The Hindu Vocabulary – 22-01-2018 : Important For Competitive Exams : SSC CGL, Bank PO/Clerk, IBPS PO-RRB, CSAT, CDS, NDA, AFCAT

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1.PROD (VERB): incite

Synonyms:  nudge, press              ————> Antonyms: discourage, repress

Example Sentence: He was prodded to complete the tasks.

  1. RAIL(VERB): scold

Synonyms: upbraid, berate   ————> Antonyms: praise, compliment

Example Sentence: The kid was railed by the teacher for his misbehavior.


Synonyms: impractical, unrealistic       ————> Antonyms: practical, pragmatic

Example Sentence: Having a moon top experience in an all new Honda city is a chivalrous situation.


  1. HUBBUB (NOUN):a confusion of voices and other sounds.

Synonyms: bedlam, clang   ————> Antonyms: calm, peace

Example Sentence:  The children filled the room with hubbub.

  1. DECIMATE (VERB):destroy

Synonyms: annihilate, exterminate   ————> Antonyms: build, create

Example Sentence:  She was trying to decimate my evening plans.

  1. PIOUS (ADJECTIVE):dedicated

Synonyms: devout, righteous  ————> Antonyms: sinful, impious

Example Sentence: I have a pious feeling in my mind.

  1. TEEM (VERB):Overflow

Synonyms: overrun, full   ————> Antonyms: lack, need    

Example Sentence:  The sagas teem with references to the inhabitants..

  1. ANGUISH(NOUN):  pain

 Synonyms: affliction, desolation   ————> Antonyms: euphoria, delight

Example Sentence: The patients admitted to safeguard hospital were in anguish.

  1. STATUTORY(ADJECTIVE):sanctioned

Synonyms: lawful, judicial   ————> Antonyms: illegitimate, illicit

Example Sentence: Major Ranveer Singha is on a statutory parole.

  1. GUILE(NOUN): trickery

Synonyms: artfulness, artifice   ————> Antonyms: honesty, forthrightness

Example Sentence:  He is involved in a guile.


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