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English Dictionary Cum Vocabulary Word List for GMAT, SAT, GRE, GATE, TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, CAT, LSAT, ACT, SSC, BANK PO & Other exams

Q (Dictionary cum Vocabulary Word List for Exams)

Quack: fake charlatan
Example: [quacks operate eyes and at times cause blindness]
English Dictionary Cum Vocabulary Word List for GMAT, SAT, GRE, GATE, TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, CAT, LSAT, ACT, SSC, BANK PO& Other exams


Quackery: Charlatanry

Quadrate:
To divide into quarters.

Quadruped:
four foot animal
Example: [cow is a quadruped]

Quadruple:
increase fourfold, having four components, multiply
Example: [With his aid, I invested in this enterprise about six thousand dollars, which I reasonably hoped to quadruple]

Quaff:
to drink heartily
Example: [as they quaffed their wine, they listened to old songs]

Quagmire:
difficult situation
Example: [to sink deeper into a quagmire]

Quail:
cower shrink
Example: [She quailed before her boss’s anger]

Quaint:
old-fashioned
Example: [a quaint old cottage]

Qualification:
A requisite for an employment position right or privilege.

Qualified:
limited
Example: [I’d like to qualify my criticisms]

Qualify:
to provide with needed skills
Example: [B.Ed. qualifies you to teach in any secondary school]

Qualm:
worry, misgiving, regret, reservation, doubt
Example: [A qualm of misgiving came over him that he might have trusted Teliso too much]

Qualms:
misgivings
Example: [had no qualms about]

Quandary:
difficulty dilemma
Example: [I’ve had two job offers, and I’m in a real quandary about which one to accept]

Quantity:
Magnitude.

Quantum:
particle quantity
Example: [a quantum leap]

Quarantine:
confinement, detention, isolation period
Example: [The horse had to spend several months in quarantine when it reached India]
English Dictionary Cum Vocabulary Word List for GMAT, SAT, GRE, GATE, TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, CAT, LSAT, ACT, SSC, BANK PO& Other exams


Quarrelsome: Irascible.

Quarry:
game prey
Example: [a granite quarry]

Quarter:
residence
Example: [government quarters]

Quarterly:
Occurring or made at intervals of three months.

Quartet:
A composition for four voices or four instruments.

Quarto:
An eight-page newspaper of any size.

Quay:
wharf
Example: [the boat stopped at the quay]

Queasy:
squeamish
Example: [Just the thought of blood makes me queasy]

Quell:
allay suppress
Example: [to quell the disturbances]

Querulous:
complaining
Example: [He became increasingly dissatisfied and querulous in his old age]

Query:
To make inquiry.

Questionnaire:
interrogation
Example: [fill in a questionnaire]

Queue:
line
Example: [a queue at the cinema hall]

Quibble:
to argue about insignificant and irrelevant details
Example: [There’s no point quibbling over five Rupees]

Quicken:
hasten revive
Example: [to quicken the pace]

Quiescence:
Quiet.
English Dictionary Cum Vocabulary Word List for GMAT, SAT, GRE, GATE, TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, CAT, LSAT, ACT, SSC, BANK PO& Other exams


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