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Wordsmith – D2G’s Glossary Ep 192

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1)Amalgam:Noun
Meaning:a mixture or blend,मिश्रित धातु.
Sentence:a curious amalgam of the traditional and the modern.

2)Charlatan:Noun
Meaning:a person falsely claiming to have a special knowledge or skill; a fraud,मायावी.
Sentence:Take the case of the charlatan who claims to transmit thoughts at a distance.

3)Raucous:Adjective
Meaning:making or constituting a disturbingly harsh and loud noise,कर्कश.
Sentence:raucous youths.

4)Apocryphal:Adjective
Meaning:(of a story or statement) of doubtful authenticity, although widely circulated as being true,शंकायुक्त.
Sentence:an apocryphal story about a former president.

5)Jeopardize:Verb
Meaning:put (someone or something) into a situation in which there is a danger of loss, harm, or failure,ख़तरे में डालना.
Sentence:a devaluation of the dollar would jeopardize New York’s position as a financial center.

6)Bogus:Adjective
Meaning:not genuine or true; fake,जाली.
Sentence:a bogus insurance claim.

7)Monologue:Noun
Meaning:a long speech by one actor in a play or movie, or as part of a theatrical or broadcast program,स्वगत भाषण.
Sentence:The play starts off with an actor rehearsing a monologue for an acting competition.

8)Penury:Noun
Meaning:extreme poverty; destitution,दरिद्रता.
Sentence:he died in a state of virtual penury.

9)Masquerade:Noun
Meaning:a false show or pretense,बहाना.
Sentence:his masquerade ended when he was arrested.

10)Ominous:Adjective
Meaning:giving the impression that something bad or unpleasant is going to happen; threatening; inauspicious.
Sentence:there were ominous dark clouds gathering overhead.

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