The Hindu Vocabulary Updates : 11 May 2020


The Hindu Vocabulary Updates: The words of The Hindu become more important if you want to take any job in SSC, banking sector, if you want to get good marks in English sections, then the word of The Hindu plays an important role for that. Here we can read the Vocabulary posted on 10th May 2020 and can also practice its quiz.

Monday, 11 May 2020 The Hindu Vocabulary

●The Hindu Vocabulary For All Competitive Exams.

01.. ARRANT (adjective) : कुख्यात

Meaning: used to say how bad something is.

अर्थ: कहना कि कुछ कितना बुरा है।

Synonyms: utter, absolute, complete, thorough.

Antonyms: dubious, questionable, restricted, uncertain.

Example : Because of her arrant devotion to her family, she volunteered to go to the labor camp with them.

02. PROTAGONISTS(noun) : मुख्य पात्र

Meaning: the leading character or one of the major characters in a play, film, novel, etc.

अर्थ: किसी नाटक, फिल्म, उपन्यास आदि में प्रमुख चरित्र या प्रमुख पात्रों में से एक।

Synonym: supporter, upholder

Antonym: opponent

ExampleFor the next nine years he was the protagonist of Reform.

03. RELEGATE (Verb) : निर्वासित कर देना

Meaning: assign an inferior rank or position to.

अर्थ: हीन पद या पद को सौंपना।

Synonyms: downgrade, banish, exile, degrade

Antonyms: upgrade, promote

Example : If you don’t want your boss to relegate you to the status of unemployed, you’d better watch what you say on social media.


04. PURITANICAL (adjective): सख़्त

Meaning: having or displaying a very strict or censorious moral attitude towards self-indulgence.

अर्थ: स्व-भोग के प्रति बहुत सख्त या असंवेदनशील नैतिक रवैया रखना या प्रदर्शित करना।

Synonyms: prudish, puritan, prim, priggish.

Antonyms: lecherous, indulgent, indecent, debauched.

Example : It just shows that those endless puritanical bromides about the perils of fixating on individual designers are wasted breath


05. Protege (Noun) : आश्रित

Meaning: A person who is guided and supported by an older and more experienced or influential person.

अर्थ: एक व्यक्ति जो एक बड़े और अधिक अनुभवी या प्रभावशाली व्यक्ति द्वारा निर्देशित और समर्थित है।

Synonyms: Pupil, student, trainee.

Antonyms: Guardian, adult

ExampleRam submitted his protege name to the elections.

06. CYNICAL : मानवद्वेषी

Meaning: doubtful as to whether something will happen or whether it is worthwhile.

अर्थ: संदेह के रूप में कि क्या कुछ होगा या क्या यह सार्थक है।

Synonyms: sceptical, doubtful, distrustful, suspicious

Antonyms: optimistic, credulous

ExampleShe may be cynical about the film industry, but ultimately she has no intention of biting the hand that feeds her.

07. Divulge(Verb) : रहस्य खोलना

Meaning: Make known something, such as a confidence or secret.


अर्थ: किसी चीज को ज्ञात करना, जैसे कि आत्मविश्वास या रहस्य।

Synonym: promulgate, declare

Antonym: conceal

Example: She does not want to divulge any information regarding the nature of her speech in order to keep the curiosity alive.

08. Disorientation(Noun) : भटकाव

Meaning: the condition of having lost one’s sense of direction.

अर्थ: किसी की दिशा खो जाने की स्थिति

Synonym: addle, baffle

Antonym: reassure, satisfy

ExampleA vague feeling of disorientation or strangeness relative to the immediate environment.

09. Banter (noun) : मज़ाक

Meaning: the playful and friendly exchange of teasing remarks.

अर्थ: चिढ़ाने वाली टिप्पणियों का चंचल और मैत्रीपूर्ण आदान-प्रदान।

Synonym: wisecracks, crosstalk, wordplay, ribbing.

Antonym: flattery, praise, work

ExampleIf the banter between the award presenters is not exciting, no one will watch the show.

10. NEUROSIS (NOUN) : विक्षिप्त

Meaning: mental and emotional disorder that affects only part of the personality

अर्थ: मानसिक और भावनात्मक विकार जो व्यक्तित्व के केवल हिस्से को प्रभावित करता है

Synonyms: aberration, dementia,hallucinosis, hypomania, paranoia


Antonyms: lucidity, rationality, rationalness, reasonability

ExampleThese are givers whose philanthropy has been absent neurosis and aggression

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