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THE HINDU VOCABULARY | 14.04.2017 | IMPORTANT FOR SBI PO

  THE HINDU VOCABULARY | 14.04.2017 | IMPORTANT FOR SBI PO


1. CLANNISH (ADJECTIVE): unfriendly

Synonyms: reserved, unreceptive Antonyms: welcoming, friendly

Example Sentence:

My neighbours are a clannish lot with no time for foreigners.


2. PATOIS (NOUN): jargon

Synonyms: argot, dialect Antonyms: standard, normal

Example Sentence: 

Most words were understood by teenager, but the gentleman looked confused at some of the words due to the teenager’s patois.


3. COHESIVE (ADJECTIVE): closely united

Synonyms: tenacious, connected Antonym: separated, detached

Example Sentence:

The cohesive particles in the atoms were seen by the microscope.


4. PRECEPT (NOUN): law

Synonyms: doctrine, axiom Antonyms: lawlessness, disbelief

Example sentence: 

Change is the precept of the nature.


5. FLAIL (VERB): beat

Synonyms: smack, smash Antonyms: compliment, praise

Example Sentence: 

They flailed Rahul badly and robbed thereafter.


6. HOVEL (NOUN): tiny unkempt house

Synonyms: hut, cottage Antonyms: mansion, castle

Example Sentence:

There was a hovel across the road.


7. HARROWING (ADJECTIVE): frightening

Synonyms: distressing, traumatic Antonyms: pleasant, appeasing

Example sentence: 

And that was a harrowing sight.


8. LACKEY (NOUN): servant

Synonyms: attendant, butler Antonyms: boss, master

Example Sentence:

Why do you always treat him as a lackey?


9. INORDINATE (ADJECTIVE): exceeding reasonable limits

Synonyms: excessive, unreasonable Antonyms: moderate, limited

Example Sentence: 

The inordinate prices of the living is unaffordable to most of the people.


10. PUTATIVE (ADJECTIVE): commonly believed

Synonyms: presumed, presumptive Antonym: true, real

Example Sentence: 

After the scientists conduct their lab experiment, they will know if their putative theory is correct.

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