01) parsing (noun) –
Meaning: to place something or someone in a particular context; to break down into basic elements;
Synonyms: fundamentals decompounding, dividing, pondering, reviewing, scrutinising
Antonyms: isolate obscure, cloud, confuse
Usage: But parsing the numbers to see what is driving the in crease and whether the underlying processes are working well is key
02) muddied (Adj) –
Meaning: To have made something more complex; to cause to be dirty or soiled; to cause disarray or disorganization in the order of
Synonyms: disordered, jumbled, soiled, begrimed, confused, complicated, confounded
Antonyms: transparent, translucent, simplified, uncomplicated, facilitated
Usage: petrochemical industry have deliberately muddied the facts and the messaging on climate change
03) obfuscating (verb) –
Meaning: Make obscure, unclear, or unintelligible
Synonyms: confuse, befog, blur
Antonyms: clarify, illuminate, clear up
Usage: here appears nothing to be gained from deliberately obfuscating the message.
04) vogue (verb) –
Meaning: The fact or condition of being common, prevalent, or in the majority; A traditional or accepted way of behaving, specific to a particular society, place, or time
Synonyms: prevalence, frequency, custom, convention
Antonyms: unfashionable, unpopular, unstylish
Usage: Cricket’s quirks were also in vogue as the relevance of saliva and sweat in triggering reverse swing, occupied airwaves and column width.
05) Anecdotal (noun) –
Meaning: Informal; Marked by digression; Depicting small narrative incidents; Occurring occasionally and at irregular intervals
Synonyms: episodic, irregular, intermittent, digressive, rambling, excursive
Antonyms: abstract, austere, continuous, constant, habitual
Usage: Anecdotal evidence indicates entry level graduate salary is about 15,000 to 20,000, which is amongst the lowest.
06) expunged (verb)-
Meaning: to eliminate completely; to pat lightly and quickly to clean or wipe away; To erase, revoke or strikeout
Synonyms: revoke, recall, rescind, scrub, excoriate, scour, annihilate, eradicate obliterate
Antonyms: build, construct, create
Usage: the contentious remarks were subsequently expunged on an application made by the state
07) perpetuity (verb) –
Meaning: State of being perpetual;
Synonyms: endurance, continuance, eternity, infinity
Antonyms: end, stoppage, impermanence, transience
Usage: consent given for a particular sexual liaison cannot be read as ongoing consent, given in perpetuity Liaison – communication or cooperation which facilitates a close working relationship between people or organizations.
08) Resilience (Noun) –
Meaning: power or ability to return to original state, position.
Synonyms: Flexibility, pliancy, elasticity, adaptability
Antonyms: fragile, vulnerable, weakness
Usage: The question of the resilience of the Indian health system becomes more Pressing
09) Ingenious (verb) –
Meaning: clever, original, and inventive.
Synonyms: intuitive, sophisticated, trailblazing, pioneering
Antonyms: unskillful, slow, uninventive, unready
Usage: She was ingenious at finding ways to work more quickly.
10) overturned (verb) –
Meaning: Inverted, so that the top is now at the bottom.
Synonyms: upended, upturned, inverted, reversed, backward, capsized
Antonyms: careful, formal, standard, disciplined, coherent
Usage: His decision, now overturned by the Delhi Lieutenant Governor.