Daily English Quiz for ibps po and ssc cgl tier 2

Triad
- a group of three.

Synonyms: threesome, trifecta, trinity, trio, triple.

 

Compassion - sorrow or the capacity to feel sorrow for another's suffering or misfortune.

Synonyms: commiseration, sympathy, feeling.

 

 

Disburse - to pay out (money) from a fund that has been created for a special purpose.

Synonyms: pay out, lay out, spend, expend, dole out, hand out, part with, donate.

 

Scathing - very harsh.

Synonyms:     devastating, withering, blistering, extremely critical.

 

Ambit---the range or limit that is covered by something (such as a law).

Synonyms: scope, extent.

 

Exasperate---to make (someone) very angry or annoyed

Synonyms: anger, annoy, irritate, madden, enrage.

 

Brusque---talking or behaving in a very direct, brief, and unfriendly way.

Synonyms:     curt, abrupt, blunt, short, sharp, terse, brisk.

 

Bog - frequently surrounding a body of open water.

Synonyms:     marsh, marshland, swamp, swampland, sump.

 

Acquaint---to cause (someone) to know and become familiar with something.

Synonyms:     familiarize, make familiar, make conversant.

 

Retract--- to take back.

 Synonyms:    take back, withdraw, unsay, recant, disown.

 

Dissent--- to publicly disagree with an official opinion, decision, or set of beliefs.

Synonyms:  disagreement, lack of agreement, difference of opinion, argument, dispute. 

 

Succumb---a young bird that has just fledged.

Synonyms: yield, give in, give way, submit, surrender, capitulate.

 

Related Articles