HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 07 July 2020

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HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 07 July 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 07 July 2020

  1. powerful nations cannot be allowed to endanger lives
  2. alarming emaciation of governance in India’s most populous State
  3. waited in ambush at his own home for the arrival of the police
  4. Straddling the worlds of government contracts
  5. The police force is the coercive arm of the state
  6. but these maladies reveal themselves on a petrifying scale
Word Meaning & Synonyms
endanger

verb

Meaning:  put (someone or something) at risk or in danger.

Synonyms: imperil, jeopardize, risk

emaciation

noun

Meaning:  the state of being abnormally thin or weak.

Synonyms: thinness, boniness, scrawniness, skinniness

ambush

verb

Meaning:  make a surprise attack on (someone) from a concealed position.

Synonyms: trap, surprise, pounce on

straddle

verb

Meaning:  take up or maintain an equivocal position with regard to.
coercive

adjective

Meaning:  relating to or using force or threats.

Synonyms: bullying, violent, forced

malady

adjective

Meaning:  a serious problem.

Synonyms: ailment, disorder, complaint

petrify

verb

Meaning:  make (someone) so frightened that they are unable to move.

Synonyms: horrified, terrified, aghast

The Hindu Wordlist 07 July 2020

  1. Reopened monuments wear a deserted look on first day
  2. Slain officer had alerted senior of SHO-Dubey link
  3. When Indians made a beeline for Wimbledon,
  4. Farmers seek respite from paying loan dues
  5. HC dismisses petition as infructuous
  6. Non-inclusion of areas under UGD project deplored
Word Meaning & Synonyms
deserted

adjective

Meaning:  (of a place) empty of people.

Synonyms :  empty, uninhabited, unoccupied, unpeopled

slay

verb

Meaning:  kill (a person or animal) in a violent way.

Synonyms :  kill, murder

make a beeline for

noun

Meaning:  hurry directly to.
respite

noun

Meaning:  a short period of rest or relief from something difficult or unpleasant.

Synonyms : rest, break, breathing space, interval

infructuous

adjective

Meaning: pointless or unnecessary.

Synonyms : unfruitful, unproductive, ineffective.

deplore

verb

Meaning: feel or express strong disapproval of (something).

Synonyms : abhor, be shocked by, be offended by

 

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