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14th December Part - 1 (in Hindi)
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The lesson deals with the part 1 various words and their meanings alongwith some of the synonyms and antonyms for the 14th of December, in the Hindu editorial.

Danish Khatana
Asst Professor at Vijetha Institute, Delhi , Masters in Biotechnology IIT JAM 2011 (AIR - 479) CSIR NET Life Sciences 2012, DBT JRF 2015, U

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  2. 14th DECEMBER

  3. sworn O Meaning : determined to remain in the role or condition specified. O Synonyms : affirmed

  4. gamble O Meaning: play games of chance for money; bet (v) O Synonyms: venture Antonyms: sureness

  5. contender O Meaning a person or group competing with others to achieve something. (n) O Synonyms: competition o Antonyms : associate

  6. mandate O Meaning : an official order or commission to do something. o Synonyms : command o Antonyms : denial

  7. carving O Meaning an object or design carved from a hard material as an artistic work. OSynonyms : chisel Antonyms: combine

  8. conceded O Meaning admit or agree that something is true after first denying or resisting it. O Synonyms : accept oAntonyms : defend

  9. entrenched o Meaning :(of an attitude, habit, or belief) firmly established and difficult or unlikely to change; ingrained. O Synonyms firm o Antonyms : changeable

  10. estimation O Meaning a rough calculation of the value, number, quantity, or extent of something. O Synonyms : appraisal oAntonyms : disapproval

  11. cynical O Meaning: believing that people are motivated purely by self-interest; distrustful of human sincerity or integrity. O Synonyms : derisive oAntonyms: believing

  12. campaign O Meaning a series of military operations intended to achieve a goal, confined to a particular area, or involving a specified type of fighting. O Synonyms: crusade Antonyms: inaction

  13. facilitated O Meaning make (an action or process) easy or easier. O Synonyms : ease Antonyms: cease

  14. extension o Meaning a part that is added to something to enlarge or prolong it. O Synonyms : delay o Antonyms : decrease

  15. scenario O Meaning a written outline of a film novel, or stage work giving details of the plot and individual scenes O Synonyms plot

  16. abate O Meaning :(of something unpleasant or severe) become less intense or widespread. O Synonyms : decrease oAntonyms : develop

  17. controversial O Meaning : giving rise or likely to give rise to controversy or public disagreement. O Synonyms : disputed Antonyms : definite

  18. triggered O Meaning: (of a response) caused by particular action, process, or situation. O Synonyms : generate Antonyms: destroy

  19. widespread O Meaning: found or distributed over a large area or number of people. O Synonyms: common o Antonyms: concentrated

  20. resistance O Meaning :the refusal to accept or comply with something. O Synonyms : defiance o Antonyms : assistance

  21. apprehensive O Meaning anxious or fearful that something bad or unpleasant will happen. O Synonyms concerned oAntonyms : certain

  22. territorial O Meaning :relating to the ownership of an area of land or sea. O Synonyms : provincial

  23. integrity O Meaning : the quality of being honest and having strong moral principles. OSynonyms : honesty Antonyms: deceit

  24. negotiations O Meaning :discussion aimed at reaching an agreement. O Synonyms arbitration o Antonyms : disagreement

  25. assurances O Meaning :a positive declaration intended to give confidence; a promise.(n) OSynonyms : affirmation o Antonyms : denial

  26. despite O Meaning: contemptuous treatment or behaviour; outrage. O Synonyms : against

  27. protestations O Meaning : an emphatic declaration in response to doubt or accusation. (n) OSynonyms : censure o Antonyms: agreement

  28. dispense o Meaning : distribute or provide (a service or information) to a number of people. O Synonyms : allocate oAntonyms : conceal

  29. dispense o Meaning : distribute or provide (a service or information) to a number of people. O Synonyms : allocate oAntonyms : conceal

  30. verdict O Meaning :a decision on an issue of fact in a civil or criminal case or an inquest. O Synonyms : award Antonyms: accusation