The Hindu Vocabulary – 03-01-2018 : Important For Competitive Exams : SSC CGL, Bank PO/Clerk, IBPS PO-RRB, CSAT, CDS, NDA, AFCAT

The Hindu Vocab, The Hindu Vocabulary, English Vocabulary, One word substitution, idioms and phrases, antonyms and synonyms

1.DISSUADE (VERB): take our of
Synonyms: deter, divert                ———-> Antonyms: aid, assist
Example Sentence :  The man was about to attempt to dissuade her.


            

  1. FAZE(VERB):embarrass 

Synonyms: annoy, appall          ———-> Antonyms: delight, explain
Example Sentence:   Do you have any other work except fazing him.


  1. BOGGLE (VERB): astonish

Synonyms: startle, amaze        ———-> Antonyms: expect, hope
Example Sentence: When Swami Vivekananda started speaking about India, everyone was boggled.


  1. SHREWD(ADJECTIVE):clever

Synonyms: astute, cagey        ———-> Antonyms: blunt, dull
Example Sentence:  Rahul is a shrewd person.


  1. TRUSTWORTHY(ADJECTIVE):reliable

Synonyms: accurate, authentic        ———-> Antonyms: doubtful, false 
Example Sentence:   My friend Puneet is a trustworthy person.


  1. BRASSY (ADJECTIVE): vulgar

Synonyms: blaring, bold       ———-> Antonyms: afraid, fearful
Example Sentence:  This is totally brassy.


  1. FLASHY (ADJECTIVE): flamboyant

Synonyms: garish gaudy        ———-> Antonyms: drab, modest
Example Sentence:  She was a large, flashy woman, wearing a quantity of cheap jewelry.


  1. SUBDUED (ADJECTIVE): quiet

Synonyms: hushed, mellow      ———-> Antonyms: cheerful, happy
Example Sentence:  Subdued nature of my friend.


  1. VERACIOUS (ADJECTIVE): true

Synonyms: credible, factual       ———-> Antonyms: untrue, false
Example Sentence:  His autobiography is totally veracious.


  1. WILY (ADJECTIVE): crafty,clever

Synonyms: crooked, shifty         ———-> Antonyms: frank, honest
Example Sentence: He is too wily that he can’t be deceived.

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