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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

Semicircle: A half-circle.

Semicivilized: Half-civilized.

Semiconscious:
Partially conscious.

Seminal:
important, influential, groundbreaking, capable of development, germinal, consisting of semen
Example: [a seminal moment/event]

Seminar:
Any assemblage of pupils for real research in some specific study under a teacher.

Seminary:
A special school as of theology or pedagogics.

Senescence:
old age
Example: [We have devised a functional approach to clone genes involved in the regulation of cell growth and senescence]

Senile:
a lack of mental ability because of old age
Example: [He spent many years caring for his senile mother]

Senility:
╬┐ld age, mental and physical decline as a consequence of aging, mental infirmity
Example: [In youth, all energy; in prime of life, all enterprise and vigour; in senility, all weakness and second childhood]

Seniority:
privilege due to length of service
Example: [promotion will be based on seniority]

Sensation:
awareness, physical feeling, perception, public interest, emotion, someone or something that causes a lot of interest
Example: [a burning sensation]

Sensational:
outstanding
Example: [a sensational sports car]

Sense:
The signification conveyed by some word phrase or action.

Sensibility:
Power to perceive or feel.

Sensible:
wise
Example: [a sensible answer]

Sensitive:
Easily affected by outside operations or influences.

Sensorial:
related to the senses
Example: [Our knowledge of reality is conditioned by the evolution of our sensorial capacity]
English Dictionary Cum Vocabulary Word List for GMAT, SAT, GRE, GATE, TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, CAT, LSAT, ACT, SSC, BANK PO& Other exams


Sensorium: The sensory apparatus.

Sensory:
relating to senses
Example: [sensory appeal]

Sensual:
related to the physical senses
Example: [sensual pleasure]

Sensualist:
epicure

Sensuous:
appealing to the senses
Example: [the sensuous feel of the silk sheets]

Sentence:
A related group of words containing a subject and a predicate and expressing a complete thought.

Sententious:
trying to appear wise concise
Example: [sententious and pompous]

Sentience:
consciousness, awareness, sensory faculty, sensation
Example: [It seemed almost as if the machine had a sentience of its own]

Sentient:
Possessing the power of sense or sense-perception.

Sentinel:
watch over, guard, watchman, sentry, soldier whose job is to keep watch
Example: [Might it be a sentinel at the castle who was ordered to go about?]

Separable:
Capable of being disjoined or divided.

Separate:
To take apart.

Separatist:
nationalist, a member of a group of people who want to establish a new country, religion, union, etc., separationist, autonomist, nonconformist, heretic
Example: [In our country many of the most eminent scholars are no believers in separatist criticism]

Septennial:
Recurring every seven years.

Septic:
producing putrefaction putrid

Sepulcher:
burial chamber, tomb, inter, bury
Example: [These human bones show that after the cave had been used as a sanctuary it was employed as a sepulcher]

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


Sequacious: ductile eager to follow
Example: [the sequacious members of the parliament]

Sequel:
epilogue continuation
Example: [the sequel of the movie Rocky is called Rocky II]

Sequence:
arrangement, order, progression, series, succession
Example: [a chronological sequence of events]

Sequent:
Following in the order of time.

Sequester:
to remove or set apart
Example: [he hopes to sequester himself in a small community]

Sequestrate:
To confiscate.

Seraphic:
pure angelic
Example: [His voice was weak, but his countenance was seraphic, his long white hair reaching to his shoulders]

Serendipity:
making fortunate discoveries
Example: [I attribute my success to serendipity]

Serene:
peaceful
Example: [She has a lovely serene face]

Serenity:
peacefulness calm
Example: [I admired her serenity in the midst of so much chaos]

Sergeant:
an officer in a police force, an officer of low rank in the army or air force
Example: [Meanwhile Overton, with the aid of his sergeant, was drawing up an official report, and making general examination]

Sergeant-At-Arms:
An executive officer in legislative bodies who enforces the orders of the presiding officer.

Sergeant-Major:
The highest non-commissioned officer in a regiment.

Serpentine:
winding
Example: [the serpentine course of the river]

Serrated:
with a zigzag edge toothed
Example: [a knife with a serrated edge]

Serried:
saw-toothed
Example: [its serried ranks of identical gray houses]
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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