Daily Vocab

1. Pursuant to (adverb): In accordance with (a law or a legal document or resolution). (के अनुसार, के मुताबिक़)
Synonyms: In consonance with, In line with,  Conforming to, In accordance with, In agreement with
Example: The local authority applied for care orders pursuant to section 31 of the Children Act 1989
2. Predicate (verb): Found or base something on. (निश्चयपूर्वक कहना, निर्दिष्ट करना)
Synonyms: Ground, Rest, Base, Postulate
Example: All the social sciences are predicated on the notion that individuals are not isolated
Related: Predicated, Predicated
3. Exigency (adjective): An urgent need or demand. (ज़रूरत, अत्यावश्यकता)
Synonyms: Need, Demand, Requirement, Want
Antonyms: Unimportance, Inessential
Example: women worked long hours when the exigencies of the family economy demanded it
4. Prerequisite (noun): A thing that is required as a prior condition for something else to happen or exist. (पहले से आवश्यक)
Synonyms: Precondition, Requirement, Requisite, Necessity, Proviso, Qualification,
Antonyms: Optional, Unnecessary, Extra, Inessential
Example: Sponsorship is not a prerequisite for any of our courses
5. Imperative (noun): Of vital importance. (अनिवार्य)
Synonyms: Compulsory, Preemptory, Obligatory, Indispensible
Antonyms: Insignificant, Trivial, Petty
Example: Immediate action was imperative.
6. Utility (noun): A supply of gas, electricity, water, or telephone service to home sand businesses, or a business that supplies such services. (जनोपयोगी सेवा, उपयोगिताओं)
Synonyms: Service, Usefulness, Efficacy, Advantageousness
Antonyms: Disadvantage, Uselessness
Example: After I call the movers, I’ll call to have the utilities turned on.
7. Expound (verb): Present and explain (a theory or idea) in detail. (व्याख्या करना, प्रतिपादित करना)
Synonyms: Explicate, Elucidate, Explain, Illuminate
Antonyms: Obscure, Confuse, Mystify
Example: He was expounding a powerful argument
Related: Expounded, Expounded
8. Fructify (verb): Make (something) fruitful or productive. (उपजाऊ बनाना, फलवान होना)
Synonyms: Fecundate, Fertilize, Bear Fruit
Antonyms: Deplete, Exhaust
Example: They were sacrificed in order that their blood might fructify the crops.
Related: Fructified, Fructified
9. Ample (adjective): Enough or more than enough. (प्रचुर, पर्याप्त)
Synonyms: Plentiful, Copious, Sufficient, Adequate, Abundant,
Antonyms: Meagre, Scant, Small, Insufficient
Example: There is ample time for discussion.
10. Percolate (verb): (Of a liquid or gas) filter gradually through a porous surface or substance. (छानना, टपकना, रिसना)
 Synonyms: Filter, Permeate, Trickle, Drip
Antonyms: Gush, Surge, Stream, Flood
Example: The water percolating through the soil may leach out minerals
Related: Percolated, Percolated

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