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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

R (Dictionary cum Vocabulary Word List for Exams)

Rabid: furious mad
Example: [a rabid feminist]

Raconteur:
story teller
Example: [a brilliant raconteur]
English Dictionary Cum Vocabulary Word List for GMAT, SAT, GRE, GATE, TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, CAT, LSAT, ACT, SSC, BANK PO& Other exams


Racy: Exciting or exhilarating to the mind.

Radiance:
brilliance, happiness, warmth, glow, joy
Example: [But, as when a cloud suddenly passes over the sun, Aranka’s bright face lost its radiance the next moment]

Radiate:
To extend in all directions as from a source or focus.

Radical:
fundamental revolutionary
Example: [a radical thinker]

Radix:
That from or on which something is developed.

Ragamuffin:
person wearing tattered clothes
Example: [a ragamuffin was begging for food]

Rail:
harangue, rant, to complain angrily
Example: [He railed against the injustices of the system]

Raillery:
banter, teasing, mockery, joke, satire
Example: [Her raillery, like the raillery of princes, was without fear of retort]

Raiment:
clothing
Example: [I have no raiment fit to wear for the party]

Rakish:
sporty stylish
Example: [he wore his hat at a rakish angle]

Rally:
assemble
Example: [an election rally]

Ramification:
consequence
Example: [Have you considered all the ramifications of your suggestion]

Ramify:
To divide or subdivide into branches or subdivisions
Example: [when the plant begins to ramify, it is advisable to nip off most of the branches]

Ramose:
being made up of branches, sending out branches
Example: [a selection of the tallest and least ramose trees]

Ramp:
inclined plane slope
Example: [ramps are built in hospitals so that people on wheel chairs can move easily]

Rampant:
raging unbridled
Example: [rampant corruption]

Rampart:
castle to protect it a large wall built round a town
Example: [we watched from the rampart as the fighting continued]
English Dictionary Cum Vocabulary Word List for GMAT, SAT, GRE, GATE, TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, CAT, LSAT, ACT, SSC, BANK PO& Other exams


Ramshackle: falling to pieces dilapidated
Example: [a ramshackle old shed]

Rancid:
rotten
Example: [He lifts it down and removes several pieces of the rancid, dried meat stored in it]

Rancor:
Malice.

Rancor (Rancour):
dislike resentment
Example: [They cheated me, but I feel no rancor towards them]

Rancorous:
resentful, bitter, showing intense resentment
Example: [rancorous debate]

Rankle:
resentment cause bitterness
Example: [It still rankles that she got promoted, and I didn’t]

Rant:
scold rage
Example: [He’s always ranting about the government]

Rapacious:
avaricious, grasping, greedy
Example: [her rapacious appetite for fame]

Rapid:
Having great speed.

Rapidity:
speed

Rapine:
ravishment, plundering, despoiling, stealing, robbery, pillage
Example: [One of them, who had been concerned in some act of violence or rapine, had given information against his companions]

Rapport:
empathy, affinity, relationship of trust and respect
Example: [to build rapport with someone]

Rapprochement:
reconciliation
Example: [rapprochement between the warring factions]

Rapt:
deeply absorbed
Example: [The children watched with rapt attention]

Raptorial:
Seizing and devouring living prey.

Rarefied:
as of a gas made less dense
Example: [the mountain climbers had difficulty in breathing in the rarefied atmosphere]
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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