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English Daily Vocabulary from THE HINDU – Episode 240 – November 21th, 2017

1. Errant Class : Adjective Meaning : traveling in search of adventure.. Synonyms: wandering, rambling Antonyms : controlled, obedient Example Sentences Lesser women would have cut their errant husband adrift. Unless we punish errant husbands, this abuse will continue. 2. Construed Class : Verb Meaning : interpret (a word or action) in a particular way. …

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English Daily Vocabulary from THE HINDU – Episode 239 – November 20th, 2017

1. Brazen Class : Adjective Meaning : bold and without shame.. Synonyms: bold, shameless Antonyms : shy, shameful Example Sentences David asked, hoping to make himself sound brazen as he returned the phone to his ear. No one at Wentworth was brazen enough to make a bold prediction. 2. Denounce Class : Verb Meaning : …

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English Daily Vocabulary from THE HINDU – Episode 238 – November 16th, 2017

1. Despair Class : Noun Meaning : the complete loss or absence of hope. Synonyms: depression, heartbreak Antonyms : hope, happiness Example Sentences He lived for another 23 years but many of those were spent in despair and disappointment. Finally, never leave the examination hall in despair , however hopeless things may seem. 2. Raging …

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English Daily Vocabulary from THE HINDU – Episode 237 – November 15th, 2017

1. Imperative Class : Noun Meaning : an essential or urgent thing.. Synonyms: essential, necessary Antonyms : needless, unnecessary Example Sentences It is imperative this person or persons are brought to justice as quickly as possible. The protection of domestic agriculture must be recognised as a food security imperative . 2. Predicate Class : Verb …

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English Daily Vocabulary from THE HINDU – Episode 236 – November 14th, 2017

1. Contagion Class : Noun Meaning : the communication of disease from one person to another by close contact.. Synonyms: contamination, illness Antonyms : remedy, treatment Example Sentences To talk about an epidemic of obesity is like talking about a plague of inactivity or a contagion of overeating. These documents give us our first clear …

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English Daily Vocabulary from THE HINDU – Episode 235 – November 13th, 2017

1. Roster Class : Noun Meaning : a list or plan showing turns of duty or leave for individuals or groups in an organization. Synonyms: list, register Antonyms : disarrange, disorder Example Sentences Once there, he found success as an art dealer and retailer and continually grew his roster of artists. Work out a roster …

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English Daily Vocabulary from THE HINDU – Episode 234 – November 08th, 2017

1. Dampen Class : Verb Meaning : make less strong or intense.. Synonyms: depress, discourage Antonyms : encourage, stimulate Example Sentences It is possible they could dampen down the rocketing prices of real estate. Rain helping to dampen the fire that was raging out of control there last week. 2. Engulfing Class : Verb Meaning …

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English Daily Vocabulary from THE HINDU – Episode 233 – November 07th, 2017

1. Adversary Class : Noun Meaning : one’s opponent in a contest, conflict, or dispute.. Synonyms: opponent, competitor Antonyms : supporter, helper Example Sentences You must have thought you had seen the last of your old adversary ! Davis beat his old adversary in the quarter-finals 2. Awry Class : Adjective Meaning : away from …

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English Daily Vocabulary from THE HINDU – Episode 232 – November 06th, 2017

1. Torrential Class : Adjective Meaning : (of rain) falling rapidly and in copious quantities.. Synonyms: abundant, heavy Antonyms : controlled, clean Example Sentences An hour or two later torrential rain began to fall and the Show was washed out. The threat of flooding in the district was fading today as torrential rain and heavy …

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English Daily Vocabulary from THE HINDU – Episode 231 – November 04th, 2017

1. Exodus Class : Noun Meaning : a mass departure of people, especially emigrants.. Synonyms: departure, exit Antonyms : arrival, inflow Example Sentences The exodus followed a new, more restrictive immigration act adopted by Malaysia. The mass exodus of European technical skills adversely affected both quality and productivity. 2. Pander Class : Verb Meaning : …

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