Wordsmith – D2G’s Glossary Ep 9

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Wordsmith is the new initiative by the DayTodayGK team. Vocabulary indeed plays an important part in our daily life. Albeit we all have knowledge but we are unable to communicate due to lack of confidence, linguistic abilities and most of the time, we are unable to understand the meaning of the particular word.

So, here we present D2G’s Glossary in which we will share 10 words daily and we would encourage you to do the same. With this, we can increase our knowledge and build our Vocabulary stronger.

D2G’s Glossary- Episode 9

1. Insuperable: (Adjective)
Meaning: impossible to overcome. ( अजेय) (கடக்கக்கூடாத) (అసాధ్యమైన)
Sentence: He faced a lot of Insuperable financial problems.

2. Epistle: (Noun)
Meaning: a letter. (पत्र) (நிருபம்) (జాబు)
Sentence: He sent him a formal epistle.

3. Peculiar: (Adjective)
Meaning: Out of the ordinary, odd. (असामान्य ) (விசித்திரமான) (విచిత్ర,వింతైన)
Sentence: It would be rather peculiar to see a kangaroo hopping down a city street.

4. Triumphant: (Adjective)
Meaning: Celebrating Victory. ( विजयी) (வெற்றி) (విజయం)
Sentence: A triumphant chariot.

5. Snort: (Noun, Verb)
Meaning: an explosive sound made by the sudden forcing of breath. (फुनफुनाहट) (வெறுப்புக் காண்பிக்கும் வகையில் சீற்றொலி உண்டாக்கு) (ఇంజను చేసే అదే రకం ధ్వని)
Sentence: She snorts while sleeping.

6. Flibbertigibbet: (Noun)
Meaning: a frivolous, flighty, or excessively talkative person.(बकवास करने वाला) (வாயாடி; அவதூற்றாளர்) (వాచాటుడు)
Sentence: “That’s what they call me here,” said flibbertigibbet when they got down to conversation again.

7. Scruple: (Noun, Verb)
Meaning:a feeling of doubt or hesitation with regard to the morality or propriety of a course of action. (आशंका होना) (மனவுறுத்தல்) (సందేహము, శంకించుట)
Sentence: I had no scruples about eavesdropping.

8. Tomfoolery: (Noun)
Meaning: Foolish behavior. ( बेवकूफ़ी) (முட்டாள்தனமான நடத்தை)  (మూఢ ప్రవర్తన)
Sentence: he should stop his tomfoolery.

9. Wry: (Adjective)
Meaning: using or expressing dry, especially mocking, humour. ( व्यंग्यपूर्ण हँसी) (வறண்ட) (ఒకపక్కకు వాలిపోయిన, పరిహాసకరమైన)
Sentence: He passed a wry smile.

10. Exasperate: (Verb)
Meaning: irritate intensely. ( उत्तेजित) (எரிச்சலூட்டு) (ఉద్రేకo, రెచ్చగొట్టు)
Sentence: She gave an exasperated sigh.

Also Read- Episode – 8

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