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17th December Part - 1 (in Hindi)
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The lesson deals with the various words in the Hindu Editorial and their meaning alongwith the synonyms and antonyms for the 17th of December .

Danish Khatana
Masters in Biotechnology IIT JAM 2011 (AIR - 479) CSIR NET Life Sciences 2012, DBT JRF 2015, UGC NET Socio - 2018

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  2. 17th DECEMBER

  3. defiant OMeaning : showing defiance. (adj) O Synonyms : audacious o Antonyms: acquiescent

  4. imposed O Meaning : force (an unwelcome decision or ruling) on someone. (v) o Synonyms : demand oAntonyms : disorder

  5. emerge O Meaning move out of or away from something and become visible. O Synonyms : develop o Antonyms : decrease

  6. reconciliation O Meaning : the action of making one view or belief compatible with another. O Synonyms agreement o Antonyms : disagreement

  7. snub O Meaning : an act of rebuffing or ignoring someone or something(n) O Synonyms : disregard O Antonyms : praise

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

  9. mediate O Meaning: intervene in a dispute in order to bring about an agreement or reconciliation.(V) O Synonyms : arbitrate Antonyms: refuse

  10. accelerated O Meaning: increase in rate, amount, or extent.(v) O Synonyms: increased

  11. dampened O Meaning make less strong or intense. O Synonyms : sprinkle o Antonyms: collect

  12. integration O Meaning : the action or process of integrating. (n) O Synonyms : assimilation o Antonyms : disunion

  13. emphasising O Meaning give special importance or value to (something) in speaking or writing(v). O Synonyms: attention o Antonyms : ignorance

  14. erred O Meaning: be mistaken or incorrect; make a mistake(v). O Synonyms: misbehave oAntonyms: behave

  15. privileging O Meaning : grant a privilege or privileges to(v). OSynonyms : accredit oAntonyms : disallow

  16. conventions O Meaning a way in which something is usually done. (n) O Synonyms : show Antonyms: discord

  17. preceded O Meaning come before in order or position(v) O Synonyms: anticipate o Antonyms : end

  18. opted O Meaning : make a choice from a range of possibilities. (v) O Synonyms : decide oAntonyms : dislike

  19. spearhead O Meaning : an individual or group chosen to lead an attack or movement. O Synonyms initiate o Antonyms : end

  20. perceived OMeaning: become aware or conscious of (something); come to realize or understand. O Synonyms: recognized

  21. claim O Meaning state or assert that something is the case, typically without providing evidence or proof(v) O Synonyms : allegation oAntonyms : denial

  22. helm O Meaning a tiller or wheel for steering a ship or boat. OSynonyms : control

  23. accelerate OMeaning: increase in rate, amount, or extent(v) O Synonyms: expedite Antonyms: cease

  24. signincance O Meaning : the quality of being worthy of attention; importance(n). OSynonyms implication o Antonyms: exterior

  25. concentrating O Meaning : the quality of being worthy of attention; importance(n). O Synonyms : establish Antonyms: confuse

  26. reorientation O Meaning : the action of changing the focus or direction of something (n). OSynonyms : overhaul O Antonyms: corrupt

  27. campaign O Meaning work in an organized and active way towards a goal (v) OSynonyms: crusade o Antonyms : inaction

  28. quarrels O Meaning : an angry argument or disagreement. OSynonyms : altercation o Antonyms: agreement

  29. stability o Meaning : the state of being stable. O Synonyms : balance o Antonyms: instability

  30. criticised o Meaning indicate the faults of (someone or something) in a disapproving way(v) O Synonyms : blame Antonyms approve