HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 11 May 2020

By | May 11, 2020

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 11 May 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 May 2020

  1. some of them carrying toddlers and the infirm
  2. will remain an indelible memory
  3. inept and insensitive approach
  4. spectacles out of an unfolding pestilence
  5. threw even the educated public into a tailspin
  6. could at best be a tenuous defence
  7. Onerous paper work and huge costs
Word Meaning & Synonyms
toddler

noun

Meaning : a young child who is just beginning to walk.
infirm

adjective

Meaning : not physically or mentally strong, especially through age or illness.

Synonyms : frail, weak, feeble

indelible

adjective

Meaning : not able to be forgotten.

Synonyms : ineradicable

inept

adjective

Meaning : having or showing no skill; clumsy.

Synonyms : incompetent, unskilful

pestilence

noun

Meaning : a fatal epidemic disease, especially bubonic plague.

Synonyms : plague, bubonic plague

tailspin

verb

Meaning : become increasingly chaotic and out of control.
tenuous

adjective

Meaning : very weak or slight.

Synonyms : slight, insubstantial

onerous

adjective

Meaning : (of a task or responsibility) involving a great deal of effort, trouble, or difficulty.

Synonyms : burdensome, heavy

The Hindu Wordlist 11 May 2020

  1. Parents unwittingly put children at risk
  2. Pandemic blues marring beauty industry
  3. Bomb hurled at house of BJP worker
  4. self-discovery for Malayali diaspora
  5. Kattakada set to cultivate fallow land
Word Meaning & Synonyms
unwittingly

adverb

Meaning : without being aware; unintentionally.
mar

verb

Meaning : impair the quality or appearance of; spoil.

Synonyms : spoil, ruin, impair

hurl

verb

Meaning : throw or impel (someone or something) with great force.

Synonyms : throw, toss, fling

diaspora

noun

Meaning : the dispersion or spread of any people from their original homeland.
fallow

noun

Meaning : (of farmland) ploughed and harrowed but left for a period without being sown in order to restore its fertility or to avoid surplus production.

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