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November 18, 2017

English Vocabulary from "The Hindu News Paper" - 18th November 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 18th November 2017. Happy reading :)

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

Hindu Editorial Topic 1 : "Timely recognition: on the Moody's upgrade"
  • Upgrade - to improve the quality of a service or product
  • Reform - a change that is intended to correct a situation that is wrong or unfair, or make a system work more effectively
  • Sovereign - an old unit of money in the form of a gold coin worth one pound
  • Notch - an imaginary point or position in a system of comparing values, where a higher position is better and a lower position is worse
  • Enormous - very large in size or quantity
  • Logjam - a situation in which one problem is stopping anything else from being done
  • Mounting - increasing, especially in a way that makes a situation worse
  • Insolvency - the state of not having enough money to pay debts, buy goods, etc
  • Bankruptcy - a situation in which a person or business officially admits that they have no money and cannot pay what they owe
  • Enhancing - to improve something, or to make it more attractive or more valuable
  • Productivity - the rate at which goods are produced
  • Stimulating - encouraging or arousing interest or enthusiasm
  • Foster - to help something to develop over a period of time
  • Conjunction - a combination of two or more things
  • Indices - plural of inex
  • Intraday - during a particular day
  • Outlook - an idea about what a situation will be like in the future
  • Constraint - something that limits your freedom to do what you want
  • Peer - someone who belongs to the same social or professional group as another
  • Mainstream - to make ideas, methods, or people become accepted by most people
  • Macro-economic - relating to the economic system of a whole country or large region
  • Slippage - a situation in which something is delayed or not achieved when it should be
  • Consequence - a result or effect of something
  • Waiver - an official statement or document that says a right, claim, or law can be officially ignored or given up
  • Teething issues - minor issues that a new company, project, product etc may have in the beginning
  • Alluring - attractive in an exciting way
  • Populism - politics that represents the interests and opinions of ordinary people
  • Notwithstanding - despite something
Hindu Editorial Topic 2 : "An absurd canvas: on Padmavati"
  • Absurd - completely stupid, unreasonable
  • Victim - someone who has been harmed, injured, or killed as the result of a crime
  • Vigilante - someone who tries to catch and punish criminals by themselves, without waiting for the police
  • Coalition - a temporary union of different groups who agree to work together to achieve a shared aim
  • Period - a particular amount of time in history
  • Self-styled - used for saying what type of person someone claims to be
  • Notion - an opinion or belief, especially one that is wrong or silly
  • Distortion - a change that makes something no longer true or accurate
  • Disrupt - to interrupt something and prevent it from continuing by creating a problem
  • Buckle down - to start working hard and seriously
  • Perceive - to understand or think about something in a particular way
  • Harping on something - to keep talking or complaining about something in a way that makes people bored or annoyed
  • Fiction - a report, story, or explanation that is not true
  • Tacitly - in a way that is understood or implied without being directly stated
  • Endorse - to express support for someone or something, especially in public
  • Delineate - to describe something very exactly
  • Intemperate - unreasonable and showing a lack of control
  • Vandalise - to deliberately damage or destroy things, especially public property
  • Well-being - the satisfactory state that someone or something should be in
  • Counselling - advice that you give someone
  • Heed - to consider someone’s advice or warning and do what they suggest
  • Lush - expensive
  • Distort - to change something such as information so that it is no longer true or accurate
  • Accuracy - the ability to do something in an accurate way
  • Infringement - the action of breaking the terms of a law, agreement, etc
  • Longstanding - having existed for a long time
  • Invader - an army or country that uses force to enter and take control of another country
  • Patriarchal - a patriarchal society, system, organization etc is one in which men have all or most of the power and influence
  • Dutifully - carefully
  • Circumscribe - to limit something such as power, rights, or opportunities
  • Fuel - to make something increase or become worse, especially something unpleasant
  • Consolidate - to make the power, position, or achievements you already have stronger or more effective so that they are likely to continue
  • Regressive - relating to behaviour that is not responsible or controlled
  • Intolerant -  not willing to accept behaviour, beliefs, or opinions that are different from your own

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