Best vocabulary for all exams (Set-19)

Best vocabulary for all exams (Set-19)

Best vocabulary for  all exams 

1) Frenetic– (उन्मत्त)

Meaning – fast and energetic in a rather wild and uncontrolled way.

Usage – “a frenetic pace of activity”

Synonyms – frantic, wild, frenzied, hectic, fraught, feverish, fevered, mad, manic, hyperactive, energetic, intense

Antonyms –balanced,calm


2) Exigencies - (तत्काल आवश्यकता या मांग)

Meaning - an urgent need or demand.

Synonyms - need, demand, requirement, want

Usage - "women worked long hours when the exigencies of the family economy demanded it"


3) Frontally - (सामने की ओर से)

Meaning - of, relating to, or adjacent to the forehead or the frontal bone

Synonyms - anterior, fore, forward, front, frontward (or frontwards)

Antonyms - aft, after, hind, hinder, hindmost,posterior, rear, rearward

Usage - most cars have the engine in the frontal part


4) Edify- (उपदेशदेना)

Meaning – instruct or improve (someone) morally or intellectually.

Usage – “Rachel had edified their childhood with frequent readings from Belloc”

Synonyms – educate, instruct, teach, school, tutor, coach, train, guide

Antonyms – hide,secret, distort, brutalize


5) Cryptic- (गुप्त)

Meaning – having a meaning that is mysterious or obscure.

Usage – “he found his boss’s utterances too cryptic”

Synonyms – enigmatic, mysterious, hard to understand, confusing, mystifying, perplexing, puzzling, obscure, abstruse

Antonyms –clear, obvious, plain, seen, straightforward


6)Onus – (भार या दायित्व)

Meaning - something that is one's duty or responsibility

Synonyms - burden, responsibility, liability, obligation, duty

Antonyms - advantage, benefit

Usage - "the onus is on you to show that you have suffered loss"


7) Artifice – (चालाकी)

Meaning – clever or cunning devices or expedients, especially as used to trick or deceive others.

Usage – “an industry dominated by artifice”

Synonyms – trickery, deviousness, deceit, deception, dishonesty, cheating, duplicity, guile, cunning, artfulness, wiliness, craft, craftiness, evasion

Antonyms –candor, frankness, honesty, honor, ingenuousness, innocence, openness, reality, sincerity, truthfulness


8) Succumb – (मरजाना)

Meaning – fail to resist pressure, temptation, or some other negative force, or die from the effect of a disease or injury.

Usage – “we cannot merely give up and succumb to despair”

Synonyms – yield, give in, give way, submit, surrender, capitulate, cave in, die from, die of, pass away as a result of, be a fatality of

Antonyms -conquer, create, overcome, win


9) Disparaging – (अपमानजनक)

Meaning - expressing the opinion that something is of little worth; derogatory.

Synonyms - belittle, decry, defame

Antonyms - admire, approve

Usage - "disparaging remarks about council houses"


10) Fulcrum – (आधार)

Meaning - a thing that plays a central or essential role in an activity, event, or situation.

Synonyms - lever, pin

Antonyms - stiffen, close

Usage - "research is the fulcrum of the academic community"