Wordsmith – D2G’s Glossary Ep 177

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1)preposterous:adjective
Meaning:contrary to reason or common sense; utterly absurd or ridiculous, निरर्थक.
Sentence:a preposterous suggestion.

2)Insouciant:adjective
Meaning:showing a casual lack of concern; indifferent,
Sentence:an insouciant shrug.

3)Obtuse: adjective
Meaning:annoyingly insensitive or slow to understand,कुंठित.
Sentence:he wondered if the doctor was being deliberately obtuse.

4)Paucity: Paucity
Meaning:the presence of something only in small or insufficient quantities or amounts; scarcity,कमी.
Sentence:a paucity of information.

5)Espouse: verb
Meaning:adopt or support (a cause, belief, or way of life),सहायता देना.
Sentence:he turned his back on the modernism he had espoused in his youth.

6)Sporadic: adjective
Meaning:occurring at irregular intervals or only in a few places; scattered or isolated.
Sentence:sporadic fighting broke out.

7)Inebriate: noun
Meaning:a drunkard,मतवाला.
Sentence:Philostratus in turn described Andros as a land of Cockaigne for inebriates.

8)Perfunctory:adjective
Meaning:(of an action or gesture) carried out with a minimum of effort or reflection,असावधान.
Sentence:he gave a perfunctory nod.

9)Usurp: verb
Meaning:take (a position of power or importance) illegally or by force,हड़पना.
Sentence:Richard usurped the throne.

10)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?

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