The Hindu Editorial Vocabulary: March 5, 2019

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The Hindu Editorial Vocabulary: March 5, 2019

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1. Verdict (Noun)
Meaning
an opinion or judgement
Synonyms
decision, adjudication, finding, decree, order
Antonyms
accusation
Example
the judge returned a verdict of not guilty
2. Faction (Noun)
Meaning
dissension within an organization
Synonyms
infighting, dissent, dispute, discord, strife
Antonyms
harmony
Example
a council increasingly split by faction
3. Confidant(Noun)
Meaning
a person with whom one shares a private or secret matter, trusting them not to say it to others.
Synonyms 
familiar, best friend, companion, crony, bosom friend
Antonyms
enemy, stranger, foe
Example
a close confidante of the princess
4. Rival (Verb)
Meaning
be or seem to be equal or comparable to
Synonyms 
match, equal, touch, emulate
Antonyms
partner, ally
Example
he was an artist whose fame rivalled that of his subjects
5. Consolidate (Verb)
Meaning
combine into a single more effective or coherent whole.
Synonyms
unite, combine, merge
Antonyms
discourage, scatter, lessen, dissuade
Example
the organization consolidated its position in the international market
6. Pandemic(Adjective)
Meaning
(of a disease) widespread over a whole country or the world
Synonyms 
prevalent, rife, rampant
Antonyms
abnormal, exclusive, extraordinary
Example
the medical results may have been skewed by an influenza pandemic
7. Deem (Verb)
Meaning
consider or regard in a specified way.
Synonyms
judge, consider, adjudge, count, rate
Antonyms
forget, disbelieve, disregard
Example
the event was deemed a great success
8. Desirable (Adjective)
Meaning
wished for as being a necessary, attractive or useful course of action.
Synonyms 
advisable, sensible, wise, advantageous
Antonyms
disadvantageous
Example
it is desirable to verify that nothing has been forgotten
9. Susceptible (Adjective)
Meaning
liable or likely to be influenced by a particular thing
Synonyms 
gullible, credulous, impressionable
Antonyms
streetwise, sceptical
Example
patients with skin disease may be susceptible to infection
10. Uptake (Noun)
Meaning
the action of making use of something that is available
Synonyms 
intake, absorption, sorb, equating
Antonyms
incomprehension, depreciation, emittance
Example
the uptake of free school meals

 

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