Wordsmith – D2G’s Glossary Ep 79

WORDSMITH

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1)Plea:Noun
Meaning:a request made in an urgent and emotional manner.दलील
Sentence:he made a dramatic plea for disarmament

2)Diaphanous:adjective
Meaning:(especially of fabric) light, delicate, and translucent.पारदर्शी
Sentence:At every shop window she checked out her reflection and her several diaphanous layers of bold, floral-printed skirt, top and shawl.

3)Valiant:adjective
Meaning:possessing or showing courage or determination.बहादुर
Sentence:she made a valiant effort to hold her anger in check.

4)Umbrage:noun
Meaning:offense or annoyance.नाराज़ी
Sentence:she took umbrage at his remarks.

5)Vanity:noun
Meaning:excessive pride in or admiration of one’s own appearance or achievements.घमंड
Sentence:Upon examining the rest of the drawers, she realized it was more of a vanity than a desk.

6)Wilt:Verb, Noun
Meaning:(of a plant, leaf, or flower) become limp through heat, loss of water, or disease; droop.
Sentence:It was sweltering hot, and she looked like she was wilting .

7)cumbrous:adjective
Meaning:Unwieldy or clumsy, especially due to excess weighबोझीला
Sentence:it took two people to haul the cumbrous machine into the garage.

8)galloped:verb
Meaning:(of a horse) go at the pace of a gallop.
सरपट दौड़ाना
Sentence:Then, with a shake of the reins, the horse galloped ahead and disappeared into the mist.

9)monotonous:adjective
Meaning:dull, tedious, and repetitious; lacking in variety and interest.नीरस
Sentence:the statistics that he quotes with monotonous regularity

10)assiduous:adjective
Meaning:showing great care and perseverance.परिश्रमी
Sentence:she was assiduous in pointing out every feature

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