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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

U (Dictionary cum Vocabulary Word List for Exams)

Ubiquitous: pervasive omnipresent
Example: [the ubiquitous denim jeans]

Ukase:
official decree
Example: [it was easy to flaunt the ukases]

Ulterior:
covert hidden
Example: [an ulterior motive]

Ultimate:
Beyond which there is nothing else
Example: [the ultimate luxury car]

Ultimatum:
demand
Example: [He gave her an ultimatum]

Ultramontane:
Beyond the mountains especially beyond the Alps (that is on their Italian side).

Ultramundane:
Pertaining to supernatural things or to another life.

Ululation:
howling, wailing, cry
Example: [Ululation is a long, wavering, high-pitched vocal sound resembling the howl of a wolf]
English Dictionary Cum Vocabulary Word List for GMAT, SAT, GRE, GATE, TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, CAT, LSAT, ACT, SSC, BANK PO& Other exams


Umbrage: resentment
Example: [she’ll take umbrage if she isn’t invited to the party]

Unaccountable:
strange, unexplainable, incomprehensible, inexplicable, unpredictable, irresponsible, free from control
Example: [There was much amazement and some anger in the minds of the two noblemen, that the priest had acted in so unaccountable a manner. unaccountable organizations]

Unadulterated:
absolutely pure

Unaffected:
Sincere.

Unalloyed:
complete, pure, unmixed, unadulterated, clear
Example: [I had been in Paris three weeks, and they had been weeks of unalloyed delight. unalloyed success]

Unanimity:
agreement
Example: [it was a rare decision made with unanimity]

Unanimous:
Sharing the same views or sentiments.

Unappealing:
unattractive

Unassuaged:
not soothed unsatisfied
Example: [her anger is unassuaged by your apology]

Unassuming:
modest
Example: [shy and unassuming]

Unavoidable:
Inevitable.

Unbearable:
Unendurable.

Unbecoming:
unsuitable, unflattering, unseemly, not right, inappropriate
Example: [an unbecoming dress]

Unbelief:
Doubt.

Unbending:
unyielding inflexible
Example: [a stern and unbending politician]

Unbiased:
balanced, fair, objective, impartial, unprejudiced
Example: [an unbiased expert]

Unbridled:
unrestrained
Example: [unbridled enthusiasm]
English Dictionary Cum Vocabulary Word List for GMAT, SAT, GRE, GATE, TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, CAT, LSAT, ACT, SSC, BANK PO& Other exams


Uncanny: inexplicable mysterious
Example: [an uncanny resemblance]

Uncommon:
Rare.

Unconscionable:
unscrupulous
Example: [They both drank an unconscionable quantity of wine in the party]

Unconscious:
Not cognizant of objects actions etc.

Uncouth:
crude uncultured
Example: [loud-mouthed and uncouth]

Unction:
the act of anointing with oil
Example: [the anointing with oil of a person near death is called extreme unction]

Unctuous:
insincere
Example: [his unctuous manner]

Undaunted:
resolute even in adversity
Example: [The team remains undaunted, despite three defeats in a row]

Undeceive:
To free from deception as by apprising of the real state of affairs.

Undercharge:
To make an inadequate charge for.

Underexposed:
Insufficiently exposed for proper or full development as negatives in photography.

Undergarment:
A garment to be worn under the ordinary outer garments.

Undergird:
brace up, strengthen, back up, support, fortify
Example: [Hazy optimism about possible values of play in the open must be undergirded by vigorous, penetrating, discriminating tests]

Underhanded:
Clandestinely carried on.

Underlie:
To be the ground or support of.

Underling:
subordinate, assistant, subsidiary, minion
Example: [As an underling he did his work well and gained the commendation of his superiors]
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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