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April 14, 2018

The Hindu Editorial Vocabulary - 14th April 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 14th April 2018. Happy reading :)

Note : Click on titles to read Editorials from THE HINDU News Paper
  • Debate - a discussion in which people or groups state different opinions about a subject
  • Reshape -  to change the way that something operates or develops
  • Vested interest  - a special reason for wanting things to happen in a particular way, because you will benefit from this
  • Allegation - a statement that someone has done something wrong or illegal even though this has not been proved
  • Biased - preferring one person, thing, or idea to another in a way that is unfair
  • Clamour - an urgent request for something by a lot of people
  • Determine - to control what something will be
  • Concerned - worried about something
  • Census - an occasion on which government officials count the people who live in a country and record other information about them
  • Allocation - an amount or share of something that is given to someone or used for a particular purpose
  • Mandate - to give official permission for something to happen
  • Incentive - something that encourages a person to do something
  • Wade in - to become involved in someone else’s discussion, argument, or fight in a confident way that may not be very welcome
  • Controversy - a disagreement, especially about a public policy or a moral issue that a lot of people have strong feelings about
  • Assess - to carefully consider a situation, person, or problem in order to make a judgment
  • Impact - an effect, or an influence
  • Framing - to develop or make up something such as a plan or law
  • Constructive - intended to be useful or helpful
  • Discernible - able to be seen, noticed, or understood
  • Populous - a populous nation, city, state etc has many people living in it
  • Decline - to become less or worse
  • Misleading - intended or likely to make someone believe something that is incorrect or not true
  • Demographics - the particular features of a population, for example people’s age or race
  • Procreation - reproduction (to produce babies)
  • Deprived - not having the things that are essential for a comfortable life
  • Envision - to have something as a plan or an intention
  • Populist - representing the interests and opinions of ordinary people
  • Pandering - to do or say what someone wants in order to please them, even though you know it is not right
  • Subjective - influenced by or based on personal beliefs or feelings, rather than based on facts
Hindu Editorial Topic 2 : "Preventing accidents"
  • Preventing - to stop something from happening
  • Enforce - to make sure that something happens or is done
  • Protocol - a set of rules for the correct way to behave on formal occasions
  • Bald - basic and with no unnecessary words or detail
  • Obscure - to prevent something from being seen or heard
  • Carnage - a situation in which there is a lot of death and destruction
  • Indifference - lack of interest or sympathy
  • Labourer - someone whose job involves hard physical work, for example building work
  • Mishap - an unlucky event or accident
  • Mere - only / just
  • Blip - a minor problem
  • Sanity - the ability to think and speak in a reasonable way and to behave normally
  • Motorising - using motor vehicles
  • Inured - so familiar with an unpleasant experience that you no longer become upset by it
  • Ghastly - shocking in a way that frightens or upsets you
  • Toll - the total number of people who have been killed or hurt
  • Apathy - a feeling of having no interest in or enthusiasm about anything, or of not being willing to make any effort to change things
  • Far from - used for saying that the real situation is the opposite of what you mention
  • Black spot - a place on a road where a lot of car accidents happen
  • Jurisdiction - a country or area in which a particular legal system operates
  • Probe - to try to find out the truth about something, especially by asking a lot of questions
  • Determine - to control what something will be
  • Lapse - a short or temporary period when you fail or forget to do something in the right way
  • Remedial - intended to improve or correct something
  • Lax - not paying enough attention to rules, or not caring enough about quality or safety
  • Liability - legal responsibility for causing damage or injury, or for paying something
  • Out-of-pocket - used about money that you have to spend yourself rather than having it paid for you
  • Address - to give attention to or deal with a matter or problem
  • Requisite - necessary or needed for a particular purpose
  • Zero tolerance - a policy of punishing people for even very minor offences by using the law in a very strict way
  • Violation - an action that is in opposition to a law, agreement, principle etc
  • Accountable - in a position where people have the right to criticize you or ask you why something happened

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