Wordsmith – D2G’s Glossary Ep 65

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Wordsmith

1)Scintillating:adjective,Verb
Meaning: sparkling or shining brightly.चमकना
Sentence: the scintillating sun

2)Ointments:Noun
Meaning: a smooth oily preparation that is rubbed on the skin for medicinal purposes or as a cosmetic.मलहम
Sentence: he rubbed some ointment on his leg.

3)Bemuse:Verb
Meaning: puzzle, confuse, or bewilder (someone).विचार शक्ति हर लेना
Sentence: He is still bemused by the enigmatic arrival and departure of his illness

4)Ebullient:Adjective
Meaning: cheerful and full of energy.जोशीला
Sentence: His mood was ebullient , and he had every reason to be satisfied.

5)Drudgery:Noun
Meaning: hard, menial, or dull work.कठिन परिश्रम
Sentence:domestic drudgery.

6)Apocryphal:Adjective
Meaning: (of a story or statement) of doubtful authenticity, although widely circulated as being true.शंकायुक्त
Sentence: Rose refers to the apocryphal book, Wisdom of Solomon, as ‘scripture’.

7)Magnanimous:Adjective
Meaning: very generous or forgiving, especially toward a rival or someone less powerful than oneself.
Sentence: Haney is a true sportsman, always magnanimous and complimentary to his rivals.

8)Mottle:Noun,Verb
Meaning: an irregular arrangement of spots or patches of colorछोटा धब्बा
Sentence: the cow’s coat was light red mottled with white.

9)Malleable:Adjective
Meaning: (of a metal or other material) able to be hammered or pressed permanently out of shape without breaking or cracking.लचीला
Sentence: My heart gave in malleably like a raw piece of argil to the tender touch of his love.

10)Nostalgia:Noun
Meaning: a sentimental longing or wistful affection for the past, typically for a period or place with happy personal associations.विषाद
Sentence: I was overcome with acute nostalgia for my days in college.

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