HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 12 May 2020

By | May 12, 2020

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 12 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 12 May 2020

  1. Consensus, not confusion: on resumption of rail services
  2. merely orders passengers to adhere to health protocols
  3. On ICMR’s clearance on using convalescent plasma therapy
  4. there is a dearth of randomised controlled trials
  5. would be ethically obliged to recommend
Word Meaning & Synonyms
consensus

noun

Meaning : a general agreement.

Synonyms : agreement, harmony

adhere

verb

Meaning : stick fast to (a surface or substance).

Synonyms : cling, hold fast

convalescent

adjective

Meaning : (of a person) recovering from an illness or medical treatment.

Synonyms : recuperating, recovering

dearth

noun

Meaning : a scarcity or lack of something.

Synonyms : lack, scarcity

oblige

verb

Meaning : make (someone) legally or morally bound to do something.

Synonyms : require, compel, bind

 

The Hindu Wordlist 12 May 2020

  1. Migrant exodus chokes Maharashtra-M.P. border
  2. Pandemic adds to the penury of tribal people in M.P.
  3. Woman lugs dead son in rickshaw to burial ground
  4. Liquor shop cash deposits leave bankers in a tizzy
  5. Nizamabad limping back to normalcy
Word Meaning & Synonyms
exodus

noun

Meaning : a mass departure of people.

Synonyms : withdrawal, evacuation

penury

noun

Meaning : the state of being very poor; extreme poverty.

Synonyms : impoverishment

lug

noun

Meaning : carry or drag (a heavy or bulky object) with great effort.

Synonyms : carry, lift, bear

tizzy

noun

Meaning : a state of nervous excitement or agitation.
limping

noun

Meaning : the action of walking with difficulty, typically because of a damaged or stiff leg or foot.

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