Word of the Day

Word of the Day 1. GRAB (verb)  धरना Meaning: obtain or get (something) quickly or opportunistically. Synonyms: obtain, acquire, get, receive, gain, earn, win, take possession of, procure, secure, gather, collect, amass, hook, achieve, attain, bag, score, swing, nab, collar. Antonyms: discharge, free, liberate, release, drop, loosen, unhand, miss. 2. CONCEDE (verb)   हार मानना Meaning: surrender […]

Daily Dose of Vocabulary (10th August, 2018)

Daily Dose of Vocabulary (10th August, 2018) 1. Word: Poised (संतुलित) Pronunciation: poizd/पॉइज़्ड Part of Speech: Adjective Meaning:         a. having a composed and self-assured manner.         b. having a graceful and elegant bearing. Synonyms: confident, tranquil Antonyms: dizzy, clumsy Use in a Sentence: […]

Daily Dose of Vocabulary (9th August, 2018)

Daily Dose of Vocabulary (9th August, 2018) 1).Shockingly (Adverb) Definition: in a way that causes indignation, horror, or disgust Synonyms: fearfully, hopelessly, appallingly Usage: the debts were shockingly revealed to total £23m 2). Confine (Verb) Definition: keep or restrict someone or something within certain limits of (space, scope, or time). […]

Daily Dose of Vocabulary (8th August, 2018)

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Daily Dose of Vocabulary (8th August, 2018) 1). Miscreants (Noun) Definition: a person who has done something wrong or unlawful Synonyms: criminal, culprit, wrongdoer, malefactor, offender, villain, black hat, lawbreaker Usage: the police are straining every nerve to bring the miscreants to justice 2). Unleashed (Verb) Definition: release (a dog) […]

Daily Dose of Vocabulary (7th August, 2018)

Daily Dose of Vocabulary (7th August, 2018) 1. Crescendo (noun): The highest part or point. (चरम सीमा) Synonyms: Acme, Apex, Apogee, Zenith, Summit, Pinnacle Antonyms: Bottom, Nadir, Abyss, Base Example: The excitement reached its crescendo when he took the stage 2. Exigency (noun): That which is required in a particular […]

Daily Dose of Vocabulary (6th August, 2018)

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Daily Dose of Vocabulary (6th August, 2018) 1).Hailed (Verb) Definition:call out to (someone) to attract attention Synonyms:greet, salute, address, halloo, speak to, call out to, shout to, say hello to Usage: I hailed her in English 2).Amnesty (Noun) Definition:an official pardon for people who have been convicted of political offences […]

Daily Dose of Vocabulary (5th August, 2018)

Daily Dose of Vocabulary (5th August, 2018) 1).Aberration (Noun) Definition: a departure from what is normal, usual, or expected, typically an unwelcome one Synonyms:anomaly, deviation, divergence, abnormality, irregularity, variation, digression Usage:They described the outbreak of violence in the area as an aberration 2).Introspection (Noun) Definition: the examination or observation of […]

Daily Dose of Vocabulary (4th August, 2018)

Daily Dose of Vocabulary (4th August, 2018) 1). Posturing (Verb) Definition: behave in a way that is intended to impress or mislead Synonyms: pose, strike an attitude, put on airs, attitudinize, behave affectedly Usage: a masking of fear with macho posturing 2). Intricate (Adjective) Definition: very complicated or detailed Synonyms: […]

Daily Dose of Vocabulary (3rd August, 2018)

Daily Dose of Vocabulary (3rd August, 2018) 1). Eschew (Verb) Definition: deliberately avoid using; abstain from Synonyms: abstain from, refrain from, give up, forgo, forswear, shun, renounce Usage: He appealed to the crowd to eschew violence 2).Knee-Jerk (Adjective) Definition: reacting in a readily predictable way Synonyms: impulse, automatic, involuntary Usage: […]