Business english vocabulary_part_1_by_maxim_achkasoff

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Business english vocabulary_part_1_by_maxim_achkasoff

  1. 1. Business English Vocabulary Part 1 Presented by Maxim Achkasoff www.achkasoff.com
  2. 2. abaft <ul><li>(adv.) on or toward the rear of a ship </li></ul><ul><li>The passengers moved abaft of the ship so as to escape the fire in the front of the ship. </li></ul>
  3. 3. abase <ul><li>(v.) to degrade; humiliate; disgrace </li></ul><ul><li>The insecure father, after failing to achieve his own life-long goals, abased his children whenever they failed. </li></ul>
  4. 4. abdicate <ul><li>(v.) to reject, renounce, or abandon </li></ul><ul><li>Due to his poor payment record, it may be necessary to abdicate our relationship with the client. </li></ul>
  5. 5. aberrant <ul><li>(adj.) abnormal; straying from the normal or usual path </li></ul><ul><li>His aberrant behavior led his friends to worry the divorce had taken its toll. </li></ul>
  6. 6. abeyance <ul><li>(n.) a state of temporary suspension or inactivity </li></ul><ul><li>Since the power failure, the town has been in abeyance. </li></ul>
  7. 7. abhor <ul><li>(v.) to hate </li></ul><ul><li>By the way her jaw tensed when he walked in, it is easy to see that she abhors him. </li></ul>
  8. 8. abject <ul><li>(adj.) of the worst or lowest degree </li></ul><ul><li>The Haldemans lived in abject poverty, with barely a roof over their heads. </li></ul>
  9. 9. abjure <ul><li>(v.) to give up </li></ul><ul><li>The losing team may abjure to the team that is winning. </li></ul>
  10. 10. abnegation <ul><li>(n.) a denial </li></ul><ul><li>The woman's abnegation of her loss was apparent when she began to laugh. </li></ul>
  11. 11. abominate <ul><li>(v.) to loathe; to hate </li></ul><ul><li>Please do not abominate the guilty person until you hear the complete explanation. </li></ul>

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