HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 12 February 2020

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HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 12 February 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 12 February 2020

  1. but its tactics do not undermine the BJP’s politics
  2. electoral enchantment of a start-up
  3. His governance brought succour
  4. faith in the maverick politician
  5. either skirted around all contemporary issues
  6. will be a misleading exaggeration
  7. but it must be flattered by the manner
  8. upsets might spur some voices of dissent
  9. that will be dissecting the results
Word Meaning & Synonyms
tactic

noun

Meaning : an action or strategy carefully planned to achieve a specific end.

Synonyms : strategy, scheme, stratagem

enchantment

noun

Meaning : a feeling of great pleasure; delight.

Synonyms : magic, witchcraft, sorcery

succour

noun

Meaning : assistance and support in times of hardship and distress.

Synonyms : aid, help, a helping hand, assistance

maverick

noun

Meaning : an unorthodox or independent-minded person.

Synonyms : individualist, nonconformist

skirt

verb

Meaning:  go round or past the edge of.

Synonyms : go round

exaggeration

noun

Meaning : a statement that represents something as better or worse than it really is.

Synonyms : overstatement, overemphasis

flatter

verb

Meaning : cause (someone) to feel honoured and pleased.

Synonyms : honour, gratify, please

spur

noun

Meaning : a thing that prompts or encourages someone; an incentive.

Synonyms : stimulus, incentive, encouragement

dissect

verb

Meaning : methodically cut up (a body or plant) in order to study its internal parts.

Synonyms : anatomize, cut up

 The Hindu Wordlist 12 February 2020

  1. Anguish over police handling of acid attack case
  2. Stage set for enthralling final
  3. Electrocution mishap: driver of bus arrested
  4. The other Delhi is distant yet
  5. Celebration of a pivotal achievement
Word Meaning & Synonyms
anguish

noun

Meaning : severe mental or physical pain or suffering.

Synonyms : agony, pain, torment

enthralling

adjective

Meaning : capturing and holding one’s attention; fascinating.
electrocution

noun

Meaning : the injury or killing of someone by electric shock.
distant

adjective

Meaning : far away in space or time.

Synonyms : agony, pain, torment

pivotal

 adjective

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

Synonyms : central, crucial, vital, critical

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