The Hindu Daily Vocabulary Words List

1 Indefatigable (adjective)
Meaning- Never giving up or getting tired of doing something. (अथक)
Synonyms: Tireless, Unwearied, Unflagging
Antonyms- Tired, Lethargic, Fatigued
Example- She was indefatigable in her search for the truth.

2 Flay (verb)
Meaning- Criticize severely and brutally. (कटु आलोचना करना)
Synonyms: Criticize, Berate, Castigate
Antonyms-Praise, Approve, Commend
Example- He flayed the government for not moving fast enough on economic reform.

3 Hindsight (noun)
Meaning- Understanding of a situation or event only after it has happened or developed. (दूरंदेश)
Synonyms: Looking back, Retrospect,Recollection
Example – With hindsight it is easy to say they should not have released him.

4 Concede (verb)
Meaning- Admit or agree that something is true after first denying or resisting it. (स्वीकार करना)
Synonyms: Acknowledge, Admit, Cede
Antonyms- Deny, Reject, Refuse
Example- He reluctantly conceded me the point.

5 Torrent (noun)
Meaning- A large amount of something that comes suddenly and violently. (प्रवाह)
Synonyms: Deluge, Outburst, Inundation
Antonyms- Implosion, Trickle
Example- His torrent of words finally slowed as he calmed down.

6 Perfidy (noun)
Meaning- Unfair treatment of somebody who trusts you. (विश्वासघात)
Synonyms: Treachery, Deceit, Infidelity, Disloyalty
Antonyms- Loyalty, Faithfulness, Fidelity
Example- I have been accused of perfidy, malingering, duplicity, charlatanism and forty other words that I don’t know the meaning of.

7 Naivete (noun)
Meaning- Lack of experience, wisdom, or judgement. (सरलता)
Synonyms: Innocence, Simplicity, Ingenuousness
Antonyms- Mundanity, Sophistication
Example- His greatest fault was his political naïveté.

8 Coherence (noun)
Meaning- The quality of being logical and consistent. (सम्बद्धता)
Synonyms: Consistency, Logicality, Orderliness
Antonyms- Inconsistency, Disagreement, Incongruity
Example- This raises further questions on the coherence of state policy.

9 Joust (verb)
Meaning- To argue with somebody, especially as part of a formal or public debate. ( बहस करना)
Synonyms: Contend, Bicker, Debate
Antonyms- Agree, Concur, Accord
Example- The minister and I have often jousted with each other.

10 Barbs (noun)
Meaning- A deliberately hurtful remark. (तिरस्कार)
Synonyms: Insult, Sneer, Jibe, Scoff
Antonyms- Compliment, Praise, Commend
Example- This lyrical work also contained hidden barbs.

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