The Hindu Editorial – Daily Vocabulary Booster 15 December 2018

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The Hindu Editorial Daily Vocabulary Booster 15 December 2018:

Go through it very thoroughly and you will see marked improvement in your vocabulary.

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Word Meaning



1. BIZARRE Very strange or unusual The behavior was bizarre.
2. CREDIBILITY The quality of being trusted and believed in The company lost its credibility.
3. DEFLATIONARY Tending to cause deflation The economic policy was deflationary.
4. IMBROGLIO A confused, complicated or embarrassing situation He skillfully avoided entanglement in the Jackson-Calhoun imbroglio.
5. INVOKE Appeal to someone or something as an authority for an action or in support of an argument The Gardener invokes him as his protector.
6. LEGITIMATE Conforming to the law or to rules His claims were legitimate.
7. MANOEUVRE A carefully planned or cunning scheme or action Magician performed daring manoeuvres in the show.
8. MULTILATERAL Agreed upon or participated in by three or more parties, especially the governments of different countries The three countries had multilateral negotiations.
9. OBSTINATE Refusing to change one’s opinion or chosen course of action, despite attempts to persuade one to do so She was very obstinate in her demands.
10. PARTISAN A strong supporter of a party, cause, or person The partisans initiated the feud.
11. PROROGUE Discontinue a session of (a parliament or other legislative assembly) without dissolving it Shiv prorogued the parliamentary session.
12. QUO WARRANTO A writ or legal action requiring a person to show by what warrant an office or franchise is held, claimed, or exercised Ravi had to go through rigorous quo warranto proceedings.
13. REINSTATE Restore (someone or something) to their former position or state His actions reinstated my faith in humanity.
14. RESOLUTION A firm decision to do or not to do something He was keen on his new year resolution.
15. SIGNIFICANTLY A sufficiently great or important way as to be worthy of attention The bills increased significantly this month.
16. STEADFAST Resolutely or dutifully firm and unwavering Joy was a man of steadfast loyalty.
17. TOPPLE Cause to overbalance and fall. The government toppled when MLAs took away their support.
18. UNCEREMONIOUSLY With a lack of courtesy The employee was unceremoniously dumped by the company.
19. UNPREDICTABILITY Inability to be predicted The unpredictability of meteorological department about the storm caused widespread destruction.
20. WAIVER Refrain from insisting on or using a right or claim Her tuition fees would be waived.

So, this was from us in this article of The Hindu Editorial Daily Vocabulary Booster 15 December 2018. Go through it very thoroughly and you will see marked improvement in your vocabulary.

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