The Hindu Editorial Vocabulary 13 April 2021 (Improve Your Vocabulary)

The Hindu Editorial VOCAB 13 April 2021
The Hindu Editorial VOCAB 13 April 2021

The Hindu Editorial VOCAB 13 April 2021 (Improve Your Vocabulary)

STRIDE (noun) : छलाँग
Meaning: A long step or stage in making progress.अर्थ: प्रगति करने में एक लंबा कदम या चरण। Synonyms: clump, tramp, stomp, stalk.
Antonyms: amble, meander, ramble, wander.
Usage: In two bounding strides the woman was in the street, kneeling over her friend.

VEXATIOUS (adjective) : कष्टकर
Meaning: Causing or tending to cause annoyance, frustration, or worry.अर्थ: गुस्सा, हताशा या चिंता का कारण या प्रवृत्ति।

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Synonyms: annoying, irksome, infuriating, exasperating.Antonyms: pleasing, soothing, aiding, assisting.
Usage: This vexatious problem was resolved, incompletely, by civil war and secession.

STODGY (adjective) : मैला-कुचैला
Meaning: Dull and uninspired; lacking originality or excitement.अर्थ: सुस्त और उदासीन; मौलिकता या उत्तेजना की कमी।
Synonyms: uninteresting, uninspired, monotonous, humdrum.
Antonyms: exciting, entertaining, breathtaking, enthralling.
Usage: Most of my students used informal, asymmetrical balance, as formal balance can seem stodgy and dull.

DODDER (verb) : डगमगाना
Meaning: tremble or totter, typically because of old age.अर्थ: कांपना या टोटका, आमतौर पर बुढ़ापे के कारण।
Synonyms: stumble, stagger, sway, lurch.
Antonyms: steady, fix, stay, still, remain.
Usage: The old woman doddered from the bed to the table.

AGAPE (adjective) : भौंचक्का
Meaning: (of a person’s mouth) wide open in surprise or wonder.अर्थ: (किसी व्यक्ति के मुँह में) आश्चर्य या आश्चर्य में खुला हुआ।
Synonyms: agog, breathless, enthusiastic, raring.
Antonyms: apathetic, indifferent, unimpressed, uninterested.
Usage: When I first saw the sunset in the Grand Canyon, I could only stand staring with my mouth agape.

TORPOR (noun) : उदासीनता
Meaning: a state of physical or mental inactivity; lethargy.
अर्थ: शारीरिक या मानसिक निष्क्रियता की स्थिति; सुस्ती।Synonyms: listlessness, languor, stagnation, idleness.
Antonyms: eagerness, keenness, spiritedness, vigor.
Usage: During the winter, the bears fall into an intense torpor.

PRECARIOUS (adjective) : अनिश्चित
Meaning: dependent on chance; uncertain.अर्थ:
 संयोग पर निर्भर; अनिश्चित।
Synonyms: unsure, unpredictable, doubtful, dubious.

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Antonyms: certain, stable, confirmed, definite.
Usage: As Finance Secretary I found that the finances of the state were in a precarious condition.

CONFABULATE (verb) : बातचीत करना
Meaning: to talk informally.अर्थ: अनौपचारिक रूप से बात करना।
Synonyms: chitchat, gossip, patter, schmooze.
Antonyms: be silent, be quiet, listen.
Usage: Guests gathered in the hallway to confabulate about the weather and make small talk.
EERIE (adjective) : भयग्रस्त
Meaning: strange and frightening.
अर्थ: अजीब और भयावह।Synonyms: sinister, ghostly, creepy, haunting.
Antonyms: normal, ordinary, prosaic, routine.
Usage: An eerie feeling came over us as we watched the scary movie.

SUCCINCTLY (adverb) : संक्षेप में
Meaning: in a way that expresses what needs to be said clearly and without unnecessary words.
अर्थ: एक तरह से जो व्यक्त करता है कि स्पष्ट रूप से और अनावश्यक शब्दों के बिना क्या कहने की आवश्यकता है।
Synonyms: brief, compendious, concise, terse.
Antonyms: circumlocutory, diffuse, long-winded, prolix.

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