Vocabulary based questions are often asked in all Banking and Government Exams. So we at Oliveboard will be providing you with a daily dose of vocabulary to help you with overcoming your struggle in this section. You need to go through it daily to see a marked improvement in your English vocabulary. We hope it will help you in the upcoming SBI PO, RRB JE, NIACL AO, IB Security exams as well. The words in the Daily Vocabulary Booster 08 February 2019 are taken directly from the editorial of the Hindu Newspaper.
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The Hindu Editorial Daily Vocabulary Booster 08 February 2019
|Words||Meanings & Synonyms||Usage|
|Bolster||Support or; Reinforce||They bolstered the seats for a more comfortable ride.|
|Espouse||Adopt or support a cause, belief, or way of life; Adopt, Embrace||She espoused the causes of justice and freedom for the members of the group.|
|Exaggeration||Overstatement, Overemphasis, Magnification, Amplification||He tends to exaggerate when talking about his accomplishments.|
|Forebode||Act as an advance warning of something bad; Foretell, Forecast, Predict||Meteorologists forebode the bad weather, but their prediction was a lot milder than the actual storm.|
|Furlough||Leave of absence, especially that granted to a member of the services or a missionary||Employee furloughs are mandatory time off work with no pay.|
|Hitherto||Until now or until the point in time under discussion||Hitherto the large bill for electric energy has debarred the general use of electrical heating|
|Inexplicably||In a way that cannot be explained or accounted for||Many crucial documents had inexplicably disappeared just before the investigation.|
|Justifiable||With good reason; valid, legitimate||The project is not financially justifiable.|
|Opportune||Of a time especially convenient or appropriate for a particular action or event; Auspicious, propitious, favourable||She couldn’t have arrived at a less opportune moment.|
|Partisan||A strong supporter of a party, cause, or person; Follower, adherent||Gandhiji was a partisan of non-violence.|
|Pivot||Centre, Focus; Depend, Hinge, Turn||The government’s reaction pivoted on the response of the Prime Minister.|
|Polemical||Of or involving strongly critical or disputatious writing or speech; Critical, Hostile, Bitter||A polemical essay was submitted by him.|
|Prudence||Cautiousness; Wisdom, Judgement||I need to exercise prudence in such important matters.|
|Rancour||Bitterness or resentfulness||There was rancour in his voice.|
|Reiterate||Say something again or a number of times; Repeat||She reiterated that the government would remain steadfast in its support|
|Revert||Return to a previous state, practice, topic, etc; Return||He reverted to his native language.|
|Sanguine||Optimistic or positive, especially in an apparently bad or difficult situation; Hopeful, Buoyant, Positive||He is sanguine about prospects for the global economy.|
|Straightforward||Uncomplicated and easy to do or understand; Simple, Easy, Effortless||He is a straightforward young man.|
|Unanimously||Without opposition; with the agreement of all people involved||She was unanimously elected the president of the society.|
|Undergirding||Secure or fasten from the underside, especially by a rope or chain passed underneath; Bear, Bolster, Brace||This approach needs to undergird retailers’ business plans this year|
|Unprecedented||Never done or known before; unparalleled, unequalled, unmatched, unrivalled||The government took the unprecedented step of Demonetisation.|
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