The Hindu Vocabulary 12 October 2020

2020-10-12

The vocabulary for The Hindu Editorial 12 October 2020 is from the Editorial titled “Scissoring the DNA: On Chemistry Nobel”

 

Word

Part of Speech

Meaning

Synonyms

Antonyms

Example

Scissoring

Verb

move (one's legs) back and forth in a way resembling the action of scissors.

(चलाना)

Move, Shift, Transform

Stay, Stop, Hinder, Obstruct

The scientists have suggested scissoring of the DNA.

Pioneer

Verb

develop or be the first to use or apply.

(प्रथम अन्वेषक)

Evolve, Develop, Launch, Instigate

Suppress, Submit, Compress, Subdue

Our little kid pioneered the fresh berry juice this summer vacation.

Speculation

Noun

the forming of a theory or conjecture without firm evidence.

(चिंतन)

Conjecture, Theorizing, Supposition, Guesswork

Certainty, Absoluteness, Verity, Sure

I made a speculation that my mother won’t come.

Clustered

Verb

growing or situated in a group.

(इकट्ठा करना)

Congregate, Gather, Group, Flock

Individual, Alone, Lone, Sole

Ankush kept all his clothes clustered in a row.

Cleaving

Verb

split or sever (something)

(तोड़ना)

Split, Divide, Sever, Splinter

Join, Conjoin, Combine, Collaborate

Doctor advised to cleave the left leg in order to prevent infection spread.

Teaming

Verb

come together as a team to achieve a common goal.

(मिलकर)

Together, Collaborate, Coordinate, Combine

Separate, Divert, Depart, Partition

Teaming them together did not help much.

Precisely

Adverb

in exact terms; without vagueness.

(यकीनन)

Exactly, Absolutely, Definite, Right

Vague, Hazy, Unclear, Doubtful

Kashish asked to prepare the reports precisely with accurate details.

Furore

Noun

an outbreak of public anger or excitement.

(उत्तेजना)

Commotion, Uproar, Outcry, Hubbub

Still, Tranquil, Serene, Quiet

The trivial fight on the street ended up in a furore.

Consensus

Noun

a general agreement.

(आम सहमति)

Agreement, Harmony, Concord, Concurrence

Disagreement, Dispute, Dissent, Variance, Discord

After long deliberation, the two nations made a consensus.

Resistance

Noun

the refusal to accept or comply with something.

(विरोध)

Opposition, Fight, Battle, Struggle

Acceptance,

Agreement, Concord, Acceptable

I have sheer resistance to smoking.

Agronomic

Adjective

related to soil and crops.

(मिट्टी और फसलों से संबंधित)

-

-

Agronomic crops include rice, corn, soybean, etc.

Epoch

Noun

a particular period of time in history or a person's life.

(युग)

Era, Period, Span, Time

-

Social media impact, in this epoch, is not that similar as to the former one.

 

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