Sunday, 8 May 2016

Daily Wordlist for SBI Exam

1.Tutelage: the teaching of an individual student by a teacher,  an act of guarding or protecting something
Synonym:teaching, training, tuition,
Sentence: The company is relying on the tutelage of its new CEO to increase profits.

2.Uncanny: strange or unusual in a way that is surprising or difficult to understand
Synonym: cryptic, deep, enigmatic
Sentence: She had an uncanny resemblance to someone I had seen before

3.Transient: not lasting long, staying somewhere only a short time
Synonym: brief, ephemeral
Sentence: had transient thoughts of suicide but never acted upon them

4.Treacherous: not able to be trusted : showing that someone cannot be trusted,  very dangerous and difficult to deal with
Synonym: disloyal, false,
Sentence: They were not prepared to hike over such treacherous terrain

5.Sumptuous: very expensive, rich, or impressive
Synonym: luxury, opulent,
Sentence: the cruise ship claims to offer sumptuous furnishings, exquisitely prepared cuisine, and stellar entertainment

6.Supersede: to take the place of (someone or something that is old, no longer useful, etc.) : to replace (someone or something
Synonym: relieve, substitute, replace,
Sentence: This edition supersedes the previous one.

7.Subterfuge: the use of tricks especially to hide, avoid, or get something
Synonym: artifice, chicane, chicanery
Sentence: They obtained the documents by subterfuge.

8.Capitol: the building in which the people who make the laws of a U.S. state meet
Synonym: statehouse
Sentence: the legislators were called to the capitol for an emergency session

9.Capricious: changing often and quickly; especially : often changing suddenly in mood or behaviour
Synonym: fickle, changeable, changeful.
Sentence: The court ruled that the punishment was arbitrary and capricious.

10.Procrastinate: to be slow or late about doing something that should be done : to delay doing something until a later time because you do not want to do it, because you are lazy, etc.
Synonym: delay, postpone action
Sentence: He procrastinated and missed the submission deadline.

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