Sophistry

Meaning: بظاہِر درست لیکن بیاطن غلط اِستدلال ۔ شائستگی ۔ نِفاست

Explanation: (Noun)- The use of clever but false arguments, especially with the intention of deceiving.

Example: Trying to argue that I had benefited in any way from the disaster was pure sophistry.

Synonyms: Deception, Fallacy, Misconception.

Antonyms: Honesty, Truth.

[Dawn Vocabulary: 27-01-2022]

Published on 28-01-2022

Diatribe

Meaning: تنقید قبیح۔ تلخ تنقید۔ مخالفانہ تنقید۔ ہجو قبیح

Explanation: (Noun)- A forceful and bitter verbal attack against someone or something.

Example: A diatribe against consumerism.

Synonyms: Denunciation, Invective, Jeremiad, Screed.

Antonyms: Compliment, Praise.

[Dawn Vocabulary: 25-01-2022]

Published on 26-01-2022

Atrocity

Meaning: خَباثَت ۔ سَنگ دِلی ۔ سَفاکی ۔ بے رحمی – سفاکی ظلم زیادتی

Explanation: (Noun)- An extremely wicked or cruel act, typically one involving physical violence or injury.

Example: A textbook which detailed war atrocities.

Synonyms: Barbarity, Horror, Atrociousness, Barbarousness.

Antonyms: Good Behavior, Kindness, Pleasantness.

[Dawn Vocabulary: 23-01-2022]

Published on 24-01-2022

Delinquency

Meaning: خطا ۔ قصور ۔ جرم ۔ گناہ ۔ نادہندگی – غفلت

Explanation: (Noun) – Minor crime, especially that committed by young people.

Example: Social causes of crime and delinquency.

Synonyms: Default, Crime, Dereliction, Failure.

Antonyms: Accomplishment, Achievement, Care.

[Dawn Vocabulary: 22-01-2022]

Published on 23-01-2022