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Improve English Vocabulary Day-17
1) Hamper (verb)
English meaning- To Interrupt someone or something.
Hindi meaning- बाधा डालना
Synonyms- Curb, Obstacle, Hinder, Restrain, Obstruct.
Antonyms- Aid, Help, Assist, Facilitate, Promote, Liberate.
Example Sentence- If anyone is working hard, we should not hamper in his work.
2) Temptation (noun)
English meaning- The way to lure or attract someone.
Hindi meaning- प्रलोभन
Synonyms- Appeal, Charm, Invitation, Draw, Allure.
Antonyms- Hate, Dislike, Awe, Fear, Repulsion.
Example Sentence- Sometimes people do the wrong work because of temptation.
3) Eulogize (verb)
English meaning- Praise someone
Hindi meaning- तारीफ करना
Synonyms- Kudos, Applaud, Glorify, Flatter, Honour.
Antonyms- Criticise, Abase, Blame, Damnation, Condemn.
Example Sentence- Everyone eulogize when you become successful in any particular work.
4) Eliminate (verb)
English meaning- Exclude or remove something/someone.
Hindi meaning- हटा देना, निकाल देना
Synonyms- Eradicate, Erase, Delete, Abolish, Remove.
Antonyms- Add, Include, Contain, Embrace, Carry.
Example Sentence- Because of his poor performance, he was eliminated from the team.
5) Pothole (noun)
English meaning- Pit on a road.
Hindi meaning- सड़क का गड्ढा
Synonyms- Hollow, Depression, Dent, Cave.
Antonyms- Plain, Flat, Smooth.
Example Sentence- The accidents have increased in the city because of the wide pothole.
6) Backdrop (noun)
English meaning- Background.
Hindi meaning- पृष्ठभूमि
Synonyms- Back, Soil surface, Environment, Canvas.
Antonyms- Forefront, Present.
Example Sentence- Never blame your backward backdrop for hiding your present failure.
7) Indulge (verb)
English meaning- Making someone satisfy.
Hindi meaning- तृप्त करना, मंत्रमुग्ध करना
Synonyms- Pamper, Coddle, Pander, Delight, Happy.
Antonyms- Hurt, Forbear, Annoy, Displease.
Example Sentence- Ice cream after the dinner always makes me indulge.
8) Oust (verb)
English meaning- Expel someone from any position.
Hindi meaning- निकाल देना, बेदखल करना
Synonyms- Remove, Eject, Dismiss, Dislodge, Throw out.
Antonyms- Retain, Keep, Engage, Continue, Hold.
Example Sentence- The company ousted those workers who did not work seriously.
9) Ruckus (noun)
English meaning- A quarrel.
Hindi meaning- हंगामा, हो हल्ला
Synonyms- Commotion, Uproar, Rumpus, Tumult, Turmoil.
Antonyms- Harmony, Peace, Amity, Calm, Silence.
Example Sentence- The market was closed before time because of the ruckus.
10) Ransom (noun and verb)
English meaning- Release the captive in return of property.
Hindi meaning- फिरौती, धन देकर छुड़ाना
Synonyms- Free, Redeem, Deliver, Liberation, Payment.
Antonyms- Compensation, Punish, Shackle, Captivate, Contain.
Example Sentence- The goons have kidnaped a kid for the ransom.
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