18 Aug 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). Flare
Meaning: Blaze, flash, flame, burn up
Definition: burn or shine with a sudden intensity.
Usage: The bonfire crackled and flared up

2). Trigger
Meaning: Activate, set off, set going, trip
Definition: cause (a device) to function.
Usage: Burglars fled empty-handed after triggering the alarm

3). Evacuate
Meaning: remove, clear, move out, shift, take away, expel, evict.
Definition: remove (someone) from a place of danger to a safer place.
Usage: Several families were evacuated from their homes.

4). Advocacy  
Meaning: support for, argument for, arguing for, calling for, pushing for
Definition: public support for or recommendation of a particular cause or policy
Usage: His outspoken advocacy of the agreement has won no friends

5). Allegation   
Meaning: claim, assertion, declaration, witness, evidence, hint, intimation
Definition: a claim or assertion that someone has done something illegal or wrong, typically one made without proof.
Usage: He made allegations of corruption against the administration

6). Agitation
Meaning: anxiety, perturbation, distress, concern, alarm, worry
Definition: a state of anxiety or nervous excitement.
Usage: She was wringing her hands in agitation

7). Eradicate
Meaning: get rid of, eliminate, do away with , remove, suppress
Definition: destroy completely; put an end to
Usage:  This disease has been eradicated from the world

8). Turmoil
Meaning: confusion, tumult, disorder, commotion, unrest, trouble, upset
Definition: a state of great disturbance, confusion, or uncertainty.
Usage: The country was in turmoil.

9). Assent
Meaning: agree to, approve, bless
Definition: express approval or agreement
Usage: The Prime Minister assented to the change.

10). Assist
Meaning: help, aid, abet, give assistance
Definition: help (someone), typically by doing a share of the work..

Usage: A senior academic would assist him in his work.

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