HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 23 January 2019

By | January 23, 2019

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 23 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 23 January 2019

  1. Inflation conundrum
  2. The Reserve Bank appears to have been blindsided
  3. want to reassess the robustness of their inflation
  4. structure is lagging behind the big structural change
  5. capitalise on soaring anti-Trump sentiment
  6. most entrants between now and then are expected
  7. nomination will inherit the burden
WordMeaning & Synonyms
conundrum

noun

Meaning: a confusing and difficult problem or question

Synonyms: difficulty, quandary, dilemma

blind side

verb

Meaning: make (someone) unable to perceive the truth of a situation.
robustness

noun

Meaning: the quality or condition of being strong and in good condition.
lagging

noun

Meaning: fail to keep up with another or others in movement or development.

Synonyms: straggle, fall back, trail (behind), linger, dally, dawdle

soaring

 adjective

Meaning: flying or rising high in the air.
entrant

 noun

Meaning: a person or group that enters or takes part in something.

Synonyms: beginner, newcomer, fresher, freshman, recruit,

inherit

 verb

Meaning: come into possession of (belongings) from someone else.

The Hindu Wordlist 23 January 2019

  1. The circle of sport, as fascinating as inevitable
  2. Shimla smothered
  3. MLA drops plea seeking stay on Maratha quota
  4. Avalanches kill two in Kashmir
  5. ILO urges universal labour guarantee
  6. 4 photojournalists suffer pellet injuries
  7. Doctor jailed for sexually assaulting girl
WordMeaning & Synonyms
fascinating

adjective

Meaning: extremely interesting.

Synonyms: engrossing, captivating, absorbing, interesting, enchanting

smother

verb

Meaning: cover someone or something entirely with.

Synonyms: smear, daub, bedaub, spread, cover

plea

noun

Meaning: a request made in an urgent and emotional manner.

Synonyms: appeal, entreaty, supplication, petition, prayer

avalanche

noun

Meaning: a mass of snow, ice, and rocks falling rapidly down a mountainside

Synonyms: snowslide, snow slip; rockslide, icefall;landslide

urge

verb

Meaning: try earnestly or persistently to persuade (someone) to do something.
pellet

Verb

Meaning: a piece of small shot or other lightweight bullet.

Synonyms: bullet, shot, lead shot, buckshot

assault

verb

Meaning: make a physical attack on.

Synonyms: slap, smack, beat, thrash, spank, thump

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