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.
Meaning: calculation, estimation, computation, working out, summation
Definition: the action or process of calculating or estimating something.
Usage: The sixth, or by another reckoning eleventh, Earl of Mar.
Meaning: Minister (of religion), parson, clergyman, clergywoman, apostle, missionary, gospeller
Definition: a person who preaches, especially a minister of religion.
Usage: To preach the Truth to the face of Falsehood!
Meaning: purchase, accession, addition, asset,
Definition: an asset or object bought or obtained, typically by a library or museum.
Usage: The legacy will be used for new acquisitions
Meaning: worry, concern, apprehension, fear, tension, suspence
Definition: a feeling of worry, nervousness, or unease about something with an uncertain outcome
Usage: He felt a surge of anxiety.
Meaning: threaten, endanger, imperil, menace, risk
Definition: put (someone or something) into a situation in which there is a danger of loss, harm, or failure
Usage: A devaluation of the dollar would jeopardize New York's position as a financial centre.
Meaning: Harsh, cruel, repressive, tyrannical, autocratic, dictational
Definition: inflicting harsh and authoritarian treatment.
Usage: An oppressive dictatorship.
Meaning: disgraceful, shameful, unpardonable, unforgivable
Definition: deserving strong condemnation; completely unacceptable.
Usage: Children living in deplorable conditions.
Meaning: Chance, accidental, fortuitous, possible, unforeseen
Definition: subject to chance..
Usage: The contingent nature of the job.
Meaning: Blockade, obstruct, closeup, bar, block off, fortify
Definition: block or defend with a barricade.
Usage: They barricaded the building and occupied it all night.
Meaning: repeat, say again, retell, iterate, harp on, dwell on
Definition: say something again or a number of times, typically for emphasis or clarity.
Usage: She reiterated that the government would remain steadfast in its support.
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