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Wordsmith – D2G’s Glossary Ep 184

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1)Intimidating:Verb
Meaning:frighten or overawe (someone), especially in order to make them do what one wants,धमकी देना.
Sentence:he tries to intimidate his rivals.

2)Reminiscent:Adjective
Meaning:tending to remind one of something,अतीत का स्मरण दिलानेवाला.
Sentence:the sights were reminiscent of my childhood.

3)Phlegmatic:Adjective
Meaning:(of a person) having an unemotional and stolidly calm disposition,सुस्त.
Sentence:If we are as phlegmatic as we like to believe would we revel so conspicuously in our tragedy?

4)Forebear:Noun
Meaning:an ancestor,सहन करना.
Sentence:One cannot hope to rise or succeed in the world unless one’s forebears had the requisite abilities.

5)Misanthrope:Noun
Meaning:a person who dislikes humankind and avoids human society,मनुष्यद्रोही.
Sentence:I’ve been called in the past, probably with justification, a misanthrope but it isn’t so much that I dislike people (well not all of them anyway) but that I have a physical need to be apart from them.

6)Lampoon:Noun
Meaning:a speech or text criticizing someone or something in this way,निन्दालेख.
Sentence:does this sound like a lampoon of student life?

7)Pernicious:Adjective
Meaning:having a harmful effect, especially in a gradual or subtle way,तेज़.
Sentence:the pernicious influences of the mass media.

8)Terrestrial:Adjective
Meaning:of, on, or relating to the earth,लौकिक.
Sentence:increased ultraviolet radiation may disrupt terrestrial ecosystems.

9)Badinage:Noun
Meaning:humorous or witty conversation.
Sentence:cultured badinage about art and life.

10)Pejorative:Adjective
Meaning:expressing contempt or disapprovalअपमानजनक.
Sentence:permissiveness” is used almost universally as a pejorative term.

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