Daily Use Vocabulary Words 3

Daily Use Vocabulary Words 3

Chilling (adjective)

Meaning: horrifying or frightening. (डरावना)

Synonyms: Scary, Unsettling, Distressing, Unnerving, Terrifying

Antonyms: Reassuring, Soothing, Comforting, Heartening

Example: The article concludes with a chilling reminder that the disease can strike anyone at any time.

 

 

Overlook (verb)

Meaning: ignore or disregard (something). (अनदेखीकरना)

Synonyms: Omit, Neglect, Skip, Excuse

Antonyms: Regard, Notice, Heed, Observe

Example: It is easy to overlook a small detail like that.

 

 

Transgression (Noun)

Meaning: the act or process of breaking a law or moral rule, or an example of this. (उल्लघनं)

Synonyms: Contravention, Misdemeanour, Indiscretion, Offense

Antonyms: Obedience, Observance, Compliance, Fulfilment

Example: Adolescence is a period marked by fascination with the transgression of rules.

 

 

Obfuscation (Noun)

Meaning: the action of making something less clear and less easy to understand. (उलझाना)

Synonyms: Complication, Mystification, Bafflement, Bewilderment

Antonyms: Clarification, Elucidation, Illumination, Explication

Example: They accused the White House of obstruction and obfuscation.

 

 

Harrowing (adjective)

Meaning: acutely distressing. (शोकजनक)

Synonyms: agonizing, excruciating, torturous, tormenting, traumatic

Antonyms: pleasing, gratifying, calming, bearable

Example: The film contained harrowing scenes of starving children.

 

 

Envisage (Verb)

Meaning: to imagine or expect something in the future. (पररकल्पना करना)

Synonyms: Foresee, Predict, Forecast, Envision

Antonyms: Disregard, Ignore

Example: Nobody can envisage the consequences of total nuclear war.

 

 

Disposition (Noun)

Meaning: a natural tendency to do something, or to have or develop something. (स्वभाव;मनोवत्तिृ)

Synonyms: Tendency, Inclination, Proneness, Predilection

Antonyms: Reluctance, Hesitance, Aversion, Unwillingness

Example: There was a general disposition to ignore the problem.

 

 

Incongruity (Noun)

Meaning: the state of being incongruous; incompatibility. (अयोग्यता; असगत्ततं)

Synonyms: Discordance, Dissonance, Discrepancy, Oddity

Antonyms: Consistency, Appropriateness, Uniformity, Regularity

Example: the incongruity of his fleshy face and skinny body disturbed her.

 

 

Fidelity (Noun)

Meaning: faithfulness to a person, cause, or belief, demonstrated by continuing loyalty and (त्तनष्ठा)

Synonyms: Allegiance, Constancy, Fastness, Fealty

Antonyms: Perfidy, Faithlessness, Treachery, Duplicity

Example: They betokened their fidelity to the leader with a vow.

 

 

Inimitable (adjective)

Meaning: so good or unusual as to be impossible to copy; unique. (अननकरणीयु; अत्तददतीय)

Synonyms: Unmatched, Peerless, Distinctive, Idiosyncratic

Antonyms: Common, Commonplace, Comparable, Ordinary

Example: He delivered the speech in his own inimitable style.