The Hindu Editorial VOCAB:  20th February 2023

The Hindu Editorial VOCAB:  20th February 2023

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  1. Jubilation (noun)

Meaning: a feeling of great happiness and triumph. (आनंदोत्सव)

Synonyms: exultation, triumph, joy

Antonyms: agony, anguish, desolation

Sentence: There were scenes of jubilation among her supporters.

  1. Skirmish (noun)

Meaning: an episode of irregular or unpremeditated fighting, especially between small or outlying parts of armies or fleets. (झड़प)

Synonyms: fight, battle, clash

Sentence: The young soldier was killed in a skirmish with government troops.

  1. Quibbling (noun)

Meaning: the action of raising objections about a trivial matter. (आपत्तियां उठाना)

Synonyms: criticizing, niggling

Antonyms: approving, supporting

Sentence: He spent the entire evening quibbling about the historical inaccuracies in the television series on World War II.

  1. Strenuous (adj.)

Meaning: requiring or using great exertion. (ज़ोरदार)

Synonyms: aggressive, forceful, muscular

Antonyms: effortless, nonemphatic, unemphatic

Sentence: The doctor advised Ken to avoid strenuous exercise.

  1. Posthumously (adv.)

Meaning: occurring after one’s death (मरणोपरांत)

Synonyms: belated, delayed

Sentence: Her last book was published posthumously in 1948.

  1. Nitty-Gritty (adj.)

Meaning: having to do with the practical details of regular life (दैनिक)

Synonyms: everyday, mundane, prosaic

Antonyms: rare, singular, uncommon

Sentence: A look at the nitty-gritty aspects of putting out a newspaper.

  1. Reciprocity (noun)

Meaning: the practice of exchanging things with others for mutual benefit, especially privileges granted by one country or organization to another. (आदान-प्रदान करना)

Synonyms: collaboration, mutualism, harmony

Antonyms: antagonism, antipathy, enmity

Sentence: The proposal calls for reciprocity in trade relations.

  1. Contemporaneous (adj.)

Meaning: existing or occurring in the same period of time. (समसामयिक)

Synonyms: coetaneous, coeval, coexistent

Antonyms: asynchronous, noncontemporary

Sentence: The two events were more or less contemporaneous, with only months between them.

  1. Veritable (adj.)

Meaning: formal true or real —used to emphasize a description (सच्चा)

Synonyms: authentic, genuine, real

Antonyms: doubtful, dubious, equivocal

Sentence: The area is a veritable paradise for those who love walking

  1. Revanchism (noun)

Meaning: a policy of seeking to retaliate, especially to recover lost territory. (प्रतिशोध)

Synonyms: revenge, vengeance, reprisal

Sentence: But we also know that revanchism is never-ending.

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