HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 24 January 2019

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HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 24 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 24 January 2019

  1. The gap within: on inter-State disparities
  2. The report suggests that, at least during fiscal year 2018
  3. growth table, are ranked as profligates by the report
  4. State-level institutions, as gauged by their ability
  5. restricted themselves to fixing genetic flaws
  6. widely held ethical consensus that
  7. the technology can result in unintended mutations
WordMeaning & Synonyms
disparity

noun

Meaning: a great difference.

Synonyms: discrepancy, inconsistency, imbalance, inequality,

fiscal

adjective

Meaning: relating to government revenue, especially taxes.

Synonyms: tax, budgetary, revenue; financial, economic, monetary,

profligate

noun

Meaning: a licentious, dissolute person.

Synonyms: libertine, debauchee, degenerate, reprobate, roué, lecher, rake

gauge

verb

Meaning: judge or assess (a situation, mood, etc.).

Synonyms: assess, evaluate, appraise, analyse,

flaw

 noun

Meaning: a mark, blemish, or other imperfection which mars a substance or object.

Synonyms: defect, blemish, fault, imperfection, deficiency, weakness,

consensus

 noun

Meaning: a general agreement.

Synonyms: agreement, harmony, concord, like-mindedness

mutation

 noun

Meaning: the action or process of mutating.

Synonyms: alteration, change, variation, modification, transformation,

The Hindu Wordlist 24 January 2019

  1. Delayed start for CRZ regime in State
  2. Police bust plot to poison food, water
  3. Extremists call for R-Day boycott
  4. Now, an app to help the visually impaired
  5. Jayalalithaa not a convict, says High Court
  6. History beckons upbeat Kerala
  7. Holy Smoke tipped for main event
WordMeaning & Synonyms
regime

noun

Meaning: a government, especially an authoritarian one.

Synonyms: government, authorities, system of government, rule, reign

bust

verb

Meaning: break, split, or burst.

Synonyms: break, crack, snap, fracture, shatter, smash,

boycott

verb

Meaning: withdraw from commercial or social relations with (a country, organization, or person) as a punishment or protest.

Synonyms: spurn, snub, cold-shoulder, shun, avoid,

impaired

adjective

Meaning: weakened or damaged.
convict

verb

Meaning: declare (someone) to be guilty of a criminal offence by the verdict of a jury or the decision of a judge in a court of law.
beckon

Verb

Meaning: make a gesture with the hand, arm, or head to encourage or instruct someone to approach or follow

Synonyms: gesture, signal, wave, gesticulate, make a gesture, motion, nod

tip

verb

Meaning: cause (an object) to move somewhere by striking or touching it lightly

Synonyms: touch, tap, flick, flip, lob, kiss, brush, pat, nudge

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