Important Vocabulary For DSSSB Exam: 23rd 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. Enshrine: 
Meaning: (verb) place (a revered or precious object) in an appropriate receptacle.
Synonyms: cherish, consecrate, preserve, revere, bless, dedicate, embalm, exalt
Antonyms: condemn, desecrate, defile, disrespect

2. Invoke: 
Meaning: (verb) call on (a deity or spirit) in prayer, as a witness, or for inspiration/ cite or appeal to (someone or something) as an authority for an action or in support of an argument.
Synonyms: conjure, adjure, beg, beseech, crave, entreat, implore, importune, plead, solicit
Antonyms: answer, give, reply

3. Tremble: 
Meaning: (verb) shake involuntarily, typically as a result of anxiety, excitement, or frailty. (Noun) a trembling feeling, movement, or sound.
Synonyms: flutter, quiver, shiver, shudder, wobble, throb, jitter, oscillate, palpitate, quaver
Antonyms: steady, stabilize, calm

4. Allegory: 
Meaning: (noun) a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one.
Synonyms: apologue, emblem, fable, parable, figuration, moral, myth, tale
Antonyms: non-fiction, truth

5. Instinctual: 
Meaning: (adjective) relating to or denoting an innate, typically fixed pattern of behaviour; based on instinct.
Synonyms: accustomed, habitual, impulsive, inborn, ingrained, innate, intrinsic, intuitive

6. Ornate: 
Meaning: (adjective) elaborately or highly decorated.
Synonyms: elegant, embroidered, fancy, gaudy, gilded, lavish, magnificent, adorned, aureate, bright, brilliant
Antonyms: dull. Plain, offensive, ugly, unsophisticated

7. Obscure:
Meaning: (adjective) not discovered or known about; uncertain./ (verb) keep from being seen; conceal.
Synonyms: ambiguous, arcane, complicated, confusing, enigmatic, vague, concealed, occult, enigmatical
Antonyms: definite, common, obvious, straightforward, unmysterious, exposed, apparent

8. Extol: 
Meaning: (Verb) praise enthusiastically.
Synonyms: acclaim, applaud, commend, eulogize, exalt, boost, laud, praise, glorify, exalt
Antonyms: blame, castigate, condemn, censure, debase, denounce, disapprove, humiliate

9. Subvert: 
Meaning: (Verb) undermine the power and authority of (an established system or institution).
Synonyms: corrupt, debase, overthrow, overturn, pervert, sabotage, suppress, topple, undermine, vitiate
Antonyms: aid, help, improve, purify, straighten, build, construct, create, encourage

10. Lofty:
Meaning: (adjective) of imposing height.
Synonyms: tall, high, giant, towering, sky-high, soaring
Antonyms: low, short