Wordsmith – D2G’s Glossary Ep 202

WORDSMITH

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1)Fiendish:Adjective
Meaning:extremely cruel or unpleasant; devilish.पैशाचिक
Sentence:shrieks of fiendish laughter.

2)Shabby:Adjective
Meaning:in poor condition through long or hard use or lack of care.जर्जर
Sentence:a conscript in a shabby uniform saluted the car.

3)Comrade:Noun
Meaning:a companion who shares one’s activities or is a fellow member of an organization.साथी
Sentence:a companion who shares one’s activities or is a fellow member of an organization.

4)Sublime:Adjective
Meaning:of such excellence, grandeur, or beauty as to inspire great admiration or awe.विशिष्ट
Sentence:Mozart’s sublime piano concertos.

5)Propinquity:Noun
Meaning:the state of being close to someone or something; proximity.पड़ोस
Sentence:he kept his distance as though afraid propinquity might lead him into temptation.

6)Tempest:Noun
Meaning:a violent windy storm.तूफ़ान
Sentence:Abruptly following, a hoard of men appeared on the ridge, and with a howl like a raging tempest , chaos erupted

7)Barb:Noun
Meaning:a freshwater fish that typically has barbels around the mouth, popular in aquariums.
Sentence:Many Indian species like catfish, dwarf and giant gourami, and barbs are popular abroad and fetch good prices.

8)Dudgeon:Noun
Meaning:a feeling of offense or deep resentment.नाराज़ी
Sentence:the manager walked out in high dudgeon.

9)Ruffian:Noun
Meaning:a violent person, especially one involved in crime.बदमाश.
Sentence:Well, so long as he could hide his emotions when they crossed paths with the thieves – bullies and ruffians were always drawn to the fearful.

10)Apropos:Adjective
Meaning:very appropriate to a particular situationअनुरूप.
Sentence:the composer’s reference to child’s play is apropos.

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