The Hindu Editorial VOCAB:  15th November 2022

The Hindu Editorial VOCAB:  15th November 2022

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 ‘Vocabulary’

  1. Sapping (verb)

Meaning: gradually weaken or destroy (a person’s strength or power). (निर्बल बनाना)

Synonyms: draining, weakening, debilitating

Antonyms: reviving, rejuvenating, stimulating

Sentence: Our energy is being sapped by bureaucrats and politicians.

  1. Thy (article)

Meaning: archaic or dialect form of your. (तेरा)

Synonyms: thine, thee, yours

Sentence: Hide nothing from thy physician.

  1. Eke (verb)

Meaning: manage to support oneself or make a living with difficulty. (बड़ी मुश्किल से पाना)

Synonyms: earn, obtain, scrounge

Sentence: They had to eke out a living on a tiny income.

  1. Gingerly (adv.)

Meaning: in a careful or cautious manner. (सावधानी से)

Synonyms: cautiously, carefully, circumspectly

Antonyms: careless, heedless, unmindful

Sentence: He opened the box gingerly and looked inside.

  1. Sham (noun)

Meaning: a thing that is not what it is purported to be. (दिखावा)

Synonyms: pretense, fake, act

Antonyms: real, genuine, authentic

Sentence: The latest crime figures are a complete sham.

  1. Impresario (noun)

Meaning: a person who organizes and often finances concerts, plays, or operas. (आयोजक)

Synonyms: organizer, manager, producer

Sentence: It was the actor’s dream to work under the renowned impresario.

  1. Con (verb)

Meaning: persuade (someone) to do or believe something, typically by use of a deception. (ठगना)

Synonyms: swindle, defraud, cheat

Antonyms: undeceive, disclose

Sentence: Tried to con me into thinking that he had won the lottery.

  1. Incommodious (adj.)

Meaning: causing inconvenience or discomfort. (असुविधाजनक)

Synonyms: limited, restricted

Antonyms: commodious, capacious

Sentence: The harbour is unsafe and incommodious.

  1. Gazillion (noun)

Meaning: a very large number or quantity (used for emphasis). (अधिक)

Synonyms: million, thousands, excess

Antonyms: little, inadequacy, deficiency

Sentence: I have a gazillion things to do.

  1. Victual (noun)

Meaning: food or provisions. (अन्न)

Synonyms: food, meal, viand

Sentence: “I can’t bear to see good victuals wasted, ” said Martha.

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