Advanced Vocabulary

Advanced Vocabulary for IELTS band score 9 SET 22

Advanced Vocabulary with Printable Flashcards Set 22 PDF  IELTS,TOEFL, TOEIC , GRE ,CSS, UPSC and other language exam. The Sets of high frequency Advanced Vocabulary will you master any English language exam in the world.

Evanescent: (adj.) Fleeting; impermanent

The evanescent post-war economic prosperity was quickly followed by a deep recession.

 

Evict: (v) To force someone to leave a place.

He was evicted from the hotel for violent behaviour.

 

Evocation: (n) Imaginative recreation; act of summoning up

Her novel is a brilliant evocation of life in the eighteenth century India.

 

Evocative: (adj.) Stimulating vivid memories; recreating a mood

The pebbled streets and traditional shops are evocative of a completely different era.

 

Exalt: (v) To praise highly. Also, to raise in status or rank

He was exalted to the position of General

Manager.

 

Excursion: (n) Short trip for a special purpose

Many excursions had been arranged by the holiday company.

 

Exemplary: (adj.) Worthy of imitation; serving as a model or pattern

His act was exemplary, especially considering the circumstances.

 

Exemplify: (v) To illustrate or show by example

This painting perfectly exemplifies the naturalistic style which was so popidar at the time.

 

Exempt: (v) To excuse or release from some obligation or requirement to which others are subject

Exempting small businesses from an increase in tax should be a popular move.

Exorbitant: (adj.) Excessive; beyond what is normally expected and proper; extravagant, as, exorbitant demands.

I don’t appreciate the exorbitant rates of interest charged by the Western Bank.

 

Exorcise: (v) To swear evil spirits out of a person

A priest exorcised the ghost from the house.

 

Explicate: (v) To explain in details; make clear

This is a book which clearly explicates the poetry ofGhalib.

 

Exploit: (v) To use unfairly for one’s own profit

He is fully exploiting his opponent’s weak family background.

 

Exponent: (n) One who explains or interprets; one who represents or exemplifies

Adam Smith was an exponent of free trade.

 

Expound: (v) To explain clearly and thoroughly; interpret

We had to listen for hours to his expounding on democracy.

 

Fervent: (adj.) Believing or feeling something very strongly and sincerely.

It was a debate, which aroused fervent ethical arguments.

 

Fetter: (v) To restrain; curtail one’s freedom

Fettered by very strict office routine, he was unable to fulfill his ambitions.

 

Fickle: (adj.) Changeable or unstable

Don’t depend too much on him; he is a fickle person.

 

Figment: (n) Something which seems real but is not

Was it just a figment of my imagination or did I hear Parveen’s voice in the other room?

 

Finale: (n) Ending; the last part of a piece of music or show

All the actors come on stage during the finale.

 

Finite: (adj.) Limited; having definable limits or boundaries

The funds available for the health service are finite and we cannot afford to waste money.

 

Fitful: (adj.) Restless; spasmodic; intermittent; irregular

After several fitful attempts, he decided to postpone the start of the project until he felt more energetic.

 

Flagrant: (adj.) Openly scandalous or disgraceful; notorious

We cannot condone such flagrant violation of the rules.

 

Flora and fauna: (n) The plants and the animals of a region

This is a nice book on the flora and fauna of Punjab.

 

Fluent: (adj.) Speaking easily

He is fluent in speaking English.

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