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20th December Part - 1 (in Hindi)
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The lesson deals with the in this first part for the 20th of December, various words and their meanings alongwith some of the synonyms and antonyms in the Hindu editorial.

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. 20st DECEMBER

  3. entice o Meaning : attract or tempt by offering pleasure or advantage. O Synonyms : attract o Antonyms: repel

  4. progressive O Meaning: happening or developing gradually or in stages.(adj) OSynonyms : continuous o Antonyms: intermittent

  5. perceived OMeaning: become aware or conscious of (something); come to realize or understand. O Synonyms : anticipated o Antonyms: ignored

  6. envisaged OMeaning: contemplate or conceive of as a possibility or a desirable future event. o Synonyms : behold Antonyms: real

  7. revised OMeaning: reconsider and alter (something) in the light of further evidence(v). O Synonyms : adjusted oAntonyms: kepit

  8. prevent O Meaning: keep (something) from happening(v) O Synonyms : averft o Antonyms : advance

  9. forcible O Meaning: vigorous and strong; forceful. O Synonyms : coercive o Antonyms: weak

  10. flee O Meaning: run away from a place or situation of danger(v) O Synonyms : depart O Antonyms: arrive

  11. concern o Meaning : relate to; be about.(v) O Synonyms : burden o Antonyms pastime

  12. offence O Meaning a breach of a law or rule; an illegal act. O Synonyms: violation o Antonyms : defence

  13. zealous O Meaning: having or showing zeal. O Synonyms : dedicated o Antonyms : dispassionate

  14. dominant O Meaning: having power and influence over others. OSynonyms : assertive Antonyms : auxiliary

  15. accrete O Meaning : grow by accumulation or coalescence.(v) O Synonyms : grow o Antonyms : abate

  16. retain O Meaning: continue to have (something); keep possession of. (v) OSynonyms : absorb oAntonyms : abandon

  17. tenure O Meaning : give (someone) a permanent post, especially as a teacher or lecturer(v O Synonyms occupation oAntonyms: misconception

  18. implicitly O Meaning : in a way that is not directly expressed; tacitly. (adv) O Synonyms : regime Antonyms release

  19. garnered O Meaning : gather or collect (something, especially information or approval) O Synonyms : reap o Antonyms : spend

  20. swing O Meaning move by grasping a support from below and leaping. OSynonyms : stroke o Antonyms stillness

  21. influential O Meaning: having great influence on someone or something(adj) O Synonyms : dominant oAntonyms: inferior

  22. dipped O Meaning : put a hand or implement into (a bag or container) in order to take something out. O Synonyms : dive Antonyms : ascent

  23. prohibition o Meaning: the action of forbidding something, especially by law. O Synonyms: constraint o Antonyms : allowance

  24. diversifying O Meaning make or become more diverse or varied(v) OSynonyms: transform Antonyms: continue

  25. incumbency O Meaning : the holding of an office or the period during which one is held. (n) O Synonyms : clamp o Antonyms misconception

  26. assigned O Meaning : designate or set (something) aside for a specific purpose. OSynonyms : accredit o Antonyms : deny

  27. designate O Meaning appoint (someone) to a specified office or post(v). O Synonyms: nominate

  28. significant O Meaning : sufficiently great or important to be worthy of attention; noteworthy. (adj) O Synonyms important o Antonyms: insignificant

  29. sustainable oMeaning : able to be maintained at a certain rate or level. (adj) O Synonyms: continual o Antonyms: untenable

  30. patronage O Meaning : the support given by a patron (n) O Synonyms : auspices o Antonyms : blockage