HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 06 February 2020

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HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 06 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 06 February 2020

  1. U.S. politics riven by partisan hostility
  2. contentious, and riven by partisan hostility
  3. how frosty cross-party relations
  4. he appeared to snub House Speaker Nancy
  5. Democrats of several hues
  6. leading inevitably to fragmentation
  7. employ to ensure potable water
word Meaning & Synonyms
hostility

noun

Meaning : hostile behaviour; unfriendliness or opposition.

Synonyms : bitterness, malevolence, malice

contentious

adjective

Meaning : causing or likely to cause an argument; controversial.

Synonyms : controversial, disputable, debatable, disputed

frosty

adjective

Meaning : cold and unfriendly in manner.

Synonyms : unfriendly, unsympathetic, inhospitable

snub

verb

Meaning : rebuff, ignore, or spurn disdainfully.

Synonyms : insult, slight, affront

hue

noun

Meaning : character or aspect.

Synonyms : complexion, type, kind

 

fragmentation

noun

Meaning : the process or state of breaking or being broken into fragments.
potable

adjective

Meaning : safe to drink; drinkable.

 The Hindu Wordlist 06 February 2020

  1. Furore in LS over Farooq’s detention
  2. groups hold ‘solidarity meeting’ in Guwahati
  3. Surrogate mothers need not be close kin’
  4. Alliance Air Batticaloa flights to be announced
  5. No plan to set up deradicalisation centres
  6. resolution against CAA, calls to abrogate it
  7. State of the Union turns into a snub match
Word Meaning & Synonyms
furore

noun

Meaning : an outbreak of public anger or excitement.

Synonyms : commotion, uproar, outcry

solidarity

noun

Meaning : unity or agreement of feeling or action, especially among individuals with a common interest; mutual support within a group.

Synonyms : unanimity, unity

surrogate

noun

Meaning : a substitute, especially a person deputizing for another in a specific role or office.

Synonyms : substitute, proxy, replacement, agent

alliance

noun

Meaning : a union or association formed for mutual benefit, especially between countries or organizations.

Synonyms : association, union, league, treaty

deradicalization

noun

Meaning : the action or process of causing a person with extreme views to adopt more moderate positions on political or social issues.
abrogate

verb

Meaning : repeal or do away with (a law, right, or formal agreement).

Synonyms : repudiate, revoke, repeal, rescind

snub

verb

Meaning : rebuff, ignore, or spurn disdainfully.

Synonyms : insult, slight, affront, humiliate

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