English Vocabulary Set-9 (with meaning and example)

    English Vocabulary Set-9 (with meaning and example)
    English Vocabulary Set-9 (with meaning and example):
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    1.)Damp squib:
    Meaning – something that is intended to be exciting, effective, etc., but which is disappointing
    Example – The much publicized five point programme turned out to be adamp squib.
    a.   Memorable surprise
    b.   Thinking deeply
    c.   Disappointing excitement
    d.   None of these


    2.)Damsel:
    Meaning – a young, unmarried woman
    Example – Thedamselexcelled in entertaining the guests
    a.   Unmarried woman
    b.   Married woman
    c.   Couple
    d.   Young man


    3.)Dark Horse:
    Meaning – someone, whom people do not know much about, who surprises everyone by winning competition
    Example – The unfancied team proved to be thedark horse in the championship.
    a.   A person who work for others sake
    b.   A person who is afraid for silly things
    c.   A person who surprises everyone by winning competition
    d.   None of these


    4.)Dastardly:
    Meaning – very cruel or evil
    Example – Everyone condemned thedastardly attack on innocent people.
    a.   Good things
    b.   Evil things
    c.   Exciting things
    d.   Surprising things


    5.)Daunt:
    Meaning – make someone feel afraid or less confident
    Example – He was notdauntedby the difficulties he had to face
    a.   Less confident
    b.   Feeling happy
    c.   Accepting
    d.   Arguing


    6.)Debauchery:
    Meaning – immoral behavior involving alcohol, drugs, sex, etc
    Example – His life ofdebaucherylanded him in prison
    a.   A person who is addict of something
    b.   A person who kill themselves
    c.   A person who read books
    d.   A person who do social services


    7.)Decelerate:
    Meaning – go slower, especially in a vehicle
    Example – The cardeceleratedon entering the busy part of the city
    a.   A person who goes faster in vehicle
    b.   A person who does not know to drive
    c.   A person who goes slowly in vehicle
    d.   None of these


    8.)Decrepit:
    Meaning – old and in bad condition
    Example – The school building was in adecrepit condition
    a.   Ignorance
    b.   Suggestion
    c.   Good condition
    d.   Bad condition


    9.)Decorum:
    Meaning – correct behavior that shows respect
    Example – The participants are expected to behave with suitabledecorum.
    a.   Behaves disrespectfully
    b.   Behaves in a bad manner
    c.   Behaves respectfully
    d.   Behaves harshly


    10.)Deface:
    Meaning – spoil the surface or appearance of something
    Example – Several monuments weredefaced during the war.
    a.   Watery area
    b.   Drought
    c.   Grass land
    d.   Spoil the surface


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