HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 25 March 2020

By | March 25, 2020

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 25 March 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 March 2020

  1. Congress victory was nebulous and narrow
  2. It cannot be a viable political alternative
  3. stepping beyond dilapidating feudal fortresses
  4. workers were charred at a fireworks
  5. at least 239 people have perished
  6. complying with rules and through cohesive monitoring
  7. noted the “conspicuous absence” of proper inspection
  8. licensed units a cognisable penal offence
Word Meaning & Synonyms
nebulous

adjective

Meaning : (of a concept) vague or ill-defined.

Synonyms : vague, ill-defined

viable

adjective

Meaning : capable of working successfully; feasible.

Synonyms : workable, feasible

dilapidate

verb

Meaning : cause (something) to fall into disrepair or ruin.
feudal

adjective

Meaning : absurdly outdated or old-fashioned.
charred

adjective

Meaning : burnt and blackened.
perish

verb

Meaning : die, especially in a violent or sudden way.

Synonyms : die, lose one’s life

cohesive

adjective

Meaning : characterized by or causing cohesion.
conspicuous

adjective

Meaning : attracting notice or attention.

Synonyms : clear, visible

cognizable

adjective

Meaning : within the jurisdiction of a court.

The Hindu Wordlist 25 March 2020

  1. Students stranded at border crossing
  2. China told to reverse decision to expel scribes
  3. Chaos and confusion outside DCP office for travel passes
  4. Closure of Annapurna canteens leaves the poor in the lurch
  5. Revenue employees flay police high handedness
Word Meaning & Synonyms
stranded

adjective

Meaning : left without the means to move from somewhere.
scribe

noun

Meaning : a writer, especially a journalist.

Synonyms : writer, author, penman

chaos

noun

Meaning : complete disorder and confusion.

Synonyms : disorder, disarray

lurch

verb

Meaning : make an abrupt, unsteady, uncontrolled movement or series of movements; stagger.

Synonyms : stagger, stumble

flay

verb

Meaning : criticize severely and brutally.

Synonyms : criticize, attack

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