HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 12 March 2020

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HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 12 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 12 March 2020

  1. A royal somersault: On Jyotiraditya Scindia’s defection
  2. BJP reveal many traits of both parties
  3. but a more intriguing question
  4. party was intuitive in not humouring
  5. he also betrayed a popular mandate
  6. which needs every morsel to keep itself alive
  7. The Congress is drifting into an annihilating eddy
  8. ordination as a Hindutva torchbearer
  9. Gwalior royalty to adorn a formal position
Word Meaning & Synonyms
somersault

noun

Meaning : an acrobatic movement in which a person turns head over heels in the air or on the ground and lands or finishes on their feet.
trait

noun

Meaning : a distinguishing quality or characteristic, typically one belonging to a person.

Synonyms : characteristic, attribute

intriguing

adjective

Meaning : arousing one’s curiosity or interest; fascinating.
intuitive

adjective

Meaning : using or based on what one feels to be true even without conscious reasoning; instinctive.

Synonyms : instinctive

betray

noun

Meaning : treacherously reveal (information).

Synonyms : reveal, disclose

morsel

noun

Meaning : a small piece or amount of food; a mouthful.

Synonyms : mouthful, bite

eddy

noun

Meaning : a circular movement of water causing a small whirlpool.

Synonyms : swirl, whirlpool

torchbearer

noun

Meaning : a person who leads or inspires others in working towards a valued goal.
adorn

verb

Meaning : make more beautiful or attractive.

Synonyms : decorate, furnish

 The Hindu Wordlist 12 March 2020

  1. ACP shunted out of CCB
  2. Jamia reopens library months after vandalism
  3. 53 Indians stranded at Rome airport without certificates
  4. ‘Several leaders feel alienated’
  5. Tree growers’ mela evokes good response
  6. One held for assault on Hindu Munnani functionary
Word Meaning & Synonyms
shunt

verb

Meaning : direct or divert to a less important place or position.
vandalism

noun

Meaning : action involving deliberate destruction of or damage to public or private property.
stranded

adjective

Meaning : left without the means to move from somewhere.
alienated

adjective

Meaning : experiencing or inducing feelings of isolation or estrangement.
evoke

verb

Meaning : bring or recall (a feeling, memory, or image) to the conscious mind.

Synonyms : call up

assault

verb

Meaning : make a physical attack on.

Synonyms : hit, strike

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