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28th December (in Hindi)
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The lesson deals with the various words that have figured up in the Hindu editorial for the 28th of December .

Danish Khatana
Masters in Biotechnology IIT JAM 2011 (AIR - 479) CSIR NET Life Sciences 2012, DBT JRF 2015, UPSC CSE MAINS 2016, UGC NET Socio - 2018

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  1. THE HINDU VOCABULARY WORDS &MEANINGS SYNONYMS & ANTONYMS


  2. 24th DECEMBER


  3. abridge o Meaning shorten (a book, film, speech, etc.) without losing the sense. (v) OSynonyms: curtail Antonyms: extend


  4. tend O Meaning regularly or frequently behave in a particular way or have a certain characteristiC() O Synonyms : bear Antonyms : dislike


  5. statutory o Meaning required, permitted, or enacted by statute. (adj) O Synonyms : legal oAntonyms: illicit


  6. breach O Meaning : an act of breaking or failing to observe a law, agreement, or code of conduct.(n) O Synonyms : crack oAntonyms closing


  7. suspicion O Meaning a feeling or thought that something is possible, likely, or true. (n) O Synonyms: conjecture o Antonyms : certainty


  8. evokes Meaning : bring or recall (a reeling, memory, or image) to the conscious mind. (v) O Synonyms : conjure oAntonyms : calnm


  9. enforcement O Meaning : the act of compelling observance of or compliance with a law, rule, or obligation.(n) O Synonyms: prosecution Antonyms : abandon


  10. intercepting O Meaning : obstruct (someone or something) so as to prevent them from continuing to a destination.(v) O Synonyms ambush oAntonyms allow


  11. furore O Meaning : an outbreak of public anger or excitement(n).


  12. envisages OMeaning: contemplate or conceive of as a possibility or a desirable future event. o Synonyms : behold


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


  14. indeed O Meaning: used to emphasize a statement or response confirming something already suggested(adv). O Synonyms : certainly Antonyms : doubtfully


  15. stringent O Meaning: (of regulations, requirements, or conditions) strict, precise, and exacting.(adj) O Synonyms : demanding oAntonyms : amenable


  16. foments O Meaning: instigate or stir up (an undesirable or violent sentiment or course of action (v) O Synonyms: arouse oAntonyms : deter


  17. salutary O Meaning: (especially with reference to something unwelcome or unpleasant) producing good effects; beneficial. Synonyms: healthful


  18. legitimate O Meaning conforming to the law or to rules. (adj) O Synonyms appropriate o Antonyms : abnormal


  19. denies O Meaning state that one refuses to admit the truth or existence of. O Synonyms: contradict Antonyms: accept


  20. repressive O Meaning: (especially of a social or political system) inhibiting or restraining personal freedom O Synonyms restrictive


  21. tumultuous OMeaning: making an uproar or loud, confused noise(adj) o Synonyms: fierce o Antonyms : calm


  22. restored O Meaning: bring back or re-establish (a previous right, practice, or situation) OSynonyms : refreshed


  23. essential O Meaning absolutely necessary; extremely important."it is essential to keep up-to-date records" (adj) O Synonyms: crucial oAntonyms : auxiliary


  24. violate O Meaning: break or fail to comply with (a rule or formal agreement) OSynonyms : breach Antonyms: assist


  25. regulate O Meaning: control or maintain the rate or speed of (a machine or process) so that it operates properly. (v) O Synonyms : adjust o Antonyms : damage


  26. flak O Meaning : strong criticism. O Synonyms abuse o Antonyms: approval


  27. resentment O Meaning: bitter indignation at having been treated unfairly (n). O Tamil Meaning :00000000 O Synonyms : acrimony o Antonyms : calmness


  28. tendency O Meaning : an inclination towards a particular characteristic or type of behaviour. (n) O Synonyms impulse Antonyms : dislike


  29. mandate O Meaning : an official order or commission to do something. o Synonyms : decree Antonyms: breach


  30. marred O Meaning: impair the quality or appearance of; spoil o Synonyms: blight O Antonyms : assist