Daily Vocabulary: 20th September 2019


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PREPARATORY (adjective) : तैयार करना
Meaning: serving as or carrying out preparation for a task or undertaking.
Synonyms: preliminary, prior, introductory, prefatory.
Antonyms: conclusive, ultimate, decisive, consequent.
Usage: Agriculture and economic policy have their own special preparatory committees.

POGROM (noun)  : तबाही
Meaning: massacre, mass murder.
Synonyms: holocaust, slaughter, decimation, carnage.
Antonyms: relief, rescue, refuge, support.
Usage: It is unthinkable that anyone could design a pogrom as a means for eliminating a group of people.

FRAY (noun) : दंगा
Meaning: a battle or fight.
Synonyms: skirmish, altercation, tussle, struggle.
Antonyms: agreement, truce, harmony, tranquility.
Usage: Police officers pushed several against cars to separate them from the fray as the fight spilled into a parking garage.

CROTCHETY(Adjective) : सनकी
Meaning: often in a bad mood and easily annoyed
Synonyms: grouchy, grumpy
Antonyms: happy, pleasant
Usage: By the time the meal began, the youngest children were getting tired and crotchety.

PETULANT(Adjective)  : धृष्टतापूर्ण
Meaning: easily angered or annoyed, esp. in a rude way
Synonyms: impatient, fractious
Antonyms: agreeable, patient
Usage: I have listened to the arguments, and have confined myself to an impatient or petulant intervention.

COMPLAISANT(Adjective) : मेहरबान
Meaning: willing to satisfy others by being polite and fitting in with their plans
Synonyms: amiable, polite
Antonyms: discontented, antagonistic
Usage: He spent the next hour setting up an alibi with two complaisant friends.

DETERRENCE (Noun) : विघटनकारी
Meaning: the action of discouraging an action or event through instilling doubt or fear of the consequences.
Synonyms: determent, disincentive, dissuasion
Usage: Deterrence of aggression also demands forward defense.

EXTOL (Verb)  : प्रशंसा करना
Meaning: praise enthusiastically.
Synonyms: eulogize, acclaim
Antonyms: criticize
Usage: I got angry when my mother would extol my brother’s accomplishments and ignore all the good things I did.

MEEK(Adjective) : निष्क्रिय
Meaning: quiet and unwilling to disagree or fight or to strongly support personal ideas and opinions
Synonyms: submissive, passive
Antonyms: bold, brave
Usage: The poor do not gain heaven, and the meek inherit the least of the earth.

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