HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 29 February 2020

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HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 29 February 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 29 February 2020

  1. violence that has claimed 42 lives since Sunday has been subdued
  2. tensions continue to simmer in Delhi
  3. shone through amid orchestrated mayhem
  4. police to task and wringing them into action
  5. (BJP) leaders who made incendiary speeches
  6. police had perused all such speeches
  7. With such blatant partisanship and abdication
  8. Given the current policy trajectory of the Modi
  9. Several credible accounts of horrendous acts
Word Meaning & Synonyms
subdued

adjective

Meaning : (of a person or their manner) quiet and rather reflective or depressed.

Synonyms : sombre, low-spirited

simmer

verb

Meaning : show or feel barely suppressed anger or other strong emotion.
orchestrate

verb

Meaning : arrange or score (music) for orchestral performance.

Synonyms : arrange, adapt, score

wring

verb

Meaning : obtain (something) with difficulty or effort.

Synonyms : extract, elicit, force

incendiary

adjective

Meaning : (of a device or attack) designed to cause fires.

Synonyms : combustible, flammable

peruse

verb

Meaning : examine carefully or at length.

Synonyms : read, study, scrutinize

abdication

noun

Meaning : an act of abdicating or renouncing the throne.

Synonyms : resignation, retirement

trajectory

noun

Meaning : the path followed by a projectile flying or an object moving under the action of given forces.

Synonyms : course, route, path

horrendous

adjective

Meaning : extremely unpleasant, horrifying, or terrible.

Synonyms : horrible, dreadful

 The Hindu Wordlist 29 February 2020

  1. Two die in landslip at construction site in city
  2. Balakot strike a paradigm shift: IAF chief
  3. India has a few flaws to iron out
  4. Get ready for a tactical battle: Habas
  5. Gutsy Bengal locks horns with star-studded Karnataka
  6. Olympiakos dumps out Arsenal
  7. Who will shade the derby — Gujarat or Saurashtra?
Word Meaning & Synonyms
landslip

noun

Meaning : a collapse of a mass of earth or rock from a mountain or cliff.

Synonyms : landslide, rockfall, mudslide

paradigm

noun

Meaning : a typical example or pattern of something; a pattern or model.

Synonyms : model, pattern, example

flaw

noun

Meaning : a mark, blemish, or other imperfection which mars a substance or object.

Synonyms : defect, blemish, fault

tactical

adjective

Meaning : showing adroit planning; aiming at an end beyond the immediate action.

Synonyms : calculated, planned, plotted

star-studded

adjective

Meaning : featuring a number of famous people, especially actors or sports players.
dump-out

verb

Meaning : To discard, to throw away, to toss out.

Synonyms : To discard, to throw away, to toss out.

Derby

noun

Meaning : a sports match between two rival teams from the same area.

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