The Hindu Vocabulary 29 August 2018

Share:

The Hindu Vocabulary 29 August 2018

Hello students, here you can read daily vocab from The Hindu Newspapers. Our team find daily important vocab from complete The Hindu E-paper, and combine them so that all students, can read them in one place and improve their vocabulary. So, daily visit on https://www.sscias.com and read daily vocab.
Please provide your feedback on comments, it helps to continue daily vocabulary.
>> Read Daily The Hindu Important Articles

the-hindu-vocabulary-29-august-2018

1. BALK (VERB): Prevent : (स्र्कावट डालना)
Synonyms: obstruct, hinder
Antonyms: allow, permit
Example Sentence: Somehow I managed to balk laughing.

2. AVOW (VERB): Acknowledge: (खुलकर कहना)
Synonyms: declare, concede
Antonyms: ignore, refuse
Example Sentence: Nobody avows my work, moreover I don’t like to blow my own trumpet.

3. AUGUST (ADJECTIVE): Acclaimed: (प्रतापी)
Synonyms: grand, eminent
Antonyms: ignoble, despicable
Example Sentence: He is an august man I think Police is barking up the wrong tree.

4. ALACRITY (NOUN): Promptness: (तत्परता)
Synonyms: alertness, avidity
Antonyms: dullness, lethargy
Example Sentence: India showed alacrity in extending the olive branch to Pakistan.

5. ADO (NOUN): Fuss: (हलचल)
Synonyms: bother, confusion
Antonyms: calm, peace
Example Sentence: It has made great ado already, let’s call it a day.

6. ARTICULATE (VERB): Hinge: (साफ़ साफ़ बोलना)
Synonyms: join, integrate
Antonyms: disjoin, disconnect
Example Sentence: I articulate his company once in a blue moon.

7. ARID (ADJECTIVE): Parched: (शुष्क)
Synonyms: dreary, dry
Antonyms: humid, damp
Example Sentence: This time I am arid in telling you fables otherwise I know the ropes.

8. AVID (ADJECTIVE): Ardent: (उत्सुक)
Synonyms: devoted, fervent
Antonyms: apathetic, cold
Example Sentence: He is an avid man with larger than life perspective.

9. ARCANE (ADJECTIVE): Hidden: (रहस्य का)
Synonyms: mystic, occult
Antonyms: known, familiar
Example Sentence: I can’t paint to save my life it’s my arcane weakness.


10. ADDLE (VERB): Confuse: (घबडाया हुआ)
Synonyms: baffle, befuddle
Antonyms: explain, clarify
Example Sentence: Everybody witnessed, you got addled yesterday, your debate had more holes than a swiss cheese.

Source : http://mahendras.org/

No comments