Hindu Word Meaning for SSC CGL 2016, SSC CPO, SSC CHSL

Today’s Word from The Hindu

1. Diligent

  • Meaning: Quietly and steadily continuing a task despite any difficulties
  • Synonym: persevering, assiduous, industrious
  • Antonym: careless, ignorant. weary
  • Sentence:With diligent industry she revived the failing business


2. Deference

  • Meaning: A courteous expression (by word or deed) of esteem or regard
  • Synonym: obedience, compliance, yielding
  • Antonym: dishonour, disregard, noncompliance
  • Sentence:His deference to her wishes was very flattering
3. Covenant

  • Meaning: A formal agreement between two or more parties to perform or not perform some action
  • Synonym: promise, convention, bargain
  • Antonym: disagreement, misunderstanding, denial
  • Sentence:They covenanted with Judas for 30 pieces of silver
4. Obnoxious

  • Meaning:Causing disapproval or protest
  • Synonym: offensive, repulsive, abominable
  • Antonym: agreeable, lovable, wonderful
  • Sentence:He is a vulgar and obnoxious person
5. Intrepid

  • Meaning: Invulnerable to fear or intimidation
  • Synonym: brave, nervy, courageous
  • Antonym: afraid, cowardly, timid
  • Sentence:The savages were overawed by the coolness and courage of this intrepid officer.
6. Grandeur

  • Meaning: The quality of being magnificent, splendid or grand
  • Synonym: brilliance, expansiveness, magnificence
  • Antonym: dullness, simplicity, insignificance
  • Sentence:An imaginative mix of old-fashioned grandeur and colourful art
7. Inception

  • Meaning: An event that is a beginning; a first part or stage of subsequent events
  • Synonym: outset, provenance, kick-off
  • Antonym: conclusion, outgrowth, ending
  • Sentence:The strife was thus in its inception political; but it soon became religious as well.
8. Paradox

  • Meaning: a statement that contradicts itself
  • Synonym: absurdity, contradiction, puzzle
  • Antonym: regularity, accuracy, success
  • Sentence:I always lie’ is a paradox because if it is true it must be false
9. Proliferate

  • Meaning: Grow rapidly
  • Synonym: breed, engender, mushroom
  • Antonym: decrease, destroy, lessen
  • Sentence:Pizza parlours proliferate in this area
10. Censure

  • Meaning: Harsh criticism or disapproval
  • Synonym: condemnation, admonition, obloquy
  • Antonym: praise, endorsement, sanction
  • Sentence:We are not disposed to enter into the question in any spirit of censure.



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