HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 23 February 2020

By | February 28, 2020

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 23 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 23 February 2020

THERE WILL BE NO EDITORIAL COLUMN ON SUNDAY

The Hindu Wordlist 23 February 2020

  1. 12% GST: one rate that fits all is best stimulus
  2. Prasad flags use of campaigns to sway verdicts
  3. How Chhattisgarh is bucking the slowdown trend
  4. Heroes still not okay with ceding screen space to women
  5. Modi a versatile genius, says Justice Arun Mishra
  6. Assam Accord: panel to submit report on Feb. 25
  7. In a Huddle
  8. Afghans celebrate as week-long truce with Taliban begins
  9. 100 more disembark from Japan cruise ship
  10. Truth cannot be eclipsed by prejudices
Word Meaning & Synonyms
stimulus

noun

Meaning : a thing that arouses activity or energy in someone or something; a spur or incentive.

Synonyms : spur, stimulant, encouragement

sway

verb

Meaning : control or influence (a person or course of action).

Synonyms : influence, affect, bias

buck

verb

Meaning : oppose or resist (something oppressive or inevitable).

Synonyms : resist, oppose, contradict

cede

verb

Meaning : give up (power or territory).

Synonyms : surrender, concede, relinquish

versatile

adjective

Meaning : able to adapt or be adapted to many different functions or activities.

Synonyms : adaptable, flexible, all-round

accord

verb

Meaning : give or grant someone (power, status, or recognition).

Synonyms : give, grant, tender

huddle

verb

Meaning : crowd together; nestle closely.

Synonyms : crowd, gather, throng

truce

noun

Meaning : an agreement between enemies or opponents to stop fighting or arguing for a certain time.

Synonyms : ceasefire, armistice

disembark

verb

Meaning : leave a ship, aircraft, or train.

Synonyms : get off, step off

prejudice

noun

Meaning : preconceived opinion that is not based on reason or actual experience.

Synonyms : preconception

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