Vijendra Singh is teaching live on Unacademy Plus
Vocab for SSC/Bank Vijendra
Delineate Verb To describe, draw or explain sth in detail Describe Depict Set forth Outline Define Fix Our objective need to precisely delineated. The ship's route is clearly delineated on the map
Impasse Noun Deadlock Stalemate Checkmate Cul-de-sac Standstill . Dead end Log jam . The Governor attempted to resolve Minnesota's current budget impasse .The proposal offered both sides a way out of the diplomatic impasse.
decadence noun behaviour, attitudes, etc. which show a fall in standards .debasement debauchery fall 'degeneracy deterioration 'The decadence of modern western society
sedition noun the use of words or actions that are intended to encourage people to oppose a government e agitation . rabble-rousing Subversion treason . mutiny revolt The letter was declared seditious.
attrition noun 1. the process of reducing the number of people who are employed by an organization 2. a process of making sb/sth, weaker by repeatedly attacking Attenuation Weakening Grinding It was a war of attrition These were the economics not of efficiency but of attrition
Perdition Noun Punishment that lasts for ever after death . Hell . Damnation Annihilation .Ruin
munificent adjective extremely generous ' magnanimous lavish benevolent altruistic big-hearted ' charitable He enjoys being munificent on a princely scale.
ilibuster noun a long speech made in a parliament in order to delay a vote delay impediment delaying tactics procrastination speechifying The speaker filibustered spectacularly.
Ravine Noun deep, very narrow valley with steep sides Abyss PaSS . Gorge . Canyon The track continued along the bottom of the ravine.
Dogmatic Adjective Being certain that your beliefs are right and that others should accept them, without paying attention to evidence or other opinions Authoritative Doctrinaire .Arrogant Intolerant Canonical Assertive .There is a danger of becoming too dogmatic about teaching methods. .He was strident and dogmatic in giving his opinions
Negligible Adjective Of very little importance or size and not worth considering Small Insignificant Minimal . Trifling . Trivial Petty Paltry Minute . Tiny .The cost was negligible
Spasmodic Adjective Happening suddenly for short periods of time; not regular or continuous .Sporadic Occasional Intermittent Erratic Periodic Irregular Fitful .There was spasmodic fighting in the area yesterday.
Spurn Verb To reject or refuse sb/sth, especially in a proud way Shun Turn down Despise Ignore Disregard Repudiate Disdain The president spurned the tight security surrounding him and adopted a more int mate style of campaigning
Fissure Noun A long deep crack in sth, especially in rock or in the earth. .Crack Cleft Rift Rupture . Chasm Hole Gap Split .Parched grassland dissected by open dry fissures .Fissures in the ocean floor
Farcical Adjective Ridiculous and not worth taking seriously . Absurd . Ludicrous Stupid Preposterous Silly It was a farcical trial
Surmise Verb To guess or suppose .Conjecture .Speculate . Deduce . Presume . infer From the looks on their faces, I surmised that they had had an argument. .
Incantation Noun Special words that are spoken to have a magic . Chant . Charm Invocation Abracadabra Magic formula
debilitate verb to make sth weaker . undermine sap wear out exhaust impair .cripple . enervate .devitalize re severely debilitated by hunger and disease. .Prolonged strike action debilitated the industry.
transcend verb to be good or go beyond the usual limits of sth * surpass excel .outshine eclipse . go beyond .His works by far transcend anything that has gone before. .What we felt for each other transcended all other emotions
adorn verb to make more attractive by decorating decorate ornament garnish embellish Gold rings adorned his fingers. ' gild . Graffiti adorned the walls .The children adorned themselves with flowers.
Gingerly Adverb In a careful way . Cautiously . Prudently . Carefully .Attentively Delicately Judiciously . Tentatively .He opened the box gingerly and looked inside