Vocabulary is an important part of English that helps you deal with all kinds of questions in objective as well as descriptive papers of various exams. Speaking of Govt Exams, SSC Stenographer, SSC GD Constable 2018 Exam, are the latest opportunities following SSC CPO & SSC CGL 2018 Exams. You can learn new words daily from our Daily Word List. Learn the words and make your own sentences based on the given word list. Here are a few challenging words from an article published in a reputed newspaper. Follow SSCADDA to take over daily challenging words.
1. ACRIMONY : रूखापन
Meaning: bitterness or ill feeling.
Synonyms: bitterness, rancour, resentment, ill feeling
Example: The acrimony of the dispute has shocked a lot of people.
2. INFINITESIMAL : अतिसूक्ष्म
Meaning: extremely small.
Synonyms: minute, tiny, minuscule, inappreciable
Example: The amounts of radioactivity present were infinitesimal.
3. LURID : भयंकर
Meaning: presented in vividly shocking or sensational terms.
Synonyms: sensational, sensationalist, melodramatic, exaggerated
Antonyms: restrained, discreet
Example: You can read all the lurid details of the affair in today’s paper.
4. MALAISE : अस्वस्थता
Meaning: a general feeling of discomfort, illness, or unease whose exact cause is difficult to identify.
Synonyms: unhappiness, restlessness, uneasiness, unease
Antonyms: comfort, well-being
Example: It is a malaise that affects both intellectuals and the masses.
5. OGLE : घूरना
Meaning: stare at in a lecherous manner.
Synonyms: stare, gawk
Antonyms: ignore, neglect
Example: Most women dislike being ogled .
6. PEEVISH : तुनुकमिज़ाज
Meaning: having or showing an irritable disposition.
Synonyms: irritable, irascible, fractious, fretful, cross, petulant
Antonyms: affable, easy-going
Example: The whole team was peevish after losing the game.
7. QUINTESSENTIAL : सर्वोत्कृष्ट
Meaning: representing the most perfect or typical example of a quality or class.
Synonyms: typical, prototypical, stereotypical, archetypal, classic
Example: Paris, the quintessential city of freedom and discretion, he could lead a double life.
8. SUAVE : सुशील
Meaning: (especially of a man) charming, confident, and elegant.
Synonyms: charming, sophisticated, debonair, urbane
Antonyms: unsophisticated, rude
Example: He was tall and suave, careful in dress, careful in behaviour.
9. TIRADE : निंदा-भाषण
Meaning: a long, angry speech of criticism or accusation.
Synonyms: diatribe, invective, polemic, denunciation, rant
Antonyms: compliment, praise
Example: She launched into a tirade against the policies that ruined her business.
10. VILE : घिनौना
Meaning: extremely unpleasant.
Synonyms: foul, nasty, unpleasant, bad, disagreeable
Example: A vile smell assailed my nostrils.