HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 22 January 2019

By | January 23, 2019

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 22 January 2019 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 22 January 2019

  1. the element of danger intrinsic to jallikattu
  2. Two gored to death in jallikattu at Viralimalai
  3. Multi-tier metal galleries were erected
  4. Double barricades were in place at the vaadivasal,
  5. with a Chinese nudge and a South Korean whisper
  6. first target in the event of a pre-emptiveS
  7. Trump’s diplomatic gambit having gone awry
WordMeaning & Synonyms
intrinsic

adjective

Meaning: belonging naturally; essential.

Synonyms: inherent, innate, inborn, inbred, congenital, natural, native,

gored

adjective

Meaning: (of an animal such as a bull) pierce or stab (a person or other animal) with a horn or tusk.

Synonyms: pierce, stab, stick, impale, puncture, penetrate, spear

erect

verb

Meaning: put together and set upright (a building, wall, or other structure).

Synonyms:, build, construct, put up

barricade

noun

Meaning: an improvised barrier erected across a street or other thoroughfare to prevent or delay the movement of opposing forces.

Synonyms: barrier, obstacle, blockade, bar, fence, obstruction, roadblock

nudge

 verb

Meaning: prod (someone) gently with one’s elbow in order to attract attention.

Synonyms : poke, elbow, dig, prod, jog, jab, butt

awry

 adjective

Meaning: away from the usual or expected course; amiss.

Synonyms: amiss, wrong, not right; informalup

pre-emptive

adjective

Meaning: serving or intended to pre-empt or forestall something, especially to prevent attack by disabling the enemy

The Hindu Wordlist 22 January 2019

  1. CJI pulls out of CBI case hearing
  2. Cabinet contemplates Rythu Raksha scheme
  3. Boat capsizes; eight drown, 18 rescued
  4. Rescue work at mine not abandoned: Centre
  5. Affidavit in SC on CIC appointment
  6. Court allows extradition process against four Sterling promoters
  7. Serena shows her fighting skills, outslugs top seed Halep
WordMeaning & Synonyms
pull out

phrasal verb

Meaning: withdraw from an undertaking.

Synonyms: withdraw, resign, leave, retire,

contemplate

verb

Meaning: look thoughtfully for a long time at.

Synonyms: view, regard, examine, inspect, observe,

capsize

verb

Meaning: (of a boat) be overturned in the water.

Synonyms: overturn, turn over, turn upside down, upset, upend,

abandoned

adjective

Meaning: having been deserted or left.

Synonyms: deserted, forsaken, cast aside/off;

affidavit 

noun

Meaning: a written statement confirmed by oath or affirmation, for use as evidence in court.
extradition 

noun

Meaning: the action of extraditing a person accused or convicted of a crime.

Synonyms: deportation, handover, repatriation, refoulement, expulsion

outslug

adjective

Meaning: to get more extra-base hits than

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