Sunday, 25 January 2015

Day 8

Proceeding with my next 5 new words of the day.
Before that, I want to share something that may help all of us to get many, many, many and as many new words that we can. Here it is .



Doing a page of word search a day and I will get a lot of new words.Do believe me. So, new words for today are related to time delaying.

  • ADJOURN
  1. To postpone
  2. To end or suspend an event
  3. To move from one place to another.
Eg: 
  1. The meeting is adjourned until the manager come back from a work visit in Korea.
  2. The game will adjourn for lunch.
  3. After dinner, we will adjourn to the nearest park.

  • DILATORY
  1. causing or tending to cause delay; meant to gain time, defer action
  2. inclined to delay; slow or late in doing thing
Eg :
  1. My dilatory way of replying all the letters make the work become worst.
  2. He is such a dilatory and has all the bad qualities which we should not take him to work in here again.

  • OTIOSE
  1. Resulting in no effect.
  2. Reluctant to work or to exert oneself.
  3. Having no reason,having no point, reason, or purpose.
Eg :
  1. It is otiose using this product.
  2. He is an otiose person as he always come late to office.
  3. It is otiose to talk about that girl.

  • LETHARGIC
  1. being sluggish or having little energy.
Eg :
  1. Uncle Rahman awoke lethargic and in pain.

  • SNAIL'S PACE (n)
  1. A very slow rate of speed.
Eg :
  1. The fat boy walks as a snail's pace.