Daily Vocab for Various Competitive Exams

Dear Aspirants,

Vocabulary is an important part of English that helps you deal with all kinds of questions in objective as well as descriptive papers of various exams. You can learn new words daily from our Daily Word List. Learn the words and make your own sentences on the basis of the given word list. Here are a few words and phrases from articles published in a reputed Newspaper.

1. Nonchalant : उदासीन
Meaning: (of a person or manner) feeling or appearing casually calm and relaxed; not displaying anxiety, interest, or enthusiasm.
Synonym:  aloof, apathetic, detached, mellow
Antonym: deliberate, enthusiastic, careful, biased

2. Epiphany : आविर्भाव
Meaning: A moment of sudden understanding or revelation
Synonym: Flash, oracle
Antonym: Confusion, Secret

3.Cumbersome : बोझीला
Meaning: burdensome; troublesome; unwieldy; clumsy.
Synonyms: bulky, burdensome, embarrassing, heavy, inconvenient, ponderous, tiresome, unwieldy.
Antonyms: aiding, airy, convenient, easy, fun.

4. Discordant : बेताल, असंगत
Meaning: being at variance; disagreeing; incongruous; disagreeable to the ear; dissonant; harsh.
Synonyms: cacophonous, clashing, dissonant, divergent, jarring, strident, antagonistic, antipathetic, at odds, contradictory, contrary, different, disagreeing, discrepant, grating, harsh.
Antonyms: similar, agreeable, agreeing, concordant.

5. Ambivalent : उभयभावी
Meaning: having mixed feelings about someone or something; being unable to choose between two (usually opposing) courses of action.
Synonyms: contradictory, doubtful, equivocal, hesitant, mixed, uncertain, undecided, unsure, clashing, debatable, fluctuating, inconclusive, irresolute, opposed, unresolved, vacillating, warring, wavering.
Antonyms: certain, clear, decided, definite.

6. Pernicious : घातक
Meaning: having a harmful effect, especially in a gradual or subtle way.
Synonym: harmful, damaging, destructive, injurious
Antonym: beneficial, benign, favourable

7. Jeopardize : ख़तरे में डालना
Meaning: put (someone or something) into a situation in which there is a danger of loss, harm, or failure
Synonym: threaten, endanger, imperil, menace
Antonym: safeguard

8. Vituperate : तिरस्कार करना
Meaning: blame or insult (someone) in strong or violent language.
Synonym: revile, rail against, inveigh against, fulminate against, attack, upbraid,

9. Privy :  रहस्यपूर्ण
Meaning: participating in the knowledge of something private or secret (usually followed by to); belonging or pertaining to some particular person, especially with reference to a sovereign.
Synonyms: covert, personal, private, separate, buried.
Antonyms: open, public, unconcealed, known, revealed, unaware.

10.  Moot : वाद-विवाद करना 
Meaning: open to discussion or debate; debatable; doubtful; of little or no practical value, meaning, or relevance; purely academic; not actual; theoretical; hypothetical.
Synonyms: debatable, problematic, unresolved, unsettled, open, suspect, at issue, contestable, controversial.
Antonyms: certain, definite, settle

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