Wordsmith – D2G’s Glossary Ep 56

1)Beatific :Adjective
Meaning :feeling or expressing blissful happiness.सुखी
Sentence:a beatific smile”

2) Sparse : Adjective
Meaning :thinly dispersed or scattered.विरल
Sentence:areas of sparse population

3) Formidable :Adjective
Meaning :inspiring fear or respect through being impressively large, powerful, intense, or capable.दुर्जेय
Sentence:a formidable opponent

4)Briefings :Noun
Meaning :a meeting for giving information or instructions. ब्रीफिंग
Sentence:a media briefing in the House of Commons

5)Frangible :Adjective
Meaning :able to be broken into fragments; brittle or fragile.भंगुर
Sentence:the frangible skull of an infant

6)Nurture :Noun,Verb
Meaning :care for and protect (someone or something) while they are growing. पालन – पोषण करना
Sentence:Jarrett was nurtured by his parents in a close-knit family

7)Quash :Verb
Meaning :reject as invalid, especially by legal procedure.अमान्य घोषित करना
Sentence:his conviction was quashed on appeal”

8)Eclat : Noun
Meaning :brilliant display or effect.शोभा
Sentence:he finished his recital with great éclat

9) Felony :Noun
Meaning :a crime regarded in the US and many other judicial systems as more serious than a misdemeanour.घोर अपराध
Sentence:he pleaded guilty to six felonies.

10) Fetter :Noun,Verb
Meaning :a chain or manacle used to restrain a prisoner, typically placed around the ankles.बेड़ी
Sentence:he lay bound with fetters of iron.