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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

Amiss: out of place wrong
Example: [something was amiss]

Amity: Friendship
Example: [lived in perfect amity]

Amnesia:
the loss of memory
Example: [suffering from amnesia]

Amnesty:
pardon
Example: [under the terms of the amnesty]

Amoral:
without morals
Example: [Humans, he argues, are amoral and what guides them is not any sense of morality but an instinct for survival]

Amorous:
strongly attracted to love; showing love
Example: [amorous adventures]

Amorphous:
shapeless
Example: [an amorphous mass of jelly]

Amortization:
decrease, gradual repayment of debt, reduction
Example: [Surplus revenues enabled the amortization of its debt; and by 1852 the revenue exceeded three million dollars annually]

Amortize:
to diminish by installment payments
Example: [The value of the machinery is amortized over its estimated useful life]

Amour:
A love-affair especially one of an illicit nature.

Ampere:
The practical unit of electric-current strength.

Ampersand:
the sign (&) used to represent the word “and”
Example: [The ampersand is a punctuation mark used to represent conjunction]

Amphibian:
creature that lives on land and water
Example: [frog is an amphibian]

Amphibious:
able to operate in water and land
Example: [frogs are amphibious]

Amphitheater:
oval-shaped theater
Example: [we watched the play at the amphitheater]

Ample:
spacious, enough, abundant
Example: [there is ample space for all]

Amplify:
increase, enlarge, intensify
Example: [amplify emotions]
English Dictionary Cum Vocabulary Word List for GMAT, SAT, GRE, GATE, TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, CAT, LSAT, ACT, SSC, BANK PO& Other exams


Amplitude: Largeness.

Amply:
Sufficiently.

Amputate:
as a limb To remove by cutting
Example: [his leg had to be amputated]

Amuck:
murderous frenzy
Example: [The army ran amok]

Amulet:
talisman ornament worn as a charm against evil spirits
Example: [many people in villages wear amulets]

Amuse:
entertain
Example: [Apparently these stories are meant to amuse]

Amusement:
Diversion.

Anachronism:
Anything occurring or existing out of its proper time
Example: [For some people, marriage is an anachronism from the days when women needed to be protected]

Anachronistic:
misdated, out of date, old-fashioned, assigned to the wrong time period
Example: [In a wider sense, all historical writings are anachronistic. Apartheid South Africa was an anachronistic state in which people were divided into racial groups]

Anagram:
The letters of a word or phrase so transposed as to make a different word or phrase.

Analgesia:
pain reducer
Example: [analgesic]

Analgesic:
pain-soother
Example: [a mild analgesic]

Analogous:
comparable, similar, parallel
Example: [Hypnotic trance is in a sense analogous to sleep]

Analogy:
point by point comparison
Example: [he used analogies to make his point clear]

Analyst:
One who analyzes or makes use of the analytical method.

Analyze:
study, examine in detail, study methodically, evaluate, separate into components for study
Example: [to analyze a problem]

Anarchist:
terrorist
Example: [an anarchist group]
English Dictionary Cum Vocabulary Word List for GMAT, SAT, GRE, GATE, TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, CAT, LSAT, ACT, SSC, BANK PO& Other exams


Anarchy: absence of government or law
Example: [there was anarchy after the government fell]

Anathema:
ban curse
Example: [For older employees, the new system is an anathema]

Anatomy:
That branch of morphology which treats of the structure of organisms.

Ancestry:
One’s ancestors collectively.

Ancillary:
subsidiary, supplementary, subordinate
Example: [ancillary unit]

Andirons:
metal supports in a fireplace
Example: [I stared into a fire we built on the very andirons where the good oak had blazed and warmed him]

Anecdote:
tale, narrative, short account of an interesting or amusing incident, story
Example: [an amusing/interesting anecdote]

Anecdotes (Anecdote):
usually funny account of an event story
Example: [a speech full of anecdotes]

Anemia:
Deficiency of blood or red corpuscles.

Anemia (Anaemia):
Deficiency of blood or red corpuscles
Example: [suffering from anemia, he looked pale]

Anemic:
Affected with anemia.

Anemometer:
an instrument for measuring the speed of wind, wind gauge
Example: [The anemometer is an instrument for measuring the force and velocity of the wind]

Anesthetic:
Pertaining to or producing loss of sensation.

Anesthetic (Anaesthetic):
producing loss of sensation
Example: [anesthetic medicine]

Anew:
Once more.

Angelic:
Saintly.
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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