10 Sep 2016

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.

Daily Vocabulary Words – 10.09.2016
1). Proclaim
Meaning: Indicate, show, signify, reveal, manifest, betray, demonstrate
Definition: his high, intelligent forehead proclaimed a strength of mind that was almost tangible.
Usage: indicate clearly

2). Debtor  
Meaning: borrower, mortgagor,
Definition: a person, country, or organization that owes money.
Usage:  Generally, debtors must negotiate with each creditor separately

3). Hypocrisy
Meaning: cant, humbug, pretence, posturing, empty talk, pietism
Definition: the practice of claiming to have higher standards or more noble beliefs than is the case.
Usage: his target was the hypocrisy of suburban life.

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

5). Imperative
Meaning: vital, crucial, critical, essential, exigent, pressing, urgent
Definition: of vital importance; crucial
Usage: immediate action was imperative.

6). Compensate
Meaning: Recompense, repay, pay back, recoup, requite
Definition: give (someone) something, typically money, in recognition of loss, suffering, or injury incurred; recompense.
Usage: Payments were made to farmers to compensate them for cuts in subsidies

7). Diligence
Meaning: assiduity, rigour, heedfulness, carefulness, studiousness
Definition: careful and persistent work or effort.
Usage:  Few party members challenge his diligence as an MP

8). Obsolete
Meaning: Out of date, outdated, outmoded, old-fashioned
Definition: no longer produced or used; out of date
Usage: The disposal of old and obsolete machinery

9). Integrate
Meaning: combine, amalgamate, mix, intermix, join, fuse, blend        
Definition: combine (one thing) with another to form a whole
Usage:  Transport planning should be integrated with energy policy.

10). Alleviate
Meaning: Reduce, ease, relive, dull, lessen, quiet, blunt, moderate
Definition: make (suffering, deficiency, or a problem) less severe

Usage: He couldn't prevent her pain, only alleviate it.

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