Daily Dawn News Vocabulary with Urdu Meaning | 12 December 2020

Dawn Vocabulary 12 December 2020 | The following words were taken from the Dawn newspaper on December 12, 2020:

Dawn Vocabulary 12 December 2020 | Urdu Meaning & Sentence Examples

Stark (adjective)  

صاف طور پر، واضح

Simple or obvious especially without decoration

Example: The stark picture of ranking shows Facebook global rank is declining.

Synonyms: simple, blunt, without decoration, definite, clean, obvious

Antonyms: abstruse, indefinite, clothed

Mammoth (adjective)  

دیوہیکل جسامت کا، ایک قسم کا ہاتھی جس کی نسل اب معدوم ہو چکی ہےاس کے آثاریورپ ایشیا اور شمالی امریکہ میں مدفون ملتے ہیں۔

Extremely large, a large extinct elephant of the Pleistocene epoch, typically hairy with a sloping back and long curved tusks.

Example: Several political prestigious personalities took part in the Lahore procession on March 23, 1940.

Synonyms: enormous, gigantic, prodigious, massive, giant, leviathan, colossal, blockbuster, titan, dinosaur, whopper, mastodon, monumental

Antonyms: insignificant, minute, tiny, pygmy

Precarious (adjective)  

غیر مستحکم، خطرناک، نازک، مشکوک، غیر مقرر، مشتبہ، غیر یقینی، بے مقام

In a dangerous state because of not being safe or not being held in space firmly

Example: Ahmad got poor grades in O Level because of his precarious and careless attitude.

Synonyms: perilous, hazardous, problematic, unreliable, slippery, unstable, insecure, unsteady, insecure, risky

Antonyms: reliable, secure, safe, undoubted

Beckon (verb)  

مائل کرنا،ہاتھ ہلا کر اشارہ کرنا، اشارے سے اپنی طرف متوجہ کرنا، اطلاع دینا، مخاطب کرنا

To summon or signal typically with a wave or nod Or to move your hand or head in a way that tells someone to come nearer

Example: The NAB official beckoned the former prime minister to his office.

Synonyms: attract, call, invite, allure, cajole, coax, seduce, beguile

Antonyms: repel, deter

Contemplation (noun)  

غوروفکر، سوچ بچار، دھیان، تصور، خیال

Serious and quiet thought for a period of time

Example: The sharp rise in COVID19 patients require serious long term economic friendly contemplation.

Synonyms: meditation, reflection, cogitation, deliberation

Antonyms: rejection, avoidance, neglect


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