Daily Vocabulary for Defence Exams: 29th January 2019

Daily Vocabulary for Defence Exams: 29th January 2019


Vocabulary is an important part of English that helps you deal with all kinds of questions in objective as well as descriptive papers of various exams. In the recently concluded Defence Exams, we witnessed that a major part of the exam was based on vocabulary. Many questions were vocab based and we can expect the same in the upcoming exams. It becomes very important to learn ample amount of words for the upcoming Government Job Exams. You can learn new words daily from our Daily Word List . Here is a list of words from daily Editorials. Learn the words and make your own sentences on the basis of the given word list.

1. REQUITE : बदला चुकाना
Meaning:to give or do something in return for something given to you or done for you
Synonyms:reward, return
Antonyms:deny, depart
Example:Requited love is not enough to sustain a long-term relationship.

2. COMPENSATE : कमी पूर्ति
Meaning:to pay someone money in exchange for something that has been lost or damaged or for some problem
Synonyms:pay, refund
Antonyms:lose, fine
Example:Victims of the crash will be compensated for their injuries.

3. PENALIZE : दंड देना
Meaning:to cause someone a disadvantage
Synonyms:fine, condemn
Antonyms:excuse, assist
Example:The present tax system penalizes poor people.

4. DOMESTIC : घरेलू
Meaning: belonging or relating to the home, house, or family:
Synonyms:private, family
Antonyms:alien, foreign
Example:Most domestic hobs have four gas or electric rings.

5. RATIFICATION : अनुममर्थन
Meaning:the process of making an agreement official
Synonyms:approval, sanction
Antonyms:dismay, reject
Example:The agreement requires formal ratification by the league's athletic directors.

6. MENTOR : गुरु
Meaning:a person who gives a younger or less experienced person help and advice over a period of time
Synonyms:teacher, leader
Example:He acted as a business mentor to many young aspiring entrepreneurs.

7. SPURN : तिरस्कार
Meaning:to refuse to accept something or someone
Synonyms:disdain, despise
Antonyms:accept, admire
Example:She spurned my offers of help.

8. VANDALIZE : उपद्रव मचाना
Meaning:to intentionally damage property belonging to other people
Synonyms:demolish, damage
Antonyms:build, construct
Example:When I got back, my car had been vandalized.

9. REVAMP : पुनर्गठन
Meaning:to change or arrange something again, in order to improve it
Synonyms:repair, remake
Antonyms:break, damage
Example:We revamped the management system, but the business is doing no better than it was before.

10. GULLIBLE : आसानी से धोखा खानेवाला
Meaning:easily deceived or tricked
Synonyms:foolish, credulous
Antonyms:wise, astute
Example:There are any number of miracle cures on the market for people gullible enough to buy them.

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