HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 16 February 2020

By | February 16, 2020

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 16 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 16 February 2020

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 The Hindu Wordlist 16 February 2020

  1. Inferno in market
  2. Wuhan evacuees likely to be released soon
  3. Johnson moves boldly to consolidate power
  4. Indian-origin couple held for fleecing Canadians
  5. MP exposes Mumbai’s flaws
  6. Tennis stalwarts rue lack of financial support
  7. Notorious gangster arrested
  8. Board for aligning RBI’s fiscal year with govt.’s FY
  9. ‘May Day park needs better illumination’
  10. Haphazard parking on Market Road
Word Meaning & Synonyms
inferno

noun

Meaning : a place or situation that is too hot, chaotic, or noisy.
evacuee

noun

Meaning : a person evacuated from a place of danger.
consolidate

verb

Meaning : combine (a number of things) into a single more effective or coherent whole.

Synonyms : combine, unite, merge

fleece

verb

Meaning : obtain a great deal of money from (someone), typically by overcharging or swindling them.

Synonyms : swindle, cheat, defraud

flaw

noun

Meaning : a mark, blemish, or other imperfection which mars a substance or object.

Synonyms : defect, blemish, fault

rue

Verb

Meaning : bitterly regret (something one has done or allowed to happen) and wish it undone.

Synonyms : regret, be sorry about

notorious

adjective

Meaning : famous or well known, typically for some bad quality or deed.

Synonyms : infamous, of ill repute

align

verb

Meaning : place or arrange (things) in a straight line.

Synonyms : line up, range

illumination

noun

Meaning : lighting or light.

Synonyms : light, lighting, radiance

haphazard

adjective

Meaning : lacking any obvious principle of organization.

Synonyms : random, unplanned

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