Vocabulary


Word Meaning Sentence
Forswear Agree to give up or do without (something) “forswear the routine.”
Exposition A statement or rhetorical discourse intended to give information about or an explanation of difficult material. As an expositor, Euler had no peers
Disparate Fundamentally distinct or different in kind; entirely dissimilar Punjab National Bank’s (PNB’s) come a long way since March 2000, when IT systems were deployed only at 500-odd branches, and was very disparate
Esoteric Of or relating to that which is known by a restricted number of people
Allusive Containing or characterized by indirect references: an allusive speech. Stories that are allusive, sometimes elusive, often featuring his alter-ego Elizabeth Costello
Segues To move smoothly and unhesitatingly from one state, condition, situation, or element to another While irony segues through his writing. Daylight segued into dusk