As we all know that now a day’s in All Banking Exams and other competitive exams most of the English Sections were taken from Editorial pages. So it is essential to have a sound knowledge and understanding of English vocabulary. So here we are presenting you Vocabulary from “The Hindu”.


1.DISTINGUISH (VERB): tell the difference 
Synonyms: analyze, categorize

Antonyms: allow, combine

Example Sentence: 

Distinguish the matter as soon as possible.

2. EXTRICATE (VERB): get out of a situation 

 Synonyms: detach extract

Antonyms: attach connect

Example Sentence: 

Students should extricate themselves from bad things.

3. ENTANGLE (VERB): involve 

 Synonyms: confuse, complicate

Antonyms: clarify, exclude

 Example Sentence:

Don’t entangle those people in your project as they are not trustworthy.

4. ENSNARE (VERB): trap 

 Synonyms: cheat, embroil

Antonyms: free, liberate

Example Sentence: 

Don’t let anyone ensnare you.

5. DUMBFOUND (VERB): astound 

Synonyms: amaze, astonish

Antonyms: calm, expect

 Example Sentence: 

He did his best to dumbfound his boss.

6. FORECAST (NOUN): prediction 

Synonyms: projection, estimate

Antonyms: hindsight, ignorance

Example Sentence: 

You are not a God that your forecast is going to be happened.

7. DISTRAUGHT (ADJECTIVE): very upset 

Synonyms: agitated, anxious

Antonyms: balanced, calm

Example Sentence: 
She burst into a little peal of laughter as she looked into his distraught face.

Synonyms: calculated, deliberate

Antonyms: accidental, casual

 Example Sentence: 
Had it really been premeditated that he should fall into that camp?

9. RIG (VERB): outfit, supply 

Synonyms: equip, furnish

Antonyms: disrobe, uncover

 Example Sentence: 
The children return from Box Hill, and are rigged out for church.

Synonyms: complex, compound

Antonyms: homogeneous, simple

Example Sentence: 

This composite body of troop can’t be recognized.



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