Wednesday, October 23

03 VOCABULARY (THE HINDU EDITORIAL)

01) Poised : భరోసా

Meaning: having a composed and self-assured manner

Synonyms:   self-possessed, self-assured, composed

Antonyms:        excited, flustered, inelegant

02) Protracted : దీర్ఘకాలిక

Meaning: lasting for a long time or longer than expected or usual.

Synonyms:       prolonged, extended, stretched out

Antonyms:        curtail, shorten

03) Elude : తప్పించుకోవడం

Meaning: escape from or avoid (a danger, enemy, or pursuer), typically in a skilful or cunning way.

Synonyms:       evade, avoid, get away from

Antonyms:        be caught by

04) Oblige : నిర్భంధించడం

Meaning: make (someone) legally or morally bound to do something.

Synonyms:       require, compel, bind, make

Antonyms: delay, free, release

05) Ample : విస్తారమైన, విశాలమైన

Meaning: enough or more than enough; plentiful.

Synonyms:        enough, sufficient, adequate

Antonyms:        insufficient

06) Obstructive : అడ్డగించు, భంగపరుచు

Meaning: causing or tending to cause deliberate difficulties and delays.

Synonyms:       making difficulties, unhelpful, uncooperative

Antonyms: helpful, supportive, cooperative