Daily Vocabulary Day 3

Daily Vocabulary Update

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21). Boisterous (adjective)

Meaning: noisy, energetic, and cheerful.

Synonyms: lively, active, animated, exuberant, spirited, bouncy, frisky.

Usage: A group of boisterous lads.

22). Inveigle (verb)

Meaning: persuade (someone) to do something by means of deception or flattery

Synonyms: cajole, wheedle, coax, persuade, convince, talk

Usage: He was attempting to inveigle them into doing his will.

23). Sodden (adjective)

Meaning: saturated with liquid, especially water; soaked through.

Synonyms: soaking, soaking wet, soaked, soaked through, wet through.

Usage: His clothes were sodden.

24). Perfidious (adjective)

Meaning: deceitful and untrustworthy.

Synonyms: treacherous, duplicitous, deceitful, disloyal, faithless.

Usage: It is highly risk to hire a perfidious labour.

25). Conundrum (noun)

Meaning: a confusing and difficult problem or question.

Synonyms: problem, difficult question, vexed question, difficulty.

Usage: One of the most difficult conundrums for the experts.

 

 

26). Denouement (noun)

Meaning: The final part of a play, film, or narrative in which the strands of the plot are drawn together and matters are explained or resolved.

Synonyms: final scene, final act, last act.

Usage: The film’s denouement was unsatisfying and ambiguous.

27). Stolid (adjective)

Meaning: calm, dependable, and showing little emotion or animation.

Synonyms: impassive, phlegmatic, unemotional, calm.

Usage: A stolid, slow-speaking man.

28). Dissemble (verb)

Meaning: conceal or disguise one‘s true feelings or beliefs.

Synonyms: dissimulate, pretend, deceive, feign, act.

Usage: An honest, sincere person with no need to dissemble.

29). Dilatory (adjective)

Meaning: slow to act.

Synonyms: slow, unhurried, tardy, unpunctual, lax, slack.

Usage: They were dilatory in providing the researchers with information.

30). Garner (Verb)

Meaning: gather or collect (something, especially information or approval).

Synonyms: accumulate, amass, assemble, store.

Usage: The police struggled to garner sufficient evidence.

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