The Hindu Editorial Vocabulary: 19 September 2020

The Hindu Editorial Vocabulary 19 September 2020 (Memorize with Pictures )

Child, Crossroad, Kid, Choice, Direction

ECCENTRIC (Adjective) : केंद्रभ्रष्ठ

  • Meaning: deviating from the norm
  • अर्थ: आदर्श से भटकना
  • Synonyms: bizarre, curious
  • Antonyms: common, familiar
  • Example: She’s a little eccentric but still fun to be around.
Girl, White, Fun, Kid, Literature

SAGE (adjective) : समझदार

  • Meaning: profoundly wise.
  • अर्थ: गहरा बुद्धिमान।
  • Synonyms: sagacious, erudite, discerning, judicious.
  • Antonyms: dumb, imbecile, moronic, slow-witted.
  • Example: A sage suggestion that they think long and hard before deciding to marry at such a young age
Workplace, Team, Business Meeting

PRATTLE (verb) : बकबक करना

  • Meaning: talk at length in a foolish or inconsequential way.
  • अर्थ: मूर्खतापूर्ण या असंगत तरीके से बात करना।
  • Synonyms: chatter, babble, prate, ramble.
  • Antonyms: quiet, silence, enunciate, articulate.
  • Example: To make others envious, Reena likes to prattle on about her great job.
The Hindu Editorial VOCAB:19 September 2020 ( Memorize with Pictures)

STRUT (Verb) : अकड़

Meaning: walk with a stiff, erect, and apparently arrogant or conceited gait.
अर्थ: एक कठोर, सीधा, और स्पष्ट रूप से अभिमानी या गर्भित चाल के साथ चलना।
Synonyms: swagger, swank, parade,

Example: The rooster would strut in the yard when trying to impress the hens.

Magnifying, Glass, Detective, Looking

DELVE (Verb) : छान – बीन करना’

Meaning: research or make painstaking inquiries into something.
अर्थ: किसी चीज में शोध या श्रमसाध्य पूछताछ करना।
Synonyms: investigate, probe, examine, explore
Antonyms: ignore, neglect
Example: Because she was planning a trip, the woman began to delve into a search for plane tickets.

The Hindu Editorial VOCAB:19 September 2020 ( Memorize with Pictures)

Flair(noun) : स्वभाव

  • Meaning: a special or instinctive aptitude or the ability for doing something well.
  • अर्थ: एक विशेष या सहज योग्यता या कुछ अच्छा करने की क्षमता।
  • Synonym: aptitude, talent
  • Antonym: inability
  • Example: He demonstrated his flair for organization
Cows, Austria, Pasture, Landscape

Grazed(verb) : घांस चरना

  • Meaning: of cattle, sheep, etc.) eat grass in a field.
  • अर्थ: मवेशी, भेड़, आदि) एक खेत में घास खाते हैं।
  • Synonym: feed, eat, crop
  • Antonym: bash, bump
  • Example: It grazed her arm.
Children, Garden, Autumn, Play, Fun

Glee(noun) : उल्लास

  • Meaning: great delight, especially from one’s own good fortune or another’s a misfortune.
  • अर्थ: विशेष रूप से अपने स्वयं के सौभाग्य या किसी दूसरे के दुर्भाग्य से, बहुत प्रसन्नता।
  • Synonym: delight, pleasure
  • Antonym: gloom, disappointment
  • Example: He could hardly contain his glee over his victory
The Hindu Editorial VOCAB:19 September 2020 ( Memorize with Pictures)

Nibbled(verb) : मुंह मारना

  • Meaning: take small bites out of.
  • अर्थ: छोटे-छोटे दंश निकालते हैं।
  • Synonym: pick, gnaw
  • Antonym: stiff, clumsy, lumbering
  • Example: We nibbled on some cheese and crackers before dinner.
Chickens, Chickens Droves, Poultry

Droves(noun) : रेवड़

  • Meaning: a herd or flock of animals being driven in a body.
  • अर्थ: एक शरीर में जानवरों के झुंड या झुंड को खदेड़ा जा रहा है।
  • Synonym: herd, flock, pack, fold
  • Antonym: trickles
  • Example: He drove to their house in some agitation.