November 20, 2017

Vocabulary for IBPS, SBI, RBI, SSC & UPSC exams #26

Vocabulary for IBPS PO, IBPS Clerk, SBI PO, SBI Clerk, RBI Grade B, RBI Assistant, SSC CGL Tier 1 & Tier 2, and UPSC CSAT exams

Vocabulary for IBPS PO, IBPS Clerk, SBI PO, SBI Clerk, RBI Grade B, RBI Assistant, SSC CGL Tier 1 & Tier 2, and UPSC CSAT exams
The words given below are take from the article 'DeMon', Nationalism and Democracy' from the magazine "Economic and Political Weekly, dated November 11, 2017.

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  1. ABYSMAL = Extremely bad
  2. FIASCO = Complete failure
  3. ENSUED = Happen or occur afterwards or as a result of
  4. MISERY = A state or feeling of great physical or mental distress
  5. INDIGNITY = Circumstances that cause one to feel shame
  6. ASTOUNDINGLY = Surprisingly, Impressively
  7. COMPOSURE = The state of being calm and in control of oneself
  8. DEFIED = Openly resist or refuse to obey
  9. PROCLIVITY = Tendency to do something regularly
  10. HOARDED = Accumulate and hide - money or valued object
  11. RESORT TO = Turning to a course of action in difficult situation
  12. WORKAROUNDS = A method for overcoming a problem in a system
  13. SERPENTINE = Winding and twisting like a snake
  14. DESPAIR = The complete loss or absence o hope
  15. SENSITIVITY = Feelings liable to be hurt
  16. PRESUMED = Believe; Guess; Judge
  17. COUNTERFEIT = Faked; Copied; Forged
  18. MISERABLE = Causing unhappiness or discomfort; Tragic
  19. INFLICTION = A nuisance
  20. OVERWHELMING = Very great in amount
  21. NATIONALISM = Identification with one's own nation and supporting it's interests
  22. SWAY = Control; Rule; Domination; Power
  23. PREDATORY = Seeking to exploit others
  24. LUMPEN = Uninterested in revolutionary advancement ∕∕ Foolish; Stupid
  25. AUTOCRATIC = Relating to a ruler who has absolute power
  26. EXPLOITED = Benefit unfairly from the work of someone
  27. OPPRESSED = Abused; Maltreated; Misused; Exploited
  28. Ride Roughshod Over (Phrase) = Treat disrespectfully; Show no consideration for
  29. EXHORTATION = Persuasion; Pressurization; Insistence; Communication urging someone to do something in a forceful way
  30. CAPITALISM = Private ownership

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