The Hindu Editorial with Vocabulary – Day 145

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The Hindu Editorial – 10.04.2018

1). Perceptible (Adjective) प्रत्यक्ष

Definition: (especially of a slight movement or change of state) able to be seen or noticed

Synonyms: noticeable, perceivable, detectable, discernible

Usage: a perceptible decline in public confidence

 

2). Rupture (Verb) – टूट जाना

Definition: breach or disturb (a harmonious feeling or situation).

Synonyms: sever, break, cut off, break off, breach, disrupt

Usage: once trust and confidence has been ruptured it can be difficult to regain

 

3). Rhetoric (Noun) – अलंकार शास्त्र

Definition: the art of effective or persuasive speaking or writing, especially the exploitation of figures of speech and other compositional techniques.

Synonyms: oratory, eloquence, power of speech, command of language, expression

Usage: he is using a common figure of rhetoric, hyperbole

 

4). Sermonising (Verb) – उपदेश देना

Definition: to give a long talk to people, telling them how they should behave in order to be better people

Synonyms: advocate, preach.

Usage: My grandmother’s all right until she starts sermonizing and then she’s unbearable.

 

5). Contentious (Adjective) – विविदास्पद

Definition: causing or likely to cause an argument; controversial.

Synonyms: controversial, disputable, debatable, disputed, contended, open to question

Usage: a contentious issue

 

6). Meddling (Verb) – दखल देना

Definition: interfere in something that is not one’s concern

Synonyms: interfere, butt in, intrude, intervene, interlope, pry, poke, nose, busybody

Usage: I don’t want him meddling in our affairs

 

7). Credence (Noun) – विश्वास

Definition: belief in or acceptance of something as true.

Synonyms: acceptance, belief, faith, trust, confidence, reliance, traction

Usage: psychoanalysis finds little credence among laymen

 

8). Discreetly (Adjective) – सावधानी से

Definition: careful and prudent in one’s speech or actions, especially in order to keep something confidential or to avoid embarrassment.

Synonyms:  careful, circumspect, cautious, wary, chary, guarded, close-lipped, close-mouthed

Usage: we made some discreet inquiries

 

9). Obscuring (Verb) – अस्पष्ट करना

Definition: make unclear and difficult to understand.

Synonyms: confuse, complicate, obfuscate, cloud, blur, muddy

Usage: the debate has become obscured by conflicting ideological perspectives

 

10). Critiqued (Verb) – आलोचना करना

Definition: evaluate (a theory or practice) in a detailed and analytical way.

Synonyms:  analysis, evaluation, assessment, appraisal, appreciation, review, write-up

Usage: the authors critique the methods and practices used in the research

 

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