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Vocab Express- 727

Vocab Express- 727

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- 726 here

(i) Inductive (Adj.): characterized by the inference of general laws from particular instances.

Pronunciation: इन्डक्टिव

Hindi Translations: अधिष्ठापन का, प्रेरक, विवेचनात्मक, उपपादन का, अनुगम का

Synonyms:  Introductory, Prefatory, Inductor, Preparatory, Logical, Induction, Inducing, Inducer, Synthetic, Inducive, A Posteriori, Preliminary, Deductive

Antonyms: Deductive, Deducible, Illative, Inferential, Derivable, Reasoned, Analytical, Rational, Dogmatic, Scientific, Syllogistic, Conclusive, Connotative

Usage: He is giving inductive arguments which are not logically valid.

Meaning: वह विवेचनात्मक तर्क दे रहा है जो तार्किक रूप से मान्य नहीं हैं।

(ii) Upsurge (N.): an upward surge in the strength or quantity of something; an increase.

Pronunciation: अप्सर्ज

Hindi Translations: उन्नति, चढ़ाव, लहर, अभ्युत्थान, तरक़्क़ी, उभाड़

Synonyms:  Surge, Rise, Growth, Lift, Increase, Upswing, Boomed, Recrudescence, Soar, Swell, Levitation, Heave, Boost

Antonyms: Decline, Decrease, Downturn, Declension, Depreciation, Descent, Recession, Slump, Attenuation, Abridgment, Adjustment, Abridgement, Bluff

Usage: There was a genuine upsurge of religious feeling.

Meaning: वहा पर धार्मिक भावना का वास्तविक उत्थान था।

(iii) Swank (V.): display proudly; act ostentatiously or pretentiously.

Pronunciation: स्वैंगक

Hindi Translations: शेखी बघारना

Synonyms:  Peacock, Swagger, Flaunt, Show Off, Flash, Prance, Strut, Swell, Swash, Snub, Fly, Put On Airs, Stalk

Antonyms: Sprint

Usage: Intelligent people don't swank about their knowledge.

Meaning: बुद्धिमान लोग अपने ज्ञान के बारे में शेखी नहीं बघारते।

(iv) Agog (Adj.): very eager or curious to hear or see something.

Pronunciation: अगाग

Hindi Translations: उत्सुक, विकल

Synonyms:  Eager, Anxious, Excited, Impatient, Keen, Avid, Enthusiastic, Interested, Ardent, Breathless, Curious, Thrilled, Thirsty

Antonyms: Uninterested

Usage: The people were all agog to know the election results.

Meaning: चुनाव परिणाम जानने के लिए सभी लोग उत्सुक थे।

(v) Critic (N.): a person who expresses an unfavourable opinion of something.

Pronunciation: क्रिटिक

Hindi Translations: समालोचक, समीक्षक, गुणदोष विचारक, आलोचक, छिद्रान्वेशी, जांचनेवाला

Synonyms:  Judge, Connoisseur, Censor, Commentator, Reviewer, Detractor, Criticizes, Analyst, Faultfinder, Authority, Criticism, Arbiter

Antonyms: Supporter, Guardian, Devotee, Enthusiast, Apologist, Member, Support, Sponsor, Defender, Protector, Exponent, Proponent

Usage: He is a major critic of social media.

Meaning: वह सोशल मीडिया के प्रमुख आलोचक 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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