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.Ashore
    Meaning: To or on the shore or land from the direction of the sea
    Usage:The seals comeashore to breed

    2.Vicinity
    Meaning: The area near or surrounding a particular place
    Usage:The number of people living in the immediatevicinity was small

    3. Self-immolation
    Meaning: The offering of oneself as a sacrifice, especially by burning
    Usage:70 people died in the unrest, mainly by gunfire andself-immolation

    4.Prosthetic
    Meaning: Denoting an artificial body part, such as a limb, a heart, or a breast implant
    Usage:She has learnt to walk again usingprosthetic legs

    5.Evasion
    Meaning: The action of evading something
    Usage:Their adroitevasion of almost all questions

    6.Reap
    Meaning: Harvest the crop from (a piece of land)
    Usage:Farmers agreed to continuereaping the land by traditional means

    7.Carcass
    Meaning: The dead body of an animal
    Usage:She saw the mud-coveredcarcass of a sheep

    8.Irk
    Meaning: Irritate; annoy
    Usage:Itirksher to think of the run around she received

    9.Emulate
    Meaning: Match or surpass (a person or achievement), typically by imitation
    Usage:Most rulers wished toemulate Alexander the Great

    10.Oust
    Meaning: Drive out or expel (someone) from a position or place
    Usage:The reformists wereousted from power

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