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The Hindu Editorial Daily Vocabulary Booster 4 March 2019

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Vocabulary based questions are often asked in all Banking and Government Exams. So we at Oliveboard will be providing you with a daily dose of vocabulary to help you with overcoming your struggle in this section. You need to go through it daily to see a marked improvement in your English vocabulary. We hope it will help you in the upcoming SBI PO, RRB JENIACL AO, FCI, CWC exams as well. The words in the Daily Vocabulary Booster 4 March 2019 are taken directly from the editorial of the Hindu Newspaper.

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 4 March 2019.

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The Hindu Editorial Daily Vocabulary Booster 4 March 2019

Words Meanings & Synonyms Usage
Assumption A thing that is accepted as true or as certain to happen, without proof;

Supposition, Presupposition,


The traders made certain assumptions about the market.
Becalm Stranded, Stuck, Marooned, Motionless;

To make something quiet, calm, or still

The sound of a familiar voice might becalm a fussy baby.
Breakthrough A sudden, dramatic, and important discovery or development;

Development, Success, Discovery

This discovery will be a major breakthrough in DNA research.
Censure Express severe disapproval of someone or something;

Condemn, Criticize, Castigate

The company was heavily censured by inspectors from the Department of Trade.
De-escalate Reduce the intensity of a conflict or potentially violent situation The disaster management team had training in how to De-escalate a situation.
Deficient Insufficient or inadequate;


This diet is deficient in vitamin B.
Designation Title, Denomination;

Appointment, Nomination

He uses Chartered Accountant, “CA” designation as part of their firm name.
Disconcertingly Causing one to feel unsettled;

Discomfiting, Disturbing

The chairman had a disconcerting habit of offering jobs to people he met at dinner parties.
Dossier A collection of documents about a particular person, event, or subject;

File, Report, Case history

We have a dossier on his case.
Forecasting Predict or estimate a future event or trend;

Prophesy, Prognosticate

Raghuram Rajan was the one who forecasted the 2008 financial crisis.
Implicitly In a way that is not directly expressed;


She implicitly suggested that he was responsible for the error in the document.
Inarguably Not open to disagreement;


She is inarguably the best marketing consultant today.
Justification The action of showing something to be right or reasonable;


The rebels tried give justification of the revolutionary action.
Manoeuvre A movement or series of moves requiring skill and care;

Operation, Exercise, Activity

He used a tricky parking manoeuvre to park his car.
Mobilisation The action of making something movable or capable of movement;

The action of organizing and encouraging a group of people to take collective action in pursuit of a particular objective.

The leader tried the mobilisation of the working class against big business.
Multitude A large number of people or things;

Crowd, Gathering

A multitude of medical conditions are due to being overweight.
Reasonable Having sound judgement; fair and sensible;

Sensible, Rational

No reasonable person could have objected.
Recognition Identification, Recollection,


His work was slow to gain recognition.
Tactical Showing adroit planning;

Aiming at an end beyond the immediate action;

Calculated, Planned

Labour supporters in the city organized a tactical voting campaign.
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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