Wordsmith – D2G’s Glossary Ep 69

WORDSMITH

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1)Anathema:Noun
Meaning:something or someone that one vehemently dislikes.अभिशाप
Sentence:racial hatred was anathema to her

2)Empirical:Adjective
Meaning:based on, concerned with, or verifiable by observation or experience rather than theory or pure logic.अनुभवसिद्ध
Sentence:Just such propositions take us beyond the limits of empirical particularity.

3) Vicinal:Adjective
Meaning:neighboring; adjacent.पड़ोसी
Sentence:Additional distinct extrema in the negative regime of energy signify vicinal pairs that are hydrogen bonded.

4)Creed:Noun
Meaning:a system of Christian or other religious belief; a faith.पंथ
Sentence:people of many creeds and cultures

5)Denouncing:VErb
Meaning:publicly declare to be wrong or evil.निंदा
Sentence:The weather forecast was denounced as useless by the locals.

6)Deign:Verb
Meaning:do something that one considers to be beneath one’s dignity.योग्य समझना
Sentence:I shall await his answer when he deigns to speak to me.

7)Apocalyptic:Adjective
Meaning:describing or prophesying the complete destruction of the world.सर्वनाशक
Sentence:There is nothing, in short, inherently Jewish or Christian or Muslim about apocalyptic imagery.

8)Obdurate:Adjective
Meaning:stubbornly refusing to change one’s opinion or course of action.हठी
Sentence:They are, after all, award-winning teachers, however obdurate a pupil the federal government is proving.

9)Decree:Noun,Verb
Meaning:an official order issued by a legal authority.हुक्मनामा
Sentence:the government decreed a ban on any contact with the guerrillas

10)Maladroit:Adjective
Meaning:ineffective or bungling; clumsy.बेडौल
Sentence:Unfortunately it appears that Mr Rahman’s maladroitness precedes him.

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