HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 15 July 2020

By | July 15, 2020

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 15 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 15 July 2020

  1. after a pandemic-induced lull over the last few months
  2. offered cheer in these grim times
  3. wilting under the global march of the coronavirus
  4. cricket could not have asked for a more surreal comeback
  5. West Indian pace legend Michael Holding wrung hearts with a speech
  6. with their roots harking back
Word Meaning & Synonyms
lull

noun

Meaning:  a temporary interval of quiet or lack of activity.

Synonyms: pause, respite, interval, break

grim

adjective

Meaning:  depressing or worrying to consider.

Synonyms: dreadful, dire, ghastly, horrible

wilt

verb

Meaning:  (of a person) lose energy, vigour, or confidence.

Synonyms: languish, flag, droop

surreal

adjective

Meaning:  having the qualities of surrealism; bizarre.

Synonyms: unreal, bizarre, unusual, weird

wring

verb

Meaning:  squeeze (someone’s hand) tightly, especially with sincere emotion.

Synonyms: twist, squeeze, screw, scrunch

hark

verb

Meaning:  listen

Synonyms: listen, lend an ear, pay attention

 The Hindu Wordlist 15 July 2020

  1. Boozing bet claims a life
  2. Viral outrage only spikes the data
  3. act of demolishing houses inhuman
  4. High Court desists from dismissing case
  5. Girl rescues distressed II PU friend
Word Meaning & Synonyms
booze

verb

Meaning:  drink alcohol, especially in large quantities.

Synonyms : have a drink, indulge, tipple

outrage

noun

Meaning:  an extremely strong reaction of anger, shock, or indignation.

Synonyms :  indignation, fury, anger

demolish

verb

Meaning:  pull or knock down (a building).

Synonyms :  knock down, pull down, tear down

desist

verb

Meaning:  stop doing something; cease or abstain.

Synonyms : abstain, refrain, forbear, hold back

distressed

adjective

Meaning: suffering from extreme anxiety, sorrow, or pain.

Synonyms : upset, pain, grieve

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