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. Abhor(v): to detest, hate
Synonyms-despise, detest
Use- She abhorred all forms of bigotry.

2. Abject(adj): wretched; lacking pride.
Synonyms-wretched, dishonour
Use- One the streets of New York, the homeless live in abject poverty, huddling in doorways to find shelter from thewind.

3. Abjure(v): to renounce upon oath.
Synonyms- give up, renege
Use- He abjured his allegiance to the king.

4. Ablution(N): washing.
Synonyms- cleansing, lavation
Use- His daily ablutions were accompanied by loud noises that he humorously labeled “Opera in the Bath.”

5. Abnegation(N): renunciation; self-sacrifice.
Synonyms- forbearance, refusal
Use- Though Rudolph and Duchess Flavia loved one another, their love was doomed, for she had to wed the king; their act of abnegation was necessary to preserve the kingdom.

6. Abolish(V): to cancel; put an end to.
Synonyms- abrogate, annul
Use- The president of the college refused to abolish the physical education requirement.

7. Abominable(adj): detestable; extremely unpleasant; very bad.
Synonyms- awful, horrid
Use- Many liked John until she learned he was also dating Susan; then she called him an abominable young man, with abominable taste in women.

8. Abominate(V): to loathe; hate.
Synonyms- dislike, abhor
Use- Hoses scolded the idol worshippers in the tribe because he abominated the custom.

9. Aboriginal(adj): being the first of its kind in a region; primitive; native.
Synonyms- ancient, native
Use- Her studies of the primitive art forms of the aboriginal Indians were widely reported in the scientific journals.

10. Abortive(adj): unsuccessful; fruitless.
Synonyms- failed, futile
Use- Attacked by armed troops, the Chinese students had to abandon their abortive attempt to democratize Beijing peaceful.


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