The Ghat of the Only World- Important Word-Meanings of difficult words

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The Ghat of the Only World

                                                   By- Amitav Ghosh

Important Word-Meanings of difficult words from the lesson- The Ghat of the Only World

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expatriatea person sent back to his own homeland,स्वदेशी भेजे जाने व्यक्ति; approachingnot far, drawing near, निकट आती; routinelyusual or commonplace,दैनिक कार्यानुसार; apartmentflat, house,घर; lucidclear headed,सुबुद्ध; lapsesdecline, पतन; pausesilence, gap in speech, interval,ठहराव; respondreply,उत्तर देना;  at odds withcontrary to,विपरीत; lightnot serious; jocularityjoking, merriment; mumbledmuttered,बुड़बुड़ की ; innocuousharmless,हानिरहित; quizzicalcomical,विनोदी; blackoutunconsciousness,बेसुधी; revealedshowed,दर्शाया; malignantharmful to life,घातक; tumourgrowth, swelling,गाँठ ; ignoreddid not pay heed to,ध्यान नहीं दिया;   reassurancesconsolation,आश्वासन; entrusting oneassigning,सौंपा जाना; specificparticular, definite,स्पष्ट ;

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chargeresponsibility, दायित्व; recitativespassages in an opera, narrative,कथन; inbuiltstrong, inner,मजबूत; resistanceopposition, विरोध; bereavementloss by death,मृत्युलोक; instinctsimpulses,मूल प्रवृत्तिया ँ; routesexcuses, tries to avoid,बहाने; imperativeessential, command,आदेशात्मक; acknowledgebe accepted,स्वीकृत किया जाना ; pledgepromise,वचन ; impressioneffect,छाप; fiercelygreatly,अत्यधिक;  contemporaryof the same period,समकालीन ; bardic registerpoetic style ,काव्यात्मक भाषा ; conceivethink,विचार करना; overlappedspent together,साथ साथ बिताया  गया ; acquaintancespersons known to each other,जान पहचान वाले व्यक्ति; occasionalfrequent,अक्सर ; Impedeobstruct बाधा डालना ; rosterlist,सूची ; mutual indifferencecommon dislike, lack of interest,दोनों की उदासीनता; attachmentliking,love,लगाव, ;  trivialof little worth,मामूली ; poignancepain, quality of deeply moving,पीड़ा की तीव्रता; instanceexample,उदाहरण ; hatchedmade,बनाई agendawork list,कार्यसूची ; convivialitymerry making,मौज मस्ती ; enthusiasticfull of zeal, उत्साह पूर्ण ; crewgroup of people come for a special purpose,   टोल ी; put outdepressed, downcast,उदास ; sorceriesmagician,जादूगर; transmutechange,रुपांतरित करना ; mundaneworldly. ordinary,सांसारिक; fetchbring,लाना; intendedaimed at, for the purpose of, के उद्देश्य स े; relievecure, reduce, make free from,राहत पहुँचाना; tumourclot, गाँठ ; scalphead,खोपड़ी,कपाल;  edgesborder,बाहरी रेखा ;  suturesthread,धागे जो टाँके या लगाए गए थे ; escorthelper, orderly,मददगार , groggierunsteady,डगमग पैरों वाला; buckledbent,मुड़ गए; corridorcovered verandah or gallery,गलियारा; raptureecstasy, joy,परमानन्द; descendedaffected, come to,आ गया; gleefullyjoyously,प्रसन्नतापूर्वक; gregariousnesssociability,मिलनसारी ; festivityrejoicing,उत्सव ; depressedin Iow spirits, sad,उदास; spaciousbig enough,extensive, आकार में बड़ा; renovatedgiven a new look, renewed, नई साज सज्जा वाली ; caverrnouslike a cave, गुफा समान ; terracebalcony, flat roof of a house ,छज्जा छत ; foyerthe entrance hall way,प्रवेश कक्ष ; voyagelong sea journey,कठिन सफर; fragrancePleasant smell,सुगन्ध; doursulle , grim, obstinate,खिन्न,हठी; elevatorlift,लिफ्ट ; flingingthrowing with a hard push,जोर से खेलते हुए ;  frostycold, ठण्डा

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Invariably without fail; consumeddestroyed, eaten up,नष्ट हो रहा थ ा; perpetualconstant, unbroken,निरन्तर; carnivalriotous festival, आनन्दोत्सव; distractedforgetful, lost in talks, भुलक्कड़; sniffbreath in. blow of air through nostrils, सूँघना;

legendarywell known,विख्यात;  prowessskill,कौशल; radicallyessentially, fundamentally, greatly,तत्व रूप से ;   alterchange,बदल देना; encounterchance meeting,भेंट,मुलाकात ; explicitlyclearly, frankly,साफ शब्दों में ; prefiguredimagined beforehand, पूर्व कल्पना; authenticitygenuineness,यथार्थता ; exactitudecorrectness,सही तरीका ; deviationchange,भटकना;  recipesformula,बनाने का तरीका ;  regionterritory,क्षेत्र;  variantchanged style, new dish,नई पाक कला ;  recurrentreturning again and again,बार-बार आने वाला ; vanishedgone away. left,चले गए;  extinctno more in existence, लुप्त; nightmarebad dream,दु:स्वप्न; hauntedtroubled,तंग करना ;

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cuisinescookery, style of cooking, पकाने की विधि ; in his teenssomewhere from 13 to 19, किशोर; reparteewitty and quick smart reply,मजेदार उत्तर;  exasperatedmade angry,क्षुब्ध wildeanof the English novelist, Oscar Wilde,ऑस्कर वाइल्ड ,जो मजेदार उत्तर देने में प्रवीण था से संबंधित; evidentclear,स्पष्ट ; adoredworshipped, liked and respected,पूजा करते थे ; dedicatedgifted, समर्पित किय ा; subduedmade weak, defeated,दब जाना ; sparklingbrilliant,प्रतिभाशाली ; divaa great female singer,महान महिला गायक;  incarnatein human form,अवतार; brimmingfilled to the top,लबालब भरा हुआ ; subcontinental(here) Indian,उपमहाद्वीप भारतवासी;  claspingholding,पकड़े हुए ; feignedpretended, falsely showed,झूठा दिखावा किया ;  swoonfainting,मूर्च्छ ा; stirscreates, produces,उत्पन्न करना; tidestrong wave,लहर; beholdsee,देखना; unmitigatedimmense, downright, not reduced,अत्यधिक पक्का ;  fell injoined,से जुड़ गया ; vibrantlively,जोशीला;  creativeoriginal and literary,सृजनात्मक ; doing a brief stintshort stay, doing a temporary job; blackoutstate of losing consciousness,मुर्च्छित हो जाना ; intermittentoccurring in intervals, not regular,समय-समय पर आने वाला ; mountinggrowing rising,बढ़ती; seized the regionthat spread in the area, क्षेत्र में फैल गए ; steadyslow but notstop,धीमे-धीमे ; deteriorationdecline, worsening,गिरावट;

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ironyopposite in meaning,विडम्बना; inclinationnature or willingness,प्रकृति,स्वभाव; anguishedpained,पीड़ित होना,दुखी; destinyfuture, fate,भाग्य,भविष्य; resolutelyfirmly, दृढ़तापूर्वक; embracetake on, adopt,धारण कर लेना ; fixturepermanent central,स्थायी केन्द्रीय; callingmission, profession,पेशा,धंधा ; visionsight,द्रष्टि,कल्पना; inclusivethat includes all, uniting members of all religions,समष्टि वाली ; ecumenicalinvolving members of different religions, universal,सार्वभौमिक   

; initially in the beginning,प्रारंभ में ; respondedfulfilled his desire, answered,पूर्ति कर दी; accoutrementsother necessary things needed,साज –सज्ज ा; assiduoushard working,परिश्रम ी; fanaticismtoo much zeal,हठधर्मिता,कट्टरत ा; closestnearest, most fit for the honour,सर्वधा उपयुक्त; keepercare taker,रखवाला; vanisheddisappeared, falling,जर्जर होती;

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archivea place where public records are stored,पुराने ग्रंथों को सुरक्षित रखा जाने वाला स्थान; imagesimages,चित्र; inextricablyfirmly, that cannot be untied,जटिलतापूर्वक; censoredcriticised ,निंदित; saffron(here) of Kashmir where saffron is grown,केसर; scanmedical examination,परीक्षण ; chemotherapytreatment of cancer with the help of radiations or chemicals,रासायनिक मिश्रण या किरणों द्वारा केंसर का   इलाज ; alternative therapiesother courses of treatment,वैकल्पिक उपचार पद्धतियाँ ; scheduledfixed,निशिचत किया गया था ;  responsereply,उत्तर; preamblespreliminary statement,भूमिकाएँ; radiationdiffusion of rays of light to burn the affected part,विकिरण; dazedconfused, stunned,स्तब्ध; messin disorderly manner,गड़बड़ वाला ; siblingsभाई-बहन; logisticalpertaining to reasoning,तार्किक; vicinityneighbourhood,पड़ोस; sacredmade holy,पावन 

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Imagery fiction, काल्पनिक; conversetalk,बातें करना; anguishpain,पीड़ ा; supremegreatest, सर्वोच्च; voidशून्य,खालीपन

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