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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

D (Dictionary cum Vocabulary Word List for Exams)

Dais: platform
Example: [speaking from the dais]

Dalliance:
romantic or sexual relationship, affair, flirtation, trifling
Example: [They had a brief dalliance with the art of printing in the 1580s]
English Dictionary Cum Vocabulary Word List for GMAT, SAT, GRE, GATE, TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, CAT, LSAT, ACT, SSC, BANK PO& Other exams


Dally: to act playfully or waste time procrastinate
Example: [He dallied with the idea of starting his own business]

Dank:
damp
Example: [a dank, dark cellar]

Dappled:
spotted
Example: [the sunlight filtering through screens created a dappled effect on the wall]

Daring:
Brave.

Darkling:
threatening, dark, gloomy
Example: [Its windows, too, save one softly reddened by a remote lamp, reflected only the darkling sky]

Darwinism:
The doctrine that natural selection has been the prime cause of evolution of higher forms.

Dastard:
A base coward
Example: [this sneak attack is work of a dastard]

Datum:
data, piece of information, fact
Example: [This seems so obvious that it may well be accepted as a datum common to both parties in the dispute]

Daub:
to smear to paint carelessly

Daunt:
subdue to frighten
Example: [She was not at all daunted by the size of the problem]

Dauntless:
courageous
Example: [dauntless optimism and commitment]

Dawdle:
to move slowly to waste time by trifling
Example: [don’t dawdle over this work]

Day-Man:
A day-laborer.

De Facto:
actual
Example: [de facto standard]

Deadlock:
stalemate standstill

Deadpan:
expressionless
Example: [a deadpan expression]
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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