Important Vocabulary For DSSSB Exam: 1st May 2018

Important Vocabulary For Teaching Exam

Dear Readers, we are providing to you Word List from The Newspaper to improve your word power. It will help you to enhance your word power as well as you can understand the correct usage of the word.Your reading habit can make all the difference. If you are not able to read a newspaper for Teaching Exam.We will post important words every day from editorial section.

1. INSURGENCY (noun)
Meaning: an active revolt or uprising.
Synonyms: insurrection, mutiny, outbreak, rebellion, revolt, revolution, sedition, treachery, treason, subversion.
Antonyms: counterinsurgency, counterrevolution, submission, peace, obedience.

2. SOMBRELY (adverb)
Meaning: in a serious or gloomy way.
Synonyms: darksome, dusky, gloomy, murky, obscurely, pitchy, shadowy, shady Cloudy, foggy, misty, smoggy, soupy.
Antonyms: brightly, brilliantly, illuminated, lighted, lightsome, lucent, lucidly, luminously.

Meaning: a police force covering a particular area or city.
Synonyms: police, police force, constable, cop, gendarme, officer, policeman, police officer, trooper.
Antonyms: perpetrator, bandit, defalcator, larcener, mobster, lawbreaker, pillager, ravager.

4. LIABLE (adjective)
Meaning: likely to do or to be something.
Synonyms: likely, inclined, tending, disposed, apt, predisposed, prone, given, open, subjected, susceptible.
Antonyms: guarded, protected, safeguarded, screened, secured, sheltered, shielded, warded, invulnerable, unexposed, unsusceptible.

5. RESTRAINED (adjective)
Meaning: characterized by reserve or moderation; unemotional or dispassionate.
Synonyms: self-controlled, moderate, not given to excesses, sober, steady, phlegmatic, unemotional, inhibited, unassuming, quiet, calm, thoughtful, reticent, discreet.
Antonyms: liberated, loosen, unleashed, emancipated, discharged.

6. NUANCED (adjective)
Meaning: satisfying or pleasing because of fineness or mildness
Synonyms: airy, dainty, delicate, exquisite, refined, subtle, elegant, extraordinary, incomparable
Antonyms: ordinary, average, indifferent, mediocre, medium, middling, run-of-the-mill, robust, strong, sturdy.

Meaning: an independent party with whom each of those who make a wager deposits the money or counters wagered.
Synonyms: stockholder, shareholder, partaker, proponent, participant, supporter, accomplice, partner.
Antonyms: arbiter, intermediate, third party, arbitrator, middleman.

8. USHER (verb)
Meaning: show or guide (someone) somewhere.
Synonyms: escort, accompany, help, assist, conduct, guide, steer, direct, lead.
Antonyms: follow, trail.

9. IN THE SHORT RUN (phrase)
 Meaning: in the near future.

10. SAGACITY (noun)
Meaning: the ability to understand inner qualities or relationships
Synonyms: discernment, insight, perception, perceptiveness, sagaciousness, sapience, wisdom, acuity, acumen.
Antonyms: folly, foolishness, idiocy, imbecility, mindlessness, silliness, simplemindedness, stupidity, witlessness, illogic, irrationality.

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