Wordsmith – D2G’s Glossary Ep 203

WORDSMITH

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1)Percussion:Noun
Meaning:musical instruments played by striking with the hand or with a handheld or pedal-operated stick or beater, or by shaking, including drums, cymbals, xylophones, gongs, bells, and rattles.टक्कर
Sentence:percussion instruments.

2)Clinging:Adjective
Meaning:(of a garment) fitting closely to the body and showing its shape.पकड़
Sentence:she was wearing a clinging black dress.

3)Harping:Verb
Meaning:talk or write persistently and tediously on a particular topic.बीन बजाना
Sentence:guys who are constantly harping on about the war.

4)Derision:Noun
Meaning:contemptuous ridicule or mockery.उपहास
Sentence:my stories were greeted with derision and disbelief.

5)Jade:Noun
Meaning:a hard, typically green stone used for ornaments and implements and consisting of the minerals jadeite or nephrite.नटखट
Sentence:Of the two kinds of jade , jadeite and nephrite, the former is harder than the latter and cannot be scratched with a penknife blade.

6)Mellow:Adjective
Meaning:(especially of sound, taste, and color) pleasantly smooth or soft; free from harshness.मधुर
Sentence:she was hypnotized by the mellow tone of his voice.

7)Fraternity:Noun
Meaning:a group of people sharing a common profession or interests.भ्रातृत्व.
Sentence:members of the hunting fraternity

8)Litigation:Noun
Meaning:the process of taking legal action.मुकदमेबाज़ी
Sentence:the company wishes to avoid litigation

9)Consternation:Noun
Meaning:feelings of anxiety or dismay, typically at something unexpected.आतंक.
Sentence:I always welcomed clover, much to the consternation of the neighbors.

10)Villainous:Adjective
Meaning:relating to, constituting, or guilty of wicked or criminal behavior.शरारतपूर्ण.
Sentence:his group of villainous accomplices are wreaking havoc on the city.

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