HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 14 January 2019

By | January 14, 2019

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 14 January 2019 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 January 2019

  1. however, they may have alienated the Congress
  2. just a bargaining tactic is difficult to say
  3. weakened Congress than with a resurgent one.
  4. President Joseph Kabila, who had already deferred the polls
  5. President in denial of his impending defeat
  6. opposition leaders were barred from the contest
  7. expect the judiciary to assert its independence
WordMeaning & Synonyms
alienated

adjective

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

noun

Meaning: an action or strategy carefully planned to achieve a specific end.

Synonyms: strategy, scheme, stratagem, plan

resurgent

adjective

Meaning: increasing or reviving after a period of little activity, popularity, or occurrence.
defer

verb

Meaning: put off (an action or event) to a later time; postpone.

Synonyms: postpone, put off, adjourn, delay

impend

 verb

Meaning: be about to happen.

Synonyms: imminent, at hand, close

barred

 adjective

Meaning: closed or secured with a long rigid piece of wood, metal, or similar material.
assert

verb

Meaning: state a fact or belief confidently and forcefully.

Synonyms: declare, maintain, contend, argue, state, claim

The Hindu Wordlist 14 January 2019

  1. Tamil Nadu’s biryani binge keeps cash registers ringing
  2. Eight students arrested for selling cannabis
  3. NIA grills Jagan attack accused
  4. Rajkumar Hirani accused of sexual assault
  5. re-promulgates triple talaq ordinance
  6. Security beefed up in U.P. after veterinarian’s murder
  7. Seventh heaven beckons Federer, Djokovic
WordMeaning & Synonyms
binge

noun

Meaning: a period of excessive indulgence in an activity, especially drinking alcohol or eating.

Synonyms: debauch; binge drinking, predrinking

cannabis

noun

Meaning: It is used to produce hemp fibre and as a drug.

Synonyms: marijuana, hashish, bhang, hemp, kef, kif, charas, ganja

accused

noun

Meaning: a person or group of people who are charged with or on trial for a crime.
assault

verb

Meaning: make a physical attack on.

Synonyms: slap, smack, beat, thrash, spank, thump

promulgate

verb

Meaning: promote or make widely known (an idea or cause).

Synonyms: publicize, spread, communicate, propagate, disseminate,

beef

Verb

Meaning: complain
beckon

verb

Meaning: make a gesture with the hand, arm, or head to encourage or instruct someone to approach or follow

Synonyms: gesture, signal, wave, gesticulate, make a gesture, motion

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