1) Covet (verb) (परम इच्छा ) : kuv-it
Meaning – To greatly desire something you lack
Synonyms – desire, crave, long for.
Antonyms- despise, abjure, abhor
Example -Every student who is preparing for government exams, tends to covet a government job as soon as possible.
2) Plenary (adjective) (परिपूर्ण): ple-na-ry
Meaning – attended by all members of a group
Synonyms – unconditional, unlimited, unrestricted.
Antonyms – incomplete, restricted, partial
Example – At the plenary meeting, all shareholders can vote on the proposal.
3) Vitality (noun) ( प्राण): viy-tal-i-tee
Meaning – energy; strength
Synonyms – liveliness, spiritedness, energy.
Antonyms – laziness, dullness, fatigue
Example – The doctor was proud to see his patient was full of vitality.
4)Boomerang (verb)(पीछे हटना): boo-mer-ang
Meaning – to recoil or return unexpectedly, causing harm to its originator
Synonyms – backfire, recoil, come back
Antonyms- composition, function, work
Example – He risks defeat in the referendum which he called, but which threatens to boomerang against him.
5) Lure (verb) (आकर्षित / प्रेरित): lure
Meaning – an inducement to pleasure or gain
Synonyms – tempt, persuade, attract/induce.
Antonyms – repel, dissuade, alert
Example – The promise of easy money is always the lure for some people to take up a life of crime
6) Biennial (adjective) (द्विवाषिक ) : bi-en-ni-al
Meaning – taking place/happening every two years.
Synonyms -: bi-yearly
Antonyms – perennial, annual, constant
Example -Because the celebration is biennial, you will have to wait two years to attend the religious event.
7)Unseemly (adjective) ) (अनुचित): un-seem-lee
Meaning – not good taste
Synonyms – improper, inappropriate, undignified.
Antonyms – proper, decorous, suitable
Example – Eating food with your fingers is considered unseemly in most social environments.
8) Poach (verb) (चोरी,): poch
Meaning – to take something illegally
Synonyms – steal, take, acquire (in an unfair way).
Antonyms – give
Example – Security cameras have been installed in the mall to guard against the people who poach.
9) Pursuit (noun) (तलाश ,आकांक्षा ): per-soot
Meaning – the act of going after something or someone
Synonyms – aspiration for, quest for, search for.
Antonyms – retreat, surrender, avocation
Example – The police officer is in pursuit of the escaped prisoner.
10) Augment (verb) ( वृद्धि): com-pound
Meaning – to increase the size or amount of something
Synonyms – heighten, intensify, increase.
Antonyms – alleviate , contract
Example -Reading regularly will augment your vocabulary skills.