HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 26 March 2020

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HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 26 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 26 March 2020

  1. march of a fast-spreading scourge
  2. lockdown resulted in another bout of crowding
  3. executed without too much trauma
  4. which must be sternly dealt with
  5. economy close to a shuddering standstill
  6. welcome slew of tax and regulatory
Word Meaning & Synonyms
scourge

noun

Meaning : a person or thing that causes great trouble or suffering.

Synonyms : affliction, bane

bout

noun

Meaning : a short period of intense activity of a specified kind.

Synonyms : spell, period

trauma

noun

Meaning : physical injury.

Synonyms : injury, damage

sternly

adverb

Meaning : in a way that is difficult and puts extreme pressure on someone or something.
shudder

verb

Meaning : (of a person) tremble convulsively, typically as a result of fear or revulsion.

Synonyms : shake, shiver, tremble, quiver

slew

verb

Meaning : turn or slide violently or uncontrollably.

The Hindu Wordlist 26 March 2020

  1. Rahul calls for two-pronged strategy
  2. Callous and cruel to continue to detain Mehbooba: Omar
  3. Indelible ink to be used to mark the quarantined
  4. Mumbai crematorium staff battle COVID-19 fears during final procedures
  5. Beware of a lopsided lockdown
Word Meaning & Synonyms
prong

verb

Meaning : pierce or stab with a fork.
callous

adjective

Meaning : showing or having an insensitive and cruel disregard for others.

Synonyms : unfeeling, uncaring

indelible

adjective

Meaning : (of ink or a pen) making marks that cannot be removed.

Synonyms : ineradicable

crematorium

noun

Meaning : a place where a dead person’s body is cremated.
lopsided

adjective

Meaning : with one side lower or smaller than the other.

Synonyms : asymmetrical, unsymmetrical

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