Daily Dawn Vocabulary

Daily DAWN News Vocabulary with Urdu Meaning (12 April 2021)

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Daily Dawn Newspaper English Vocabulary with Urdu Meaning
April 12, 2021


Apprehend (verb) پکڑنا، حراست میں لینا

arrest (someone) for a crime.
Example: “a warrant was issued but he has not been apprehended”
Synonyms: arrest, catch, capture, seize, take prisoner, take into custody, detain, put in jail
Antonyms: ignore, miss, lose, misconjecture


Coercion (noun) زبردستی ، زور، جبر

the practice of persuading someone to do something by using force or threats.
Example: “our problem cannot be solved by any form of coercion but only by agreement”
Synonyms: force, compulsion, constraint, duress, oppression, enforcement, harassment
Antonyms: persuasion


Assess (verb) تخمینہ لگانا، اندازہ لگانا، قدرپیمائی کرنا

evaluate or estimate the nature, ability, or quality of.
Example: “the committee must assess the relative importance of the issues”
Synonyms: evaluate, judge, gauge, rate, estimate, appraise, form an opinion of, check out
Antonyms: help, assist, aid, neglect, give, guess


Finite (adjective) محدود، متناہی

limited in size or extent.
Example: “every computer has a finite amount of memory”
Synonyms: limited, not infinite, subject to limitations, restricted, definable, defined, determinate
Antonyms: infinite


Grotesque (adjective) بھدی شکل، بگڑی ہوئی شکل، بے جوڑ

comically or repulsively ugly or distorted.
Example: “a figure wearing a grotesque mask”
Synonyms: malformed, deformed, misshapen, misproportioned, distorted, twisted, gnarled
Antonyms: ordinary, normal


Marvellous (adjective) لش پش، بہت ہی اچھا، انوکھا، کمال کا

causing great wonder; extraordinary.
Example: “these marvellous technological toys are fun to play with”
Synonyms: amazing, astounding, astonishing, awesome, breathtaking, sensational, remarkable, spectacular
Antonyms: ordinary


Deprived (adjective) معزول ، برطرف کرنا، چھیننا

suffering a severe and damaging lack of basic material and cultural benefits.
Example: “the charity cares for destitute and deprived children”
Synonyms: disadvantaged, underprivileged, poverty-stricken, impoverished, poor, destitute, needy
Antonyms: fortunate, wealthy


Pitfall (noun) اچانک مشکل میں پڑنا، دھوکے کی جگہ

a hidden or unsuspected danger or difficulty.
Example: “the pitfalls of buying goods at public auctions”
Synonyms: hazard, danger, risk, peril, difficulty, issue, problem, catch, snag, stumbling block
Antonyms: guard, protection, safeguard, shield


Obstacle (noun) روک، رکاوٹ

a thing that blocks one’s way or prevents or hinders progress.
Example: “the major obstacle to achieving that goal is money”
Synonyms: barrier, hurdle, stumbling block, bar, block, impediment, hindrance, snag, catch
Antonyms: advantage, asset, aid


Parley (noun) جواب و سوال کرنا، قول و قرار کرنا، شرط

a conference between opposing sides in a dispute, especially a discussion of terms for an armistice.
Example: “a parley is in progress and the invaders may withdraw”
Synonyms: negotiation, talk(s), meeting, conference, summit, discussion, dialogue, conclave
Antonyms: inactivity, dissuade, fail, buy


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