Daily Vocabulary: 2nd January 2020

To strengthen the crust and core of your English language, what you need is new and effective words added to your dictionary every day. This is a tedious task if you sit with the dictionary every day. Adda247 brings to you a compact way of learning constantly and efficiently. This is today’s Vocabulary for the aspirants who are preparing for the various banking examinations. SBI Clerk, LIC Assistant Mains, IBPS RRB, IBPS PO, IBPS Clerk are some of the upcoming examinations which can be prepared with the aid of daily Vocabulary. Vocab will help you excel not just in the examinations but will help you sail through the Interview round of the examinations you are preparing for. The words you choose will accelerate you in the correct path towards success and we hope that this article serves the purpose. Here is the vocabulary for 2nd January 2019.

DEROGATORY (Adjective) : अपमानजनक
Meaning: showing a critical or disrespectful attitude.
Synonyms: disparaging, slighting, pejorative, belittling
Antonyms: complimentary, appreciative, favorable, flattering
Example: He made some derogatory comment/remark about her appearance.

TRUCULENT (Adjective) : लड़ाकू
Meaning: eager or quick to argue or fight; aggressively defiant.
Synonyms: defiant, aggressive, antagonistic, belligerent
Antonyms: cooperative, friendly, amiable
Example: I found him truculent and unpleasant.

INDELIBLE (Adjective) : अमिट
Meaning: not able to be forgotten.
Synonyms: indestructible, permanent, lasting, persisting
Antonyms: delible, destructible, erasable, impermanent
Example: Getting out didn’t make such an indelible impression as going in.

CULT (Noun) : पंथ
Meaning:a religious group
Synonyms:band, group
Antonyms:disbelief
Example:Their son ran away from home and joined a religious cult.

TRACT (Noun) : तंत्र
Meaning:a large area of land
Synonyms:estate, expanse
Antonyms:whole
Example:The house is surrounded by vast tracts of woodland.

STAGNANT (Adjective) : ठहरा हुआ
Meaning:not growing or developing
Synonyms:inactive, static
Antonyms:active, moving
Example:Recently, the company’s sales have been declining or stagnant.

PETULANCE (Noun) : अशिष्टता
Meaning: the quality of being childishly sulky or bad-tempered.
Synonyms: bitterness, cynicism, irritability
Example: Symptoms of migraines include pain, blurred vision, and petulance.

FIDGETY (Adjective) : बेचैन
Meaning: inclined to fidget; restless or uneasy.
Synonyms: restless, uneasy, agitated, quivering
Antonyms: calm, still
Example: Even though she tried to control her body, the fidgety toddler couldn’t be still during story time.

UNDERLAY (Verb) : बुनियाद
Meaning: place something under (something else), especially to support or raise it.
Synonyms: control, determine, manage, regulate
Antonyms: abandon, liberate mismanage, neglect
Example: Construction workers will underlay a support beam beneath the drooping floor in an effort to make it more secure.

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