HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 11 July 2020

By | July 11, 2020

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 11 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 11 July 2020

  1. a startling admission of serious ineptitude
  2. stretches the bounds of credulity to an astonishing extent
  3. which was nourished by a wider network of patrons
Word Meaning & Synonyms
startling

adjective

Meaning:  very surprising, or remarkable.

Synonyms: amazing, unexpected, unforeseen

ineptitude

noun

Meaning:  lack of skill or ability

Synonyms: clumsiness, ineptness, rustiness, awkwardness

credulity

noun

Meaning:  a tendency to be too ready to believe that something is real or true.

Synonyms: gullibility, credulousness, naivety

astonishing

adjective

Meaning:  extremely surprising or impressive.

Synonyms: amaze, astound, stagger, surprise

nourish

verb

Meaning:  keep (a feeling or belief) in one’s mind, typically for a long time.

Synonyms: cherish, nurture, foster, harbour

patron

noun

Meaning:  a person who gives financial or other support to a person, organization, or cause.

Synonyms: sponsor, backer, financier, subsidizer

 The Hindu Wordlist 11 July 2020

  1. Local spread spiraling
  2. China, U.S. in new spat over Uighur crackdown
  3. France asks Israel to drop West Bank annexation plans
  4. Water courses in and around Chennai will be desilted
  5. No respite from cases in Malappuram
Word Meaning & Synonyms
spiral

verb

Meaning:  show a continuous and dramatic increase.

Synonyms :  soar, shoot up, rocket

spat

noun

Meaning:  a quarrel about an unimportant matter.
annexation

noun

Meaning:  add (territory) to one’s own territory by appropriation.

Synonyms :  seizure, occupation, invasion

respite

noun

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

Synonyms : rest, break, interval

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