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).Squeeze
    Meaning:Firmly press (something soft or yielding), typically with one’s fingers.
    Usage:Katesqueezed his hand affectionately

    2).Trot
    Meaning:(Of a person) run at a moderate pace with short steps
    Usage:The childtrotted across to her obediently

    3).Swindle
    Meaning:Obtain (money) fraudulently
    Usage:He was said to haveswindled £62.5 million from the state-owned cement industry

    4).Verdict
    Meaning:A decision on an issue of fact in a civil or criminal case or an inquest
    Usage:The jury returned averdict of not guilty

    5).Eviction
    Meaning:The action of expelling someone from a property; expulsion
    Usage:The forcedeviction of residents

    6).Auction
    Meaning:A public sale in which goods or property are sold to the highest bidder
    Usage:The books are expected to fetch a six-figure sum at tomorrow’sauction

    7).Gasp
    Meaning:Catch one’s breath with an open mouth, owing to pain or astonishment.
    Usage:A womangasped in horror at the sight of him

    8).Drubbing
    Meaning:A beating; a thrashing
    Usage:I’ll give the scoundrels adrubbing if I can

    9).Disparity
    Meaning:A great difference
    Usage:Economicdisparities between different regions of the country

    10).Curbed
    Meaning:Restrain or keep in check
    Usage:She promised she wouldcurb her temper

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