The Hindu Editorial VOCAB 13 January 2022 (Improve Your Vocabulary)


The Hindu Editorial VOCAB 13 January 2022

COMPENSATE(Verb) : क्षतिपूर्ति 

  • Meaning: to pay someone money in exchange for something that has been lost or damaged or for some problem
  • अर्थ: किसी चीज़ के बदले किसी को पैसे देना या खो जाना या किसी समस्या के लिए
  • Synonyms: pay, refund
  • Antonyms: lose, fine
  • Example: Victims of the crash will be compensated for their injuries.

 DOMESTIC(Adjective) : घरेलू 

  • Meaning: belonging or relating to the home, house, or family
  • अर्थ: घर या परिवार से संबंधित
  • Synonyms: private, family
  • Antonyms: alien, foreign
  • Example: Most domestic hobs have four gas or electric rings.
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SPURN(Verb) : तिरस्कार 

  • Meaning: to refuse to accept something or someone
  • अर्थ: किसी चीज़ या किसी चीज़ को स्वीकार करने से मना करना
  • Synonyms: disdain, despise
  • Antonyms: accept, admire
  • Example: She spurned my offers of help.

HECKLE(Verb) : सवालों से बात काटना 

  • Meaning: to interrupt a speaker with insulting or rude comments
  • अर्थ: अपमानजनक या असभ्य टिप्पणियों के साथ एक वक्ता को बाधित करने के लिए
  • Synonyms: bully, ridicule
  • Antonyms: please, praise
  • Example: The crowd began to boo and heckle the comedian as he bombed his comedy set.

SHUNT(Verb) : अलग धकेलना 

  • Meaning:to push or shove something
  • अर्थ: किसी चीज को धक्का देना या धक्का देना
  • Synonyms: avoid, deter
  • Antonyms: aid, allow
  • Example: It’s unfortunate that our society tends to shunt older workers to retire before they are ready.

NEXUS (noun) : कड़ी

  • Meaning: a connection or series of connections linking two or more things.
  • अर्थ: दो या दो से अधिक चीजों को जोड़ने वाला कनेक्शन या श्रृंखला।
  • Synonyms: junction, intersection, link, linkage.
  • Antonyms: detachment, division, partition, split.
  • Usage: Along with examining the major political issues of the day, his new column will focus on the increasingly controversial nexus between business and politics.

Impasse (Noun) : गतिरोध

  • Meaning: a situation in which no progress is possible, especially because of disagreement; a deadlock.
  • अर्थ: ऐसी स्थिति जिसमें कोई प्रगति संभव न हो, विशेषकर असहमति के कारण; एक गतिरोध।
  • Synonyms: Jam, pause, cessation, deadlock, standstill.
  • Antonyms: solution, agreement, a breakthrough.
  • Usage: at present, there is an impasse in the talks between India and Pakistan.

Cue (noun) : संकेत

  • Meaning: a slight or indirect pointing to something (as a solution or explanation)
  • अर्थ: किसी चीज की ओर इशारा करने वाला मामूली या अप्रत्यक्ष (समाधान या स्पष्टीकरण के रूप में)
  • Synonyms: signal, clue, hint, indication.
  • Antonyms: answer, solution.
  • Usage: taking a cue from nature, scientists are developing safe and effective insecticides using insect hormones.

Archipelago (Noun) : द्वीपसमूह

  • Meaning: a fairly small area of land completely surrounded by water.
  • अर्थ: भूमि का एक छोटा सा क्षेत्र जो पूरी तरह से पानी से घिरा हो।
  • Synonyms: isle, islet, island.
  • Antonyms: mainland, continent.
  • Usage: The visit is aimed at further cementing ties with the Indian Ocean archipelago.

Superannuated (Adjective) : वयोवृद्ध

  • Meaning: retire or disqualified for active duty by advanced age.
  • अर्थ: उन्नत आयु तक सक्रिय कर्तव्य के लिए सेवानिवृत्त या अयोग्य।
  • Synonyms: outdated, antiquated, obsolete.
  • Antonyms:  current, modern, new, present-day, recent.
  • Usage: The superannuated age from a government job is 60 years in India. 


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