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September 16, 2017

English Vocabulary from "The Hindu News Paper" - 15th September 2017


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Hai Friends I'm Kani. Here I'm sharing English Vocabulary from Editorial section of Today's Hindu News Paper dated 15th September 2017. Happy reading :)

Note : Click on the titles to read the Editorials 

Hindu Editorial Topic 1 : "Good and simple tax: on the GST regime"
  • Regime - a system of rules that control something
  • Essential - completely necessary
  • Glitch - a small and sudden problem
  • Roll-out - to introduce a new product or service
  • Revenue - income from business activities or taxes
  • Robust - strong and successful
  • Surge - a sudden increase in something such as price, value, or interest
  • Significantly - by a large amount, or in a way that is easily noticeable
  • Initial - happening at the beginning of a process, or when you first see or hear about something
  • Corroborate - to support what someone says by giving information or evidence that agrees with them
  • Inflow - an amount of something such as money or goods that comes into a place
  • Subsequent - happening or coming after something else
  • Exchequer - the government department responsible for a country’s financial matters
  • Fiscal - relating to money and financial matters, especially taxes
  • Rationalise - to make an organization more effective
  • Levy - an amount of money that you have to pay, for example as a tax
  • Stimulus - anything that encourages something to happen, develop, or improve
  • Backbone - the most important part of something
  • Expeditiously - with speed and efficiency
  • Transparently - done in an open way without secrets
  • Crimp - to prevent something from increasing or developing
  • Unjust - not fair or reasonable
  • Scale up - to make something larger in size, amount etc than it used to be
  • Acute - very serious or severe
  • Exporter - a person, business, or country that sells goods to another country
  • Setback - a problem that delays or that stops progress or makes a situation worse
  • Switch-over -  to stop doing one thing and start doing another
  • Amid - if something happens amid particular feelings or events, it happens while people have these feelings or while these events are happening
  • Hardly - used for saying that something is almost not true or almost does not happen at all
  • Conducive - creating a situation that helps something to happen
  • Opted for - to make a choice or decision from a range of possibilities
Hindu Editorial Topic 2 : "Will Angela Merkel be fourth time lucky ?"
  • Re-election - to elect someone again
  • Chancellor - the leader of the government in some countries, for example Germany and Austria
  • Bid - if two or more people bid for a job, they compete with each other to do the work
  • No-brainer - a question or problem that is very easy to deal with
  • Campaign - a series of things that a politician or political party does to try to win an election
  • Contender - someone who competes with other people for a prize or job
  • Candidature - the fact that someone is a candidate in an election
  • Novelty - something new and unusual
  • Relatively - in comparison with someone or something similar
  • Coalition - a temporary union of different political parties that agree to form a government together
  • Accrue - if benefits and advantages accrue to you, you receive them
  • Former - used for describing someone or something that had a particular job, title, status etc in the past, but not now
  • Stronghold - a place where the majority of people have the same political or religious beliefs
  • Divergence - a difference in the way that two or more things develop from the same thing
  • Rival - a person, team, or business that competes with another
  • Advocate - to publicly support a particular policy or way of doing things
  • Eurozone - the group of European Union states that use the euro as their official currency
  • Assiduous - hard-working and thorough
  • Alliance - a group of people, organizations, or countries who have united to work together to achieve something
  • Pursuit - the process of trying to achieve something
  • Isolationist - a person favouring a policy of remaining apart from the affairs or interests of other groups
  • Scenario - a situation that could possibly happen
  • Cautious - careful to avoid problems or danger
  • Electorate - all the people who are allowed to vote in an election
  • Likely - probably going to happen
  • Prospect - the possibility that something will happen
  • Materialise -  to happen or to become real
  • In the reckoning - being considered for a job or position
  • Anxiety - a worried feeling you have because you think something bad might happen
  • Eurosceptic - someone, especially a politician, who thinks that their country should not be part of the European Union
  • Make inroads - to take or use a large part of something
  • Anodyne - containing nothing that will offend anyone or cause disagreements, and therefore rather boring
  • Immigrant - someone who comes to live in a country from another country
  • Xenophobic - having or showing a dislike of or prejudice against people from other countries
  • Notched up - to win something, or to achieve something
  • Consistently - in every case or on every occasion
  • Sizeable - fairly large
  • Speculate - to consider or discuss why something has happened or what might happen
  • Turnout - the number of voters in an election
  • Nonetheless - despite what has just been said
  • Erosion - the gradual reduction or destruction of something important
  • Verdict - an opinion or decision made after judging the facts that are given
  • Populist - representing the interests and opinions of ordinary people
  • Upsurge - a sudden increase in something

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