HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 03 March 2020

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HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 03 March 2020 and English Vocabulary based on The Hindu daily newspaper. Here we are listed the words used in The HINDU Editorial and providing the usage of words for easy learning. So that it will become very easy to improve vocabulary and learn new words.

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HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 03 March 2020

  1. prime facie, a case has been made out
  2. charges of sedition and conspiracy
  3. procedural safeguard against frivolous prosecution
  4. However, the sanction contemplated by Section 196
  5. that it was asked to accord sanction
  6. The political narrative behind the belated grant
  7. prolonging the industry’s slowdown
  8. improvement in manufacturing, clearly a positive augury
Word Meaning & Synonyms
prima facie

adjective

Meaning : based on the first impression; accepted as correct until proved otherwise.
sedition

noun

Meaning : conduct or speech inciting people to rebel against the authority of a state or monarch.

Synonyms : agitation

frivolous

adjective

Meaning : not having any serious purpose or value.

Synonyms : flippant, glib, waggish

contemplate

verb

Meaning : look thoughtfully for a long time at.

Synonyms : view, regard, examine

accord

verb

Meaning : give or grant someone (power, status, or recognition).

Synonyms : give, grant, tender

belated

adjective

Meaning : coming or happening later than should have been the case.

Synonyms : late, overdue, behindhand

prolong

verb

Meaning : extend the duration of.

Synonyms : lengthen

augury

noun

Meaning : a sign of what will happen in the future; an omen.

 The Hindu Wordlist 03 March 2020

  1. Red-tapism angers Speaker
  2. Delhi violence planned genocide, says Mamata
  3. BJP luring MLAs in M.P.: Digvijaya
  4. Child dies as migrants’ boat capsizes on way to Greece
  5. Taliban ends partial truce in Afghanistan
  6. New Zealand gallops to victory and series sweep
  7. Dhoni gets down to brass tacks
Word Meaning & Synonyms
red tape

noun

Meaning : excessive formality and routine required before official action can be taken

Synonyms : red-tapery.

genocide

noun

Meaning : the deliberate killing of a large group of people, especially those of a particular nation or ethnic group.

Synonyms : massacre

lure

verb

Meaning : tempt (a person or animal) to do something or to go somewhere, especially by offering some form of reward.

Synonyms : tempt, entice, attract, induce

capsize

verb

Meaning : (of a boat) be overturned in the water.

Synonyms : overturn, turn over

truce

noun

Meaning : an agreement between enemies or opponents to stop fighting or arguing for a certain time.

Synonyms : ceasefire, armistice

gallop

verb

Meaning : (of a process or event) progress in a rapid and seemingly uncontrollable manner.
brass tacks

phrase

Meaning : the basic facts

Synonyms : the essentials

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