The Hindu Editorial VOCAB:  26th September 2022

The Hindu Editorial VOCAB:  26th September 2022

Vocabulary plays a vital role in scoring good marks in the English section of various competitive exams that you can improve if you work in the right direction. So, we are providing you The Hindu Vocab on daily basis to increase your vocabulary power, which will help you prepare for many exams like Banking, Railway, Insurance, SSC, and other government exams.

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  1. Polymath (noun)

Meaning: a person of wide-ranging knowledge or learning. (बहुश्रुत)

Synonyms: polyhistor, Renaissance man, brainiac

Antonyms: ignoramus, illiterate, know-nothing

Sentence: Miller is a brilliant polymath and he has trounced his rivals by thinking differently.

  1. Laureate (noun)

Meaning: a person who is honored with an award for outstanding creative or intellectual achievement. (पुरस्कार विजेता)

Synonyms: acclaim, applaud, cheer

Antonyms: discredit, disgrace, dishonor

Sentence: John Dryden was appointed the first Poet Laureate.

  1. Escalation (noun)

Meaning: a rapid increase; a rise. (वृद्धि)

Synonyms: rapid increase, rise, hike

Antonyms: Decrease, reduction

Sentence: A further escalation of the crisis now seems inevitable.

  1. Perversion (noun)

Meaning: the alteration of something from its original course, meaning, or state to a distortion or corruption of what was first intended. (आचारभ्रष्टता)

Synonyms: distortion, misrepresentation, falsification

Sentence: His craving for publicity has become almost a perversion.

  1. Contemplation (noun)

Meaning: the action of looking thoughtfully at something for a long time. (विचार)

Synonyms: examination, inspection, observation

Sentence: The road is too busy for leisurely contemplation of the scenery.

  1. Sacked (verb)

Meaning: dismiss from employment. (बर्खास्त)

Synonyms: dismiss, throw out, let go

Antonyms: hire, take on, recruited

Sentence: Any official found to be involved would be sacked on the spot.

  1. Cinch (noun)

Meaning: an extremely easy task. (आसान काम)

Synonyms: easy, uncomplicated, not difficult

Antonyms: challenging, complicated, difficult

Sentence: This dish is a cinch to make.

  1. Agile (adj.)

Meaning: able to move quickly and easily. (चुस्त)

Synonyms: lithe, nimble, spry

Antonyms: clumsy, gawky, graceless

Sentence: She is such an agile dancer!

  1. Herald (verb)

Meaning: be a sign that (something) is about to happen. (सूचना देना)

Synonyms: signal, indicate, announce

Antonyms: hide, keep secret

Sentence: The speech heralded a change in policy.

  1. Epithet (noun)

Meaning: an adjective or descriptive phrase expressing a quality characteristic of the person or thing mentioned. (विशेषण)

Synonyms: sobriquet, nickname, byname

Sentence: Old men are often unfairly awarded the epithet “dirty”.

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