1. 1 Accede
    Agree to a demand, request, or treaty The supreme court authorities did not ******* to the jallikattu supporters School Principal did not ******* to parents for reducing fee HR did not ****** to the club's request for support
  2. 2 Abduct
    Take (someone) away illegally by force or deception Kidnap The hermit turns out to be the rakshasa-king, Ravan, who ***** her. The millionaire who disappeared may have been *******
  3. 3 Aberration
    A departure from what is normal Unsual, or unexpected, typically an unwelcome one They described the outbreak of violence in the area as an *******
  4. 4 Accentuate
    Emphasize To stress Make more noticeable or prominant ******** the moral in your speech with the help of a quote or an anecdote Learn to ********, learn to inflate, listeners will definitely cogitate ********** point instills (registers in mind) through conscious contemplation
  5. 5 Accomplished
    Very Capable
  6. 6 Accord
    give or grant someone (power, status, or recognition). "the powers ******** to the head of state"
  7. 7 Accost
    To approach and speak to boldly or aggressively, as with a demand or request Angry beggar ***** me for money Teenage children are ****** parents to fulfil their desires ****** anybody is prohibited in Cummins. You must be humble You cannot win one's love by *******
  8. 8 Accrue
    Accumulate Collect Grow Increase The bonus ***** in your account will be carried forward
  9. 9 Acquaintance
    Personal knowledge or information about someone or something Familiarity Conversance
  10. 10 Adage
    A proverb or short statement expressing a general truth. "the old ***** ‘out of sight out of mind’"
  11. 11 Adept
    Very skilled Proficient Expert With 6 years of experience, I became ***** in CFD analyses
  12. 12 Adjudge
    Consider or declare to be TRUE or the case She was ******** guilty
  13. 13 Adored
    Very Loved
  14. 14 Adorn
    To decorate Add beauty Lot of flowers are used to ****** the idols during worship Music, festivals and celebrations ****** life ******** shops attract buyers
  15. 15 Advent
    Inception Onset Beginning Commencement Start ******* of 20th century marked with great technological developments on electronic goods ******* of parenting brings patience Quality of our meetings, learnings changed with ******** pathways
  16. 16 Advocate
    to speak or write in favor of support or urge by argument recommend publicly Initiating a change needs more heads ******** the change idea I always ******** righteousness, integrity I ******** his viewpoint
  17. 17 Akin
    Similar My parents were *****, probably half cousins
  18. 18 Alleviate
    Make (suffering, deficiency, or a problem) less severe He couldn't prevent her pain, only could ****** it

    Slow, deliberate and controlled breathing helps ******* this and sends more oxygen to the brain allowing for more reasoned thinking processes to take place.
  19. 19 Allude
    Hint Intimate Suggest To refer casually or indirectly While explaining me the tasks of my new job, colleague ******** the risks involved Manager must ******** and elicit answers from reportee instead of directly answering or showing solution
  20. 20 Aloof
    Not friendly Distant Sulking There are leaders who are ******* to the point of avoiding employee interaction
  21. 21 Amiable
    Having or displaying a friendly and pleasant manner
  22. 22 Analogous
    Similar or equivalent in some respects though otherwise dissimilar Brains and computers are often considered ****** Salmon roe is marketed as ****** to caviar
  23. 23 Ancient
    Very Old
  24. 24 Anecdote
    Short account of an incident (especially a biographical one) Sharing a life lesson with the help of short ******* helps people grasp the knowledge faster
  25. 25 Anguish
    Severe mental or physical pain or suffering "she shut her eyes in *****"
  26. 26 Anomaly
    something that deviates from what is standard, normal, or expected
  27. 27 Anxious
    Very worried
  28. 28 Applaud
    Clap hands or shout after performance in approval The dance performance deserves a huge round of ********* ********** encourages and motivates individuals
  29. 29 Apprehend
    Arrest Catch Capture Seize Understand, comprehend, realize, recognize,The thieves were quickly ******* He is sharp enough to ******* even complex problem I am a slow learner, it is difficult for me to ******* discussions and key points at the first instance
  30. 30 Arbitrary
    Based on or subject to individual discretion or preference or sometimes impulse or caprice An ***** decision will not fetch you fruits. You must contemplate before making decisions I ****** chose the T shirt out of available lot as all of the them were good
  31. 31 Articulate
    Speak fluently and coherently Eloquent Have nicely gave an ***** account of their experiences from recent holiday
  32. 32 As cool as cucumber
    Calm demeanour
  33. 33 As green as gooseberry
    To be very young, immature, and/or inexperienced
  34. 34 Assertive
    A well thought out way of responding One must practice ******** to grow in life
  35. 35 Assimilate
    Take in and understand fully (information or ideas) Absorb and integrate (people, ideas, or culture) into a wider society or culture Marie tried to ****** the week's events Top trends are ******* into the mainstream with alarming speed
  36. 36 Astonish
    Astound Wonder Amaze Your ability to speak six languages is ******* me I was ********* to see the great change in her confidence Nature always *********** me
  37. 37 Astray
    Away from the correct path or direction. "we went ****** but a man redirected us"
  38. 38 Atrocious
    Very Bad
  39. 39 Attenuate
    Become weaker in strength, value, or magnitude Reduced Decreased Diminished Reduce in thickness Radiation from the sun is ********** by the earth's atmosphere ********* battery, bad weather mad the day laborious and strenuous
  40. 40 Attribute
    Assign Give credit to Impute Ascribe We ********** this quotation to Shakespeare People ******** great cleverness to cats Teams success can be ********* to each team member
  41. 41 Autocratic
    • A ruler who has absolute power
    • Relating to a system of government in which most of the important decisions are taken by state officials rather than by elected representatives

    They say that ******* leadersip helps solidify the organization so it acts with coherence. "like many *******, Franco found the exercise of absolute power addictive

    well-established ********* procedures
  42. 42 Babble
    To utter a meaningless confusion of words or sounds To talk foolishly or idly chatter Gabble Jabber Rapid and indistinct speech Kids ********* while playing to suppress each other Babies ********* before they can talk TMOD role helps to prevent ******** and helps to develop sensible Talking I have a habit of ******** in anxiety
  43. 43 Barge
    Intrude Interfere Force one self Enter a room hurriedly without permission ******** and out of Toastmasters meeting when somebody is on stage is prohibited Stop ******** like that, I don't like it I must avoid ********** discussions and must listen completely first
  44. 44 Barrier
    A structure, such as a fence, built to bar passage Something immaterial that obstructs or impedes Pursuing family life becomes a big ******** to our freedom of taking quick decisions
  45. 45 Bastion
    A projecting part of a fortification Well-fortified position One that is considered similar to a defensive stronghold You are a ******* of strength
  46. 46 Beautiful
    Very Pretty
  47. 47 Befitting
    Appropriate to the occasion
  48. 48 Behold
    To perceive through sight or apprehension See or observe (someone or something especially of remarkable or impressive nature) Contemplate Girls ****** their handsome prince I wish to ******* lord Sri Ram every moment They ******* a bright star shining in the sky The wrath of an angry woman is something to ******** Dean muttered ********** the beautiful nature, I completely lost myself On her birthday, she ******* the special gift of her father *******, here I am It was pleasure to ******* the beauty of sun set
  49. 49 Belligerent
    Someone or nation engaged in fights or war Combatant Fighter, scrapper Aggressive The mood at the meeting was ********
  50. 50 Benign
    • Kind Amiable Congenial Approachable
    • Of a kind and gentle disposition Showing gentleness and mildness Tending to exert a beneficial influence; Favorable Having little or no detrimental effect Harmless A policy with ******* consequences for the economy A chemical additive that is environmentally *******
    • He adopted a ******* grandfatherly role
  51. 51 Bewildered
    Baffled Bemused Confounded Confused Perplexed by many conflicting situations or statements Parents are often ******** by kid's questions I was ********* to see the protocols followed in Toastmasters meeting She felt ********* on the first day of school
  52. 52 Bizarre
    Unconventional Odd or unusual It was ******** to see him smoking, because i never saw him smoke
  53. 53 Blatant
    Unpleasantly loud and noisy
  54. 54 Bleak
    (of an area of land) lacking vegetation and exposed to the elements Uncertain
  55. 55 Blemish
    a small mark or flaw which spoils the appearance of something Imperfection Fault Flaw The girl's hands were without a ******* His reign as world champion has been ******** by controversy
  56. 56 Boggle
    Hesitate as if in fear or doubt Shy away or be overcome with fright or astonishment The mind is now ******* at all the numbers on the table, both sides agreed to a recess of an hour to make decision Performance of athletes in Olympics is always mind ********
  57. 57 Bolster
    Reinforce Fortify Provide (a seat) with padded support I must ********** Nandu and Laki's creativity ********* my wife's shopping skills helps in saving cost but also sometimes is detrimental to her effective use of time Audience in Toastmasters meeting ******* speakers through applauds and encouraging feedbacks Enhanced meeting quality is starting to ******** confidence in speakers ---------------------- ******** the seats for a more comfortable ride
  58. 58 Born with a silver spoon
    Very lucky
  59. 59 Brilliant
    Very Clever
  60. 60 Broach
    Raise (a difficult subject) for discussion He ******* the subject he had been avoiding all evening 1o1 meetings most of the times need ****** feedback If you don't **** it at right time, it may get too late
  61. 61 Brutal
    Extremely ruthless or cruel Crude or unfeeling in manner or speech Harsh Unrelenting Disagreeably precise or penetrating ******** winter in the Arctic Spoke with ******** honesty
  62. 62 Cakewalk
  63. 63 Calibre
    A degree or grade of excellence or worth Ability A musician of high ******
  64. 64 Candid
    Free from prejudice Impartial Straightforward Unbiased I gave them my ********* opinion I always try to be as ******** as possible
  65. 65 Capitulate
    To surrender under specified conditions come to terms To give up all resistance Acquiesce All flat owners ******** the issue of car parking Though I show some resistance to a futile change, I ********* on prolonged discussion
  66. 66 Captivate
    Attract and hold the interest and attention of Charm Sita is being held ****** by the rakshasa-king Ravan. He was ******** by her beauty
  67. 67 Caveat
    A warning or caution
  68. 68 Chaos
    A condition or place of great disorder or confusion Mess The desk was a ******* of papers and unopened letters
  69. 69 Cherish
    Treat with affection and tenderness Hold dear Keep fondly in mind Entertain Parents ********* cherish the moments when their young child starts talking Family ********** memorable moments of life
  70. 70 Chimera
    A thing which is hoped for but is illusory or impossible to achieve. "the economic sovereignty you claim to defend is a *****"
  71. 71 Cling
    Hold on tightly to

    She ******* to Joe's arm
  72. 72 Cogitate
    Think Contemplate Mull over My kids struggling with math makes me ******** to find a remedy or new technique Writing speech needs sufficient ********
  73. 73 Colossal
    Very Large
  74. 74 Commute
    To travel some distance regularly between one's home and one's place of work People in India ****** long distances between cities to earn livelihoods ******** by 2 wheeler in monsoon poses risks
  75. 75 Compel
    To force, drive, or constrain To necessitate or pressure by force To exert a strong, irresistible force on An energy crisis ****** fuel conservation The land, in a certain very real way ****** the minds of the people Duty ****** the soldiers to volunteer for the mission
  76. 76 Comply
    Act in accordance with someone's rules, commands, or wishes Follow Abide by He ******** with my instructions You must ******* or else you will have to face extinction
  77. 77 Concede
    Admit or Acknowledge Often reluctantly As being true To grant (a privilege or right, for example) Subordinate ******** to boss eventually Guests will be ******** to deliver prepared Speeches after becoming toastmasters
  78. 78 Condemn
    Express complete disapproval of Censure Most leaders roundly ******* the attack
  79. 79 Confine
    Leep within bounds Restrict Shut or keep in Especially to imprison To restrict in movement Please ****** your remarks to the issues at hand The sick child was ******* to bed I request you to ******* yourself to the auditorium and cafeteria. refrain from venturing into places you are not supposed to visit
  80. 80 Confiscated
    (of property) taken or seized with authority Government has right to ********* any public property for nations development
  81. 81 Confront
    Face I have a habit of ****** my weakness until I eradicate them "the new government was ******** with many profound difficulties"
  82. 82 Conjure
    Cause (a spirit or ghost) to appear by means of a magic ritual Implore (someone) to do something They hoped to ****** up the spirit of their dead friend She ****** him to return
  83. 83 Connote
    (of a word) imply or suggest (an idea or feeling) in addition to the literal or primary meaning. Note that fear is a de-motivator which ****** negative results. "the term ‘modern science’ usually ******* a complete openness to empirical testing"
  84. 84 Conscience
    The awareness of a moral or ethical aspect to one's conduct together with the urge to prefer right over wrong Conformity to one's own sense of right conduct Let your ********* be your guide. A person of unflagging *********
  85. 85 Consensual
    Existing by consent Agreed It was a ********* relationship between two adults, no molestation involved
  86. 86 Conservative
    Very Conventional
  87. 87 Consolidate
    Bring together into a single whole or system Town and county schools are being ******** All the findings in a project must be ******** for future reference It is necessary to ********** all the data to draw correct conclusions
  88. 88 Construe
    Make sense of Assign a meaning to Interpret How do you ***** his behavior My statement was mis******** The essence of his speech was difficult to *******
  89. 89 Contagious
    Spreading from one to another Displaying enthusiasm at work is *******, and people expect that the source of such is their leader
  90. 90 Contemplate
    To look at attentively and thoughtfully Cogitate Ponder Meditate To consider carefully and at length *********** the problem from all sides Every speech needs deep ********* after the speech
  91. 91 Contentious
    Inclined or showing an inclination to dispute or disagree Disputative Litigious
  92. 92 Copious
    Containing plenty Ample supply Abundant This year farmers had ****** harvest ******* rainfall disturbed habitat in many parts of Maharashtra
  93. 93 Copulate
    Have sexual intercourse. "only the dominant male ***** with the female"
  94. 94 Courteous
    Having or showing good manners Polite Characterized by gracious consideration toward others
  95. 95 Covert
    One who hides from facing difficulty
  96. 96 Cribbing
    Copying illicitly Grumbling He was doing an exam and didn't want anybody to ******* the answers from him Those guys have nothing to ****** about
  97. 97 Cross your fingers
    Very Good luck
  98. 98 Cupid
    Roman Mythological god of love The son of Venus Used as a symbol of love
  99. 99 Curtail
    To cut short or reduce I've had to ****** my visit due to bad whether at the destination ******** expenses is inevitable during slowdown in business
  100. 100 Cut loose the dead wood
    To eliminate or remove one who is ineffective and unproductive
  101. 101 Damn
    To condemn as harmful, illegal, or immoral Used to emphasize something in negative emotion A cleric who ****** gambling and strong drink ***** it, it caused failure It is a ******* thing
  102. 102 Daunt
    Scare off Frighten off Scare away Frighten away Cause to lose courage Every ***** work brings an opportunity with it DFSS became so ******** and intimidating that people are frustrated and are leaving the company because of the pressure From ******** to daring is the journey of a Toastmaster
  103. 103 Dazzle
    To amaze, Very bright, overwhelm, or bewilder with spectacular display To become blinded To inspire admiration or wonder A figure skater who ****** the audience with virtuosic jumps Usage of high beam head lamps in vehicles inside city is not suggested. It ****** the oncoming vehicle drivers and can cause accidents.
  104. 104 Debacle
    Fiasco Failure Downfall Sudden and ignominious failure; a fiasco. "the only man to reach double figures in the second-innings *******"
  105. 105 Debar
    Exclude or shut out Bar Forbid Hinder People coming late to the training will be ****** from the training Misbehaving team members are often *******
  106. 106 Decapitate
    Cut off the head Behead ********* group often fails
  107. 107 Decease
    A person's death He held the post until his untimely ****** in 1991
  108. 108 Deceit
    The act of betraying someone by hiding or misrepresenting the truth When you ******* someone, you fall in their eyes. you lose credibility ******* can break the longterm friendship in few moments
  109. 109 Deciduous
    Falling off or shed at a specific season or stage of growth Ephemeral Shed ********* leaves ********** teeth
  110. 110 Decipher
    Interpret (ambiguous, obscure, or illegible matter) Convert from a code to plain text; decode You have to contemplate and ****** the important information out of patents and papers and make use of it in our projects Listening to prominant speakers, you must learn to ******* their tricks
  111. 111 Decorum
    We have to maintain the decorum of the meeting
  112. 112 Deduce
    Arrive at (a fact or a conclusion) by reasoning Draw as a logical conclusion "little can be safely ****** from these figures"
  113. 113 Deem
    Have as an opinion Judge To regard as Consider I ******** it was time for a change ********* the results unsatisfactory
  114. 114 Defend
    To make or keep safe from danger, attack, or harm To attempt to prevent the opposition To support or maintain, as by argument or action It is necessary to ******** an idea that is good for many Parents should refrain from ********* their child's wrong actions
  115. 115 Defer
    Postpone Procrastinate Put off We decided to ***** our visit to J&K due to sensitive situation there Our new house possession ******* for few more months owing to pending work We have decided to ******* club contest due to sufficient time availability for Area contest ******** speech opportunity is a substantial loss to the development of a Toastmaster I decided to ******* Yoga Teacher training course to next year
  116. 116 Deficit
    Inadequacy Insufficiency
  117. 117 Defy
    Oppose or resist with boldness Refuse to cooperate To be unaffected by Challenge or dare (someone) to do something If you are not convinced of something, there is nothing wrong in ****** to do it ******* the blockade by sailing straight through it ******** the court order by leaving the country So the plague ******** all medicines She ********* her accusers to prove their charges Ram could have ******* the wishes of his father and taken control of throne but he chose to obey
  118. 118 Dejected
    Being in low spirits Depressed Downhearted Lord Krishna said the one who is neither delighted nor ******* by worldly things is the one who attains immortality ******* due to failures is the sign of weak mind Sometimes ******** does lead to new beginning through experience
  119. 119 Delicious
    Very tasty
  120. 120 Delighted
    • Feeling or showing great pleasure Jovial: cheerful and friendly Cheerful: noticeably happy and optimistic Elated: very happy, proud, jubilant Merry: Full of cheerfulness or gaiety
    • Very Happy
  121. 121 Demagogue
    A leader who obtains power by means of impassioned appeals to the emotions and prejudices of the populace A leader of the common people in ancient times
  122. 122 Demeanour
    Appearance The way a person behaves towards others Conduct Your success is determined by your ****** I maintain approachable ******* Our leader always maintains sober *****
  123. 123 Deploy
    To position (troops) in readiness for combat To put into use or action Indian army decided to ******* a part of their army to take position on the other side For effective use of resources, we must ****** them on 1 short and 1 long term project
  124. 124 Deprive
    Take away possessions from someone Divest ******** yourself from Humour speech contest is a loss to your Toastmasters journey SAA will ****** you from Barging in and out of room while somebody is speaking on stage Many are ******** of basic needs in the aftermath of natural disaster I didn't know that during slow down, you are also ****** of FE ALD activity. That's beyond my understanding.
  125. 125 Depute
    To appoint or authorize as an agent or a representative To assign (authority or duties) to another Delegate I was ****** as a group leader in CRTI I would like to ****** you as an in charge of quality
  126. 126 Derisive
    Expressing contempt or ridicule He gave a harsh and ******** laugh
  127. 127 Derogatory
    Disparaging Delittling Tending to detract or diminish Intentionally offensive ********* comments can spark arguments
  128. 128 Despair
    The complete loss or absence of hope. "a voice full of self-hatred and ******"
  129. 129 Despondent
    In low spirits from loss of hope or courage Disheartened Despairing She grew more and more ********
  130. 130 Destine
    To determine beforehand; preordain To assign for a specific end, use, or purpose To direct toward a given destination A foolish scheme ***** to fail A film ******** to become a classic Money ******* to pay for their child's education A flight ****** for Tokyo I was ****** to become a leader and a prominent orator
  131. 131 Destitute
    Very Poor Utterly lacking Devoid Lacking resources or the means of subsistence Most of the recruits are ******* of any experience in cfd
  132. 132 Deteriorate
    Become worse or disintegrate Mental afflictions can ******* the mind's ability to innovate A ********* relationship can be reinforced by the love Plastic *********** nature
  133. 133 Deterrant
    Something that deters A retaliatory means of discouraging enemy attack To prevent or discourage from acting, as by means of fear or doubt Derogatory remarks of few individuals cannot ******* me from my goal of achieving success of KB Dogs are a ********* to theft Does negotiated disarmament ******* war? HR is becoming a ******** for the progress of Toastmasters in Cummins
  134. 134 Detrimental
    Causing harm or injury Damaging to career and reputation Prejudicious The reporter's coverage resulted ******* publicity for the defendant Laziness is ******* to performance Junk food is ******* to one's health Littering is ******** to surroundings Cutting trees is ******** to eco system
  135. 135 Devour
    To eat up greedily To destroy Consume Waste Flames ******* the structure in minutes ******* a novel Kumbhakarna ******* srirama's army before being decapitated by srirama
  136. 136 Dilemma
  137. 137 Diligent
    having or showing care and conscientiousness in one's work or duties After ****** searching, he found a parcel
  138. 138 Discard
    To throw away Reject It is better to ***** the material if it cannot be reused If it is not adding value to the meeting, it is better to ******* it from the protocols
  139. 139 Discern
    Recognize or find out Distinguish (someone or something) with difficulty by sight or with the other senses I can ******* no difference between the two policies she could faintly ******* the shape of a skull
  140. 140 Discontent
    Dissatisfaction with one's circumstances
  141. 141 Discrete
    Separate or distinct in form or concept Consisting of distinct or separate parts
  142. 142 Discretion
    The quality of behaving or speaking in such a way as to avoid causing offence or revealing confidential information The freedom to decide what should be done in a particular situation Local authorities should use their ******* in setting the charges She knew she could rely on his ********
  143. 143 Disguise
    To change the appearance or guise of something so as to conceal identity or mislead, as by means of deceptive garb Authenticity is an integral part of leadership behaviours, you cannot ********* yourself for a long time In this real world, people choose to ******** their background to gain advantage
  144. 144 Disjunction
    The act of disjoining or the condition of being disjointed Disconnect A ******** between thought and action
  145. 145 Disparity
    The condition or fact of being unequal, as in age, rank, or degree Difference Unlikeness Incongruity Narrow the economic ******* among regions and industries
  146. 146 Dispel
    Make disappear No one can ****** your self-misconceptions except you.
  147. 147 Dispensable
    Not essential Unimportant Disposable He hold back many Dispensable items at home
  148. 148 Disposition
    A person's inherent qualities of mind and character. "your sunny ******* has a way of rubbing off on those around you" You may suffer from short term memory loss if you highly prone ****** to stress and anxiety
  149. 149 Disruptive
    Innovative or groundbreaking Breaking a ******** technology into the market is never easy
  150. 150 Distort
    pull or twist out of shape. give a misleading or false account or impression of. "a grimace ***** her mouth" "many factors can ***** the results"
  151. 151 Distress
    Extreme anxiety, sorrow, or pain Anguish Suffering caused by lack of money or the basic necessities of life To his ***** he saw that she was trembling The poor were helped in their ********
  152. 152 Dither
    A state of indecisive agitation To be nervously irresolute in acting or doing Suddenly boss arried at my desk when I was in the middle of something other than work, I ******** to his questions.
  153. 153 Divisive
    Creating dissension or discord Causing or tending to cause disagreement The points you mentioned to support our argument seem *******
  154. 154 Doe
    Female deer, especially a female roe, fallow deer, or reindeer. a female hare, rabbit, rat, ferret, or kangaroo.
  155. 155 Dogma
    1 A doctrine or a corpus of doctrines relating to matters such as morality and faith, set forth in an authoritative manner\n2. An authoritative principle, belief, or statement of ideas or opinion, especially one considered to be absolutely true\n3. A principle or belief or a group of them:\neg. The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present,
  156. 156 Dogmatic
    Relating to or of the nature of strong set of principles concerning faith, morals
  157. 157 Domino effect
    The situation in which something, usually something bad, happens, causing other similar events to happen.
  158. 158 Dormant
    Abeyant Inactive My bicycle has been ******* since long time Stitching machine and keyboard are lying ******* Drawing material is lying ****** *********** mind is dangerous
  159. 159 Dread
    To anticipate with apprehension or terror To fear greatly I everyday ******* the long drive back to home Impressions in subconscious mind make me ****** the things such as water, fire, height There are many who ******** public speaking
  160. 160 Duly
    In a proper manner At the expected time A ***** appointed official It is necessary to ***** submit your declaration
  161. 161 Dwell
    To live as a resident Reside To exist in a given place or state After every speech I ******* in joy I ******* in an apartment where people are happy
  162. 162 Dwindle
    To grow or cause to grow less in size, intensity, or number Diminish or shrink gradually The fillers gradually ******* from my speeches as I became more conscious My energy ******** as the day progresses The reason for failure is ******* enthusiasm and undisciplined effort
  163. 163 Ecstatic
    Experiencing overwhelming happiness Joyful: expressing great pleasure or happiness Glad: feeling pleasure or happiness Pleased: showing pleasure and satisfaction
  164. 164 Efficacy
    Capacity or power to produce a desired effect Concern about the safety and ****** of the vaccine
  165. 165 Effulgent
    Shining brightly; radiant. (of a person or their expression) emanating joy or goodness. "standing there was my father with the most effulgent smile on his face"
  166. 166 Elaborate
    Add details, as to an account or idea Clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing She ******* on the main ideas in her dissertation Could you please ******* what you meant
  167. 167 Elevate
    Raise Lift Get up Bring up Promote Upgrade Advance Kick upstairs John was ******* when a replacement was hired I got ******** to higher position after many years of hard work
  168. 168 Elicit
    To draw or bring out or forth; Educe Evoke You must ****** the truth from kids when you learn about their mistakes Leaders are good at ******* response with the help of open ended questions
  169. 169 Elucidate
    Make (something) clear Explain Work such as theirs will help to ******* this matter
  170. 170 Elude
    Escape Avoid (a danger, enemy, or pursuer), typically in a skilful or cunning way Evade Dodge Flee He tried to ******* the security men by sneaking through a back door
  171. 171 Embark
    Start Begin She ******* upon a new career Kids ******* upon learning skating We ******* upon meditation everyday I ******* upon improving my public speaking skills by joining toastmaster
  172. 172 Embarrassing
    To cause confusion and shame to Make uncomfortably self-conscious Disconcert Abash I felt ******** when the judge interrupted me abruptly It is so ******** to sit amongst ladies Impromptu speeches help you get rid of ******** when somebody ask you to speak in front of a group
  173. 173 Embrace
    Hug Clasp in the arms Accept (a belief, theory, or change) willingly, enthusiastically Our club members ***** every individual who is weak in communication skills and is willing to improve Cummins ******* diversity which enables innovation
  174. 174 Endeavour
    Try hard to do or achieve something Sincere attempt We're must ******* to achieve perfection
  175. 175 Endorse
    Give support or one's approval to Second Back Indorse I can't ***** this plan Executive council unanimously ******* change of club name All family members ******** to practice music daily
  176. 176 Endure
    Suffer (Jhelana) patiently We have to ******* sometimes certain tough situations which are beyond our control
  177. 177 Engender
    Cause or give rise to (a feeling, situation, or condition)

    The issue ******** continuing controversy
  178. 178 Enrich
    Make better or improve in quality The experience ********* her understanding Spiritual wisdom ********* my perspectives towards life We must read technical papers to ******* our knowledge Participating in contests and external club events ******** our knowledge
  179. 179 Enthrall
    capturing and holding one's attention Fascinating ******** best-seller
  180. 180 Entice
    Attract or tempt by offering pleasure or advantage. Allure Attract Dangle a carrot in front of a show which should ******* a new audience into the theatre There is nobody on this earth who will not be ******* by tasty food, chocolates
  181. 181 Entrust
    Assign the responsibility for doing something to (someone) Endow Hand over I've been ****** with the task of getting him safely onboard You persuade people to ******* their savings to you
  182. 182 Envisage
    Contemplate or onceive of as a possibility or a desirable future event The Rome Treaty ******* free movement across frontiers
  183. 183 Errand
    A short journey undertaken in order to deliver or collect something, especially on someone else's behalf She asked Tim to run an ***** for her She knew that if she stated her ***** she would not be able to see him
  184. 184 Erratic
    Not even Irregular in pattern or movement Unpredictable Variable
  185. 185 Exacerbate
    Aggravate Worsen The health issues become ****** by further exposure to stress and anxiety
  186. 186 Exasperated
    The twenty-fifth time, a tired and ****** Vikramaditya sighs in relief.
  187. 187 Exclaim
    Shout out Cry out He ******* that it was not his fault, but nobody believed.
  188. 188 Exclusive
    Not shared with others Sole They have ******* use of the machine
  189. 189 Exemplify
    Be a typical example of Typify Epitomize Symbolize The best dry sherry is ****** by the fino of Jerez An anecdote helps to ****** the point
  190. 190 Exhausted
    Very tired
  191. 191 Exhibit
    Publicly display (a work of art or item of interest) in an art gallery or museum or at a trade fair Manifest clearly (a quality or a type of behaviour) He could ****** a saintlike submissiveness only one sculpture was ******** in the artist's lifetime
  192. 192 Exigency
    An urgent need or demand Women worked long hours when the ****** of the family economy demanded it I am not able to come to office tomorrow due to personal ********
  193. 193 Expel
    Remove from a position or office Oust Throw out Kick out The chairman was ********* after he misappropriated funds It is necessary to ******** stage fright, else comes in your growth path
  194. 194 Exploit
    Use or manipulate to one's advantage Make better use of He ******** the new taxation system She knows how to ******** the system he ******** his parents for sympathy He was successful in ******* the available resources
  195. 195 Exquisite
    Extremely beautiful and delicate. "*********, jewel-like portraits"
  196. 196 Extravagant
    Unrestrained, especially with regard to feelings Exuberant Overweening His ********* praise boosted her morale
  197. 197 Extricate
    Release from entanglement of difficulty Disentangle I cannot ******** myself from this task With age it is necessary to ******** yourself from worldly pleasures
  198. 198 Exuberant
    Full of energy, excitement, and cheerfulness A noisy bunch of ******* youngsters
  199. 199 Exude
    (of a person) display (an emotion or quality) strongly and openly Sir Thomas ******** goodwill the beetle ******* a caustic liquid
  200. 200 Fabulous
    extraordinary, especially extraordinarily large Tremendous Having no basis in real
  201. 201 Fade
    Gradually ceasing Disappearing
  202. 202 Feasible
    Executable Practicable Viable Workable

    Capable of being done with means at hand and circumstances as they are Executable Practicable Viable
  203. 203 Feeble
    Very weak
  204. 204 Felony
    Crime regarded in the US and many other judicial systems as more serious than a misdemeanour person who has committed a felony, cruel he pleaded guilty to six *******
  205. 205 Ferocious
    Very Fierce
  206. 206 Fetch
    Bring Get ****** me those books over there, please Could you ****** me some wine? The dog ******* the hat
  207. 207 Fierce
    Menacingly wild, savage, or hostile Ferocious Extremely horrible Having or displaying an intense or ferocious aggressiveness. "******** fighting continued throughout the day"
  208. 208 Flaunt
    Display (something) ostentatiously, especially in order to provoke envy or admiration or to show defiance

    Newly rich consumers eager to ******* their prosperity

    Toastmasters try to ******* by wearing professional attire during contests
  209. 209 Fling
    Short period of enjoyment or wild behaviour. "one final ****** before a tranquil retirement" I experience frequent *******
  210. 210 Fluke
    An unlikely chance occurrence, especially a surprising piece of luck "their victory was a bit of a *****"
  211. 211 Foe
    Enemy or opponent Competitor Opposer His work was praised by friends and ****** alike
  212. 212 Foot out of service
    Person, equipment or vehicle not in use
  213. 213 Forbid
    To command (someone) not to do something To command against the doing or use of (something); prohibit To have the effect of preventing; preclude I ******* you to go, it's time for fun Government must ******* smoking on trains God ******* or (heaven ********) anybody's removal from job
  214. 214 Foresight
    Perception of the significance and nature of events before they have occurred Prudence The act of looking forward
  215. 215 Fortify
    To protect or strengthen against attack Surround or provide with defensive military works It is necessary to ****** a team with strong values Kids character must be ******** by teaching them truth, integrity and rhiteousness
  216. 216 Fortnight
    A period of fourteen consecutive days Most major tennis tournaments last a fortnight
  217. 217 Foster
    To bring up Nurture To promote the growth and development of; cultivate To nurse; cherish,Cummins ********* open communication so that people are comfortable in expressing their views and ideas We must ******** spiritual practices for betterment of life
  218. 218 Freezing
    Very Cold
  219. 219 Frown
    furrow one's brows in an Expression indicating disapproval, displeasure, or concentration. "he ***** as he reread the letter"
  220. 220 Frustrating
  221. 221 Fudge
    Meaning Present or deal with something in a vague or inadequate way Especially so as to conceal the truth or mislead The politicians ****** lot of issues Kids are smart at ****** on several issues.
  222. 222 Furious
    Very Angry Full of or characterized by extreme anger Raging
  223. 223 Futile
    Unsuccessful Pointless Unimportant Don't be so futile Having no effective result Unsuccessful Useless Don't be so *******
  224. 224 Fuzzy
    Difficult to understand Full of superfluous details Any research work is fuzzy in nature
  225. 225 Garner
    Gather or collect (something, especially information or approval) The police struggled to ********* sufficient evidence
  226. 226 Gasp
    Catch one's breath with an open mouth Once again the proud king gives the answer to which the vetal ***** in admiration.
  227. 227 Gaunt
    Very thin
  228. 228 Glance
    Take a hurried look But when Ram ****** at the squirrel, he is overwhelmed with gratitude
  229. 229 Grapple
    Engage in a close fight or struggle without weapons Wrestle Passer-by ******** with the man after the knife attack
  230. 230 Grateful
    Appreciative of benefits received Thankful
  231. 231 Grave
    Serious and solemn: a grave look Miserable wretchedly unhappy, uneasy, or uncomfortable
  232. 232 Grievance
    A feeling of resentment or injustice at having been unfairly treated A complaint or protestation based on such a circumstance
  233. 233 Grim
    Very serious or gloomy Stern Forbidding Uninviting Unapproachable Aloof Distant
  234. 234 Hanker
    Yearn Long Crave Feel a strong desire for or to do something, He ******* after a lost golden age
  235. 235 Harbour
    Keep (a thought or feeling, typically a negative one) in one's mind Especially secretly I tend to ******* negative impressions longer She started to ******* doubts about the wisdom of their journey
  236. 236 Harness
    To bring under conditions for effective use Gain control over for a particular end To ******* water power
  237. 237 Harsh
    Ungentle and unpleasant in action or effect
  238. 238 Haste
    Rapidity of action or motion Overeagerness to act Rash
  239. 239 Haunt
    Be persistently and disturbingly present in (the mind). "the sight ******* me for years"
  240. 240 Heckle
    Interrupt (a public speaker) with derisive or aggressive comments or abuse The was booed and ******* when he tried to address the demonstrators She ******* me when I was trying to fill up transition as a contest chair
  241. 241 Hellacious
    Very bad Overwhelming Distressing There was this ****** hailstorm Today's traffic was indeed *******
  242. 242 Hell-bent
    Determined to achieve something at all costs. "she's ******** on leaving" There are critics who want you to do better, but there are also others who are ******** on destroying you
  243. 243 Hermit
    A person living in solitude as a religious discipline a person who lives a solitary life and tends to avoid other people She has turned into a virtual ******* A ******** standing outside the line asks for some food
  244. 244 Hideous
    Very ugly
  245. 245 Hilarious
    Extremely funny Cheerful
  246. 246 Hinder
    To be or get in the way of To obstruct or delay the progress of Anger ******** your growth Animals on road ******* the roadway
  247. 247 Horrible
    • Causing or likely to cause horror; shocking.
    • Very unpleasant

    The tea tasted ******
  248. 248 Horrid
    Causing horror Very unpleasant The teachers at school were ******
  249. 249 Huge
    Of exceedingly great size, extent, or quantity.Enormous, Humongous\n2. Of exceedingly great scope or nature: the huge influence of the Hellenic world.,
  250. 250 Humongous
    Very large
  251. 251 Hyperbole
    A figure of speech in which exaggeration is used for emphasis or effect, as in I could sleep for a year or This book weighs a ton.,
  252. 252 Hypocrisy
    The practice of claiming to have higher standards or more noble beliefs than is the case ******** is something which disappoints me. I must standby my words. Doing what i say is integrity and not doing what I preach others is *******
  253. 253 Hypothetical
    Suppositional Uncertain Not practical
  254. 254 Idiotic
    Very stupid
  255. 255 Illusion
    The condition of being deceived by a FALSE perception or belief
  256. 256 Imbibe
    Absorb or assimilate Grasp I want my children to ****** in them strong values Spiritual wisdom is in ******* spiritual knowledge in life experiences If one does not ****** the culture of appreciation, one cannot succeed I want to ******* habit of reading ******* emotional intelligence is necessary to be successful leader
  257. 257 Immaculate
    Very Neat
  258. 258 Immaterial
    Of no importance or relevance Inconsequential or irrelevant
  259. 259 Immense
    Very Big Extremely large Huge Of boundless or immeasurable size or extent
  260. 260 Impasse
    A position or situation from which there is no escape; deadlock Road or way that has no outlet
  261. 261 Impeccable
    In accordance with the highest standards faultless Flawless Unblemished
  262. 262 Impede
    To retard or obstruct or hinder the progress of Officer politics ****** professional relationships Insufficient inputs ***** start of work Insufficient self motivation ****** progress on path
  263. 263 Impel
    Actuate Necessitate Press Push Propel Compel Urge I was ******** by events to reach out to many at a time His motivating speech ******* many to join club
  264. 264 Imperious
    Arrogant and domineering. "his ****** demands"
  265. 265 Implications
    Consequences Aftermath The outcome of an event especially as relative to an individual
  266. 266 Implicit
    Implied or understood though not directly expressed Contained in the nature of something though not readily apparent An ******** agreement not to raise the touchy subject Frustration is ******** in any attempt to express the deepest self
  267. 267 Imply
    To involve by logical necessity Entail To express or indicate indirectly Life ****** growth and death His tone ******* disapproval Nodding head mostly ******** that you understood
  268. 268 Impose
    To establish or apply as compulsory Levy To apply or make prevail by or as if by authority To obtrude or force (oneself, for example) on another or others To offer or circulate fraudulently Heavy tax was ******* on imports to encourage inhouse making
  269. 269 Inadvertent
    Uintentional Accidental "his name had been ******* omitted from the list"
  270. 270 Incapacitate
    Deprived of strength or power Debilitated. "Richard was temporarily ******"
  271. 271 Incessantly
    Without interruption Constantly
  272. 272 Incredible
    Impossible to believe Unbelievable Unconvincing Far-fetched So implausible as to elicit disbelief Astonishing Gave an ******* explanation of the cause of the accident
  273. 273 Incur
    To become liable or subject to (something unwelcoming) as a result of one's actions Bring upon loss His remarks eventually ******* the anger of a friend We have to be cautious while investing in shares, else we ******** significant losses
  274. 274 Indeed
    Without a doubt Certainly It was very cold ******* She was ******* grateful
  275. 275 Induce
    To lead or move, as to a course of action, by influence or persuasion To bring about or stimulate the occurrence of Cause A drug was used to ******* labor
  276. 276 Indulge
    To engage or take part, especially freely or avidly I have ******** into many different activities ********* into Toastmasters for last 3 years, I have witnessed significant change in me through introspection
  277. 277 Industrious
    Diligent and hard-working.

    Industrious people strive to make their country prosperous
  278. 278 Infer
    To conclude from evidence or premises To reason from circumstance; surmise To lead to as a consequence or conclusion We can ****** that his motive in publishing the diary was less than honorable Socrates argued that a statue ****** the existence of a sculptor
  279. 279 Infest
    (of insects or animals) be present (in a place or site) in large numbers, typically so as to cause damage or disease Te house is ****** with cockroaches
  280. 280 Inflate
    To fill (something) with air or gas so as to make it swell Attenuated timelines and ****** demands create stress in individuals
  281. 281 Infuriate
    make (someone) extremely angry and impatient I was ******* by your article I get easily ******** by others negative remarks Leaders must refrain from getting *******, it is the sign of weakness
  282. 282 Infuse
    To put into or introduce as if by pouring To fill or cause to be filled with something To introduce (a solution) into the body through a vein for therapeutic purposes ******** new vigor into the movement ******** them with a love of the land He would ******** vegetable oil with the pungent taste of scallions
  283. 283 Ingenious
    Inventive skill Clever Music and meditation helped me in improving my ***** abilities The musician ******* created new music Anand kumar was mathematics ********** Carpenter was ******* in making small wooden toys Architect was ******* in designing the new building,
  284. 284 inject
    To force or drive (a fluid) into something To introduce into conversation or consideration ******* fuel into an engine cylinder ******* air into a liquid mixture Tried to ****** a note of humor into the negotiations
  285. 285 Insane
    Very foolish Absurd Crazy Took ******* risks behind the wheel
  286. 286 Insatiable
    Unquenchable (of an appetite or desire) impossible to satisfy (of a person) having an insatiable appetite or desire for something, especially sex
  287. 287 Instigate
    To stir up Provoke, or incite to some action or course It is very easy to ******* narrow minded people Beware of politics at office, you will be ******* by them for their malign purposes War should be made crime and those who ******** it must be punished as criminals Do not indulge in ******** discussion on a sensitive topic. It doesn't mean that you accept something wrong but sometimes you do not know or understand managements perspectives. You just have to ensure alignment.
  288. 288 Instill
    Inculcate Implant Ingrain Infuse Gradually but firmly establish (an idea or attitude) in a person's mind Administer The values her parents had ******* into her helped her make right decision She was told how to ******* eye drops
  289. 289 Intact
    Not damaged or impaired in any way Alright The church was almost in ruins but its tower remained ******* Inspite of many ups and downs, the club remained ****** by virtue of some self motivated members
  290. 290 Integrity
    Steadfast adherence to a strict moral or ethical code The state of being unimpaired The quality or condition of being whole or undivided Truth, ******* & Righteousness are the highest values of my life
  291. 291 Internalize
    Make (attitudes or behavior) part of one's nature by learning or unconscious assimilation It is not sufficient to know something, you need to experience it to ******* it People learn gender stereotypes and ******* them
  292. 292 Interpret
    Understand Decode Construe Comprehend I seldom succeed in ****** the remarks of some colleagues Often we ******** smile as an agreement and open door as an invitation
  293. 293 Intervene
    To come Appear, or lie between two things To come or occur between two periods or points of time To occur as an extraneous or unplanned circumstance You can't see the lake from there because the house ******** An year ******** between the two dynasties He would have his degree by now if his laziness hadn't *******
  294. 294 Intimidating
    To make timid Fill with fear To coerce or inhibit by or as if by threats Terrify The acts of terrorists are so ********** Boss ********** assistant to accept his proposal Women ********** her colleague with FALSE charges to gain advantage at office
  295. 295 Intrinsic
    • Of or relating to the essential nature of a thing Inherent
    • Internal
  296. 296 Invade
    To intrude upon Infringe Encroach on Violate Intrude on This new colleague ***** my territory he neighbors ******* on your privacy
  297. 297 Invoke
    To call for with earnest desire Make supplication or pray for To call on (a deity, Muse, etc.), as in prayer or supplication To declare to be binding or in effect It is essential to ******* devine energy before starting pooja ***** God's mercy To ******* the law.
  298. 298 Irrelevant
    Having no bearing on or connection with the subject at issue An ******** comment can divert the whole discussion Those ********* allegations lead to strong punishments
  299. 299 Irrevocable
    Incapable of being retracted Your dismissal is ******** Certain decisions in life bring ********* changes
  300. 300 Jabber
    Gabble Babble Rapid and indistinct speech Kids ****** while playing to suppress each other TMOD role helps to prevent ******** and helps to develop sensible Talking I have a habit of ******** in anxiety
  301. 301 Jargon
    A characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves)
  302. 302 Jeopardize
    Put someone or something into a situation of harm, danger or failure Pose a threat to Present a danger to Endanger Imperil Heavy rains this monsoon ******* road work in Pune One bad decision can ******* harmony in team
  303. 303 Jubilant
    Very Happy
  304. 304 Jumble
    A confused multitude of things Clutter Muddle Fuddle ********* up calendar can cause lot of mental stress
  305. 305 Juncture
    Occasion A particular situation
  306. 306 Keen
    Very Eager
  307. 307 Keynote
    Yhe principal theme in a speech or literary work
  308. 308 Kin
    One's family and relations Clan Any elderly people have no ***** to turn to for assistance
  309. 309 Kink
    A sharp bend in a line produced when a line having a loop is pulled tight Twist
  310. 310 Kiosk
    Small area set off by walls for special use Booth Cubicle Stall
  311. 311 Kneel
    Supporting yourself on your knees Surrender Learn to ******* down in front of that great one when you can't see any way out
  312. 312 Laborious
    Very demanding, requiring physical effort
  313. 313 Lament
    Grief Lamentation Mourn Weeping His mother's night-long ****** for his father There were constant ******* about the conditions of employment He was ******* the death of his infant daughter
  314. 314 Legitimate
    Being in compliance with the law Lawful ********* business
  315. 315 Let off the steam
  316. 316 Lethal
    sufficient to cause death. Very harmful Destructive "a ******* cocktail of drink and pills" Enduring heart attack can be ***** and can cause extremely uncomfortable physical pain
  317. 317 Like the moth to a flame
    Attracted to someone or something
  318. 318 Looking down to someone
  319. 319 Looking up to someone
  320. 320 Malign
    Speak unfavorably about Badmouth Traduce Drag through the mud Antonym: Benign She ********** her in laws everywhere Prompted by ******* motives, he indulged in office politics
  321. 321 Mediocre
    Not great Average What separates great people from ******* ones is their zest for life
  322. 322 Metaphor
    A figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an object or action to which it is not literally applicable. "when we speak of gene maps and gene mapping, we use a cartographic *******"
  323. 323 Mull
    Think about (a fact, proposal, or request) deeply and at length She began to ******* over the various possibilities
  324. 324 Mumble
    Murmur Say something indistinctly and quietly, making it difficult for others to hear He ****** something she didn't catch
  325. 325 Mundane
    Very ordinary and thus not interesting, exciting Listeners expect interesting, exciting and Knowledgeable speech. They get bored with ******* preaching
  326. 326 Nagging
    Continually complaining or fault finding Teenage kids find their parents ******* them about future
  327. 327 Nuances
    a subtle difference in or shade of meaning, expression, or sound. "he was familiar with the ******* of the local dialect"
  328. 328 Nurture
    Care for and protect (someone or something) while they are growing For Sriram, these ‘squirrels’ who take responsibility are talents to be *****. Jarrett was ****** by his parents in a close-knit family
  329. 329 Oblige
    Make (someone) legally or morally bound to do something The squirrel is under no ****** to help Ram, but he does, proactively, responsibly, expecting nothing in return Doctors are ******* by law to keep patients alive while there is a chance of recovery
  330. 330 Obsessed
    Having or showing excessive or compulsive concern with something Haunted Preoccupied Taken up Became more and more haunted by the stupid riddle Was absolutely ******** with the girl He was ******** in worry for the old woman I easily get ******* by programming
  331. 331 Onus
    Responsibilityhe The ******* is on you to show that you have suffered loss
  332. 332 Opulence
    Great wealth or luxuriousness Rooms of spectacular ****** in the palace museum pulled people like moth to a flame
  333. 333 Ordain
    Make (someone) a priest or minister Confer holy orders on Induct He was ********* a minister before entering Parliament The Church of England voted to ****** women
  334. 334 Ouster
    Dismissal Expulsion Expel Ejection Removal especially wrongful British ******** from India marked the glory of freedom fighters Lack of integrity of results in ******** ******** due to his wrongdoings *********** is inevitable for under performers
  335. 335 Outlive
    (of a person) live longer than (another person). survive or last beyond (a specified period or expected lifespan). He wants his legacy to ****** him "women generally ***** men" "the organization had largely ****** its usefulness"
  336. 336 Outset
    The start or beginning of something
  337. 337 Overwhelm
    To overcome completely in mind or feeling I feel ******** with lot of things to pay attention to in my role Continuous ********** situation in work leads to fatigue nPlan your prepared speech well in advance rather than ********* yourself with preparation and practice at the end Club witnessed ********* response to the call for nominations for humour speech club contest
  338. 338 Parch
    Make or become dry through intense heat, Searing Scorching Blistering Roast (corn, peas, etc.) lightly A piece of grassland ******* by the sun
  339. 339 Parched
    Very Dry
  340. 340 Parsimonious
  341. 341 Peculiar
    Different to what is normal or expected Strange "he gave her some very ****** looks"
  342. 342 Perceive
    To become aware of directly through any of the senses, especially sight or hearing To achieve understanding of Apprehend Each individual ******** a particular situation differently Your ********* is a picture of your maturity
  343. 343 Perilous
    Very Risky
  344. 344 Perplexed
    Completely baffled Very puzzled She gave him a ******* look
  345. 345 Persevere
    Persist Refuse to stop Hang on Hold on Success is the result of ********
  346. 346 Persuade
    Convince Induce Coerce Entice Lure My brother ******** me to take the tough mathematics course.
  347. 347 Perusal
    To read or examine, typically with great care,
  348. 348 Phoenix
    A person or thing regarded as uniquely remarkable in some respect I am that *******, the old-fashioned family doctor
  349. 349 Pious
    Devoutly religious Spiritual Holy
  350. 350 Plagiarism
    The practice of taking someone else's work or ideas and passing them off as one's own There were accusations of ******** ********** can be detrimental to your growth as a writer
  351. 351 Plausible
    Plausible Apparently reasonable and valid
  352. 352 Plight
    Unfortunate situation Difficult situation We must direct our efforts towards relieving the ***** of children living in poverty The ******* continued in his life and he continued to confront every situation and he finally emerged as a strong individual
  353. 353 Ponder
    Think about (something) carefully, especially before making a decision or reaching a conclusion I ******** the question of what clothes to wear for the occasion
  354. 354 Pragmatic
    Of or relating to a practical point of view or practical considerations
  355. 355 Preach
    Speak philosophy Deliver spiritual message ****** but also lead by example ******* practical spiritual wisdom
  356. 356 Precarious
    Not securely held or in position; dangerously likely to fall or collapse. dependent on chance; uncertain. "he made a ******* living as a painter" "That's a ****** ladder, be careful"
  357. 357 Precious
    Very valuable
  358. 358 Preclude
    Keep from happening or arising Make impossible, especially before hand Prevent Forestall Foreclose Preclude Forbid My sense of tact ******* an honest answer Your role in the projects ********* your involvement in the competitive project
  359. 359 Precocious
    (of a child) having developed certain abilities or inclinations at an earlier age than is usual or expected. (of behaviour or ability) having developed at an earlier age than is usual or expected. (of a plant) flowering or fruiting earlier than usual. "a *******, solitary boy" "a ******* talent for computing"
  360. 360 Predicament
    A difficult, unpleasant, or embarrassing situation In the epic Ramayan, Sita finds herself in a ******* The club's financial ********
  361. 361 Pretend
    Behave so as to make it appear that something is the case when in fact it is not I closed my eyes and ******* I was asleep He was ****** to be smart
  362. 362 Procrastinate
    Delay ********* individual development plan is detrimental to one's own development ********** pending work only creates burden on future ********** your speech will deprive you from development
  363. 363 Prolific
    (of a plant, animal, or person) producing much fruit or foliage or many offspring. Present in large numbers or quantities Productive Creative Plentiful Abundant "in captivity tigers are ******* breeders"
  364. 364 Prone
    Having a tendency Susceptible Vulnerable Vitamin-C deficiency makes you ****** to diseases Child ******** to mischief The old method is failure-***
  365. 365 Providence
    the protective care of God or of nature as a spiritual power "they found their trust in divine ****** to be a source of comfort"
  366. 366 Prudent
    Careful and sensible Marked by sound judgment Prudent managers tend to take correct decisions
  367. 367 Punitive
    Inflicting or intended as punishment. "he called for ******* measures against the Eastern bloc" if the “punishment” is ******, it might cause fear among employees
  368. 368 Puny
    Small and weak poor in quality, amount, or size. The strength of our club reduced to a ****** 10 members but we did not give up
  369. 369 Pursue
    To follow in an effort to overtake or capture Chase Let's not ****** this argument A fox that was ******* by hounds ******* lofty political goals a ship that ******* the southern course a lady who was ******* by many suitors was ****** by the demons of lust and greed.
  370. 370 Purview
    Range or scope of influence or experience or thought Your selection in job is beyond my ********
  371. 371 Put your nose to the grindstone
  372. 372 Putting teeth
    • To make something powerful
    • To give something a real effect
  373. 373 Quavering
    Voice with fear or weakness In chilling climate, often I tend top ******** ******** is the sign of fear
  374. 374 Quick
    Very Fast
  375. 375 Rapid
    Happening in a short time or at a great rate Quick Swift
  376. 376 Ravenous
    Very Hungry
  377. 377 Reassure
    say or do something to remove the doubts or fears of (someone)

    He understood her feelings and tried to ***** her
  378. 378 Recreation
    An activity that diverts or amuses or stimulates diversion Scuba diving is provided as a ****** for tourists For ******* he wrote poetry and solved crossword puzzles
  379. 379 Recuperate
    Recover from illness or exertion Get back to normal She has been ********* from a knee injury they will seek to ****** the returns that go with investment he won an appeal and ****** the money
  380. 380 Reinforce
    Strengthen or support (an object or substance), especially with additional material The helmet has been ******* with a double layer of cork
  381. 381 Relish
    Enjoy greatly. Enjoy Take pleasure in Rejoice in Savour Flavouring He was ******* his moment of glory
  382. 382 Reluctant
    Unwilling and hesitant Disinclined "today, many ordinary people are still ****** to talk about politics"
  383. 383 Remedy
    Treat Rectify It is leader's responsibility to ***** the situation ****** for any set back is an appropriate decision Time is the best ****** for all interpersonal problems
  384. 384 Reminiscent
    Tending to remind one of something Suggesting something by resemblance Her robes were vaguely ********* of military dress The sights were ******** of my childhood
  385. 385 Renounce
    Formally declare one's abandonment of (a claim, right, or possession). "Isabella offered to ***** her son's claim to the French Crown"
  386. 386 Repent
    Feel or express sincere regret Remorse about one's wrongdoing or sin Be ashamed of The Padre urged his listeners to ******* Marian came to ***** her hasty judgement
  387. 387 Ripple
    A small wave or series of waves on the surface of water, especially as caused by a slight breeze or an object dropping into it. "he dived into the pool leaving barely a ******"
  388. 388 rise like a phoenix from the ashes
    Emerge renewed after apparent disaster or destruction
  389. 389 Ruccus
    Commotion Disturbance
  390. 390 Running from pillar to post
  391. 391 Ruthless
    having or showing no pity or compassion for others He is a ****** manager, he doesn't care about his people
  392. 392 Sabotage
    Deliberately destroy, damage, or obstruct (something), especially for political or military advantage Terrorists ******** nearby villages to expel villagers to fulfill their malign motives
  393. 393 Sagacious
    Very wise
  394. 394 Scalding
    Very Hot
  395. 395 Sceptical
    Doubtful about a particular thing
  396. 396 Scoff
    Speak to someone or about something in a scornfully derisive or mocking way. "Patrick professed to ******* at soppy love scenes in films" Muscle tension is nothing to ****** at
  397. 397 Scorch
    Burn the surface of (something) with flame or heat Discolour Move very fast (of a person or vehicle) Surrounding houses were ******* by heat from the blast The buildings around us were ******* by the fire A sports car ******* along the expressway
  398. 398 Scramble
    Make one's way quickly or awkwardly up a steep gradient or over rough ground by using one's hands as well as one's feet. "we ********* over the damp boulders"
  399. 399 Screech
    (of a person or animal) give a loud, harsh, piercing cry The monkeys are jumping and ******* everywhere to ensure everything is being done efficiently and effectively he hit her brother, causing him to ******* with pain
  400. 400 Scrutinize
    Examine or inspect closely and thoroughly.

    Customers were warned to scrutinize the small print
  401. 401 Shove
    Push (someone or something) roughly One even ****** the squirrel aside considering him an over-enthusiastic nuisance. They started pushing and ******* people out of the way
  402. 402 Shrewd
    Astute Having or showing sharp powers of judgement "she was ****** enough to guess the motive behind his gesture"
  403. 403 Shrinking violets
    A person who is very shy or modest and does not like to attract attention

    She loves appearing on television and is no ******* when it comes to expressing her views
  404. 404 Silent
    Very Quite
  405. 405 Skeptical
    doubtful about a particular thing,
  406. 406 Slew
    Large number of things Stress and anxiety can lead to a whole ***** of different diseases
  407. 407 Slick
    Done or operating in an impressively smooth and efficient manner "Rangers have been entertaining crowds with a ******** passing game"
  408. 408 Slumber
    Sleep Sleeping Beauty ******* in her forest castle
  409. 409 Smother
    Kill (someone) by covering their nose and mouth so that they suffocate. Extinguish (a fire) by covering it. As far as pitfalls are concerned, transformational leaders, when not careful, may ***** employees I dreamt a stranger was trying to kill me by ******* me with a pillow Use a fire blanket to ******* a chip-pan fire
  410. 410 Soaked
    Very wet
  411. 411 Sober
    Quiet or sedate in demeanor marked by seriousness, gravity, solemnity Our engineering leader is so ****** while talking that we feel anxious
  412. 412 Solemn
    Very serious
  413. 413 Sophisticated
    Ahead in development Complex or intricate Advanced technology ****** electronic control system
  414. 414 Spacious
    Very roomy
  415. 415 Sparse
    Scanty Infrequent Scarce
  416. 416 Spew
    Expel large quantities of (something) Vomit, Pour out Buses were ****** out black clouds of exhaust Factories and chemical plants were ****** out clouds of yellow smoke After a long drive over the mountains, kid started ***** out of dizziness
  417. 417 Spin off
    A by-product or incidental result of a larger project

    The commercial ******* from defence research
  418. 418 Spotless
    Very Clean
  419. 419 Spurn
    To get past the risk of ******** avoidance in the workplace, be friendly by respecting each of your employees
  420. 420 Squalid
    Very Dirty
  421. 421 Squander
    Waste money or time in a reckless manner. Allow (an opportunity) to pass or be lost. 100m dollars of taxpayers' money has been ******** on administering the tax The team ****** several good scoring chances We can't afford to ********* the opportunities like that
  422. 422 Stagger
    Walk or move unsteadily, as if about to fall Flounder Astonish or deeply shock He ******* to his feet, swaying a little Sonny took the blow on the temple and ******* sideways I was ******* to find it was six o'clock
  423. 423 Staunch
    Very loyal and committed in attitude Stalwart Faithful (of a wall) of strong or firm construction A ********* supporter of the anti-nuclear mission These ******* walls could withstand attack by cannon Now we have done ****** members who can steer the club
  424. 424 Stifling
    Suffocating Constraining Oppressing
  425. 425 Stingy
    Unwilling to spend Parsimonious Ungenerous She practices economy without being *******
  426. 426 Strain
    Pressure Exertions Severe or excessive demand on the strength, resources, or abilities of someone or something The accusations put ****** on relations between the two countries ******* in relationships is the result of excessive, prolonged demands and expectations He ******* his eyes peering into the gloom
  427. 427 Stray
    Qander Rambles
  428. 428 Strides
    Walk with long, decisive steps in a specified direction Cross (an obstacle) with one long step New wealth enabled Britain to ******* the world once more A woman ******* the cobbled streets He ******** across the road
  429. 429 Subjugate
    Bring under domination or control, especially by conquest Conquer Gain control of Bring someone to their knees Antonyms: liberate The invaders had soon ******* most of the population The new ruler firmly ********* the Church to the state
  430. 430 Succinct
    Precise Concise
  431. 431 Succulent
    (of food) tender, juicy, and tasty. "a ******* steak"
  432. 432 Succumb
    Fail to resist pressure, temptation, or some other negative force He has become the latest to ****** to the strain
  433. 433 Sulking
    Be silent Having long face Be in a bad mood ******* is the result of inability to let go Kids never ******, if they do they are no more kids ******* is equivalent to carrying garbage on head for long time
  434. 434 Super quick comments
  435. 435 Superb
    Very Good
  436. 436 Swathe
    Broad strip or area of something

    Vast ******** of countryside
  437. 437 Synonymous
    Akin Alike Analogous Equivalent
  438. 438 Talking with Straight face
    Speak directly and honestly even if it seems rude

    I told him ********* that I thought he was wrong
  439. 439 Tame
    (of an animal) not dangerous or frightened of people Domesticated Disciplined The fishes are so ****** you have to push them away
  440. 440 Taunt
    A remark made in order make someone angry Provoke ********* is against the laws of speech You are tested for your patience when somebody ********** you. Your job is to stay cool.
  441. 441 Terrible
    • Extremely bad or serious
    • causing or likely to cause terror
    • Sinister

    The stranger gave a ****** smile
  442. 442 Terrified
    Very Afraid
  443. 443 Thrive
    Grow or develop well or vigorously. "the new baby ******"
  444. 444 Throwing self into
    Start to do (something) with enthusiasm and vigour

    Evelyn ******** her work
  445. 445 Timid
    Dull Not confident Showing lack of courage Easily frightened ******* child, handle him gently ********* professionals can't express their ideas Be a Toastmaster, rid the ******* you and realize the real you
  446. 446 Tiny
    Very small
  447. 447 Tirade
    Semotivating speech
  448. 448 Toil
    Work extremely hard or incessantly Work like a dog Work day and night ****** for success at the cost of health is a bad deal Human must enrich his knowledge and make use of wisdom to grow in this world rather than *******
  449. 449 Torment
    Agony Suffering Anguish Distress Affliction Their deaths have left both families in ******* He was ******** by jealousy
  450. 450 Torrential
    (of rain) falling rapidly and in copious quantities (of water) flowing rapidly and with force ********** downpour They plunged into the ******* waters
  451. 451 Tranquil
    Free from disturbance Serene Peaceful I want to create ****** ambience in pooja room to be able to meditate I prefer ******* in surroundings
  452. 452 Tread
    Walk in a specified way Walk on or along Shoppers will soon be ******** the floors of the new shopping mall Rosa ******** as lightly as she could having the right focus on your future helps you to ******** upon the right approach
  453. 453 Tremble
    Shake involuntarily, typically as a result of anxiety, excitement, or frailty Quiver Waver Apprehensive Isobel was ******* with excitement Joe's face was pale and his hands were ******** ******* to think that we could ever return to conditions like these I ******** at the thought of what might be lurking near me unseen
  454. 454 Trigger the grey cells
  455. 455 Twitch
    Give or cause to give a short, sudden jerking or convulsive movement. "her lips ******* and her eyelids fluttered" Sometimes we have breathing problems or we tend to sweat and ****** a lot more than normal
  456. 456 Unalloyed
    Unadulterated Pure
  457. 457 Unceasing
  458. 458 Underlying
    Be the cause or basis of (something)
  459. 459 Unfurled
    Make or become spread out from a rolled or folded state, especially in order to be open to the wind A man was **** a mat
  460. 460 Unyielding
    Very strong
  461. 461 Uphold
    Confirm or support (something which has been questioned). Every decision has a consequence, no matter which rule is ****** and which one is ignored. "the court ****** his claim for damages"
  462. 462 Vain
    Not yielding the desired outcome Fruitless Lacking substance or worth
  463. 463 Veritable
    Authentic Unquestionable Reliable
  464. 464 Villainous
    Very wicked
  465. 465 Vivacious
    Very Lively
  466. 466 Vouch
    Give personal assurance, guarantee I ********* for him that he will be able to fulfil all responsible
  467. 467 Vulgar
    Very rude
  468. 468 Wade
    Walk with effort through water or another liquid or viscous substance Intervene in (something) or attack (someone) vigorously or forcefully He ******* out to the boat Seb ******* into the melee and started to beat off the boys We must learn to ******* through the ups and downs of life The ship reached the island after ****** through the waves Ussain bolt won the 100m run after ******** through the crowd of runners
  469. 469 Wallflowers
    A shy or excluded person at a dance or party, especially a girl without a partner

    I felt like a miserable ***** at a boisterous party
  470. 470 Weeping
    Crying She was ****** all not due to loss of her son
  471. 471 Yearning
    Have an intense feeling of longing for something, typically something that one has lost or been separated from She was ******** for a glimpse of him
  472. 472 Zest
    Great enthusiasm and energy. "they campaigned with ***** and intelligence" What separates great people from mediocre ones is their ****** for life
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