The Hindu Editorial with Vocabulary – Day 143

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The Hindu Editorial – 07.04.2018

1). Railed (Verb) – आवाज उठाना

Definition:complain or protest strongly and persistently about.

Synonyms:protest strongly at, make a protest against, fulminate against, inveigh against, rage against, thunder against

Usage:he railed at human fickleness

 

2). Steward (Noun) – प्रबंधक

Definition:a person responsible for supplies

Synonyms:major-domo, seneschal, manciple

Usage:the steward of the household

 

3). Confer (Verb) – प्रधान करना

Definition:have discussions; exchange opinions.

Synonyms:consult, have discussions, discuss things, exchange views, talk

Usage: the officials were conferring with allies

 

4). Impunity (Noun) – दंड मुक्ति

Definition:exemption from punishment or freedom from the injurious consequences of an action.

Synonyms:immunity, indemnity, exemption from punishment, freedom from punishment, exemption

Usage:the impunity enjoyed by military officers implicated in civilian killings

 

5).Poaching (Verb) – अवैध शिकार करना

Definition: take or acquire in an unfair or clandestine way.

Synonyms:steal, appropriate, purloin, misappropriate, take

Usage:employers risk having their newly trained workers poached by other firms

 

6).Thriving (Adjective) – कामयाब

Definition: prosper; flourish.

Synonyms:flourish, prosper, grow vigorously, develop well, burgeon, bloom, blossom, do well, advance, make strides

Usage:education groups thrive on organization

 

7).Incongruous (Adjective) –- बेमेल

Definition:not in harmony or keeping with the surroundings or other aspects of something.

Synonyms:

Usage:the duffel coat looked incongruous with the black dress she wore underneath

 

8).Deterrent (Noun) – निवारक

Definition:a thing that discourages or is intended to discourage someone from doing something.

Synonyms:disincentive, discouragement, dissuasion, damper, brake, curb, check

Usage:cameras are a major deterrent to crime

 

9). Stardom (Noun) – महानता, महिमा

Definition:the state or status of being a very famous or talented entertainer or sports player.

Synonyms:Acclaim, celebrity, greatness, glory.

Usage:her rise to stardom has been meteoric

 

10). Expeditions (Noun) – अभियान

Definition: promptness or speed in doing something.

Synonyms:speed, haste, hastiness, hurriedness, promptness, speediness, swiftness, quickness, rapidity

Usage:the landlord shall remedy the defects with all possible expedition

 

11). Snares (Noun) – जाल

Definition:a trap for catching birds or mammals, typically one having a noose of wire or cord.

Synonyms:  trap, gin, net, noose

Usage:he came upon a hare struggling in an illegal snare

 

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