Daily Vocabulary: 29th July 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 an 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.



LOUSY(adjective)घटिया
Meaning: very bad
Synonyms: awful, horrible
Antonyms: good, great

Example: The pizza was so incredibly lousy that she wouldn’t even give it to her worst enemy.

DERISIVE(adjective)व्यंग्यात्मक
Meaning: mocking and ridiculing
Synonyms: cheeky, scornful
Antonyms: polite, respectful

Example: The bully let out a derisive laugh when mocking his classmate’s nerdy glasses.

GUSSY(verb) सुशोभित
Meaning: to make someone or something look more attractive or impressive
Synonyms: adorn, beautify
Antonyms: deface, spoil

Example: The museum will put finishing touches on new exhibits and gussy up old ones in time for the grand reopening.

INCERTITUDE(noun)संदेह 
Meaning: Uncertainty; doubt
Synonyms: Confused, Suspicious
Antonyms: Assurance, Belief
Example: The incertitude of his position in life caused him to postpone his marriage.

COGNIZANCE(noun) हस्तक्षेप, संज्ञान 
Meaning: To take notice of and consider something, especially when judging
Synonyms: Awareness, Familiarity
Antonyms: Unfamiliar, Ignorance

Example: The lawyer asked the jury to take cognizance of the defendant's generosity in giving to charity.

AGGRIEVE(adjective)पीड़ा देना 
Meaning: To make someone unhappy and angry
Synonyms: Offend, Hurt
Antonyms: Please, Praise

Example: They were aggrieved by the continued chiefly control over land.

TRUSS(noun)बांधना
Meaning: to secure tightly
Synonyms: bind, band
Antonyms: unbind, untie

Example: Police said the couple had been trussed up and robbed before being shot.

VOLITANT(adjective)तेजी से उड़ना
Meaning: flying or moving about rapidly
Synonyms: floating, soaring
Antonyms: slow, grounded
Example: Volitant birds have taken over the beach and quickly fly about the area looking for food.

PLUNK(verb)लापरवाही से नीचे रखना
Meaning: to put something down heavily and carelessly
Synonyms: drop, dump
Antonyms: glob, incline
Example: After a long day at work, the exhausted mechanic plunked himself down on the couch and began flipping through the channels.


                                    

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