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.Grenade
    Meaning:A small bomb thrown by hand or launched mechanically
    Usage:   An infantryman throwing a handGrenade

    2.Escort
    Meaning:A person, vehicle, or group accompanying another for protection or as a mark of rank
    Usage:   They were given a policeescort

    3.Porous
    Meaning:(Of a rock or other material) having minute interstices through which liquid or air may pass
    Usage:Layers ofporous lime stones

    4.Sop
    Meaning:a thing of no great value given or done as a concession to appease someone whose main concerns or demands are not being met.
    Usage:My agent telephones as asop but never finds me work

    5.Outpace
    Meaning:Go, rise, or improve faster than
    Usage:Heoutpaced all six defenders

    6.Daunting
    Meaning:Seeming difficult to deal with in prospect; intimidating.
    Usage:Adaunting task

    7.Tress
    Meaning:A long lock of a woman’s hair
    Usage:Her goldentresses tumbled about her face

    8.Elegance
    Meaning:The quality of being graceful and stylish in appearance or manner
    Usage:A slender woman with grace andelegance

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

    10.Estuary
    Meaning:The tidal mouth of a large river, where the tide meets the stream
    Usage:Where the fresh water is mixing with the salt in anEstuary

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