HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 13 July 2020

By | July 13, 2020

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 13 July 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 13 July 2020

  1. there could be a sharp deficit
  2. and heavy reliance on China
  3. The pandemic presents a critical opportunity
  4. employment should align itself to environmental and sustainability objectives
Word Meaning & Synonyms
Deficit

noun

Meaning:  the amount by which something, especially a sum of money, is too small.

Synonyms: shortfall, deficiency, shortage, undersupply

reliance

noun

Meaning:  dependence on or trust in someone or something.

Synonyms: dependency

pandemic

adjective

Meaning:  (of a disease) prevalent over a whole country or the world.

Synonyms: widespread, prevalent, pervasive, rife

sustainability

noun

Meaning:  the ability to be maintained at a certain rate or level.

Synonyms: livable, survivable.

 The Hindu Wordlist 13 July 2020

  1. Stone remains a convicted felon, says Mueller
  2. The travesty of film journalism
  3. Studying punitive fine proposal
  4. Epitome of detachment
  5. Ominous clouds
Word Meaning & Synonyms
convicted

adjective

Meaning:  having been declared guilty of a criminal offence by the verdict of a jury or the decision of a judge.

Synonyms :  condemn, imprison, sentence

felon

adjective

Meaning:  cruel; wicked.

Synonyms :  lawbreaker, offender

travesty

noun

Meaning:  a false, absurd, or distorted representation of something.

Synonyms :  misrepresentation, distortion, perversion, corruption

punitive

adjective

Meaning:  inflicting or intended as punishment.

Synonyms : penal, disciplinary, corrective

ominous

adjective

Meaning: giving the worrying impression that something bad is going to happen

Synonyms : threatening, menacing, baleful

epitome

noun

Meaning: a person or thing that is a perfect example of a particular quality or type.

Synonyms : personification, embodiment, incarnation

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