Meaning : the process or technique of selecting, editing, and piecing together separate sections of film to form a continuous whole
E.g. : Iconic montage of Rocky punching meat and running up flights of stairs
Meaning : stand, move, or sit in a lazy, drooping way
Meaning : a tendency to choose or do something regularly; an inclination or predisposition toward a particular thing
E.g. : A proclivity for hard work
Meaning : an inclination or natural tendency to behave in a particular way
E.g : a propensity for violence
Meaning : having or showing knowledge of events before they take place
E.g : A prescient warning
Meaning : a countless or extremely great number
E.g. : networks connecting a myriad of computers
Meaning : Characterized by subtle shades of meaning or expression
E.g. : Lowe’s work has gradually grown more nuanced
Meaning : A person not in the armed services or the police force
Synonyms : unusual, unconventional
E.g. : a sample of people who are rather atypical of the target audience
Meaning : 1> relating to a mother, especially during pregnancy or shortly after childbirth
2> related through the mother’s side of the family.
E.g. : my maternal grandfather
Meaning : a mental condition, present from early childhood, characterised by difficulty in communicating and forming relationships with other people and in using language and abstract concepts.
Note : classic autism features: Franklin pointed out a “disconnect between facial expressions, body language and speech,” and Weiss zeroed in on “hidden intelligence, fixations and communication impairments,”
Meaning : a political and economic theory of social organisation which advocates that the means of production, distribution, and exchange should be owned or regulated by the community as a whole
Meaning : producing powerful feelings or strong, clear images in the mind.
Meaning : make it difficult for (someone) to do something or for (something) to happen
Synonyms : impede, curb, inhibit,obstruct
Meaning : a newspaper or magazine that deals with a particular subject or professional activity.
Meaning : gentle and kind
Synonyms : cordial, compassionate
Meaning : suggest or assume the existence, fact, or truth of (something) as a basis for reasoning, discussion, or belief.
Sentence : his theory postulated a rotatory movement for hurricanes
Synonyms : put forward, propose,hypothesise
Meaning : influence or power, especially in politics or business.
Synonyms : dominate, control
Meaning : assert or confirm as a result of one’s own experience the truth or accuracy of (something)
Synonyms : confirm, affirm, testify
Sentence : the explosive used is of my own formulation, and I can vouch for its efficiency
Meaning : Churn rate (sometimes called attrition rate), in its broadest sense, is a measure of the number of individuals or items moving out of a collective group over a specific period
Meaning : the mental action or process of acquiring knowledge and understanding through thought, experience, and the senses.
Meaning : The action of bringing someone or something under forced control
Meaning : A thing presented or offered to God
e.g. : Hindus use flowers and fruits as oblation to god
Meaning : Leave the main subject temporarily in a speech or writing
Meaning : A country or area under the full or partial political control of another country and occupied by settlers from that country.
E.g. : Goa was a Portuguese colony while Pondicherry was a french colony
Meaning : A republic country is one where power resides with individuals who are part of a government who are elected by the citizens of the country according to rule of law.
Meaning : Deliberately destroy, damage obstruct something, esp. for political or military advantage.
Synonyms : Vandalise, wreck
Meaning : The principle that conduct a person’s behaviour or conducting of an activity.
E.g. : Managers give huge importance to your work ethics and will effect your appraisal cycle.
Meaning : The endurance of pain or hardship without display of feelings and without complaint.
Decisions are made based on logic rather than pleasure requirements
Meaning : intimate and affectionate but not sexual
A person who uses their wealth to invest in trade and industry for profit in accordance with principles of capitalism.
E.g. : The irony of the recent Amazon HQ2 row is subsidising the already richest capitalist in the world( Jeff Bezos) and making the already richest man in the world even richer.
Meaning : Bring about; cause
E.g. : Killings begets more Killings
Meaning : To ear up greedily or ravenously
Meaning : First hand authentication of a fact; Evidence.
Meaning : The practice of using spies to obtain information about the plans and activities about the plans and activities esp. of a foreign government or a competing company