HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 28 January 2019

By | January 31, 2019

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 28 January 2019 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 28 January 2019

  1. Democrats after the lattertook control of the House
  2. The President had stormedout of a meeting
  3. who decried the governmental dysfunction
  4. he would not back offfrom his demand for funding
  5. civilian honour, has not been spared
  6. evokedlittle surprise, the choice of former
  7. RSS event last year to the bemused
WordMeaning & Synonyms
latter

adjective

Meaning: occurring or situated nearer to the end of something than to the beginning.

Synonyms: later, hindmost, closing, end

storm

verb

Meaning: move angrily or forcefully in a specified direction.

Synonyms: stomp, march, charge, stalk, flounce, stamp, fling

dysfunction

noun

Meaning: disruption of normal social relations.
back off

phrasal verb

Meaning: draw back from action or confrontation.
spare

verb

Meaning: give (something of which one has enough) to (someone).

Synonyms: afford, do without, manage without

evoke

verb

Meaning: bring or recall (a feeling, memory, or image) to the conscious mind.

Synonyms: awaken, arouse, excite, raise, suggest

bemused

adjective

Meaning: puzzled, confused, or bewildered.

 The Hindu Wordlist 28 January 2019

  1. Mass dharna against evictionat Koonammavu
  2. Phone of slaininspector found in accused’s home
  3. Voting a sacredduty, says PM
  4. Birdwatchers flockto Chilika lake
  5. Boy dies as fire engulfhouses
  6. Muzaffarnagar riots : U.P. to withdraw 18 cases
WordMeaning & Synonyms
eviction

noun

Meaning: the action of expelling someone from a property; expulsion.

Synonyms: expulsion, ejection,

slay

verb

Meaning: kill (a person or animal) in a violent way.

Synonyms: execute, dispatch, destroy, eliminate, annihilate, exterminate

sacred

adjective

Meaning: connected with God or a god or dedicated to a religious purpose and so deserving veneration.

Synonyms: holy, hallowed, blessed, blest, consecrated

flock

noun

Meaning: a number of birds of one kind feeding, resting, or travelling together.

Synonyms: group, flight, congregation

engulf

verb

Meaning: powerfully affect (someone); overwhelm.

Synonyms: inundate, flood, deluge, immerse, swamp

Riot

noun

Meaning: a violent disturbance of the peace by a crowd.

Synonyms: uproar, rampage, furore, tumult, commotion, upheaval,

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