SSC and all Competitive Exams. Explore The Hindu Editorial with Vocabulary to score good marks in English Section. Start practising this vocabulary to increase your word power. While reading a passage you have to highlight tough words in it and analyse the correct meaning of those words. This will help you understand the passage clearly and also you can learn more new words, it means also you can develop your vocabulary. To help you in this part we have provided an English Vocabulary passage along with meaning, synonyms and usages of hard words in the passage, make use of it. We also providing Important Vocabulary Quiz based on “THE ECONOMIST” and “THE HINDU”
1). Endogenous (Adjective) — अंतर्जात
Definition: growing or originating from within an organism.
Usage: endogenous gene sequences
2). Flaws (Noun) — दोष
Definition: a mark, blemish, or other imperfection which mars a substance or object.
Synonyms: defect, blemish, fault, imperfection, deficiency, weakness, weak spot/point, inadequacy
Antonyms: strength, gain.
Usage: a flaw in the glass
3). Allegations (Noun) — आरोप
Definition: a claim or assertion that someone has done something illegal or wrong, typically one made without proof.
Synonyms: claim, assertion, declaration, statement, proclamation, contention,
argument, affirmation, averment
Antonyms: denial, exculpation.
Usage: he made allegations of corruption against the administration
4). Propositioning (Noun) — एक प्रस्ताव या सुझाव बनाना
Definition: make an offer or suggestion to.
Synonyms: proposal, premise, initiative
Antonyms: oppose, rejection.
Usage: I was propositioned by the editor about becoming film critic of the paper
5). Outpourings (Noun) — उंडेलना
Definition: something that streams out rapidly.
Synonyms: outflow, outflowing, outrush, rush, flood, deluge, discharge, issue, spurt,
Jet, cascade, stream
Usage: a massive outpouring of high-energy gamma rays
6). Seduces (Verb) – बहकाना
Definition: entice (someone) to do or believe something inadvisable or foolhardy.
Synonyms: attract, allure, lure, tempt, entice, beguile, cajole, wheedle, ensnare,
charm, captivate, enchant
Antonyms: passive, inactive.
Usage: they should not be seduced into thinking that their success ruled out the possibility of a relapse
7). Misdemeanour (Noun) — दुष्कर्म
Definition: a minor wrongdoing.
Synonyms: wrongdoing, evil deed, crime, felony, criminal act
Usage: the player can expect a suspension for his latest misdemeanour
8). Perhaps (Adverb) – शायद,कदाचित
Definition: used to express uncertainty or possibility.
Synonyms: maybe, for all I know, for all you know, it could be (that), it may be (that), it is possible
Usage: perhaps I should have been frank with him
9). Internalise (Verb ) — आंतरिक बनाना
Definition: make (attitudes or behaviour) part of one’s nature by learning or unconscious assimilation.
Synonyms: assign, impute, attribute.
Antonyms: cheerfulness, promote.
Usage: people learn gender stereotypes and internalize them
10). Stalking (Verb) – गुस्से में बाहर निकल जाना
Definition: stride somewhere in a proud, stiff, or angry manner.
Synonyms: angry, bitter, irate, irritable.
Antonyms: calm, happy, peaceful.
Usage: without another word she turned and stalked out