Vocab 18 December

1. FORETHOUGHT (NOUN): (पूर्व विचार):precaution

Synonyms: wariness, prudence

Antonyms: carelessness, carefree

Example Sentence:

Cooking dinner for vegetarians requires plenty of forethought if you usually prepare meat with your meals.

2.PREOCCUPY (VERB): (तल्लीन होना):engross

Synonyms: involve, employ

Antonyms: distract, eject

Example Sentence:

She was obsessed in the process.

3. BOOM (NOUN): (धमाका): loud sound

Synonyms: explosion, bang

Antonyms: failure, collapse

Example Sentence: 

When the truth became known regarding the mines a wonderful ” boom ” began.

4. TRIAL (ADJECTIVE): (प्रायोगिक):experimental

Synonyms: exploratory, preliminary

Antonyms: definite, proven

Example Sentence:

It was in a trial session.

5. RELEGATE (VERB): (सुपुर्द करना): assign

Synonyms: consign, entrust

Antonyms: keep, hold

Example Sentence:

Sugandha would often relegate herself to doing chores in the kitchen while everyone else enjoyed the party.

6. REFURBISH (VERB): (पूरी मरम्मतकरना):fix up

Synonyms: modernize, overhaul

Antonyms: break, damage

Example Sentence:

As an artist, I am always searching flea markets for junk that I can refurbish.

7. RUSE (NOUN): (चाल):feint

Synonyms: trick, deception

Antonyms: honesty, frankness

Example Sentence:

The security guard knew the girls were going to try and use a distractive ruse in order to shoplift.

8. SUPPLE (ADJECTIVE): (लचीला/सहज में झुकनेवाला):flexible

Synonyms: elastic, agile

Antonyms: awkward, unpliable

Example Sentence:

It is important to stretch before exercise to keep a supple form.

9. JUNK (NOUN): (कचरा):garbage

Synonyms: debris, rubble

Antonyms: neatness, sterility

Example Sentence:

All his emails were gone to the junk.

10. RAPT (ADJECTIVE): (हर्षोन्मत्त):delighted

Synonyms: ecstatic, enthralled

Antonyms: unhappy, sorrowful

Example Sentence:

She was a rapt person.

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