The Hindu Editorial Daily Vocabulary Booster 24 December 2018

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The Hindu Newspaper is considered the Bible by the various exam aspirants as it has the best unbiased view on various current news and happenings in the world. Also, it helps immensely if you are looking for daily dose of English reading and building your English vocabulary. So, we at Oliveboard present to all our viewers and Exam aspirants a daily dose of difficult words with their meanings and the correct usage in this blog The Hindu Editorial Daily Vocabulary Booster 24 December 2018.

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The Hindu Editorial Daily Vocabulary Booster 24 December 2018 

Sr No. Words Meaning Usage
1.       ACQUIT Free someone from a criminal charge by a verdict of not guilty The convict was acquitted by the court as not guilty.
2.         APPORTION Assign The manager apportioned the entire blame on the team.
3.         EXONERATION The action of officially absolving someone from blame The exoneration of the scamster was very disappointing.
4.         EXTRAJUDICIAL Not legally authorized The government carried out extrajudicial executions last year.
5.         GRAPPLE Struggle to deal with or overcome a difficulty or challenge The family has been long grappling with financial problems.
6.         HOSTILE Showing or feeling opposition or dislike;


The audience was very hostile.
7.         INADEQUATE Insufficient for a purpose His efforts for clearing the exam seem inadequate.
8.         INFUSE Fill or pervade The government is considering infusing capital into the public sector banks.
9.         OMNIBUS A volume containing several books previously published separately He recently bought the omnibus of the trilogy.
10.     OVERTONE A subtle or subsidiary quality, implication, or connotation The decision will have political overtones.
11.     PROSECUTE Conduct legal proceedings against a person or organization They will be prosecuted for breaking the laws.
12.     PRUDENT Acting with or showing care and thought for the future She was prudent enough to not take such immature financial decisions.
13.     RESTRICTIVE Imposing restrictions on someone’s activities or freedom The company was restrictive of its employees to use excess data in office.
14.     SEMBLANCE The outward appearance or apparent form of something, especially when the reality is different. The ceasefire brought about a semblance of peace in the country.
15.     SUSPECT Believe or feel that someone is guilty of an illegal act without certain proof. The trespassers were suspected of the crime.
16.     SUSPICION A feeling or thought that something is possible or true I had a suspicion that they were secretly dating.
17.     TRIUMPHALISM It is the attitude or belief that a doctrine, religion, culture, or social system is superior to and should triumph over all others It is foolish to use the language of triumphalism in this era.


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