Essential – English – Words

July 10, 2021

1.Pushing Through (Phrasal Verb)-to make a plan or suggestion be officially accepted or put into use.

2.Confrontation (N)-a hostile or argumentative situation or meeting between opposing parties. आमना-सामना, टकराव

3.Boycotting (V)-refuse to cooperate with or participate in (a policy or event). बहिष्कार करना

4.Belatedly (Adv)-delayed beyond the usual time.

5.Stay Away (Phrasal Verb)-to avoid someone or something. दूर रहना

6.Round The Corner (Phrase)-coming very soon or about to happen.

7.Manoeuvring (V)-move skilfully or carefully.

8.Legitimacy (N)-the quality of being reasonable and acceptable. वैधता

9.Fishing For (Phrasal Verb)-to seek some kind of information.

10.Offences (N)-a breach of a law or rule; an illegal act. अपराध

11.Sedition (N)-speech, writing, or behaviour intended to encourage rebellion or resistance against the government. राजद्रोह, विद्रोह

12.Enmity (N)-a feeling of hostility or ill will. शत्रुता

13.Malicious (Adj)-harmful, menacing, or vindictive.

14.Dissenters (N)-a person who disagrees with a government or a powerful organization. विरोधी

15.Marred (V)-to spoil something, making it less good or less enjoyable. बिगाड़ना

16.Deemed (V)-regard or consider in a specified way.

17.Running Out (Phrasal Verb)-(of a supply of something) be used up. समाप्त हो जाना

18.Status Quo (N)-the present situation. यथा स्थिति

19.Taking Cognisance Of (Idiom)-to notice or give attention to (something).

20.Recalcitrant (Adj)-refusing to obey orders. आज्ञा न माननेवाला, उद्दण्ड

21.Vigil (N)-carefulness, watchfulness, alertness, caution. सतर्कता

22.Mutations (N)-a significant and basic alteration.

23.Seropositivity (Adj)-Indicating a positive reaction to a serological blood test, especially one testing for the presence of antibodies.

24.Spate (N)-a large number of things happening within a period of time.

25.Chaos (N)-general lawlessness and disorder. उथल-पुथल, अराजकता

26.Unleashed (V)-to suddenly release a violent force that cannot be controlled.

27.Abhorrent (Adj)-hateful or disgusting. घृणास्पद

28.Plausible (Adj)-likely to be true.

29.Agents Provocateurs (N)-a person who intentionally encourages people to do something illegal.

30.Recalcitrant (Adj)-having an obstinately uncooperative attitude towards authority or discipline. आज्ञा न माननेवाला, उद्दण्ड

31.Unenviable (Adj)-difficult, undesirable, or unpleasant. अवांछनीय

32.Bringing The Culprits To Book (Idiom)-to punish someone and make that person explain their behaviour.

33.Salvage (V)-to try to make a bad situation better. क्षति से बचाना

34.Nip In The Bud (Phrase)-to stop a bad situation from becoming worse by taking action at an early stage of its development.

35.Clunkers (N)-an old vehicle or machine that is in very bad condition.

36.Hybrids (N)-a vehicle with an engine that uses both petrol and another type of energy, usually electricity.

37.On The Cards (Phrase)-likely to happen.

38.Weigh In (Phrasal Verb)-to give an opinion or enter a discussion or argument.

39.Scrappage (N)-a government programme that gives drivers a financial incentive to replace old cars with newer, more fuel-efficient ones.

40.Envisioned (V)-to consider as a possibility. आगे की सोचना

41.Guzzlers (N)-a car, truck, etc. that uses large amounts of petrol very quickly.

42.Gestation (N)-(the period of) the development of ideas, thoughts, or plans.

43.Turbulent (Adj)-characterized by conflict, disorder, or confusion; not stable or calm. अशांत

44.Hit Out At (Phrasal Verb)-to make a verbal attack upon (someone).

45.Intimidate (V)-to frighten (someone) with threats. धमकाना, भय दिखाना

46.Antagonism (N)-actively expressed opposition or hostility. विरोधी

47.Jarring (Adj)-having a harshly concussive, disagreeable, or discordant effect.

48.Showing Off (Phrasal Verb)-boastfully display one’s abilities or accomplishments.