The Hindu Editorial VOCAB 9 June 2022 (Improve Your Vocabulary


The Hindu Editorial VOCAB 9 June 2022

CROTCHETY(Adjective) : सनकी

  • Meaning: often in a bad mood and easily annoyed
  • अर्थ: अक्सर बुरे मूड में और आसानी से नाराज
  • Synonyms: grouchy, grumpy
  • Antonyms: happy, pleasant
  • Usage: By the time the meal began, the youngest children were getting tired and crotchety.

COMPLAISANT(Adjective) : मेहरबान

  • Meaning: willing to satisfy others by being polite and fitting in with their plans
  • अर्थ: अपनी योजनाओं के साथ विनम्र  होकर दूसरों को संतुष्ट करने के लिए तैयार हैं
  • Synonyms: amiable, polite
  • Antonyms: discontented, antagonistic
  • Usage: He spent the next hour setting up an alibi with two complaisant friends.

DETERRENCE (Noun) : निवारण

  • Meaning: the action of discouraging an action or event through instilling doubt or fear of the consequences.
  • अर्थ: संशय उत्पन्न करने या परिणामों के भय से किसी क्रिया या घटना को हतोत्साहित करने की क्रिया।
  • Synonyms: determent, disincentive, dissuasion
  • Usage: Deterrence of aggression also demands forward defense.

UNTRAMMELED (adjective) : बेरोक

  • Meaning: not deprived of freedom of action or expression; not restricted or hampered.
  • अर्थ: कार्रवाई या अभिव्यक्ति की स्वतंत्रता से वंचित नहीं; प्रतिबंधित या बाधित नहीं।
  • Synonyms: unobstructed, unhampered, unrestrained, unfettered.
  • Antonyms: limited, restrained, restricted, obstructed.
  • Usage: My mother always encourages me to let my untrammeled dreams run wild.

Piquant (Adjective) : सरस

  • Meaning: having a pleasantly sharp taste or appetizing flavour., pleasantly stimulating or exciting to the mind.
  • अर्थ: एक सुखद तेज स्वाद या स्वादिष्ट स्वाद, मन को सुखद या उत्तेजक।
  • Synonym: poignant, intriguing, stimulating, interesting, fascinating, zesty
  • Antonym: bland, insipid, dull, zestless, insipid
  • Usage:- Gobblezz restaurant have a secret piquant sauce that makes the dish scrumptious.

AMICABLE (Adjective) : मैत्रीपूर्ण

  • Meaning: characterized by friendliness and absence of discord.
  • अर्थ: मित्रता और कलह के अभाव की विशेषता।
  • Synonyms: cordial, civil, courteous
  • Antonyms: unfriendly, hostile
  • Usage: If you were a bit more amicable, people would not be afraid to approach you.

HYSTERIA (Noun) : हमला

  • Meaning: exaggerated or uncontrollable emotion or excitement.
  • अर्थ: अतिरंजित या बेकाबू भावना या उत्तेजना।
  • Synonyms: frenzy, wildness, attack
  • Antonyms: calmness, self-possession
  • Usage: The hostages were in a state of hysteria when they were rescued by the police.

MEED(Noun) : पारितोषिक

  • Meaning: a much deserved reward or honor
  • अर्थ: एक बहुत ही योग्य इनाम या सम्मान
  • Synonyms: atonement, compensation
  • Antonyms: disregard, penalty
  • Usage: The handyman is owed a meed for his work on the home but is yet to be paid.

CARNAGE(Noun) : नरसंहार

  • Meaning: that which is left after an extremely violent event such as a massacre
  • अर्थ: वह जो नरसंहार जैसे अत्यंत हिंसक घटना के बाद बचा है
  • Synonyms: crime, bloodshed
  • Antonyms: peace, non- violence
  • Usage: We banned our child from playing his favorite video game because of the violence and carnage it contained.

The Hindu Editorial VOCAB 9 June 2022 (Improve Your Vocabulary


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