The Hindu Vocabulary For All Competitive Exams 11 February 2021
1. CAPITULATE (VERB): surrender
Synonyms: give in, yield
The patriots had to capitulate to the enemy forces.
2 . TANGIBLE (ADJECTIVE): palpable
Synonyms: tactile, material
The ambience of neglect and abandonment was almost tangible.
3. IMPLICATION (NOUN): suggestion
Synonyms: inference, insinuation
Antonyms: explicit statement
The implication is that no one person at the bank is responsible.
4. NAÏVE (ADJECTIVE): innocent
Synonyms: unsophisticated, artless
I had a sweet, naive look when I smiled.
5 . PROSCRIBE (VERB): forbid
Synonyms: prohibit, ban
Strikes remained proscribed in the armed forces.
6. IMPAIR (VERB): damage
Synonyms: harm, diminish
A noisy job could permanently impair their hearing.
7. INTRINSIC (ADJECTIVE): inherent
Synonyms: innate, inborn
Access to the arts is intrinsic to a high quality of life.
8. RENEGE (VERB): go back on
Synonyms: break, back out of
If you renege on the deal now, I’ll fight you in the courts.
9. TENACITY (NOUN): persistence
Synonyms: determination, perseverance
She fought with tenacity born of anxiety.
10. VARY (VERB): differ
Synonyms: range, extend
The properties vary in price.