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: He stopped writing and looked at me, pen poised.
2. Word: Hitherto (अब तक)
Pronunciation: hith -er-too/हिदर्टू
Part of Speech: Adverb
Meaning: until now or until the point in time under discussion.
Synonyms: yet, so far, till date
Antonyms: currently, instantly, recently
Use in a Sentence: All attempts to make hydrogen enters into stable chemical union have hitherto proved unsuccessful.
3. Word: Burgeon (बढ़ना)
Pronunciation: bur-juh n]/बर्जन
Part of Speech: Verb
Meaning: begin to grow or increase rapidly; flourish.
Synonyms: develop, expand
Antonyms: diminish, dwindle
Use in a Sentence: Seeds begin to burgeon at the initiation of spring.
4. Word: Foray (आक्रमण करना)
Pronunciation: fawr-ey/फॉरै
Part of Speech: Noun
Meaning:  a sudden attack or incursion into enemy territory, especially to obtain something; a raid.
Synonyms: despoil, charge
Antonyms: idleness, relax
Use in a Sentence: After an unsuccessful foray into diplomacies, Sham went back to his law practice.
5. Word: Speculation (विचार)
Pronunciation: spek-yuh-ley-shuh n/स्पेक्यलैशन
Part of Speech: Noun
Meaning:
a. a single instance or process of consideration.
b. a conclusion or opinion reached by such contemplation
Synonyms: hypothesis, guess
Antonyms: fact, truth
Use in a Sentence: The company moved quickly to cancel the speculation that it is losing money.
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6. Word: Bolster (सहारा)
Pronunciation: bohl-ster/बोल्स्टर
Part of Speech: Verb
Meaning: support or strengthen.
Synonyms: reinforce, brace, fortify
Antonyms: obstruct, weaken, hinder
Use in a Sentence: He is making a strong effort to bolster the territory’s confidence.
7. Word: Garner (एकत्र करना)
Pronunciation: gahr-ner/गार्नर
Part of Speech: Verb
Meaning: gather or collect (something, especially information or approval).
Synonyms: amass, accumulate
Antonyms: spread, dissipate
Use in a Sentence: This product does not garner all the essentials.
8. Word: Arbitrage (विवाचन)
Pronunciation: ahr-bi-trahzh/आर्बिट्राश़
Meaning:  the simultaneous purchase and sale of the same securities, commodities, or foreign exchange in different markets to profit from unequal prices.
Synonyms: speculation, liquidation
Use in a Sentence: To avoid significant arbitrage profits, the futures prices must converge.
9. Word: Erode (नष्ट करना)
Pronunciation: ih-rohd/ईरोड
Part of Speech: Verb
Meaning:
  a. gradually destroy or be gradually destroyed.
Synonyms: corrode, decay
Antonyms: construct, accentuate
Use in a Sentence: A bad justification will erode closeness.
10. Word: Booming (बहुत फलता-फूलता)
Pronunciation: boom-ing/बूमिंग
Part of Speech: Adjective
Meaning:
 a. having a period of great prosperity or rapid economic growth.
b. (of a sound or voice) loud, deep, and resonant.
Synonyms: prosperous, flourishing
Antonyms: peaceful, low
Use in a Sentence: Currently, the banking and finance sector was booming.

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