Thursday, 11 August 2016

Daily Wordlist for RBI/IBPS Exam 2016


1.Riposte
Meaning: a quick and clever reply
Synonym: comeback, repartee, retort
Sentence: he's known for having a brilliant riposte to nearly any insult

2.Sedate
Meaning: slow and relaxed
Synonym: earnest, grave
Sentence: He remained sedate under pressure.

3.Tacit
Meaning: expressed or understood without being directly stated
Synonym: implied, implicit
Sentence: There was a tacit agreement that he would pay off the loan.

4.Nondescript
Meaning: not easily described
Synonym: beige, characterless
Sentence: Their performance was disappointingly nondescript

5.Specter
Meaning: a ghost or spirit of a dead person
Synonym: apparition, bogey
Sentence: feeling so terrified that every shadow became a specter

6.Contentious
Meaning: likely to cause people to argue or disagree
Synonym: belligerent, bellicose
Sentence: After a contentious debate, members of the committee finally voted to approve the funding.

7.Irate
Meaning: very angry
Synonym: angered, apoplectic
Sentence: Irate viewers called the television network to complain about the show.

8.Intimidating
Meaning: to make (someone) afraid
Synonym: bully
Sentence: He tries to intimidate his opponents.

9.Droll
Meaning: having an odd and amusing quality
Synonym: antic, chuckle some
Sentence: a book of droll stories

10.Inveigle
Meaning: to persuade (someone) to do something in a clever or deceptive way
Synonym: lure, entice
Sentence: She inveigled him to write the letter.







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