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The Hindu Editorial Daily Vocabulary Booster 11 July 2019

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The Hindu Newspaper is considered the Bible by the various exam aspirants as it has the best unbiased views 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, synonyms and the correct usage in this blog of the Hindu Editorial Daily Vocabulary Booster 11 July 2019.

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The Hindu Editorial Daily Vocabulary Booster 11 July 2019

Words Meanings & Synonyms Antonyms Usage
Amoral Lacking a moral sense; unconcerned with the rightness or wrongness of something;

Unprincipled, without standards, without morals

Moral, Principled The spoiled teenager believed he could have anything he wanted and was amoral in his pursuits. 
Austerity Sternness or severity of manner or attitude;

Asceticism, Non-indulgence

Extravagance, Indulgence, Luxuriousness The wartime austerity of my early years prepared me for later hardships.
Besmirch Damage someone’s reputation;

Sully, Tarnish, Blacken, Stain, Taint, Smear, Befoul

Honour, Enhance He had besmirched the good name of his family.
Cede Give up power or territory;

Surrender, Concede, Relinquish, Yield

Keep, Gain Only a short campaign took place in Puerto Rico, but after the war Spain ceded the island to America.
Humanitarian Concerned with or seeking to promote human welfare;

Compassionate, Humane

Selfish, Self-seeker The United Nations is sending humanitarian aid to the areas worst affected by the conflict.
Invariably In every case or on every occasion;

Always, Every time, Each time, On every occasion

Sometimes, Never High blood pressure is almost invariably accompanied by high blood cholesterol.
Persecute Subject someone to hostility and ill-treatment, especially because of their race or political or religious beliefs;

Oppress, Abuse, Victimize, Ill-treat, Mistreat

Comfort, Soothe, Help The director’s latest film is about the experience of being persecuted for being gay.
Perverse Showing a deliberate and obstinate desire to behave in a way that is unreasonable or unacceptable;

Awkward, Contrary, Difficult, Unreasonable

Accommodating, Cooperative She took a perverse pleasure in hearing that her sister was getting divorced.
Repatriation The return of someone to their own country

 

Admit back into the country The government had to repatriate him because he had no visa.
Requisite Made necessary by particular circumstances or regulations;

Necessary, Required, Prerequisite, Essential, Indispensable, Vital

Optional, Unnecessary, Non-essential The application for admission into the management programme will not be processed until the requisite fee is paid.
Underpin Support, justify, or form the basis for;

Promote, Nurture, Encourage, Stimulate, Develop

Hinder Gradually the laws that underpinned apartheid were abolished by the Government.

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