Hindu Vocabulary PDF Download – Daily Vocabulary 2022

Hindu Vocabulary PDF Download: The Hindu newspaper is treated as the Bible by aspirants of Bank, SSC, Railways, UPSC and other exams. Reading the editorial section of the newspaper daily has two-fold benefits. You learn about the latest happenings around the world and also get to enhance your vocabulary. Daily Hindu Vocabulary is a wonderful tool to add more words to your dictionary.

In this blog of “The Daily Hindu Vocabulary PDF Download 2022”, we have come up with a list of difficult words taken from the Hindu Editorials, their meanings, synonyms, antonyms, and the correct usage of the words. Get your Monthly, Weekly and daily Hindu Vocabulary below that will help you understand the news articles better. Scroll down to get daily Hindu vocabulary updates.

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Daily Hindu Vocabulary 2022

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Daily Hindu Vocabulary – 11 August 2022

WordMeaning and SynonymsAntonymsUsage
Slated (Verb)Planned

Scheduled, Anticipated, Awaited
Unexpected, UnforeseenThe train was slated to leave at 5pm
Unprecedented (Adj & Verb)Never done or known before

Unparalleled, Unmatched
Normal, CommonThe team has enjoyed unprecedented success this year
Logistics (Noun)Arrangement

Planning, Management
Disorganization, MismanagementThe manager took a look at the logistics info she showed
Sombre (Adj)Sober

Serious, Gloomy
Happy, JoyousThey sat in sombre silence after the mishap
Indomitable (Adj)Invincible

Unconquerable, Unbeatable
Vulnerable, VincibleThe project was a success only due to her indomitable will
Cap off – PhraseTo finish something in a better wayThe car was filthy when he returned it to him, and to cap it off, there was almost no fuel left in the tank.

Daily Hindu Vocabulary – 10 August 2022

WordMeaning and
Allure (Verb)Powerfully attract or charm

Entice, Tempt, Lure
Repulse, Disgust, DiscourageThe allure of the big city is common among youngsters
Allude (Verb)Suggest

Indirect, Mention, Imply, Insinuate
Explicit, ExpressHe alluded to the real cause but did not tell the full story
Disparate (Adj)Contrast

Different, Inconsistent, Dissimilar
Alike, Similar, UniformThe opinions of both the groups were disparate
Etched (Verb)Carved

Inscribed, Sculpted, Engraved
Erased, ExpungedThe events of the day were etched in his mind
Vigour (Noun)Strength

Potency, Power, Capability
Weakness, Powerlessness, InabilityHe began working with renewed vigour
Annex (Verb)Take over

Detach, Disconnect, SeparateRussia annexed Crimea in 2014
Redemption (Noun)Recovery

Salvation, Penance
Bondage, EnslavementThey sought redemption 
through prayer and meditation

Daily Hindu Vocabulary – 9 August 2022

WordMeaning and SynonymsAntonymsUsage
Inherent (Adj)Deep-rooted

Fundamental, Inborn, Innate
Acquired, Learned, AddedCompassion in inherent in every human being
Discretion (Noun)Individual choice or judgment

Choice, Prudence, Acumen
Carelessness, IgnoranceShe handled the awkward situation with great discretion.
Manifestly (Adverb)Clearly

Obviously, Apparently, Certainly
Vaguely, UncertainlyThe team has manifestly failed to achieve its goal
Arbitrary (Adj)Random

Optional, Oppressive, Autocratic
Rational, ReasonedThe company had arbitrary rules
Inequity (Noun)Lack of fairness or justice

Injustice, Unfairness, Wrong
Fairness, HonestThere are many inequities in our health-care system
Feted (Verb)To honour or praise someone publicly

Cherished, Regaled
Ignored, DepressedHe is feted by his peers and loved by his fans
Antediluvian (Adj)Old-fashioned

Outdated, Archaic
Modern, Fresh, RecentHe always wears antediluvian clothes that are way out of style

Daily Hindu Vocabulary – 3 August 2022

WordMeaning and SynonymsAntonymsUsage
Implication (Noun)Inference

Conclusion, Involvement, Connection
Truth, Reality, ProofHis implication in a crime sent shockwaves across the country
Setback (Noun)To slow the progress of

Problem, Hinder, Inhibit
Advance, Aid, BoostThe temporary setback  strengthened her resolve to finish the project
Instrumental (Adj)Serving as a means of pursuing an aim or policy

Contributory, Significant, Substantive
Unhelpful, UselessHe was instrumental in signing the peace accord
Predecessor (Noun)A person who held the job or office before the current person

Antecedent, Former
Successor, DerivativeHe built upon the work of his predecessor
Dreaded (Adj)Terrifying

Frightened, Fearful
Pleasant, DelightfulHe dreaded the outcome of his exam
Credence (Noun)Acceptance

Faith, Belief
Denial, DistrustThe new theory is gaining credence among scientists
Faction (Noun)A small organized dissenting group within a larger one, especially in politics

Clique, Section, Arm, Wing, Contingent
Individual, EntiretyFaction almost broke up the party

Daily Hindu Vocabulary – 30 July 2022

WordMeaning and SynonymsAntonymsUsage
Downturn(Noun)A decline in economy or business

Decline, Deteriorate, Dip
Ascent, IncreaseThe economic downturn caused massive unemployment
Outlook (Noun)Opinion

Perspective, Attitude, Standpoint
IndifferenceHer outlook on life was quite positive
Clouded (Verb)To make something unclear

Obscured, Murky
Shiny, Clear, BrightenedHis eyes clouded wit concern
Rebound (Verb)Revival

Bounce, Recover
Decline, Fail, WorsenHe rebounded quickly from the loss
Slash (Verb)Reduce greatly

Curtail, Lower, Shave
Increase, Lengthen, EnlargeShe slashed her way through the forest
Surge (Verb)Increase

Rise, Swell, Upsurge
Contract, Decrease, RecedeThe crowd surged when the store opened
Upped (Verb)Increased

Accelerated, Expanded, Increased
Decreased, Diminished, LessenedHe upped the ante in the sports world.

Daily Hindu Vocabulary – 29 July 2022

WordMeaning and SynonymsAntonymsUsage
Revival (Noun)Improvement

Betterment, Reinvention
Expiration, ExtinctionThe period saw a great economic revival
Beleaguered (Verb)In a difficult situation

Freed, LiberatedThe family were beleaguered by crime
Viability (Noun)Ability to work successfully

Possibility, Feasibility
Improbability, UnlikelihoodThey doubted the viability of the project
Rationale (Noun)Logic

Reasoning, Explanation
Irrational, DenseThe government provided a rationale for the law it passed
Envisage (Verb)Foresee

Predict, Forecast
Disregard, IgnoreNobody could envisage the level of destruction
Obligation (Noun)Responsibility

Commitment, Contract,
IrresponsibilityAll people have a moral obligation to defend human rights
Espouse (Verb)Commit

Embrace, Support
Abandon, Forsake,
He provided facts to support the causes he espoused

Daily Hindu Vocabulary – 28 July 2022

WordMeaning and SynonymsAntonymsUsage
Hooch (Noun)Inferior alcoholic drink

Non-intoxicantHe went to his desk to get his bottle of hooch from the drawer
Spurious (Adj)Fake

Counterfeit, Specious
Authentic, Genuine, RealHe was arrested on spurious corruption charges
Bootleggers (Noun)A person who makes distributes or sells products illegally

Blackballing, BlackingBootleggers sold 75 million dollars-worth of items
Complicity (Noun)Involvement

Collusion, Nexus
Non-involvementThe police had no proof of her complicity in the theft
Contentious (Adj)Controversial

Disputable, Argumentative
AgreeablePOK has been a contentious issue for decades
Patronage (Noun)Support

Backing , Encouraging, Aid
Disapproval, Discouragement, HindranceThe king was a great patronage of art

Daily Hindu Vocabulary – 27 July 2022

WordMeaning and SynonymsAntonymsUsage
Brim (Adj/Verb)Be full of

Peak, Brink, Fill
Minimum, RecedeThe glass was filled to the brim
Parade (Verb)Show off

Spectacle, Display
Conceal, Hide,
The winning team paraded down the street
Commence (Verb)Start

Begin, Launch, Initiate
End, Close, FinishTheir project commences in January
Discerning (Adj/Verb)Having or showing good judgement

Selective, Judicious, Refined
Negligent, Unaware, DisregardfulThe judge had a discerning eye
Biennial (Adj)Taking place every other year.Annual, PerennialThe biennial meeting concluded recently
Logistical (Adj)Relating to or involving organization and planning

Operational, Organizational, Procedural
Disorganizational, Mismanagement, MishandlingThe logistical expenses did not make the project feasible
Contingency (Noun)Emergency

Exigency, Crisis
Solution, AdvantageThe contingency plan was in place

Daily Hindu Vocabulary – 26 July 2022

WordMeaning and SynonymsAntonymsUsage

Happiness, Joy, Delight
Misery, SadnessThe euphoria of the team’s win has not yet subsided
MaidenFirst Attempt

Earliest, Pioneer,
Final, LastThe plane’s maiden flight was successful

Approachable, Gracious, Gentle
Impolite, RudeShe was always a very affable and a free-spoken young lady

Eradicate, Annhilate, Eliminate
Revive, CreateThey tried to obliterate the memory of the tragic events

Age, Time period
The development of the steam engine marked an important epoch in Industrial Revolution
HeadwindA force that inhibits progress

Draft, Whiff, Gusty
CalmThe cyclists had to battle a strong headwind

Alarming, Dreadful
Calming, Comforting,
She was scared by the two formidable men following her

Daily Hindu Vocabulary – 25 July 2022

WordMeaning and SynonymsAntonymsUsage
Fillip (Verb)Encouragement   StimulationDrain, Demoralise, RepressThe employees received a fillip of excitement after receiving bonus
Accolades (Noun) Honour   Recognition, Award, AcclaimDishonour, Insult, DisrespectThe movie received accolades from critics and audience alike
Acclaim (Noun)Praise   Commend, Applause, PraiseCriticize, Condemn, HumiliateThe scientist earned acclaim for his achievement in Physics
Delving (Verb)Investigating   Exploration, Inquisition, InspectionIgnore, NeglectHe kept making changes as he kept delving further into the details of the event
AnthologyCollection   Compilation, CompendiumNon-comprehensive, SingleStudents uploaded poetry for possible publication in the anthology series

Daily Hindu Vocabulary – 23 July 2022

WordMeaning and SynonymsAntonymsUsage
Caution (Noun)Vigilance   Alertness, WarinessReckless, WarinessWe must exercise caution when taking antibiotics
Overvalue (Verb)Overrate   Exaggerate, OverestimateUnderrate, UndervalueInternet stocks are highly overvalued
Slump (Noun)Plummet   Collapse, Decline, Plunge,Build, Rise, AscendHe slumped into the chair at work
Greenback (Noun)A dollar bill   Currency, Cash, Bank noteA wallet full of greenback was found on the bus
Procure (Verb)Obtain   Acquire, Get, GainLet go, Lose, MissMany people found it difficult to procure basic supplies during the pandemic
Faring (Verb)Performing   Progressing, Handle, ManageLose, Retreat, StayShe visited the hospital to see how he was faring
Allay (Verb)Mitigate   Reduce, Ease, CalmIncrease, IntensifyThe government tried to allay the public’s fears

Daily Hindu Vocabulary – 22 July 2022

WordMeaning and SynonymsAntonymsUsage
Elate (Adj)Overjoyed   Ecstatic, ExhilirateDiscourage, DissuadeHe was elated by the news
Stint (Noun)The allotted period   Stretch, Term, Tenure She made a lot of changes in her brief stint as President of the board
Acutely (Adverb)Sharply   Severely, HarshlyBlissfully, Gladly, HappilyHe was acutely aware of his shortcomings
Cognisant (Noun)Having knowledge or awareness   Aware, Conscious Ignorant, UnfamiliarHe was cognisant of the problem
ArticulateExpress clearly   Coherent, Eloquent, FluentUnclear, UnintelligibleThe student was very articulate in her speech
InvigorateEnergise   Refresh, Arouse, AwakeDemoralize, Discourage, SuppressCool morning air invigorated him
GaugeCalculate   Assess, Ascertain, DetermineGuess, EstimateIt is difficult to gauge one’s character

Daily Hindu Vocabulary – 19 July 2022

WordMeaning and SynonymsAntonymsUsage
Incarceration (Noun)Act of putting someone in prison

Captivity, Prison, Custody
Liberation, Release, FreedomHis incarceration lead to widespread protests
Bemoaned (Noun)Express Sorrow

Grieved, Lamented, Mourned
Cheered, Grinned, SmiledThe shopkeeper bemoaned his loss
Summons (Noun)Order to be present before the court

Warrant, Demand, Command
Dismiss, BanishHe received a summons to appear in court
Overhaul (Verb)Make

Surpass, Pursue, Catch up
Fall shortThe tax system needs a overhaul
Glaring (Adj)Obvious

Blatant, Striking, Pronounced
Concealed, Hiding, inconspicuousShe was a glaring example of a misfit
Fleeing (Verb)Escape

Run Away, Take off
Arrive, StayThe cattle was seen fleeing the field
Remand (Verb)Send back

Remit, Challenge
Accept, AgreeThe remanded proposal was not accepted

Daily Hindu Vocabulary – 18 July 2022

WordMeaning and SynonymsAntonymsUsage
Overdrive (Noun)State of excessive activity

Vigour, Enterprise
Refrain, Lazy, InactivityThe employees went into overdrive to finish their tasks on time
Frenzied (Adj)Excited

Agitated, Hyperactive, Overactive
Calm, Composed, Serene, PlacidThe store was a scene of frenzied activity this morning
Undergo (Verb)Experience or be subjected to

Undertake, Endure, Go through
Discontinue, StopShe will undergo an operation
Circumspect (Adj)Unwilling to take risks

Cautious, Wary, Guarded
Careless, Reckless, Negligenthe reminded his kids to be circumspect when dealing with strangers
Voicing (Verb)Airing

Stating, Expressing
Restraining, CensoringShe had no fear in voicing her feelings
Mandate (Verb)Order to follow something

Command, Dictate, Direct
Rescind, Countermand, CancelThey carried out the governor’s mandate to construct more roads

Daily Hindu Vocabulary – 16 July 2022

WordMeaning and SynonymsAntonymsUsage
Irrefutable (Adjective)Impossible to deny

Inarguable, Undeniable, Unambiguous
There is irrefutable evidence that he mismanaged the finances
Scathe (Verb)Harm

Injure, Attack, Criticize
Acclaim, Commend,
The thief was not able to scathe her
Tepid (Adjective)Showing little enthusiasm

Halfhearted, Lukewarm
Eager, EnthusiasticThe audience’s reaction to the film was rather tepid
Slander (Noun)Make false allegations against someone

Defame, Malign
Praise, GlorifyHe was sued for slander
Topple (Verb)Overbalance

Slip, Stumble
Rise, SteadyThe strong winds toppled many trees
Pervasive (Adjective)Something that has a tendency to spread

Prevalent, Widespread, General
Rare, Private, UncommonThe influence of pressure groups have become pervasive.

Daily Hindu Vocabulary – 15 July 2022

WordMeaning and SynonymsAntonymsUsage
Concerted (Adj)Working together

Collaborative, Collective, 
It will take a concerted effort to undo the damage on the environment
Decelerated (Verb)Decreased

Slowed, Hampered, Inhibited
Advanced, Expedited, HurriedThe RBI has made every effort to decelerate inflation
Vigil (Noun)Watchful

Surveillance, Scrutiny, Lookout
Disregard, NeglectHe kept her vigil for what must have been several days
Ward off (Verb)Prevent

Deflect, Defy, Repel
Embrace, WelcomeLemons were used to ward off spirits
Adversely (Adverb)In a harmful way

Negatively, Disapprovingly, Scornfully
Admiringly, Appreciatively, RespectfullyThe abuse affected him adversely
Respite (Noun)Relaxation

Calm, Tranquility, Serenity
Bustle, Commotion, UnrestRain brought respite from the heat
Albeit (Conjunction)Although

Whereas, While, When
They decided to buy the car, albeit the price made them hesitate

Hindu Vocabulary – 14 July 2022

WordMeaning and SynonymsAntonymsUsage
Affinity (Noun)Liking

Affection, Fondness,
Dislike, Hatred,
English has a close affinity to French
Tranquil (Adjective)Calm

Peaceful, Placid, Serene
Loud, Noisy, TumultousHe spent hours looking at the tranquil surface of the water
Crimped (Adjective)Having an adverse effect on

Disheartened, Limited
EncouragedHis bad performance crimped their chance of winning
Clout (Verb)Influence

Authority, Influence, Leverage
Weakness, HelplessnessShe used her political clout to help the poor
Atoning (Verb)Feeling sorry

Apologizing, Confessing
Defiant, UnrepentantHe spent the rest of his life atoning for his sins
Articulate (Adjective)Express

Eloquent, Fluent, Vocal
Fumble, Hesitate, StutterShe is very articulate for her age

Hindu Vocabulary – 8 July 2022

WordMeaning and SynonymsAntonymsUsage
Disarray (Noun)Not intended or deliberate 

Accidental, Chance
Certain, Deliberate, IntentionalThe chairman’s sudden decision threw everyone’s plan in disarray
Untenable (Adj)Not able to be defended against attack or objection

Baseless, Irrational, Inconsistent
Clear, Credible, ReasonedHis idea turned out to be untenable
Pinnacle (Noun)The Highest point

Apex, Crest, Peak
Abyss, Base, BottomHe had reached the pinnacle of his success
Brunt (Noun)The worst part of a specified action.

Impact, Burden, Quantum
Ease, PeaceHe took the brunt of the pain
Appeasement (Noun)Pacify

Soothe, Satisfy, Allay, Mitigate
Arouse, Sharpen, AgonyThe police decided there can be no appeasement with ruthlessness
Pillory (Noun)To subject (someone) to harsh public criticism

Castigate, Blame, Censure
Approve, Commend, EndorseHe did not want to pillory people without cause
Inadvertent (Adj)Happening by chance

Accidental, Unexpected
Certain, DestinedHe made an inadvertent error

Daily Vocabulary – 7 July 2022

WordMeaning and SynonymsAntonymsUsage
Burgeon (Verb)Increase rapidly

Proliferate, Flourish,
Decrease, Diminish,
He burgeoned into a fine actress
Retaliation (Noun)Revenge

Vengeance, Retribution,
Mercy, Forgiveness,
Pardon, Grace
The Government planned a strategy of massive retaliation
Dastardly (Adj)Wicked and Cruel

Heinous, Barbarous,
Noble, PraiseworthyHe was punished for his dastardly act
Amity (Noun)Friendship

Harmony, Benevolence,
Hatred, Malice,
She lived in amity with her neighbours
Quagmire (Noun)Awkward situation

Predicament, Quandary,
Solution, Agreement, His wife stumbled into a quagmire of his making
Callousness (Noun)Rudeness

Insensitivity, Detachment,
Empathy, Warmness, SensibilityThe passengers lost their life due to the driver’s callousness
Disenchantment (Noun)Disillusionment

Disgruntled, Dejected, Dismay
Content, Gratification,
The public have felt disenchantment with the government

Daily Vocabulary – 6 July 2022

WordMeaning and SynonymsAntonyms Usage
Aggravate (Verb)Make worse

Complicate, Exacerbate,
Allay, Alleviate,
Relieve, Ease
The symptoms were aggravated by the fall
Norm (Noun)Usual, Standard

Average, Normal, 
Par, Standard
Anomaly, Deviation, 
Exception,  Rarity
Short term contracts are now the norm with some big corporates
Mandate (Noun)Instruction

Order, Command,
Deny, Refuse, VetoThe Prime Minister was elected with a clear mandate to tackle poverty
Tweak (Noun)Changes

Adjust, Amend, Correct
Stagnate, Leave aloneHe tweaked his guitar strings
Incorporation (Noun)Include

Absorb, Integrate
Detach, SeparateHe wanted the incorporation of the startup into his company
Reservation (Noun)Doubts

Constraint, Restraint
Frankness, DisinhibitionShe had her reservation about going public with the issue
Deficit (Noun)Lack

Dearth, Deficiency, Shortage
Excess, Surplus, AbundantThere is a deficit of talented writers in the advertising industry

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