The Hindu Vocabulary 17 December 2020

2020-12-17

The vocabulary for The Hindu Editorial 17 December 2020 is from the Editorial titled ‘Green over brown: On India's climate goals’.

 

Word

Part of Speech

Meaning

Synonyms

Antonyms

Example

Sustainable

Adjective

able to be upheld or defended.

(सतत)

Viable, Feasible, Continual, Continuous

Resistant, Objection, Untenable, Unsustainable

The project needs sustainable growth to flourish.

Convene

Verb

come or bring together for a meeting or activity.

(बुलाना)

Summon, call, Order, Hold, Meet, Convoke

Disperse, Scatter, Distribute, Disseminate, Diffuse, Leave

The Principal convened all the teachers at the hall.

Outline

Verb

give a summary of.

(रूप-रेखा)

Rough out, Indicate, Draft, Summarize

Ignore, Avoid, Give up, Abandon

We drafted a booklet and outlined the process in it.

Unconditional

Adjective

not subject to any conditions.

(बिना शर्त)

Unquestioning, Unqualified, Unreserved, Unlimited, Unrestricted

Restricted, Conditional, Reserved, Limited, Dependent

His unconditional love and support made her ne successful.

Trajectory

Noun

the path followed by a projectile flying or an object moving under the action of given forces.

(जिस मार्ग का अनुसरण किया जाता है)

Course, Route, Path, Track, Line

-

The trajectory helped us track the details.

Unprecedented

Adjective

never done or known before.

(अभूतपूर्व)

Unparalleled, Unequalled, Unmatched, Unrivalled

Normal, Common, Ordinary, Usual, Basic

The protest was an unprecedented one.

Stimulus

Noun

a thing that arouses activity or energy in someone or something.

(उत्तेजना)

Spur, Stimulant, Impetus, Encouragement, Prompt, Prod

Deterrent, Discouragement, Dejection, Depression

The decision worked as a stimulus for the agitators.

Rehabilitation

Noun

the action of restoring someone to health or normal life through training and therapy after imprisonment, addiction, or illness.

(पुनर्वास)

Revival, Rejuvenation, renovation, Renew

End, Fall back, Finish, Setback

The rehabilitation caused the group a lot.

Fraught

Noun

filled with or likely to result in.

(भरा हुआ)

Full, Filled, Loaded, Thick, Charged

Empty, Vacant, Less, Dearth, Paucity

My mind is fraught with tension.

Veracity

Noun

conformity to facts; accuracy.

(सच्चाई)

Truthfulness, Truth, Accuracy, Correctness, Exactness

Falsehood, Falsity, Untruth, Inaccuracy, Fiction

The veracity of the documents were questioned.

Verifiable

Adjective

able to be checked or demonstrated to be true, accurate.

(सही, सटीक होने की जाँच या प्रदर्शन करने में सक्षम)

Justified, Confirmed, Validated, Approved

Unjust, Illegal, Wrong, Evil

We had to present a verifiable document at the airport.

Evidence

Noun

the available body of facts or information indicating whether a belief or proposition is true or valid.

(सबूत)

Proof, Confirmation, Verification, Corroboration, Affirmation, Authentication

-

We could make our point with the help of evidence that Raj shared.

 

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