HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 26 December 2018

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HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 26 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 26 December 2018

  1. Chabahar tidings: on Indian taking over port operations in Iran
  2. potential trade market for India, a big fillip
  3. given the constant upheavalin the administration
  4. Meanwhile, the reconciliationprocess with the Afghan
  5. place in the intricateconnectivity network of the region
  6. sustained and nuanceddiplomacy to stay ahead in this game
  7. This followed the torrentof abuse heaped on Mr. Shah
  8. allegations of cow carcassesfound in Uttar Pradesh
  9. There is complete impunityfor those who
  10. even an expression of anxiety is twistedout of context
  11. But amid the acrimoniousoutburst against him
  12. fringegroup in Uttar Pradesh has offered him
WordMeaning & Synonyms
tidings

noun

Meaning: news; information.
fillip

noun

Meaning: something which acts as a stimulus or boost to an activity.

Synonyms: stimulus, stimulation, stimulant, boost, encouragement

upheaval

noun

Meaning: a violent or sudden change or disruption to something.

Synonyms: disruption, upset, disturbance, trouble, turbulence

reconciliation

noun

Meaning: the restoration of friendly relations.

Synonyms: conciliation, reconcilement; pacification, appeasement

intricate 

adjective

Meaning: very complicated or detailed.

Synonyms: complex, complicated, convoluted, tangled

nuanced 

adjective

Meaning: characterized by subtle shades of meaning or expression.
torrent

noun

Meaning: a strong and fast-moving stream of water or other liquid

Synonyms: flood, deluge, inundation, spate, cascade, rush, stream, current

heap

noun

Meaning: give someone or something (a great deal of praise, abuse, criticism, etc.).

Synonyms: give, grant, assign to, award to, favour with, furnish with

carcass

noun

Meaning: the dead body of an animal.

Synonyms: corpse, cadaver, dead body, body, remains, skeleton

impunity

noun

Meaning: exemption from punishment or freedom from the injurious consequences of an action.

Synonyms: immunity, indemnity, exemption from punishment

twisted

adjective

Meaning: forced out of its natural or proper shape; crumpled.

Synonyms: perverted, warped, deviant, depraved, corrupt, abnormal

acrimonious

adjective

Meaning: (typically of speech or discussion) angry and bitter.

Synonyms: bitter, rancorous, caustic, acerbic, scathing, sarcastic, acid

fringe

noun

Meaning: an ornamental border of threads left loose or formed into tassels or twists, used to edge clothing or material.

Synonyms: edging, edge, border, hem, trimming, frill, flounce, ruffle

 The Hindu Wordlist 26 December 2018

  1. Yakshagana vowfor Modi to be PM again
  2. Nine more inductedin Bhupesh Baghel team
  3. Bank dacoitkilled in shoot-out in Odisha
  4. Four killed as vehicle falls into gorgein Shimla
  5. ResurgentDjokovic leads the way
  6. Minad is nippyand pacy: Lad
  7. fiascoin Puducherry
  8. Braceby Praneel
WordMeaning & Synonyms
vow

noun

Meaning: a solemn promise.

Synonyms: oath, pledge, promise, bond, covenant, commitment

induct

verb

Meaning: admit (someone) formally to a post or organization.
dacoit

noun

Meaning: (in India or Burma (Myanmar)) a member of a band of armed robbers.
gorge

noun

Meaning: a narrow valley between hills or mountains, typically with steep rocky walls and a stream running through it.

Synonyms: ravine, canyon, gully, pass, defile, couloir

resurgent

adjective

Meaning: increasing or reviving after a period of little activity, popularity, or occurrence.
nippy

adjective

Meaning: able to move quickly; nimble

Synonyms: agile, lithe, sprightly, acrobatic, light-footed, nimble-footed, light

pacy

adjective

Meaning: moving or progressing quickly
fiasco

noun

Meaning: a complete failure, especially a ludicrous or humiliating one.

Synonyms: failure, disaster, catastrophe, debacle, shambles, farce, mess

brace

noun

Meaning: a device fitted to something, in particular a weak or injured part of the body, to give support.

Synonyms: support, caliper, truss

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