The Hindu Editorial VOCAB 17 September 2021 (Improve Your Vocabulary)

The Hindu Editorial VOCAB 17 September 2021

Mundane (Adjective): सांसारिक
Meaning: Found in the ordinary course of events
अर्थ: घटनाओं के साधारण पाठ्यक्रम में मिला
Synonyms: dime, stale, sober, humdrum, day-to-day
Antonyms: unusual, Exciting, extraordinary.
Usage: The list included many mundane, routine tasks.

Quirk (Noun): अनियमितता
Meaning: a strange habit
अर्थ: एक अजीब आदत
Synonyms: irregularity, trait
Antonyms: normality,
Usage: His biggest quirk is his love for old marbles.

Swarthy (Adjective): साँवला
Meaning: dark-complexioned
अर्थ: गहरा
Synonyms: raven, ebony, dusky, sable, brunet
Antonyms: blond, luminous, pallid, pasty, bright
Example: His complexion was swarthy, his hair dark, and his eye bright and piercing

CONDIGN (adjective) : उचित
Meaning: appropriate to the crime or wrongdoing; fitting and deserved.
अर्थ: अपराध या अधर्म के लिए उपयुक्त और योग्य।
Synonyms: earned, merited, warranted, justified.
Antonyms: undeserved, undue, unfair, unjust.
Example: Condign punishment was rare when the criminal was a man of high social standing.

Credulous (Adjective): भरोसेमंद
Meaning: having or showing too great a readiness to believe things.
अर्थ: चीजों पर विश्वास करने के लिए बहुत बड़ी तत्परता होना या दिखाना।
Synonym: gullible, naive, impressionable, trusting,
Antonym: worldly, suspicious
Example: When she was younger, my baby sister was incredibly credulous and fell for all my tricks.

Outreach (Noun): पहुंच
Meaning: The extent or length of reaching out.
अर्थ: पहुंचने की सीमा या लंबाई।
Synonyms: Exceed, Advocate, Reach, Communicate, Disseminate, Overdo.
Antonyms: Stay in Place, Fail, Mis-communicate
Usage: Several Government programs are launched to outreach with the public.

ABIDING (Adjective) : स्थायी
Meaning: (of a feeling or memory) lasting a long time; enduring.
अर्थ: (एक भावना या स्मृति का) लंबे समय तक चलने वाला; स्थायी।
Synonyms: Persisting, Long-lasting, Everlasting, Perpetual.
Antonyms: Short-lived, Ephemeral, Transitory, Transient.
Usage: The abiding interest in Corner is patriotic and political rather than literary.

AGHAST(Adjective) : आश्चर्यान्वित, हक्काबक्का
Meaning: Suddenly filled with strong feelings of shock and worry
अर्थ: अचानक सदमे और चिंता की मजबूत भावनाओं से भर गया
Synonyms: Anxious, Dismayed
Antonyms: Unsurprised, Calm
Usage: Workers and union officials were aghast at the layoffs.

SIDLE (Verb): तरफ़ चलना
Meaning: walk in a furtive, unobtrusive, or timid manner, especially sideways or obliquely.
अर्थ: फुर्तीली, विनीत, या डरपोक तरीके से चलना, विशेष रूप से बग़ल में या विशिष्ट रूप से।
Synonyms: creep, sneak, slink, slip, slide
Antonyms: march, stride
Usage: Because the cars were parked in the driveway, I had to sidle between them in order to get to the house.

BACKSTOP (noun) : सुरक्षा
Meaning: an emergency precaution or last resort.
अर्थ: एक आपातकालीन एहतियात या अंतिम उपाय।
Synonyms: safeguard, preventive measure, insurance.
Antonyms: constraint, limitation, restriction, sanction.
Sentence: They want the Democrats to act as a backstop for this wild nonsense.

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