HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 27 March 2020

By | March 27, 2020

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 27 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 27 March 2020

  1. first step towards alleviating the distress
  2. pests devouring the stocks in Food Corporation
  3. Ditto with the Jan Dhan account transfer
  4. have to break the fiscal deficit shackles
  5. revive its fortunes in the country
  6. process is hamstrung by the Taliban’s continuing violence
Word Meaning & Synonyms
alleviate

verb

Meaning : make (suffering, deficiency, or a problem) less severe.

Synonyms : reduce, ease, relieve

devouring

noun

Meaning : the action of eating something hungrily or quickly.
ditto

noun

Meaning : used to indicate that something already said is applicable a second time.
shackle

noun

Meaning : a situation or factor that restrains or restricts someone or something.

Synonyms : restrictions, trammels, restraints

fortune

noun

Meaning : chance or luck as an arbitrary force affecting human affairs.

Synonyms : chance, accident

hamstring

verb

Meaning : severely restrict the efficiency or effectiveness of.

Synonyms : handicap, constrain

 

The Hindu Wordlist 27 March 2020

  1. In Delhi, 15 to a room, without a morsel to eat
  2. People negligent in adhering to norms
  3. ICC Board to discuss contingency plans
  4. Terror charge slapped on man for coughing near supermarket worker
  5. Devising a people-centric response to COVID-19
Word Meaning & Synonyms
morsel

noun

Meaning : a small piece or amount of food; a mouthful.

Synonyms : mouthful, bite, nibble

adhere

verb

Meaning : stick fast to (a surface or substance).

Synonyms : cling, hold fast

contingency

noun

Meaning : a future event or circumstance which is possible but cannot be predicted with certainty.

Synonyms : eventuality

slap

verb

Meaning : put or apply (something) somewhere quickly, carelessly, or forcefully.

Synonyms : fling, throw, toss

devise

verb

Meaning : plan or invent (a complex procedure, system, or mechanism) by careful thought.

Synonyms : conceive

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