Vijendra Singh is teaching live on Unacademy Plus
Vocab for SSC/Bank Vijendra
Sordid Adjective 1. Immoral or dishonest 2. very dirty and unpleasant . Dirty Filthy Vile Squalid Mucky . Corrupt Immoral .Dishonest .It was a shock to discover the truth about his sordid past. .I didn't want to hear the sordid details of their relationship.
Discreet Adjective Careful in what you say or do .Tactful Careful Cautious . Prudent Delicate .Guarded . Wary . He was always very discreet about his love affairs You ought to make a few discreet enquiries before you sign anything.
Encumber Verb To make it difficult for sb to do sth or for sth to happen Burden Load Weigh .Saddle . Strain .Hamper Impede .Obstruct .Prevent The police operation was encumbered by crowds of reporters. The business is . encumbered with debt.
Hodgepodge Noun A number of things mixed together without any particular order or reason .Hotchpotch Mishmash Medley M lange Mess A hodgepodge of ideas . Mix . Jumble
Abdicate Verb To give up the position of being kind or queen . Resign Resign from the throne Stand down .Give up Quit She was forced to abdicate the throne of Spain. .
Aggrieved Adjective Feeling that you have been treated unfairly Bitter Resentful Pained .Distressed .Saddened Unhappy Upset . Offended He had every right to feel aggrieved at the decision. .
Plebeian Adjective 1. Connected with ordinary people 2. lacking in culture or education .Lower-class .Working-class Proletarian Mean .Uncultured refined Ignoble He was a man of plebeian tastes re an essential part of plebeian culture.
Punitive Adjective Intendedas punishment Disciplinary . Retributive .Vindictive Penal There are calls for more punitive measures against people who drink and drive. He was awarded punitive damages. .
Recapitulate Verb To repeat or give a summary of what has already been said, decided, ete ' Recap Summarize Sum up .Review .Repeat Reiterate To recapitulate briefly, the three main points are these.....