The Hindu Vocabulary – 19-01-2018 : 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.DISCLOSE (VERB): to make known

Synonyms: divulge, expose        —————> Antonyms: cover, hide    

Example Sentence: You should not disclose your name here.


  1. REVENGE (NOUN):reaction to a wrong action

Synonyms: vengeance, retribution    —————> Antonyms: forgiveness, pardon   

Example Sentence: I will surely take revenge for I have suffered.


 

  1. HUNCH (NOUN): guess; speculation

Synonyms: guesswork, conjecture    —————> Antonyms: certainty, fact   

Example Sentence: The commentators had various hunches about the outcome of the next election.


  1. SUBDUED (ADJECTIVE):controlled

Synonyms: hushed, muted    —————> Antonyms: boisterous, communicative

Example Sentence: He was subdued by his boss.


  1. STAGNATION (NOUN):inactivity

Synonyms: quiescence, stasis  —————> Antonyms: boom, blast  

Example Sentence: It is hard to bear the stagnation of the economy.


  1. MOMENTUM (NOUN):push

Synonyms: impulse, strength  —————> Antonyms: meekness, weakness

Example Sentence: His efforts gained momentum.


  1. BANTER (NOUN): fun

Synonyms: chitchat, gossip   —————> Antonyms: flattery, praise   

Example Sentence: We had a lot of banter in the locker room.


  1. INVECTIVE (NOUN):verbal abuse

Synonyms: denunciation, tirade —————> Antonyms: exculpation, exoneration   

Example Sentence: The invective he faced for his actions were of no effect.


  1. SNITCH (VERB): reveal  

Synonyms: divulge, evince —————> Antonyms: conceal, suppress

Example Sentence: Ravi is going to snitch the secret.


  1. SURGE (NOUN): growth

Synonyms: deluge, upsurge —————> Antonyms: decline, decrease

Example Sentence: Sudden surge can be seen in dollar in the stock exchange today.

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