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Class 12 English Vistas (Supplementary Reader) Word Meanings

Chapter 7 Evans Tries an O-level

1Secretaryassistantसचिवassistant, clerk
2Governor administratorराज्यपाल chief, leader, head
3Academiceducationalशैक्षिकinstructional, scholastic
4Qualificationcompletion of some courseयोग्यताability, eligibility, talent
5Grandroyal भव्यmagnificent, imposing, grandiose
6Proceduremethodप्रक्रियाprocess, system, approach
7ConcertMusical Performanceसांगीतिक प्रस्तुतिshow, production
8ImitationcopyingनकलीFake, mock, sham
9Congenital inheritedजन्मगतNatural, original
10Celllockupतहखानाprison, room, compartment
11Objectionscomplaintआपत्तियां protest, criticism.
12Invigilate superviseनिरीक्षण करनाsurvey, examine, inspect
13Chuckledlaughed quietlyदबी हुई हँसीtitter, chortle, giggle
14Reiteratedrepeatedदोहरायाemphasize, assert, repetition
15Cradled placed backपालने की तरह झुलाना rested, cushion, protect
16Escaperun away, get freeमुक्त होनाget rid of, escape, disburden
17Establishmentsetting upस्थापनाbuilding, installation, underlay
18Resistwithstandसंघर्ष करनाstruggle, contend, scramble
19Persistentcontinuousनिरंतरnon-stop, lasting, never-ending
20Recreationrelaxationविश्रामfun, quiet, pause
21Admirepraiseप्रशंसाextol, compliment
22Grubbydirtyगंदाmessy, filthy, unwashed
23Bunknarrow bed attached to the wallचारपाई bedstead, cot, doss
24Burlylarge and strong manबलवान forcible, Brawny
25Surly bad-tempered असभ्यunfriendly, rude, intractable
26Recruitedappointedभर्तीsign up, enrol, conscripted
27Curtly shortसंक्षिप्ततयाbrief, crudely.
28Ramrod here, a strict supervisorएक सख्त पर्यवेक्षकauthoritarian, flinty
29Reluctantunwillingअनिच्छुकdisinclined, unenthusiastic, grudging
30Nail scissorsnail cutterनाख़ून काटने की कैंची…………
31Leeredwatchedबुरी नज़र से देखनाstared, goggled
32Contemptuousdisrespectfulतिरस्कारपूर्णsardonic, scornful, reproachful
33Shruggeddisregardedउपेक्षितdismiss, bounce, bump
34Compassion sympathyदया pity, compassion, grace
35Spatteredsplashछींटे उड़ाना.spray, sprinkle, shower
36Authentication verifyप्रमाणproof, evidence, vindication
37Guildassociationसंघassociation, Federation, confederacy
38Scheduledplanned or fixedअनुसूचितarrange, organize
39Vigorouslystronglyज़ोरों के साथpowerfully, forcefully
40Vaguelyroughlyअस्पष्ट रूप सेambiguously, fuzzily, hazily
41Concededadmitस्वीकार कियाaccept, confess, recognize
42Lodgegate houseलॉजcottage, toll house
43Clanging make a soundझनकारनाjar, twang
44Peep hole keyhole, openingझरोखाspiracle, skylight, spyhole
45Sprangpast of springस्ट्रिंग का अतीतleap, jump
46Clottinghardenकठोर बनानाcoagulate, set
47Chisela long bladed hand toolछेनी incisor, mortise chisel
48Potentialpossibleसंभावित probable, believable
49Unwittingly unknowinglyबेइरादा unconsciously, uninformed, accidental.
50Hostagecaptiveबंधकmortgage, pledge, surety
51Friskcheckतलाशी करनाsearch, inspect, examine
52Riffle turning pages quicklyपृष्ठों को जल्दी से बदल रहा हैplunder, ransack, ravage
53Sorelywith a great intensity, stronglyअत्यधिकbitterly, dolefully, hardly,
54Haemorrhoidsa swollen vein लड़कों का समूहa group of veins
55Semi inflatedhalf filled with airअर्ध फुलायाexaggerated, hyperbolized,
56Hithertoearlierअब तकprevious, formerly, before
57Amiablefriendlyसौम्यgentle, mild, charming
58Demeanourmannerआचरणattitude, behavior, demeanor
59Ruffleddisarrangeअव्यवस्थितdisorganize, disarray, clutter
60Embarrassuneaseशर्मिंदा करनाawkward, shame, humiliate
61Staccatoa short musical noteअसंबद्ध रीतिrhythm, echo.
62Scotsanother term for scottishस्काटलैंड का निवासी…………..
63Staregazeघूरना ogle, gloat
64Askewtiltedतिरछाangled, oblique, slanting
65Semi profilepartly turnedअर्ध प्रोफ़ाइल………..
66Amateurishbeginnerकिसी विषय में अनिपुण rookie, learner, starter
67Meticulouslycarefullyपूरी बारीकी सेaccurate, cautious, precise.
68Manicuredwell caredहाथ तथा नखों की चिकित्साtidy, beautify.
69Crackledcrack, sizzleभड़कनाblaze, excite, rankle
70Parkycoldठंडाchilled, frozen
71Frownedmake a faceनाक-भौं चढ़ानाscowl, glower
72Fishydoubtful thingसंशय युक्तsuspicious, questionable
73Suffocatebreathlessघुटन होनाsmolder, Asphyxiation
74Revertreturn toवापस लाएं requite, refund
75Gnawedchewकुतरनाbite, nibble, munch
76Distinguisheddifferentiateविशिष्टspecific, distinct, exclusive
77Fostersupportप्रोत्साहन देनाencourage, promote, stimulate
78Sprawllie backविश्राम करनाrecreate, recline, pause
79Tuftedbunchगुच्छेदारcespitose, comose, feathered.
80Awashflooded, coveredभरा हुआsubmerged, engulfed
81Veiled face coveringपर्दे मेंcover up, hide, mask
82Feebleweakकमज़ोरcobwebbed, Crazy, debilitated
83Seeping flowingरिसावleak, drain, sweat
84Grinsmileमुसकानsmirk, wry face, simper
85Trailedstreamराह निकाल लेनाfollowed, pursued
86SplashA dashing sound of liquidछप छप plump
87Graspholdपकड़नाgrip, catch, seize
88Streakedlined cakedरेखादारcoated
89Perplexedpuzzledहैरानabashed, disconcerted, distempered
90Ruefullysorrowउदास होते हुएsad, apologetic
91Superimposeplace over anotherमिलानाmodulate, harmonize, liken
92Dredgeclearस्पष्टapparent, pronounced, glaring
93Crescendothe loudest point of a soundक्रेसेंडो……….
94Squealcryचिल्लाहटscream, squeal, shouting
95Swung waveलहरानाoscillate, vibrate, flourish
96Detectiveinvestigatorजासूसीoperative, inquiry agent
97Tarnishedstainedकलंकितrust, corrode, deteriorate
98Bewildermentconfusionहैरानीagitation, chagrin, daze
99Leapjump overछलांग lope, bounce, sally
100Dartedmoved quicklyझटपट चल पड़नाbound, flash, fling.
101Gravelstonesकंकड़shingle, grit, pebbles
102Groggydrinkerशराबीtippler, drunkard, soaker
103Bound tied upबंधा हुआconstrained, required, forced
104Strollwalkसैरouting, jaunt, spin
105Wreckage remainsअवशेषfragments, pieces
106Allergicsensitiveएलर्जीhypersensitive, susceptible, sensitized
107Fiddlingpetty annoying thingघृणास्पदoffensive, pitiable
108Glimpsequick lookझलकglance, peep, flash, scintilla

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