The Hindu Editorial with Vocabulary – Day 108

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1) Sporadic (Adjective) – छिटपुट

Meaning: Occurring at irregular intervals or only in a few places; scattered or isolated

Synonyms: Occasional, infrequent, irregular, periodical, periodic

Antonyms: Frequent, regular, steady, continuous

Usage: Sporadic fighting broke out


2) Defensive (Adjective) – रक्षात्मक

Meaning: Used or intended to defend or protect

Synonyms: Defending, guarding, safeguarding, protecting, protective, shielding

Antonyms: Attacking

Usage: Defensive barriers


3) Devoid (Adjective) – रहित

Meaning: Entirely lacking or free from

Synonyms: Lacking, without, free from/of, empty of, vacant of

Antonyms: Filled, flush, fraught, full

Usage: Lisa kept her voice devoid of emotion


4) Slate (Verb) – आलोचना करना

Meaning: Criticize severely

Synonyms: Criticize harshly, attack, pillory, lambaste, condemn

Antonyms: Praise, commend, applaud

Usage: His work was slated by the critics


5) Provocation (Noun) – उकसावा

Meaning: Action or speech that makes someone angry, especially deliberately

Synonyms: Incitement, rousing, stirring, stimulation, prompting, inducement, encouragement

Antonyms: Counterincentive, disincentive, compliment, discouragement

Usage: You should remain calm and not respond to provocation


6) Rhetoric (Noun) – अलंकार शास्र

Meaning: The art of effective or persuasive speaking or writing

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

Antonyms: Inarticulateness

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


7) Strait (Noun) – जलसंयोगी

Meaning: A narrow passage of water connecting two seas or two other large areas of water

Synonyms: Channel, sound, narrows, inlet, stretch of water, arm of the sea

Antonyms: Closure, comfort, ease

Usage: The Straits of Gibraltar


8) Unrelenting (Adjective) – बेदर्द

Meaning: Not yielding in strength, severity, or determination

Synonyms: Implacable, inflexible, uncompromising, unyielding

Antonyms: Acquiescent, agreeable, amenable, compliant, complying, flexible

Usage: The heat was unrelenting


9) Despite (Noun) – के बावजूद

Meaning: Without being affected by; in spite of

Synonyms: In spite of, notwithstanding, regardless of, in defiance of

Antonyms: Because of

Usage: He remains a great leader despite age and infirmity


10) Immune (Noun) – प्रतिरक्षित

Meaning: Resistant, not subject, not liable, unsusceptible

Synonyms: Resistant, not subject, not liable, unsusceptible, not vulnerable

Antonyms: Susceptible

Usage: They are immune from legal action

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