The Hindu Vocabulary 8 March 2021

2021-03-08

The vocabulary for The Hindu Editorial 08 March 2021 is from the Editorial titled ‘New space: On ISRO’s first dedicated commercial mission’.

 

Word

Part of Speech

Meaning

Synonyms

Antonyms

Example

Aboard

Adjective

to be on or into.

(समीप)

On, Involved, Within, Into, In

Excluding, Exit, Off, Out

The sailor cried out loud- all aboard!

Piggybacking

Verb

link to or take advantage of.

(लाभ लेने के लिए)

Edge, Benefit, Gain, Profit, Good, Value

Disadvantage, Loss, Lack, Devalued

The company has piggybacked its own system.

Tribunal

Noun

a body established to settle certain types of dispute.

(कुछ प्रकार के विवादों को निपटाने के लिए स्थापित निकाय।)

Board, Panel, Committee, Bar, Forum, Council

-

The judgement was due at the tribunal’s end.

Adjudicate

Verb

to make formal judgement.

(निर्णय करना)

Judge, Adjudge, Hear, Examine, Arbitrate, Resolve

Entangle, Worsen, Deteriorate, Evoke, Provoke

This committee adjudicates all the disputes.

On the anvil

Phrase

in a state of discussion, formation, or preparation.

(चर्चा की स्थिति में)

Unripe, Undeveloped, Imperfect, unfinished, Incomplete

Complete, Mature, Fixed, Perfect, Immaculate

The construction of the building is on the anvil.

Myriad

Adjective

countless or extremely great in number.

(असंख्य)

Innumerable, Countless, Infinite, Unlimited, Legion

Countable, Limited, Restricted, Numerable

I collected myriad pebbles from the seashore.

Conspicuous

Adjective

clearly visible.

(सुस्पष्ट)

Clear, Observable, Noticeable, Obvious, Detectable

Inconspicuous, Unclear, Discreet, Unnoticed

Ritu showcased conspicuous bravery at the competition.

Insulate

Verb

to protect.

(बचाने के)

Shield, Guard, Protect, Save, Swathe, Sheathe

Reveal, Unveil, Release, Expose, Uncover

We asked them to insulate and draught-proof our home.

Imbroglio

Noun

an extremely confused, complicated, or embarrassing situation.

(उलझन)

Complication, Complexity, Problem, Difficulty

Simple, Easy, Uncomplicated, Effortless

The terrorism imbroglio of 2012.

Unfettered

Adjective

unrestrained or uninhibited.

(मुक्त)

Unrestricted, Unconfined, Unleashed, Free

Restricted, Confined, Inhibited, Controlled

It was a group of unfettered artists.

Spawned

Verb

produce or generate a large number of.

(विस्तार होना)

Generate, Originate, Engender, Induce, Initiate, Breed

End, Finish, Complete, Demote

The revolution spawned production of lamps.

Inconceivable

Adjective

not capable of being imagined or grasped mentally; unbelievable.

(समझ से बाहर)

Unthinkable, Unimagined, Impossible, Ridiculous, Absurd

Likely, Possible, Imagined, Probable, Anticipated

It is inconceivable that they betrayed us.

Spanning

Verb

extend from side to side of.

(की ओर से विस्तार।)

Spread, Extend, Cross, Cover, Range, Wide

Narrow, Hold, Restrict, Limit, Regulate

My interest spans nearly all the groups.

 

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