The Hindu Editorial VOCAB: 7th July 2021
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- Turmoil (noun)
Meaning: a state of great disturbance, confusion, or uncertainty. (उथल-पुथल)
Synonyms: confusion, upheaval, turbulence
Antonyms: calm, ease, peace
Sentence: Her mind was in a state of constant turmoil.
- Crusader (noun)
Meaning: a fighter in the medieval Crusades. (जेहादी)
Synonyms: campaigner, fighter, battler
Antonyms: dabbler, dilettante, nonmilitant
Sentence: He fought as a crusader at the Navas de Tolosa, he went to Rome to be crowned and did voluntary homage to the pope.
- Credible (adj.)
Meaning: able to be believed; convincing. (विश्वसनीय)
Synonyms: acceptable, trustworthy, reliable
Antonyms: unbelievable, unsure, doubtful
Sentence: Few people found his story credible.
- Aghast (adj.)
Meaning: filled with horror or shock. (भौचक्का)
Synonyms: horrified, appalled, astounded
Antonyms: fearless, unafraid, brave
Sentence: When the news came out they were aghast.
- Steer (verb)
Meaning: (of a person) guides or control the movement of (a vehicle, vessel, or aircraft), for example by turning a wheel or operating a rudder. (मार्गदर्शन करना)
Synonyms: guide, direct, maneuver
Antonyms: follow, trail
Sentence: He steered the boat slowly toward the busy quay.
- Evasion (noun)
Meaning: the action of evading something. (टालना)
Synonyms: avoidance, dodging, eluding
Antonyms: abidance, endurance, submission
Sentence: He was arrested for tax evasion.
- Spurious (adj.)
Meaning: not being what it purports to be; false or fake. (नक़ली)
Synonyms: bogus, fake, not genuine
Antonyms: genuine, real, actual
Sentence: He was arrested in 1979 on spurious corruption charges.
- Vengeful (adj.)
Meaning: seeking to harm someone in return for a perceived injury. (तामसिक)
Synonyms: vindictive, revengeful, out for revenge
Antonyms: delight, pleasure, calmness
Sentence: He was stabbed to death by his vengeful wife.
- Menace (verb)
Meaning: threaten, especially in a malignant or hostile manner. (खतरा)
Synonyms: threaten, scare, imperil
Antonyms: guard, protect, save
Sentence: Africa’s elephants are still menaced by poaching.
- Scruffy (adj.)
Meaning: shabby and untidy or dirty (मैला-कुचैला)
Synonyms: shabby, worn, shoddy
Antonyms: smart, tidy, clean
Sentence: His scruffy appearance does not reflect his character.
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