HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 25 July 2020

By | July 25, 2020

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 25 July 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 July 2020

  1. A glass ceiling was shattered
  2. It will go a long way in ending a prejudice associated with the Army
  3. these were great challenges for women officers to meet the exigencies of service
  4. asking it to abide by its own policy
  5. giving them command postings in all services other than combat
  6. The misogyny was called out
  7. Indian Army had brought laurels to the force
Word Meaning & Synonyms
shatter

verb

Meaning:  break or cause to break suddenly and violently into pieces.

Synonyms: smash, break, burst

prejudice

noun

Meaning:  harm or injury that results or may result from some action or judgement.

Synonyms: detriment, harm, disadvantage

exigency

noun

Meaning:  an urgent need or demand.

Synonyms: need, demand, requirement

abide

verb

Meaning:  accept or act in accordance with (a rule, decision, or recommendation).

Synonyms: comply with, obey, observe, follow

combat

noun

Meaning:  fighting between armed forces.

Synonyms: battle, fighting, action

misogyny

noun

Meaning:  dislike of, contempt for, or ingrained prejudice against women.
laurel

noun

Meaning:  honour or praise awarded for an achievement.

Synonyms: honours, awards, trophies

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