Translations: उग्र, क्रोधी, जल्दबाज, प्रकोप, प्रचंड, प्रचण्ड, आगबबूला, आपे के बाहर, अति क्रुद्ध, कोपातुर

Synonyms:  Angry, Wild, Mad, Raging, Irate, Enraged, Violent, Annoyed, Livid, Wrathful, Indignant, Incensed, Irritated, Fierce

Antonyms: Calm, Peaceful, Happy, Pleased, Quiet, Elated, Mild, Moderate, Cheerful, Exhilarated, Tranquil, Affable, Genial

Usage: I was very furious over what happened there.

Meaning: वहां जो कुछ हुआ, उसे लेकर मैं बहुत गुस्से में था।

(iii) Slug (N.): a tough-skinned terrestrial mollusk that typically lacks a shell and secretes a film of mucus for protection. It can be a serious plant pest.

Pronunciation: स्लग

Hindi Translations: अंधाधुंध मारना, शराब का छोटा घूँट, शक्तिशाली प्रहार, धातु का ठोस थक्का, आलसी, काउंटर, कामचोर, गोली, घूँट, घोंघा, सुस्त

Synonyms:  Sock, Belt, Thwack, Whack, Wallop, Shot, Punch, Bullet, Sluggard, Smack, Clout, Hit, Strike

Antonyms: Work, Book, Composition, Busy Worker, As Busy As A Bee, Sip, Tot, Gout, Tiff, Labor, Drink, Exercise

Usage: He took another slug of his drink.

Meaning: उसने अपने ड्रिंक का एक और छोटा घूँट लिया।

(iv) Snobbish (Adj.): befitting or characteristic of those who incline to social exclusiveness and who rebuff the advances of people considered inferior.

Pronunciation: स्नाबिश

Hindi Translations: नकचढ़ा, दंभपूर्ण, दंभ भरा, असभ्य के समान

Synonyms:  Snooty, Haughty, Snotty, Arrogant, Stuck-Up, Uppity, Pretentious, Pompous, Supercilious, Snobby, Condescending, Conceited, Proud

Antonyms: Humble, Sociable, Modest, Accepting, Benevolent, Friendly, Generous, Welcoming, Down-To-Earth, Affable, Deferential, Outgoing, Artless

Usage: He was very rich and very snobbish.

Meaning: वह बहुत अमीर और बहुत दंभ भरा था।

(v) Evacuate (V.): remove (someone) from a place of danger to a safe place.

Pronunciation: इवैक्यऐट / इवैक्यूएट / ईवैक्यऐट

Hindi Translations: खाली कराना, छोड़कर अन्यत्र जाना, छोड़ना, निकालना, ले जाना, हटा देना, मलोत्सर्ग करना, शून्य करना, रिक्त करना, छोड़ देना

Synonyms:  Abandon, Empty, Leave, Drain, Vacate, Remove, Exhaust, Void, Discharge, Desert, Clear, Excrete, Eliminate, Depart

Antonyms: Remain, Enter, Occupy, Fill, Load, Adhere, Come, Stay, Come In, Overrun, Accompany, Assume, Embark, Follow

Usage: The order was given to evacuate the campus within three months.

Meaning: तीन महीने के भीतर परिसर खाली करने का आदेश दिया गया था।

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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