Daily Dawn News Vocabulary with Urdu Meaning | 13 December 2020

Dawn Vocabulary 13 December 2020 | The following words were taken from the Dawn newspaper on December 13, 2020:

Dawn Vocabulary 13 December 2020 | Urdu Meaning & Sentence Examples

Predicament (noun)  

ناخوشگوار، پریشان کن، خطرناک صورتحال، تکلیف دہ صورت

An unpleasant situation that is difficult to get out

Example: Prime Minister quoted an example of China to tackle financial predicament.

Synonyms: dilemma, circumstance, impasse, corner, quagmire, quandary, deadlock, wicket, crisis, mire, swamp

Antonyms: blessing, benefit, advantage

Agitation (noun)  

ذہنی بے چینی، افراتفری، انتشار، احتجاج، اشتعال، مظاہرہ، جسمانی ہل چل، ہیجان، خیالات کا الجھاو

Worry and anxiety

Example: She reached office in a state of agitation for her first interview.

Synonyms: turmoil, unrest, disturbance, feverishness, furor, hysteria, uproar, deliriousness, frenzy, delirium, rampage

Antonyms: tranquility, peace, harmony

Shoddy (adjective)  

نقلی، مصنوعی، بناوٹی، بھدا، گمراہ کن

Badly and carelessly made, using low quality materials

Example: The poor and shoddy performance needs rehearsal and contemplation.

Synonyms: shabby, cheapjack, shameful, gaudy, junky, crappy, miserable, wretched, execrable, mediocre, lousy

Antonyms: superior, excellent, sophisticated, respectable, refined

Fits and Starts (idiom)  

بے ترتیبی سے، باربار شروع کرنا اور ختم کرنا

Periods of activity mixed with periods when nothing happens

Example: Success cannot be achieved by fits and starts, it requires stark contemplation and consistency.

Synonyms: changeable, choppy, irregular, desultory, shaky, inappropriate, unfitting

Antonyms: constant, adherent, unchangeable, fit, appropriate

Whim (noun)  

انہونی خواہش، خواہش، آرزو، حواس باختگی

A sudden wish or idea especially one that cannot be reasonably explained Or a sudden desire to do something unplanned

Example: Minister didn’t leave his job to the whim of opposition.

Synonyms: impulse, dream, conceit, fancy, humor, vagrancy, caprice, freak

Antonyms: seriousness, certainty


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