HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 21 July 2020

By | July 21, 2020

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 21 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.

Click here for Daily Current Affairs | GK updates

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 21 July 2020

  1. Rule of mob
  2. The lynching of three people
  3. Anecdotal trends suggest a spike in mob lynchings
  4. but one cannot overlook the context of polarising diatribes
  5. lynchings are an abomination that must have no place
  6. there must be stringent intervention by the police
Word Meaning & Synonyms
mob

noun

Meaning:  a large crowd of people, especially one that is disorderly and intent on causing trouble or violence.

Synonyms: crowd, horde, multitude, rabble, mass

lynch

verb

Meaning:  (of a group of people) kill (someone) for an alleged offence without a legal trial

Synonyms: hang, execute, put to death

anecdotal

adjective

Meaning:  (of an account) not necessarily true or reliable,

Synonyms: informal, unreliable, based on hearsay, unscientific

diatribe

noun

Meaning:  a forceful and bitter verbal attack against someone or something.

Synonyms: tirade, harangue, verbal onslaught

abomination

noun

Meaning:  a feeling of hatred.

Synonyms: detestation, loathing, hatred, aversion

stringent

adjective

Meaning:  strict, precise, and exacting

Synonyms: strict, firm, rigid

 The Hindu Wordlist 21 July 2020

  1. Aluva Manappuram remains deserted on Vavu Bali day
  2. State’s governance on cliff edge
  3. ‘A new Parliament building is prudent
  4. Unanimity over curbs in Vizianagaram
  5. Unabated rise in Prakasam keeps officials on tenterhooks
Word Meaning & Synonyms
deserted

adjective

Meaning:  (of a place) empty of people.

Synonyms :  empty, uninhabited, unoccupied, unpeopled

cliff

noun

Meaning:  a steep rock face, especially at the edge of the sea.

Synonyms : precipice, rock face

prudent

adjective

Meaning:  acting with or showing care and thought for the future.

Synonyms :  wise, well judged, judicious, sagacious

unanimity

noun

Meaning:  agreement by all people involved; consensus.

Synonyms : agreement, accord, harmony, concord

curb

noun

Meaning: a check or restraint on something.

Synonyms : restraint, restriction, check, brake

unabated

adjective

Meaning: without any reduction in intensity or strength.

Synonyms : unrelenting, tenacious, punishing, unflagging, persistent,

tenterhooks

noun

Meaning: worried or nervous about something that is going to happen

Synonyms : anxious, awkward, discomfited

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.