The Hindu Editorial VOCAB:  9th December 2022

The Hindu Editorial VOCAB:  9th December 2022

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  1. Paltry (adj.)

Meaning: (of an amount) small or meager. (तुच्छ)

Synonyms: small, meagre, trifling

Antonyms: considerable, substantial

Sentence: She would earn a paltry $33 more each month.

  1. Abet (verb)

Meaning: encourage or assist (someone) to do something wrong, in particular, to commit a crime or other offense. (उकसाना)

Synonyms: encourage, support, assist

Antonyms: discourage, hold,

Sentence: He was not guilty of murder but was guilty of aiding and abetting others.

  1. Enormity (noun)

Meaning: a grave crime or sin. (दुष्टता)

Synonyms: wickedness, evilness, vileness

Antonyms: goodness, righteousness, virtuousness

Sentence: The enormity of the crime has shocked even experienced policemen.

  1. Heed (verb)

Meaning: pay attention to; take notice of. (सावधान)

Synonyms: pay attention to, take notice of, take note of

Antonyms: disregard, ignore, tune out

Sentence: Take heed of your doctor’s advice.

  1. Strive (verb)

Meaning: make great efforts to achieve or obtain something. (प्रयास करना)

Synonyms: practice, strive, endeavor

Antonyms: skip, rest, laze

Sentence: national movements were striving for independence

  1. Egress (noun)

Meaning: the action of going out of or leaving a place. (निकास)

Synonyms: departure, leaving, exit

Antonyms: entrance, entry, ingress

Sentence: The only egress from the nightclub was a dark, narrow stairway to the street below.

  1. Grope (verb)

Meaning: feel about or search blindly or uncertainly with the hands. (अंधे की तरह खोजना)

Synonyms: fumble, scrabble, search

Sentence: She got up and groped for her spectacles.

  1. Conundrum (noun)

Meaning: a confusing and difficult problem or question. (पहेली)

Synonyms: problem, difficult question, vexed question

Sentence: This is not merely a curious conundrum.

  1. Countenanced (verb)

Meaning: admit as acceptable or possible. (प्रत्युत्तर)

Synonyms: permit, allow, approve of

Antonyms: disapproved (of), discountenanced, disfavored

Sentence: He was reluctant to countenance the use of force.

  1. Belie (verb)

Meaning: disguise or contradict. (झुठलाना)

Synonyms: explode, contradict, disprove

Antonyms: allow, approve, agree

Sentence: Her energy and youthful good looks belie her 65 years.

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