HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 09 April 2020

By | April 9, 2020

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 09 April 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 09 April 2020

  1. sums to the Consolidated Fund of India
  2. funds as a source of patronage
  3. imprisoned in the wake of the abrupt decision
  4. The manner in which the Centre hollowed out
  5. CMs have been freed is inexplicable
  6. bespeaks the pitfalls of lopsided priorities
  7. used as a facade to trample upon civil rights
  8. finding solutions to intractable political problems
Word Meaning & Synonyms
consolidate

verb

Meaning : combine (a number of things) into a single more effective or coherent whole.

Synonyms : combine, unite

patronage

noun

Meaning : the support given by a patron.

Synonyms : sponsorship, backing

abrupt

adjective

Meaning : sudden and unexpected.

Synonyms : sudden, immediate

hollow out

phrasal verb

Meaning : to remove the inside of (something)
inexplicable

adjective

Meaning : unable to be explained or accounted for.

Synonyms : unaccountable, unexplainable

lopsided

adjective

Meaning : with one side lower or smaller than the other.

Synonyms : asymmetrical, unsymmetrical

facade

noun

Meaning : the principal front of a building, that faces on to a street or open space.

Synonyms : front, frontage, face

trample

verb

Meaning : tread on and crush.

Synonyms : tread, tramp

intractable

adjective

Meaning : hard to control or deal with.

Synonyms : unmanageable, uncontrollable

The Hindu Wordlist 09 April 2020

  1. Hospitals must be prepared to meet any contingency: CM
  2. Govt. vows to bail out stranded people of A.P.
  3. Many deprived of benefits due to ‘erroneous’ Aadhaar seeding
  4. Policemen remain unfazed amid scare
Word Meaning & Synonyms
contingency

noun

Meaning : a future event or circumstance which is possible but cannot be predicted with certainty.

Synonyms : eventuality

bail out

phrasal verb

Meaning : withdraw from an obligation or commitment.

Synonyms : sell out, sell, withdraw

erroneous

adjective

Meaning : wrong; incorrect.

Synonyms : wrong, incorrect

unfazed

adjective

Meaning : not disconcerted or perturbed.

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