Wordsmith – D2G’s Glossary Ep 113

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1)Abortive : Adjective
Meaning: failing to produce the intended result.निष्फल
Sentence: an abortive attempt to overthrow the government.

2)Callous: Adjective
Meaning: showing or having an insensitive and cruel disregard for others.कठोर
Sentence: his callous comments about the murder made me shiver.

3)Edifice: Noun
Meaning: a building, especially a large, imposing one.भवन
Sentence: Residential buildings and public edifices were built on a far larger scale than in previous years.

4)Hamper:Noun
Meaning: a large basket with a lid used for laundry.बाधा
Sentence: a laundry hamper.

5)Gaudy: Adjective
Meaning: extravagantly bright or showy, typically so as to be tasteless.भड़कीला
Sentence: silver bows and gaudy ribbons

6)Laconic: Adjective
Meaning: of a person, speech, or style of writing) using very few words.संक्षिप्त
Sentence: his laconic reply suggested a lack of interest in the topic.

7)Accost: Verb
Meaning: approach and address (someone) boldly or aggressively.संभाषण करना
Sentence: reporters accosted him in the street.

8)Bigot : Noun
Meaning: a person who is bigoted.कट्टर व्यक्रित
Sentence: religious bigots.

9)Glutton:Noun
Meaning: an excessively greedy eater.खाऊ
Sentence: Not only does pushing and shoving seem undignified, but such behaviour immediately marks the offender as a greedy glutton who has not been able to enjoy the best.

10)Obviate: Verb
Meaning: remove (a need or difficulty)मुक्त हो जाना
Sentence: the Venetian blinds obviated the need for curtains.

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