HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 11 January 2019

By | January 14, 2019

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 11 January 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 11 January 2019

  1. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan rebuffed National Security Adviser
  2. This has ostensibly angered Turkey, which considers the Syrian Democratic Forces
  3. lashed out at Mr. Bolton for setting conditions for the pull-out
  4. Kurds were pivotal in the war against the IS
  5. In the event, the abrupt announcement has become a concession
  6. This is unlikely given his aversion to keeping troops
  7. recorded during the first half of the current fiscal year
WordMeaning & Synonyms
rebuff

verb

Meaning: reject (someone or something) in an abrupt or ungracious manner.

Synonyms: reject, turn down, spurn, refuse, decline, repudiate, disdain

ostensibly

adverb

Meaning: as appears or is stated to be true, though not necessarily so; apparently.

Synonyms: outwardly, superficially, allegedly, professedly, supposedly

lashed

adjective

Meaning: having eyelashes of a specified kind.
pivotal

adjective

Meaning: of crucial importance in relation to the development or success of something else.

Synonyms: central, crucial, vital, critical, focal, essential, key, significant

abrupt

 adjective

Meaning: sudden and unexpected.

Synonyms: sudden, immediate, instantaneous, hurried, hasty, quick

aversion

 noun

Meaning: a strong dislike or disinclination.

Synonyms: disinclination, abhorrence, hatred, hate, loathing, detestation

fiscal

 adjective

Meaning: relating to government revenue, especially taxes.

Synonyms: tax, budgetary, revenue; financial, economic, monetary

The Hindu Wordlist 11 January 2019

  1. Tamil Nadu’s biryani binge keeps cash registers ringing
  2. Eight students arrested for selling cannabis
  3. NIA grills Jagan attack accused
  4. re-promulgates triple talaq ordinance
  5. Security beefed up in U.P. after veterinarian’s murder
  6. NGT asks Meghalaya police to crack whip on illegal mining
WordMeaning & Synonyms
binge

verb

Meaning: indulge in an activity, especially eating, to excess.
cannabis

noun

Meaning: It is used to produce hemp fibre and as a drug.

Synonyms: marijuana, hashish, bhang, hemp, kef, kif, charas, ganja

accused

noun

Meaning: a person or group of people who are charged with or on trial for a crime.
promulgate

verb

Meaning: promote or make widely known (an idea or cause).

Synonyms: publicize, spread, communicate, propagate, disseminate

beef

verb

Meaning: complain
whip

verb

Meaning: move fast or suddenly in a specified direction.

Synonyms: dash, rush, race, run, sprint, bolt, dart, gallop, career

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