Dear Aspirants,

1.DEVOLVE (verb) सौंपना 

Meaning: transfer or delegate (power) to a lower level, especially from central government to local or regional administration. 

Synonyms: depute, assign, consign, entrust. 

Antonyms: centralize, retain, preserve, confine. 

Usage: The State Government devolving its powers on local self-governments is not to be criticized. 

2. SOJOURN (noun) विराम 

Meaning: a temporary stay at one place, esp. while traveling. 

Synonyms: stay, tarry, visit, stopover. 

Antonyms: journey, migration, departure, advance. 

Usage: During Dean’s sojourn in Paris, he spent two weeks visiting all of the city’s cultural attractions.

3. REPUGNANT (adjective) प्रतिकूल 

Meaning: extremely distasteful; unacceptable. 

Synonyms: abhorrent, repulsive, offensive, nauseous. 

Antonyms: appealing, desirable, felicitous, pleasing. 

Usage: The racist words were repugnant to everyone in the auditorium. 

4. EXPUNGE (verb) मिटाना 

Meaning: obliterate or remove completely (something unwanted or unpleasant). 

Synonyms: eradicate, eliminate, abolish, annihilate. 

Antonyms: renovate, repair, restore, revamp. 

Usage: Time and the weather have expunged any evidence that a thriving community once existed here. 

5. UNTRAMMELED (adjective) बेरोक 

Meaning: not deprived of freedom of action or expression; not restricted or hampered. 

Synonyms: unobstructed, unhampered, unrestrained, unfettered. 

Antonyms: limited, restrained, restricted, obstructed. 

Usage: My mother always encourages me to let my untrammeled dreams run wild. 

6. INCUR (verb) झेलना 

Meaning: become subject to (something unwelcome or unpleasant) as a result of one’s own behavior or actions. 

Synonyms: provoke, earn, arouse, induce. 

Antonyms: avoid, shun, elude, evade. 

Usage: The surgery wasn’t what scared the sick man, it was all of the medical bills he would incur from the procedure. 

7. PANDER (verb) बढ़ावा देना 

Meaning: gratify or indulge (an immoral or distasteful desire or taste or a person with such a desire or taste) 

Synonyms: indulge, gratify, satisfy, yield. 

Antonyms: dissatisfy, deny, refuse, disturb. 

Usage: She tries to hold on to as much genuine stuff as she can while pandering to fancier tastes. 

8. BRACE (verb) सहारा देना 

Meaning: prepare (someone) for something difficult or unpleasant. 

Synonyms: nerve, gird, strengthen, fortify. 

Antonyms: dampen, deaden, drain, debilitate. 

Usage: Along with most of my neighbors in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area, I was braced for the presidential transition. 

9. BLOC (noun) गुट 

Meaning: a group of countries or political parties with common interests who have formed an alliance. 

Synonyms: association, coalition, federation, confederation. 

Usage: The parliamentary members tended to coalesce in blocs, which were alliances in support of particular philosophies. 

10. XENOPHOBIC (adjective) अज्ञातजन भीति/ विदेशी द्वेश 

Meaning: having or showing a dislike of or prejudice against people from other countries. 

Synonyms: racist, racialist, ethnocentric, ethnocentrist. 

Antonyms: bountiful, permissive, thoughtful, lenient.

टेस्ट सीरीज की विशेषता :-

यह टेस्ट सीरीज JOA (IT) के नये पैटर्न पर आधारित है 

HPSSSB JOA, HPU JOA, Agriculture University JOA, सभी परीक्षाओं के लिए उपयोगी

इस टेस्ट सीरीज में 10 प्रैक्टिस सेट है प्रत्येक सेट में 85 प्रश्न है, जो हिंदी और अंग्रेजी में उपलब्ध है 

इसमें 600 प्रश्न Computer के है और 250 प्रश्न सामान्य ज्ञान के है और ज्यादातर प्रश्न पिछले वर्षो में हुई परीक्षाओ में से लिए गये है, क्यूंकि हमेशा पुराने प्रश्न ही रिपीट होते है परीक्षाओ में 

अगर आप इस टेस्ट सीरिज को खरीदते है तो आपको HPSSSB और HPPSC द्वारा पिछले वर्षो में आयोजित की गयी परीक्षाओ में पूछे गये हिमाचल सामान्य ज्ञान के 1000 से भी ज्यादा प्रश्नों वाली पीडीऍफ़ मुफ्त मिलेगी