Wordsmith – D2G’s Glossary Ep 89


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1)Despoil: Verb
Meaning:steal or violently remove valuable or attractive possessions from; plunder.लूटना
Sentence:the church was despoiled of its marble wall covering.

Meaning:having two or more different colors.चितकबरा
Sentence:pied dogs from the Pyrenees.

Sentence:Yeah, I know, it’s piffle , but it gives me a way to go forward.

Meaning:fail to resist (pressure, temptation, or some other negative force).
Sentence:he has become the latest to succumb to the strain

Meaning:energetic but awkward in one’s movements or behavior.चुलबुला
Sentence:She can’t really play kids anymore – and coltishness was so much her thing.

Meaning:dig out
Sentence:Azemi obtained a court order to exhume the body and arrested the brother.

7)delineate: verb
Meaning:describe or portray (something) precisely.चित्रित करना
Sentence:the law should delineate and prohibit behavior that is socially abhorrent.

Meaning:generously given or giving; bountiful.विशाल
Sentence:the earth yields a bounteous harvest.

9)Dogfight: Noun,Verb
Meaning:a close combat between military aircraft.
आमने-सामने की लड़ाई
Sentence:Conceived to dogfight Soviet planes that never got off the drawing board, it has no mission.

10)Caulk:Verb, Noun
Meaning:seal (a gap or seam) with a waterproof filler and sealant.
Sentence:In a corner, run a bead of latex caulk down, smoothing it in with your finger.