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English Vocabulary Index

Power of Words for 10th December :

  1. Uprising (n) : rising from bed, a riot


  2. Uproar (v) : violent disturbance


  3. Uproot (v) : tear up by the roots, eradicate


  4. Upset (v) : overthrow, overturn


  5. Upstairs (adv.) : in or towards an upper storey


  6. Upstart (n) : one who has suddenly risen from a humble state to wealth or power


  7. Up-to-date (adj.) : modern


  8. Upward (adj.) : directed up (or) towards a higher place


  9. Urban (adj.) : relating to a town or city


  10. Urbane (adj.) : polite, courteous, refined


  11. Urchin (adj.) : mischievous boy, a small boy, a hedgehog


  12. Urge (n) : an earnest, desire


  13. Urge (v) : press or force onward, impel


  14. Urgent (adj.) : pressing, requiring, immediate action


  15. Urinal (n) : a vessel or place for passing urine


  16. Urine (n) : the impure pale-yellow watery fluid secreted in the kidneys and discharged from the bladder


  17. Us (pron.) : objective case of WE


  18. Usage (n) : practice, custom, treatment, manner of using


  19. Useful (adj.) : worthless, not beneficial


  20. Useless (n) : worthless, not beneficial


  21. Usher (n) : door-keeper


  22. Usher (v) : present


  23. Usual (adj.) : common, customary in use


  24. Usurer (n) : a money-lender at a high interest


  25. Usurp (v) : take possession without right


  26. Usurper (n) : one who usurps


  27. Usury (n) : exorbitant interest, the taking of excessive interest on a loan


  28. Utensil (n) : a tool, vessel used in common life


  29. Utilise (v) : make use of, use


  30. Utilize (v) : make use of, use


  31. Utility (n) : usefulness, benefit


  32. Utmost (adj.) : outer most, farthest


  33. Utopian (adj.) : most ideal


  34. Utter (adj.) : quite, complete


  35. Utter (v) : speak


  36. Utterance (n) : speech, expression in words


  37. Uttermost (adj.) : extreme, farthest


  38. Uvula (n) : hanging fleshy part of soft palate


  39. Uxoricide (n) : murder (murderer) of one’s wife


  40. Uxorious (adj.) : foolishly fond of one’s wife


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