Daily The Hindu Editorial Vocab With Detail 07/01/2021

Vocab : Verbose (Adjective) वाचाल

Definition : using or expressed in more words than are needed.

Sentence : "much academic language is obscure and verbose"

 

Vocab : Destitute (Adjective) निराश्रित

Definition : extremely poor and lacking the means to provide for oneself.

Sentence : "the charity cares for destitute children"

 

Vocab : Culpable (Adjective) सदोष

Definition : deserving blame.

Sentence : "mercy killings are less culpable than ‘ordinary’ murders"

 

Vocab : Deplorable (Adjective) खेदजनक

Definition : deserving strong condemnation; completely unacceptable.

Sentence : "children living in deplorable conditions"

 

Vocab : Laggard (Noun) सुस्त

Definition : a person who makes slow progress and falls behind others.

Sentence : "staff were under enormous pressure and there was no time for laggards"

 

Vocab : Dither (Verb) तड़पना

Definition : be indecisive.

Sentence : "I can't bear people who dither"

 

Vocab : Defile (Verb) अशुद्ध

Definition : damage the purity or appearance of; mar or spoil.

Sentence : "the land was defiled by a previous owner"

 

Vocab : Covert (Adjective) प्रच्छन्न

Definition : not openly acknowledged or displayed.

Sentence : "covert operations against the dictatorship"

 

Vocab : Jolt (Verb) झटका

Definition : push or shake (someone or something) abruptly and roughly.

Sentence : "a surge in the crowd behind him jolted him forwards"

 

Vocab : Ludicrous (Adjective) ऊटपटांग

Definition : so foolish, unreasonable, or out of place as to be amusing.

Sentence : "it's ludicrous that I have been fined"

 

Vocab : Moribund (Adjective) मरणासन्न

Definition : (of a person) at the point of death.

Sentence : "on examination she was moribund and dehydrated"

   

Vocab : Vigilant (Adjective) जागरूक

Definition : keeping careful watch for possible danger or difficulties.

Sentence : "the burglar was spotted by vigilant neighbours"

 

Vocab : Alacrity (Noun) तत्परता

Definition : brisk and cheerful readiness.

Sentence : "she accepted the invitation with alacrity"

 

Vocab : Funeral (Noun) अंतिम संस्कार

Definition : a ceremony or service held shortly after a person's death, usually including the person's burial or cremation.

Sentence : "in the afternoon, he'd attended a funeral"

 

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