Enhance your vocabulary with vocab words - 24th Aug 2023

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Disproportionate: (adjective)

Meaning: To an extent that is too large or too small in comparison with something else. (अनुपातहीन)

Synonym: Extremely, Immensely, Improperly, Inordinately

Antonym: Balanced, Counterbalanced, Equitable, Moderate

Example: This act was found to be objectionable by some residents who stated that the new seventh district was disproportionately large.

Related Words:

Disproportion, Disproportioned, Disproportioning

Trick: The crowd is disproportionate and cannot be calibrate.

Controversy: (noun)

Meaning: Prolonged public disagreement or heated discussion (विवाद)

Synonym: Disagreement, Dispute, Argument, Debate

Antonym: Agreement, Concurrence, Peace, Compliment

Example: The decision aroused much controversy among the students.

Related Words:

Controversial, Controvert, Controversially

Trick: He never shows mercy in controversy.

Contested: (verb)

Meaning: Engage in competition to attain (a position of power). (चुनाव लड़ा)

Synonym: Debated, Argued, Challenged, Impugned

Antonym: Agreement, Calm, Peace, Quiet

Example: It will have a contested election for executive director.

Related Words:

Contesting, Contestable, Contestably

Trick: The teams contested and tested their ability

Threatened: (verb)

Meaning: A statement of an intention to inflict pain, injury, damage, or other hostile action on someone in retribution for something done or not done. (धमकी)

Synonym: Warning, Ultimatum, Commination, Menaces

Antonym: Certainty, Safety, Surety.

Example: The country is a great/major/serious threat to world peace.

Related words:

Threatening, Threateningly

Trick: Unke threats soch ko affect karte h

Deliberations: (noun)

Meaning: Discussion or thinking about something in detail. (विस्‍तृत विचार-विमर्श)

Synonym: Thought, Thinking, Consideration, Reflection. 

Antonym: Haste, Accidental, Impulsive, Precipitate. 

Example: After hours of deliberation, the council came to a decision.

Related words:

Deliberative, Deliberated, Deliberating.

Trick: The deliberation is done by foundation.

Suppressed: (verb)

Meaning: Forcibly put an end to. (दबा)

Synonym: Subdue, Defeat, Conquer, Vanquish

Antonym: Aid, Allow, Assist, Build Up

Example: He struggled to suppress his feelings of jealousy.

Related Words:

Suppression, Suppressing

Trick: The suppress of project makes everyone depressed.

Committed: (verb)

Meaning: The state or quality of being dedicated to a cause, activity, etc. (प्रतिबद्धता)

Synonym: Engagement, Guarantee, Need, Pledge

Antonym: Break, Breach, Irresponsibility, Denial

Example: The church has a commitment to helping the poor.

Related Words:

Commitment, Committing, Committedly

Trick: The architect’s commitment is good for establishment.

Resignation: (noun)

Meaning: Leave a job or office (इस्तीफा)

Synonym: Abandon, Relinquish, Surrender, Waive

Antonym: Assert, Begin, Claim, Come

Example: The senator was forced to resign his position.

Related Words:

Resigned, Resignedly

Trick: The man signs and resigns the job

Harassment: (noun)

Meaning: Aggressive pressure or intimidation. (उत्पीडन)

Synonym: Persecution, Harrying, Pestering, Badgering.

Antonym: Cooperation, Assistance, Aid, Comfort.

Example: The university condemns all forms of harassment.

Related words:


Trick: People harass the poetess.

Prevent: (verb)

Meaning: Keep (something) from happening. (रोकना)

Synonym: Avert, Avoid, Bar, Block

Antonym: Approve, Assist, Continue, Encourage

Example: You can't prevent my leaving.

Related Words:

Prevention, Preventive, Prevented, Preventing, Preventively

Trick: They helped us to prevent from this bad event.

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