Wordsmith – D2G’s Glossary Ep 97

WORDSMITH

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1) Sycophant:Noun
Meaning:a person who acts obsequiously toward someone important in order to gain advantage.चापलूस
Sentence:An assortment of hatchet men, opportunists and sycophants gained access to the levers of power.

2)Sumptuous:Adjective
Meaning:splendid and expensive-looking.सुस्पष्ट
Sentence:the banquet was a sumptuous, luxurious meal.

3)Incarcerate: Verb
Meaning:imprison or confine,अपमान.
Sentence:many are incarcerated for property offenses.

4)Incipient:Adjective
Meaning:in an initial stage; beginning to happen or develop.प्रारंभिक
Sentence:he could feel incipient anger building up.

5)Quixotic:Adjective
Meaning:exceedingly idealistic; unrealistic and impractical.विलक्षण
Sentence:a vast and perhaps quixotic project.

6)Daub:Noun
Meaning:a painting executed without much skill.भद्दा रंगा हुआ चित्र
Sentence:People daub paint or smear mud over their bodies and go wild in the streets.

7)Debonair:adjective
Meaning:(of a man) confident, stylish, and charming.विनयपूर्ण
Sentence:”He’s debonair , smooth, handsome and slim like Moore.”

8)Decamp:verb
Meaning:depart suddenly or secretly, especially to relocate one’s business or household in another area.
Sentence:now he has decamped to Hollywood.

9)Decoy:Noun,Verb
Meaning:a bird or mammal, or an imitation of one, used by hunters to attract other birds or mammals.प्रलोभन
Sentence:a decoy duck

10)Pall:noun
Meaning:a cloth spread over a coffin, hearse, or tomb.आवरण
Sentence:a cloth spread over a coffin, hearse, or tomb.

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