18 Jun 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). Haunts
Meaning: appear in, materialize in
Definition: (of a ghost) manifest itself at (a place) regularly.
Usage: A grey lady who haunts the chapel.

2). Mirth
Meaning: high spirits, mirthfulness, cheerfulness, Joyfulness
Definition: amusement, especially as expressed in laughter.
Usage: His six-foot frame shook with mirth.

3). Conducive
Meaning: good for, helpful to, instrumental in, calculated to produce
Definition: making a certain situation or outcome likely or possible.
Usage: the harsh lights and cameras were hardly conducive to a relaxed atmosphere.

4). Customary
Meaning: usual, traditional, normal, conventional
Definition: according to the customs or usual practices associated with a particular society, place, or set of circumstances.
Usage: It is customary to mark an occasion like this with a toast.

5). Inexorable
Meaning: relentless, unstoppable, unavoidable, inescapable
Definition: impossible to stop or prevent.
Usage: The seemingly inexorable march of new technology.

6). Enormous
Meaning: huge, vast, extensive, expansive
Definition: very large in size, quantity, or extent.
Usage: Enormous sums of money.

7). Hindrance
Meaning: impediment, obstacle, barrier, bar, obstruction, handicap, limitation
Definition: a thing that provides resistance, delay, or obstruction to something or someone.
Usage: a hindrance to the development process.

8). Viable
Meaning: Workable, Practicable, usable
Definition: capable of working successfully; feasible.
Usage: the proposed investment was economically viable.

9). Akin
Meaning: :similar, related, close, near, corresponding
Definition: of similar character.
Usage: something akin to gratitude overwhelmed her.

10). Patchy
Meaning: uneven, bitty, varying, variable
Definition: existing or happening in small, isolated areas.
Usage: your coursework was patchy.


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