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December 05, 2015

English Vocabulary from "The Hindu" - 5th December 2015

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Hi Friends, I am Kani. Here I am sharing English Vocabulary from Editorial section of The Hindu dated December 5th 2015. Happy Reading :)

Note : Click on the Titles to read Editorials

Topic 1 : "Funding holds the key at Paris"

  1. Trajectory - Series of action that it follows over time.
  2. Significant - Considerable / Important.
  3. Voluntary - Done by one's own interest.
  4. Pledges - Serious promises.
  5. Intended - Purposed.
  6. Intensity - High concentration.
  7. Coalition - Group of people from different political or social groups who are cooperating to achieve a particular aim.
  8. Convention - Official Agreement between two or more countries.
  9. Contentious - Characterised by argument.
  10. Inevitably - Unable to be avoided.
  11. Colossal - Extraordinarily large in size.
  12. Deluge - A great flood of water.
  13. Ratchet up - Increased by fixed amount and seems unlikely to decrease again.
  14. Tremendously - Great in size.
  15. Stakes - Risks.
  16. Bloc - Group of nations that share common interests.
  17. Pursuing - Follow in order to overtake or capture.
  18. Negotiations - Mutual discussion.
  19. Dichotomy - Contradictory groups / Great difference.
  20. Vulnerable - Weak and without protection / Open to moral attack.
  21. Liberal - Giving in large quantities.
  22. Contend with - Deal with.
  23. Plaudits - Enthusiastic expression of approval.
  24. Enshrine - Protection.
  25. Provisions - Providing or Supplying.
  26. Staggering - (Here) Surprisingly added.
  27. Diplomacy - Skill in managing Negotiations.

Topic 2 : "Fighting IS with air strikes alone"

  1. Fray - Fight / War.
  2. Persistent - Constantly repeated.
  3. Despite - Despite is used to introduce a fact which makes the other part of the sentence surprising.
  4. Campaign - Series of planned movements carried out by armed forces.
  5. Strategy - General plan designed to achieve something.
  6. Exposed - Revealed.
  7. Fault lines - Weak process which causes problems and failures.
  8. Divergent - Different.
  9. Backers - Person who supports a cause.
  10. Regime - Government in power.
  11. Allies - Another country that has an agreement to support it.
  12. Rebels - People who are fighting against their own country's army.
  13. Fled - Escaped.
  14. Allegations - Its a statement saying that someone has done something wrong.
  15. Complicit - Involved in illegal act.
  16. Irrational - Without natural reason.
  17. Supplementary - Things that are added to something in order to improve it. 
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