HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 15 January 2019

By | January 19, 2019

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 15 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 15 January 2019

  1. Sedition, once more
  2. recent rally that alluded to the possibility of a demand
  3. Citizenship Amendment Bill contained strident opposition
  4. comments expressing disapprobation of government
  5. which is couched in broad terms, needs a much narrower definition
  6. India won global acclaim for its “Beat Plastic Pollution”
  7. It will take a paradigm shift in the manner in which waste is collected
  8. Delaying such a measure has created the anomalous situation
WordMeaning & Synonyms
sedition

noun

Meaning: conduct or speech inciting people to rebel against the authority of a state or monarch.

Synonyms: rebellion, revolt, insurrection, rioting, mutiny

allude

verb

Meaning: suggest or call attention to indirectly; hint at.

Synonyms: suggest, hint at, imply, mention, touch on

strident

adjective

Meaning: (of a sound) loud and harsh; grating

Synonyms: harsh, raucous, rough, grating, rasping, jarring

disapprobation

noun

Meaning: strong disapproval, typically on moral grounds.

Synonyms: disapproval, dislike; dissatisfaction, disfavour, displeasure

couch 

verb

Meaning: express (something) in language of a specified style.

Synonyms: express, phrase, word, frame, put, formulate, style

acclaim 

verb

Meaning: praise enthusiastically and publicly.

Synonyms: praise, applaud, cheer, commend

paradigm 

noun

Meaning: a typical example or pattern of something; a pattern or model.

Synonyms: model, pattern, example, standard, prototype, archetype

anomalous 

verb

Meaning: deviating from what is standard, normal, or expected.

Synonyms: abnormal, atypical, non-typical, irregular, aberrant, exceptional

The Hindu Wordlist 15 January 2019

  1. CAG report points to anomalies in Madhya Pradesh tribal schools
  2. NSA invoked against 3 in U.P. cow slaughter case
  3. 36 years on, devadasi custom still prevalent
  4. Magistrate refuses to remand Kodanad
  5. BJP sequesters Karnataka MLAs in hotel near Delhi
  6. AI-powered algorithm to detect cervical cancer
  7. Polish Mayor dies of stab wounds
WordMeaning & Synonyms
anomaly

noun

Meaning: something that deviates from what is standard, normal, or expected

Synonyms: oddity, peculiarity, abnormality, irregularity, inconsistency

slaughter

verb

Meaning: kill (animals) for food.

Synonyms: kill, butcher

custom

noun

Meaning: a traditional and widely accepted way of behaving or doing something that is specific to a particular society, place, or time.

Synonyms: tradition, practice, usage, observance, way, convention

remand

verb

Meaning: place (a defendant) on bail or in custody, especially when a trial is adjourned.
sequester

verb

Meaning: isolate or hide away.
cervical

adjective

Meaning: relating to the neck.
stab

verb

Meaning: thrust a knife or other pointed weapon into (someone) so as to wound or kill.

Synonyms: skewer, spear, bayonet, gore, spike, stick, impale

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