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Class 9th English Beehive Poetry Word Meanings

Unit 3 : Poem – The Rain on the Roof

1 Humidsomething which is full of moisture. नम moist, damp, wet
2HoverMove around something मंडराना fly round, haunt
3 Melancholysad उदासी flatness, gloom, doldrums
4 Bliss Happiness परमानंद ecstasy, jubilance
5Patter sound of raindrops falling on the roof. पटपटाहट pitter-patter, tap, drum
6Tinkleshort, light ringing sound खनखनाहट ring, jingle, chime
7Shinglesrectangular wooden tiles used on roofs विसर्पी छाजन detritus, loesses, marls
8Echorepeated sound गूंज resonance, buzzing, waft
9Woofweft, i.es the thread woven across the loom बाना growl, grunt, howl.
10Ereold poetic word for ‘before’ पहले afore, ahead of
11Dawnday break भोर daylight, morning, advent
12List old poetic word for’ listen’ सुनना catalogue, inventory, record
13Starryfull of stars तारों से जड़ा glittering, luminous, sparkling.
14Chamberroom कक्ष hall, auditorium, bedchamber
15Over headabove head सिर के ऊपर aloft, atop, upward.
16Dreamydreamlike काल्पनिकvague, dim, hazy
17Fanciesimagination कल्पना want, desire, crave
18Recollectionsmemories अनुस्मरण reminiscence, recall, retrospection.
19Weavepattern of weaving बुनना knit, tat, inweave
20Agones past time पहले ago, back, since
21Fond lookloving gaze शौकीन नज़र glad eye, longing eye, wistful eye.