The Hindu Vocabulary 2 August 2021

2021-08-02

The vocabulary for The Hindu Editorial 02 August 2021 is from the Editorial titled ‘Law and lawmakers: On criminal acts and legislative privilege’.

 

Word

Part of Speech

Meaning

Synonyms

Antonyms

Example

Unruly

Adjective

disorderly and disruptive and not amenable to discipline or control.

(बेलगाम, निरंकुश)

Disorderly, Rowdy, Wild, Unmanageable, Uncontrollable, Disobedient

Disciplined, Set, Obedient, Trained, Coached

The unruly kids were kept out.

Revivifies

Verb

give new life or vigour to.

(फिर से जान डाल देना)

Renew, Refurbish, Renovate, Recondition, Revamp, Overhaul

Destroy, Damage, Destruct, Demolish, Tear down, Pull down

They revivified the store.

Setback

Noun

delay or hold back in terms of progress or development.

(रोक)

Delay, Slow down, Hold back, Retard, Lag

Accelerate, Expedite, Hurry, Fasten, Enhance, Boost, Bolster

The economic setback is a result of inflation.

Ruckus

Noun

a state of great disturbance, confusion, or uncertainty.

(उथल-पुथल)

Chaos, Confusion, Pandemonium Turbulence, Tumult, Disorder, Commotion, Disturbance, Disruption

Calm, Peace, Serene, Still, Tranquil, Pacific, Quiet

The whole world is in a ruckus because of CoVid-19.

Boisterously

Adverb

in a noisy, energetic, and cheerful manner.

(जोशपूर्ण ढंग से)

Lively, Noisily, Cheerfully, Spirited, Frisky, Exuberantly

Quietly, Restrained, Softly, Slowly, Silently

They celebrated the victory boisterously.

Trespass

Verb

enter someone's land or property without permission.

(अनधिकार प्रवेश)

Invade, Infringe, Exploit, Offend, Enter, Conquer, Pervade

Leave, Withdraw, Quit, Abandon, Vacate

The gardener saw us trespassing.

Prosecution

Noun

the institution and conducting of legal proceedings against someone in respect of a criminal charge.

(अभियुक्ति)

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The organizers of the show are facing prosecution.

Vandalism

Noun

action involving deliberate destruction of or damage to public or private property.

(गुंडागिरी)

-

-

We were amazed at the act of mindless vandalism.

Alleged

Adjective

said, without proof, to have taken place or to have a specified illegal or undesirable quality.

(आरोपित कथित)

Supposed, So-called, Claimed, Professed, Purported, Ostensible

Certain, Sure, Proven, Ascertained, Proved

They arrested the alleged conspirators.

Thwart

Verb

prevent (someone) from accomplishing something.

(रोक लगाना)

Stop, Control, Avert, Block, Arrest, Halt, Hinder, Obstruct

Allow, Cause, Encourage, Hearten, Cheer, Bolster, Boost

No one made any effort to thwart his father.

 

 

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