Wednesday, 4 May 2016

Daily Wordlist for SBI Exam

1.Regale- to entertain sumptuously :  feast with delicacies,  to give pleasure or amusement to
Synonym-dinner, feed, feast
Sentence-Regaled his grandchildren with stories of his time in Morocco

2.Regicide-the crime of killing a king or queen,someone who kills a king or queen
Sentence-I am not speaking of regicide, I am speaking about ideas.

3.Rejuvenate- to make (someone) feel or look young, healthy, or energetic again
Synonym- freshen, recharge, recreate
Sentence-that rock star has rejuvenated '80s fashion for a whole new generation>

4.Urbane-polite and confident 
Synonym- debonair, smooth, sophisticated
Sentence-a gentlemanly and urbane host of elegant dinner parties

5.Usurp-to take and keep (something, such as power) in a forceful or violent way and especially without the right to do so
Synonym-pirate, seize, take over,
Sentence-Some people have accused city council members of trying to usurp the mayor's power.

6.Utopia- an imaginary place in which the government, laws, and social conditions are perfect
Synonym-fantasy land, heaven, lotus land
Sentence-It's a nice place to live, but it's no Utopia

7.Acrimonious- angry and bitter
Synonym- acrid, bitter, embittered, hard
Sentence-He went through an acrimonious divorce.

8.Acumen- the ability to think clearly and make good decisions
Synonym- clear-sightedness, sharpness, shrewdness, wit
Sentence-Her political acumen won her the election

9.Adjudicate-  to make an official decision about who is right in a dispute
Synonym-adjudge, judge, arbitrate, decide, determine
Sentence-The board will adjudicate claims made against teachers.

10.Adage-  an often stated observation regarding something from common experience
Synonym-saying, aphorism,
Sentence-that old adage, “the early bird gets the worm”

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