Wordsmith – D2G’s Glossary Ep 4


Dear Friends,

Wordsmith is the new initiative by the DayTodayGK team. Vocabulary indeed plays an important part in our daily life. Albeit we all have knowledge but we are unable to communicate due to lack of confidence, linguistic abilities and most of the time, we are unable to understand the meaning of the particular word.

So, here we present D2G’s Glossary in which we will share 10 words daily and we would encourage you to do the same. With this, we can increase our knowledge and build our Vocabulary stronger.

D2G’s Glossary- Episode 4

1. Obnoxious – Adjective
Meaning: Extremely unpleasant. (अप्रिय) (விரும்பத்தகாத) (చెడ్డ)
Sentence: She is an obnoxious person.

2. Myriad – Noun
Meaning: a countless or extremely great number of people or things.(अनगिनत संख्या) (எண்ணற்ற) (అనంతమైన సంఖ్య)
Sentence: There were myriads of people who were gathered for the concert.

3. Adamant – Adjective
Meaning: refusing to change one’s mind.(अटल) (பிடிவாதம் செய்கிற) (మొండి)
Sentence: She was adamant that she will marry him.

4. Austere – Adjective
Meaning: Strict, harsh( सख्त) (இனிய குணமற்ற) (కఠిన)
Sentence: She remained an austere daughter to forgive his father.

5. Abnegate– verb
Meaning: renounce or reject.( नकारना) (தியாகம் செய் or கைவிடு) (నిరాకరించు,తనకుతానుగా వదలుకొను)
Sentence: he attempts to abnegate personal responsibility

6. Frugal – Adjective
Meaning: Economical( अल्पव्ययी) (சிக்கனமான) (మితవ్యయం)
Sentence: He is too frugal to  buy designer clothes.

7. Pique – Noun
Meaning: Feeling irritated.( ख़ीज) (கடுஞ்சீற்றம்) (కోపము)
Sentence: he is left with a fit of pique.

8. Rattle – Noun, verb
Meaning: Irritate, resentful (ஆர்ப்பாட்டம் or பிதற்றல்) (టకటక శబ్దము)
Sentence: He left in a fit of Pique.

9. Content – adjective, verb, noun
Meaning- Satisfy ( सन्तोष) (உட்பொருள் or மனநிறைவு) (సంతృప్తితో కూడిన)
Sentence: His heart is filled with content after result.

10. Endearment –  Noun
Meaning: love or affection (मोह) (நேயம்) (ప్రీతి or మురిపెము)
Sentence: she was whispering endearments in his ears.

Also Read- Episode-3

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