The Hindu Newspaper Editorial Vocabulary For Teaching Exam

The Hindu Newspaper Editorial Vocabulary For Teaching Exam

Dear Readers, we are providing to you Word List from The HINDU Newspaper to improve your word power. It will help you to enhance your word power as well as you can understand the correct usage of the word.Your reading habit can make all the difference. If you are not able to read a newspaper for Teaching Exam.We will post important words every day from editorial section.

1.limpid
Meaning: (of a liquid) completely clear and transparent.
Synonym: clear, transparent, glassy
Antonym: opaque, muddy
Sentence: "the limpid waters of the Caribbean"

2. Misnomer
Meaning: a wrong or inaccurate name or designation.
Sentence: "‘King crab’ is a misnomer—these creatures are not crustaceans at all"

3. Scintillating
Meaning: brilliantly and excitingly clever or skillful.
Synonym: brilliant, dazzling, exciting, exhilarating
Antonym: boring, dull, pedestrian
Sentence: "the audience loved his scintillating wit"

4.Modicum
Meaning: a small quantity of a particular thing, especially something desirable or valuable.
Synonym: morsel, particle, degree, speck, fragment, scrap,
Sentence: "his statement had a modicum of truth"

5. Sartorial
Meaning: relating to tailoring, clothes, or style of dress.
Sentence: They accused him of having poor sartorial taste.
The wedding party arrived in sartorial splendor.

6.Rendezvous
Meaning:a meeting at an agreed time and place.
Synonym:meeting, appointment, engagement, assignation;
Sentence: "Edward turned up late for their rendezvous"

7.Blatant
Meaning: (of bad behaviour) done openly and unashamedly.
Synonym: flagrant, glaring, obvious, undisguised,
Sentence: "blatant lies"

8.Betroth
Meaning: formally engage (someone) to be married.
Sentence: "in no time I shall be betrothed to Isabel"

9.Bestial
Meaning: savagely cruel and depraved.
Synonym: savage, brutish, brutal, barbarous,
Sentence: "bestial and barbaric acts"

10.Inexorable
Meaning: impossible to stop or prevent.
Synonym: relentless, unstoppable, unavoidable,
Sentence: "the seemingly inexorable march of new technology"