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Vocab Express- 750

1. Ambivalent (adjective) - having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about something or someone.
Pronunciation- ऐम्बिवलन्ट
Hindi Translations- उभयभावी, द्वैधवृत्तिक
Synonyms- equivocal, uncertain
Antonyms- unequivocal, certain
Usage- She remained ambivalent about her marriage.
Meaning- वह अपनी शादी को लेकर आशंकित रहती थी।

2. Epochal (adjective)-forming or characterizing an epoch; epoch-making.
Pronunciation- एपोकल
Hindi Translations- महत्त्वपूर्ण
Synonyms- important, significant
Antonyms- inessential, insignificant
Usage- In the process, he paints his campaign in epochal terms.
Meaning- इस प्रक्रिया में, वह अपने अभियान को महत्त्वपूर्ण शब्दों में चित्रित करता है।

3. Demean (verb) - cause a severe loss in the dignity of and respect for (someone or something).
Pronunciation- डिमीन
Hindi Translations-नीचा दिखाना
Synonyms- degrading, humiliating, inglorious, abject
Antonyms- admire, elevate, honor, laud
Usage- We should not demean any profession.
Meaning- हमें किसी भी पेशे को नीचा नहीं दिखाना चाहिए।

4. Profane (adjective) - vulgar and inappropriate
Pronunciation- प्रोफ़ेन
Hindi Translations- अपवित्र, अशुद्ध
Synonyms- coarse, nasty
Antonyms- kind, polite
Usage- They have profaned the long upheld traditions of the Temple.

Meaning- उन्होंने मंदिर की पुरानी परंपराओं को तोड़ दिया है।

5. Sojourn (noun) - a temporary stay at one place, esp. while traveling.
Pronunciation- सोजर्न
Hindi Translations-विराम, ठहरना
Synonyms-stay, tarry, visit, stopover.
Antonyms- journey, migration, departure, advance.
Usage- The young couple toured a number of wonderful places during their week-long sojourn in Europe.
Meaning- युवा जोड़े ने यूरोप में अपने सप्ताह भर के विराम दौरान कई अद्भुत स्थानों का दौरा किया।

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