HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 31 January 2019

By | February 1, 2019

HINDU Editorial Vocabulary 31 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 31 January 2019

  1. trust has no justification at this juncture
  2. allow it to return the “superfluous land”
  3. court had ordered that the status quo
  4. barely concealed political motive
  5. It is to address this anxiety and mollify elements
  6. High Court’s verdict in the title suits
  7. The time is hardly ripe for altering
WordMeaning & Synonyms
juncture

noun

Meaning: a particular point in events or time.

Synonyms: point, point in time, time, moment

superfluous

adjective

Meaning: unnecessary, especially through being more than enough.

Synonyms: surplus, redundant, unneeded,

status quo

noun

Meaning: the existing state of affairs, especially regarding social or political issues.
motive

noun

Meaning: a reason for doing something.

Synonyms: reason, motivation, motivating force, rationale

mollify

verb

Meaning: appease the anger or anxiety of (someone).

Synonyms: appease, placate, pacify, conciliate, humour, soothe, calm

suit

noun

Meaning: a lawsuit.

Synonyms: legal action, lawsuit, suit at law, case, court case

alter

verb

Meaning: change in character or composition, typically in a comparatively small but significant way.

Synonyms: adapt, amend, improve, modify, convert, revise, recast, reform,

 The Hindu Wordlist 31 January 2019

  1. ICICI Bank sacks Chanda Kochhar
  2. Areas in Central Mangaluru plunge into darkness
  3. State likely to face huge fiscal deficit
  4. Ministries flouting norms, says EC
  5. ‘NSC members aired no concerns’
  6. Modi warns against coalition regime
WordMeaning & Synonyms
sack

noun

Meaning: dismiss from employment.

Synonyms: dismiss, give someone their notice, throw out

plunge

verb

Meaning: jump or dive quickly and energetically.

Synonyms: jump, dive, hurl oneself, throw oneself, fling oneself

fiscal

adjective

Meaning: relating to government revenue, especially taxes.

Synonyms: tax, budgetary, revenue;

norm

noun

Meaning: something that is usual, typical, or standard.

Synonyms: standard, usual, normal, typical, average

air

verb

Meaning: express (an opinion or grievance) publicly.

Synonyms: express, voice, make public, vent, ventilate, articulate

regime

noun

Meaning: a government, especially an authoritarian one.

Synonyms: rule, reign, dominion, sovereignty, jurisdiction, authority, control

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