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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

Logo: corporate symbol
Example: [a corporate logo]

Loiter: loaf dawdle
Example: [A gang of youths were loitering outside the cinema]

Loiterer:
One who consumes time idly.

Loll:
lounge about
Example: [they lolled around in their chairs watching TV]

Loneliness:
Solitude.

Longevity:
prolonged life
Example: [To what do you attribute your longevity]

Loot:
stolen goods, money obtained illegally, plunder, booty, steal, despoil
Example: [They made two unsuccessful attempts to find the buried loot]

Lope:
gallop slowly
Example: [the horses loped along]

Loquacious:
Talkative
Example: [she is very loquacious]

Lordling:
A little lord.

Lough:
A lake or loch.

Louse:
A small insect parasitic on and sucking the blood of mammals.

Lout:
goon
Example: [Teenage louts roam the streets at night]

Lovable:
Amiable.

Lowly:
Rudely.

Low-Spirited:
Despondent.

Lubricity:
slipperiness
Example: [reporters were frustrated by his lubricity]
English Dictionary Cum Vocabulary Word List for GMAT, SAT, GRE, GATE, TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, CAT, LSAT, ACT, SSC, BANK PO& Other exams


Lucent: bright shining
Example: [the moon’s lucent rays slivered the river]

Lucid:
clearly understood
Example: [a lucid explanation]

Lucrative:
profitable
Example: [lucrative business]

Ludicrous:
laughable absurd
Example: [a ludicrous idea]

Lugubrious:
sorrowful sad
Example: [a lugubrious face]

Lugubriousness:
gloominess, mournfulness, depression, sadness
Example: [Bentham’s fear of ghosts, and of the visitations of spiritual beings, was strong upon him; and the lugubriousness of the chamber and its neighbourhood added to his alarms]

Lull:
moment of calm
Example: [The motion of the car almost lulled her to sleep]

Lumen:
hollow space, (optics) unit for measuring the rate of light transmission, cavity
Example: [Those 120 hours of work would produce 2,000 lumen hours of light]

Luminary:
One of the heavenly bodies as a source of light.

Luminescence:
glow, brightness, light not produced by heated substances
Example: [This agent is responsible for the luminescence of the crystal]

Luminescent:
Showing increase of light.

Luminosity:
The quality of giving or radiating light.

Luminous:
bright
Example: [a luminous object]

Lunacy:
insanity, madness, foolishness, craziness, (old-fashioned) mental illness
Example: [They complained and annoyed him first about one thing, then about another, till he was well on the verge of lunacy]

Lunar:
related to the moon
Example: [the lunar surface]

Lunatic:
An insane person.

Lune:
The moon.
English Dictionary Cum Vocabulary Word List for GMAT, SAT, GRE, GATE, TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, CAT, LSAT, ACT, SSC, BANK PO& Other exams


Lupine: wolf-like

Lure:
entice
Example: [the lure of fame]

Lurid:
shocking glowing
Example: [You can read all the lurid details of the affair in today’s paper]

Lurk:
hang about, hide, sneak about, lie in ambush
Example: [Perhaps he would even have to lurk in the woods, awaiting his opportunity to smuggle his liquor to the men]

Luscious:
sweet, Rich, and delicious
Example: [a luscious mango]

Luster (Lustre):
gloss
Example: [the rich luster of well-polished furniture]

Lustrous:
Shining
Example: [long lustrous hair]

Luxuriance:
lavishness elegance

Luxuriant:
lush
Example: [Tall, luxuriant plants]

Luxuriate:
To live sumptuously.

Lying:
Untruthfulness.

Lyre:
ancient Greek harp
Example: [“Since I cannot sleep,” she said, “on account of your song which, believe me, is sweet as the lyre of Apollo, I shall indulge myself in drinking some nectar which Pallas lately gave me]

Lyric:
Fitted for expression in song.

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