HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 30 January 2019

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HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 30 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 30 January 2019

  1. factors led to the spurt in gold prices
  2. increasing demand from buyers and lagging supply
  3. The depreciation in the value of national currencies
  4. explains the divergence in the performance
  5. dollar vis-à-vis other emerging market currencies
  6. that lead to a price slump followed by years
  7. put a premature end to gold’s rally
WordMeaning & Synonyms
spurt

verb

Meaning: move with a sudden burst of speed.
lagging

noun

Meaning: fail to keep up with another or others in movement or development.

Synonyms: linger, dally, dawdle, hang back, delay,

depreciation

noun

Meaning: a reduction in the value of an asset over time, due in particular to wear and tear.

Synonyms: markdown, reduction, decline, downturn, downswing, drop

divergence

noun

Meaning: a difference in opinions, interests, etc.

Synonyms: difference, dissimilarity, variance, polarity, disparity, contrast

Vis-a-vis

 preposition

Meaning: in relation to; with regard to.
slump

noun

Meaning: a sudden severe or prolonged fall in the price, value, or amount of something.

Synonyms: plunge, drop, collapse, tumble, plummet, downturn

premature

adjective

Meaning: occurring or done before the usual or proper time; too early.

Synonyms: untimely, early, too soon, too early, before time

 The Hindu Wordlist 30 January 2019

  1. Kotla’s entry talk creates flutter in Kurnool TDP
  2. HC impleads HMRL in PIL on road condition
  3. BJP chief gets defamation notice
  4. chief of acting out of malice
  5. Leaders condole death of George Fernandes
  6. HC: do not provide water, power for encroachers
  7. MP distributes retrofitted three-wheelers
WordMeaning & Synonyms
flutter

noun

Meaning: a small bet.

Synonyms: bet, wager, gamble

implead

verb

Meaning: prosecute or take proceedings against.
defamation

noun

Meaning: the action of damaging the good reputation of someone; slander or libel.

Synonyms: libel, slander, character assassination

malice

noun

Meaning: the desire to harm someone; ill will.

Synonyms: animosity, hostility, ill will, ill feeling, hatred, hate, bitterness,

condole

verb

Meaning: express sympathy for (someone); grieve with.
encroach

Noun

Meaning: To take another’s possessions or rights gradually or stealthily
retrofit

verb

Meaning: provide (something) with a component or accessory not fitted during manufacture.

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