The Hindu Editorial with Vocabulary – Day 335

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”

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1) Truce (Noun) युद्धविराम संधि

Definition: An agreement between enemies or opponents to stop fighting or arguing for a certain time.

Synonyms: Ceasefire, Armistice Respite, Lull, Moratorium

Antonyms: Fighting, Hostilities

Usage: The U.S. and Chinese Presidents, Donald Trump and Xi Jinping, agreed to a 90-day truce.

 

2) Amicable (Adjective) मैत्रीपूर्ण

Definition: Characterized by friendliness and absence of discord.

Synonyms: Friendly, Good-natured, Cordial, Civil, Courteous

Antonyms: Unfriendly, Hostile

Usage: The two countries will try to find an amicable solution to the various problems plaguing bilateral trade relations.

 

3) Plague (Verb) निरंतर परेशानी

Definition: Cause continual trouble or distress to.

Synonyms: Afflict, Bedevil, Cause suffering to, Torture, Torment

Antonyms: Advantage, Good fortune, Good luck

Usage:  He has been plagued by ill health.

 

4) Remuneration (Noun) पारिश्रमिक

Definition: Money paid for work or a service.

Synonyms: Payment, Pay, Salary, Wages, Earnings

Antonyms: Underpayment

Usage: customers who are tardy in their remuneration will be subject to extra charges.

 

5) Palpable (Adjective) अवधारणात्मक

Definition: (of a feeling or atmosphere) so intense as to seem almost tangible.

Synonyms: Perceptible, Perceivable, Visible, Noticeable, Appreciable

Antonyms: Intangible, Imperceptible

Usage: A palpable sense of loss.

 

6) Implode (Verb) गिर जाना

Definition: Collapse or cause to collapse violently inwards.

Synonyms: Buckle, Cave (in), Collapse, Crumple

Antonyms: Inflate, Rise, Swell

Usage: Both the windows had imploded.

 

7) Aftermath (Noun) – परिणाम

Definition: a condition or occurrence traceable to a cause

Synonyms: Aftereffect, Backwash, Consequence, Corollary, Development

Antonyms: Antecedent, Causation, Cause, Occasion, Reason

Usage: The surgery was successful, but she now had to deal with its aftermath: a huge bill.

 

8) Semblance (Noun) – समानता

Definition: The outward appearance or apparent form of something, especially when the reality is different.

Synonyms: Charade, Disguise, Masquerade, Playacting

Antonyms: Bluntness, Candidness, Candor, Directness

Usage: She tried to force her thoughts back into some semblance of order.

 

9) Reiterate (Verb)  बार बार दुहराना

Definition: To state or do over again or repeatedly sometimes with wearying effect

Synonyms: Chime, Din, Iterate, Rehearse, Repeat

Antonyms: Tale back

Usage: The pianist’s valedictory concert will reiterate the program he played on the national tour.

 

10) Distort (Verb) — विकृत करना

Definition: Give a misleading or false account or impression of.

Synonyms: Misrepresent, Pervert, Twist, Falsify, Misreport, Misstate

Antonyms: Accurate

Usage: Many factors can distort the results.

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