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Daily Vocabulary from THE HINDU – Episode 227 – October 30th, 2017

1. Detrimental Class : Adjective Meaning : tending to cause harm.. Synonyms: harmful, injurious Antonyms : desirable, beneficial Example Sentences The one growth area under this current government is on law and legislation but with detrimental effect on humans. Human population growth on our planet is certainly detrimental to the environment. 2. Conducive Class : …

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Daily Vocabulary from THE HINDU – Episode 226 – October 28th, 2017

1. Mince Class : Verb Meaning : walk with an affected delicacy or fastidiousness, typically with short quick steps. . Synonyms: soften, diminish Antonyms : harden, strengthen Example Sentences Repeat with the second batch of mince and place in the colander. I knew I didn’t mince or anything, but I really didn’t think I swaggered. …

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Daily Vocabulary from THE HINDU – Episode 225 – October 26th, 2017

1. Erroneous Class : Adjective Meaning : wrong; incorrect.. Synonyms: inaccurate, FALSE Antonyms : accurate, correct Example Sentences This policy is but one of the Liberal reforms based on erroneous assumptions about poverty. Second, she makes the erroneous assumption that filesharing is similar to home taping. 2. Staggering Class : Verb Meaning : walk or …

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Daily Vocabulary from THE HINDU – Episode 224 – October 25th, 2017

1. Frittered Class : Verb Meaning : waste time, money, or energy on trifling matters.. Synonyms: Waste, Squander Antonyms : Hold, Save Example Sentences One can only hope that the opportunity will not be frittered away as in the past. The money was not for drugs, they just frittered it away on nothing. 2. Poignant …

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Daily Vocabulary from THE HINDU – Episode 223 – October 24th, 2017

1. Fiction Class : Noun Meaning : literature in the form of prose, especially short stories and novels, that describes imaginary events and people.. Synonyms: fantasy, stories Antonyms : reality, truth Example Sentences On person tells a story that is important to him or her that can either be fact or fiction . You have …

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Daily Vocabulary from THE HINDU – Episode 222 – October 23rd, 2017

1. Frivolous Class : Adjective Meaning : not having any serious purpose or value.. Synonyms: foolish, silly Antonyms : serious, mature Example Sentences It seemed, as always, that I was either going to be utterly serious or completely frivolous . The defendants delayed the trial for years with dozens of frivolous appeals. 2. Venality Class …

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Daily Vocabulary from THE HINDU – Episode 221 – October 20th, 2017

1. Realm Class : Noun Meaning : a kingdom.. Synonyms: domain, province Antonyms : state, constriction Example Sentences This does postulate quite a large realm of immunity to the doctors and the social workers. We will come to that in the later arguments but this is all in the realm of the unwritten law. 2. …

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Daily Vocabulary from THE HINDU – Episode 220 – October 17th, 2017

1. Orchestrated Class : Verb Meaning : arrange or direct the elements of (a situation) to produce a desired effect, especially surreptitiously.. Synonyms: arranged, composed Antonyms : random, scattered Example Sentences And they have a slightly alternative soundtrack to which they orchestrate their moves. The developers were able to orchestrate a favorable media campaign 2. …

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Daily Vocabulary from THE HINDU – Episode 219 – October 16th, 2017

1. Feeble Class : Adjective Meaning : lacking physical strength, especially as a result of age or illness.. Synonyms: weak, powerless Antonyms : strong, powerful Example Sentences His feeble attempt to strengthen the government’s image failed. He cries weakly, the effort clearly straining his feeble body. 2. Spurious Class : Adjective Meaning : not being …

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Daily Vocabulary from THE HINDU – Episode 218 – October 13th, 2017

1. Heinous Class : adjective Meaning : (of a person or wrongful act, especially a crime) utterly odious or wicked.. Synonyms: Atrocious, Abominable Antonyms : Wonderful, Good Example Sentences The candidate has to be involved in two separate cases of heinous crimes to attract disqualification. Hence minorities were also targeted for committing various heinous crimes. …

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