The HINDU Editorial Wordlist 02 Feb 2017- English Vocabulary pdf

The HINDU Editorial Wordlist 02 Feb 2017 and English Vocabulary based on The Hindu daily newspaper. Here we are listed the words used in The HINDU Editorial and providing the usage of words for easy learning. So that it will become very easy to improve vocabulary and learn new words.

English Vocabulary is the deciding factor in many Examinations. It has a major contribution in scoring. Candidate can get more marks with good vocabulary skills in no time. These words may appear in Bank exams ( IBPS, SBI), SSC Recruitment Exams (CGL), Railway Recruitment , Entrance Exams (CAT, GRE) and other competitive Exams conducted by state Public service commission.

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  1. The relief was aimed at ameliorating the consequences.
  2. The government was considering legal changes to confiscate the assets of economic offenders.
  3. We were expecting fireworks, instead it was a damp squib; says Rahul gandhi
  4. It’s hogwash, says yechury.
  5. Gaps allowing dubious schemes likely to be plugged.
  6. Start-ups hail norms for digital economy.
  7. Budget to have major ramifications on skilling.
  8. Safety comes first, e-tickets gain traction.
  9. consensus over secretariat blocks.
  10. EC notice to parrikar for remarks abetting bribery.
Word Meaning & Synonyms
Ameliorate

Verb

Meaning: make (something bad or unsatisfactory) better.

Synonyms: improve, amend, better, enhance, enrich, help, perfect, refine, upgrade

Confiscate

Verb

Meaning: take or seize (someone's property) with authority.

Synonyms: impound, seize, commandeer, requisition, appropriate, expropriate

A damp squib

Idiom

Meaning: a situation or event which is much less impressive than expected.
Hogwash

Noun

Meaning: Nonsense

Synonyms: Absurdity, foolishness, ridiculousness, rubbish

Dubious

Adjective

Meaning: hesitating or doubting.

Synonyms: doubtful, uncertain, unsure

Hail

Noun

Meaning: a large number of things hurled forcefully through the air.

Synonyms: barrage, volley, shower, deluge, torrent, burst, stream, storm, flood, spate, rain, tide, avalanche, blaze, onslaught

Ramification

Noun

Meaning: a complex or unwelcome consequence of an action or event.

Synonyms: consequence, result, aftermath, outcome, effect, upshot, issue, sequel

Traction

Noun

Meaning: motive power provided to draw or pull something, especially on a railway.

Synonyms: grip, friction, adhesion, purchase, resistance

Consensus

Noun

Meaning: a general agreement.

Synonyms: agreement, harmony, concord, like-mindedness, concurrence, consent, accord

Abet

Verb

Meaning: encourage or assist (someone) to do something wrong, in particular to commit a crime.

Synonyms: assist, aid, help, lend a hand, support, back, encourage

The HINDU Editorial Wordlist 02 Feb 2017 - English Vocabulary pdf

The following words are taken from today’s Paper. The Hindu editorial wordlist, vocabulary, meanings and synonyms are very helpful for the IBPS Bank PO and SSC CGL aspirants. Candidates are requested to memorize some words every day. So that it will be useful to Crack the exam.

Word Meaning & Synonyms
Purge

Noun

Meaning: an abrupt or violent removal of a group of people.

Synonyms: removal, expulsion, ejection, exclusion, eviction, clearance, clear-out, discharge, dismissal, sacking

Dampen

Verb

Meaning: make less strong or intense.

Synonyms: lessen, decrease, diminish, reduce, lower, moderate, damp

Imperative

Adjective

Meaning: of vital importance; crucial.

Synonyms: critical, essential, necessary

Frayed

Adjective

Meaning: (of a person's nerves or temper) showing the effects of strain.

Synonyms: strain, overtax, irritate

Blatant

Adjective

Meaning: (of bad behaviour) done openly and unashamedly.

Synonyms: glaring, obvious, undisguised, unconcealed, overt, open, transparent, patent, evident, manifest, palpable, unmistakable

Nudge

Verb

Meaning: prod (someone) gently with one's elbow in order to attract attention.

Synonyms: poke, elbow, dig, prod

Tinker

Verb

Meaning: attempt to repair or improve something in a casual or desultory way.

Synonyms: Fix, repair,

Subsumed

Verb

Meaning: include or absorb (something) in something else.

Synonyms: Classify , contain, incorporate, involve

Deftly

Adverb

Meaning: in a clever way.

Synonyms: adeptly, adroitly, artfully, capably, competently

Lacklustre

Adjective

Meaning: lacking in vitality, force, or conviction; uninspired or uninspiring.

Synonyms: uninspired, dull, vapid, flat, dry, lifeless, listless, tame, tired

Embellishment

Noun

Meaning: a decorative detail or feature added to something to make it more attractive.

Synonyms: decoration, elaboration, addition, exaggeration

Vague

Adjective

Meaning: of uncertain, indefinite, or unclear character or meaning.

Synonyms: indistinct, indefinite, indeterminate, unclear

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