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July 18, 2018

18th July 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 18th July 2018. Happy reading :)

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

Hindu Editorial Topic 1 : "Inflation worries"
  • Inflation - an economic process in which prices increase so that money becomes less valuable
  • Wholesale Price Index - a list of the wholesale prices of some basic goods, used as a way of measuring economic activity
  • Warrant - a reason for doing something
  • Macro-economic - relating to the economic system of a whole country or large region
  • Scrutiny - careful examination of someone or something
  • Spotlight - a situation in which you get a lot of public attention
  • Surge - a sudden increase in something such as price, value, or interest
  • Concern - a feeling of worry about something, especially one that a lot of people have about an important issue
  • Monetary policy - actions taken by a government to control the amount of money in an economy and how easily available it is, for example by changing the interest rate
  • Formulation - the development of a plan, system, or proposal
  • Cede - to allow someone to take something such as power or land away from you
  • Consumer Price Index - a measure of inflation (=the rate at which the cost of living is rising or falling). It consists of a list of the prices of some basic goods and services, which is published each month.
  • Gauge - to calculate an amount
  • Significant - very large or noticeable
  • Nevertheless - despite what has just been said or referred to
  • Deflator - a figure that is used to change current prices or wages so that they can be compared to past prices or wages, by removing the effect of inflation
  • Gross Domestic Product - the total value of all goods and services produced in a country in a year, except for income received from money invested in other countries
  • Pressure point - in business, a factor or situation that could expose a company to high levels of risk
  • Crude oil - oil that is still in its natural state and has not yet been refined for use by chemical processes
  • Persistent - continuing to do something in a determined way
  • Fan - to encourage bad emotions or behaviour to get worse
  • Basis-point - used in relation to interest rates to mean one-hundredth of one percent
  • Rapidly - happening, moving, or acting quickly
  • Accelerate - to happen or make something happen at a faster rate
  • Duo - a pair
  • Pace - the speed at which something happens or is done
  • Steep - a steep increase or fall in something is sudden and very big
  • Appreciable - enough to be noticed or considered important
  • Far from - used for saying that the real situation is the opposite of what you mention
  • Reassuring - making you feel less worried
  • Constituent - one of the parts that form something when they combine
  • Alloy - a metal that is made by combining two or more metals
  • Diverse - very different from each other
  • Perspective - a sensible way of judging how good, bad, important etc something is in comparison with other things
  • Unfavourable - an unfavourable situation or set of conditions is one that involves difficult problems and makes success harder to achieve
  • Can ill afford (to do) something - used for saying that someone should definitely not do something because it will cause problems
  • Vigil - a quiet political protest held at night
  • Crop - a plant grown for food, usually on a farm
  • Uncertainty - a nervous feeling that you have because you think bad things might happen
  • Spatial - relating to the size, shape, and position of things, and the relation of objects to each other in space
  • Impact - an effect, or an influence
  • Monsoon - a period of heavy rain in India and Southeast Asia
  • Sustained - continuing at the same level or rate for a long time
  • Potentially - possibly true in the future, but not true now
  • Undermine - to make something or someone become gradually less effective, confident, or successful
Hindu Editorial Topic 2 : "Comeback man: on Djokovic and Wimbledon"
  • Write off - to decide that someone or something will not succeed and so to stop giving them your attention and energy
  • Wilderness - a period of time when you are not as successful as you were previously
  • Unforgiving - not allowing you to make mistakes
  • Desolate - a desolate place is completely empty with no people or pleasant features in it
  • Wander - to travel from place to place, especially on foot, without a particular direction or purpose
  • Wasteland - an area of land that is empty or cannot be used
  • Invincibility - too strong to be defeated
  • Indeed - used for adding a statement that supports and increases the effect of what you have just said
  • Bow out - to give up a job or position, especially when you have had it for a long time
  • Hallowed - considered to be holy
  • Turf - short grass
  • Chew - to use your teeth to bite food in your mouth into small pieces so that you can swallow it
  • Vintage - showing the best or most typical qualities of someone
  • Ruthless - willing to make other people suffer so that you can achieve your aims
  • Untouchable - too powerful to be punished or controlled
  • Dethrone - to defeat a very successful sports player and replace them as champion
  • Outlast - to last longer, or to continue to be successful for longer, than someone or something else
  • Serb - someone from Serbia
  • Renaissance - new interest in something that makes it popular again
  • Elbow - the part in the middle of your arm, where it bends
  • Injury - physical damage done to a person or a part of their body
  • Underwent - to experience something, especially something that is unpleasant but necessary
  • Significantly - by a large amount, or in a way that is easily noticeable
  • Slump - to be suddenly reduced to a much lower level
  • Elastic - able or likely to be changed
  • Slather - to put a lot of a soft thick substance on a surface, or to cover something with such a substance
  • Fleet-footed - able to move quickly and easily
  • Top-spin - the way that a ball spins forwards as it quickly flies through the air after someone has thrown or hit it in a particular way
  • Abbreviated - shorter because some parts have been removed
  • Eyesore - something that is ugly or unpleasant to look at
  • Contender - someone who competes with other people for a prize or job
  • Epic - extremely good
  • Consequence - a result or effect of something
  • Elite - the best or most skilful people in a group
  • Write off - to decide that someone or something will not succeed and so to stop giving them your attention and energy
  • Exaggerated - describing something in a way that makes it seem better, worse, larger, more important etc than it really is

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