Important English Vocabulary

1. Abstruse: difficult to understand
Usage:
Abstruse argument/topic.
2.    Acclimatize:(v): adjust with climate or with any condition
Usage:
Australian cricket team arrive two days early in order to acclimatize.

3.    Actuarial(adj): calculating
Usage:
His actuarial skill is very good.

4.    Adroit (adj): skill full
Usage: He
succeeded by his adroit diplomacy.

5.    Aegis(n): protection; support
Usage:
Facilities were provided under the aegis of Red cross Society.

6.    Belabour(v): to explain excessively
Usage: I
don’t want to belabor this point again.

7.    Blandishment(n):pleasant talks/action of flatter
somebody
Usage:
He refused to be moved by her blandishment.

8.    Banal(adj): dull, uninteresting
Usage:
Banal remarks/ comments in the party.

9.    Bedlam(n):any place or situation of
confusion
Usage:
The children made the room and kitchen absolute bedlam.

10.  Bellicose(adj): quarrelsome; warlike
Usage:
She has bellicose nature

11.  Cajole(v): to flatter
Usage:
She was cajoled into accepting a part in play.

12.  Canny (adj): careful and showing good
judgement,esp. in business or spending the money.
Usage: a
Canny follow.

13.  Cardinal(adj): principal, chief, most
important
Usage: A
cardinal rule/reason.

14.  Careen(v): sway from side to side
Usage:
Car careening down the hill.

15.  Carnage(n): killing many people
Usage: A
scene of carnage.

 
16.  Digress (v): to leave to main subject/work
Usage:
The speaker digressed from the topic during his presentation.

17.  Diligence(n): careful; hardworking
Usage:
She shows great diligence in her school work.

18.  Discursive(adj): changing from one topic to another
Usage:
The play was very discursive in style. Very few people could understand the
story.

19.  Dotage(n):childish state due to old age
Usage:
The old man becomes dotage in 70’s.

20.  Deranged (adj): insane; stupid
Usage: She
has become completely deranged

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