The Hindu English Vocabulary

Hindu Editorial with Vocabulary: Aug Month – Day 25

RESORT (Verb): प्रश्रय

  • Meaning:turn to and adopt (a course of action, especially an extreme or undesirable one) so as to resolve a difficult situation.
  • अर्थ: एक कठिन स्थिति को हल करने के लिए मुड़ें और अपनाएं (कार्रवाई का एक कोर्स, विशेष रूप से एक चरम या अवांछनीय)।
  • Synonyms: address, recur
  • Antonyms:abstain, halt
  • Example: She would never resort to the law courts to resolve her marital problems.

GARNER (Verb): संग्रह

  • Meaning: gather or collect (something, especially information or approval).
  • अर्थ: इकट्ठा करना या इकट्ठा करना (कुछ, विशेष रूप से जानकारी या अनुमोदन)।
  • Synonyms: gather, collect, accumulate, amass, assemble
  • Antonyms: disperse, distribute
  • Example: he church members are trying to garner enough funds to purchase the pastor a new house.

SOBERING (Adjective): बुद्धिमत्ता

  • Meaning: creating a more serious, sensible, or solemn mood.
  • अर्थ: अधिक गंभीर, समझदार या गंभीर मनोदशा बनाना।
  • Synonyms: dangerous, severe, difficult, grievous
  • Antonyms: calm, facile
  • Example:  Once again he was in the sobering presence of violent death.


POIGNANT (Adjective): हृदयविदारक

  • Meaning: evoking a keen sense of sadness or regret.
  • अर्थ: उदासी या पछतावे की गहरी भावना पैदा करना।
  • Synonyms: affecting, pitiful, piteous, pitiable, pathetic,
  • Antonyms: cheerful, indifferent
  • Example: Because the poignant movie reminded me of my painful childhood, it made me cry.


TRAMMEL (Noun): रुकावट

  • Meaning: restrictions or impediments to freedom of action.
  • अर्थ: कार्रवाई की स्वतंत्रता के लिए प्रतिबंध या बाधाएं।
  • Synonyms: restraint, constraint, curb, check, impediment,
  • Antonyms: help, assistance
  • Example: Protesters refused to let anyone trammel their first amendment rights and pushed for freedom and equality for all.

SULK (Noun): उदास होना

  • Meaning: a state of resentful silence or irritability
  • अर्थ: आक्रोशपूर्ण चुप्पी या चिड़चिड़ापन की स्थिति
  • Synonyms: grouch, hump
  • Antonyms: cheerfulness, gaiety
  • Example: A child sitting in a sulk over a minor disagreement.


INVIGORATE (Verb): बलवर्धन करना

  • Meaning: give strength or energy to.
  • अर्थ: शक्ति या ऊर्जा देना।
  • Synonyms: revitalize, energize, refresh, revive, vivify
  • Antonyms: discourage, dissuade
  • Example: As soon as the water hits the roots of the dehydrated plant, it will invigorate it.


MALADY (Noun): अधमता

  • Meaning: a disease or ailment.
  • अर्थ: रोग या रोग।
  • Synonyms: affliction,disorder, illness, disability
  • Antonyms: comfort, health
  • Example: in the olden days people were always suffering from some unknown malady.


DRUB (Verb): पीटना

  • Meaning: hit or beat (someone) repeatedly.
  • अर्थ: (किसी को) बार-बार मारना या पीटना।
  • Synonyms: thrash, trounce, spank, beat
  • Antonyms: aid
  • Example: Continuing to drub the victim with his fist, the attacker didn’t stop until the police showed up.


MORIBUND (Adjective): मृतप्राय

  • Meaning: (of a person) at the point of death.
  • अर्थ: (किसी व्यक्ति का) मृत्यु के बिंदु पर।
  • Synonyms: dying
  • Antonyms: thriving
  • Example: As the moribund man held his Bible and took his last breath, a bright light appeared in the corner of the room.

 19 total views,  1 views today

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.