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May 12, 2018

12th May 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 12th May 2018. Happy reading :)

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

Download PDF Version of Hindu Editorial Vocabulary 12th May 2018 from HERE

Hindu Editorial Topic 1 : "Karnataka votes"
  • Fate - what happens to a particular person or thing
  • Repercussion - a bad effect that something has, usually lasting for a long time
  • Landscape - the main features of a situation or activity
  • Due - if something is due to happen, it is expected to happen or should happen
  • Verdict - an opinion that you have or a decision that you make
  • Pan-Indian - all Indian
  • Fillip - something that improves a situation or that encourages someone
  • Unrealistic - based on hopes or wishes, and not on what is likely or possible
  • Boast - to speak too proudly or happily about what you have done or what you own
  • Critical - very important
  • Discount - to decide that something or someone is not worth consideration or attention
  • Contender - someone who competes with other people
  • Perceive - to understand or think about something in a particular way
  • Setback - a problem that delays or that stops progress or makes a situation worse
  • Mount - to prepare for and begin an activity or event
  • Wrest - to get land, power, or possessions from someone, usually by fighting
  • Ingest - digest
  • Principal - main, or most important
  • Majority - more votes than all your opponents together
  • Front-runner - the person or thing considered the most likely to win a competition, game, election etc
  • Perception - a particular way of understanding or thinking about something
  • Fightback - a situation in which you end by defeating an opponent who was winning before
  • Consolidation - the action or process of making something stronger or more solid
  • Shrewdly - in a way that shows sharp powers of judgement
  • Cynically - in a distrustful way that expresses a belief that people are motivated purely by self-interest
  • Fanned - to make a feeling or belief stronger
  • Linguistic - relating to language
  • Pro- supporting or approving of something
  • Bogey - something that causes fear among a lot of people, often without reason
  • Embroiled - involved in a difficult situation
  • Diminished - reduced in amount, size, or importance
  • Latent - something that is latent exists but is not obvious and has not developed yet
  • Incumbency - an official position
  • Tap into something - to manage to use something in a way that brings good results
  • Certainty - something that will definitely happen or that you feel very sure about
  • King-maker - someone who helps to choose people for important or powerful jobs
  • Hung assembly - a situation in which no particular political party has an absolute majority
  • Betray - if you betray your beliefs or principles, you do something that does not agree with them
  • Insecurity - not confident about yourself
  • Face-off - a disagreement or fight between two people or groups
  • Opinion poll - an attempt to find out what people in general think about a subject by asking some people questions about it
Hindu Editorial Topic 2 : "Loss of innocents: on the wave of lynchings in Tamil Nadu"
  • Wave - a sudden increase in a particular type of behaviour or activity
  • Lynching - if a crowd of people lynch someone who they believe is guilty of a crime, they kill them without a legal trial
  • Underlying - underlying causes, facts, ideas etc are the real or basic ones, although they are not obvious or directly stated
  • Anxiety - a worried feeling you have because you think something bad might happen
  • Drift - a continuous slow movement from one place to another
  • Mindless - mindless people do not think about what they are doing
  • Violence - actions or words that are intended to hurt people
  • Brutality - behaviour that is very cruel or violent and showing no feelings for others, or an act of this type
  • Grim - grim news, situations, or events are unpleasant and make you feel upset and worried
  • Mob - a large crowd of people that is dangerous or difficult to control
  • Wield - to have and be able to use power or influence
  • Enforcement - the process of making sure that something happens, especially that people obey a law or rule
  • Homeless - people who do not have a place to live, usually because they are poor
  • Justified - if you are justified in doing something, you have a good reason for doing it and it is right that you should do it
  • Companion - someone who is with you
  • Injure - hurt in an accident or attack
  • Lure - to persuade someone to do something by making it look very attractive
  • Thrash - to hit someone hard several times, especially as a punishment
  • Burglar - someone who enters a building illegally in order to steal things
  • Instance - an example of something happening
  • Severely - very seriously
  • Responsiveness - the quality of reacting quickly and positively
  • Trigger - to make something happen
  • Xenophobic - a strong fear and dislike of people from other countries and cultures
  • Subsequently - after something else happened
  • Invoke - to use a law or rule in order to achieve something
  • Rumour-monger - someone who spreads rumours
  • Dissemination - to make something such as information or knowledge available to a lot of people
  • Regulation - an official rule that controls the way that things are done
  • Fear-mongering - the process of saying or doing something in order to deliberately make people feel worried or frightened, especially so that you can gain an advantage
  • Counter-information - information shared as a response and opposition to other information
  • Campaign - a series of actions intended to produce political or social change
  • Foster - to help something to develop over a period of time
  • Amount to something - to be the same as something
  • Amorphous - with no clear shape, design, or structure
  • Anonymity - a situation in which the name of a person who does something is not known or is kept secret
  • Perpetrator - someone who has committed a crime or a violent or harmful act
  • Embolden - to give someone more confidence to do something
  • Spur - something that encourages someone to do something
  • Vile - shocking and morally bad
  • Guilt - a feeling of being ashamed and sorry because you have done something wrong
  • Disseminate - to make something such as information or knowledge available to a lot of people

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