Daily Word List – Set 22

Hello and welcome to ExamPundit. Here is the 22nd set of Daily Word List.

1. Gaudy: so showy
that it is unattractive.
Example: Ram’s
wife was determined to buy the gaudy
furniture with the colorful floral pattern.
2. Humility: the
state in which one does not view himself as being better than others.
Example: The king
bowed to the commoner who saved his life in an ultimate display of humility.
3. Lurid: full of
unpleasant details that are meant to shock or interest people.
Example: The lurid accusations Geeta made about
Arjun caused him to lose his job.
4. Imperative:
Example:  It’s imperative
that every member of the team is able to get along with all his teammates.
5. Impinge: to
produce an effect, usually an unwanted one.
Example: Arun’s
excessive gambling has started to impinge
upon his ability to pay bills.
6. Masticate: to
chomp with teeth; chew.
Example: My
mother told me to never talk while I masticate
my food.
7. Niche:  a unique field or market.
Example:  When Suresh won the writing contest, he
realized he had found his niche in
8. Obtrude: to
interrupt in an unpleasant manner.
Example: Please
silence your phones so they do not obtrude
upon our meeting.
9. Paucity: a
small amount of something that is not enough.
Example: Because
of the paucity of our oil supply, we
need to seek out other fuel resources.
10.  Reign: the timespan during which an
individual or government is in power.
Example: A few
years ago, the queen celebrated her fifty-year reign as the monarch of her country.


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