HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 04 February 2019

By | February 4, 2019

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 04 February 2019 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 04 February 2019

  1. undermined the credibility of data officialdom
  2. Survey, for July 2017-December 2018, are not too flattering
  3. most other emerging market peers
  4. building an argument that jobs abound
  5. formal sector employees are being touted
  6. The Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy has pegged
  7. due to its disastrous demonetisation gambit
WordMeaning & Synonyms
officialdom

noun

Meaning:  the officials in an organization or government department, considered as a group.
flattering

adjective

Meaning:  full of praise and compliments.

Synonyms: complimentary, praising, favourable, commending, admiring

peer

verb

Meaning:  look with difficulty or concentration at someone or something.

Synonyms: squint, look closely/earnestly, try to see

abound

verb

Meaning:  exist in large numbers or amounts.

Synonyms: proliferate, superabound, thrive, flouris

tout

 verb

Meaning:  attempt to sell (something), typically by a direct or persistent approach.
peg

verb

Meaning:  form a fixed opinion of; categorize.
gambit

noun

Meaning:  an act or remark that is calculated to gain an advantage, especially at the outset of a situation.

Synonyms: stratagem, machination, scheme, plan, tactic, manoeuvre, move

 The Hindu Wordlist 04 February 2019

  1. Mamata goes on stirafter CBI tries to quiz Kolkata police boss
  2. Pendencya cause for concern, says CJI
  3. Payouts to ryotsfrom this month itself: Garg
  4. Windies on the prowlagain
  5. Nagal looking to resurrecthis career
  6. Unsuspecting people getting electrocuted on forest fringes
  7. SCR sprucesup Moula Ali as model railway station
WordMeaning & Synonyms
stir

noun

Meaning:  a commotion.

Synonyms : commotion, disturbance, fuss, ado, excitement, flurry, uproar,

pendency

noun

Meaning:  the state, condition, or period of being pending or awaiting settlement.
ryot

noun

Meaning:  an Indian peasant or tenant farmer.
prowl

verb

Meaning:  (of a person or animal) move about restlessly and stealthily, especially in search of prey.

Synonyms : slink, skulk, steal, nose, pussyfoot, sneak, sidle, stalk, creep

resurrect

verb

. Meaning revive or revitalize (something that is inactive, disused, or forgotten).

Synonyms : revive, restore, regenerate, revitalize

fringe

Verb

Meaning : form a border around (something).

Synonyms : border, edge, bound, skirt, line, hem, flank, verge, surround

spruce

verb

Meaning: make someone or something smarter or tidier.

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