English Vocabulary

Hindu Editorial with Vocabulary: May Month – Day 6

1) Expatriate (Noun) – देशनिष्कासिती

Meaning: denoting or relating to a person living outside their native country.

Synonyms: emigrant, living abroad

Antonyms: native, indigenous

Usage: “expatriate workers”

2) Deportation (Noun) – निर्वासन

Meaning: the action of deporting a foreigner from a country.

Synonyms: expulsion, expelling, banishment


Usage: “asylum seekers facing deportation”

3) Stringent (Adjective) – कड़ी से कड़ी

Meaning: strict, precise, and exacting.

Synonyms: firm, rigid, rigorous

Antonyms:lenient, flexible

Usage: “stringent guidelines on air pollution”

4) Trauma (Noun) – अभिघात

Meaning: physical injury.

Synonyms: injury, damage, hurt

Antonyms: healing

Usage: “rupture of the diaphragm caused by blunt trauma”

5) Rhetoric (Noun) – अलंकार शास्र

Meaning: the art of effective or persuasive speaking or writing, especially the exploitation of figures of speech and other compositional techniques.

Synonyms: oratory, eloquence

Antonyms: quiet, silence

Usage: “he is using a common figure of rhetoric, hyperbole”

6) Animosity (Noun) – मजबूत दुश्मनी

Meaning: strong hostility.

Synonyms: antipathy, hostility, friction

Antonyms: goodwill, friendship

Usage: “he no longer felt any animosity towards her”

7) Deterioration (Noun) – ह्रास

Meaning: the process of becoming progressively worse.

Synonyms: worsening, decline, decay

Antonyms: improvement

Usage: “a deterioration in the condition of the patient”

8) Presumptive (Adjective) – आनुमानिक

Meaning: of the nature of a presumption; presumed in the absence of further information.

Synonyms: conjectural, speculative, tentative

Antonyms: definitive

Usage:”a presumptive diagnosis”

9)Unravelling(Verb) – जाँच और हल करना

Meaning: investigate and solve or explain (something complicated or puzzling).

Synonyms:solve, resolve, work out

Antonyms: complicate

Usage: “they were attempting to unravel the cause of death”

10) Unsubstantiated (Adjective) – अपुष्ट, असमर्थित, अप्रमाणित

Meaning: not supported or proven by evidence.

Synonyms: unconfirmed, unsupported, uncorroborated

Antonyms: well founded, undeniable

Usage: “unsubstantiated claims”

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