| Updated On September 6th, 2019 at 06:08 pm
1. PECULIAR (Adjective): अजीब
Meaning: different to what is normal or expected; strange.
Synonyms: strange, unusual, curious, abnormal
Antonyms: common, general, indefinite, ordinary
Example: My uncle is a peculiar man who wears the same outfit several days a week.
2. ACQUIT (Verb): बरी करना
Meaning: free (someone) from a criminal charge by a verdict of not guilty.
Synonyms: absolve, exonerate, exculpate, vindicate
Example: They always acquit themselves of their duty very well.
3. VALIANT (Adjective) : बहादुर
Meaning: possessing or showing courage or determination.
Synonyms: brave, fearless, courageous, valorous
Antonyms: cowardly, irresolute
Example: Firemen are valiant individuals who put their lives on the line to save others.
4. INEXORABLE (Adjective) : निष्ठुर
Meaning: impossible to stop or prevent.
Synonyms: relentless, unstoppable, unavoidable, inescapable
Antonyms: kind, merciful, sympathetic
Example: The inexorable truth is that Shelley is going to die within six months because she has cancer.
5. EXTOL (Verb) : प्रशंसा करना
Meaning: praise enthusiastically.
Synonyms: eulogize, acclaim
Example: I got angry when my mother would extol my brother’s accomplishments and ignore all the good things I did.
6. HEDGE (Verb) : बचाव
Meaning: limit or qualify (something) by conditions or exceptions.
Synonyms: confine, restrict, limit, hinder, obstruct,
Example: She was hedged in by her imperfect education
7. SPURN (Verb) : तिरस्कार
Meaning: reject with disdain or contempt.
Synonyms: refuse, decline, reject, rebuff
Antonyms: accept, admire, approve, allow
Example: Even after you spurn this so-called charity’s request for donations, they continue to hound you every week.
8. SUCCOUR (Noun): परेशानी में सहायता करना
Meaning: assistance and support in times of hardship and distress.
Synonyms: aid, assistance, support, ease
Antonyms: constraint, inhibition, restraint
Example: Even though Holly is painfully shy, she is never hesitant to offer succor to anyone who is in pain.
9. DEMUR (Verb) : आपत्ति
Meaning: raise objections or show reluctance.
Synonyms: object, protest, cavil, dissent
Antonyms: accept, agree
Example: Because the DA decided to demur the low bond, it was set at a higher fee.
10. PANDER (Verb) : बुरे कार्यों में सहायता करने वाला
Meaning: gratify or indulge (an immoral or distasteful desire or taste or a person with such a desire or taste).
Synonyms: indulge, gratify, satisfy
Antonyms: annoy, disappoint
Example: Because Jim wants his son to value a dollar, he does not pander to his whims by giving him everything he wants.