HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 13 December 2018

By | December 13, 2018

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 13 December 2018 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.

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 13 December 2018

  1. reconcile competing expectations
  2. huge number of seats that would have been reaped
  3. extradition of Vijay Mallya
  4. fugitive from the law from
  5. throes of a raging controversy
  6. appalling facilities
  7. an intention to defraud
  8. the defunct airline
  9. company’s financial predicament
  10. problems that beset the aviation sector
  11. flamboyant lifestyle
Word Meaning & Synonyms
reconcile
verb
Meaning: restore friendly relations between.
Synonyms:  reunite, bring (back) together (again), resolve differences between
reap
verb
Meaning: receive (something, especially something beneficial) as a consequence of one’s own or another’s actions
Synonyms: obtain, get, acquire, secure
extradite
verb
Meaning: hand over (a person accused or convicted of a crime) to the jurisdiction of the foreign state in which the crime was committed.
Synonyms:  deport, hand over, send back, send home, repatriate, expel, banish
fugitive
noun
Meaning: a person who has escaped from captivity or is in hiding.
Synonyms: escapee, escaper, runaway, deserter, refugee, renegade, absconder;
throes
noun
Meaning: intense or violent pain and struggle,  great change.
Synonyms:  agony, pain, paroxysm, pangs, suffering, torture
appalling
adjective
Meaning: very bad; awful.
Synonyms:  dreadful,  terrible, frightful, atrocious, disgraceful,
defraud
verb
Meaning: illegally obtain money from (someone) by deception.
Synonyms:  swindle, cheat, rob, deceive, dupe, hoodwink, double-cross, fool, trick
defunct
adjective
Meaning: no longer existing or functioning.
Synonyms:  disused, no longer in use, unused, inoperative,
predicament
noun
Meaning: a difficult, unpleasant, or embarrassing situation.
Synonyms: mess, difficulty, problematic situation, issue,
beset
verb
Meaning: trouble (someone or something) persistently.
Synonyms:  plague, bedevil, attack, assail, beleaguer, afflict, torment, torture,
flamboyant
adjective
Meaning: tending to attract attention because of their exuberance, confidence, and stylishness.
Synonyms:  ostentatious, exuberant, confident, lively, buoyant, animated, energetic, vibrant,

The Hindu Wordlist 13 December 2018

  1. Approach will be consultative: Das
  2. KCR’s federal front a futile exercise, says Naidu
  3. Land issue delays work on abattoir in Udupi
  4. Strasbourg shooter flees after killing 3
  5. Inflation outlook seems benign, says Das
  6. The alluring charm of the WACA!
Word Meaning & Synonyms
consultative
adjective
Meaning: intended to give professional advice or recommendations.
Synonyms: advising, instructive
futile
adjective
Meaning: incapable of producing any useful result; pointless
Synonyms:  fruitless, vain, pointless; useless, worthless, ineffectual
abattoir
noun
Meaning: a slaughterhouse.
Synonyms: butchery, knacker’s yard.
flee
verb
Meaning: run away from (someone or something).
Synonyms: escape, abscond, take flight, be gone
benign
adjective
Meaning: mild and favourable
Synonyms: temperate, mild, gentle, clement, calm, balmy, pleasant, agreeable, soft
alluring
adjective
Meaning: powerfully and mysteriously attractive or fascinating; seductive
Synonyms:  attract, lure, entice, tempt

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