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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

Dulcet: pleasant sounding melodious
Example: [the dulcet sounds of birds at the dawn]

Dun: harass, grayish-brown, torment, annoy, demand overdue payment
Example: [So they banished him by ostracism, and he went to Argos to live]

Dupery:
trickery, deception, cheating, fraud
Example: [His Eminence the Cardinal Savelli was angry enough at the dupery which had been practised on him]

Duplex:
apartment that occupies two floors, house with two parts, dual, double, in two directions
Example: [They own a duplex in Boston]

Duplicity:
treachery, deceit, double-dealing dishonesty
Example: [They were accused of duplicity in their dealings with both sides]

Durance:
confinement
Example: [durance vile]

Duration:
The period of time
Example: [of two years’ duration]

Duress:
imprisonment coercion
Example: [he signed the confession under duress]

Duteous:
obedient, dutiful, loyal, submissive
Example: [Her mother could read her looks, and she could not resist the tears which rose so suddenly in the soft eyes of her duteous child]

Dutiful:
Obedient.

Dwindle:
To diminish or become less
Example: [dwindled to a tenth of its former size]

Dynamic:
energetic
Example: [young and dynamic]

Dyne:
The force which applied to a mass of one gram for 1 second would give it a velocity of 1 cm/s.

Dyspeptic:
gloomy and irritable suffering from indigestion
Example: [eating too much made him feel dyspeptic]

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