1. ABLUTION : स्नान
Meaning:a cleansing with water or other liquid, especially as a religious ritual.
Example:While the bandaging no longer takes place, the ritual ablutions are still performed.
2. PRAGMATIC : व्यावहारिक
Meaning: solving problems in a sensible way that suits the conditions that really exist now, rather than obeying fixed theories, ideas, or rules
Example:In business, the pragmatic approach to problems is often more successful than an idealistic one.
3. WHINE : कराहना
Meaning:to make a long, high, sad sound
Example:Leon’s dog was sitting by the door whining, so I thought I’d better take it for a walk.
4. REDUNDANT : निरर्थक
Meaning:(especially of a word, phrase, etc.) unnecessary because it is more than is needed
Example:My English teacher was strict with us if what we wrote was abstract, sentimental, or redundant.
5. LOATHE : घृणा करना
Meaning:to hate someone or something
Example:From an early age the brothers have loathed each other.
6. DAWDLE : सुस्ती में वक़्त गंवाना
Meaning:to do something or go somewhere very slowly, taking more time than is necessary
Example:She told her daughter to quit dawdling and get dressed or she’d be late for school.
7. IMPRACTICAL : अव्यवहारिक
Meaning:not effective or reasonable, or (of people) not able to provide effective or simple solutions
Example:It’s impractical to buy things just because they’re on sale.
8. UNWARY : असावधान
Meaning:not conscious of or careful about possible risks and dangers
Example:Even today, the understanding of intellectual property protection in different countries, or groups of countries, is a minefield for the unwary or uninformed.
9. ASTUTE : चतुर
Meaning:able to understand a situation quickly and see how to take advantage of it
Example:He was politically astute, and was soon appointed to a number of powerful committees in Congress.
10. SHREWD : चालाक
Meaning:having or based on a clear understanding and good judgment of a situation, resulting in an advantage
Example:He was shrewd enough not to take the job when there was the possibility of getting a better one a few months later.