HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 30 December 2018

By | December 31, 2018

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 30 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 30 December 2018

THERE WILL BE NO EDITORIAL COLUMN ON SUNDAY

 The Hindu Wordlist 30 December 2018

  1. Political traffic surges in Bihar
  2. Bioplastics: the solution to India’s plastic pollution woes?
  3. Separatists slam unfurling of IS flag
  4. NDA allies boycott PM’s events in U.P.
  5. Khashoggi death for dissent
  6. Virat Kohli’s men on the verge of a special triumph
  7. O’Keefe raises a few Indian hackles
  8. Seven poachers held in Assam
  9. Zydus Cadila gets USFDA nod to market acne drug
WordMeaning & Synonyms
surge

verb

Meaning: (of a crowd or a natural force) move suddenly and powerfully forward or upward.

Synonyms: gush, rush, stream, flow, burst, pour, cascade, spill, overflow,

woe

noun

Meaning: great sorrow or distress (often used hyperbolically).

Synonyms: sadness, unhappiness, heartache, heartbreak, despondency

unfurl

verb

Meaning: make or become spread out from a rolled or folded state, especially in order to be open to the wind.
boycott

verb

Meaning: withdraw from commercial or social relations with (a country, organization, or person) as a punishment or protest.
dissent

noun

Meaning: the holding or expression of opinions at variance with those commonly or officially held.

Synonyms: argument, dispute, demur

verge

Verb

Meaning: be very close or similar to.

Synonyms: border on, approach, near, come near, be close/near to, touch on

hackle

noun

Meaning: dress or comb (flax) with a hackle
poacher

noun

Meaning: a person who hunts or catches game or fish illegally.
acne

noun

Meaning: a skin condition characterized by red pimples on the skin, especially on the face, due to inflamed or infected sebaceous glands and prevalent chiefly among adolescents.

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