The Hindu Editorial Vocabulary 26 March 2021 (Improve Your Vocabulary)

 The Hindu Editorial VOCAB 26 March 2021
The Hindu Editorial VOCAB 26 March 2021

The Hindu Editorial VOCAB 26 March 2021 (Improve Your Vocabulary)

COUP (noun) : प्राप्ति

  • Meaning: an instance of successfully achieving something difficult.
  • अर्थ: सफलतापूर्वक कुछ कठिन प्राप्त करने का एक उदाहरण।
  • Synonyms: accomplishment, achievement, attainment, triumph.
  • Antonyms: debacle, failure, downfall, fiasco.
  • Usage: Since our team is usually eliminated early in the competition, we considered it a major coup when we won the championship.

MELLOW (adjective) : मधुर

  • Meaning: (especially of a sound, flavour, or color) pleasantly smooth or soft; free from harshness.
  • अर्थ: (विशेषकर ध्वनि, स्वाद, या रंग) सुखद रूप से चिकना या नरम; कठोरता से मुक्त।
  • Synonyms: dulcet, euphonious, melodious, mellifluous, mellifluent.
  • Antonyms: rugged, abrading, gruff, abrasive, harsh.
  • Usage: His mellow voice and his qualitative speech made everyone applaud him.

SMUG (adjective) : अहंभाव

  • Meaning: having or showing an excessive pride in oneself or one’s achievements.
  • अर्थ: स्वयं या किसी की उपलब्धियों में अत्यधिक अभिमान होना या दिखाना।
  • Synonyms: bighead, complacency, egotism, vainglory.
  • Antonyms: diffidence, bashfulness, demureness, shyness.
  • Usage: Because Rocky had a smug attitude during his meeting with the principal, he projected the image he was proud of his misdeeds.

Jeer (noun) : मज़ाक उड़ाना

  • Meaning: a rude and mocking remark.
  • अर्थ: एक असभ्य और नकली टिप्पणी।
  • Synonyms: hoot, ridicule, scuff, taunt
  • Antonyms: compliment, praise, flatter
  • Usage: Virat Kohli asked the crowd not to jeer Steve Smith.

HECKLE(verb) : सवालों से बात काटना

  • Meaning: to interrupt a speaker with insulting or rude comments
  • अर्थ: अपमानजनक या असभ्य टिप्पणियों के साथ एक वक्ता को बाधित करने के लिए
  • Synonyms: bully, ridicule
  • Antonyms: please, praise
  • Usage: The crowd began to boo and heckle the comedian as he bombed his comedy set.

RAVENOUS (adjective) : अतृप्त

  • Meaning: (of hunger or need) very great; voracious.
  • अर्थ: (भूख या आवश्यकता के अनुसार) बहुत महान; पेटू।
  • Synonyms: insatiable, greedy, gluttonous, edacious.
  • Antonyms: content, sated, satiated, satisfied.
  • Usage: No matter what type of stressful situation I’m facing, my body responds by eating everything in sight because of my ravenous appetite.

DILATORY (adjective) : धीमा

  • Meaning: slow to act
  • अर्थ: कार्य करने में धीमा
  • Synonyms: sluggish, slothful, lax, slack.
  • Antonyms: fast, prompt, brisk, quick.
  • Usage: They were dilatory in providing the researchers with information.

PUMMEL(Verb) : कूटना

  • Meaning: to defeat someone easily at a sport
  • अर्थ: खेल में किसी को आसानी से हराना
  • Synonyms: bash, batter
  • Antonyms: compliment, fail
  • Usage: The boxer had pummeled his opponent into submission by the end of the fourth round.

SCALDING(Adjective) : धधकते हुए

  • Meaning: If a liquid is scalding, it is extremely hot
  • अर्थ: यदि कोई तरल पदार्थ खुरच रहा है, तो यह बहुत गर्म है
  • Synonyms: blazing, blistering
  • Antonyms: cold, cool
  • Usage: Against her will, hot scalding tears burst from her eyes and down her cheeks.

ABOMINATE(Verb) : घृणा करना

  • Meaning: to hate something very much
  • अर्थ: किसी चीज से बहुत अधिक घृणा करना
  • Synonyms: abhor, despise
  • Antonyms: admire, approve
  • Usage: Eventually one has to bring people together and sit down with those whose records one abominates.

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