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August 09, 2018

9th August 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 9th August 2018. Happy reading :)

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Download PDF Version of Hindu Editorial Vocabulary 9th August 2018 from HERE
  • Optimistic - based on beliefs that are too confident
  • Monsoon - a period of heavy rain in India and Southeast Asia
  • Forecast - a statement about what is likely to happen, based on available information and usually relating to the weather, business, or the economy
  • Assessment - the process of making a judgment or forming an opinion, after considering something or someone carefully
  • Meteorological - related to the scientific study of weather
  • Variation - the existence of differences in amount, number, level, form etc
  • Drought - a long period of time when there is little or no rain and crops die
  • Deficit - the amount by which something is smaller than it should be
  • Deficiency - a lack of something that you need
  • Witness - to see something happen
  • Massive - very large or heavy
  • Investment - the process of spending money in order to improve something or make it more successful
  • Ruin - to destroy or severely damage something
  • Displace - to force someone to leave their own place and live somewhere else
  • Resume - to start something again after stopping temporarily
  • Spatial - relating to the size, shape, and position of things, and the relation of objects to each other in space
  • Variation - the existence of differences in amount, number, level, form etc
  • Implication - a possible effect or result
  • Groundwater - water that flows or collects under the ground
  • Determinant - something that controls or decides how something else will develop or what result it will have
  • Chair - to be the person in charge of a meeting, committee, or company
  • Optimal - best or most suitable within a range of possibilities
  • Hectare - a unit for measuring an area of land, equal to 10,000 square metres
  • Sow - to plant seeds in the ground
  • Assess - to carefully consider a situation, person, or problem in order to make a judgment
  • Accelerate - to happen or make something happen at a faster rate
  • Harness - to control something
  • Vital - very important, necessary, or essential
  • Minor - not great in size or importance
  • Irrigation - to supply land with water so that crops and plants will grow
  • Alter - to make something or someone different
  • Intensity - strength
  • Pose - to cause something, especially a problem or difficulty
  • Alluvial - made of earth and sand left by rivers or floods
  • Precipitation - rain
  • Spell - a short period of a particular type of weather
  • Augment - to increase the size, amount, or value of something
  • Farming - the activity or business of a being a farmer
  • Community - the people who live in an area
  • Outlook - an idea about what a situation will be like in the future
  • Coastal - on land beside a sea
  • Accurate - correct or true in every detail
  • Favourable - giving someone or something an advantage or a benefit
  • Dissent - strong disagreement
  • Diplomacy - the profession or skill of preserving or creating friendly relationships between countries
  • Spat - a short argument
  • Reform - a change that is intended to correct a situation that is wrong or unfair, or make a system work more effectively
  • Furious - extremely angry
  • Criticism - comments that show that you think something is wrong or bad
  • Activist - someone who takes part in activities that are intended to achieve political or social change, especially someone who is a member of an organization
  • Professed - admitting publicly that you have a particular feeling or belief
  • Ascend - to get a more important job or position
  • Throne - a special chair that a king or queen sits on
  • Progressive - supporting social and political change that aims to make a system fairer
  • Crack down - to start dealing with someone or something much more strictly
  • Hardliner - someone, especially in politics, who is very severe, for example in refusing to allow something or to reduce or change their demands in any way
  • Clergy - the people who lead religious services
  • Moderate - neither very great nor very small in amount, size, strength, or degree
  • Extremist - someone who has beliefs or opinions that are considered to be extremely unreasonable by most people
  • Detain - to keep someone in a police station or prison and not allow them to leave
  • Unilateral - done or decided by one country, group, or person, often without considering what other countries etc think or want
  • Appeal - an urgent request for people to give you something that you need such as help, money, or information
  • Interference - the process of deliberately becoming involved in a situation and trying to influence the way that it develops, although you have no right to do this
  • Domestic - relating to the country being talked about, and not other countries
  • Expel - to officially force someone to leave a place or organization because of their bad behaviour
  • Ambassador - a senior official who lives in a foreign country and represents his or her own country there
  • Envoy - an official who represents their country in another country, with a rank below an ambassador
  • Trade - the activities of buying and selling goods or services
  • Campaign - to try to achieve political or social change by persuading other people or the government to do something
  • Guardianship - the position of being legally responsible for someone
  • Sentence - when a judge sentences someone, they officially state what someone’s punishment will be
  • Dwelt on - to spend a lot of time thinking or talking about something unpleasant
  • Oblique - not expressing something directly
  • Siege - an attack in which an army surrounds a castle or city in order to prevent the people inside from receiving food and water
  • Mosque - a building in which Muslims worship
  • Despite - used for saying that something happens even though something else might have prevented it
  • Rhetoric - a style of speaking or writing that is intended to influence people
  • Tolerance - the attitude of someone who is willing to accept someone else’s beliefs, way of life etc without criticizing them even if they disagree with them
  • Defender - someone who supports something or who works to prevent it from being lost or taken away
  • Intellectual - someone who is well educated and interested in art, science, literature etc at an advanced level
  • Refrain from - to stop yourself from doing something. This word is often used in official announcements or signs
  • Crackdown - strong action that someone in authority takes to stop a particular activity
  • Dissent - strong disagreement, especially with what people in authority think or with what the majority of people think
  • Refuge - a place where you go to protect yourself from something dangerous or threatening
  • Export - the practice or business of selling goods to another country
  • Destination - the place where someone or something is going
  • Arms - weapons, for example guns or bombs
  • Aggressive - behaving in an angry or rude way that shows you want to fight, attack, or argue with someone
  • Crisis - an urgent, difficult, or dangerous situation
  • Lenient - if a person or system is lenient, they punish someone less severely than they could
  • Vengeful - wanting or trying to harm someone because they have done something bad to you
  • Neither...nor - used for showing that something is not true of two or more people, things, actions, qualities, or ideas

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