Daily Vocabulary for Defence Exams: 1st February 2019

Daily Vocabulary for Defence Exams: 1st February 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.MINUTE : सूक्ष्म
Meaning:infinitely or immeasurably small
Synonyms:minimal, tiny
Antonyms:significant, large
Example:The minute stain on the document was not visible to the naked eye.

2.EVIDENT : प्रत्यक्ष
Meaning:clearly revealed to the mind or the senses or judgment
Synonyms:obvious, visible
Antonyms:doubtful, hidden
Example:That confidence was certainly evident in the way Smith handled the winning play with 14 seconds left on the clock.

3.SCARCE : दुर्लभ 
Meaning:deficient in quantity or number compared with the demand
Synonyms:rare, scant
Antonyms:abundant, plentiful
Example:With jobs so scarce, many young people have nothing to do.

4.EARNEST : बयाना
Meaning:characterized by a firm, humorless belief in one's opinions
Synonyms:eager, urgent
Antonyms:frigid, indifferent
Example:He was a very earnest young man.

5.WANDER : उधर-इधर घूमना
Meaning:move or cause to move in a sinuous or circular course
Synonyms:drift, float
Example:He was here a minute ago but he's wandered off somewhere.

6.DESPAIR : आशाहीन्ता
Meaning:a state in which all hope is lost or absent
Synonyms:misery, pain
Antonyms:joy, peace
Example:To her teacher's despair, Nicole never does the work that she's told to do.

7.PERISH : तबाह होना
Meaning:to die, especially in an accident or by being killed, or to be destroyed
Synonyms:vanish, wither
Antonyms:appear, arrive
Example:Three hundred people perished in the earthquake.

8.DISPOSITION : स्वभाव
Meaning:the particular type of character that a person naturally has
Synonyms:habit, tendency
Antonyms:hatred, dislike
Example:In this theory persons evoke eros if they have beautiful bodies, minds, or dispositions.

9.BESTOW : अर्पित करना
Meaning:to give something as an honour or present
Synonyms:award, grant
Antonyms:take, deny
Example:The country’s highest medal was bestowed upon him for heroism.

10.ALLEGE : अभियोग लगाना
Meaning:to say that someone has done something illegal or wrong without giving proof
Synonyms:charge, declare
Antonyms:withdraw, object
Example:She is alleged to have been at the center of an international drug ring.


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