Wordsmith – D2G’s Glossary Ep 173

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1) Vaunt:Verb.
Meaning:boast about or praise (something), especially excessively.
Sentence:boast about or praise (something), especially excessively.

2)Tranche:noun
Meaning:a portion of something, especially money,अंश.
Sentence:they released the first tranche of the loan.

3)Recede:verb
Meaning:go or move back or further away from a previous position,दूर जाना.
Sentence:the flood waters had receded.

4)Relinquish:verb
Meaning:voluntarily cease to keep or claim; give up,त्यागना.
Sentence:he relinquished his managerial role to become chief executive.

5)Rendezvous:noun
Meaning:a meeting at an agreed time and place, typically between two people,मिलन स्थल.
Sentence:Not many get the chance to have a rendezvous with the 1980 All England badminton champion.

6)picaresque:adjective
Meaning:of or relating to an episodic style of fiction dealing with the adventures of a rough and dishonest but appealing hero,पाखंडी.
Sentence:a rowdy, picaresque “guys being guys” movie.

7)pretentious: adjective
Meaning:attempting to impress by affecting greater importance, talent, culture, etc., than is actually possessed,मिथ्याभिमानी.
Sentence:a pretentious literary device.

8)palaver: noun
Meaning:prolonged and idle discussion,दौड़-धूप.
Sentence:an hour of aimless palaver.

9)Blandish:verb
Meaning:coax (someone) with kind words or flattery,चापलूसी.
Sentence:I was blandishing her with imprudences to get her off the subject.

10)Luminary:noun
Meaning:a person who inspires or influences others, especially one prominent in a particular sphere,
Sentence:one of the luminaries of child psychiatry.

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