HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 11 March 2020

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HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 11 March 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 March 2020

  1. Market mayhem: on Sensex single-day fall
  2. Manic Monday saw India’s bellwether
  3. whatever gains they can muster
  4. mid-cap gauge drop 14%
  5. another ominous sign that prices are unlikely to stabilise
  6. taking the cumulative net sales since February
  7. growth getting bleaker with each passing day
  8. failure to expedite the resolution at Yes Bank
Word Meaning & Synonyms
mayhem

noun

Meaning : violent or extreme disorder; chaos.

Synonyms : chaos, disorder

manic

adjective

Meaning : frantically busy; hectic.

Synonyms : frenzied, feverish

bellwether

noun

Meaning : something that leads or indicates a trend.
muster

verb

Meaning : assemble (troops), especially for inspection or in preparation for battle.

Synonyms : assemble

gauge

verb

Meaning : estimate or determine the amount, level, or volume of.

Synonyms : calculate, compute

ominous

adjective

Meaning : giving the worrying impression that something bad is going to happen; threateningly inauspicious.

Synonyms : threatening, menacing

cumulative

adjective

Meaning : increasing or increased in quantity, degree, or force by successive additions.

Synonyms : increasing, accumulative

 

bleak

adjective

Meaning : (of a situation) not hopeful or encouraging; unlikely to have a favourable outcome.

Synonyms : unpromising, unfavourable

expedite

verb

Meaning : make (an action or process) happen sooner or be accomplished more quickly.

Synonyms : speed up, accelerate

The Hindu Wordlist 11 March 2020

  1. Flying squad to locate snares laid by poachers
  2. 24 arrested for lynching man in Meghalaya
  3. As 22 MLAs quit, Nath govt. on verge of collapse
  4. Ton-up Vasavada consolidates Saurashtra
Word Meaning & Synonyms
snare

noun

Meaning :  a thing likely to lure or tempt someone into harm or error.

Synonyms : pitfall, trick, trap

poacher

noun

Meaning : a player who is particularly skilled at taking fleeting chances to score goals.
lynch

verb

Meaning : (of a group of people) kill (someone) for an alleged offence without a legal trial, especially by hanging.

Synonyms : hang

verge

noun

Meaning : an extreme limit beyond which something specified will happen.

Synonyms : brink, threshold

consolidate

verb

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

Synonyms : combine, unite

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