Class 10 English Footprints Without Feet Word Meanings

Chapter 3 The Midnight Visitor

1 Mustyhaving a stale, mouldy, or damp smell.सड़ा हुआrotten, putrid, carrion
2 Agentwho works for some agencyएजेंटdelegate, proxy, deputy
3 Apartmentchamberफ्लैटflat, home unit, crib
4 Corridora long passage in a building from which doors lead into rooms.गलियारेaisle, anteroom, gallery
5 Description written accountविवरण statement, report, narration
6 Disappointedfrustratedनिराश hopeless, desperate, despondent
7 Gloomydark or poorly lit, especially so as to appear depressing or frightening.उदासmelancholy, sullen, heartbreaking
8 Graspedhold tightlyपकड़clutch, clench, catch
9 Halfwayat or to a point equidistant between two others.आधे रास्तेcentral, intermediate, middle
10 Hesitateto be reluctant or wait to act because of fear, indecision, or disinclinationहिचकिचानाblow hot and cold, hang back
11 Managementgoverning bodyप्रबंधadministration, care, conduct
12 Nervously uneasily घबराते हुएanxiously, excitedly,restlessly.
13 Secretmysteriousगुप्तclandestine, ulterior, esoteric
14 Slendergracefully thin.पतलाdiluted, skinny, lean
15 Switched on joined electric currentऑन किया incite, agitate, rouse
16 Thrillsensationउत्तेजना excitement, stimulation, provocation
17 Unlockopenedखोल देनाunzip, unpack, unscrew
18 Wheezedspoke breathing noisily and heavilyघरघराहट करनाgasp, whistle, hiss
19Accenta distinctive way of pronouncing a languageपुनरावृत्ति elocution, articulation, inflection
20Adventurea bold undertakingसाहसिकcourage, daring, spunk
21Appointmentsettlementनियुक्ति employment, post, deputation
22Asidetowards the sideअलग alone, distant, detached
23Authenticof undisputed origin and not a copy; genuine.विश्वसनीयreliable, credible, Faithful
24Automaticmoving of itselfस्वचालितmechanical, automated, push-button
25Balconya platform built on an upstairs outside wall of a building छज्जाmezzanine, platform, porch
26Blinkedclosed and opened the eyesपलक झपकतेflicker, wink, bat
27Chuckledlaughed quietly, without opening his mouthचकली हुईtitter, snigger, tehee
28Commandinghaving a position of authority.शानदार colourful, aristocratic, grand
29Countenancea person's face or facial expression.मुखाकृतिfeatures, phiz, expression
30Curiouslywith anxiettyकौतूहलपूर्वकeccentrically, queerly, strangely.
31Deftlydexterous; nimble; skillful; cleverचतुराई सेadeptly, adroitly, artfully,
32Disillusioneddisappointed in someone that one discovers to be less good than one had believed.मोहभंग disenchanted, disappointed, let down
33Doorknob door handleदरवाज़ेbrake, trigger, spindle
34Envisionedimagine as a future possibilityकल्पना करना speculate, figure to oneself, visualize.
35Espionagespyingजासूसीsurveillance, reconnaissance, infiltration
36Evillymorally wrong or badअशुभतः disrespectfulness, evilly, impertinency
37Exceptin addition toके अतिरिक्तbesides, barring, other than
38Explanatorilyserving to explain व्याख्यापूर्वकdescriptive, describing, illustrative
39Figurepersonalityआकृतिphysique, build, frame
40Fitsuitableठीकrelevant, pertinent, apt
41Followingsucceedingअनुगामीtrailing, consecutive, imitator
42Gesturea movement of part of the body, especially a hand or the head, to express an ideaसंकेतindication, hint, clue
43Glanced take a brief or hurried look.उचटती नज़र से देखनाpeek, peep, glimpse
44Grimlyin a very serious, gloomy, or depressing manner.गंभीर रूप सेassertively, decidedly, determinedly
45Heavilysorrowfullyउदासी से sadly, dismally, vegetatively, cheerlessly
46Imaginedthought in mindकल्पना visualize, envisage, picture
47Inflectionthe rise and fall of your voice when you are talkingविभक्तिconjugation, declension, form
48Menacingsuggesting the presence of danger; threatening.खतरनाक jeopardize, imperil, bully
49Missileweapons directed by remote control or automaticallyमिसाइलprojectile, trajectile
50Murmuredsay something in a low or indistinct voice.बड़बड़ाहटwhisper, purr, rustle
51Nuisancea person or thing causing inconvenience or annoyance.चिढ़chagrin, vexation, pinprick
52Passablyjust well enough; tolerably wellकामचलाऊreasonably, moderately, comparatively
53Passkeya master key.सर्व-कुंजीskeleton key, passe-partout
54PromisedGave assuranceवादाswear, pledge, vow
55Prosaicordinaryसाधारणnormal, general, mediocre
56Protectionsafetyसुरक्षाsecurity, conservation, rampart
57Raise the devilmake a noisy disturbance.शैतान को उठाओraise hell, raise hob, raise the dickens
58Repeated to do againदोहराया गया recurrent, frequent, persistent
59Romanticimaginativeकल्पितamorous, intimate, passionate
60Scarcelyonly just, almost not.कठिनता सेheavily, hardly, inchmeal
61Screamedcriedचिल्लायाshriek, wail, yell.
62Secret agentdetectiveगुप्त एजेंटinfiltrator, spook, intelligencer
63Shrillypiercingly, in a high pitch बारीक और तेज आवाजhigh-pitched, loud, malodorous.
64Sighed to let out one's breath audibly, as from sorrow, weariness, or reliefआहट हुईexhale, moan, suspire
65Sillthe horizontal piece or member beneath a window, door, or other opening.देहलीthreshold, groundsill, deli
66Sloppycarelessly dressedमैला-कुचैलाslatternly, scruffy, dishevelled
67Stammeredto speak with difficulty, repeating sounds and pausing before saying things correctlyहकलाया हुआ pause, halt, mumble
68Stifflyin a manner that is not relaxed or friendly.कठोरतापूर्वक clumsily, bunglingly, carelessly.
69Swiftlymoving or capable of moving with great speed or velocity, fleet, rapidतेजी सेsharply, amain, astringently
70Swungto move to and froझूलना droop, sag, slue
71Twisted distortedघुमाया हुआ perverted, warped, deviant
72Uncorkedto draw the cork fromअकारण unwind, unzip, unscrew
73Wavedmove to and fro with a swaying motion while remaining fixed to one point.तरंगमय undulated, wavy