Words to enhance your vocabulary – 8-JAN-2023

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We don’t need to tell you the importance of speaking fluent English. Be it facing any interview, interacting among peer groups or gaining confidence in life in general, a person who is fluent in a global language will not feel out of place in any situation. Moreover, in many exams vocabulary plays a major role in solving a variety of questions. So why wait, begin your learning with Class24.

Menacing (adj.)

Meaning- seeming likely to cause you harm or danger (डरावना)

Synonym- Threatening, Ominous, Minatory

Antonym- Auspicious, Harmless, Safe, Promising

Example- The strong dark eyebrows give his face an oddly menacing look.

Bogus (adj.)

Meaning- pretending to be real or true (जाली)

Synonym- Fake, Sham, Spurious, False

Antonym- Real, Genuine, Actual, Honest

Example- On investigation, his claim was found to be bogus.

Crooks (noun)

Meaning- a dishonest person (बदमाश)

Synonym- Outlaws, Rogues, Scoundrels

Antonym- Police, Law, Straighten

Example- The man is a crook and a liar.

Spurious (adj.)

Meaning- false, although seeming to be real or true (जाली)

Synonym- False, Bogus, Sham, Fake

Antonym- Real, Genuine, Valid

Example- He was arrested on spurious corruption charges.

Sheer (adj.)

Meaning- used to emphasize the size, degree or amount of something (निरा)

Synonym- Complete, Unmitigated, Total

Antonym- Moderate, Gradual

Example- The sheer number of questions overwhelmed her.

Retract (verb)

Meaning- to say that something you have said earlier is not true or correct or that you did not mean it (वापस लेना)

Synonym- Recant, Withdraw, Renounce

Antonym- Accept, Acknowledge, Admit

Example- The pilot retracted the plane's landing gear.

Vexatious (adj.)

Meaning- making you feel upset or annoyed (खिझाऊ)

Synonym- Annoying, Bothersome, Irritating

Antonym- Pleasing, Assisting, Helpful

Example- The amendment opens the door to vexatious litigation.

Pose (verb)

Meaning- to create a threat, problem, etc. that has to be dealt with (भंगिमा)

Synonym- Attitude, Submit

Antonym- Withhold, Refrain

Example- This curiosity should make you pose some questions naturally.

Evade (verb)

Meaning- to escape from somebody/something or avoid meeting somebody (बच निकलना)

Synonym- Dodge, Elude, Escape, Avoid

Antonym- Confront, Face, Encounter, Meet

Example- The criminals have so far managed to evade the police.

Crippling (adj.)

Meaning- seriously damaging or harming somebody/something (गंभीर)

Synonym- Ruinous, Disable, Harmful, Damaging

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