English Quiz- 4 || Vocabulary
Meaning: impartial, unprejudiced, non-partisan
Definition: showing no prejudice for or against
Usage: His assessment of the benefits and drawbacks
Meaning: brief, concise, terse, succinct
Definition: (of a person, speech, or style of writing)
using very few words.
Usage: His laconic reply suggested a lack of interest in
Meaning: weak, weakly, unwell
Definition: lacking physical strength, especially as a
result of age or illness.
Usage: By now, he was too feeble to leave his room.
Meaning: wordy, loquacious, garrulous
Definition: using or expressed in more words than are
Usage: Much academic language is obscure and
Meaning: concise, short, brief,
Definition: (especially of something written or spoken)
briefly and clearly expressed.
Usage: He gave a succinct résumé of the economic
Meaning: ordinary, common, moderate
Definition: of only average quality; not very good.
Usage: He is an enthusiastic if mediocre painter.
Meaning: scruffy, untidy, messy
Definition: (especially of a person or their appearance)
untidy and dirty.
Usage: He was upbraided for his slovenly appearance.
Meaning: rapturous, joyful, joyous,
Definition: feeling or expressing overwhelming
happiness or joyful excitement.
Usage: Ecstatic fans filled the stadium.
Meaning: sporadic, irregular, fitful
Definition: occurring at irregular intervals; not
continuous or steady.
Usage: They heard intermittent bursts of gunfire.
Meaning: adjacent, neighbouring, adjoining
Definition: sharing a common border; touching.
Usage: The Southern Ocean is contiguous with the