Important Vocabulary Notes for Competitive Examinations (Set-171)
1. Alleged [uh-lejd, uh-lej-id]
2. Breach [breech]
Example : “They (Reliance Jio) have not informed us,” Ms. Sundararajan said while replying to a query on the sidelines of an event.
3. Sideline [sahyd-lahyn]
Example : Reliance Jio had claimed that data of its customers was safe. It had filed a complaint with the Mumbai police for a probe.
4. Probe [prohb]
Example : Share buybacks improve earnings per share and return surplus cash to shareholders while also supporting share price during periods of sluggish market conditions.
5. Surplus [sur-pluhs, -pluh s]
6. Sluggish [sluhg-ish]
Example : Wholesale price inflation slowed to a 11-month low of 0.9% in June due to subdued food inflation and weak manufacturing prices, according to data released by the Ministry of Commerce on Friday.
7. Subdued [suh b-dood, -dyood]
Example : “We built the autonomous systems in the cart in order to teach our employees to build autonomous driving technology,” he said.
8. Autonomous [aw-ton-uh-muh s]
Example : He said that over the past two years the company had revamped the way it trained staff.
9. Revamp [verb ree-vamp; noun ree-vamp]
Example : “We would definitely like to get back a few old guys. But it all depends on what the BCCI decides about the player retention policy,” he added.
10. Retention [ri-ten-shuh n]