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As you all know that many exams have lined up and you all must be aware of the fact that FCI for the north region is to be conducted on 4th October. So SSCADDA team has decided to launch certain things that will not focus on any particular exam. In fact it will be relevant for all exams that is going to be held in upcoming months. This post is the glimpse of the real picture that we have planned for you folks.
                                          



1.Demean (verb)(वर्ताव करना,व्यवहार करना,अपमानित करना)-To lower status
The embarrassing photograph demeaned the candidate in the eyes of the voters.
Synonyms: humble, degrade

2.Demeanor (noun)(आचरण,चाल-चलन,व्यवहार)-Behavior towards others
Carlos was well liked because of his charming demeanor.
Synonyms: disposition, comportment

3.Derelict (adj)(आवारा,जीर्ण,नष्टप्राय) – Abandoned
The derelict house was condemned as a public hazard.
Synonyms: destitute, forsaken


4.Derivative (adj)(यौगिक पद,अमौलिक) – Lacking originality
Critics panned the movie as a derivative version of last year’s Best Picture.
Synonyms: banal, cliche

5.Diffident (adj)(लजीला,शंकालु,शक्की) – Lacking self-confidence
The diffident student never raised her hand in class, even when she knew the answer.
Synonyms: timid, bashful


6.Discern (verb)( नापना,पहचानना)-To recognize as separate as distinct
The pastry connoisseur was able to discern Swiss from Belgian chocolate.
Synonyms: detect, discriminate

7.Disconcert (verb) (घबराना,बिगाडना,अशांत कर देना)-To throw into confusion
Jennifer’s outspoken criticism of the meal disoncerted the waiter.
Synonyms: unnerve, bewilder

8.Disdain (noun) (नफरत,अवज्ञा,अवहेलना)-Feeling of contempt
The arrogant writer did not hide his disdain for his uneducated dinner companion.
Synonyms: scorn, discersion

9.Distortion (noun) (कुरुफता,टेढ़ापन,वक्रता)-The act of twisting out of shape
The story about the actress in the gossip column was a distortion of the truth.
Synonyms: contortion, mutilation

10.Drab (adj) (धूसर,नीरस,फीका)-Dull, monotonous
The drab winter scene made Keisha long for the vibrant colors of spring.
Synonyms: dreary, colorless

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