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Wordsmith – D2G’s Glossary Ep 193

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1)Kingpin:Kingpin
Meaning:a main or large bolt in a central position,
Sentence:This device is secured in a normal manner by a central kingpin which is received within a slot portion of the device.

2)Punitive:adjective
Meaning:inflicting or intended as punishment,दंडात्मक.
Sentence:he called for punitive measures against the Eastern bloc.

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

4)Aghast:adjective
Meaning:filled with horror or shock,भौचक्का.
Sentence:when the news came out they were aghas.

5)Opulent:adjective
Meaning:ostentatiously rich and luxurious or lavish,धनी.
Sentence:the opulent comfort of a limousine.

6)Agile:adjective
Meaning:able to move quickly and easily,चुस्त.
Sentence:Ruth was as agile as a monkey.

7)Punctilious:adjective
Meaning:showing great attention to detail or correct behavior,ज़रूरत से ज़्यादा परिशुद्ध.
Sentence:he was punctilious in providing every amenity for his guests.

8)Allure:noun
Meaning:the quality of being powerfully and mysteriously attractive or fascinating,फुसलाना.
Sentence:people for whom gold holds no allure.

9)Austere:adjective
Meaning:severe or strict in manner, attitude, or appearance, सीधा-सादा.
Sentence:an austere man, with a rigidly puritanical outlook.

10)Ameliorate:verb
Meaning:make (something bad or unsatisfactory) better,सुधारना.
Sentence:the reform did much to ameliorate living standards.

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