August 05, 2016

The Hindu Vocabulary for SBI, IBPS, RBI, LIC, SSC & UPSC exams #1

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Let's learn some new words... These words are from The Hindu daily news paper


  1. Stalemate 
    • Deadlock, Delay, Arrest, Pause, Stand still
    • X Headway, Progress
  2. Contentious
    • = Tending to argument, Quarrelsome, Combative, Belligerent, Petulant, Perverse
  3. Tweak
    • = Adjust, Jerk, Pinch, Tease
  4. Levy
    • = Assessment, Tax, Custom, Burden, Fee, Impost, Toll, Muster, Charge, Extort, Summon
    • X Veto, Disapprove
  5. Threshold 
    • = Opening, Beginning, Doorstep, Edge, Entrance, Gate, origin, Verge, Vestibule
  6. Inflation
    • = Substantial rise in prices, Increase, Boost, Escalation, Hike, Expansion, Rise, Distension
    • X Deflation, Compression, Shrinkage, Decrease
  7. Regress
    • = To move backward, Return to earlier way of doing things, Backslide, Degenerate, Ebb, Deteriorate, Lapse, Retreat, Sink
    • X Develop, Grow, Progress
  8. Repercussion
    • = An effect or result; Consequence, Echo, Backlash, Impact, Influence, Rebound, Side effect, Reverberation, Backfire
    • X Cause, Inception, Origin, Source
  9. Spur
    • = Stimulus, Catalyst, Activation, Impulse, Trigger, Urge, Motive, Inducement, Prompt
    • X Curb, Hindrance, Discourage, Dissuade
  10. Bolster
    • = Help, Aid, Assist, Boost, Bulwark, Carry, Hold Up, Sustain, Strengthen
    • X Hinder, Obstruct, Prevent, Undermine
*(= means synonyms; X means antonyms)

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Synonyms 1 - General English for SBI, IBPS and RBI exams


Synonyms 1 - General English for SBI, IBPS and RBI exams

Find the Synonyms for the given words

  1. Moot
    1. Decided
    2. Proven
    3. Resolved
    4. Dubious
  2. Usher
    1. Escort
    2. Abandon
    3. Maroon
    4. Neglect
  3. Ambit
    1. Interior
    2. Boundary
    3. Minimum
    4. Inside
  4. Pegged
    1. Detach
    2. Moving
    3. Secure
    4. Exonerate
  5. Forge
    1. Imitate
    2. Reverse
    3. Orginal
    4. Differ
  6. Cussed
    1. Submissive
    2. Helpful
    3. Obstinate
    4. Flexible
  7. Subsume
  8. General English - Synonyms for IBPS PO 2016
    1. Remove
    2. Withdraw
    3. Include
    4. Free
  9. Ramification
    1. Cause
    2. Enduring
    3. Branch
    4. Union
  10. Consensus
    1. Unison
    2. Dispute
    3. Animosity
    4. Breach
  11. Frittered
    1. Store
    2. Consume
    3. Hold
    4. Collect



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