HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 21 March 2020

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HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 21 March 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 March 2020

  1. united front against the fast galloping virus
  2. to mitigate the developing crisis
  3. population has developed a detrimental fatalism
  4. That complacency has been evident in the social response
  5. social response to the creeping affliction
  6. a nonchalance bordering on irresponsibility
  7. the address was a tad disappointing
  8. put them at ease on the looming questions
  9. measures that will alleviate the economic pain
  10. who are doing a splendid job
Word Meaning & Synonyms
galloping

verb

Meaning : (of a process or event) progress in a rapid and seemingly uncontrollable manner.
mitigate

verb

Meaning : make (something bad) less severe, serious, or painful.

Synonyms : alleviate, reduce

fatalism

noun

Meaning : a submissive attitude to events, resulting from a fatalistic attitude.

Synonyms : resignation, acceptance

complacency

noun

Meaning : a feeling of smug or uncritical satisfaction with oneself or one’s achievements.

Synonyms : smugness, self-satisfaction

affliction

noun

Meaning : a cause of pain or harm.

Synonyms : disease, malady

nonchalance

noun

Meaning : the state of being nonchalant.

Synonyms : calmness, coolness

tad

noun

Meaning : a small amount of something.
loom

verb

Meaning : appear as a vague form, especially one that is large or threatening.

Synonyms : emerge, appear

alleviate

verb

Meaning : make (suffering, deficiency, or a problem) less severe.

Synonyms : reduce, ease

splendid

adjective

Meaning : magnificent; very impressive.

Synonyms : magnificent, sumptuous

The Hindu Wordlist 21 March 2020

  1. Spurious hand sanitisers seized in Bengaluru
  2. Lack of clarity left Indians stranded abroad
  3. PK a terrific tactical coach: Ulaganathan
  4. Struck by COVID-19, tourism industry seeks bailout
  5. RBI sets contingency plan in motion
  6. SEBI steps in to tackle volatility
Word Meaning & Synonyms
spurious

adjective

Meaning : not being what it purports to be; false or fake.

Synonyms : bogus, fake

stranded

adjective

Meaning : left without the means to move from somewhere.
tactical

adjective

Meaning : showing adroit planning; aiming at an end beyond the immediate action.

Synonyms : calculated, planned

bailout

noun

Meaning : an act of giving financial assistance to a failing business or economy to save it from collapse.
contingency

noun

Meaning : a future event or circumstance which is possible but cannot be predicted with certainty.

Synonyms : eventuality

volatility

noun

Meaning : liability to change rapidly and unpredictably, especially for the worse.

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