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The Hindu Editorial Daily Vocabulary Booster 16 April 2019

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Read in Hindi: द हिन्दू दैनिक शब्दावली बूस्टर 16 अप्रैल 2019

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 16 April 2019.

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The Hindu Editorial Daily Vocabulary Booster 16 April 2019

Words Meanings & Synonyms Usage
Amicably In a friendly and peaceable manner They have amicably resolved their outstanding dispute.
Blasphemy The action or offence of speaking sacrilegiously about God or sacred things;

Profane talk, Irreverence

He was detained on charges of blasphemy.
Downturn A decline in economic, business, or other activity; A downturn in the housing market is clearly visible.
Fortitude Courage in pain or adversity;

Courage, Bravery, Strength of mind

She endured her illness with great fortitude.
Foster Encourage the development of something, especially something desirable;

Encourage, Promote, Further, Stimulate

The teacher’s task is to foster learning.
Intimidation The action of intimidating someone, or the state of being intimidated;

Frightening, Menacing, Terrifying

He tries to intimidate his opponents.
Mammoth Huge, Enormous, Gigantic, Giant A mammoth corporation was declared bankrupt by the government.
Manipulation The action of manipulating something in a skillful manner He wasn’t interested in marriage and he didn’t want her trying to manipulate him into it.
Preceding Come before something in time;

Foregoing, Previous, Prior, Former

He preceded the book with a collection of poems.
Spike A sharp increase in the magnitude or concentration of something Oil prices would spike and fall again in the upcoming months.
Stimulus Spur, Stimulant, Encouragement,

Impetus, Boost

If the tax were abolished, it would act as a stimulus to exports.
Turnaround An abrupt or unexpected change, especially one that results in a more favourable situation It was a remarkable turnaround in his fortunes.

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