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Nomadic (खानाबदोश)

Pronunciation :नोमेडिक 

Hindi Meaning :घुमंतू, खानाबदोश, घुमक्कड़

English Meaning : one who travel from place to place rather living in one place all the time.
Example :
1. Early men were nomadic.
2. After some time early man gave up their nomadic life and became civilized.
3. The nomadic wild animal never stayed in one place for long.

Synonyms : migratory, strolling, vagrant, rangy, peripatetic, wandering, gypsy

Antonyms :  native, settled

Previous word of the week :Stride

Stride (छलाँग)

Pronunciation : स्ट्राइड

Hindi Meaning : प्रगति,  तरक़्क़ी, फलांग

English Meaning : 1. if you stride somewhere, you walk there with quick, long step
2. walk with long, decisive steps in a specified direction.

Example :
1. He was getting into his stride at last.
2. Her unusually swift stride outdistanced both of them.
3. He covered the distance quickly with his long stride.

Synonyms : tramp,  stomp, clump, pace, parade, traipse, tromp

Antonyms : ramble, stroll, wander, meander

Previous word of the week : Gigantic