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1A wild goose

chase

1) Foolish or hopeless quest 2) A search which is completely unsuccessful & a
waste of time because the person or thing being searched for does not exist or
is somewhere else
2Aberration
A temporary change from the typical or usual way of behaving [In a moment of
aberration, she agreed to go with him.] [QA’EDAY KI KHILAF WARZI,
CHUUK]
3Abeyance
A state of not happening or being used at present [Hostilities between the two
groups have been in abeyance since last June.] [ILTAWAA, TA’AT’TUL]
4Abreast
1) Describes 2 or more ppl who are next to each other & moving in the same
direction 2) Stay informed about the most recent facts about a subject or
situation [HUM QADAM]
5Abstinence
Noun of abstain [AHTIRAAZ, BAAZ REHNA]
6Abyss
1) Difficult situation that brings trouble or destruction 2) A very deep hole which
seems to have no bottom 3) Anything profound, unfathomable, or infinite
[BOHOT GEHRI GHAI]
7Accede
To agree to do what people have asked you to do [He graciously acceded to our
request] [MANZOOR KR LENA]
8Accentuate
To emphasize a particular feature of something or to make something more
noticeable [TAKEED, ZORR]
9Acclaim
Public approval & praise [NARA HAYE MUSARRAT BULAND KRNA]
10Accomplice
A person who helps someone else to commit a crime or to do something morally
wrong [RAFEEQ E JURM]
11Accredit
To officially recognize, accept or approve of someone or something [ IKHTIAR
DENA]
12Acquit
To decide officially in a court of law that someone is not guilty of a particular
crime [Five months ago he was acquitted on a shoplifting charge.]
[BAYGUNAH QARAR DENA]
13Acrimonious
1) Full of anger, arguments & bad feeling 2) Bitter in manner or temper [TUND
MIZAJ]
14Across the board Happening or having an effect on people at every level & in every area
15Acuity
1) Sharpness, acuteness 2) The ability to hear, see or think accurately & clearly
[SHIDDAT]
16Adamant
Impossible to persuade, or unwilling to change an opinion [I told her to rest but
she's adamant that she's coming] 2) Too hard to cut, break, or pierce [SAKHAT
PATHAR]
17Adjudicate
To act as judge in a competition or argument, or to make a formal decision
about something [He was called in to adjudicate a local land dispute.] [FAISLA
NAFIZ KRNA]
18Admissible
1) Considered satisfactory & acceptable in a law court [The judge ruled that
new evidence was admissible.] 2) That may be allowed or conceded; allowable
[QABIL E QUBOOL]
19Admonish
1) To tell some1 that they’ve done something wrong 2) To advise some1 to do
something 3) (formal) Rebuke (a person, conduct, etc.) [MUTANABBEH KRNA,
HIDAYAT DENA]
20Adobe
A mixture of earth & straw made into bricks & dried in the sun, used to build
houses in some parts of the world [KACCHI EENT]
21Adorable
Describes a person or animal that makes U feel great affection because they are
so attractive & often small [ LAIQ E AHTARAAM]
22Adrenalin/adrenali A hormone produced by the body when U are frightened, angry or excited,
ne
which makes the heart beat faster & prepares the body to react to danger
23Adversary
1) Enemy 2) Opponent [He saw her as his main adversary within the company]
[HAREEF, DUSHMAN]
24Affliction
1) If a problem or illness afflicts a person or thing, they suffer from it 2) Distress
physically or mentally [MUSIBAT,TAKLEEF]
25Agenda
A list of matters to be discussed at a meeting ( Minutes: The written record of
what was said at a meeting)
26Aggravate
To make a bad situation worse [SANGEEN/ TEZ KRNA]
27Agnostic
1) 1 who doesn’t know, or believes it’s impossible to know, whether god exists
2) 1 who denies or doubts possibility of ultimate knowledge in some area of
study [LA-IDRA’IAT]
28Alienate
To make indifferent or hostile 2) To turn away; transfer or divert [All these

29Alley
30Allusion
31Ally
32Aloof
33Alzheimer
34American dream
35Amicable
36Amid
37Amulet
38Anachronistic 1
39Anachronistic 2
40Analgesic
41And so on (or
forth)
42Androgynous
43Animosity
44Annals
45Antagonist
46Anti-Semitism
47Apartheid
48Apathy
49Apocalypse
50Appall
51Appease

52Apprise
53Apropos
54Archaic
55Ardent
56Ardour (Ardor)

changes to the newspaper have alienated its traditional readers.] [MUNHARIF
KRNA, BEGANA KRNA]
A narrow road or path between buildings, or a path in a park or garden,
especially bordered by trees or bushes [PAT’RI, TUNG RASTA]
Something that is said or written that intentionally makes U think of a particular
thing or person [ ISHARA, KANAYA, HAWALA]
Someone who helps & supports someone else [ DOST, RAFEEQ]
1) Describes an unfriendly person who refuses to take part in things 2) Not
interested or involved, usually because you do not approve of what is
happening [ALAG THALAG]
A disease of the brain that affects especially old people, which results in the
gradual loss of memory, speech, movement & the ability to think clearly
1) The belief that everyone in the US has the chance to be successful, rich &
happy if they work hard 2) Ideal of democracy & prosperity
Relating to behaviour between people that is pleasant & friendly often despite a
difficult situation
In the middle of or surrounded by; among [BEECH MA]
An object worn because it is believed to protect against evil, disease or
unhappiness [TAVEEZ]
A person, thing or idea which exists out of its time in history, especially one
which happened or existed later than the period being shown, discussed, etc
Attribution of a custom, event, etc., to the wrong period [JIS MA GALAT WAQT
KA HAWALA DIA JAYE]
A type of drug which stops U from feeling pain
1) & others of the same kind 2) & in other similar ways
Not clearly male or female [With her lean frame & cropped hair, Lennox had a
fashionably androgynous look]
1) Strong dislike, opposition or anger 2) Spirit or feeling of hostility [In spite of
his injuries, he bears no animosity towards his attackers.] [DUSHMANI]
1) Narrative of events year by year 2) Historical records 3) Historical records of
the activities of a country or organization, or history in general [WAAQE’AA]
A person who is strongly opposed to something or someone [HAREEF] (
Protagonist-An important supporter of an idea or political system)
The strong dislike or cruel & unfair treatment of Jewish people [Nazi antiSemitism forced him to emigrate to the USA] [YAHUDIO KA MUKHALIF, SAMI
NASL KA MUKHALIF]
1) (In the past in South Africa) a political system in which people of different
races are separated 2) (esp. in S. Africa) racial segregation or discrimination
When someone lacks interest or energy & is unwilling to take action especially
over a matter of importance [MURDA DILI, SARDMOHRI]
A very serious event resulting in great destruction & change
To make someone have strong feelings of shock or of disapproval [I was
appalled at/by the lack of staff in the hospital.] [KHOF DILANA, DARANA]
1) To prevent further disagreement in arguments or war by giving to the other
side an advantage that they have demanded 2) To bring to a state of peace,
quiet, ease, calm, or contentment; pacify; soothe [She claimed that the
government had only changed the law in order to appease their critics.] [RAFA
KRNA, KAM KRNA]
To inform [The President has been apprised of the situation.] 2) To give notice
to; inform; advise (often followed by of ) [KHABARDAR HONA, AAGAAH
HONA]
1) Fitting; at the right time; to the purpose 2) Opportune; pertinent 3) With
reference to; in respect or regard to [apropos of the preceding statement]
[MOZU, MUTA’ALLITQ]
1) Of or belonging to the distant past; from an ancient period in history 2)
Primitive; ancient; old an archaic form of animal life [an archaic system of
government] [QADEEM]
1) Eager, fervent, passionate 2) Burning 3) Showing strong feelings [1) An
ardent supporter of Manchester United 2) An ardent feminist] [PURJOSH,
GARM, JALTA HUA]
Great enthusiasm or love [SARGARMI, ISHTIAQ]

plan or request [MANZOOR KRNA] (Dissent: strong difference of opinion on a particular subject. avoid [PHERNA. or as self-evident. suit. or become similar (to) [ MILA DENA. thinner or weaker [KAMEE. disagreement [IKHTALAAF]) 64Assimilate To take in. YAKSA KRNA] 65Astray Away from the correct path or correct way of doing something [The letter must have gone astray in the post. fit [His clothes befit the occasion] [MUNASIB. plain & without decoration.. SANDOOQ] 58Arson The crime of intentionally starting a fire in order to damage or destroy something. disinclined.] [NARAAZ] 70Avert To prevent something bad from happening. rather than behaving in a way you think other yourself/oneself people might like [The best thing you can do is to go into the interview & just be yourself. opposed [He is not averse to having a drink now & then. under the roof.57Ark A large wooden ship built by Noah in order to save his family & a male & female of every type of animal when the world was covered by a flood [TABOOT. severe [SAADGI PASAND] 69Averse 1) Opposed. or to show that it is the opposite of or different from what went before 60Ascetic Avoiding physical pleasures & living a simple life. AABID] 61Ascribe 1) To believe or say that something is caused by something else 2) Attribute (ascribes his health to exercise) 3) Regard as belonging [MANSOOB KRNA] 62Assail 1) To attack someone violently or criticize someone strongly 2) To cause someone to experience a lot of unpleasant things [MARNA. antipathy. take for granted 2) To suggest as a basic principle from which a further idea is formed or developed [BUNYADI SHART] 72Back log 1) A large amount of things that U should have done before & must do now 2) Arrears of work 73Back stabber Someone who says harmful things about U when U are not there to defend yourself or your reputation 74Backdrop 1) The view behind something 2) The general situation in which particular events happen 75Backlash A strong feeling among a group of people in reaction to a tendency or recent events in society or politics [The Sixties backlash against bourgeois materialism] 76Baffle To cause someone to be completely unable to understand or explain something [CHAKRA DENA. especially a building [ AMADANN AAG LAGANA] 59As a matter of fact 1) In reality. MOZUU] . HAMLA KRNA] 63Assent Official agreement to or approval of an idea. often for religious reasons [ ZAHID. tending to feel uncomfortable with other people & be embarrassed easily [SHARMILA. lake or sea [CHOTA TALAAB] Bay A part of the coast where the land curves in so that the sea is surrounded by land on 3 sides [KHALEEJ] 80Be (as) thick as To be very close friends & share secrets. often by confusing them [She was bamboozled into telling them her credit card number. TAKHFEEF] 67Attic The space or room at the top of a building.] [DHOKHA DENA] 78Bash 1) To hit hard 2) To criticize someone severely (BASHFUL shy. often used for storing things [BALA KHANA] 68Austere Without comfort. etc.] 83Beef up To make something stronger or more important [1) We need to find some new players to beef up the team 2) The company has plans to beef up its production] 84Befit To be proper or appropriate for.] [GALAT RASTAY PER] 66Attenuation To make something smaller. HAYADAR] 79Basin Area of land from which streams run into a river. MORNA] 71Axiom 1) A self-evident truth that requires no proof 2) A universally accepted principle Postulate or rule [JAAMEY QALMA] 1) To assume without proof. actually 2) Used to add emphasis to what you are saying. fit into. repugnance. or loath 2) Having a strong feeling of opposition. DHOKHA DENA] 77Bamboozle To trick or deceive someone. etc thieves 81Be my guest Something U say when U give someone permission to do or use something 82Be To behave in your usual manner. diffident.

] If a part of the body is bulbous. disparage [GHATANA. she'd be out of a job. especially with an army. SHOR KRNE WALA] 1) Expression of strong disapproval or disagreement [NARAAZGI KI AWAZ] 2) An expression used to surprise & frighten someone who does not know U are near them To knock someone to the ground by running into them A child.] [PEHLAY SE] 1) To surround or beset. city. ahead of time [1) We should have made reservations beforehand 2) I hope to be beforehand with my report.85Beforehand 86Beleaguered 87Belittle 88Benevolent 89Besiege 90Bewilder 91Bicameral 92Bifurcate 93Bigot 94Bingo 95Bleak 96Blitz 97Blooper 98Blue 99Bollocks (also ballocks) 100Bogged down 101Boisterous 102Boo 103Bowled over 104Brat 105Bring it on 106Brunette 107Buck up 108Bulbous 109Burnish 110Belch = Burp 111By & large 112By all means 113By no means 114Callous In anticipation. without sympathy or feeling for other people [It might sound . there is little or no hope for the future 2) If weather or a place is bleak. than appearances indicate. CHAMKANA] To allow air from the stomach to come out through the mouth in a noisy way [DAKAR] When everything about a situation is considered together 1) Used to give permission 2) Certainly ["May I borrow this book?" "By all means.the cheque arrived.] [PYAAZ NUMA] If U burnish something such as your public image. etc.] [DALDAL MA PHANSNA] Noisy.] [PARESHAN KRNA. especially one who behaves badly [LONDA] Said to show that you are prepared & willing to compete in a competition or to do something difficult [England versus Brazil .] Unkind or cruel. unreasonable beliefs & who thinks that anyone who does not have the same beliefs is wrong [HUTT DHARM] An expression of surprise and. GUMRAAH KRNA] (of a government group) with two parts. branched [Latin furca=fork] [DO SHAKHA] 1) Obstinate believer who is intolerant 2) A person who has strong. NAAQA BANDI KRNA] To make something seem unimportant 2) To regard or portray as less impressive or imp. TEHQEER KRNA] 1) Kind & helpful 2) Well-wishing. a lot of people surround them [MUHASIRA KRNA] To confuse someone [1) The instructions completely bewildered me 2) Arriving in a strange city at night. usually with bombs dropped from aircraft An amusing mistake made by an actor during the making of a film or television programme & usually removed before the programme is shown Feeling or showing sadness (coarse slang) Nonsense [1) That’s a load of bollocks 2) Bollocks to that (= that's nonsense)!] To become so involved in something difficult or complicated that you cannot do anything else [Try not to get too bogged down in the details. depreciate. with military forces or as with troubles [The occupants of the beleaguered city had no means of escape] [MUHASIRA KRNA. pleasure (I was just about to borrow some money when bingo! . energetic & rough [TUND. U take action to improve it & make it more attractive [ UJLA KRNA. usually. such as the Senate & the House of Representatives in the United States [DO MAJLISI HUKUMAT] 1) To divide into two parts 2) Forked. to prevent people or supplies getting in or out 2) When someone is besieged."] Not at all [It is by no means certain that we'll finish the project by June. I felt alone & bewildered. in advance.) 1) If a situation is bleak. SUNSAAN] A fast. it is cold. NAIK NIHAAD] 1) To surround a place.bring it on!] 1) A white woman or girl with dark hair 2) Woman with dark brown hair To become happier or more positive or to make someone happier or more positive [If she didn't buck her ideas up (= start working in a more positive way). empty & not welcoming or attractive [ROOKHA. violent attack on a town. actively friendly & helpful 3) Charitable (benevolent fund) [KHAIR KHUA. it is fat & round [He had a huge bulbous nose.

& is worn instead of a coat [ CHOGA. but I don't care if he's homeless. & damage that is caused to their homes. candles [ FANOOS] 127Chant To repeat or sing a word or phrase continuously. MULAMAT] 125Cessation Ending or stopping [AARAAM. & usually worn over other clothes 121Carnage The violent killing of large numbers of people.] [QATAL O GARAT] 122Catharsis The process of releasing strong emotions through a particular activity or experience. especially about something difficult or painful [SADIQ. SHOKH] 130Chopper Informal for helicopter 131Chronic 1) Very bad 2) (especially of a disease or something bad) Continuing for a long time [SAKHT. fastening at the front with buttons. GUMBAD WALA] 141Closet 1 A cupboard or a small room with a door.] [DAANT. thin stick used in the past as a school punishment [LAATHI] 118Cannibalize To take parts from a machine or vehicle in order to make or repair another machine or vehicle 119Canvass 1) To try to obtain political support or votes. the unintentional deaths & injuries of people who are not soldiers. activity or feeling which is kept secret from the public. JABAH. FERSOODA] 138Clinch To finally get or win something [MAZBUTI PAKARNA] 139Cloak A loose outer piece of clothing without sleeves.RAAST BAAZ] 117Cane A long. SHADEED. HUSOOL E RAI] [Wind & wave power are now being seriously canvassed as the solution to our energy problems] 120Cardigans A woolen piece of clothing which covers the upper part of the body & the arms. which helps you to understand those emotions 123Caucasian Of the white or light-skinned race 124Censure Strong criticism or disapproval [His dishonest behaviour came under severe censure. which fastens at the neck. etc 145Collude To act together secretly or illegally in order to deceive or cheat someone [MILLI . PURANA] 132Chronicle A written record of historical events [WAQE’AAT KA ROZNAMCHA. hospitals.] 116Candid Truthful & honest. schools. BAY HISS] 115Cameo A small but noticeable part in a film or play.] 128Chassis The frame of a vehicle. BARABER] 144Collateral damage During a war. especially in the past. usually including the wheels & engine. onto which the metal covering is fixed 129Cheek Rudeness or lack of respect [ GUSTAAKH. such as writing or theatre. PUR ISRAR] 137Cliché A comment that is very often made & is therefore not original & not interesting Hackneyed 1) Describes a phrase or an idea which has been said or used so often that it Trite has become meaningless or boring Expressed too frequently to be interesting or seem sincere [PURANA. ILTAWA] 126Chandelier A decorative light which hangs from the ceiling & has several branch-like parts for holding bulbs or. LIBADA] 140Cloistered Separated from & having little contact with the outside world [ CHATTAY DAR. usually because U are frightened of the results of it becoming known 143Collateral Security pledged as a guarantee for the repayment of a loan [ HUM PALLU. KALAM KRNA. especially by visiting all the houses in an area 2) To try to discover information or opinions by asking people 3) To suggest an idea or plan for consideration [IMTAHAN LENA. or to sing a religious prayer or song to a simple tune [We could hear the monks chanting. SARGAZIST] 133Chuck A friendly form of address 134Circumspect 1) Cautious 2) Taking everything into account [MOHTAT. He's not living with me!] [BEDARD. especially clothes 142Closet 2 Describes a belief. performed by a famous actor [He appears briefly towards the end of the film in a cameo role as a priest. SHOR O GULL] 136Clandestine 1) Planned or done in secret. especially describing something that is not officially allowed 2) Surreptitious [POSHEEDA. used for storing things.callous. HOSHIAR] 135Clamor To make a loud complaint or demand [The children were all clamouring for attention] [HANGAMA BARPA KRNA. MAKHFI. especially in war [The Battle of the Somme was a scene of dreadful carnage.

” she confided. or (of Dichotomy one fact or statement) to be so different from another fact or statement that 1 Duplicity of them must be wrong Paradox Dichotomy: A difference between two completely opposite ideas or things 146Commemorate . foll. or to satisfy some1 who disagrees with you [MANA LENA] 156Concurrent Happening or existing at the same time [Her two dramas are being shown concurrently (= at the same time) by rival television stations. TABEER] 162Console Comfort. often in a way that is not wanted [In China. especially to the public or newspapers [The palace have issued a communiqué denying the rumor] 151Compassion A strong feeling of sympathy & sadness for the suffering or bad luck of others & a desire to help them [REHM. QANA’AT] 170Contradict Contradict: (Of ppl to state the opposite of what some1 else has said. in grief or disappointment. especially by a public ceremony or by making a statue or special building [YAAD KRNA] 147Commend 1) Praise 2) Entrust.] [AIK SAATH] 157Confide To tell something secret or personal to some1 whom you trust not to tell any1 else [I'm going to leave my husband. lost in contemplation.BHAGAT.] [TARS. Make content. adequately happy 2) Willing. MASH’HOOR] 164Consumerism The state of advanced industrial society in which a lot of goods are bought & sold [He disliked Christmas & its rampant (= extreme) consumerism. HUM WAZN] 149Commiseration To express sympathy to someone about some bad luck [I began by commiserating with her over the defeat.] [RAAZ DAR BANANA. AYTIMAAD MA LENA] 158Configure To adjust something or change the controls on a computer or other device so that it can be used in a particular way 159Confiscate Take or seize by authority [ZABT KRNA] 160Connive {noun: Connivance} 1) (foll. IRADA . [console is often confused with condole] [ TASSALLI DENA. [She was staring out over the lake.] [TASSAWUR. her blonde hair was conspicuous. commit 3) Recommend 4) To formally praise someone or something [SUPURD KRNA. AALA DARJE KA] 166Contemplation 1) To spend time considering a possible future action. TEHKEER] 168Contempt of court Behaviour that is illegal because it does not obey or respect the rules of a law court 169Content 1) Satisfied. or something suggested by an object or situation 2) Imply in addition to the literal or primary meaning [ ISHAARA KRNA. or complete in every way [1) A life of consummate happiness 2) He's a consummate athlete/gentleman/liar] [KAAMIL. ETTAHAAD] 155Conciliate To end a disagreement or some1's anger by acting in a friendly way or slightly changing your opinions. REHM] 150Communiqué An official piece of news or an announcement. KHUSH DIL] 153Composite Something which is made of various different parts [Scientists have put together a composite picture of what the Earth's crust is like.] 165Consummate Perfect. MIL JANA] To remember officially & give respect to a great person or event. FIKARMANDI] 167Contempt A strong feeling of combined dislike & lack of respect [ ZILLAT. by with) Conspire 3) To plan secretly and dishonestly for something to happen which will be to your advantage 4) To allow something bad to happen although you know about it [CHASHM POSHI. NAZAR ANDAZI] 161Connotation 1) A feeling or idea that is suggested by a particular word although it is not necessarily a part of the word's meaning.] [NUMAYAAN.] [MURAKKAB. by at) Disregard or tacitly consent to (a wrongdoing) 2) (usu. SAZISH KRNA] 148Commensurate In a correct & suitable amount compared to something else [ MUNASIB. DILJOI KRNA] 163Conspicuous Very noticeable or tending to attract attention. KHUDA PARASTI] 152Complacency A feeling of calm satisfaction with your own abilities or situation that prevents U from trying harder [ MUTMA’IN. satisfy [KHUSH DIL. or to consider one particular thing for a long time in a serious & quiet way 2) Survey visually or mentally 3) Regard (an event) as possible 4) Intend 5) Meditate. JURA HUA] 154Concerted 1) Planned or done together for a shared purpose 2) Describes an effort or attempt that is determined & serious [HUM AAHANGI. DALALAT KRANA. esp.

but felt the ending was a bit contrived] [SAAZISH. which examines it & provides an often -ve judgment [TANQEED] 185Crook A very dishonest person. it ends with it. especially one that you do not know how to use [Whatever's that strange contraption you've got in the garage?] 172Contrived 1) Clever rather than honest 2) Artificial & difficult to believe [I enjoyed the film. [BAND NAALI] 192Cumbersome Awkward because of being large. 2) A manager. QAID. etc. superintendent [MUHAFIZ] 194Curtail To stop something before it is finished. etc. especially by saying different things to two people [They were accused of duplicity in their dealings with both sides. or cause something to break. especially a criminal or a cheat 186Cruise 1) To travel on ships for pleasure 2) If a ship or aircraft cruises. especially to prevent them from enjoying a full life [ROK. that's just dandy. not involving consideration or care about any harm caused to others [The cut-throat world of journalism] 196Cutting-edge Very modern & with all the newest features 197Cynic 1) Person with a pessimistic view of human nature 2) A person who believes that people are only interested in themselves & are not sincere [ROOKHA. or when an animal or person produces excrement [That dog's just UK had/US taken a crap on my lawn. forming the largest unit of local government. into small pieces [ TOOTNA. TURSH RO] 198 Dandy 199 Dateline 1) Very good ["Shall we meet at 6?" "Sure. it travels at a continuous speed [BEHRI SAIR] 187Crumble To break. ILAQA] 177Cramp A sudden painful tightening in a muscle. MAZHAB] 182Creepy Strange or unnatural & making U feel frightened 183Cremate To burn a dead person's body. usually as part of a funeral ceremony [My dad's cremation was a sad affair. or the largest political division of a state in the US [ZILLA. who dresses fashionable clothes & was very interested in his own appearance [KHUSH LIBAAS] North–south line partly along the meridian 180° from Greenwich. to the east of ."] 2) A man. art collection. often after a lot of exercise 2) To limit someone.] [DO RUKHA PANN] Paradox: A situation or statement which seems impossible or is difficult to understand because it contains two opposite facts or characteristics 171Contraption A device or machine that looks awkward or old-fashioned. TAKHFEEF KRNA] 195Cut throat Fierce.] Duplicity: Lack of honesty. EJAD KRNA] 173Conviction A strong opinion or belief 174Counterproductive Having the opposite of the desired effect [Improved safety measures in cars can be counterproductive as they encourage people to drive faster. having developed until it reaches this point [ UROOJ PE HONA] 190Culpable Deserving to be blamed or considered responsible for something bad [He was held culpable (= blamed) for all that had happened. TODNA] 188Culinary Connected with cooking or kitchens [PAKANAY SE MUTA’ALLIQ] 189Culminate If an event or series of events culminates in something. or to reduce or limit something [The last government severely curtailed trade union rights] [KAMEE KRNA.] [MAYYAT SOZI] 184Critique 1) Critical analysis 2) A report of something such as a political situation or system or a person's work or ideas.[There is often a dichotomy between what politicians say & what they do. AAD] 178Crank 1) A person who has strange or unusual ideas & beliefs 2) An unpleasant & easily annoyed person [KHABTI] 179Crank caller Someone who makes unpleasant telephone calls to people whom they do not know 180Crap Excrement.] 181Creed A set of beliefs which expresses a particular opinion & influences the way U live [AQEEDA.] 175Counting on sth 1) To be confident that you can depend on someone 2) To expect something to happen & make plans based on it 176County A political division of the UK or Ireland.] [QABIL E MUAKHIZA] 191Culvert A pipe for waste water that crosses under roads. railways. heavy or ineffective [ BHAARI] 193Curator 1) The person in charge of a museum.

sometimes shaped approximately like a triangle. especially because of bad planning & organization [ KHAATMA. to the detriment of (= harming) her studies. when Allied forces invaded Normandy) Existing in fact. QANUNI] A complete failure. SUPURDGI] . or to act or be against. MATLAB NIKALNA] To refuse to obey.] [ZA’RER.] [HAQARAT AAMAIZ] 1) Describes a place that is unattractive & empty. although not necessarily intended. with no people or nothing pleasant in it 2) Extremely sad & feeling alone [VEERANI. BAYAAN KRNA] A person. a home or possessions [MEHROOM. damage 2) Cause of this [She was very involved with sports at college. & leading to confused behaviour [PAGAL PANN] 1) Half 2) Partly To make something easier to understand The home of particular types of wild animal 1) Regret deeply 2) Find exceedingly bad 3) To say or think that something is very bad [He said that he deplored all violence] [AFSOS. ZAWAL] Something planned that goes wrong & is a complete failure. food. causing gradual worsening of the memory & other mental abilities. decision. QUSOORWAR] To save someone from a painful or bad experience [Is there nothing that can be done to deliver these starving people from their suffering?] [NIJJAAT.200 Daunt 201 D-day 1 202 D-day 2 203 De facto 204 Debacle Fiasco 205 Debauched 206 Decipher 207 Defy 208 Delineate 209 Delinquent 210 Deliver (deliverance) 211 Delta 212 Deluxe 213 Delve 214 Dementia 215 Demi 216 Demystifying 217 Den 218 Deplore 219 Deputation 220 Derision 221 Derogatory 222 Desolation 223 Desperate 224 Despise 225 Despot 226 Destitute 227 Deter 228 Detriment 229 Devolution which the date is a day earlier than to the west Discourage. KHULASI] An area of low flat land. SAKHT NAKAMI] Weakened or destroyed by bad sexual behaviour. especially as if by digging. or from a central government to a regional government [TANAZZUL. KHARABI] The moving of power or responsibility from a main organization to a lower level. usually young. MAZAAQ] 1) Showing strong disapproval & not showing respect 2) Insulting [He made some derogatory comment/remark about her appearance. a person. etc (Adj defiant) [MUQABLA KRNA] To describe or mark the edge of something [ NAQSHA KHEENCHNA.] [TEHQEER. & often uses it unfairly & cruel [JABIR HUKUMRAAN] Without money. MAATAM] A group of people sent to speak or act for others [1) She was sent on a deputation to see the Pope 2) The deputation from the EU arrives/arrive 2moro] [NAIB BANA KR BHEJNA] When someone or something is laughed at & considered ridiculous or of no value [Her speech was met with hoots/howls of derision. in order to find a thing or information 2) Search or research energetically or deeply [CHAAN BEEN KRNA] A medical condition that affects especially old people. BAYNASEEB] To prevent or discourage someone from doing something by making it difficult for them to do it or by threatening bad results if they do it (deterring) [BAAZ RAKHNA] 1) Harm. HAQEER JAAN’NA] 1) Absolute ruler 2) Tyrant 3) A person. who has unlimited power over other people. taking drugs. where a river divides into several smaller rivers before flowing into the sea Luxurious & of very high quality 1) To search. usually in an embarrassing way [KHATA. intimidate [ BAD’DIL KRNA] The day during the Second World War when the Allies began their invasion of Europe by attacking the coast of northern France A day when something important will happen (The landings began on 6 June 1944. TANHAI] 1) Willing to be violent. situation. law. etc [AYYAASH. who behaves in a way that is illegal or unacceptable to most people [His past delinquencies have made it difficult for him to get a job. drinking too much alcohol.] [MUJRIM. BAY AAS] To feel a strong dislike for some1 or something b/c you think they are bad or worthless {adj Despicable} [The two groups despise each other] [NAFRAT. BADKAR] To discover the meaning of something written badly or in a difficult or hidden way [HAL KRNA. & therefore dangerous 2) Feeling that U have no hope & are ready to do anything to change the bad situation U are in [NA UMEED. especially a ruler. legal or accepted [DAR HAQIQAT] ( De jure = Having a right or existence as stated by law ) [AZ RU’AY QANUN.

discernible adj. QAABU] 244 Dissent Strong difference of opinion on a particular subject. enunciation [ ZUBAN. inflection. worry. dabbler} 237 Dire Very serious or extreme [ HAYBAT NAAK] 238 Discern 1) Perceive clearly with the mind or senses 2) Make out with effort. AABID] 233 Diaphanous Describes a substance. especially cloth. drink. sadness or pain 2) Anguish or suffering caused by pain. TARZ E TEHRIR] 236 Connoisseur A person who knows a lot about and enjoys one of the arts. [Latin cerno cret.] 255 Douche bag 2 2) An ugly girl or woman (Rude & derogatory. or system [USOOL] The set of beliefs. Prima Donna 249 Doctrine A belief or set of beliefs. frustrate te 240 Disgruntled Unhappy. intonation. tenet. HADAP KRNA] 232 Devout Believing strongly in a religion & obeying all its rules or principles [a devout Buddhist/Christian/churchgoer] [DEENDAR. or food. IMTIAAZ KRANA] 239 Discombobula To confuse or disconcert.SAHIB E ZOQ] A person who is or seems to be interested in a subject. NA MAAN’NA] 243 Disposition 1) The particular type of character which a person naturally has 2) A natural tendency to do something.separate] [ MALOOM KRNA. but I live in the suburbs] 257 Downturn A reduction in the amount or success of something. HUKUMAT] 253 Dormitory A large room containing many beds. AYTARAAZ] 245 Dissonance Disagreement [BAY JORR] 246 Dissuade To persuade someone not to do something [I tried to dissuade her from leaving.] 250 Dogma 1) A fixed. disagreement. BARHAM. annoyed & disappointed about something [ UDAS. intolerantly authoritative. HIMMAT TODNA] 242 Disown Deny or give up any connection with [INKAR KRNA. and speechsound quality manifested by an individual speaker. ideas. but whose understanding of it is not very deep 2) Engage (in an activity etc. or to have or develop something [BARTAO. etc [TAKLEEF.) [Look at that face! What a douche bag!] 256 Downtown In or to the central part of a city [I work downtown. belief or set of beliefs that people are expected to Ethos accept without any doubts 2) Principle. domain [RAAJ. etc. sorrow. taught & accepted by a particular group [The president said he would not go against sound military doctrine. especially political or religious. Pick up your things & go home.) superficially {Synonyms: Amateur. usually judged in terms of prevailing standards of acceptability. Chuck. which is so delicate & thin that you can see through it [a diaphanous silk veil] [SHAF’FAAF. GAIR MUTMATIN] 241 Dismay A feeling of unhappiness & disappointment [KHOFZADA KRNA. and Dilettante can judge quality and skill in that subject [a wine/art connoisseur] [MUBAS’SIR.] [BAAZ RAKHNA.] [ZIMMA HONA YA KARNA] 231 Devour 1) To eat something eagerly & in large amounts so that nothing is left 2) To destroy something completely [KHA JANA.] [KISI CHEEZ KI BURAEEO KA IZHAR] 235 Diction 1) Style of speaking or writing as dependent upon choice of words 2) The choice and use of words in writing or speech 3) The accent. etc.230 Devolve To (cause power or responsibility to) be given to other people [Those duties will necessarily devolve on/upon me. especially in a boarding school or university [SONAY KA KAMRA] 254 Douche bag 1 1) A wretched & disgusting person (Rude & derogatory. especially religious. especially about an official suggestion or plan or a popular belief [IKHTALAF. CHAMAKDAR] 234 Diatribe An angry speech or piece of writing which severely criticizes something or someone [a long diatribe against the government's policies.) [Don't be a douche bag. MANA KRNA] 247 Distress 1) A feeling of extreme worry. PARESHANI] 248 Diva 1) A very successful & famous female singer 2) Great woman opera singer. about social behaviour & relationships of a person or group 251 Dogmatic Asserting or imposing personal opinions. such as a country's economic activity 258 Drape To put something such as cloth or a piece of clothing loosely over something . arrogant [PUR TAKABBUR] 252 Dominion 1) Control over a country or people 2) The land that belongs to a ruler 3) Sovereignty. upset. control 4) Realm.

toil. QABIL E EHTARAAM] {Imminent: coming or likely to happen very soon} [QAREEB] 275 Emolument A payment in money or some other form that is made for work that has been done [AAMADNI.] 270 Elicit To obtain or produce something. or to give something up [We won't have discussions with this group unless they eschew violence. AASHKAAR KRNA] 271 Elusive Difficult to describe. FAIDA. especially in a castle [ PANAAH KI JAGAH] 262 Dysfunctional 1) Not behaving or working normally 2) Abnormality or impairment of functioning 263 Earmark To keep or intend something for a particular purpose [Five billion dollars of this year's budget is already earmarked for hospital improvements.] [KINARA KRNA] 283 Espionage 1) Discovering of secrets. etc. Drudgery [I feel like a real drudge .] [SHANDAR EMARAT.] [MOERKAY KA KAAM. MUSHTABAH] 261 Dungeon An underground prison.] [ZAHIR HONA. poem.} 274 Eminent 1) Famous. especially as a result of it [TA’AQQUB KRNA. poem or book which is long & contains a lot of action. NIKALNA. foresee 2) To form a mental image of. especially one written on their gravestone [KATBAH. especially political or military information of another country or the industrial information of a business 2) Spying or use of spies [MUKHBARI. MUNAFA] 276 Enact To put something into action. piece of writing. TALL MATOL KRNA] 259 Drudge . find. BADI EMARAT] 269 Edifice 2 A system which has been established for a long time [It looks as if the whole political edifice of the country is about to collapse. confront { Synonyms: Picture. or menial work. despite any risks [They've showed a lot of enterprise in setting up this project. envision} [AAMNAY SAAMNAY HONA. MAZAAR] 282 Eschew To avoid something intentionally. especially too serious & unable to find your own actions amusing [I thought he was joking . ZAWAAL] 266 Ebony Black [KALA.] [LANGAR UTHANA] {NOTE The opposite is disembarked. JAASUSI] 284 Eulogy A speech.] 264 Earnest Serious or determined. usually dealing with a historical subject 2) Extremely large [The problem of inflation has reached epic proportions] [RIZMIA NAZM] 281 Epitaph A short piece of writing or a poem about a dead person. PAIRVI KRNA] 278 Enterprise Eagerness to do something new & clever. especially a splendid one [The town hall is the only edifice surviving from the fifteenth century. FARAAKH HOSALGI] 279 Envisage 1) To conceive of as a possibility in the future. TAREEF] 285 Euphemism A word or phrase used to avoid saying an unpleasant or offensive word [Senior citizen' is a euphemism for 'old person'. recognized superiority [MUMTAZ. containing great praise. conceive. achieve or remember [ DAGA BAAZ] 272 Emanate 1) To express a quality or feeling through the way that you look & behave 2) Issue or originate (from a source) [Her face emanated sadness.I didn't realize he was in earnest. especially information or a reaction [ZAHIR KRNA. especially for someone who recently died or stopped working [QASEEDA. SIYAH] 267 Echelon A particular level or group of people within an organization such as an army or company 268 Edifice 1 A large building.[ PARDE LATKANA] Person who does dull.I've done nothing but clean all day! ] [GHULAM KI TARHA KAAM KRNE WALA] 260 Dubious Thought not to be completely true or not able to be trusted [MASHKOOK. it becomes less strong or disappears [ UTAAR.] [BURI BAAT KO NARM ALFAAZ MAIN ADA KRNA] 286 Evade To avoid or escape from someone or something [BACHNA. JARI HONA] 273 Embark To go onto a ship [We embarked at Liverpool for New York. especially to change something into a law [ QANOON BANANA] 277 Ensue To happen after something else. respected or important 2) Distinction. imagine. visualize. laborious. QAREEBAN] 280 Epic A film.] 265 Ebb If a physical or emotional feeling ebbs. contemplate [He envisages an era of great scientific discoveries] 3) (archaic) to look in the face of.

SAHIB E ZOQ] 1) If a cut or other injury festers.] 2) Excited. state control & extreme pride in country & race. but usually most competitive. & in which political opposition is not allowed [FISTA’IAT] The quickest. it suddenly starts or gets much worse 2) A sudden increase in the brightness of a fire [SHOLAY KA LRAZNA] 1) To remove the skin from a person's or animal's body 2) Criticize severely [I'll be flayed alive when she finds out] [KHAAL KHEENCHNA. UK usually extemporize} [BARJASTA] To make someone return for trial to another country where they have been accused of doing something illegal [TEHVEEL E MUJRIM] To send or bring someone. pain or anger flares (up). BEDIAN] 1) Suffering from fever [I'm feeling a bit feverish . TANQEED KRNA] Brief or quick [NA PAYEDAR] Someone who serves passengers on an aircraft .] [NUMAISH.287 Evangelical 288 Eventuality 289 Execute 290 Exhilarate 291 Exhort 292 Exonerate 293 Expeditiously 294 Exposition 295 Expound 296 Extempore 297 Extradite Repatriate 298 Facade 299 Face-of 300 Fall out 301 Farce 302 Fascism 303 Fast track 304 Fastidious 305 Fester 306 Fetters 307 Feverish 308 Fiat 309 Fiduciary 310 Figure of speech 311 Fillet 312 Flagrant 313 Flamboyant 314 Flare 315 Flay 316 Fleeting 317 Flight Belonging to 1 of the Protestant Churches or Christian groups which believe biblical teaching & persuading other people to join them [INJEEL K MUTALLIQ] Something unpleasant or unexpected that might happen or exist in the future [KISI AMAR K WAQEY HONAY KA IMKAAN] To kill someone as a legal punishment [PHANSI DENA] To give someone strong feelings of happiness & excitement [an exhilarating walk in the mountains] [KHUSH KRNA. it becomes infected & produces pus 2) If an argument or bad feeling festers. SHAAD KRNA] To strongly encourage or try to persuade someone to do something [NASEEHAT KRNA] 1) To show or state that someone or something is not guilty of something 2) Free or declare free from blame etc. ROSHAN.I hope it's not the start of flu. WAZEH. especially a large or attractive building [MAKAN KA AGWADA] 1) The act of facing the puck.] [TAFSEEL SE BAYAN KRNA. TASHREEH KRNA] Done or said without advance preparation or thought [At the audition. JALTA HUA] Very confident in behaviour. it continues so that feelings of hate or dissatisfaction increase (OLD USE) A pair of chains which were tied round the legs of prisoners to prevent them from escaping [He felt fettered by a nine-to-five office existence. as at the start of a game or period 2) An open confrontation The unpleasant results or effects of an action or event [ MUZIR ASRAAT] 1) A ridiculous or meaningless situation or action 2) A humorous play or film where the characters become involved in unlikely situations [MAZAHIA QISM KA NATAK] A political system based on a very powerful leader. HUKM] Relating to the responsibility to look after someone else's money in a correct way [a breach of fiduciary duty] [AYTIMAAD. [ ILZAAM SE BARI KRNA] Quick [MUSTA’EDY SE’] A clear & full explanation of an idea or theory [It purports to be an exposition of Catholic social teaching. back to their own country [QEDI KO US K MULK WAPIS KRNA] 1) A false appearance that is more pleasant than the reality 2) The front of a building. TAFSEEL] To give a detailed explanation of something [She uses her newspaper column to expound her views on environmental issues. the actors were asked to perform extempore. or intended to be noticed. AMEEN] An expression which uses words to mean something different from their ordinary meaning ['Get up with the lark' is a figure of speech.] {verb extemporize. [BEQARAR] An order given by a person in authority [FARMAN. meaning 'Get out of bed early'. restless.] A piece of meat or fish without bones (US-filet) 1) Shocking because of being so obvious 2) Blatant 3) Notorious 4) Scandalous [KHULA. or sometimes money or other property. route to success or advancement Giving too much attention to small details & wanting everything to be correct & perfect [NAZAKAT PASAND.] [ZANJEER. especially by being brightly colored [His clothes were rather flamboyant for such a serious occasion] [ROSHAN] 1) When something bad such as violence.

short period of activity.BARDASHT] 329 Fortress 1) A large strong building or group of buildings which can be defended from attack 2) Fortified building or town 330 Frantic 1) Almost out of control b/c of extreme emotions 2) Done in a hurry & a state of excitement or confusion [We've been frantic with worry] [QABU SE BAHIR. when it is begun or starts to exist [IBTADA. SHORIDA] 331 Freshman (INFORMAL frosh) A student in the first year of high school. especially when they are trying to do something [If I look flustered it's b/c I'm trying to do about twenty things at once] [PARESHAN KRNA] 321 Foil 1) To prevent some1 or something from being successful 2) Something or someone that makes another's good or bad qualities more noticeable 3) Frustrate. HOLNAAK] 326 Forthcoming 1) Happening soon 2) Friendly & helpful. college.] 332 Frill Strips of gathered or pleated material as an ornamental edging [JHALAR] 333 Frown To bring ur eyebrows together creating lines above ur eyes to show that u are annoyed or worried. FARAWANI] 337 Gambit A clever action in a game/situation. or (of a meal) cheap or Parsimony small in amount [KIFAYAT SHI’AAR] Carefulness in the use of money etc.. especially in order to protect it [The argument had fortified her resolve to prove she was right. temporary [NA PAYEDAR] 336 Galore In great amounts or numbers [And for the sweet-toothed. I wouldn't pay any tax at all] 341 Get away with 2) To do something successfully although it is not the best way of doing it [Do you something 2 think we could get away with just one coat of paint on that wall?] 342 Get carried To become excessively involved.attendant 318 Flotilla 1) Small fleet 2) Fleet of small ships 3) A large group of boats or small ships [CHOTA BEEDA] 319 Flurry 1) A sudden. PEDA’ISH] 340 Get away with 1) To succeed in avoiding punishment for something [If I thought I could get away something 1 with it. powerful or difficult [KHOFNAK. this café has desserts galore] [KASRAT SE. baffle.] . GHOORNA] 334 Frugal 1) Thrifty 2) Stinginess 3) Careful when using money or food.FORGERY 325 Formidable Causing U to have fear or respect for something or someone because they are impressive. or university [Greg & Jody met in their freshman year at college & married soon after they graduated. TAWAAN] 324 Forge To make an illegal copy of something in order to deceive [a forged passport/a forged signature] FORGER. but shooting a full-length film is getting carried away] 343 Get To start to go or move [We'd better get moving or we'll be late] going/moving 344 Get on To have a good relationship (He doesn't get on with his daughter) (relationship) 345 Get the hell To leave a place quickly [Let's get the hell out of here. blown in different directions by the wind [a flurry of activity] [JOSH] 320 Fluster To make some1 upset & confused. excitement or interest 2) A sudden light fall of snow. [It was nice of him to away write a poem for his new girlfriend. usually with some additional information [JAREEDA E AALAMIA] 339 Genesis The origin of something. intended to achieve an advantage & usually involves a risk [Promise to lower taxes is clearly an election-year gambit] [SHATRANJ KI CHAAL] 338 Gazette 1) Official publication with announcements etc 2) A book or part of a book that contains a list of names of places. before any shooting starts.[He frowned as he read the instructions] [TEVRI CHADHANA. defeat [HAAR] 322 Foreman Worker supervising others 323 Forfeit 1) Penalty 2) Thing surrendered as a penalty 3) To lose the right to do or have something because you have broken a rule [ZABTI. stinginess [KIFAYAT SHI’AAR ] 335 Fugitive 1) A person who is running away or hiding from the police or a dangerous situation [MAFROOR] 2) Lasting for only a short time. to take something too far.] [QILA BANDI KRANA] 328 Fortitude Bravery over a long period [I thought she showed remarkable fortitude during that period. willing to give information or to talk [PESH ANAY WALA] 327 Fortify To strengthen something.] [HIMMAT.

invented in France.] [KHUD PASAND. esp. usually formed by a river or stream cutting through hard rock 2) To eat until you are unable to eat any more [KHANA THONSNA] 350 Gourmet A person who knows a lot about food & cooking. impressive. & who enjoys eating high-quality food [ KHANO KA MUBASSIR] 351 Grapevine 1) Vine 2) The means of transmission of a rumor 352 Gratify To please someone. stylish 375 Hideous 1) Extremely ugly or bad [They've just built some hideous new apartment blocks on the seafront. BE JODD] 359 Grouches 1) A person who often complains 2) To complain in an angry way 360 Guillotine A device.] 367 Harness 1) To control something.SHUKARANA] 354 Gratuitous 1) Given or done free of charge 2) Uncalled-for.] [SADAH LOH] 363 Gut A strong belief about someone or something which cannot completely be explained feeling/reactio & is not necessarily decided by reasoning (I have a gut feeling that the relationship n won't last) 364 Handy Useful or convenient [It's a nice house & it’s handy for (= near) the station. force. etc [1) Her salary will go up by a hefty 10% 2) A hefty woman with dyed blond hair] 374 Hep (Slang) Trendy. to attract attention or publicity 347 Go banana Go mad 348 Godspeed Expression of good wishes to a person starting a journey 349 Gorge 1) A deep narrow valley with steep sides. & too willing to believe everything that other ppl say [There are many miracle cures on the market for ppl gullible enough to buy them. to produce energy 368 Haughty Unfriendly & seeming to consider yourself better than other people [She has a rather haughty manner. caused by pollen [She gets really bad hay fever.] 371 Heart throb A famous man. 366 Hangover 2 Something that continues from an earlier time [The present political system is a hangover from the nineteenth century colonial era. [heavy-duty machinery. especially in a ridiculous or slightly frightening way [By now she'd had so much cosmetic surgery that she looked quite grotesque] [HAFT RANGI.] 365 Hangover 1 A feeling of illness after drinking too much alcohol [I had a terrible hangover the next morning]. who is attractive to many women 372 Heavy duty 1) Providing an unusual amount of power. BHAYANAK] 376 Hit man 1) A man who is paid to murder someone 2) (Slang) hired assassin 377 Hobnobbing 1) Mix socially or informally 2) To spend time being friendly with someone who is important or famous [MIL JUL KR PEENA] 378 Homage Deep respect & often praise shown for a person or god [On this occasion we pay homage to him for his achievements. heavy-duty shoes ] 2) Very important.out of somewhere 346 Gimmick 1) Something which is not serious or of real value that is used to attract people's attention or interest temporarily 2) Trick or device. MAGROOR] 369 Haunt To cause repeated suffering or anxiety [Fighting in Vietnam was an experience that would haunt him for the rest of his life. KHUAMAKHUA] 355 Grey matter A person's intelligence [It's not the sort of movie that stimulates the old grey matter much] 356 Grin Smile broadly.AHTARAAM] . or serious [heavy-duty involvement] 373 Hefty Large in amount. lacking good reason [ BILAMUAVAZA. etc. often a singer or an actor. usually in order to use its power 2) Make use of (natural resources).] [ITA’AT. showing the teeth [DAANT NIKAAL KR MUN BANANA] 357 Gross 1) (especially in law) Unacceptable because clearly wrong 2) Extremely fat or large & ugly 3) Extremely unpleasant 4) (in) Total [BHARI.KAHIL] 358 Grotesque Strange & unpleasant. consisting of a sharp blade in a tall frame which was used in the past for killing criminals by cutting off their heads 361 Gulf A very large area of sea surrounded on three sides by a coast [KHALEEJ] 362 Gullible Easily deceived or tricked. size. or to satisfy a wish or need [We were gratified by the response to our appeal] [FARHAT] 353 Gratitude The feeling or quality of being grateful [SHUKAR GUZARI.] [DRAWNA. esp. durability.] [AAMAD O RAFT RAKHNA] 370 Hay fever An illness like a cold.

] [AAGAAZ] To fix beliefs or ideas in someone's mind. CHAAR DIWARI MA RAKHNA] Powerful & impossible to beat. way of behaving or feature that someone or something has [MAKHSOOS JAZBA YA KHAYAL] 389 Ignoble 1) Dishonorable 2) Of low birth. ATA KRNA] 396 Impasse A situation in which further development is impossible [BAND GALI] 397 Impeccable 1) Perfect.] 383 How/what/why Used when you are extremely surprised. especially those who are suffering 2) Benevolent. care & sympathy towards others. [Latin related to *in-1. sort. compassionate [NARM] 385 Hunch 1) Intuitive feeling or idea 2) To lean forward with your shoulders raised or to bend your back & shoulders into a rounded shape 386 Hutch A box made of wood with a wire front where small animals such as rabbits are kept [SANDOOQ. PINJRA] 387 I cant help it If you can't/couldn't help something. especially a promise of payment. difficult & confusing situation. quality or taste [BAKHSNA. especially in sport [ NAAQAABIL E TASKHEER] 1) Freedom from punishment or from the unpleasant results of something that has been done 2) Exemption from punishment. KAM ZARF] 390 Ignominy Public embarrassment [The Workers' Coalition experienced the ignominy of total defeat in the last election.] 392 Imbroglio 1) An unwanted. AZADI] 1) Imprison 2) To put or keep someone in prison or in a place used as a prison [QAID KRNA. horrifying The study or activity of cultivating gardens [FANN E BAAGBANI] A special direct telephone connection for emergencies [A national telephone hotline has been set up for students suffering from stress. On earth How on earth did this happen? 2) Why on earth didn't you tell me before?] 384 Humane 1) Showing kindness. family. you are/were not able to control or stop it 388 Idiosyncrasy A strange or unusual habit. THAGG] 399 Impetus 400 Implicate 401 Implication 402 Impound 403 Impregnable 404 Impunity 405 Incarceration 406 Inception 407 Inculcate 408 Indemnity 409 Indignant 410 Indiscreet 1) Something which encourages a particular activity or makes that activity more energetic or effective 2) Force with which a body moves. full of trouble & problems [PECHEEDA MUAMILA] 393 Immaculate Perfectly clean or tidy [BAYDAAG. photographers and others of their ilk.] [BADNAMI. etc [BARIAT.] [GAIR . *noble] [KAMEENA. GAZABNAAK] Saying or doing things which let people know things that should be secret or which embarrass people [They have been rather indiscreet about their affair. ZEHN NASHEEN KRNA] Protection against possible damage or loss. especially to make people laugh 2) To attempt to deceive someone by pretending that you are another person [TALBEES KRNE WALA] [Imposter: A person who pretends to be someone else in order to deceive others] [DAGA BAAZ. bad consequences. or reputation. with no problems or bad parts 2) Faultless 3) Exemplary [BAY KHATA. BAND KRNA] The establishment of an organization or official activity [Since its inception in 1968. position. BAY GUNAAH] 394 Immigration When someone comes to live in a different country ( Emigrate: To leave a country permanently & go to live in another one) 395 Impart 1) To communicate information to someone 2) To give something a particular feeling. the company has been at the forefront of computer development.379 Homicide 380 Horrendous 381 Horticulture 382 Hotline [ IN FORMAL US] (An act of) murder Extremely unpleasant or bad. SHIDDAT] To show that someone is involved in a crime or partly responsible for something bad that has happened [Have they any evidence to implicate him in the robbery?] When you seem to suggest something without saying it directly 2) The effect that an action or decision will have on something else in the future 1) Confiscate 2) Take legal possession of 3) Shut up (animals) in a pound [QABZA KR LENA. class [The worst of her criticism was reserved for journalists. such as acting in a particular way or making a particular remark. etc. confused or angry about something [1) . RUSWAI] 391 Ilk A particular type. impulse [JOSH. or the money paid if there is such damage or loss [NUQSAAN KI ZAMANAT] 1) Angry because of something which is wrong or not fair 2) Anger at supposed injustice [BARHAM. BAY GUNAAH] 398 Impersonator To intentionally copy another person's characteristics. especially by repeating them often [ SAMJHANA.

TAQVIAT POHONCHANA] Impossible to defeat or prevent from doing what is intended [NAQABIL E TASKHEER] To annoy someone [The negative reply to my complaint really irked me] [TAKLEEF DENA] Said when one bad thing happens.] [LAGANA.411 Inexplicable 412 Infidelity 413 Inflict 414 Infringe 415 Inhibit 416 Innate 417 Inquisition 418 Insight 419 Insolent 420 Instep 421 Instil (Instill) 422 Insurrection 423 Integrity 424 Intelligible 425 Inter alia 426 Intrepid 427 Introspection 428 Inundate 429 Invariably 430 Invigorate 431 Invincible 432 Irk 433 It never rains it pours 434 Jack ass 435 Jeer 436 Jerk -jerky 437 Jilt 438 Juncture 439 Junkie 440 Juvenile 441 Juxtaposition 442 KGB MOHTAT] Unable to be explained or understood [NAAQAABIL E TASHREEH] Unfaithfulness. gradually 2) Put (a liquid) into something in drops [DIL MA BITHANA] 1) Rebellion 2) An organized attempt by a group of ppl to defeat their govt. GARQ KRNA] Always To make someone feel fresher. deep & sometimes sudden understanding of a complicated problem or situation [BASEERAT MUARIFAT] Rude & not showing respect [1) An insolent child/young man 2) An insolent gesture/remark] [GUSTAAKH. DAALNA. which make a bad situation worse A person who behaves foolishly [AHMAQ. DILAIR] Examination & consideration of your own ideas.KUFR] To force someone to experience something very unpleasant [The suffering inflicted on these children was unimaginable. SAAF O SAREEH] Among other things Extremely brave & showing no fear of dangerous situations [a team of intrepid explorers] [NIDARR. SAALMIAT] (Of speech & writing) clear enough to be understood [She was so upset when she spoke that she was hardly intelligible.) into a person's mind etc. & take control of their country. a lover) 2) To finish a romantic relationship with someone suddenly & unkindly [He jilted her for his best friend's sister. etc.] [QURBAT. deride 2) To laugh or shout insults at some1 to show U have no respect for them [The ppl at the back of the hall jeered (at) the speaker] [TANZ. or the part of a shoe or sock which fits around this 1) Introduce (a feeling. idea. esp. usually by violence [armed insurrection] [BAGHAWAT. law.] [HARJAI] 1) Critical convergence of events. healthier & more energetic [We were invigorated by our walk] [TAWANA KRNA. followed by a lot of other bad things.] [KHILAAF WARZI KRNA. adultery [She could not forgive his many infidelities. TODNA] To prevent someone from doing something. SARKASHI] 1) The quality of being honest & having strong moral principles that U refuse to change 2) The quality of being whole & complete [RASSTBAZI. LA’AN TA’AN] Meat that has been cut into long thin strips & dried in the sun 1) Abruptly reject or abandon (esp.] [QABIL E FEHM. GADHA] 1) Scoff derisively. SHOKH] The curved upper part of the foot between the toes & the heel. not one U have learned A period of detailed & unfriendly questioning [The police subjected him to an inquisition that lasted 12 hours] [TEHQIQAAT. or to slow down a process or the growth of something [ROKNA] An innate quality or ability is one that U were born with. etc [They infringed building regulations. AA’ID KRNA] To break a rule. PASS PASS RAKHNA] State security police of the former USSR [Russian abbreviation. TALAASH] (The ability to have) a clear. point of time (at this juncture) 2) Joining-point 3) Joining 4) A particular point in time [MILNE KI JAGA] 1) Someone who cannot stop taking illegal drug 2) Someone who wants to have or do something all the time 1) A youthful 2) Of or for young people 3) Immature [a juvenile sense of humour] [JAWAANI KA. = committee of .] [ILHAAD. SHABAAB KA] To put things which are not similar next to each other [The exhibition juxtaposes Picasso's early drawings with some of his later works. thoughts & feelings [His defeat in the world championship led to a long period of gloomy introspection] [KHUD BEENI] 1) Overwhelm 2) To give someone so much work or so many things that they cannot deal with them all 3) To flood an area with water [KASRAT.

it would have greater leverage. through signs or actions 2) Easily noticed or obvious [ZAHIR KRNA.] 467 Marines A part of a country's military forces which takes part especially in operations on land which begin from the sea 468 Maritime 1) Connected with the sea or seafaring (maritime insurance) 2) Living or found near the sea [Amalfi & Venice were important maritime powers. KAMEENA] 456 Love me. KAAHILI KARNA] 451 Lisp To pronounce 's' & 'z' sounds like 'th' [I was teased a lot at school because I spoke with a lisp.] 447 Languish To exist in an unpleasant or unwanted situation.] 453 Loath. the text is marred by careless errors. love Said to warn someone that if they want to be in a relationship with U. principle or rule for behaviour [USOOL.] [KHARAB KRNA. & takes waste matter. loth Be loath to do sth: to be unwilling to do something [I'm loath to spend it all at once] [GAIR RAZAMAND] {Loathe: To hate some1 or s/t ["Do you like fish?" "No. TUTLA KR BOLNA] 452 Live it up To have an exciting & very enjoyable time with parties. the country's native language has been marginalized.State security] An amount of money that is paid to someone illegally in exchange for secret help or work 444 Kudos The fame & public admiration that a person receives as a result of a particular achievement or position in society [NAIK NAMI.] [ANBAAR. usu. away from body tissue in order to prevent infection 459 Machiavelliani Using clever but often dishonest methods which deceive people so that U can gain sm power or control [AYYARI.] 449 Lineage 1) Ancestry 2) The members of a person's family who are directly related to that person & who lived a long time before him or her [KHANDAAN. DARAKHSHAN] 458 Lump A hard swelling found in or on the body.KAMZOORI] 448 Leverage Power to influence people & get the results you want [If the United Nations had more troops in the area. especially because of illness or injury [She Lymph found a lump in her breast. in business [MASH’HOOR/BADA AADMI] Tycoon A person who has succeeded in business or industry & has become very wealthy & powerful 463 Manifest 1) To show something clearly.] [DAIR LAGANA."] } 454 Logistics 1) Careful organization of a complicated activity so that it happens in a successful & effective way 2) Organization of services & supplies 455 Lousy Very bad [ZALIL. KAHAWAT. DONI] 446 Lambaste To criticize someone or something severely [His first novel was well & truly lambasted by the critics. often for a long time [The ruling party is languishing in third place in the opinion polls] [ZAEEF. LAAGAR] 443 Kickback .] [LUKNAT. used especially for serving soup [BADA CHAMCHA. I loathe it.] [SAAHILI. ZARAR POHONCHANA] 466 Marginalize To treat someone or something as if they are not important [Now that English has taken over as the main language. used to show clothes in the window of a shop 465 Mar To spoil something. MAQOOLA] 471 May day A special radio signal sent from a ship or an aircraft when it needs help 472 Meagre Very small or not enough (also meager) [HAQEER. making it less perfect or less enjoyable [Sadly. NASAB] 450 Linger To take a long time to leave or disappear [The smell from the fire still lingered days later. BEHRI] (road) 469 Mauve (Having) a pale purple colour 470 Maxim A brief statement of a general truth. SHATIRANA] 460 Macho 1) Behaving forcefully or showing no emotion in a way traditionally thought to be typical of a man 2) Aggressively masculine 461 Made up 1) Describes a story or report that has been invented & is untrue 2) Wearing makeup 462 Magnate Wealthy & influential person. good food & drink [He's alive & well & living it up in the Bahamas. WAZEH KRNA] 464 Mannequins A large model of a human being. DHAYLA] A colourless liquid which takes useful substances around the body. they must be my dog willing to accept everything about U 457 Lucid Clearly expressed & easy to understand or (of a person) thinking or speaking clearly [She gave a clear & lucid account of her plans] [ROSHAN. SHOHRAT] 445 Ladle A very big spoon with a long handle & a deep cup-shaped part. such as unwanted bacteria.

AABID] 490 Montage A piece of work produced by combining smaller parts.] [IJTAMA. of something which seems to be far away but does not really exist [NAZAR KA DHOKHA. emperor.people surfing. MAZAK UDANA] 486 Mirage An image. or equivalent [BAADSHAH. AFSURDIGI] 476 Melodrama 1) A story. —v. SULTAN] 489 Monk A member of a group of religious men who do not marry & usually live together in a monastery [ZAHID. raise (a question) for discussion [It's a moot point whether building more roads reduces traffic congestion. ARZI] 499 Nascent 1) In the act of being born 2) Just beginning to be. tiring & given a low social value [NOKER. Melancholy [FAASID. & unwilling or unable to be changed [monolithic state-run organizations] 502 Nerd A person. play. who is boring & not fashionable] . usually in order to amuse people [NAQAL KRNA. especially a man. BEHES TALAB. often without any obvious reason [UDAASI. queen. MARZ] 493 Motel A hotel by the side of a road. SODA] 483 Meticulous 1) Giving great attention to detail 2) Very careful & precise [JUZIYAAT KA KHAYAL RAKHNE WALA] 484 Militia A military force which only operates for some of the time & whose members often have other jobs 485 Mimic To copy the way in which a particular person usually speaks & moves. especially a man.] [RANG BARANGI. TAJIRANA] 482 Merchandise To encourage the sale of goods by advertising them or by making certain that they are noticed [MAAL E TIJARAT.) 496 Multifarious Of many different types [The newspaper report detailed the fraudster's multifarious business activities. or the process of making such a work (The ads feature a montage of images .] 2) Debatable. undecided. but likely to grow larger quickly [a nascent political party] [UBHARTA HUA] 500 Neo 1) New. or film in which the characters show stronger emotions than real people usually do 2) Showing much stronger emotions than are necessary or usual for a situation 477 Menace 1) Threat 2) Dangerous thing or person 3) Something that is likely to cause harm [DHAMKANA. who is unattractive & awkward or socially embarrassing [Geek a person. SHAGIRD] 479 Men's room A toilet for men in a public building such as a hotel or restaurant 480 Mephistophele The Devil s 481 Mercantile Related to trade or business [TIJARTI. ANWA O AQSAAM KA] 497 Multiplex A very large cinema that has a lot of separate cinemas inside it 498 Mundane Very ordinary & therefore not interesting [DUNYAVI. unpleasant or bad [HALKA KRNA] 488 Monarch Sovereign with the title of king.473 Medieval Related to the Middle Ages [QUROON E WUSTA KA. usually with spaces for cars next to each room 494 Mug 1) Someone's face [his ugly mug] 2) An act of attacking someone & stealing their money [He was mugged in broad daylight] 3) A person who is stupid & easily deceived 495 Mull sth over To think carefully about something for a long time (I need a few days to mull things over before I decide if I'm taking the job. especially death [a morbid fascination with death] 2) Of the nature of or indicative of disease 3) colloq. too regular or without interesting differences. not yet mature 3) Only recently formed or started. produced by very hot air. CHATTI SADI SE PANDRAHVI SADI KA] 474 Medley A mixture of different items. empress. DARANA] 478 Menial Describes work that is boring. SARAAB] 487 Mitigate To make something less harmful. playing football & basketball) 491 Moot 1) To suggest something for discussion [The idea was first mooted as long ago as the 1840s. BEHS KRNA] 492 Morbid 1) Too interested in unpleasant subjects. modern 2) New form of [1)neo-fascist 2) neo-Nazi 3) neo-realist cinema] 501 Neolithic Belonging to period when humans used tools & weapons made of stone & had just Monolithic developed farming [The neolithic period is s/t called the new stone age] [PATHAR K DOOR KA] Too large. especially tunes put together to form a longer piece of music [MILANA] 475 Melancholy 1) Sad 2) Sadness which lasts for a long period of time.

not like anything seen before 509 Novice A person who is not experienced in a job or situation [NO AAMOOZ] 510 Nut Foolish. BAWAJOOD K] 1) A long printed story about imaginary characters & events 2) New & original. which gives the news of someone's death & details about their life [MOAT KI ITTALA YA AYLAAN] 512 Oblivion The state of being unconscious [BHOOL. or the plant itself 519 Ombudsman Someone who works for a government or large organization & deals with the complaints made against it 520 Omen Something that is considered to be a sign of how a future event’ll take place [Many ppl believe that a broken mirror is an omen of bad luck] [FAAL NIKALNA. job. confidence of style or manner 534 Panorama A view of a wide area [WASEE MANZAR] . they are not the type of thing or person that U like (Thanks for inviting me. opposite meanings 532 Pan Including or relating to all the places or people in a particular group 533 Panacea 1) Something that will solve all problems 2) Universal remedy [AKSEER E AZAM.] [AAGAAZ] 530 Overrun 1) If unwanted ppl or things overrun. especially not intentionally If something or someone is not your cup of tea. but ballet aren’t really my cup of tea) Belief or idea [RAYE.503 Nibble 504 Nod of 505 Not be somebody's cup of tea 506 Notion 507 Notwithstandi ng 508 Novel To bite something gently & repeatedly [1) Have you got some peanuts for us to nibble while the party warms up? 2) Jenny's hamster's nibbled a hole in the sofa. SHAGOON LENA] 521 Opine To state something as an opinion [Power grows from the barrel of a gun. 2) To continue beyond an intended limit [LOOTMAR KRNA. NAZRIA] 1) Despite the fact or thing mentioned 2) In spite of. they fill a place quickly & in large no. GAIR WAZEH] 516 Obtrusive Too noticeable [ZABARDASTI DAKHAL DENA] 517 Odyssey A long exciting journey [1) The film follows one man's odyssey to find the mother from whom he was separated at birth 2) A spiritual odyssey ] [RIZMIA NAZM] 518 Okra ( Gumbo) The small green pods from a tropical plant eaten as a vegetable or used to thicken soups & other dishes. BARBAAD KRNA] 531 Oxymoron Two words used together which have. without prevention by.] [KHARCH] 528 Outreach When an organization brings medical or similar services to people at home or to where they spend time 529 Outset The beginning [I told him at/from the outset I wasn't interested. MAKHROOH] 514 Obscurantism Opposition to knowledge & enlightenment [QADAMAT PASANDI] 515 Obscure 1) Not known to many people 2) Unclear & difficult to understand or see [TAREEK. ANDHERA. especially as a first investment in something [We outlaid thousands of dollars on computers. original & very confident way of doing things that makes people admire you 2) Assertive flamboyance.] [KUTARNA] To begin sleeping.] [IZHAR E RAI KRNA] 522 Orchard An area of land where fruit trees (not citrus trees) are grown [BAAGHECHA] ( Oasis A place in a desert where there is water & therefore plants & sometimes a village or town) 523 Ordeal A very unpleasant & painful or difficult experience [The hostages' ordeal came to an end when soldiers stormed the building. professed [Their ostensible goal was 2 clean up govt corruption] [ZAHIR NUMAISHI] 525 Oust To force someone to leave a position of power. Nevertheless [TAAHAM. FARAMOSH. opined Mao Tse-Tung. CHEEN LENA] 526 Outlaw 1) Fugitive from the law 2) Person deprived of the protection of the law 3) Make illegal. GUMNAMI] 513 Obnoxious 1) Very unpleasant or rude 2) Offensive 3) Objectionable [QAABIL E AYTARAZ. —adv. or seem to have. stupid or strange [What kind of nut would leave a car on a railway track?] 511 Obituary A report. Panache HER MARZ KI DAWA] 1) A stylish. especially in a newspaper. place or competition [The champions were defeated by Arsenal & ousted from the League Cup.] [HATA DENA.] 524 Ostensible 1) Appearing or claiming to b 1 thing when it is really something else 2) Concealing the real. proscribe [QANUNI HAQ SE MEHROOM KARNA] 527 Outlay 1) Expenditure 2) An amount of money spent for a particular purpose.

KHUSHNUMA] 556 Plethora 1) Over-abundance 2) A very large amount of something.Vista 1) A view. of ppl 2) A serious & growing problem [The report states that vandalism is a pestilence. MANGNI KARNA] 558 Plodding To work slowly & continuously. ZUBANI WAADA] 541 Parse To separate a sentence into grammatical parts. especially a serious.] 560 Poise Calm confidence in a person's way of behaving. [plight one's troth] [ZAMANAT DENA. 2) Woman's or girl's undergarment hanging from the waist or shoulders 552 Pin down To stop someone from escaping by surrounding them & shooting at them if they try to escape 553 Piss somebody To annoy someone { Piss of (GO) to leave or go away. want or can deal with [IFRAAT E KHOON] 557 Plight 1) An unpleasant condition. Feminine. ASNAAM PARASTI] 536 Parable A short simple story which teaches or explains an idea. such as subject. opinions & needs [We need to take a pluralistic approach to education. or political beliefs or to annoy someone by refusing to leave them alone [E’ZA DENA] B) To officially accuse someone of committing a crime in a court of law or (of a lawyer) to try to prove that a person accused is guilty of that crime [MUQADMA] 548 Perturb 1) Disturb mentally 2) Agitate [PARESHAN/TANG KRNA] 549 Pestilence 1) Any very serious infectious disease that spreads quickly & kills large no. they change to a substance like stone over a long period of time 551 Petticoat 1) (attrib. especially so that they are unable to move or speak 2) If dead things petrify. or the belief that God exists in & is the same as all things. with different beliefs. or a photograph taken .) often derog. especially a larger amount than you need. TARKEEB MALOOM KRNA] 542 Pass the buck To blame someone or make them responsible for a problem that you should deal with [She's always trying to pass the buck & I'm sick of it!] 543 Passé No longer fashionable [UTRA HUA HUSN] 544 Paucity A lack of something [There is a paucity of information on the ingredients of many cosmetics. HAMA OOST.] [IQRAR.] [KAMEE. MISAAL] 537 Paramount 1) More important than anything else 2) Supreme. especially a splendid view from a high position 2) A possible future action or event that you can imagine 535 Pantheism 1) Worship that admits or tolerates all gods 2) Belief in many or all gods. but without imagination. animals & people within the universe [WAHDATUL WAJOOD. etc [TAJZIA KRNA. even if he isn’t [a plausible salesman] [MA’QOOL. with the agreement that they will behave well [He's been released on parole. QILLAT] 545 Pecuniary Relating to money [MAALI] 546 Perpetuate To cause something to continue [Increasing the supply of weapons will only perpetuate the violence & anarchy. verb. or a quality of grace & balance in the way a person holds or moves their body [WAZAN KARNA] 561 Poke To push a finger or other pointed object quickly into someone or something [CHABHONA] 562 Polaroid A camera that takes a picture & prints it after a few seconds. BADA] 538 Paranoia 1) Mental disorder with delusions of persecution & self-importance 2) Abnormal suspicion & mistrust [KHALAL DAMAAG] 539 Paraphernalia All the objects needed for or connected with a particular activity [ZATI SAAZ O SAMAN] 540 Parole When a prisoner is released before their period in prison is finished.] [JARI RAKHNA] 547 Persecution A A) To treat someone unfairly or cruelly over a long period of time b/c of their race. especially a moral or religious idea [TAMSEEL.] [WABAI MARZ] 550 Petrify To frighten someone greatly. sad or difficult one 2) Pledge 3) Engage (oneself) in marriage. used especially as a rude of way of telling someone to go away} 554 Placate To stop someone from feeling angry [outraged minority groups will not be placated by promises of future improvements] [MUTMA’IN KRNA. most important 3) In supreme authority [ AALA. Prosecution B religion. TASSALI DENA] 555 Plausible 1) Seeming likely to be true or believed [a plausible excuse] 2) 1 who appears to be honest & truthful. enthusiasm or interest 559 Pluralistic Including or considering many different types of people.

KHATIR] 578 Profane 1) Showing a lack of respect for a god or a religion.] [JALD BAZI KRNA] 570 Predisposition The state of being likely to behave in a particular way or to suffer from a particular disease [RAGBAT. matter [TAMHEED. UZAR] 577 Pro 1) Supporting or approving of something [pro-American] 2) A person who plays sport as a job rather than as a hobby [a tennis pro] [LIAY. animal or plant [His numerous progeny are scattered all over the country] [OLAAD] 582 Prolific 1) Producing a great no. DEEBAACHA. TASSANNO] 576 Pretext A pretended reason for doing something that is used to hide the real reason [HULIA. NISHANI HONA] 565 Pound To hit or beat repeatedly with a lot of force.] [MUQADMA K TOR PE PESH KRNA] Previous case etc. but now a far wider range of people do it. NAMUNA] 572 Preoccupy To be the main thought in someone's mind. MUQADIMA] 568 Precarious 1) Uncertain. reason. causing other things to be forgotten [MAH’VE KHAYAL HONA] 573 Preposterous 1) Utterly absurd. or amount of s/t 2) Producing many offspring or much output [He was probably the most prolific songwriter of his generation] [ZARKHAIZ. especially in matters of art & literature [a pretentious art critic] [RIAKARI. story or poem begins 584 Prologue 2 A series of events related to the main event & which happen before it [A series of internal struggles was the prologue to full-scale civil war] [TA’AARUFI TAQREER] 585 Prone 1) Tending to suffer from an illness or show a particular negative characteristic 2) Lying on the front with the face down [OONDHA] 586 Propriety Correct moral behaviour or actions [She was careful always to behave with propriety] [MUNASIBAT.with this type of camera (also Lie detector) A piece of equipment used to try to discover if someone is telling lies 564 Portend To be a sign that something bad is likely to happen in the future [SHAGOON. blasphemous 3) (Of language) Obscene [BAYHURMATI] 579 Profess To claim something. often giving information about events that have happened before the time when the play. KHILAAF E FITRAT. DAWA KRNA] 580 Professed 1) Self-acknowledged (professed Christian) 2) Alleged. or sense 3) Very foolish or ridiculous [ULTA. ostensible 3) Describes a belief which someone has made known 581 Progeny The young or offspring of a person. BAY HOODA] 574 Prerogative Right or privilege exclusive to an individual or class [Skiing used to be the prerogative of the rich. sometimes in a way which is not sincere [AYLAAN. outrageous 2) Contrary to nature.MEELAAN. dependent on chance 2) Perilous 3) In a dangerous state because not safe or firmly fixed 4) A precarious situation is likely to get worse [GAIR MU’AYYAN] 569 Precipitate To make something happen suddenly or sooner than expected [An invasion would certainly precipitate a political crisis. taken as a guide for subsequent cases or as a justification [Politicians fear that concession would set a dangerous precedent. SAMARDAR] 583 Prologue 1 A part that comes at the beginning of a play. or to crush something by hitting it repeatedly [MARNA. BAHANA. TAWAJJOH] 571 Premise An idea or theory on which a statement or action is based [They had started with Precedent the premise that all men are created equal.] [IKHTIAR. story or long poem. AMALI MAZAK] 567 Preamble 1) Preliminary statement 2) An intro to a speech or piece of writing or statute/deed 3) Talk/activity not connected with most imp. ISTEHQAQ] 575 Pretentious Trying to appear or sound more important or clever than you are. ZARB LAGANA] 566 Prank A trick that is intended to be amusing but not to cause harm or damage [SHARARAT.] [MISAAL. AYTARAAF. often through language 2) Irreverent. MAAQOOLIAT] 587 Proselytize To try to persuade someone to change their religious or political beliefs or their way of living to your own [TABDEELI E MAZHAB KA AMAL] 588 Protégé A young person who is helped & taught by an older & usually famous person [ZER E TARBIAT SHAKS] 589 Protocol The system of rules & acceptable behaviour used at official ceremonies & occasions 563 Polygraph .

worse. who has prejudiced (= unfair & unreasonable) ideas & belief 616 Regress 1) Move backwards. ASLI] 604 Rampant (Of something bad) getting worse quickly & in an uncontrolled way [He said that he had encountered rampant prejudice in his attempts to get a job.] [CHORNA. especially energy [MIQDAR.] [KHAD KHADANA] 609 Ravage To cause great damage to something [The area has been ravaged by drought/floods/war. the thing described [The school uniform is quasi-military in style.] [HOSHIYAR. quote 'just good friends' unquote) 602 Radiance 1) Emitting rays of light 2) (Of eyes or looks) beaming with joy.] [BUGZ.] [ZAAHIRI TOR PER] 601 Quote Said to show that U are repeating someone else's words.] [NAZDEEKI. especially if U do not agree unquote with them (She says they're.] [SHIDDAT SE] 605 Rancor A feeling of hate & continuing anger about something in the past [They cheated me. TAADAD. such as desert or flooded areas. careful 2) Cautious. predatory [ Her rapacious appetite for fame] [LUTERA] 608 Rattle 1) To (cause to) make a noise like a series of knocks 2) To worry someone or make someone nervous [The creaking upstairs was starting to rattle me. SANGDIL] 618 Relics 1) Object that is interesting because of its age or association 2) Part of a dead holy person's body or belongings kept as an object of reverence 3) Surviving custom or belief etc. ADAWAT] 606 Ransack To search a place or container in a violent & careless way [CHAAN MARNA] 607 Rapacious 1) Strong desire to take things for yourself. usually using unfair methods or force 2) Grasping. hope.] [HAWALAAT MA RAKHNA] . or love 3) (of beauty) Splendid or dazzling [TAABINDA. but I feel no rancour towards/against them. thrift [DUR ANDESHI. PALAT JANA] 617 Relentless Continuing in a severe or extreme way [ BAY REHM. NOOR AFSHAN] 603 Radical 1) Belief that there should be great or extreme social or political change 2) Relating to the most imp. with the police in pursuit. BAY EHTIAT] 612 Reckon 1) To think or believe 2) To calculate an amount [HISAAB LAGANA] 613 Reclamation 1) To take back something that was yours [BAAZIABI] 2) To make land. parts of something or some1. YAADGAR. LOOTNA] 610 Rebuke To speak angrily to someone because you disapprove of what they have said or done [I was rebuked by my manager for being late] [SARZANISH. state 2) Psychol. MULAMAT] 611 Reckless Doing something dangerous & not caring about the risks & the possible results [BAY PARWAH. complete or extreme [BUNYAADI. (cause to) return mentally to a former stage of life [WAAPSI. KHANDARR] 619 Relinquish 1) To give up s/t such as a responsibility or claim 2) To unwillingly stop holding or keeping s/t [She relinquished her hold/grip on the steering wheel. KIFAYAT SHIYARI] The state of being near in space or time [The best thing about the location of the house is its proximity to the town centre. MOHTAT./DAIR KRNA] 1) Protective care of God or nature 2) (Providence) God in this aspect 3) Foresight. TALAASH] 599 Quantum The smallest amount or unit of something. but not completely. return to a former. DANA] To vomit [QAY KRNA] To succeed in doing something difficult or unexpected (The central bank has pulled off one of the biggest financial rescues of recent years) The last part of a story or a joke which explains the meaning of what has happened previously or makes it amusing 1) A young man who fights & is involved in criminal activities (SYN hooligan ruffian) When you follow someone or something to try to catch them [The robbers fled the scene of the crime. HUJM] 600 Quasi 1) Seemingly. politic [It's always prudent to read a contract properly before signing it. from a past age 4) Memento or souvenir 5) (in pl.590 Protracted 591 Providence 592 Proximity 593 Prudent 594 Puke 595 Pull of 596 Punch line 597 Punk 598 Pursuit Lasting for a long time or made to last longer [TAVEEL. extortionate. not really 2) Used to show that something is almost. suitable for farming or building [ISLAAH] 614 Redeem 1) To get something back 2) To fulfill a promise or pay back a debt [CHURANA.] [PAAMAAL KRNA. especially one living in the countryside in the southern US.] [TA’AQQUB. TARK KRNA] 620 Remand To send someone accused of committing a crime away from court until their trial begins [He was remanded on theft charges. esp. AZAD KRANA] 615 Redneck A poor white person without education.) What has survived [NISHAAN. QURB] 1) Avoiding risks & uncertainties.

good or reasonable [CHOR DENA. us knowing. etc. MA’QOOL] 653 Savvy 1) Practical knowledge & ability 2) Knowingness. by to) Thing that brings disgrace or discredit [SARZANISH KRNA] 628 Reprove To tell someone that U disapprove of their wrong or foolish behaviour [MULAMAT KRNA. or heat) be returned. often in a destructive way 2) Dishonest. to be expressed 2) To control what people do. etc. especially by using force [ROKNA.621 Reminiscent Making U remember a particular person. revise. especially feelings. unprincipled person 3) Mischievous person [BADMAASH] 644 Roll out To make a new product. group to a new one [ TARIK E DEEN. TANBEEH KRNA] 629 Repudiate To refuse to accept something or someone as true. [GOONJNA] 640 Revisit Visit again 641 Rhetoric 1) Art of effective or persuasive speaking or writing 2) Language designed to persuade or impress (esp. service or system available for the first time [The government plans to roll out a series of tax cuts over the next few years] 645 Rowdy Noisy & possibly violent [PURSHORE. national.) Produce a continuing effect. causing a feeling of disgust [MUKHALIF. wild animals. or reflected repeatedly 2) (of an event etc. TEZ FEHMI] 654 Scale To make something smaller than it was or smaller than it was planned to be [Shortage back/down of money forced them to scale down the project. SAZA] 638 Revamp 1) Renovate. it causes that law no longer to have any legal force [MANSOOKH KRNA] 626 Repress 1) To not allow something. shock. echoed. wise [JAAN’NA.] 651 Sagacity Having or showing understanding & the ability to make good judgments. MUTAZAAD] 631 Repulsive Extremely unpleasant or unacceptable [NAFRAT ANGAIZ] 632 Resilient Able to quickly return to a previous good condition (She's a resilient girl . DHEELA] 623 Remorse A strong feeling of guilt & regret about something you have done [After the argument. wise [a sagacious person/comment/choice] [TEZ FEHMI. JHAGRALU] 646 Ruminate To think carefully & for a long period about something [SOCH BICHAR KRNA] 647 Sacred AMANAT trust/deposi t 648 Sacrilege 1) Violation of what is regarded as sacred 2) Treating something holy or important without respect [BAYHURMATI KRNA] 649 Safari An organized journey to look at.] [PAYMAANAY MA TAKHFEEF KRNA] . understanding. MUNKAR] 625 Repeal If a government repeals a law. improve 2) Patch up 3) To change or arrange something again.she won't be unhappy for long) [LACHACKDAR. religious. light.] [NIDAMAT] 624 Renegade A person who has changed their feelings of support & duty from one political. TALAQ DENA] 630 Repugnant 1) Extremely distasteful 2) Contradictory 3) Unpleasant.] [DANA. she was filled with remorse. especially in Africa 650 Saga 1) A long complicated series of related usually negative events [It was just another episode in an ongoing saga of marriage problems. UBHERNE KI QUWWAT] 633 Respite A pause or rest from something difficult or unpleasant [MOHLAT. in order to improve it 639 Reverberate 1) (Of sound. DABANA] 627 Reproach 1) Express disapproval to (a person or oneself) for a fault 2) Rebuke or censure 3) (often foll. event or thing [ YAAD DILANE WALA] 622 Remiss Careless & not doing a duty well enough [KAHIL. or sometimes hunt. seen as overblown & meaningless) [FAN E KHITABAT. FARASAT] 652 Sane Having a healthy mind & not mentally ill or showing good judgment & understanding (SANITY) [It was a sane decision & one we all respected. WAQFA] 634 Rest Used to tell someone not to worry & that U are in control of the situation assured/rest easy 635 Resurgence Rising or arising again [PHIR SE ZINDA HONA] 636 Retreat 1) Place of shelter or seclusion 2) A private & safe place a country/mountain/lakeside (residence) retreat 637 Retribution Deserved & severe punishment [BADLA. FASAHAT O BALAGAT] 642 Roger Used in radio communications to mean that a message has been received & understood 643 Rogue 1) Behaving in ways that are not expected or not normal.

Finland or the Faroe Islands 656 Scapegoat A person who is blamed for something that someone else has done [The captain was made a scapegoat for the team's failure. contempt. sugar) from a perforated container 4) Examine 5) Fall as if from a sieve [CHAAN’NA] 675 Silhouette A dark shape seen against a light background 676 Sinister Making you feel that something bad or evil might happen [The ruined house had a sinister appearance] [MANHOOS. lazy person [SUST AADMI] 684 Slumber Sleep 685 Sly 1) Cunning. at the departure of a person.] [NUQTA CHEENI KRNA] 682 Sleuth Detective. CHIDANA] 661 Scorch 1) To (cause to) change colour with dry heat. without studying it in detail 679 Skirmish Fight between a small no. or to burn slightly 2) Very hot [JHULASNA] 662 Scorn 1) A very great lack of respect for someone or something that you think is stupid or worthless 2) Disdain. NOK JHOK) 680 Slander A false spoken statement about someone which damages their reputation. doubt 674 Sift 1) Put through a sieve 2) Separate (finer or coarser parts) from material 3) Sprinkle (esp. [A bit of sleuthing from our investigative reporter uncovered some interesting information on Mr. to twist or distort [The company's results for this year are skewed b/c not all our customers have paid their bills] [TIRCHA.] [MALNA. CHUPA HUA] 686 Smear 1) Defame 2) To spread a liquid or a thick substance over a surface [The children had smeared peanut butter all over the sofa. resulting in an advantage [Shrewd politicians avoid offending the electorate unnecessarily] [CHALAAK] 672 Shroud To hide something by covering or surrounding it [PARDA DALNA.] [BHEENT KA BAKRA] 657 Schism A division into two groups caused by a disagreement about ideas. especially in a religious organization [TAFARQA. to write or say that something is very bad [Her last book was slated by the critics. BAD DIANAT] 677 Skew To cause something to be not straight or exact. investigate crime etc.] [KHOOJI] 683 Slug A slow-moving. often also Iceland. of soldiers which is usually short & which happens away from the main area of fighting in a war 2) A short argument (MUDBHEED. derision [HAQARAT.] [RUKHSAT KRNA] 668 Set To trick someone in order to make them do something. or in order to make them seem somebody guilty of something that they have not done up 669 Shove To push someone or something forcefully 670 Showed up To arrive somewhere in order to join a group of people. —v. Parkinson.655 Scandinavia (a person) Coming from Sweden. FUZLA. Norway or Denmark. but half of them never showed up] 671 Shrewd Clear understanding & good judgment of a situation. especially late or unexpectedly [We were expecting thirty people to come. etc. start of a project. DAAG] 687 Smite [smote. TILCHAT] 665 Seamstress A woman whose job is sewing & making clothes [DARZAN] 666 Sedition Language or behaviour that is intended to persuade other people to oppose their government [BAGHAWAT/SARKASHI] 667 Send of Party etc. wily 2) Secretive 3) Knowing. LAGANA. PHOOT] 658 Schmuck A stupid or foolish person [Her husband is such a schmuck!] 659 Scintillating Interesting. NAFRAT] 663 Screw up When bad experiences or people screw you up. insinuating 4) Deceiving people in a clever way in order to get what you want [CHAALAAK. or the making of such a statement [BOHTAAN] 681 Slate To attack by criticizing. exciting & clever [1) scintillating wit/repartee/conversation 2) A scintillating personality/speech] [CHAMAKNA] 660 Scof 1) Laugh & speak about a person or idea in a way which shows that you think they are stupid or ridiculous 2) To eat something quickly & eagerly [TANZ. crafty. they make you anxious & unhappy or they damage your personality [It really screwed him up when he saw his friend get killed] 664 Scum A very bad or immoral person or group of people [JHAAG. ADHA] 678 Skim To read or consider something quickly in order to understand the main points. KAFAN PEHNANA] 673 Shrug 1) To raise your shoulders & then lower them in order to express a lack of knowledge or interest 2) Slightly & momentarily raise (the shoulders) to express indifference. smitten ] to hit someone forcefully or to have a sudden powerful or . [We'll have to give her a good send-off when she leaves the office.

too serious & avoids enjoying themselves [My dad's a mud real stick-in-the-mud. generous person who does not complain about things they are asked to do or about games that they lose 711 Spunk 1) Bravery & determination 2) A sexually attractive man [JOSH.destructive effect on someone [MARNA. IKHTALAAF] 722 Stringent 1) Having a very severe effect. SAZA DENA] Having suddenly started to like or love something or someone very much [He was so smitten by her that he promised to move to Argentina to be near her] 689 Smudge A mark with no particular shape that is caused. especially a teacher. to grow or start suddenly [His death spawned countless films & books. struggle [Twenty years of civil strife have left the country's economy in ruins. DHOKHA] 710 Sport 1) To wear or be decorated with something 2) A pleasant. usually accidentally. TABQA] 720 Strictly Being completely accurate speaking 721 Strife 1) Violent or angry disagreement 2) Conflict. by rubbing something such as ink or a dirty finger across a surface 690 Sneak 1 1) To go somewhere secretly.] 706 Spew If something spews liquid or gas or liquid or gas spews from something. GUSSA] 712 Spur To encourage an activity or development or make it happen faster [MEHMEIZ] 713 Stand out To be very noticeable 714 Statesman An experienced politician. TASSALLI] 698 Solicit To ask someone for money. especially blood. leaving no 688 Smitten . precise. organization or set of beliefs or opinions 2) To stop something happening. a vertical handle. or to stop liquid. especially one who is respected for making good judgments [MUDABBIR] 715 Statute A law which has been formally approved & written down [AAEEN. area & size of things [FAZAI.Someone who is old-fashioned. from flowing out [PUKHTA] 717 Stick-in-the.] 718 Strangle 1) To kill someone by pressing their throat so that they cannot breathe 2) To stop something from developing [The org. or many new things. top which turns round & round on the point [LATTU] 708 Spire A tall pointed structure on top of a building. DOST] 697 Solace Help & comfort when U are feeling sad or worried [DILJOI. swindle [They did a spoof on/of the Nine O’clock News. that someone else has done something bad. was strangled by excessive bureaucracy] [TETUA DABANA] 719 Stratum One of the parts or layers into which something is separated plural STRATA [PARAT. positive. on the buttocks as punishment 702 Sparingly 1) Frugal 2) Economical 3) Restrained [BACHATAY HUAY. MAKANI] 705 Spawn 1) A young animal or child 2) To cause something new.] [ULLU BANA.] [JHAGRA. often in order to cause trouble [CHUGLI KHANA] 692 Sneakers A type of light comfortable shoe that is suitable for playing sports 693 Snort To make an explosive sound by forcing air quickly up or down the nose ["And you call that a first class service?" snorted one indignant customer. esp. especially on top of a church tower [MEENAR] 709 Spoof 1) Parody 2) Hoax.] [DARKHUAST KRNA] 699 Solicitor A type of lawyer in Britain & Australia who is trained to prepare cases & give advice on legal subjects & can represent people in lower courts 700 Sorority A social organization for female students at some US colleges 701 Spank Slap. or being extremely limiting 2) Strict. it flows out in large amounts [Paper came spewing from the computer printer] 2) To vomit [UGALNA] 707 Spinning A toy with rounded sides.] [NATHNEY PHELANA] 694 Snub To insult someone by not giving them any attention or treating them as if they are not important [DAANT PILANA] 695 So be it Expression of acceptance or resignation 696 Sociable Describes someone who likes to meet & spend time with other people [MIL’ANSAAR. information or help [It is illegal for public officials to solicit gifts or money in exchange for favors. EHTIYAAT SE] 703 Spasm Sudden uncontrollable tightening of a muscle [MAROOR] 704 Spatial Relating to the position. a flattened top. & a point at the bottom. KHAAS QANOON] 716 Staunch 1) Always loyal in supporting a person. or to take someone or something somewhere secretly 2) slang Steal unobserved [KHISAK JANA] 691 Sneak 2 To secretly tell someone in authority.

BARBAD KRNA] 728 Succumb 1) To lose the determination to oppose something. but still having an influence on it 2) Below the threshold of sensation or consciousness [TAH’TASH’SHA’OOR] 725 Subsist 1) (Often foll. by on) keep oneself alive. beautiful or enjoyable [BULAND.] [AKADD KER CHALNA] 733 Synthesis The mixing of diff. caring or sympathetic 2) (of part of the body) Painful.] d sth/sb 749 Too good to So good that it is hard to believe. exist [The prisoners were subsisting on a diet of bread & water] [WAJOOD RAKHNA] 726 Substantiat 1) To show something to be true. TAKHLEEF DENA] 751 Totalitarian Of or being a political system in which those in power have complete control & do not allow people freely to oppose them 752 Trance 1) A temp. ecstasy [BAY 723 Sublime 724 Subliminal . ideas. take notice of. accept 2) To understand or accept an idea or a piece of board information 736 Take to If you take someone or something to be something. BARTAR] 1) Not recognized or understood by the conscious mind. Become involved (esp. QAEDAY MA SAKHT] Extremely good. be/take for you accept or believe that they are that thing [I'm not going to forge his signature for you! What do you take me for? (= You should not believe I could do a thing like that. HISSA] 746 Thwart To stop something from happening or someone from doing something [ MUZAHMAT KRNA. usually something bad [HUMPALLA. which is used for making many copies of a shape or to help cut material accurately [SAANCHA] 744 Tender 1) Gentle. problem or person [Guy keeps tiptoeing round round/aroun the problem. [ILTAJA.loophole for discretion [SHADEED. or a small item of pleasant-tasting food [Our (tidbit) guide gave us some interesting titbits about the history of the castle. MANNAT] 731 Suzerainty 1) Feudal overlord 2) (archaiac ) Sovereign or State partially controlling another State that is internally autonomous. PHASANA] 740 Tantalize To excite or attract someone by an offer or a suggestion of something which is. or if you take them for something.] [AZAAB.) or become entwined in a confused mass. influences or things to make a whole which is different or new [He describes his latest record as 'a synthesis of African & Latin rhythms'. DAB JANA] 729 Suffice To be enough [ KAFI HONA] 730 Supplicant A person who asks a god or some1 who is in a position of power for something in an anxious way that shows that they do not think of themselves as very imp. instead of confronting it. to several people) [NASEEB. mental condition in which some1 is not completely aware of &/or not in control of themselves & of what is happening to them 2) Rapture. sore or uncomfortable when touched 3) Young 4) To give or offer something [DENA] 745 The Dole The money that the government gives to people who are unemployed (dole sth out to give something. MUSAAVI] 742 Tax The amount of income on which U do not have to pay tax allowance 743 Template A pattern made of metal. plastic or paper. [1) They swaggered into the room 2) A group of young men swaggered about outside the bar. in conflict) with [ULJHANA. entangle 2) (foll. HAQEEQI SABIT KARNA] 727 Subvert To try to destroy or weaken something. [MEHDOOD HUKUMRANI] 732 Swagger Walk or behave arrogantly. or seeming very good but not real [Her new job be true sounds too good to be true] 750 Torment 1) Severe physical or mental suffering 2) Cause of this [The tax forms were an annual torment to him. SAD E RAAH BAN’NA] 747 Tidbits A small piece of interesting information.] [AAMAYZISH] 734 Taboo Ritual isolation of a person or thing as sacred or accursed 735 Take sth on 1) Consider. be kept alive 2) Remain in being. to accept defeat 2) To die or suffer badly from an illness [MAGLOOB HONA.] [ULAT DENA.-> suzerainty n. usually money. especially an established political system [The rebel army is attempting to subvert the government.)] 737 Talmud 1) The collection of ancient Jewish laws & tradition for religious & social matters 2) Body of Jewish civil & ceremonial law & legend [FIQAH E YAHOOD] 738 Tan When your skin is brown from being in the sun 739 Tangled 1) Intertwines (threads or hairs etc. unlikely to happen [LALLCHANA] 741 Tantamount Being almost the same or having the same effect as. by with) colloq. in fact. or to support a claim with facts (substantive e important.] 748 Tiptoe To avoid dealing with a difficult subject. serious or related to real facts) [PEDA KRNA.

especially by the government. esp. by with) Thrilling. used to fasten clothes 777 Vengeance (Vendetta) The punishing of someone for harming U or your friends or family. or expressed in a clear & certain way [SAAF. vied. EZA] 755 Tribunal A special court or group of people who are officially chosen. or the desire for such punishment to happen [INTIQAAM. of a disorderly crowd 2) Angry demonstration by a mob. vying) [Six candidates are currently vying for the nomination. DU BADU] 784 Vogue 1) Prevailing fashion 2) Popular use (had a great vogue) [TOR TARIKA. especially by removing the end of it [Television coverage of the match was truncated by a technical fault. etc. under a carpet) 766 Undermine To make someone less confident. money. opinions or emotions in words [ALFAAZ MA BAYAN KRNA] 779 Vested If power or authority is vested in someone or something. WAJD] Lack of loyalty to your country. SAKHT] 776 Velcro Material that consists of two pieces of cloth that stick together. thing so laid (esp. etc. TAZEERI] 783 Vis-à-vis 1) In relation to [I've got to speak to James Lewis vis-à-vis the arrangements for Thursday] 2) In comparison with [AAMNAY SAAMNAY. SHORISH] 760 Turn key (Of a piece of equipment) ready for immediate use by the person who is buying or renting it [More & more manufacturers are offering to tailor-make a turnkey system] 761 Twitter (of a bird) To make a series of short high sounds [CHU CHU KRNA] 762 Unabated Without weakening in strength or force [The fighting continued unabated throughout the night] [BILA TAKHFEEF] 763 Unbridle 1) Not controlled or limited 2) Remove a bridle. one's tongue. the person or team considered to be the weakest & the least likely to win 2) A person or group of people with less power. (Past & past part. TABAH KRNA] 767 Underpinnin To give support.KHUDI. especially by helping its enemies or attempting to defeat its government [MULK SE GADDARI] 754 Tribulation 1) A problem or difficulty 2) Affliction [MUSIBAT. less powerful or less likely to succeed.) [1) Unbridled insolence 2) Unbridled ambition/lust] [BAY LAGAAM KRNA] 764 Underdog 1) In a competition. uncontrollable & usually destructive force [RASSI YA ZANJEER KHOLNA] 771 Unnerve To make someone feel less confident & slightly frightened [HIMMAT PAST KR DENA] 772 Upheaval Violent or sudden change or disruption [Yesterday's coup brought further upheaval to a country already struggling with famine] [INQALAAB E AZEEM] 773 Valor Great bravery [He was promoted to the rank of major in recognition of his valour during the battle. riot 3) Conflict of emotions in the mind [The financial mkts are in tumult] [HUNGAMA. to examine (legal) problems of a particular type [KHUSUSI ADALAT] 756 Trivia Unimportant details or information [ADNA] 757 Truncate To make something shorter or briefer.MUQABLA KRNA] 782 Vindicate 1) Vengeful 2) Having or showing a desire to harm someone because you think that they have harmed you. often gradually [JAD KAATNA. than the rest of society 765 Underlay 1) Lay something under (a thing) to support or raise it. unwilling to forgive [ INTIQAMI. SAREEH] 770 Unleash To release suddenly a strong. from (a horse. lively 3) (of sound) Resonant 4) (of colours) Bright & striking [This area will develop into a vibrant commercial centre] [JHOOMTA HUA] 781 Vie To compete with other people to achieve or obtain something (vies. BADLA] 778 Verbalize To express ideas. -laid) —n.] [TA’RAASH’NA. DHANG] 753 Treason . constraints. or if they are vested with power or authority. strength or a basic structure to something g 768 Underscore To emphasize 769 Unequivocal Total.] [SHUJA’AT.] [HAMSARI KRNA. CHAANT’NA] 758 Trunk call Long-distance telephone call 759 Tumult 1) Uproar or din.. BAHADURI] 774 Varsity Describes sports teams at schools or colleges which are at the most skilled level of play [He was a member of the varsity baseball team] 2) {chiefly British informal} University [JAMIA] 775 Vehemently In a strong & emotional way [SHADEED. it is officially given to them [Control has been vested in local authorities] 780 Vibrant 1) Vibrating 2) (often foll. etc. or to make something weaker.

lloq. So don’t completely rely on just one meaning. so as to please your mind with your achievement & it’ll indicate lessening of burden Some words in the list contain unconventional meaning of the word (E. Adj. listening or watching things. reading. PEECHAY HATNA] 790 Withhold To refuse to give something or to keep back something [ROKNA. blue. & which now works to help the development of Israel [SAIHONIAT] 797 Zombie 1) Co.] 2) A person from the United States of America [JHATKA] 795 Zenith 1) Point of the heavens directly above an observer 2) Highest point (of power or prosperity etc) 3) The best or most successful point or time [NUQTA E UROOJ] 796 Zionism A political movement which had as its original aim the creation of a country for Jewish people. BAAZ RAKHNA] 791 Withholding Money taken from a person's income & paid directly to the government by their tax employer 792 Wizard Someone who is an expert at something or who has great ability in a particular subject 793 Woe 1) Affliction.) Calamities. etc). as I also feel that some words are related to particular readership or listener ship Just go through the words when you are free and try to retain some new words each time Highlight the words that you’ve read and memorized on the hard copy.785 Wannabe 1) A person who is trying to achieve success or fame. trivial or unworthy of memorizing. it is easily and fairly readable and legible) You may delete the words (rows) that you already know and are completely sure about their meanings You can also omit or delete the words (rows) that you find or deem too advanced. So I’ve gathered them in a file and copied their meanings from two English dictionaries (Cambridge+ Oxford) and 1 Urdu dictionary (CLEANTOUCH). woeful [Her face was lined and full Woo of woe. so I thought to share this file with you as well. usually unsuccessfully 2) Anybody who would like to be someone else 786 Wary Not completely trusting or certain about something or someone [HOSHIYAR] 787 Weary Very tired. often moving the head back at the same time [JHUR JHURI AANA. especially after working hard for a long time [THAKA HUA] 788 Wetland 1) Swamps & other damp areas of land 2) A large area of land covered with swamp or marsh [MARTOOB ZAMEEN] 789 Wince To show pain briefly & suddenly in the face. fortune) 3) Seek the favour or support of [The airline has been offering discounts to woo passengers away from their competitors] 794 Yank 1) To pull something forcefully with a quick movement [She yanked open the cupboard and everything fell out. It has helped me a lot in improving my vocabulary. Reconfirm if you doubt something unusual .g. bitter grief 2) (in pl. In order to learn these words I recommend following things to you: 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) Get back to back prints of first 8 pages in this original size (small font is intended for reducing burden on hand and I assure you that when printed. retreat.] [RANJ O GAM] 1) Seek the hand or love of 2) Try to win (fame. Person who acts mechanically or lifelessly 2) Corpse said to have been revived by witchcraft (use of magic) [He just sat in front of the TV all day like a zombie] SOME SUGGESTIONS FOR LEARNING THIS VOCABULARY These are some of the words that I encountered the most while.

Below is a list of words.com 1st August 2011 Pious Plateau Ploughing Pneumoni a Polygamy Fiduciary Prelude Pro-forma Protégé Realm Irrevocabl e Rostrum Ruin Sewerage Sew-sewing Silhouette Soliloquy Spasm Spatial Statute Thesaurus Trigonometr y Tuition Vermicelli Vide Viva voce . which I used to confuse or pronounce wrongly. So I suggest you to check and confirm right pronunciation of these words from any good dictionary (Cambridge Dictionary preferably) Adobe Analogy Apathy Arrear Chassis Clichéd De facto Debacle Plane-plain-plan Machiavellianism Melody-malady Pomegranate Leisure Phlegm Schism Monarch Exhort Facade Fiasco Fiat Contributor Mannequins Medieval Misogynist Asthma Bathing Beige Beta Blasphemy Flour/flower/floor Hermaphrodite Adolescent Interrogative Renaissance Doctrine Censure Callous Cauliflower Eulogy Fillet-filet Genre Gratuitous Hegemony Galore Bosom Bourgeois Debauched Decelerate Depot Dialysis Diaphanou s Dilettante Divorce Adamant Apropos Brochure Tyranny Hoax Impasse Missile Molecular Monarch/y Oasis Paraphernali a Parse Participate Broccoli Gala Elixir Envisage Reverberate Exhilarate Perpetuate Ingenuity Irk Passé Perpendicula r Good Luck! iamalivekk@hotmail.

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