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26th December Part - 1 (in Hindi)
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The lesson deals with the first set of the various words that have been there jn the Hindu editorial for the 26th 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. 26th DECEMBER

  3. hurdles o Meaning a problem or difficulty that must be overcome.(n) O Synonyms : difficulty o Antonyms : assistance

  4. bilateral O Meaning: having or relating to two sides; affecting both sides. (adj) OSynonyms : mutual oAntonyms: multilateral

  5. fillip O Meaning : something which acts as a stimulus or boost to an activity. O Synonyms : charge Antonyms: deterrence

  6. logistic O Meaning: relating to or involving organization and planning. OSynonyms: operational

  7. transit O Meaning : the action of passing through or across a place. O Synonyms: transport oAntonyms: hold

  8. desire O Meaning a strong feeling of wanting to have something or wishing for something to happen. (n) O Synonyms ambition o Antonyms : disgust

  9. fleet O Meaning a number of vehicles or aircraft operating together or under the same ownership. O Synonyms speedy oAntonyms slow

  10. immense O Meaning : extremely large or great, especially in scale or degree. O Synonyms : endless o Antonyms : insignificant

  11. prosperity o Meaning : the state of being prosperous. O Synonyms : benefit o Antonyms : decrease

  12. tempered O Meaning: having a specified temper or disposition. O Synonyms abate o Antonyms : aggravate

  13. concessions O Meaning a thing that is granted, especially in response to demands. OSynonyms compromise o Antonyms : disagreement

  14. concerns O Meaning relate to; be about. O Synonyms: involvement o Antonyms: entertainment

  15. reconciliation O Meaning : the restoration of friendly relations. O Synonyms agreement o Antonyms : dissension

  16. intricate Meaning very complicated or detailed. (adj) OSynonyms : convoluted o Antonyms apparent

  17. threatened O Meaning state one's intention to take hostile action against (someone) in retribution for something done or not done. O Synonyms : exposed o Antonyms: guarded

  18. sustained O Meaning: continuing for an extended period or without interruption.(adj) O Synonyms: continued o Antonyms : ending

  19. abruptly O Meaning suddenly and unexpectedly. O Synonyms: precipitously

  20. torrent O Meaning a strong and fast-moving stream of water or other liquid. (n) O Synonyms : deluge o Antonyms : drip

  21. heaped O Meaning: put (objects or a loose substance) in a heap.(v) O Synonyms: collected

  22. hub o Meaning: the effective centre of an activity, region, or network. (n) O Synonyms: core o Antonyms: exterior

  23. allegations O Meaning a claim or assertion that someone has done something illegal or wrong, typically one made without proof. (n) O Synonyms : charge Antonyms: exculpation

  24. carcasses o Meaning : the dead body of an animal. OSynonyms : cadaver

  25. impunity O Meaning exemption from punishment or freedom from the injurious consequences of an action.(n) O Synonyms : exception oAntonyms : denial

  26. outburst O Meaning a sudden release of strong emotion.(n) O Synonyms: eruption o Antonyms : calm

  27. fringe O Meaning : an ornamental border of threads left loose or formed into tassels or twists, used to edge clothing or material. (n) O Synonyms : hem o Antonyms: center

  28. deplorable O Meaning : deserving strong condemnation; completely unacceptable. O Synonyms : disastrous oAntonyms: acceptable

  29. hounded O Meaning: harass, persecute, or pursue relentlessly. O Synonyms : annoy o Antonyms : aid

  30. intervention O Meaning : the action or process of intervening. (n) OSynonyms: interference