Meaning: entertain or amuse (someone) with talk.
Synonym: amuse, divert, delight, fascinate
Antonym: anger, annoy, bore, dull,
Sentence: As we sat on my grandmother’s front porch, she would often regale us with stories of her youth while we ate freshly baked cookies
2. Credence – विश्वास
Meaning: belief in or acceptance of something as true.
Synonym: acceptance, belief, faith, trust
Antonym: distrust, mistrust
Sentence: Since you have a history of lying, I find it difficult to give credence to anything you tell me.
3. Boondocks -निर्जन स्थान
Meaning: rough country filled with dense brush
Sentence: Places that used to be in the boondocks have become housing hot spots.
4. Pernicious – हानिकारक
Meaning: causing great harm or damage often in a way that is not easily seen or noticed
Synonym: damaging, dangerous, lethal, malicious
Antonyms: assisting, benevolent, beneficial, advantageous
Sentence: These resolutions later acquired extraordinary and pernicious prominence in the historical elaboration of the states’-rights doctrine.
5. Rambunctious- प्रचण्ड
Meaning: uncontrolled in a way that is playful or full of energy
Synonym: hell-raising, knockabout, boisterous, unruly
Antonym: noiseless, peaceful, placid, quiet
Sentence: Our new puppy turned out to be more rambunctious than we bargained for.
6. Opulent – कीमती
Meaning: ostentatiously costly and luxurious.
Synonym: luxurious, sumptuous, palatial
Antonym: penniless, poor, impoverished, penurious
Sentence: The couple spent over eighty thousand dollars on opulent kitchen appliances.
7. Amicable – मैत्रीपूर्ण
Synonym: Cordial, Harmonious, amiable, polite
Antonym: impolite, uncivil, rude, unfriendly
Sentence: Most customer service agents are amicable people who are good at settling disagreements.
8. Lackadaisical – भावुक
Meaning: lacking enthusiasm and determination; carelessly lazy.
Synonym: unenthusiastic, half-hearted, uninterested, lukewarm
Antonym: enthusiastic, excited, energetic, active
Sentence: Mary is so lackadaisical she will not get out of bed most mornings.
9. Banter -परिहास
Meaning: the playful and friendly exchange of teasing remarks.
Synonym: wisecracks, crosstalk, wordplay, ribbing
Antonyms: flattery, praise
Sentence: If the banter between the award presenters is not exciting, no one will watch the show.
10. Abstemious – संयमी
Meaning: indulging only very moderately in something, especially food and drink
Synonym: temperate, abstinent, austere, moderate
Antonym: self-indulgent, intemperate, gluttonous
Sentence: You know me: I am busy from morning till night and abstemious, so of course I am well.
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