Search

Repine

Meaning: Express discontent

Jul 27, 2016 12:28 IST
facebook IconTwitter IconWhatsapp Icon

Meaning: Express discontent

Now let us understand the meaning of this word through a picture description

 

Image Source: www.abc.net.au

She rapined at the state of childlabour amidst so many initiatives taken by the UN to curb this malpractice

Pronunciation: ri-pahyn

Usage/Example: 1. We can regret, we can fret, we can yearn, we can repine. (Source: Baltimore Sun)

2. Others might have spent years in therapy, but Sonia Melchett is clearly not one to repine (Source: Daily Mail)

3. However, he didn't repine for long, swiftly transferring his attentions to Venetia's younger sister, Sylvia. (Source: Daily Mail)

Synonyms and Antonyms: Repine

Given below is a tree chart in which you can read both synonyms and antonyms of the ‘word of the day’

 

Keep visiting jagranjosh.com in order to enhance your vocabulary on daily basis.

Related Stories