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Daily DAWN News Vocabulary with Urdu Meaning (29 June 2020)

Daily DAWN News Vocabulary with Urdu Meaning (29 June 2020)
Written by Shahzad F. Malik

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Daily Dawn Newspaper English Vocabulary with Urdu Meaning
June 29, 2020


Dubious (adjective) متذبذب ، مشکوک، مشتبہ

hesitating or doubting.
Example: “I was rather dubious about the whole idea”
Synonyms: doubtful, uncertain, unsure, in doubt, hesitant, undecided, unsettled, unconfirmed, undetermined
Antonyms: certain, definite


Grievous (adjective) خطرناک، تشویشناک، سنگین

(of something bad) very severe or serious.
Example: “his death was a grievous blow”
Synonyms: serious, severe, grave, bad, critical, dreadful, terrible, awful, painful, agonizing
Antonyms: slight, trivial, good, venial


Convoluted (adjective) چکردار، نہایت پیچیدہ

(especially of an argument, story, or sentence) extremely complex and difficult to follow.
Example: “the film is let down by a convoluted plot in which nothing really happens”
Synonyms: complicated, complex, involved, intricate, elaborate, impenetrable, serpentine, labyrinthine
Antonyms: simple, straightforward


Seldom (adverb) کبھی کبھار، بہت کم، کبھی کبھی

not often; rarely.
Example: “Islay is seldom visited by tourists”
Synonyms: rarely, infrequently, on rare occasions, hardly ever, scarcely ever, hardly, scarcely, almost never
Antonyms: often, frequently


Grim (adjective) کڑا، شدید، سخت، ڈراﺅنا

very serious or gloomy.
Example: “his grim expression”
Synonyms: stern, forbidding, uninviting, unapproachable, aloof, distant, formidable, strict, dour
Antonyms: amiable, pleasant


Ritual (noun) رسم، رواج، ریت

a religious or solemn ceremony consisting of a series of actions performed according to a prescribed order.
Example: “ancient fertility rituals”
Synonyms: ceremony, rite, ceremonial, observance, service, sacrament, liturgy, worship, office
Antonyms: nonreligious, unspiritual


Inadequate (adjective) ناکافی، تھوڑا، کمی

lacking the quality or quantity required; insufficient for a purpose.
Example: “these labels prove to be wholly inadequate”
Synonyms: insufficient, not enough, deficient, poor, scant, scanty, scarce, sparse, too little, too few
Antonyms: adequate, sufficient, competent


Exacerbate (verb) مرض میں شدت پیدا کرنا، تیز کرنا، خفا کرنا

make (a problem, bad situation, or negative feeling) worse.
Example: “the exorbitant cost of land in urban areas only exacerbated the problem”
Synonyms: aggravate, make worse, worsen, inflame, compound, intensify, increase, heighten, magnify
Antonyms: calm, reduce


Excruciating (adjective) انتہائی تکلیف دہ،اذیت ناک، کرب آمیز

intensely painful.
Example: “excruciating back pain”
Synonyms: agonizing, extremely painful, severe, acute, intense, extreme, savage, violent, racking
Antonyms: slight, mild


Deterioration (noun) خاصیت بگڑ جانا، بگاڑنا

the process of becoming progressively worse.
Example: “a deterioration in the condition of the patient”
Synonyms: worsening, decline, decay, collapse, failure, fall, drop, downturn, slump, slip
Antonyms: improvement


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