Wordsmith – D2G’s Glossary Ep 98


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1)Coltish : Adjective
Meaning: energetic but awkward in one’s movements or behavior.चुलबुला
Sentence:They capture the coltish youth of two 16-year-olds in the throes of first love, but somehow missing is the fever of a relationship that spirals toward death.

2)Clack : Noun, Verb
Meaning: a sharp sound or series of sounds.
Sentence: the clack of her high heels

3)Fallible : Adjective
Meaning:capable of making mistakes or being erroneous.अविश्वसनीय
Sentence:experts can be fallible.

4)Foolhardy : Adjective
Meaning:recklessly bold or rash.उतावला
Sentence:it would be foolhardy to go into the scheme without support.

5)Feasible :Adjective
Meaning:possible to do easily or conveniently.साध्य
Sentence:it is not feasible to put most finds from excavations on public display.

6)Flout : Verb
Meaning:openly disregard (a rule, law or convention).अवज्ञा
Sentence:these same companies still flout basic ethical practices

7)cavalier: Adjective, Noun
Meaning:showing a lack of proper concern; offhand.अभिमानपूर्ण
Sentence:Anne was irritated by his cavalier attitude

8)Checkmate: Noun, Verb
Meaning:a check from which a king cannot escape. मात
Sentence:To move her bishop to strike his knight would leave the king open on two sides without escape, a checkmate.

9)Consort : Noun
Meaning:a wife, husband, or companion, in particular the spouse of a reigning monarch.
Sentence:Apart from the reign of William III, consorts of monarchs have had no constitutional significance whatsoever

10)Fitful :Adjective
Meaning:active or occurring spasmodically or intermittently; not regular or steady.चंचल
Sentence:a few hours’ fitful sleep.