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Class 12 English Vistas (Supplementary Reader) Word Meanings

Chapter 4 Journey to the End of the Earth

1Haori a loose outer garment worn over the kimono.किमोनो के ऊपर पहना जाने वाला ढीला बाहरी वस्त्र।…………….
2Kimonoa traditional Japanese garment.कीमोनो…………….
3Heedlessly carelesslyलापरवाही बरतते हैंforgetful, Hasty, inaccurate.
4Staggeredwalk unsteadily as if about to fallलड़खड़ाहटstumble, trip, wobble
5Leaned bent forwardझुक जानाdiverge, careen
6Spikedcovered with sharp pointsनुकीलाpeaked, edgy, piled
7a stain of red blood stainखून का धब्बा………..
8Tendedcared for, looked afterध्यान देनाpay attention, reck, vouchsafe
9Solemnserious and concernedगंभीर grave, deep, sedate
10Stanchstop or restrict (a flow of blood) from a wound.रोकनाslowdown
11Sea mossa kind of seaweedसागर काई…………..
12Strewedto be scattered untidily over a place or areaबिखेरनाspread
13Moaned a low cry in painविलाप करनाdeplore, moan, repine
14Stupor a state of unconsciousnessमूर्छाdelirium, swoon
15Repulsiona strong dislikeघृणाhate, disgust, aversion
16Inert motionlessनिष्क्रियinactive, passive, idle
17Batteredtorn and worn outफटा हुआ और पहना हुआ…………
18Distresssadnessपरेशान करनाtrouble, upset, distemper
19Palloran unhealthy pale appearanceपीलापन……………
20Influenzaa highly contagious viral infection of the respiratory passages causing feverएक तरह का बूखार………….
21Pulse heartbeatदिल की धड़कन…………..
22Vitalityenergy, lifeजीवन शक्ति spirit, vital breath
23Menacedanger, threatखतराhazard, peril
24Bluntly in a straight – forward mannerरुखाई से स्पष्टतया………..
25Courteouslypolitelyविनयपूर्वकaffably, compliantly, pleadingly
26Superstitiousirrational beliefsअंध विश्वासीvaletudinarian
27Stubbornness firm determinationदृढ़ताpersistence, tenacity, fixture
28Fierce dangerousभयंकर awful, horrid, frightful
29Resistancethe refusal to accept or comply with somethingविरोधresist, protest, opposition
30Dignityrespectइज़्ज़तgraces, reverence, veneration
31Sustained continuedनिरंतर unremitting, uninterrupted
32Convictionfirm beliefधारणाconcept, comprehension
33impulsively to do something suddenly without thinkingआवेगपूर्वकspontaneous.
34Ebbingdecreasing graduallyक्षयruin, atrophy
35Rosestood upखड़ा हुआ………..
36Chilledfreeze due to cold weatherठंडा…………
37Sterilizeddisinfectedकीटाणुरहित किया हुआsanitize
38Conciseshortसंक्षिप्त abbreviated, succinct, summary
39Anesthetica substance that induces insensitivity to painनिश्चेतक…………….
40Superficialexisting or occurring at or on the surface.सतहीoutermost
41Leaped jumpedकूदनाrecoil, gambol, caper
42Retchingvomitingउबकाई आनाkeck, spew
43Ruthlessharsh, mercilessनिर्ममunfeeling, unsparing, cruel
44Nursed him taken care of himरोगी की सेवा करना…………..
45beginning to stirgaining consciousness.होश में लाना।wake up, arise
46Duskthe time of sunsetगीलाmoist, damp, humid
47Slatternlydirty, untidyमैला-कुचैलाslovenly, scruffy, slipshod
48Prejudicepreconceived idea or opinionपूर्वधारणाpresupposition, Assumption
49Bitterunpleasantद्वेषपूर्णspiteful, malicious, despiteful
50Derelictionfailure to perform one’s dutyकर्तव्य का त्याग……………
51Patriotism love for one’s countryदेश प्रेम……………..
52Gratefulthankfulआभारीobliged
53Prickslightest amountमामूली राशिlittlest, lowest, minimal
54Cardinalbasic, firstआधारभूतfundamental, underlying
55Preciseaccurateठीक exact, unspoiled
56Incisionssurgical cutsसर्जिकल कटौतीlaceration
57Quiveredshiveredकांपनाtrembled, shake
58Suspecteddoubtedशक कियाimplausible, Inexplicit
59Guts informal word for bravery and determinationसाहसcourage, adventure, daring
60Profoundvery great or intenseगहनdeeply, abyssal
61Twilighted at the time of twilight i.e. sunset or sunrise.सन्ध्याevening
62Feebleweakकमज़ोर cobwebbed, debilitated
63Hypodermicneedleसीरिंजsyringe, injection
64Thrustpushedधमाकाblast, crash
65Rawuncookedकच्चाunripe, unprepared
66Apologisefeel sorryक्षमा मांगनाdeplore
67Gaspedto catch one’s breathe due to astonishmentहाँफ़नाbreathe hard
68Horizonthe line at which the earth's surface and the sky appear to meet, skylineक्षितिजskyline
69Mossa very small soft green plantकाई lichen, dartre
70Pine needles very thin, sharp leaves that grow on pine treesदेवदार की सुई…………
71Marredspoiledबिगाड़नाmess, ruin
72Contemptuouslydisrespectfullyतिरस्कारपूर्वक insultingly, scornfully
73Wistaria winea flowering plant used for decorationविस्टेरिया वाइन…………
74Traitora person who betrays his countryदेशद्रोहीdisloyal, quisling, parricide
75Runs outfinishesठहरनाstop, pause
76Assuagedecrease, reduceकम करनाdetract, lower, slacken
77Kerchief square piece of clothरूमालsniffer, hanky, doily
78Dismayedshockedहैरानupset.
79Mistressa woman in a position of authority or controlअधिकार की स्थिति में एक महिला…………
80Inclined bent towards one sideझुका हुआsloping, slanting, biased
81Grievingin a state of sadnessदु: खmourn, grieve
82Brisklyquicklyतेजrapidly, quickly.
83Crimson bright red colourगहरा लालmurrey, damson-coloured
84Indispensable necessaryअत्यावश्यकurgent, essential, pressing
85sentimentalitybeing emotionalभावुकताsensitivity, sensibility, susceptibility
86executionlegal punishmentकानूनी सजाlegal proceeding.
87peculiarstrangeअजीबweird, odd, bizarre
88Overwhelmedfull of emotionsभावना से भरा हुआardent
89Assassinsprofessional killersहत्यारोंmurderer, killer
90Timidshowing lack of courage or confidenceडरपोक sneaky, fainthearted, timorous
91Absolute statea state run by kings having total powersपूर्ण अवस्था………..
92Reasonan idea backed by common senseतर्कlogic, argument
93Gauntgloomy, weakदुर्बलlean, svelte, frail
94Stubblyunshavenथोड़ी बढ़ी हुई दाढ़ीbearded
95Flashlighttorchटॉर्च………….
96Grippingholding tightlyकसकर पकड़ना………..
97Rustlingthe sound made by footstepsसरसराहटscuffling, sough
98Twig branch of treeटहनी offset, snag
99Postpoleखंभाstrut, pillar, pylon
100Shaggyhairyझबराhirsute, brushy, mope-headed
111Refrain a sound that is repeated time and againगीत के अन्त के शब्दabstain, desist
112Comprehendingunderstandingसमझनाdeem, perceive
113Partitionsstructures dividing a room into partsविभाजनdivision, split, separation
114Wailcry loudlyविलापmoan, lament, mourning
115Infected affectedप्रभावितimpressed, Dominance
116Creptcrawledरेंगना slither, slide, wriggle
117Gay happyखुश मिजाजglad, bright, joyful
118Washed bathedधोयाclean, scrub, wipe
119Weary tiredथकाexhausted, fatigued, overtired
120Strainstressतनाव tension, exertion, tightness
121Fortifyingputting security at a placeसशक्त करनाintensify, gird
122Submergedhere, sink into the seaजलमग्नimmerse, drown, overflow
123Fathoma unit of measuring the depth of the sea.गहराई का मापdivine, search out, measure the depth of

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