HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 25 February 2020

By | February 28, 2020

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 25 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 25 February 2020

  1. scheme for sections of the Indian diaspora
  2. It would defy logic
  3. authorities should tweak the OCI Cardholder
  4. structured assistance to expedite voluntary repatriation
  5. enjoying the optics and bilateral bonhomie
  6. presidential poll will be preceded by a blistering campaign
  7. dropped out and the herd was winnowed
  8. primaries and caucuses have handed
  9. edge to one of the President’s most strident critics
  10. This trait goes well with the apparent anti-establishment
  11. he appears to be gradually surmounting
  12. described as a dogmatic belief
Word Meaning & Synonyms
diaspora

noun

Meaning : the dispersion or spread of any people from their original homeland.
defy

verb

Meaning : openly resist or refuse to obey.

Synonyms : disobey, refuse to obey

tweak

verb

Meaning : improve (a mechanism or system) by making fine adjustments to it.

Synonyms : adjust

expedite

verb

Meaning : make (an action or process) happen sooner or be accomplished more quickly

Synonyms : speed up, accelerate

bonhomie

noun

Meaning : cheerful friendliness; geniality.

Synonyms : geniality, congeniality, conviviality

blistering

adjective

Meaning : (of criticism) expressed with great vehemence.

Synonyms : savage, vicious, fierce, bitter

winnow

adjective

Meaning : find or identify (a valuable or useful part of something).

Synonyms : isolate, sort out, find

caucus

noun

Meaning : a conference of members of a legislative body who belong to a particular party or faction.

Synonyms : parliamentary party

strident

adjective

Meaning : (of a sound) loud and harsh; grating.

Synonyms : harsh, raucous, rough

trait

noun

Meaning : a distinguishing quality or characteristic, typically one belonging to a person.

Synonyms : characteristic, attribute

surmount

verb

Meaning : overcome (a difficulty or obstacle).

Synonyms : overcome, conquer, get over

dogmatic

adjective

Meaning : inclined to lay down principles as undeniably true.

Synonyms : opinionated, peremptory

The Hindu Wordlist 25 February 2020

  1. Donald Trump calls Modi a ‘true friend’, lavishes praise on PM
  2. IUML flags feud in Kerala Cong. Factions
  3. Brace for traffic snarls on EEH
  4. A minuscule wonder to mark Trump’s visit
  5. ‘Identify policemen who caned AMU students’
  6. Youth on bike tries to dodge dog, dies
  7. Shaheen Bagh interlocutors file report
  8. Trump and Melania marvel at monument of love
Word Meaning & Synonyms
lavish

verb

Meaning : bestow something in generous or extravagant quantities on.

Synonyms : spend, expend, heap

feud

verb

Meaning : be engaged in a prolonged and bitter quarrel or dispute.

Synonyms : quarrel, fight, argue

snarl

noun

Meaning : an act or sound of snarling.
minuscule

adjective

Meaning : extremely small; tiny.

Synonyms : tiny, minute, microscopic

caned

verb

Meaning : beat with a cane as a punishment.

Synonyms : beat, strike, hit

dodge

verb

Meaning : avoid (someone or something) by a sudden quick movement.

Synonyms : dart, bolt, duck

interlocutor

noun

Meaning : a person who takes part in a dialogue or conversation.

Synonyms : speed, hurry, rush

marvel

verb

Meaning : be filled with wonder or astonishment.

Synonyms : be amazed

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