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).Coup (n)
    Meaning: A sudden and decisive change of government illegally or by force.
    A brilliant and notable success
    Usage:Mass Celebrations in Cairo as President Morsi Ousted inCoup
    2).Incongruous (Adjective)
    Meaning:out of place; inappropriate; an incongruous effect; incongruous behavior.
    Usage:Center’s Policy to combat NaxalismIncongruous
    3).Bellwether (Noun):
    Meaning:someone or something that takes the lead in a group or movement.
    Usage:Infosys rise 4% after the reappointment of Narayana Murthy as the chairman of the ITBellwether
    4).Espionage (Noun):
    Meaning:the act of organized spying, usually with the goal of uncovering sensitive military or political information.
    Usage:China Major Source of CyberEspionage
    5).Pragmatic (Adjective):
    Meaning:To describe a person or a solution that takes a realistic approach
    Usage:There was nopragmatic solution to the problem

    6).Obtuse (Adjective):
    Meaning:Not quick or alert in perception, feeling, or intellect; not sensitive or observant; dull.
    Usage: Amway CEO is a victim ofObtuse Policy
    7).Predator (Noun):

    Meaning:an animal that naturally preys on others

    Usage:Snakes with this body form tend to be slow moving, and can thus not rely on speed to escape frompredator
    8).Capsize (Verb):

    Meaning:be overturned in the water

    Usage:Death toll in Egypt boatcapsizerises to 33
    9).Mesmerize (Verb):

    Meaning:capture the complete attention of (someone); transfix

    Usage:The ceremony will witness stunning performances by Jacqueline and Salim-Sulaiman, who are all set tomesmerizethe spectators
    10).Metamorphosis (noun):

    Meaning: A change of the form or nature of a thing or person into a completely different one

    Usage:The country is going through a digitalmetamorphosis

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