The Hindu Editorial VOCAB:  20th October 2023

The Hindu Editorial VOCAB:  20th October 2023

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  1. Oblivious (adj.)

Meaning: not informed about or aware of something (बेख़बर)

Synonyms: unaware, ignorant, unmindful

Antonyms: aware, conscious, cognizant

Sentence: She lay motionless where she was, oblivious to pain.

  1. Basking (verb)

Meaning: to refrain from labor or exertion (आनंद उठाना)

Synonyms: resting, relaxing, lounging

Antonyms: struggling, working, laboring

Sentence: Our country is basking in an economic boom.

  1. Cater (verb)

Meaning: to provide food or meals for (सेवा करना)

Synonyms: feed, board, sustain

Sentence: a local firm will cater the awards banquet for high school athletes of the year

  1. Gumption (noun)

Meaning: the ability to make intelligent decisions especially in everyday matters (साहिसकता)

Synonyms: prudence, wisdom, sense

Antonyms: indiscretion, imprudence, stupidity

Sentence: With his gumption, he will make a success of himself.

  1. Upkeep (noun)

Meaning: the act or activity of keeping something in an existing and usually satisfactory condition (रख-रखाव)

Synonyms: maintenance, preservation, preserving

Antonyms: destruction, damage, disregard

Sentence: The money will be used for the estates’ upkeep.

  1. Grumble (noun)

Meaning: an expression of dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment (शिकायत)

Synonyms: whine, moan, complaint

Antonyms: praise, compliment, commendation

Sentence: I shouldn’t grumble about Mum — she’s lovely really.

  1. Swanky (noun)

Meaning: excessive or unnecessary display (डींगिया)

Synonyms: pomp, decoration, spectacle

Antonyms: severity, restraint, simplicity

Sentence: Jill and her swanky friends.

  1. Impoverished (adj.)

Meaning: lacking money or material possessions (गरीब)

Synonyms: poor, broke, beggared

Antonyms: wealthy, affluent, rich

Sentence: the widespread hope that the lottery’s record-setting jackpot is won by an impoverished family

  1. Concur (verb)

Meaning: to have or come to the same opinion or point of view (सहमत होना)

Synonyms: agree, coincide, collaborate

Antonyms: disagree, resist, conflict

Sentence: I concur with your assessment of the political situation

  1. Stellar (adj.)

Meaning: of the very best kind (शानदार)

Synonyms: excellent, terrific, wonderful

Antonyms: poor, terrible, awful

Sentence: this miniature palm tree is a stellar example of the art of bonsai

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