HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 14 February 2020

By | February 14, 2020

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 14 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 14 February 2020

  1. shown a glimpse of ‘normalcy’
  2. government refused to relent
  3. The chimera of ‘normalcy’
  4. seems patently fragile
  5. terrorism for geopolitical leverage
  6. jail term for the cleric in two terror financing cases
Word Meaning & Synonyms
glimpse

noun

Meaning : a momentary or partial view.

Synonyms : glance, peek, peep, sight

relent

verb

Meaning : become less severe or intense.

Synonyms : slacken, let up, ease

chimera

noun

Meaning : a thing which is hoped for but is illusory or impossible to achieve.

Synonyms : illusion, fantasy, delusion

fragile

adjective

Meaning : (of an object) easily broken or damaged.

Synonyms : breakable

leverage

noun

Meaning : the exertion of force by means of a lever.

Synonyms : purchase, hold

cleric

noun

Meaning : a priest or religious leader, especially a Christian or Muslim one.

The Hindu Wordlist 14 February 2020

  1. Coronavirus deaths spike in China
  2. CAA is a result of Assam fiasco: Chidambaram
  3. Divyansh juggling books and Olympic preparation
  4. S. welcomes Saeed’s conviction
  5. Training for turmeric ryots
Word Meaning & Synonyms
spike

noun

Meaning : a sharp increase in the magnitude or concentration of something.
fiasco

noun

Meaning : a complete failure, especially a ludicrous or humiliating one.

Synonyms : failure, disaster, catastrophe

juggle

verb

Meaning : organize (information or figures) in order to give a particular impression.

Synonyms : misrepresent

conviction

noun

Meaning : a formal declaration by the verdict of a jury or the decision of a judge in a court of law that someone is guilty of a criminal offence.

Synonyms : sentence, judgement

ryot

noun

Meaning : an Indian peasant or tenant farmer.

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