HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 05 February 2020

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HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 05 February 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 05 February 2020

  1. As protests continue to ripple in many parts
  2. CAA evoked widespread public indignation
  3. mobilised in a manner befitting a vibrant democracy
  4. awakening from a defeatist slumber of the country
  5. beginning. Incendiary speeches and slogans
  6. After the success in kindling a national debate
  7. party’s brazen vilification and dehumanisation of the protesters
  8. laws and procedures is an egregious violation
  9. personal liberty in an arbitrary way
word Meaning & Synonyms
ripple

verb

Meaning : a particular feeling or effect that spreads through someone or something.
indignation

noun

Meaning : anger or annoyance provoked by what is perceived as unfair treatment.

Synonyms : resentment, umbrage, affront

befitting

adjective

Meaning : appropriate to the occasion.
defeatist

noun

Meaning : a person who expects or is excessively ready to accept failure.

Synonyms : pessimist, fatalist, yielder, cynic

incendiary

adjective

Meaning : tending to stir up conflict.

Synonyms : inflammatory

 

kindle

adjective

Meaning : arouse or inspire (an emotion or feeling).

Synonyms : rouse, arouse, wake, waken

brazen

adjective

Meaning : bold and without shame.

Synonyms : bold, shameless

vilification

noun

Meaning : abusively disparaging speech or writing.

Synonyms : condemnation, criticism, censure

egregious

adjective

Meaning : outstandingly bad; shocking.

Synonyms : shocking, appalling, horrific

arbitrary

adjective

Meaning : based on random choice or personal whim, rather than any reason or system.

Synonyms : capricious, whimsical

The Hindu Wordlist 05 February 2020

  1. Recovery of lost Kishore Kumar film has buffs agog
  2. Jagan showers sops on Amaravati farmers
  3. Hegde’s harangue rankles Opposition
  4. Mumbai Bagh protesters refuse to budge
  5. AMU Proctor resigns from post
  6. College teacher set on fire by stalker `stable but critical’
  7. FM exhorts industry to shun hesitation
Word Meaning & Synonyms
agog

adjective

Meaning : very eager or curious to hear or see something.

Synonyms : eager, excited, impatient

sop

noun

Meaning : a thing of no great value given or done as a concession to appease someone whose main concerns or demands are not being met.
rankle

verb

Meaning : annoy or irritate (someone).

Synonyms : irritate, annoy, vex, gall

budge

verb

Meaning : make or cause to make the slightest movement.

Synonyms : move, shift, change position

proctor

noun

Meaning : an officer (usually one of two) at certain universities, appointed annually and having mainly disciplinary functions.
stalker

noun

Meaning : a person who harasses or persecutes someone with unwanted and obsessive attention.
shun

verb

Meaning : persistently avoid, ignore, or reject (someone or something) through antipathy or caution.

Synonyms : avoid, evade, eschew, steer clear of

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