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Temporize (अस्थिर रहना)

Pronunciation : टेम्पराइज़

Hindi Meaning : अस्थिर रहना, मौका देखकर बात बदल देना, अनिश्चित नीति बरतना

English Meaning : 1. If you say that someone is temporizing, you mean that they keep doing unimportant things in order to delay something important such as making a decision or stating their real opinion.

Unassailable (अभेद्य)

Pronunciation : अनअसैलेबल
Hindi Meaning : अभेद्य, अकाट्य, अखंडनीय
English Meaning : 1. If you describe something or someone as unassailable, you mean that nothing can alter, destroy, or change them. 
2. Unable to be attacked, questioned, or defeated. 

Example : 1. His legal position is unassailable. 
2. The bureaucracy is practically unassailable in the old unions. 
3. Shakespeare's genius gives his works an unassailable position in world literature. 

Synonyms : impenetrable, invulnerable, unhurt, impregnable, indefeasible, inalienable 

Antonyms : refutable, questionable, imperfect, dubious, assailable

Previous words of the week: Quagmire

Quagmire (दलदल)

Pronunciation : क्वैग्माईर
Hindi Meaning : दलदल, धसान, तंग हालात, नाज़ुक हालात, किचङ
English Meaning : 1. A quagmire is a difficult, complicated, or unpleasant situation which is not easy to avoid or escape from.
2. An awkward, complex, or hazardous situation: "a legal quagmire"
3. A quagmire is a soft, wet area of land which your feet sink into if you try to walk across it.

Obscurantism (अन्धकारवाद)

Pronunciation : "ऑब्सक्युरेन्टीज़्म"
Hindi Meaning : अन्धकारवाद, प्रगतिविरोध, सुधार या ज्ञान विरोधी मत
English Meaning :1.Obscurantism is the practice or policy of deliberately making something vague and difficult to understand,