The Hindu Editorial VOCAB:  25th December 2021

The Hindu Editorial VOCAB:  25th December 2021

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  1. Snobbish (adj.)

Meaning: relating to, characteristic of, or like a snob. (दंभपूर्ण)

Synonyms: elitist, snobby, superior

Antonyms: humble, modest, unpretentious

Sentence: My brother is very snobbish about cars.

  1. Insouciance (noun)

Meaning: casual lack of concern; indifference. (लापरवाही)

Synonyms: nonchalance, unconcern, lack of concern

Antonyms: concern, interest, regard

Sentence: For all her apparent insouciance, she was desperately unhappy.

  1. Avidity (noun)

Meaning: extreme eagerness or enthusiasm. (उत्कट इच्छा)

Synonyms: enthusiasm, keenness, eagerness

Antonyms: apathy, indifference

Sentence: He read detective stories with avidity.

  1. Perusal (noun)

Meaning: the action of reading or examining something. (अध्ययन)

Synonyms: reading, scrutiny, inspection

Antonyms: ignorance, neglect,

Sentence: I continued my perusal of the instructions.

  1. Inkling (noun)

Meaning: a slight knowledge or suspicion; a hint. (आभास)

Synonyms: idea, sense, notion

Antonyms: answer, solution

Sentence: The records give us an inkling of how people saw the world.

  1. Tweak (verb)

Meaning: improve (a mechanism or system) by making fine adjustments to it. (बदलाव)

Synonyms: modify, alter, change

Antonyms: fixation, stabilization

Sentence: Engineers tweak the car’s operating systems during the race.

  1. Acrimonious (adj.)

Meaning: (typically of speech or a debate) angry and bitter. (उग्र)

Synonyms: bitter, rancorous, caustic

Antonyms: caring, gentle, kind

Sentence: Their marriage ended eight years ago in an acrimonious divorce

  1. Impugn (verb)

Meaning: dispute the truth, validity, or honesty of (a statement or motive) (बहस करना)

Synonyms: call into question, debate, dispute

Antonyms: justify, pardon, remit

Sentence: I did not mean to impugn her professional abilities.

  1. Divulge (verb)

Meaning: make known (private or sensitive information). (प्रकट करना)

Synonyms: disclose, reveal, make known

Antonyms: conceal, enshroud, hide

Sentence: I do not want to divulge my plans at the moment.

  1. Radiance (noun)

Meaning: light or heat as emitted or reflected by something. (चमक)

Synonyms: light, shining, brightness

Antonyms: dark, darkness, dullness

Sentence: She seemed to shine with an inner radiance.

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