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The Hindu Editorial Daily Vocabulary Booster 5 July 2019

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Meanings & Synonyms



Ambition A strong desire to do or achieve something;

Aspiration, Intention, Goal, Aim, Objective

Indifference, Purposelessness, Aimlessness, Hopelessness His only ambition in his life is to become a doctor that is why he has taken up the study of Biology.
Blue-Sky thinking Thinking that is not grounded or in touch with the realities of the present;

Open minded thinking

Believable, Practical, Realistic, Pragmatic Everyone said Einstein was a fool when he was growing up, but his blue-sky thinking led to some of the greatest scientific advances of his time.
Disequilibrium A loss or lack of equilibrium or stability, especially in relation to supply, demand, and prices;

Instability. Unbalance

Balance, Stability There is a need to shorten the duration and extent of disequilibrium in the international balance of payment.
Nudge Prod someone gently with one’s elbow in order to attract attention;

Poke, Elbow, Dig, Prod;

A light touch or push

Bang, Bash, Bump, Clash, Collide, Crash If you choose inspiring books for your child to read, you may have to nudge, but eventually they will take off on their own.
Paradigm A typical example or pattern of something;

A pattern or model;

Model, Pattern, Example, Standard, Prototype, Archetype

  Gross international happiness is a new concept in economic thinking aimed at replacing the western paradigm of economic productivity and well-being.
Apprehension Anxiety or fear that something bad or unpleasant will happen;

Anxiety, Angst, Alarm, Worry, Uneasiness, Nervousness

Excitement, Hope,

Confidence, Optimism


There is some apprehension in the office about who the new director will be.
Culminate Reach a climax or point of highest development;

Come to a climax, come to a crescendo, come to a head, Reach a finale, Peak, Climax

Start, Begin My arguments with the boss got worse and worse, and finally culminated in my resignation.
Introspect Examine one’s own thoughts or feelings;


  What they don’t do is introspect much about the reasons for their plight.
Accountability The fact or condition of being accountable; Responsibility, Liability, Answerability  Unaccountable, Unreliable Lack of accountability has corroded public respect for business and political leaders in our country.
Indictment A formal charge or accusation of a serious crime;

Charge, Accusation, Arraignment, Citation, Summons

Acquittal These rapidly escalating crime figures against women of all ages are an indictment of our society.
Insurmountable Too great to be overcome;

Insuperable, Unconquerable, Invincible, Unassailable

Superable, Surmountable, Vincible Nothing is insurmountable if one is determined enough.
Facade A deceptive outward appearance;

Show, Front, Appearance

Innards, Inside, Interior He kept his hostility hidden

behind a friendly façade.

Resuscitation  The action or process of reviving someone from unconsciousness or apparent death Death, Expiration, Extinction Paramedics were called and aggressive resuscitation was performed on the patient.

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