Wordsmith – D2G’s Glossary Ep 10

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Wordsmith is the new initiative by the DayTodayGK team. Vocabulary indeed plays an important part in our daily life. Albeit we all have knowledge but we are unable to communicate due to lack of confidence, linguistic abilities and most of the time, we are unable to understand the meaning of the particular word.

So, here we present D2G’s Glossary in which we will share 10 words daily and we would encourage you to do the same. With this, we can increase our knowledge and build our Vocabulary stronger.

D2G’s Glossary- Episode 10

1. Espoused: (Verb)
Meaning: Adopt or support of. ( सहारा देना) (சுவிகாரம் எடுத்துக் கொள்) (మద్దతిచ్చిన)
Sentence: Edward had espoused the lady Grey.

2. Agitate: (Verb)
Meaning: make (someone) troubled or nervous. ( हलचल मचाना) (கிளர்ச்சிசெய் or செயல்குழப்பம்) (కలవరపడు,కలవరపడు)
Sentence: The students agitated in front of the Vice Chancellors office.

3. Coarse: (Adjective)
Meaning: rough or harsh in texture, Rude ( खुरदुरा) (கரடுமுரடான ) (సున్నితత్వం లేని,సున్నితత్వం లేని)
Sentence: a coarse woollen cloth.

4. Endeavor: (Adjective)
Meaning: try hard to do or achieve something. (प्रयत्न करना) (முயற்சி) (ప్రయత్నము,కృషి)
Sentence: he is endeavoring to clear UPSC exam.

5. Servitude: (Noun)
Meaning: Being a slave. (ग़ुलामी) (அடிமை வேலை) (విమోచనము,విడుదల)
Sentence: He leads a life of poverty and servitude.

6. Peccadillo: (Noun)
Meaning: a relatively minor fault or sin.(मामूली सा कुसूर) (சிறு மாசு) (అల్పదోషము)
Sentence: the sexual peccadilloes of celebrities aren’t necessarily news

7. Insouciance: (Noun)
Meaning: casual lack of concern. (निश्चिन्तता) (விருப்புவெறுப்பின்மை) (నిర్లక్ష్యమయిన, ఉదాసీనమయిన)
Sentence: Some youths are insouciance and lead carefree life.

8. Vehement: (Adjective)
Meaning: passionate. (प्रबल) (மும்மரமான) (తీక్షణమైన,మక్కువ)
Sentence: He was quite vehement in his belief.

9. Assailant: (Noun)
Meaning: attacker. (आक्रमणकारी) (தாக்குபவர்) (దాడిచేసిన వ్యక్తి, దుండగుడు)
Sentence:The assailants were nabbed by the army.

10. Genteel: (Adjective)
Meaning: characterized by exaggerated or affected politeness . ( नम्र) (மரியாதையுள்ள) (ఆడంబరమైన శైలి గల)
Sentence: The receptionists are usually very genteel.

Also Read- Episode – 9

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