The Hindu Vocabulary 25 October 2023

2023-10-25

The vocabulary for The Hindu Editorial 25 October 2023 is from the Editorial titled “Roadblocks to unity: On the INDIA bloc".

Word/Phrase

Part of Speech/Idiom

Meaning

Synonyms

Antonyms

Example

Alliance

 Noun

A formal or informal relationship between two or more parties or groups for mutual benefit or cooperation; a union or partnership.

(संधि)

Partnership, Coalition, Union, Association, Collaboration, Cooperation, League, Federation, Confederation, Bloc, Collaboration

Rivalry, Opposition, Hostility, Conflict, Disagreement, Enmity, Separation, Disunion, Division, Discord

The alliance between the two companies allowed them to compete more effectively in the global market.

Dislodge

 Verb

To remove or force out from a particular place or position, often with difficulty; to displace or eject.

(हटाना)

Remove, Evict, Eject, Expel, Oust, Unseat, Dethrone, Depose, Uproot, Displace

Install, Seat, Maintain, Retain, Keep, Secure, Preserve, Reinstate, Establish, Lodge

They had to use heavy machinery to dislodge the massive boulder that had blocked the road.

Contender

 Noun

A person or team that competes in a contest, competition, or rivalry; someone who is in the running for a particular position, title, or achievement.

(प्रतिस्पर्धी)

Competitor, Rival, Challenger, Opponent, Competer, Contestant, Runner, Candidate, Aspirant, Hopeful

Noncompetitor, Bystander, Spectator, Nonparticipant, Uncontested, Outsider, Ineligible, Noncandidate, Underdog, Weakling

She was a strong contender for the gold medal in the swimming competition.

Indicative

 Adjective

Serving as a sign, signal, or indication of something; showing or suggesting a particular situation or condition.

(सूचक)

Suggestive, Demonstrative, Representative, Signifying, Denoting, Symbolic, Symbolical, Evocative, Emblematic, Reveal

Unindicative, Inconclusive, Unrepresentative, Unsymbolic, Obscure, Vague, Ambiguous, Indefinite, Hidden, Secret

The dark clouds gathering in the sky were indicative of an approaching storm.

Scathing

Adjective

Severely critical, harsh, or damaging in tone, often referring to criticism or remarks that are extremely negative or scornful.

(कठोर)

Cutting, Severe, Harsh, Searing, Scornful, Biting, Acerbic, Sarcastic, Vitriolic, Caustic

Praise, Complimentary, Flattering, Kind, Supportive, Gentle, Appreciative, Laudatory, Affectionate, Amiable

Her scathing review of the film left no room for optimism about its quality.

Tactical

 Adjective

Relating to or used for a specific purpose, plan, or strategy, especially in a military, sports, or practical context.

(युक्तिक)

Strategic, Prudent, Planned, Calculated, Deliberate, Clever, Well-thought-out, Shrewd, Skillful, Adroit

Impulsive, Haphazard, Unplanned, Unsystematic, Unstrategic, Unthinking, Unwary, Careless, Disorganized, Ill-advised

The team's tactical approach to the game helped them secure a victory.

Adversary

 Noun

An opponent or enemy in a contest, conflict, or struggle; someone who opposes or competes against another.

(प्रतिद्वंद्वी)

Opponent, Foe, Rival, Enemy, Competitor, Antagonist, Adversary, Contestant, Opposer, Combatant

Ally, Friend, Supporter, Collaborator, Associate, Helper, Aid, Comrade, Assistant, Accomplice

In the chess match, he faced a formidable adversary who pushed him to his limits.

Generous

 Adjective

Showing a readiness to give or share; characterized by a willingness to provide more than what is expected.

(उदार)

Benevolent, Charitable, Kind, Liberal, Altruistic, Magnanimous, Munificent, Philanthropic, Selfless, Openhanded

Benevolent, Charitable, Kind, Liberal, Altruistic, Magnanimous, Munificent, Philanthropic, Selfless, Openhanded

Her generous donation to the charity made a significant impact on their work.

Coordinate

 Verb

To bring together or organize various elements into a harmonious and efficient arrangement, often for the purpose of working together effectively.

(समन्वयित)

Organize, Synchronize, Harmonize, Integrate, Align, Unify, Match, Systematize, Combine, Manage

Disorganize, Disarrange, Mismanage, Confuse, Disperse, Scatter, Unsystematize, Separate, Uncoordinated, Fragment

The team needs to coordinate their efforts to complete the project on time.

Coalition

 Noun

An alliance or partnership formed by multiple individuals, groups, or entities to achieve a common goal or objective.

(संघटन)

Alliance, Partnership, Union, Association, Confederation, Federation, Collaboration, Coalition, Combine, Syndicate

Disunion, Division, Separation, Disassociation, Fragmentation, Dissociation, Disaffiliation, Isolation, Split, Disconnection

The coalition of political parties worked together to win the election.

Ascent

 Noun

The act of moving upward, rising, or climbing; an upward journey or progression, often in the context of elevation or achievement.

(उच्चरण)

Climb, Rise, Elevation, Upward movement, Increase, Advancement, Uplift, Upsurge, Upswing, Improvement

Descent, Decline, Fall, Drop, Downturn, Decrease, Drop, Plummet, Regression, Lowering, Reduction

The mountain climber's ascent to the peak was a challenging but rewarding journey.

 

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