The Hindu Editorial with Vocabulary Set – Day 1
Dear Students, Here we are going to provide The Hindu Editorial with Vocabulary Day 1 for Bank PO, SSC, IBPS, SBI and all Competitive Exams. it plays an important role in getting good marks in English Section. lets begin practicing this vocabulary to increase your word power. Vocabulary Set Day 1
1) Sluggish (Adjective) — सुस्त या निष्क्रिय
Meaning of Word : slow-moving or inactive.
Synonyms: inactive, quiet, slow
Antonyms : busy, brisk
Usage of Vocab: a sluggish stream
2) Curtailed (Verb) — घटाना
Meaning of Word: reduce in extent/quantity, imposing a restriction on.
Synonyms: reduce, cut, cut down
Antonyms: increase, lengthen
Usage: “civil liberties were further curtailed”
3) Arsenal (Noun) — आयुधागार
Meaning of Word: a place where weapons and military equipment are stored or made.
Synonyms: armoury, arms depot, arms cache
Antonyms: debt, dearth, lack
Usage: “India’s nuclear arsenal”
4) Formidable (Adjective) — दुर्जेय
Meaning of Word: inspiring fear or respect via being impressively large, powerful, intense, or capable.
Synonyms: intimidating, forbidding, redoubtable
Antonyms: pleasant-looking, comforting, easy
Usage: “a formidable opponent”
5) Amassed (Verb) — जमा या संकलित करना
Meaning of Word : gatherTogether or accumulate (a large amount or number of material or things) over a period of time.
Synonyms: gather, collect, assemble
6) Comatose (Adjective) — मूच्र्छित
Meaning of Word: relating to or in a state of coma.
Synonyms: unconscious, in a coma, insensible
Antonyms: alert, awake, consciou
Usage: “Pooja had been comatose for seven Days”
7) Bogged (Verb) – रोकना
Meaning of Word: be prevented from making progress in a task or activity.
Synonyms: mire, stick, trap
Antonyms: distributary, effluent
Usage: “Everyone must not get boggedDown in detail”
8) Striving (Verb) – प्रयास करना
Meaning of Word: struggle or fight vigorously.
Synonyms: try, try hard, attempt
Antonyms: apathy, aversion, contentment
Usage: “Students must strive against bias”
9) Abatement (Noun) — उपशमन
Meaning of Word: the action of abating or being abated; ending or subsiding.
Synonyms: subsiding, dying down/away/out, dropping off/away
Antonyms: intensification, increase
Usage: “the trend shows no sign of abatement”
10) Dispirited (Adjective) — मायूसी
Meaning of Word: having lost enthusiasm and hope; disheartened.
Synonyms: dishearten, discourage, demoralize
Vocabulary Set Day 1