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Vocab Express- 724

Vocab Express- 724

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- 723 here

(i) Sparingly (Adv.): insufficiently, meagerly, or in a restricted manner.

Pronunciation: स्पेरिंगली

Hindi Translations: संयम से, मितव्यय से, किफ़ायत से

Synonyms:  Moderately, Frugally, Meagerly, Poorly, Thriftily, Economically, Scantily, Sparely, Meagrely, Parsimoniously, Slightly, Stingily, Prudently

Antonyms: Amply, Richly, Abundantly, Opulently, Fully, Highly, Profusely, Widely, Thickly, Voraciously, Bountifully, Plentifully, Extensively

Usage: This solution should be used sparingly.

Meaning: इस घोल का प्रयोग संयम से किया जाना चाहिए।

(ii) Sleazy (Adj.): (of a person or situation) sordid, corrupt, or immoral.

Pronunciation: स्लीज़ी

Hindi Translations: असार, अस्थिर, घटिया, झिरझिरा, झीना, निर्बल, मैला-कुचैला

Synonyms:  Cheap, Shabby, Sordid, Seedy, Base, Tacky, Squalid, Trashy, Shoddy, Cheesy, Chintzy, Dirty, Tatty, Tawdry

Antonyms: Reputable, Good, Handsome, Fine, Proper, Respectable, Polite, Pure, Classy, Cute, Genial, Suitable

Usage: The restaurant was cheap and sleazy.

Meaning: रेस्तरां सस्ता और घटिया था।

(iii) Persuadable (Adj.): easily persuaded; amenable.

Pronunciation: पर्स्वैडबल

Hindi Translations: असर में आने योग्य, उसकाने योग्य, समझाने-योग्य, आसानी से राजी; उत्तरदायी

Synonyms:  Tractable, Susceptible, Receptive, Amenable, Pliant, Responsive, Flexible, Malleable, Pliable, Convincible, Impressionable, Docile

Antonyms: Stubborn, Dissuadable, Adamant

Usage: They realize there are very few persuadable voters.

Meaning: उन्होंने महसूस किया कि बहुत कम मतदाता समझाने-योग्य हैं।

(iv) Crammed (V.): completely fill (a place or container) to the point that it appears to be overflowing.

Pronunciation: क्रैम्ड

Hindi Translations: भरा हुआ, रटना, ठूंसना, ठूंस ठूंसकर खाना

Synonyms:  Packed, Jammed, Crowded, Filled, Congested, Stuffed, Gorged, Huddled, Squeezed, Engorged, Occupied, Piled, Mobbed, Pushed

Antonyms: Emptied, Depleted, Dispersed, Unpacked

Usage: These days, the front page is just crammed with election news.

Meaning: इन दिनों सिर्फ चुनावी खबरों से फ्रंट पेज भरे पड़े है।

(v) Prevalent (Adj.): widespread in a particular area at a particular time.

Pronunciation: प्रेवलन्ट

Hindi Translations: चालू, प्रचलित, प्रचारित, प्रबल, रायज, व्याप्त, संप्रभाव, दूर तक फैला हुआ, प्रभुत्व-संपन्न

Synonyms:  Common, Prevailing, Widespread, General, Popular, Universal, Usual, Customary, Current, Rife, Predominant, Dominant, Conventional, Frequent

Antonyms: Rare, Uncommon, Unique, Subservient, Vintage, Limited, Slender, Little, Small, Light, Slight, Deficient, Exiguous, Narrow

Usage: This is a very prevalent and extremely popular app.

Meaning: यह बहुत प्रचलित और बेहद लोकप्रिय ऐप है।

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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