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April 26, 2018

26th April 2018 Hindu Editorial Vocabulary - PDF Download

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Hai Friends I'm Kani. Here I'm sharing English Vocabulary from Editorial section of The Hindu News Paper dated 26th April 2018. Happy reading :)

Note : Click on titles to read Editorials from THE HINDU News Paper

Download PDF Version of Hindu Editorial Vocabulary 26th April 2018 from HERE

Hindu Editorial Topic 1 : "Revisit AFSPA"
  • Revisit -  to consider or discuss something again
  • Revocation - to officially say that something is no longer legal, for example a law or a document
  • Status book - a book in which laws are written
  • Ambit - the range within which something, especially a rule or law, is effective or has power
  • Insofar as - used for talking about the degree to which something happens, or the situation in which something happens
  • Signify - to be a sign or symbol of something
  • Excluding - used for saying that you are not including someone or something in what you are saying
  • Immunity - a situation in which someone is not affected by something such as a law because they have a special job or position
  • Prosecution - the process or act of accusing someone of a crime and asking a court of law to judge them
  • Considerably - a lot
  • Vigour - enthusiasm, determination
  • Dilute - to make something less strong or effective
  • Progressively - gradually and steadily
  • Curtail - to reduce or limit something, especially something good
  • Empower - to give a person or organization the legal authority to do something
  • Evidence - facts or physical signs that help to prove something
  • Impunity - freedom from any risk of being punished for doing something wrong or bad
  • Invoke - to use a law or rule in order to achieve something
  • Abrogate - to officially get rid of a law or political arrangement
  • Continuance - the process of continuing
  • Bear the brunt (of something) - to suffer the worst part of an unpleasant or problematic situation
  • Excesses - cruel or violent actions, especially when committed by a government, army, or police force
  • Intervention - a situation in which someone becomes involved in a particular issue, problem etc in order to influence what happens
  • Concerning - about a particular subject
  • Probe - an attempt to find out the truth about an issue, problem, or accident
  • Accountability - a situation in which people know who is responsible for something and can ask them to explain its state or quality
  • Violation - an action that is in opposition to a law, agreement, principle etc
  • Sacrosanct - considered too important to be changed or criticized
  • Absolute - true or right in all situations
  • Humane - caring about the quality of people’s or animal’s lives and trying to be kind to them
  • Alliance - an arrangement between two or more people, groups, or countries by which they agree to work together to achieve something
  • Amendment - a change made to a law or agreement
  • Repeal - to state officially that a law no longer has legal authority and has ended
  • Altogether - completely
  • Unlawful - something that is unlawful is illegal, especially something that would be considered legal in a different situation
  • Insurgency - an attempt by a group of people to take control of their country by force
  • Conflict - angry disagreement between people or groups
  • Consequence - a result or effect of something
  • Indefinitely - for a period of time that has no fixed end
  • Humanising - to make something less unpleasant and more suitable for people
Hindu Editorial Topic 2 : "After the Castros: on Cuban politics"
  • Seize the opportunity - to act quickly in order to use an opportunity that may not be available later
  • Imperialist - wanting to take control of other countries
  • Revolution - a situation in which people completely change their government or political system, usually by force
  • Socialist - a supporter of socialism or member of a socialist political party
  • Socialism - the set of beliefs that states that all people are equal and should share equally in a country's money, or the political systems based on these beliefs
  • Upsurge - a sudden increase in something
  • Retreat - to avoid a dangerous, unpleasant, or embarrassing situation, especially by moving away from it
  • Robust - strong and successful
  • Evident - easy to see, notice, or understand
  • Veteran - someone who has a lot of experience doing a particular activity
  • Former - used for describing someone or something that had a particular job, title, status etc in the past, but not now
  • Handpicked - chosen very carefully for a particular purpose
  • Rigid - not easily changed
  • Bureaucratic - involving a lot of complicated rules, details, and processes
  • Apparatus - the people and organizations involved in some aspect of government
  • Backing - support, help, or active approval
  • Armed forces - a country’s army, navy, and air force
  • Sustaining - to provide the conditions in which something can happen or exist
  • Formidable - very impressive in size, power, or skill and therefore deserving respect and often difficult to deal with
  • Handsome - large, attractive, and impressive
  • Bailout - money that someone gives or lends to a person or organization with financial problems
  • Subsidy - an amount of money that the government or another organization pays to help to reduce the cost of a product or service
  • Prioritise - to treat a particular job or issue as being more important than any others
  • Boost - to help something to increase, improve, or become more successful
  • Guerrilla - a member of a military group that is not official and usually wants to change a political situation
  • Pragmatic - involving or emphasizing practical results rather than theories and ideas
  • Notwithstanding - despite something
  • Pre-eminence - better or more important than anyone or anything else in a particular activity
  • D├ętente - a situation in which countries that have had an unfriendly relationship become more friendly
  • Presidency - the job of being president, or the period of time that someone has this job
  • Limbo - a situation or state where you are not certain and you have to wait to find out what will happen next
  • Spotlight - a situation in which you get a lot of public attention
  • Inevitably - used for saying that something is certain to happen
  • Transition - the process of changing from one situation, form, or state to another
  • Legacy - something that someone has achieved that continues to exist after they stop working or die
  • Overlook - to fail to notice or do something
  • Ascent - the process of moving to a higher level or position
  • Recourse - the use of something so that you can get what you want or need in a difficult situation
  • Meddling - to become involved in a situation that you have no right to be involved in, in a way that is annoying
  • Tenure - the period of time during which someone has an important job or is an elected official
  • Succession - the process by which one person comes after another as a king, queen, or leader
  • Commencement - the beginning of something
  • Cynical - willing to let other people be harmed so that you can get an advantage
  • Cosmetic change - cosmetic changes only affect the appearance of something instead of its basic structure
  • Framework - a set of principles, ideas etc that you use when you are forming your decisions and judgments
  • Populist - someone who supports or expresses the interests and opinions of ordinary people
  • Strongmen - a political leader who uses force or threats to keep power
  • Charade - an attempt to pretend that a situation is good or satisfactory, when in fact it is not
  • Domestic - relating to the country being talked about

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