The Hindu Vocabulary For All Competitive Exams 09 February 2021
1. INCLINE (VERB): disposed
Synonyms: minded, willing
He was inclined to accept the offer.
2. WARY (ADJECTIVE): cautious
Synonyms: careful, circumspect
His expression was wary, but he said nothing.
3. MAGNITUDE (NOUN): importance
Synonyms: import, significance
History has a lot of events of tragic magnitude.
4. COMPATIBLE (ADJECTIVE): consistent
Synonyms: reconcilable consonant
The symptoms were compatible with gastritis or a peptic ulcer.
5. CONSTRAINT (NOUN): inhibition
Synonyms: uneasiness embarrassment
They would be able to talk without constraint.
6. DETER (VERB): prevent
Synonyms: stop, put a stop to
Strategists think about how to deter war, and also how war might occur.
7. SUPPRESS (VERB): censor
Synonyms: redact, conceal
The report had been suppressed.
8. TURMOIL (NOUN): confusion
Synonyms: turbulence, tumult
There was turmoil in her pale blue eyes.
9. BOAST (VERB): brag
Synonyms: crow, swagger
She boasted about her many conquests.
10. CAPTIVATE (VERB): enthrall
Synonyms: charm, enchant
He was captivated by her beauty