HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 21 February 2020

By | February 28, 2020

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 21 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 21 February 2020

  1. whether the bonhomie between the two
  2. will also spur the bilateral relationship
  3. Mr. Trump will pitch the Motera event
  4. much-needed complement to Surrogacy Bill
  5. Act present a bouquet of legislation
  6. India’s ART market is pegged
  7. Undoubtedly, this also led to a plethora of legal issues
  8. It is at this juncture that the ART Bill has seen
  9. Since it does impinge on surrogacy too
Word Meaning & Synonyms
bonhomie

noun

Meaning : cheerful friendliness; geniality.

Synonyms : geniality, congeniality, conviviality

spur

noun

Meaning : a thing that prompts or encourages someone; an incentive.

Synonyms : stimulus, incentive, encouragement

pitch

verb

Meaning : throw roughly or casually.

Synonyms : throw, toss, fling, hurl

surrogacy

noun

Meaning : the process of giving birth as a surrogate mother or of arranging such a birth.
bouquet

noun

Meaning : an expression of approval; a compliment.

Synonyms : compliment, commendation, tribute

pegged

adjective

Meaning : fix, secure, or mark with a peg or pegs.

Synonyms : fix, pin, attach

plethora

noun

Meaning : a large or excessive amount of something.

Synonyms : excess, abundance, overabundance

juncture

noun

Meaning : a particular point in events or time.

Synonyms : point in time, time

impinge

verb

Meaning : have an effect, especially a negative one.

Synonyms : affect, have an effect on

 The Hindu Wordlist 21 February 2020

  1. SC interlocutors examine alternative routes
  2. Police whisk away student
  3. Punjab to probe sacrilege cases: Amarinder
  4. Riding without helmet most cited plaint on app
  5. After Delhi rout, rumblings rise in Cong.
  6. Punish those who hire proxies in schools
  7. Trump ally gets prison term for meddling in Russia probe
Word Meaning & Synonyms
interlocutor

noun

Meaning : a person who takes part in a dialogue or conversation.
whisk

verb

Meaning : take or move (someone or something) somewhere suddenly and quickly.

Synonyms : speed, hurry, rush

sacrilege

noun

Meaning : violation or misuse of what is regarded as sacred.

Synonyms : desecration, profanity, profaneness

plaint

noun

Meaning : a complaint or lamentation.
rumbling

noun

Meaning : an early indication or rumour of dissatisfaction or incipient change.
proxy

noun

Meaning : the authority to represent someone else, especially in voting.

Synonyms : deputy, representative, substitute

meddling

noun

Meaning : intrusive or unwarranted interference.

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