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).Persuade
    Meaning: Induce (someone) to do something through reasoning or argument
    Usage:It wasn’t easy, but Ipersuaded him to do the right thing

    2).Breach
    Meaning: An act of breaking or failing to observe a law, agreement, or code of conduct
    Usage:Abreach of confidence

    3).Clout
    Meaning: A heavy blow with the hand or a hard object
    Usage:Aclout round the ear

    4).Stint
    Meaning: A person’s fixed or allotted period of work
    Usage:His varied career included astint as a magician

    5).Flock
    Meaning: A number of birds of one kind feeding, resting, or travelling together
    Usage:Aflock of gulls

    6).Freight
    Meaning: Goods transported in bulk by truck, train, ship, or aircraft
    Usage:A decline in the amount offreight carried by rail

    7).Rampant
    Meaning: (Especially of something unwelcome) flourishing or spreading unchecked
    Usage:Political violence wasrampant

    8).Hawkers
    Meaning: A person who travels about selling goods, typically advertising them by shouting
    Usage:Hawkers and costermongers pushed their little handcarts, crying ‘Bread!’, ‘Fish!’ and ‘Meat pies!’

    9).Languish
    Meaning: (Of a person, animal, or plant) lose or lack vitality; grow weak
    Usage:Plants may appear to belanguishing simply because they are dormant

    10).Sanctum
    Meaning: A sacred place, especially a shrine within a temple or church
    Usage:An icon installed within thesanctum of the temple

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