The Hindu Vocabulary For All Competitive Exams 09 February 2021

1. INCLINE (VERB): disposed

Synonyms: minded, willing

Antonyms: disinclined

Example Sentence:

He was inclined to accept the offer.

 

2. WARY (ADJECTIVE): cautious

Synonyms: careful, circumspect

Antonyms: unwary

Example Sentence:

His expression was wary, but he said nothing.

 

3. MAGNITUDE (NOUN): importance

Synonyms: import, significance

Antonyms: triviality

Example Sentence:

History has a lot of events of tragic magnitude.

 

4. COMPATIBLE (ADJECTIVE): consistent

Synonyms: reconcilable consonant

Antonyms: inconsistent

Example Sentence:

The symptoms were compatible with gastritis or a peptic ulcer.

 

5. CONSTRAINT (NOUN): inhibition

Synonyms: uneasiness embarrassment

Antonyms: openness

Example Sentence:

They would be able to talk without constraint.

 

6. DETER (VERB): prevent

Synonyms: stop, put a stop to

Antonyms: encourage

Example Sentence:

Strategists think about how to deter war, and also how war might occur.

 

7. SUPPRESS (VERB): censor

Synonyms: redact, conceal

Antonyms: publicize

Example Sentence:

The report had been suppressed.

 

8. TURMOIL (NOUN): confusion

Synonyms: turbulence, tumult

Antonyms: calm

Example Sentence:

There was turmoil in her pale blue eyes.

 

9. BOAST (VERB): brag

Synonyms: crow, swagger

Antonyms: deprecate

Example Sentence:

She boasted about her many conquests.

 

10. CAPTIVATE (VERB): enthrall

Synonyms: charm, enchant

Antonyms: repel

Example Sentence:

He was captivated by her beauty

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