- Grotesque (adjective)
Meaning- Incongruous or inappropriate to a shocking degree. (भ्रष्ट)
Synonyms: Shocking, Farcical, Unbelievable, Incredible Antonyms- Sensible, Logical, Reasonable
Example– The whole situation was really grotesque.
- Dodge (verb)
Meaning- To avoid doing something, especially in a dishonest way. (टाल-मटूल करना)
Synonyms: Avoid, Evade, Shun, Get out of Antonyms- Face, Confront, Meet
Example– He dodged his military service.
- Euphoria (noun)
Meaning- A feeling or state of intense excitement and happiness. (उत्साह)
Synonyms: Elation, Happiness, Rapture, Glee Antonyms- Despair, Sadness, Depression
Example– Even thinking about seeing it brings a feeling of euphoria so intense that I’m having to resist the urge to go and lie down.
- Smother (verb)
Meaning- Suppress (a feeling or action). (दबाना)
Synonyms: Stifle, Restrain, Repress, Hold back Antonyms- Encourage, Boost, Amplify
Example– The state can sometimes become part of the problem, by smothering the enthusiasm of its citizens.
- Impunity (noun)
Meaning- Exemption from punishment or freedom from the injurious consequences of an action. (दण्ड से मुक्ति)
Synonyms: Immunity, Exemption, Indemnity, Dispensation Antonyms- Denial, Disfavour
Example– They continue to break the law with impunity.
- Cue (noun)
Meaning- An action or event that is a signal for somebody to do something. (संकेत)
Synonyms: Signal, Sign, Indication, Prompt
Example– I think that’s my cue to explain why I’m here.
- Exonerate (verb)
Meaning- Release someone from (a duty or obligation). (विमुक्त करना)
Synonyms: Release, Discharge, Relieve, Free Antonyms- Hold, Keep, Retain
Example– The president cannot be exonerated from responsibility for this problem.
- Rein (noun)
Meaning- The power to direct and control. (नियंत्रण)
Synonyms: Control, Govern, Curb, Command Antonyms- Powerlessness, Weakness, Incapability
Example– A new chairperson will soon take over the reins.
- Tormentor (noun)
Meaning- A person who causes somebody to suffer. (कष्टदाता)
Synonyms: Torturer, Harasser, Intimidator Antonyms- Defender, Guardian,Protector
Example– The dog suddenly turned on its tormentors.
- Retort (noun)
Meaning- A quick, angry or humorous reply. (मुंहतोड़ जवाब देना)
Synonyms: Rejoinder, Riposte, Counter, Response Antonyms- Question, Ask, Inquire
Example– She opened her mouth to make a suitably cnttinu retort.
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