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SSC English study material: Words and their Antonyms (Set-2)

Sep 27, 2017 17:39 IST
    Antonyms for SSC exams
    Antonyms for SSC exams

    English language Section is very important and scoring subject in all SSC exams as it only requires the basic knowledge of English and consumes less time in exam. There are almost 2-3 questions framed in SSC exams out of this segment. Antonyms can be asked as a separate question or in reading comprehension section. In this article, we have prepared a list of 50 words with their respective antonyms. Recalling and practicing Antonyms, you will strengthen the following skills-

    1. English reading and comprehension skill
    2. Strong vocabulary
    3. Quick sentence formation and correction
    4. Good English speaking

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    Let us start the tour of these words-

    Word

    शब्द

    Antonyms

    Contradict

    खंडन

    approve, confirm

    Contrary

    विरोध

    similar, alike

    Dainty

    शिष्ट

    clumsy, coarse

    Decay

    क्षय

    flourish, progress

    Deceit

    छल

    veracity, sincerity

    Decipher

    गूढ़लिपि पढ़ना

    misinterpret, distort

    Dedicate

    समर्पित

    refuse, negate

    Defer

    विलंब करना

    accelerate, expedite

    Defile

    अशुद्ध

    purify, sanctity

    Defray

    चुकाना

    disclaim, repudiate

    Deliberate

    जानबूझकर

    rash, sudden

    Delicious

    स्वादिष्ट

    distasteful, unsavoury

    Demolish

    ध्वस्त

    repair, construct

    Deprive

    वंचित

    restore, renew

    Deride

    उपहास करना

    inspire, encourage

    Despicable

    नीच

    worthy, decent

    Disdain

    तिरस्कार

    approve, praise

    Eccentric

    विलक्षण

    natural, conventional

    Ecstasy

    परमानंद

    despair, calamity, depression

    Efface

    मिटाना

    retain, maintain

    Elevate

    ऊपर उठाना

    deprecate, denounce

    Eliminate

    हटा दें

    restore, accept

    Eloquence

    वाग्मिता

    halting, stammering

    Encumbrance

    भार

    incentive, stimulant

    Endeavour

    एंडेवर

    cease, quit

    Enormous

    विशाल

    diminutive, negligible

    Epitome

    प्रतीक

    increment, expansion

    Equivocal

    गोलमोल

    obvious, lucid

    Eradicate

    उन्मूलन

    secure, plant

    Esteem

    आदर

    ridicule, spurn

    Eternal

    सनातन

    temporary, momentary

    Evade

    बचना

    acknowledge, confront

    Evident

    स्पष्ट

    obscure, concealed

    Fabricate

    गढ़ना

    destroy, dismantle

    Fallacy

    हेत्वाभास

    veracity, truth

    Falter

    लड़खड़ाना

    persist, endure

    Fanatical

    कट्टर

    liberal, tolerant

    Fantastic

    बढ़िया

    ordinary, normal

    Feeble

    निर्बल

    strong, robust

    Ferocious

    क्रूर

    gentle, sympathetic

    Feud

    अदावत

    fraternity, harmony

    Fleeting

    क्षणभंगुर

    enduring, eternal

    Flimsy

    झीना

    firm, tenacious

    Fluctuate

    उतार चढ़ाव

    stabilise, resolve

    Forsake

    त्यागना

    hold maintain

    Fragile

    नाज़ुक

    enduring, tough

    Frantic

    उन्मत्त

    subdued, gentle

    Frivolous

    तुच्छ

    solemn, significant

    Frugality

    स्वल्प व्ययिता

    lavishness, extravagance

    Abate

    रोक-थाम करना

    aggravate, supplement

     

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