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Welcome to Online English Section with explanation Here we are providing some difficult words , which is important for IBPS PO/CLERK/LIC AAO/RRB & SSC CGL EXAM and other !!!

1. – Fester – फोड़ा

Meaning – (of a wound or sore) become septic; suppurate.

Usage – “a festering abscess”

Synonyms – suppurate, become septic, form pus, secrete pus, discharge, run, weep, ooze; come to a head; technicalmaturate, be purulent; rarerankle, apostemate.

2. – Facade – मुखौटा

Meaning – a deceptive outward appearance.

Usage – “her flawless public facade masked private despair”

Synonyms – show, front, appearance, false display, pretence, simulation, affectation, semblance, illusion, posture, pose, sham, fake, act, masquerade, charade, guise, mask, cloak, veil, veneer.

3. – Ebullient – उत्तेजित

Meaning – cheerful and full of energy.

Usage – “she sounded ebullient and happy”

Synonyms – exuberant, buoyant, cheerful, joyful, cheery, merry, sunny, breezy, jaunty, light-hearted, in high spirits, high-spirited, exhilarated, elated, euphoric, jubilant, animated, sparkling, effervescent, vivacious, enthusiastic, irrepressible; informalbubbly, bouncy, peppy, zingy, upbeat, chipper, chirpy.

4. – Garbled – अस्पष्ट

Meaning – reproduce (a message, sound, or transmission) in a confused and distorted way.

Usage – “garbled directions”

Synonyms – mix up, muddle, jumble, confuse, blur, slur, obscure, distort, twist, twist around, warp, misstate, misquote, misreport, misrepresent, mistranslate, misinterpret, misconstrue; tamper with, tinker with, change, alter, doctor, falsify, pervert, corrupt, adulterate; raremisarticulate, misrender.

5. – Germane – अनुकूल

Meaning – relevant to a subject under consideration.

Usage – “that is not germane to our theme”

Synonyms – relevant, pertinent, applicable, apposite, material; apropos, to the point, to the purpose, admissible; appropriate, apt, fitting, suitable, suited, proper, felicitous; connected, related, linked, akin, allied, analogous; ad rem; rareappurtenant.

6. – Gadget – मशीन

Meaning – a small mechanical device or tool, especially an ingenious or novel one.

Usage – “a variety of kitchen gadgets”

Synonyms – appliance, apparatus, instrument, implement, tool, utensil, contrivance, contraption, machine, mechanism, device, labour-saving device, convenience, invention, thing; Heath Robinson device; Rube Goldberg device; informalwidget, gismo, thingummy, gimmick, mod con; informaldoobry, doodah.

7. – Esoteric – गुप्त

Meaning – intended for or likely to be understood by only a small number of people with a specialized knowledge or interest.

Usage – “esoteric philosophical debates”

Synonyms – abstruse, obscure, arcane, recherché, rarefied, recondite, abstract, difficult, hard, puzzling, perplexing, enigmatic, inscrutable, cryptic, Delphic; complex, complicated, involved, over/above one’s head, incomprehensible, opaque, unfathomable, impenetrable, mysterious, occult, little known, hidden, secret, private, mystic, magical, cabbalistic; rareinvoluted.

8. – Knead – फेंटना

Meaning – work (moistened flour or clay) into dough or paste with the hands.

Usage – make (bread or pottery) by kneading flour or clay.

Synonyms – pummel, work, pound, squeeze, wring, twist, crush, form, shape, mould, mix, blend; raremalaxate.

9. – Mendicant – भिक्षुक

Meaning – given to begging.

Synonyms – begging, cadging; informalscrounging, sponging; informalmooching

10. – Debonair – आकर्षक

Meaning – (of a man) confident, stylish, and charming.

Usage – “all the men looked debonair and handsome in white tie and tails”

Synonyms – suave, urbane, sophisticated, cultured, self-possessed, self-assured, confident, charming, gracious, well mannered, civil, courteous, gallant, chivalrous, gentlemanly, refined, polished, well bred, genteel, dignified, courtly; well dressed, well groomed, well turned out, elegant, stylish, smart, dashing, dapper, spruce, trim, attractive; soigné; informalsmooth, swish, swanky, snappy, sharp, cool.