Writing Vocabulary

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1.Evanescent:(temporary)
Example:Life is an evanescent affair.

2.Mirth:(joy)
Example:Student life is full of mirth.

3.Genocide:(killing of large number of people)
Example:Hitler attempted to do a genocide of Jews.

4.Paltry:(less)
Example: Students go abroad to make lot of money as in India they get paltry sum.

5.feudal:(big landlords)
Example: The CEO’s of multinationals are the new feudal lords.

6.Oration:(applause)
Example:The Indian player received standing oration.

7.Renounce:(to give up)
Example:Buddha renounced his crown in search of spiritual peace.

8.fitful:(not continuous)
Example: He was suffering from fitful fever.

9.Levy:(impose tax)
Example: Fresh levies will be politically harmful for the minority govt.

10.Quicksilver:(uncertain)
Example: He is known for his quicksilver mood:one second he is happy,next moment he is angry.

11.Genesis:(origin)

Example: The genesis of Bangladesh is traced to Pakistan.

12.Magnum opus:(masterpiece)
Example: Mona Lisa was Leonardo’s magnum opus.

13.Quorum:(sufficient number of member to pass an order)
Example: No resolution could be moved in the meeting for the back of quorum.

14.Inimical:(opposed)
Example: The boss was inimical to me and I was forced to resign.

15.Temper:(interfere)
Example:The clerk was dismissed for tampering with the office records.

16.Sabotage:(damage knowingly)
Example:The opposition is trying to sabotage the elections.

17.Ominous:(something bad in future)
Example: Smoking at an early age is ominous for his health.

18.Faux pas :(social error)
Example:He committed a faux pas in the wedding by calling his wife.”Behanji”

19.Covert:(secret)
Example: A gentleman is always fair in his dealings and refrains from taking part in convert activities.

20.Burgeon:(grow rapidly)
Example: We have a burgeoning computer industry in our country.

21.Aberration:(error)
Example:She asked her brother reason for aberration in his behavior.

22.Maiden:(first)
Example:To score one’s maiden century at Lord’s is a rare thing.

23.Oasis:(pleasant place surrounded by unpleasant ones)
Example: Mr.Raghav’s neatly-maintained house is on oasis in the middle of the dirty village.

24.Prudent:(wise)
Example: A prudent person is careful in avoiding risks ,difficulties etc.

25.Accomplice:(partner)
Example: He was an accomplice in the theft as he helped another person do wrong.

26.Alias:(name other than one’s usual name)
Example:Along with the name of Chandraswami,he is also known as K.N. Agarwal alias Mamaji.

27.Marooned:(left in place where no one lives )
Example:Robinson Crusoe was marooned on an island.

28.Nominal:(in name,but not in reality)
Example: Sonia Gandhi is the real person in charge of operations while Mr.Singh is only a nominal head.

29.Rock bottom:(at low level)
Example: In the absence of a good atmosphere,their performance is likely to hit rock bottom.

30.Nexus:(link)
The nexus between the underworld and the politicians is very disturbing.

31.Mutilate:(disfigure)
The car accident mutilated his arms and legs.

32.Outright:(complete)
He is at the outright a traitor.

33.Stingy:(miser)
Jews are stingy by nature.

34.Precocious:(prematurely developed)
He was a precocious child who learnt to speak at the age of four.

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