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January 18, 2018

The Hindu Editorial Vocabulary - 17th January 2018

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Hai Friends I'm Kani. Here I'm sharing English Vocabulary from Editorial section of The Hindu News Paper dated 17th January 2018. Happy reading :)

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Hindu Editorial Topic 1 : "All gore: jallikattu in Tamil Nadu"
  • Gore - blood from an injured person that is thick because it is partly dried
  • Activist - someone who takes part in activities that are intended to achieve political or social change, especially someone who is a member of an organization
  • Campaign - a series of actions intended to produce political or social change
  • Inherently - in a permanent, essential, or characteristic way
  • Taming -  to bring something under control
  • Spectator - someone who watches a public activity or event, especially a sports event
  • Onlooker - someone who watches something happen but does not take part in it
  • Barricade - a temporary structure that is built across a road, gate, or door to prevent people from getting through
  • Arena - a large area that is surrounded by seats, used for sports or entertainment
  • Inadequate - not enough, or not good enough for a particular purpose
  • Unleash - to allow someone or something to be free when they were previously strictly controlled
  • Earmark - to keep or intend something for a particular purpose
  • Violation -  an action that is in opposition to a law, agreement, principle etc
  • Monitor - to regularly check something or watch someone in order to find out what is happening
  • Injury - physical damage done to a person or a part of their body
  • Induct - to officially accept someone into a group
  • Disorderly - behaving in a noisy or violent way
  • Spectacle - an exciting and impressive public event or performance
  • Mockery - something that makes a system, organization etc seem stupid or useless
  • Lay out -  to arrange something according to a detailed plan
  • Forefront - a leading or important position
  • Instance - an example of something happening
  • Stance -  an attitude or view about an issue that you state clearly
  • Office-bearer - a person who holds a position of authority and responsibility in a government or other organization
  • Convener - someone who organizes the meetings of a committee
  • Amiss - wrong, not suitable, or not as expected
  • Protest - a strong complaint or disagreement
  • Revival - the process of becoming active, successful, or popular again
  • Wary - careful or nervous about someone or something because you think they might cause a problem
  • Condemning - to say publicly that you think someone or something is bad or wrong
  • Enthusiast - a person who is very interested in and involved with a particular subject or activity
  • Heed - to pay attention to something
  • Miscreant - someone who does something wrong or commits a crime
  • Next to - used before negative words to mean ‘almost but not completely’
  • Wreak - to cause very great harm or damage
  • Rampage - to behave in an uncontrolled way, especially when this involves damaging or destroying property over a wide area
  • Inevitable - impossible to avoid or prevent
  • Staggering - very shocking and surprising
  • Spurt - a sudden increase in something
  • Treasury - the government department responsible for a country’s financial matters
  • Sovereign - an old unit of money in the form of a gold coin worth one pound
  • Breach - to break a law, rule, or agreement
  • Deficit - the difference between the amount of money or goods that a country or business has and the amount that it has spent or that it owes
  • Yield - to make a profit
  • Benchmark - an amount, level, standard etc that you can use for judging how good or bad other things are
  • Steep - sudden and very big
  • Mature - to become ready to be paid
  • Leeway - the amount of freedom that someone has to make their own decisions or to take action
  • Non-performing assets - non performing asset (NPA) is a loan or advance for which the principal or interest payment remained overdue for a period of 90 days
  • Clogging - to slow down progress or an activity
  • Demonetisation - to officially stop using particular notes or coins, or a particular currency
  • Captive - (of a facility or service) controlled by, and typically for the sole use of, an organization
  • Regime - a system of rules that control something
  • Proportion - a quantity of something that is a part or share of the whole
  • Offtake - the taking off or purchase of goods
  • Forbearance - the ability to be polite, calm, and patient in difficult situations
  • Traction - the fact of an idea, product, etc. becoming popular or being accepted
  • Remark - a few words that give the facts or your opinion about someone or something
  • Chicanery - the use of clever, unfair, or dishonest methods to trick people, especially in legal matters
  • Rosy - likely to be successful or happy
  • Accuracy -  the quality of being accurate
  • Credibility - qualities that someone has that make people believe or trust them
  • Feign - to pretend to have a particular feeling
  • Impact - an effect, or an influence
  • Perhaps - used for saying that you are not certain about something, or that something may or may not be true
  • Thanks to - used for saying that someone or something is responsible for something good that happened
  • Mindset - a way of thinking about things
  • Accountable - in a position where people have the right to criticize you or ask you why something happened

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