I Embroil (verb)
Meaning- To involve somebody/yourself in an argument or a difficult situation. (आपत्ति में डालना)
Synonyms: Involve, Entangle, Implicate, Bog down
Antonyms- Untangle, Exclude, Liberate
Example- The film’s about a journalist who becomes embroiled with a nightclub owner.
2 Pertinent (adjective)
Meaning- Appropriate to a particular situation. (उपयुक्त)
Synonyms: Relevant, To the point, Apposite, Appropriate
Antonyms- Irrelevant, Unsuitable, Extraneous, Inappropriate
Example- Please keep your comments pertinent to the topic under discussion.
3 Loom (verb)
Meaning- (of an event regarded as threatening) seem about to happen. (पास ही मंडराना)
Synonyms: Brew, Be imminent, Be impending, Be close
Antonyms- Wane, Fall back, Vanish
Example- With the elections looming large, his government is fighting to keep energy prices under control.
4 Jingoism (noun)
Meaning- A strong belief that your own country is best, especially when this is expressed in support of war with another country. (कट्टर राष्ट्रवाद)
Synonyms: Extreme patriotism, Chauvinism, Flag-waving, Nationalism
Example- We cannot afford misrepresentation of the facts, jingoism and warmongering in the media.
5 Reckon (verb)
Meaning- To be generally considered to be something. (मानना )
Synonyms: Regard as, Consider, View, Think of as, Hold to be
Antonyms- Ignore, Disregard, Neglect, Discard
Example- The event organized by them was reckoned a failure.
6 Threshold (noun)
Meaning- The level at which something starts to happen. (दहलीज़)
Synonyms: Starting point, Beginning, Brink, Verge, Initiation, Inception
Antonyms- Ending, Close, Completion, Omega
Example- She was on the threshold of a dazzling career.
7 Animate (verb)
Meaning- Give inspiration, encouragement, or renewed vigour to.(जीवित करना)
Synonyms: Enliven, Vitalize, Vivify, Invigorate
Antonyms- Inanimate, Discourage, Deter
Example- A smile suddenly animated her face.
8 Commotion (noun)
Meaning- A state of confused and noisy disturbance. (तहलका)
Synonyms: Tumult, Disturbance, Turmoil
Antonyms- Peace, Calm, Order, Stillness
Example- She was distracted by a commotion across the street.
9 Ensue (verb)
Meaning- To happen after or as a result of another event. (परिणामस्वरूप होना)
Synonyms: Follow, Supervene, Result, Derive
Antonyms- Antecede, Precede, Predate
Example- The riot police swooped in and chaos ensued.
10 Enticement (noun)
Meaning- Something used to attract or to tempt someone. (प्रलोभन)
Synonyms: Lure, Temptation, Allurement
Antonyms- Repulsion, Dislike, Discouragement
Example- Countless others will no doubt be offering him similar Enticements in the weeks ahead.
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