16 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). Sober
Meaning: not drunk, not intoxicated, clear-headed,
Definition: not affected by alcohol; not drunk.
Usage: They were drunk more often than sober.

2). Factual
Meaning: truthful, true, accurate
Definition: concerned with what is actually the case.
Usage: A mixture of comment and factual information.

3). Trivial
Meaning: unimportant, insignificant, inconsequential
Definition: of little value or importance.
Usage: Huge fines were imposed for trivial offences.

4). Perpetual
Meaning: everlasting, never-ending, eternal
Definition: never ending or changing.
Usage: Deep caves in perpetual darkness.

5). Inept
Meaning: incompetent, unskillful, rough
Definition: having or showing no skill; clumsy.
Usage: The referee's inept handling of the match.

6). Nimble
Meaning: quick, active, graceful
Definition: quick and light in movement or action; agile.
Usage: With a deft motion of her nimble fingers.

7). Sturdy
Meaning: strapping, well built, well made, muscular
Definition: (of a person or their body) strongly and solidly built.
Usage: He had a sturdy, muscular physique.

8). Tranquil
Meaning: peaceful, restful, calm, quiet
Definition: free from disturbance; calm.
Usage: A wonderfully tranquil village.

9). Sprightly
Meaning: lively, spry, energetic, active
Definition: (especially of an old person) lively; full of energy.
Usage: She was quite sprightly for her age.

10). Amiable
Meaning: friendly, affable, amicable
Definition: having or displaying a friendly and pleasant manner.
Usage: The amiable young man greeted me enthusiastically.

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