Civil Service Exam Vocabulary Week 7 – Set 2
This is the PCSR seventh vocabulary reviewer.
1.) Adamant– adjective
Romy’s statement “My love for you is as adamant as Wolverine’s claws” made his friends tease him.
2.) Composure – noun
Statement of mind under stress
The rookie accepted all the challenges with composure.
3.) Embellish – verb
Adorn; beautify; decorate
Beads and sequences embellished the Reyna Elena’s gown.
4.) Genealogy – noun
Record of descent; lineage
I had fun using the new G-app or Genealogy App that shows your celebrity genealogy.
5.) Irksome – adjective
I find the movie “The Beguiled” irksome because of the slow flow of the story.
6.) Nauseate – verb
Cause to become sick; fill with disgust; sicken
Malou’s sense of smell is very sensitive since she’s pregnant. Anything that has odor nauseates her.
7.) Parameter – noun
The police officer instructed his men to check the parameters to ensure the guests safety.
8.) Prim – adjective
Very precise and formal
Miss Minchin ordered her girls to be prim and proper on the event day.
9.) Sacrosanct – adjective
During the war in Marawi, the terrorists invaded the churches and destroy all the sacrosanct things inside.
10.) Scrutinize – verb
Examine closely and critically
Jessa is known for her ability to scrutinize everything to death.