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Vocab Express- 706

Vocab Express- 706

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- 705 here

(i) Flagitious (Adj.): (of a person or their actions) criminal; villainous.

Pronunciation: फ्लजिशस

Hindi Translations: अतिदुष्ट, कुख्यात, क्रूर, अपराधी, ज़ालिम, महापराधी

Synonyms:  Wicked, Heinous, Atrocious, Sinful, Villainous, Evil, Nefarious, Iniquitous, Monstrous, Vicious, Bad, Outrageous, Abominable

Antonyms: It Is Lit Up Like A Christmas Tree

Usage: This place is not suitable for flagitious fellows.

Meaning: यह स्थान अतिदुष्ट व्यक्तियों के लिए उपयुक्त नहीं है।

(ii) Deportment (N.): a person's behavior or manners.

Pronunciation: डपॉर्ट्मन्ट / डिपोर्ट्मन्ट

Hindi Translations: आचरण, आचार, चाल-चलन, चाल-ढाल, बर्ताव, व्यवहार

Synonyms:  Conduct, Comportment, Demeanour, Behaviour, Mien, Bearing, Air, Carriage, Manner, Manners, Action

Antonyms: Immobility, Clientele, Facilitate, Unruliness, Forwardness, Deter, Enfranchisement, Relaxedness, Unblock, Crawl, Evade

Usage: She has good deportment.

Meaning: उसका आचरण अच्छा है।

(iii) Convulse (V.): (of a person) suffer violent involuntary contraction of the muscles, producing contortion of the body or limbs.

Pronunciation: कन्वल्स

Hindi Translations: अकड़ाना, ऐंठना, कंपाना, मरोड़ना, हिलाना, हिला देना, बल देना, आलोड़ित करना

Synonyms:  Agitate, Shake, Torture, Toss, Disturb, Stir, Torment, Unsettle, Churn, Rock, Irritate, Jerk, Thresh, Upset

Antonyms: Quiet, Soothe, Calm, Order

Usage: The serial bomb blast convulsed the nation.

Meaning: सीरियल बम ब्लास्ट ने राष्ट्र को दहला दिया था।

(iv) Guileful (Adj.): marked by skill in deception.

Pronunciation: गाइल्फल

Hindi Translations: कपटी, चालाक, छली, धूर्त, मक्कार, शैतान

Synonyms:  Crafty, Cunning, Wily, Sly, Tricky, Foxy, Artful, Slick, Shrewd, Clever, Deceitful, Insidious, Scheming

Antonyms: Naive, Guileless, Candid, Artless, Ingenuous, Natural, Simple, Innocent, Unaffected, Unpretentious, Honest, Sincere, Unsophisticated, Childlike

Usage: His guileful eyes say a lot about his intention.

Meaning: उसकी धूर्त आँखें उसकी नीयत के बारे में बहुत कुछ कहती हैं।

(v) Insurgent (Adj.): rising in active revolt.

Pronunciation: इन्सर्जन्ट

Hindi Translations: बागी, राजद्रोही, राजविपरीत, राज-द्रोही

Synonyms:  Rebel, Revolutionary, Dissident, Rioter, Guerrilla, Rebellious, Insubordinate, Insurrectionary, Mutinous, Mutineer, Seditious, Subversive, Insurrectionist

Antonyms: Obedient, Loyal, Loyalist, Subordinate, Orthodox, Predictable, Reputable, Exact, Conventional, Canonical, Faithful, Pure, Respectable, Finished

Usage: They are selling arms to various insurgent groups.

Meaning: वे विभिन्न विद्रोही समूहों को हथियार बेच रहे हैं।

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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