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February 27, 2018

The Hindu Editorial Vocabulary - 24th February 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 24th February 2018. Happy reading :)

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  • Virtue - a way of behaving in which you do what is morally right and avoid things that are morally wrong
  • Reticence - unwilling to speak about your thoughts or feelings
  • Immigration - the process in which people enter a country in order to live there permanently
  • Exercise - an action that has a particular plan, purpose, or result
  • Restraint - the limit or control of the expression of strong emotion or opinion
  • Inversion - a change that makes something the opposite of what it was before
  • Demographics -the particular features of a population, for example people’s age or race
  • Migration - movement from one region to another
  • Keeping away - to avoid someone or something
  • Stray - to start thinking or talking about a different subject from the one you should be giving attention to
  • Acute - very serious or severe
  • Warfare - the activity of fighting a war
  • Reticent - not willing to provide information about something, especially about yourself or your feelings
  • Self-restraint - the ability to control your feelings and stop yourself from doing things that are not right or sensible
  • Colonial - relating to a system or period in which one country rules another
  • Scholarly - containing a serious, detailed study of a subject
  • Retain - to keep or continue to have something
  • Strife - fighting or disagreement between people or groups
  • Insurgency - an attempt by a group of people to take control of their country by force
  • Inhibit - to make it difficult for a process to start or continue in a normal way
  • Expedient - used for describing an action that produces an immediate result or solution to a problem, even though it may not be fair or honest
  • Off-the-cuff - if you say something off-the-cuff, you do not plan it or think about it first
  • Hostile - behaving in a very unfriendly or threatening way towards someone
  • Rejoinder - a quick reply, especially one that is clever or rude
  • Rival - a person, team, or business that competes with another
  • At a fast clip - quickly
  • Stray - to move away from the correct place or path
  • Remit - a particular area of work that someone is responsible for
  • Evoke - to bring a particular emotion, idea, or memory into your mind
  • Criticise - to say what you think is wrong or bad about something
  • Controversy - a disagreement, especially about a public policy or a moral issue that a lot of people have strong feelings about
  • Canary - a small yellow bird that is kept as a pet, known for its beautiful singing
  • Coal mine -a place where coal is dug from under the ground
  • Timely - happening at the most suitable time
  • Reform - a change that is intended to correct a situation that is wrong or unfair, or make a system work more effectively
  • Predominantly - mainly, or mostly
  • Nationalisation - if a government nationalizes a large company or industry, it takes control of it and owns it
  • Monopoly - a company that has complete control of the product or service it provides because it is the only company that provides it
  • Behemoth - someone or something that is very large, especially a company
  • Colliery - a coal mine and the buildings around it
  • Captive - controlled by an organization
  • Account for something - to be the reason why something exists or happens
  • Overdue - if something is overdue, it should have been done before now
  • Reform - a change that is intended to correct a situation that is wrong or unfair, or make a system work more effectively
  • Despite - used for saying that something happens even though something else might have prevented it
  • Aggressive - used about plans or methods that are designed to do everything possible to succeed
  • Renewable - renewable energy and natural materials replace themselves by natural processes, so that they are never completely used up
  • Significant - very important
  • Surge - a sudden increase in something
  • Import - a product from another country, that is bought with money from your country
  • Keep pace with - to develop or progress at the same rate as something else
  • Swiftly - quickly or immediately
  • Inherit - to receive something
  • Irregularity - a situation in which the rules, laws, or usual ways of doing things have not been followed
  • Comptroller - someone whose job is to look after the financial aspects of an organization
  • Auditor - someone whose job is to officially examine the financial records of a company, organization, or person to see that they are accurate
  • Ordinance - an official order by a government
  • Transparent - open and honest, without secrets
  • Evolve - to gradually develop particular physical features
  • Abrupt - sudden and unexpected, often in an unpleasant way
  • Disruption - a situation in which something cannot continue because of a problem
  • Auctioning - a public sale of goods or property, where people make higher and higher bids (= offers of money) for each thing, until the thing is sold to the person who will pay most
  • Boost - to help something to increase, improve, or become more successful
  • Integrity -  the quality of always behaving according to the moral principles that you believe in, so that people respect and trust you
  • Afford - if you can afford something you can do it without having to worry about it causing problems for you

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