7 Jul 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). Ascent  
Meaning: climb, scaling, scramble, clamber
Definition: a climb or walk to the summit of a mountain or hill.
Usage: The first ascent of the Matterhorn.

2). Eulogy
Meaning: Accolade, paean, tribute, compliment, commendation
Definition: a speech or piece of writing that praises someone or something highly, especially a tribute to someone who has just died.
Usage: A eulogy to the Queen Mother.

3). Hyperbole
Meaning: Overstatement, magnification, embroidery, excess, overkill, overplaying
Definition: exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken literally
Usage: He vowed revenge with oaths and hyperboles.

4). Mammoth
Meaning: Huge, enormous, giant, massive, towering, titanic, epic, massive, vast
Definition: huge
Usage: A mammoth corporation.

5). Amalgamate  
Meaning: Combine, merge, unite, integrate, fuse, blend, mix, incorporate
Definition: combine or unite to form one organization or structure.
Usage: He amalgamated his company with another.

6).  Influx
Meaning: inrush, rush, stream, flood, ingress
Definition: an arrival or entry of large numbers of people or things.
Usage: A massive influx of tourists.

7). Impeccable
Meaning: flawless, spotless, stainless, perfect, ideal, model
Definition: in accordance with the highest standards; faultless.
Usage: He had impeccable manners.

8). Zenith
Meaning: Highest point, crowning point, height, top, peak, climax, maximum, flower
Definition: the time at which something is most powerful or successful.
Usage: In 1977, punk was at its zenith.

9). Orderly
Meaning: neat, trim, well kept, straight, tidy
Definition: neatly and methodically arranged.
Usage: An orderly arrangement of objects.

10). Endorse
Meaning: autograph, initial, superscribe, inscribe, countersign
Definition: declare one's public approval or support of.
Usage: The report was endorsed by the college.


  

 



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