HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 25 December 2018

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HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 25 December 2018 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 25 December 2018

  1. Under attack on how the indirect tax regimehas panned out
  2. For businesses still coping with compliance niggles
  3. simpler return filing system has been dangled
  4. fungiblee-cash ledger has been proposed to replace the present system
  5. neither thought-through nor reviewed prudentlyis apparent
  6. disquietingexit: on high-profile departures from the Trump administration
  7. within an otherwise chaoticand impulsive administration
  8. in the proximityof a tantrum-prone Commander-in-Chief
WordMeaning & Synonyms
regime

noun

Meaning: a government, especially an authoritarian one.

Synonyms: rule, reign, dominion, sovereignty, jurisdiction

pan

verb

Meaning: criticize severely.

Synonyms: criticize, censure, attack, lambaste, condemn

niggle

verb

Meaning: cause slight but persistent annoyance, discomfort, or anxiety.

Synonyms: irritate, annoy, worry, trouble, bother, provoke, exasperate

dangle

verb

Meaning: offer (an enticing incentive) to someone

Synonyms: offer, hold out; entice someone with, lure someone with

fungible 

adjective

Meaning:    (of goods contracted for without an individual specimen being specified) replaceable by another identical item; mutually interchangeable.
prudent 

adjective

Meaning: acting with or showing care and thought for the future.

Synonyms: wise, well judged, judicious, sagacious, sage, shrewd

disquieting 

adjective

Meaning: inducing feelings of anxiety or worry.
chaotic 

adjective

Meaning: in a state of complete confusion and disorder.

Synonyms: disorganized, topsy-turvy, haywire, confused

impulsive 

adjective

Meaning: acting or done without forethought.

Synonyms: impetuous, spontaneous, hasty, passionate, emotional

proximity 

noun

Meaning: nearness in space, time, or relationship.

Synonyms: closeness, nearness, presence, juxtaposition, propinquity,

tantrum 

noun

Meaning: an uncontrolled outburst of anger and frustration, typically in a young child.

Synonyms: fit, outburst, flare-up, blow-up, pet, paroxysm, frenzy, bad mood

 The Hindu Wordlist 25 December 2018

  1. Protesters foilyet another attempt
  2. Hospital vandalisedfollowing patient’s death
  3. Glitteringfete
  4. Bullet train project unviable: report
  5. Regional claims garblenarrative of Opposition unity
  6. Congress dupingfarmers: Javadekar
  7. Steady Nischal accumulateshis ton
WordMeaning & Synonyms
foil

verb

Meaning: prevent (something considered wrong or undesirable) from succeeding.

Synonyms: thwart, frustrate, counter, oppose, baulk, disappoint

vandalize

verb

Meaning: deliberately destroy or damage (public or private property).
glittering

adjective

Meaning: impressively successful or elaborate.
unviable

adjective

Meaning: not capable of working successfully; not feasible.
garble

verb

Meaning: reproduce (a message, sound, or transmission) in a confused and distorted way.

Synonyms: muddle, jumble, confuse, blur, slur, obscure, distort

dupe

Verb

Meaning: deceive; trick.

Synonyms: deceive, trick, hoodwink, hoax, swindle, defraud, cheat

accumulate

verb

Meaning: gather together or acquire an increasing number or quantity of

Synonyms: gather, collect, assemble; amass, stockpile

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