14 May 2016

English Vocabulary (Meaning-Usage) Reference- “The Hindu”

English Vocabulary (Meaning-Usage) Reference- “The Hindu”
English Vocabulary (Meaning-Usage) Reference- “The Hindu”:
Dear Readers, list of important English Vocabulary words, and its meaning with example sentence were given here. Candidates those who are preparing for banking and all competitive exams can use this.


1). Brevity
Meaning: conciseness, concision, succinctness
Definition: concise and exact use of words in writing or speech.
Usage: The staff will edit manuscripts with a view to brevity and clarity.

2). Implausible
Meaning: unlikely, improbable, questionable
Definition: (of an argument or statement) not seeming reasonable or probable; failing to convince.
Usage: This is a blatantly implausible claim.

3). Flawed
Meaning: unsound, defective, faulty
Definition: having or characterized by a fundamental weakness or imperfection.
Usage: The Commission's findings were fundamentally flawed.

4). Restrain
Meaning: prevent, stop, keep
Definition: prevent (someone or something) from doing something; keep under control or within limits.
Usage: She had to restrain herself from slamming the receiver down.

5). Dainty
Meaning: fastidious, fussy, hard to please
Definition: fastidious, especially concerning food.
Usage: A dainty eater.

6). Bleak
Meaning: bare, exposed, desert
Definition: (of an area of land) lacking vegetation and exposed to the elements.
Usage: A bleak landscape.

7). Turbulent
Meaning: tempestuous, stormy, unstable, unsettled,
Definition: characterized by conflict, disorder, or confusion; not stable or calm.
Usage: The country's turbulent history.

8). Succumb
Meaning: yield, give in, give way, submit
Definition: fail to resist pressure, temptation, or some other negative force.
Usage: We cannot merely give up and succumb to despair.

9). Incise
Meaning: engrave, carve, cut
Definition: mark or decorate (an object or surface) with a cut or cuts.
Usage: A button incised with a skull.

10). Flawed
Meaning: unsound, defective, faulty
Definition: having or characterized by a fundamental weakness or imperfection.
Usage: The Commission's findings were fundamentally flawed.




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