Important Vocabulary For DSSSB Exam: 11th June 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. Remediation
Meaning: Act of correcting an error or a fault or an evil
Synonym: indemnification, restitution, rectification
Antonym: wound
Sentence:The remediation of the rainforest was very much needed due to the fact that so much of the forest had been destroyed by people

2. Wane
Meaning: Grow smaller
Synonym: atrophy, dwindle, taper off
Antonym: brighten, ascend, enlarge
Sentence:Our interest in the project waned away slowly.

3. Plight
Meaning: A situation from which extrication is difficult especially an unpleasant or trying one
Synonym: predicament, quandary, dilemma
Antonym: blessing, delve, boon
Sentence:The idea had sustained him ever since he had learned of the plight of his tribesmen.

4. Culminating
Meaning: Bring to a head or to the highest point; End, especially to reach a final or climactic stage
Synonym: crowning, supreme, crowning
Antonym: commencing, opening, starting
Sentence:The meeting culminated in a tearful embrace

5. Succour
Meaning: Assistance in time of difficulty
Synonym: sustenance, relief, support
Antonym: obstruction, hindrance, blockage
Sentence:The contributions provided some succour for the victims

6.Congenial
Meaning-suitable or appropriate,pleasant and enjoyable, very friendly
Synonym-pleasant, darling, delectable, delicious
Antonym -abominable, disgusting, distasteful, obnoxious,
Sentence-The town is a congenial place for raising children.

7.Convivial
Meaning-of or relating to social events where people can eat, drink, and talk in a friendly way with others
Synonym-companionable, extroverted
Antonym -misanthropic; aloof, cold, cool, detached, distant
Sentence-the hiking club attracts a wide range of convivial people who share a love of the outdoors>

8.Bucolic
Meaning- of or relating to the country or country life
Synonym-rural, country, pastoral, rustic
Antonym -urbanized; metro, metropolitan, municipal;
Sentence-a bucolic region where farms are still common

9.Pristine
Meaning- in perfect condition : completely clean, fresh, neat, etc., not changed by people : left in its natural state
Synonym-brand-new, mint, fresh
Antonym - broken, bruised, damaged, defaced, defiled, disfigured,
Sentence-My office is a mess but her office is always pristine.

10.Proscribe
Meaning-to publish the name of as condemned to death with the property of the condemned forfeited to the state
Synonym-interdict, outlaw, prohibit, forbid
Antonym -sanction; authorize, license
Sentence-regulations proscribe the use of electronic devices on board a plane while it is landing

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