Daily Vocabulary for Defence Exams: 9th 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.BETRAYAL विश्वासघात
Meaning: the action of betraying one's country, a group, or a person.
Synonyms: treachery, cheat
Antonyms: faithfulness, loyalty
Example: The betrayals are harder to get over than any physical injury.

2.MANIFESTATION अभिव्यक्ति
Meaning: the action or fact of showing something
Synonyms: demonstration, reveal
Antonyms: hide, conceal
Example: To colonists, idiocy was a pitiable and vulnerable condition, one more manifestation of God's diverse creations.

3.PROSPECTIVE  प्रत्याशित
Meaning: expected or expecting to be the specified thing in the future
Synonyms: potential, possible
Antonyms: impossible
Example: Prospective measures must be taken to make sure that future investments do not fail like the current ones.

4.DISPOSITION  मनोवृत्ति
Meaning:a person's inherent qualities of mind and character.
Synonyms:nature, temperament
Antonyms:disinclination
Example: With her inquisitive disposition, Sarah is an ideal candidate for the detective’s position.

5.INCESSANTLY  निरंतर
Meaning: without interruption
Synonyms: constantly, continually
Antonyms: stoppage, cease
Example: Reena talked about Romil incessantly.

6.ABORIGINAL  मूल निवासी
Meaning: inhabiting or existing in a land from the earliest
times or from before the arrival of colonists.
Synonyms: indigenous, naive
Antonyms: modern, new
Example: The archaeologist found several aboriginal artifacts at the dig site of the ancient city.

7.ABOUND प्रचुर मात्रा में
Meaning: exist in large numbers or amounts.
Synonyms: flourish, abundant
Antonyms: less, small
Example: Local beers abound in the neighborhood pub that is rumored to have some of the best beverages in the world.

8.ALTRUISM  परोपकारिता
Meaning: disinterested and selfless concern for the well-being of others.
Synonyms: selfless, self-denial
Antonyms: selfish, mean
Example: Some may choose to work with vulnerable elderly people out of altruism.

9.CAUSTIC सख़्त
Meaning: extremely sarcastic or critical.
Synonyms: mordant, destructive
Antonyms: safe
Example: Because my uncle was a mean man, he took pleasure in making caustic statements to people.

10.CLOYING  खुशामदी
Meaning: disgust or sicken (someone) with an excess of sweetness, richness, or sentiment.
Synonyms:over the top, honeying
Antonyms: mild, good
Example: Jill is no longer impressed by cloying lines of devotion after having her heart broken countless times.


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