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November 10, 2018

10th November 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 10th November 2018. Happy reading :)

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

Download PDF Version of Hindu Editorial Vocabulary 10th November 2018 from HERE

Hindu Editorial Topic 1 :  "Beyond criticism?: on 'Sarkar' controversy"
  • Beyond - further away than something else
  • Criticism - comments that show that you think something is wrong or bad
  • Controversy - a disagreement, especially about a public policy or a moral issue that a lot of people have strong feelings about
  • Uproar - a situation in which a lot of people complain about something angrily or make a lot of noise
  • Streak - a part of someone’s character, or a type of behaviour that is different from the rest of their character
  • Intolerance - someone’s refusal to accept behaviour, beliefs, or opinions that are different from their own
  • Bullying - behaviour that frightens or hurts someone smaller or weaker
  • Shelving - to decide not to use something such as a plan or suggestion now, although you may use it later
  • Resort to something - to do or use something because it is the only thing available
  • Threat - a situation or an activity that could cause harm or danger
  • Intimidation - to deliberately make someone feel frightened, especially so that they will do what you want
  • Mute - silent or not speaking
  • Ostensibly - used for saying that although someone pretends to have one reason for something, there is in fact another reason
  • Offend - to make someone upset and angry by doing or saying something
  • Sensibility - the ability to experience deep emotions, especially as a reaction to literature or art
  • Rampage - to behave in an uncontrolled way, especially when this involves damaging or destroying property over a wide area
  • In chorus - a group of people speaking together
  • Decry - to say publicly that you do not approve of someone or something
  • Populist - representing the interests and opinions of ordinary people
  • Fishery - an area of the sea where fish can be caught to be sold
  • Remark - a few words that give the facts or your opinion about someone or something
  • Demise - the death of a person
  • Tacit - expressed or understood without being said directly
  • Endorsement - an occasion when someone gives official or public support to a particular person or thing
  • Climate - the general situation or attitudes that people have at a particular time
  • Reminder - something that reminds you of something that happened in the past
  • Touch the raw nerve - to upset someone by referring to something that they are sensitive about
  • Blowback - negative reactions or results that were not intended, such as criticism, protest, or anger
  • Dispensation - official permission to do something that people are not normally allowed to do, especially from a religious authority
  • Critical of - expressing an opinion when you think something is wrong or bad
  • Welfare - the health and happiness of people
  • Renowned - famous and admired for a special skill or achievement
  • Unfounded - not supported with facts or evidence
  • Veiled - a veiled threat, attack, or warning is not direct but is easily understood
  • Snip - to cut something
  • Enforce - happening because of a situation that you cannot control or prevent
  • Censorship - the process of removing parts of books, films, letters etc that are considered unsuitable for moral, religious, or political reasons
  • Wilful - done deliberately in order to cause damage or harm
  • Emphasise - to give particular importance or attention to something
  • Come out - to be spoken, heard, or understood in a particular way
  • Curtail - to reduce or limit something, especially something good
  • Protagonist - the main character in a play, film, book, or story
  • Considerable - large in size, amount, or degree
  • Nurturing - to help someone or something to develop
  • Ambition - something that you very much want to do
  • Ire - anger
  • Irony - a strange, funny, or sad situation in which things happen in the opposite way to what you would expect
  • Arena - the people and activities involved with a particular subject or activity
  • Nuance - a slight difference that may be difficult to notice but is fairly important
  • Offending - causing a problem, or breaking a rule
  • Orchestrate - to plan and organize a complicated event or course of action, especially without being noticed, so that it achieves the result you want
  • Protest - an occasion when people show that they disagree with something by standing somewhere, shouting, carrying signs, etc
  • Ought - used for saying what is the right or sensible thing to do, or the right way to behave
  • Celluloid - films or the cinema generally
  • Instil - to make someone have a particular feeling or belief
  • Stifle - to stop something from developing normally
Hindu Editorial Topic 2 :  "In whose name?: on BJP's renaming spree"
  • Spree - a short period of doing a particular, usually enjoyable, activity much more than is usual
  • Rechristen - give a new name to
  • Ethos - the set of attitudes and beliefs that are typical of an organization or a group of people
  • Colleague - someone who works in the same organization or department as you
  • Atlas - a book of maps
  • Elsewhere - in or to another place or other places
  • Designated - marked, separated, or given a name for a particular purpose
  • Rigour - the quality of being strict or severe
  • Ideologue - someone who behaves very strictly according to an ideology, and never doubts that it is right
  • Predecessor - the person who had a job or official position before someone else
  • In the midst of something - while something else is happening
  • Bustle - a lot of noisy activity in a crowded place
  • Determined - not willing to let anything prevent you from doing what you have decided to do
  • Henceforth - from this time into the future
  • Presumably - used for saying that you think something is true based on what you know, although you are not really certain
  • Reluctant - not willing to do something
  • Association - a connection with a person, group, or organization
  • Deputy - someone whose job is the second most important in a department or organization, and who takes the responsibilities of the most important person in some situations
  • Jaundiced - tending to dislike or criticize things
  • Disregard - the attitude of someone who does not respect something or consider it important
  • Strip - to remove something
  • Evoke - to bring a particular emotion, idea, or memory into your mind
  • Heritage - the art, buildings, traditions, and beliefs that a society considers important to its history and culture
  • Iconography - the way in which a social or religious group represent their ideas in pictures
  • Revivalism - the process of encouraging new interest in something such as an old tradition
  • Prejudice - an unreasonable opinion or feeling, especially the feeling of not liking a particular group of people
  • Colonial - relating to a system or period in which one country rules another
  • Grassroots - relating to or involving ordinary people, especially in politics
  • Assert - if a fact, idea, or tendency asserts itself, it begins to influence someone or something
  • Imperial - relating to an empire (=the rule of one country over several other countries)
  • Subcontinent - a large area of land that forms part of a continent, especially the part of Asia that contains the countries of India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh
  • Composite - made up of separate parts
  • Dispute - a serious disagreement, especially one between groups of people that lasts for a long time
  • Qualitative - concerning the quality of something
  • Secular - not religious, or not connected with religion
  • Resonant - making you think of a similar experience or memory
  • Unabashed - not ashamed or embarrassed
  • Confluence - a place where two rivers join
  • Dispensation - official permission to do something that people are not normally allowed to do, especially from a religious authority
  • Defiant - refusing to obey a person or rule
  • Up the ante - to try to get a greater advantage from a situation by taking a bigger risk
  • Reinforce - to make an idea, belief, or feeling stronger
  • Polarised - to form two very different groups, opinions, or situations that are completely opposite to each other, or to cause this to happen
  • Terrain - an area of land, usually one that has a particular physical feature
  • Frenzy - a state of uncontrolled activity or emotion
  • Legacy - something such as a tradition or problem that exists as a result of something that happened in the past
  • Assimilation - the process of making new ideas or pieces of information part of your knowledge so that you can use them effectively
  • Constitutional -  allowed by the constitution of a country or organization
  • Ethos - the set of attitudes and beliefs that are typical of an organization or a group of people
  • Assault - a violent attack

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