Grand collection of word starting with letter ‘A’ which is necessary not only for various exams but also for knowledge plilic’s ( diehard lover of knowledge).
abacus: Frame with balls for calculating
abate: To lessen, to subside
abdication: Giving up control, authority
abdomen: Stomach and bowels
aberration: Straying away from what is normal
abeyance: suspended action
abhor: To hate, to detest
abide: Be faithful to; endure
abjure: Promise or swear to give up
abraded: Rubbed off, worn away by friction
abrasion: Rubbing, scraping, wearing off
abrogate: Repeal or annul by authority
abscond: To go away suddenly (to avoid arrest)
abstruse: Difficult to comprehend; obscure
abysmal: Bottomless, extreme
acarpous: Effete, no longer fertile, worn out
accentuate: Give more force or attention to
acclaimed: Welcomed with shouts and approval
accolade: Praise, approval
accretion: The growing of separate things into one
acquiesce: In agree (without protest)
acquisition: Smth acquired, acquiring
adamant: Kind of stone; inflexible
adhere: Remain faithful, stick fast to
adhesion: Adhering, support
adjacent: Lying near, next
admonitory: Containing warning
adorn: Add beauty; decorate
adulteration: Making unpure, poorer in quality
affinity: Close connection, relationship
aggravate: Make worse; irritate
agile: Active, quick-moving
ail: Trouble; be ill
alacrity: Eager and cheerful readiness
allegiance: Duty, support, loyalty
alleviate: Make (pain) easier to bear
alloy: To debase by mixing with something inferior
aloof: Reserved, indifferent
amalgamate: Mix, combine, unite societies
ambidextrous: Able to use the left hand or the right equally well
ambiguous: Doubtful, uncertain
ambivalent: Having both of two contrary meanings
ameliorate: Improve, make better
amortize: End (a debt) by setting aside money
amplify: Make large or fuller, increase the strength
animosity: Strong dislike
annul: Put an end to
anticlimax: Sudden fall
antidote: Medicine used against a poison or a disease
antithetical: Direct opposing
apartheid: Brutal racial discrimination
apostate: One who abandons long-held religious or political convictions
apotheosis: Deification, glorification to godliness
appease: Make quiet or calm
apprehensive: Grasping, understanding fear, unhappy feeling about future
apprise: Give notice to, inform
appropriate: Take for one's own use, acquire, set aside
apropos: Appropriate to the situation; apt
apt: Well-suited, quick-witted
arabesque: a complex, ornate design
arbitrate: Decide by arbitration
arboreal: Of connected with trees
ardently: With full of ardor
arduous: Steep, difficult ascent; laborious
argot: Jargon, slang
arrant: In the highest degree
arrogance: Proud, superior manner of behavior
articulate: Speak distinctly, connect by joints
ascend: Go or come up
ascent: The act of ascending
ascertain: Get to know
ascetic: Practicing self-denial, austere, stark
ascribe: Consider to be the origin of or belonging to
asperity: Roughness, harshness, ill temper, irritability
assail: With attack violently
asset: Valuable quality, smth that has money value
assiduous: Diligent, hard-working, sedulous
assuage: Make smth (pain, desire) less
assumption: Smth supposed but not proved
asterisk: The mark × (e. g. Omitted letters)
astringent: Substance that shrinks
astute: Clever; quick at seeing to get an advantage
atonement: Repayment; death of Jesus
attenuate: Make thin. Weaken, enervate
audacious: Daring, foolishly bold, impudent
augury: Omen, sign
august: Majestic, venerable
auspice: Protection or support, patronage
auspicious: Favorable, successful, prosperous
austere: Severely moral and strict; simple and plain
auxiliary: Helping, supporting
aver: Affirm, assert, prove, justify
aversion: Strong dislike
avid: Eager, greedy
avow: Admit. Declare openly
acumen: Quickness of intellectual insight, or discernment; keenness of discrimination.
Adage: An old saying.
adamant: Any substance of exceeding hardness or impenetrability.
Admonition: Gentle reproof.
adumbrate: To represent beforehand in outline or by emblem.
affable: Easy to approach.
aggrandize: To cause to appear greatly.
aggravate: To make heavier, worse, or more burdensome.
agile: Able to move or act quickly, physically, or mentally.
agog: In eager desire.
alacrity: Cheerful willingness.
alcove: A covered recess connected with or at the side of a larger room.
Alleviate: To make less burdensome or less hard to bear.
Aloof: Not in sympathy with or desiring to associate with others.
Amalgamate: To mix or blend together in a homogeneous body.
Ambidextrous: Having the ability of using both hands with equal skill or ease.
Ambiguous: Having a double meaning.
Ameliorate: To relieve, as from pain or hardship
anathema: Anything forbidden, as by social usage.
Animadversion: The utterance of criticism or censure. Animosity: Hatred.
antediluvian: Of or pertaining to the times, things, events before the great flood in the days of Noah.
antidote: Anything that will counteract or remove the effects of poison
aplomb: Confidence; coolness.
apprise: To give notice to; to inform.
arboreal: Of or pertaining to a tree or trees.
ardor: Intensity of passion or affection.
argot: A specialized vocabulary peculiar to a particular group.
Arrant: Notoriously bad.
ascetic: Given to severe self-denial and practicing excessive abstinence and devotion.
ascribe: To assign as a quality or attribute.
Asperity: Harshness or roughness of temper.
Assiduous: Unceasing; persistent
assuage: To cause to be less harsh, violent, or severe, as excitement, appetite, pain, or disease.
Astringent: Harsh in disposition or character.
Astute: Keen in discernment.
atonement: Amends, reparation, or expiation made from wrong or injury.
auspicious: Favorable omen
austere: Severely simple; unadorned.
autocrat: Any one who claims or wields unrestricted or undisputed authority or influence.
Auxiliary: One who or that which aids or helps, especially when regarded as subsidiary or accessory.
Avarice: Passion for getting and keeping riches.
Aver: To avouch, justify or prove