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TOEIC Reading Vocabulary (1)

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acquisition
adolescent
adverse
aesthetic
affiliate
afflict
aggravate
agitation
alleviate
amends
anonymous
appraisal
articulate
ascertain
ascribe
assault
assert
asset
assimilate
attorney
augment
authentic
avail
avert
baffle
barren
batch
bizarre
bleak
blunder
blunt
bonus
brace
brittle
capsule
casualty
ceramic
cereal
commentary
commitment
commute
compatible
competence
compile
compulsory
concede
conceive
concession
concise
confer
configuration
conform
confusion
consecutive
consensus
conserve
conspicuous
constituent
constrain
consultant
contaminate
contemplate
contempt
contend
contradict
contrive
controversial
controversy
converge
convict
cordial
corps
corrode
corrupt
costume
courtesy
cripple
criterion
crucial
culminate
cumulative
curb
curt
cynical
deficit
degenerate
deliberate
denote
denounce
depict
designate
despise
deteriorate
diffuse
dilemma
dilute
discern
discrepancy
discrete
disguise
dismay
dispatch
disperse
disposition
disrupt
dissipate
distil
disturbance
divine
drastic
dubious
dwell
eccentric
edible
ego
elicit
elite
eloquent
embark
empirical
endow
enhance
ensue
entail
entity
entrepreneur
envisage
epoch
equilibrium
erosion
erroneous
escort
essence
ethics
ethnic
evoke
exemplify
exempt
exotic
expertise
explicit
exposition
exquisite
extinct
extinguish
fabricate
facet
facilitate
feeble
flap
fling
fluctuate
flutter
foam
foil
formidable
formulate
fort
fossil
foster
foul
fracture
fraud
fringe
frustrate
galaxy
gaol
garment
gear
glide
gloomy
gorgeous
gossip
graze
grease
grief
grieve
grim
hamper
hatch
haul
haunt
heal
heave
heir
heritage
hierarchy
hinder
hinge
hitherto
homogeneous
hose
hover
humidity
hurl
hypothesis
hysterical

Word and Definition List
acquisition   Speak
n. Syn. acquirement; attainment
(ارجن) act of contracting or assuming or acquiring possession of something
adolescent   Speak
n.
(کشور) a juvenile between the onset of puberty and maturity;
adverse   Speak
a. Syn. unfavorable; hostile
(برعکس) in opposing direction; harmful or unfavorable; acting or serving to oppose
aesthetic   Speak
a. Syn. artistic; elegant
(جمالیاتی) elegant or tasteful; of or concerning appreciation of beauty or good taste
affiliate   Speak
v. Syn. associate; incorporate
(الحاق) associate; incorporate
afflict   Speak
v. Syn. plague; suffer; torment
(دامن) cause pain, suffering or distress
aggravate   Speak
v. Syn. worsen; exacerbate
(بڑھ) worsen; make worse or more troublesome
agitation   Speak
n. Syn. anxiety; disturbance
(تحریک) anxiety; extreme emotional disturbance
alleviate   Speak
v. Syn. relieve; moderate; reduce
(خاتمے) provide physical relief, as from pain; make easier; remove in part
amends   Speak
n.
(اصلاح کر لی) compensation for a loss or injury; recompense; reparation
anonymous   Speak
a. Syn. unknown; nameless
(گمنام) having no name; having unknown or unacknowledged name
appraisal   Speak
n. Syn. assessment; evaluation
(تشخیص) assessment; evaluation; the classification of someone or something with respect to its worth
articulate   Speak
a. Syn. effective; distinct
(واضح) expressing oneself easily in clear and effective language
ascertain   Speak
v. Syn. discover; insure
(جاننے) find out for certain; discover with certainty; make sure of
ascribe   Speak
v. Syn. refer; attribute; assign
(باندھتے) inscribe or dedicate; attribute to a specified cause, source, or origin; assign as a quality
assault   Speak
n. Syn. attack; onslaught
(حملہ) attack; onslaught
assert   Speak
v. Syn. declare
(آسان اور خوشگوار بنا) declare or state with confidence; put oneself forward boldly
asset   Speak
n. Syn. properties; advantage
(اثاثہ) properties; advantage; useful or valuable quality
assimilate   Speak
v. Syn. absorb
(خواہاں) incorporate and absorb into mind; make similar; cause to resemble
attorney   Speak
n. Syn. lawyer
(اٹارنی) lawyer; one who is appointed by another to act in his place or stead; proxy
augment   Speak
v. Syn. increase
(بڑھانے) make greater, as in size, extent, or quantity
authentic   Speak
a. Syn. genuine; real; valid; trustworthy
(مستند) not counterfeit or copied; valid; trustworthy
avail   Speak
v. Syn. profit; promote
(کار آمد) turn to advantage of; be of service to; profit; promote
avert   Speak
v. Syn. prevent
(ٹال) prevent; turn or cause to turn off or away
baffle   Speak
v. Syn. frustrate; perplex
(چکرا) frustrate as by confusing or perplexing; impede force or movement of
barren   Speak
a. Syn. desolate
(بانجھ) desolate; fruitless and unproductive; lacking
batch   Speak
n.
(بیچ) quantity of bread baked at one time; a collection of things or persons to be handled together
bizarre   Speak
a. Syn. fantastic
(عجیب) fantastic; violently contrasting; strangely unconventional in style or appearance
bleak   Speak
a. Syn. cold; cheerless
(ہولناک) cold or cheerless; unlikely to be favorable
blunder   Speak
n. Syn. error
(غلطی) serious mistake typically caused by ignorance or confusion
blunt   Speak
a. Syn. insensitive
(کند) having a dull edge or end; not sharp; lacking in feeling; insensitive
bonus   Speak
n.
(بونس) an extra dividend to the shareholders; money paid in addition to a stated compensation
brace   Speak
n.
(گلے) something which holds anything tightly or supports it firmly, as bandage, cord, or rod;
brittle   Speak
a.
(آسانی سے ٹوٹنے والی) easily broken; having little elasticity
capsule   Speak
n. Syn. pill
(کیپسول) small container; pill in form of small rounded gelatinous; shortened version of a written work
casualty   Speak
n.
(حوالے) serious or fatal accident; someone injured or killed in an accident
ceramic   Speak
a.
(سیرامک) of or pertaining to pottery; relating to the art of making earthenware; as, ceramic products; ceramic ornaments for ceilings.
cereal   Speak
n.
(غللا) grass such as wheat, oats, or corn, the starchy grains of which are used as food.
commentary   Speak
n.
(شرح) written explanation or criticism or illustration that is added to a book or other textual material
commitment   Speak
n.
(وابستگی) pledge, undertaking; act of binding yourself to a course of action
commute   Speak
v.
(چاپ commute) obtain or bargain for exemption or substitution; travel regularly from a place of residence to another place
compatible   Speak
a. Syn. harmonious
(ہم آہنگ) harmonious; having similar disposition and tastes
competence   Speak
n.
(استعداد) quality of being adequately or well qualified physically and intellectually
compile   Speak
v. Syn. assemble; gather; accumulate
(تالیف) put together or compose from materials gathered from several sources
compulsory   Speak
a. Syn. mandatory; obligatory
(لازمی) mandatory; obligatory; required by rule
concede   Speak
v. Syn. admit; yield
(ماننے) admit; yield; give up physical control of another
conceive   Speak
v. Syn. design; consider
(علم) form or develop in the mind; devise; become pregnant with; begin or originate in a specific way
concession   Speak
n.
(رعایت) act of yielding; point yielded; acknowledgment or admission
concise   Speak
a. Syn. succinct; terse
(جامع) brief and compact; expressing much in few words
confer   Speak
v.
(احسان) bestow; present; have a conference in order to talk something over
configuration   Speak
n.
(ترتیب) arrangement of parts or elements; outline
conform   Speak
v.
(مطابق) comply with; follow; fit; meet
confusion   Speak
n.
(برم) mistake that results from taking one thing to be another; lack of clarity or order
consecutive   Speak
a. Syn. successive; sequential
(مسلسل) following one after another without interruption; sequential
consensus   Speak
n. Syn. Agreement; accord
(اتفاق رائے) general agreement or accord; opinion reached by a group as a whole
conserve   Speak
v. Syn. retain; preserve
(محفوظ) retain; protect from loss or harm; preserve; use carefully or sparingly, avoiding waste
conspicuous   Speak
a. Syn. noticeable; prominent
(مخصوص) noticeable; prominent; easy to notice; obvious
constituent   Speak
n. Syn. component; element; ingredient
(پیچیدہ اتحادی) component or part; citizen, voter
constrain   Speak
v. Syn. restrain; confine
(مجبور) restrain; keep within close bounds; confine
consultant   Speak
n.
(کنسلٹنٹ) an expert who gives advice
contaminate   Speak
v. Syn. taint; pollute; defile
(غور و فکر کریں) make impure or unclean by contact or mixture; pollute; defile
contemplate   Speak
v. Syn. ponder; meditate
(غور و فکر کریں) look at attentively and thoughtfully; observe deep in thought
contempt   Speak
n. Syn. disgrace
(اومان) state of being despised or dishonored; disgrace; disobedience to, or open disrespect of
contend   Speak
v.
(خراب جھگڑا کریں) strive in opposition; contest; dispute; struggle for
contradict   Speak
v. Syn. confront; oppose
(تناقض) confront; oppose
contrive   Speak
v.
(contrive) form by an exercise of ingenuity; devise; invent; design
controversial   Speak
a. Syn. controvertible; disputable
(متنازع) controvertible; disputable
controversy   Speak
n. Syn. contention; argument
(تنازعہ) contentious speech act; argument
converge   Speak
v. Syn. approach
(تقارب) approach; tend to meet; come together
convict   Speak
v.
(مجرم) find or declare guilty
cordial   Speak
a. Syn. gracious
(سوہاردپورن) gracious; showing warm and friendliness
corps   Speak
n.
(پہنچا کور) an army unit usually consisting of two or more divisions; a body of people associated together
corrode   Speak
v.
(کرپٹ) destroy metal or alloy gradually, especially by chemical action; be eaten or worn away
corrupt   Speak
a. Syn. spoiled; tainted
changed from sound to putrid state; spoiled; tainted
costume   Speak
n. Syn. dress; attire
(لباس) dress; attire; aset of clothes appropriate for a particular occasion or season
courtesy   Speak
n.
(نرمی) polite behavior; act of civility or respect; consent or agreement in spite of fact
cripple   Speak
n. Syn. handicap; maim; disable
(معذور) person or animal that is partially disabled or unable to use a limb or limb
criterion   Speak
n.
(کسوٹی) standard of judging; any approved or established rule or test
crucial   Speak
a.
(اہم) of extreme importance; vital to the resolution of a crisis; of the greatest importance
culminate   Speak
v.
(اختتام تک جاری) reach the highest or most decisive point; rise to summit
cumulative   Speak
a.
(سنچیی) increasing by successive addition
curb   Speak
v.
(کچلنے) bend or curve; guide and manage, or restrain
curt   Speak
a.
(روھا) having been shortened; effectively cut short; rudely brief or abrupt, as in speech or manner
cynical   Speak
a.
(نندک) skeptical of motives of others; selfishly calculating; negative or pessimistic
deficit   Speak
n. Syn. shortfall; shortage
(گھاٹی) inadequacy or insufficiency; sum of money falls short of required amount; shortage
degenerate   Speak
v. Syn. deteriorate
(degenerate) become worse; decline; fall
deliberate   Speak
v. Syn. consider; ponder
(بحث) consider; think about carefully; weigh
denote   Speak
v. Syn. signify; indicate; show
(مطلع کرنا) indicate; signify directly; refer to specifically
denounce   Speak
v. Syn. condemn; criticize; announce
(مسترد) condemn openly; criticize; make known in formal manner
depict   Speak
v. Syn. portray; describe
(چترت) represent in a picture or sculpture; portray in words; describe
designate   Speak
v. Syn. nominate; assign; name
(نامزد) indicate or specify; point out; assign a name or title to
despise   Speak
v.
(dissemble ناگوار) dislike intensely; regard with contempt or scorn
deteriorate   Speak
v. Syn. decline
(بگڑنا) become worse; decline
diffuse   Speak
v.
(وسرت) spread out widely; scatter freely; pour out and cause to spread freely
dilemma   Speak
n. Syn. predicament
(مشکوک) predicament; state of uncertainty or between equally unfavorable options
dilute   Speak
v. Syn. weaken; attenuate
(پتلا) weaken; make thinner or less concentrated by adding a liquid such as water
discern   Speak
v. Syn. detect; perceive
(discern) detect; perceive
discrepancy   Speak
n. Syn. difference
(وسنگتی) lack of consistency; difference
discrete   Speak
a. Syn. separate; distinct
(متفرد) separate; consisting of unconnected distinct parts
disguise   Speak
n.
(چھپانے) dress or exterior put on for purposes of concealment or of deception
dismay   Speak
v. Syn. discourage; frighten
(سنتراس) destroy courage or resolution by exciting dread; cause to lose enthusiasm
dispatch   Speak
n. Syn. expedition; sending off
(موت کی سزا) act of sending off something; property of being prompt and efficient; message usually sent in haste
disperse   Speak
v. Syn. scatter
(منتشر) move away from each other; cause to separate; cause to become widely known
disposition   Speak
n. Syn. temperament; nature; tendency
(فطرت) natural or acquired habit with tendency; act or means of getting rid of something
disrupt   Speak
v. Syn. upset; interrupt
(کفران نعمت کر کے برہم) upset; throw into confusion or disorder
dissipate   Speak
v. Syn. waste; scatter
(discern dissipate) spend or expend wastefully; vanish by dispersion; drive away; disperse
distil   Speak
v.
(چلانا) drop; fall in drops; flow in a small stream
disturbance   Speak
n. Syn. disorder; turmoil
(خلل) disorder; turmoil; mental or emotional unbalance or disorder
divine   Speak
v.
(دیوی) perceive intuitively; foresee future; have nature of or being a deity
drastic   Speak
a. Syn. radical; severe
(کٹھور) radical; taking effect violently or rapidly
dubious   Speak
a. Syn. questionable
(بیہوشی میں بولنا مشکوک) questionable; filled with doubt
dwell   Speak
v. Syn. reside; inhabit
(رہیں) live as a resident; exist in a given place or state
eccentric   Speak
a. Syn. irregular; odd; whimsical; bizarre
(سنکی) departing from a recognized, conventional, or established norm or pattern
edible   Speak
a. Syn. eatable
(معاشیات کھانے) eatable; substance that can be used as food
ego   Speak
n.
(انا) self, especially as distinct from the world and other selves; exaggerated sense of self-importance
elicit   Speak
v. Syn. provoke
(حاصل) draw out; bring forth or to light; generate or provoke as response or answer
elite   Speak
n.
(اشرافیہ) a group or class of persons enjoying superior intellectual or social or economic status
eloquent   Speak
a. Syn. expressive; persuasive
(فصیح) vividly or movingly expressive; persuasive
embark   Speak
v. Syn. commence
(سوار) commence; go on board a boat or airplane; begin a journey
empirical   Speak
a.
(آخباخت) derived from experiment and observation rather than theory
endow   Speak
v. Syn. grant; award
(فراہم کرنا) grant; award; give qualities or abilities to
enhance   Speak
v. Syn. increase; improve
(بڑھانے) make better or more attractive; increase; improve
ensue   Speak
v. Syn. follow
(ensue) pursue; follow or come afterward; follow as a consequence
entail   Speak
v. Syn. require; necessitate; involve
(یقینی بنانے entail) imply or require; cause to ensue or accrue; cut or carve in ornamental way
entity   Speak
n.
(وجود) real being; something that exists as a particular and discrete unit; fact of existence
entrepreneur   Speak
n. Syn. businessperson; enterprise
(ادیمی) person who organizes and operates a business; contractor
envisage   Speak
v.
(کلپنا) look in the face of; apprehend; consider or regard in a certain way
epoch   Speak
n. Syn. era
(زمانے) particular period of history, especially one considered remarkable
equilibrium   Speak
n. Syn. balance
(توازن) mental or emotional balance; state of balance of any causes, powers, or motives
erosion   Speak
n. Syn. corrosion
(کشرن) corrosion; a gradual decline of something
erroneous   Speak
a. Syn. mistaken; wrong
(غلط) containing or derived from error; mistaken
escort   Speak
n.
(لے) one who conducts someone as attendant; guard; protection, care, or safeguard on a journey
essence   Speak
n.
(نچوڑ) most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience
ethics   Speak
n. Syn. morals; principles
(اخلاقیات) morals; study of principles relating to right and wrong conduct.
ethnic   Speak
a. Syn. racial
(نسلی) relating to races; group of people sharing common racial, national, or religious heritage
evoke   Speak
v. Syn. bring out; arouse
(پکارنا) bring out; arouse; call forth
exemplify   Speak
v. Syn. embody
(مثال دینا) serve as an example of; embody
exempt   Speak
a.
(مستثنی) not subject to duty or obligation; not subject to taxation
exotic   Speak
a. Syn. strange
(غیر ملکی) from another part of the world; foreign; strikingly strange or unusual
expertise   Speak
n. Syn. skill
(مہارت) specialized knowledge; expert skill
explicit   Speak
a. Syn. definite; outspoken
(واضح) precisely and clearly expressed; definite; outspoken
exposition   Speak
n.
(تجزیہ) exhibition; part of a play that provides the background information; opening section of a fugue
exquisite   Speak
a. Syn. excellent; flawless
(شاندار) excellent; flawless; acutely perceptive or discriminating
extinct   Speak
a. Syn. nonexistent; vanished; dead
(ناپید) no longer existing or living; vanished; dead
extinguish   Speak
v.
(بجھا) quench; put out, as a light or fire; cause to die out; put an end to; destroy
fabricate   Speak
v. Syn. build
(بہتان باندھتے) build; put together out of components or parts
facet   Speak
n. Syn. side
(پہلو) small, smooth, flat surface, as on a bone or tooth; side; a smooth surface
facilitate   Speak
v. Syn. promote; expedite
(مدد) help bring about; make less difficult
feeble   Speak
a. Syn. weak; frail
(لڑو) lacking vigor, force, or effectiveness; faint; frail
flap   Speak
n.
(فلیپ) flat, usually thin piece attached at only one side; act of waving or fluttering; blow given with something flat; slap
fling   Speak
v. Syn. discard
(فیںکنا) throw with force or recklessness; throw or cast away; move in an abrupt
fluctuate   Speak
v. Syn. waver; shift
(اتار چڑھاو) rise and fall in or as if in waves; shift; vary irregularly
flutter   Speak
v.
(فڑفڑانا) vibrate or move quickly; drive in disorder; throw into confusion; wave or flap rapidly in an irregular manner
foam   Speak
n.
(جھاگ) white substance, consisting of an aggregation of bubbles, which is formed on the surface of liquids
foil   Speak
v. Syn. hinder
(foible ورق) prevent from being successful
formidable   Speak
a. Syn. menacing; threatening
(درجیئ) arousing fear; threatening; difficult to undertake or defeat
formulate   Speak
v. Syn. policy; theory
(تیار) decide upon and express in words
fort   Speak
n. Syn. fortress; stronghold
(فورٹ) a fortified defensive structure; permanent army post
fossil   Speak
n. Syn. remnant
(جیواشم) remnant; remains of a plant or animal that existed in a past geological age
foster   Speak
v. Syn. rear
(رضاعی) rear; promote the growth of; help develop
foul   Speak
n. Syn. disgusting; filthy
(گندے) act that violates of the rules of a sport
fracture   Speak
v. Syn. break; crack
(فریکچر) break into pieces; crack; destroy; violate or abuse
fraud   Speak
n.
(فراڈ) getting money by lying or cheating; something intended to deceive
fringe   Speak
n. Syn. margin; periphery
(کنارا) margin; periphery; decorative border of hanging threads, cords, or strips, often attached to a separate band
frustrate   Speak
v. Syn. thwart; defeat
(عاجز) make null; bring to nothing; prevent from taking effect or attaining fulfillment
galaxy   Speak
n.
(کہکشاں) large, isolated system of stars, as the Milky Way; any collection of brilliant personalities
gaol   Speak
n. Syn. jail
(کاراگار) place of confinement, especially for minor offenses or provisional imprisonment
garment   Speak
n.
(لباس) any article of clothing, as coat or gown
gear   Speak
n.
(گئر) toothed machine part, such as a wheel or cylinder, to transmit motion or to change speed or direction
glide   Speak
v. Syn. slide; slip
(سرکنا) slide; move in a smooth, effortless manner
gloomy   Speak
a. Syn. dusky; dim
(اداس) imperfectly illuminated; dusky; dim; clouded
gorgeous   Speak
a. Syn. beautiful; magnificent
(خوبصورت) dazzlingly beautiful; magnificent
gossip   Speak
n. Syn. rumor
(چیٹ) rumor; malicious report about other people; light informal conversation for social occasions
graze   Speak
v. Syn. feed
(چرنے) scrape gently; feed on growing grasses and herbage
grease   Speak
n.
(چربی) oil; fat; state of being covered with unclean things
grief   Speak
n.
(غم) pain of mind; mental suffering arising from any cause, as misfortune, loss of friends; sorrow; sadness
grieve   Speak
v.
(غمگین ہوں) cause to be sorrowful; distress
grim   Speak
a.
(سنگین) unrelenting; rigid; dismal and gloomy; cold and forbidding
hamper   Speak
v. Syn. obstruct
(متاثر) put at disadvantage; prevent progress or free movement of
hatch   Speak
v. Syn. breed
(ہیچ) breed; emerge from the egg
haul   Speak
v. Syn. transport; drag
(ڑونا) draw slowly or heavily; pull or drag forcibly; shift direction
haunt   Speak
v. Syn. torment; bother; disturb
(اڈا) be a regular or frequent visitor to a certain place; bother; disturb
heal   Speak
v. Syn. cure
(چنگا) cure; make or get healthy again
heave   Speak
v. Syn. lift; raise; hoist; throw
(distend heave) cause to move upward or onward by a lifting effort; lift; raise; hoist; throw
heir   Speak
n. Syn. descendent; offspring
(وارس) person who inherits some title or office
heritage   Speak
n. Syn. legacy; bequest; tradition
(ورثہ) legacy; something that is passed down from preceding generations; a tradition
hierarchy   Speak
n. Syn. class; order
(مراتب) arrangement by rank or standing; series in which each element is graded or ranked
hinder   Speak
v. Syn. stunt; inhibit; hamper; impede
(روکتے) put at a disadvantage; tie up; hamper; prevent the progress
hinge   Speak
n.
(تکما) a joint that holds two parts together so that one can swing relative to the other
hitherto   Speak
ad.
to this place; to a prescribed limit; up to this time; as yet; until now
homogeneous   Speak
a. Syn. uniform; similar
(یکساں) of the same or similar nature or kind
hose   Speak
n.
(نلی) a flexible pipe for conveying a liquid or gas
hover   Speak
v. Syn. float; waver; vacillate
(ہوور) hang about; wait nearby; remain floating
humidity   Speak
n. Syn. dampness; moisture
(نمی) dampness; moisture
hurl   Speak
v. Syn. throw; cast; toss
(جھونک) throw with great force; cast; toss
hypothesis   Speak
n. Syn. assumption; theory
(پرختیارپنا) assumption; theory
hysterical   Speak
a.
(پاگل) marked by excessive or uncontrollable emotion; affected, or troubled, with fear or panic