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November 13, 2017

English Vocabulary from "The Hindu News Paper" - 13th November 2017

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Hai Friends, due to some personal issues I was unable to share Daily Hindu Vocabulary after 24th October. Initially I thought of sharing all the pending vocabulary posts for the sake of completeness. But later I realized that it is just waste of time for both of us (me and you) to follow those previous editorials. So I've decided to keep the previous editorials aside and start from today's editorials. From today (13th November 2017) onwards, you will get regular editorial posts on the morning without miss. Please share if you have any comments / suggestions in this regard. Happy reading :)

Note : Click on the title to read the Editorial from the News Paper

  • Tumult - a confused and excited situation or mental state
  • Turmoil - a state of confusion, uncertainty, or disorder
  • Probe - an attempt to find out the truth about an issue, problem, or accident, made by an official group
  • Alleged - claimed to be true, even though this has not been proved
  • Plot - a secret plan to do something bad
  • Roster - a list of people's names, often with the jobs they have been given to do
  • Dispute - a serious disagreement
  • Circumstance - a fact or condition that affects a situation
  • Potential - someone's or something's ability to develop, achieve, or succeed
  • Diminish - to make something become less
  • Lustre - a bright, shiny appearance
  • Amidst - if something happens amid particular feelings or events, it happens while people have these feelings or while these events are happening
  • Worrisome - causing you to feel worried
  • Undermine - to make something or someone become gradually less effective, confident, or successful
  • Conflict of interest - a situation in which someone cannot make fair decisions because they will be affected by the results
  • Overrule - to officially change a decision that someone else has made
  • Delineate - to describe something very exactly
  • Writ - an official document that tells someone to do something or to stop doing something
  • Perverse - determined to behave in an unreasonable way, especially by doing the opposite of what is expected or wanted
  • Perception - a particular way of understanding or thinking about something
  • Propriety - behaviour that follows accepted social or moral standards
  • Foster - to help something to develop over a period of time
  • Fraternity - feelings of friendship, trust, and support between people
  • Vital - very important, necessary, or essential
  • Fallout - the unpleasant effects of something that has happened
  • Sidestepping - to avoid something difficult or unpleasant
  • Grim - worrying, without hope
  • Susceptible - easily influenced or affected by something
  • Substantive - important or serious
Hindu Editorial Topic 2 : "Hit refresh: on the slashed GST rates"
  • Slash - to reduce something by a large amount
  • Rationalise - to make a company, way of working, etc. more effective
  • Regime - a system of rules that control something
  • Impact - an effect, or an influence
  • Far-reaching - affecting a lot of people or things in an important way
  • Council -  an official group of people who have been chosen to make decisions or provide advice
  • Tweak - to make small changes in order to improve something
  • Ambit - the range within which something, especially a rule or law, is effective or has power
  • Turnover - the value of the goods and services that a company sells in a particular period of time
  • Threshold - a limit at which an arrangement changes
  • Transition - the process of changing from one situation, form, or state to another
  • Spur - something that encourages someone to do something
  • Compliance -  the practice of obeying a law, rule, or request
  • Inventory - the amount of goods a shop has, or the value of them
  • Mandarin - a senior official in the government departments
  • Exchequer - the government department responsible for a country’s financial matters
  • Consensus - agreement among all the people involved
  • Bandwidth - the ability to deal with work, problems etc
  • Campaign - a series of actions intended to produce political or social change
  • Rang truer (Ring True) - to sound true or sincere
  • Curious - strange and unusual
  • Tactfully - in a careful and cautious way
  • Degenerate - to become worse
  • Constituency - the voters in a division of a country who elect a representative to parliament
  • Transparent - open and honest, without secrets
  • Explicit - said or explained in an extremely clear way, so that you cannot doubt what is meant
  • Rationale - the set of reasons that something such as a plan or belief is based on
  • Wistful - sad and thinking about something that is impossible

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4 comments:

  1. thank you very much brother. your work is highly admirable.

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  2. Ok sir,please post daily without fail

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  3. Thanks for your come back I was desperately waiting for your blog.I completely rely on blog for vocabulary part so I got upset when you stopped blogging as I am completely rely on G8Ambizionz. Unavailability of this blog I used read the older ones.

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