The Hindu Editorial Daily Vocabulary words list more than 20 words in Multi Pages. To learn more word go to next page

1 Bleak (adj)
Meaning-
(of a building or room) charmless and inhospitable; dreary (बेरंग)
Synonyms: black, cheerless, chill, Cimmerian, cloudy, cold, comfortless, dark
Antonyms: bright, cheerful, cheering, cheery, comforting, cordial

2 Insurgent (noun)
Meaning-
A person fighting against a government or invading force; a rebel or revolutionary (विद्रोही)
Synonyms: insurrectionary, insurrectionist, mutineer, rebel, red, revolter

3 Surreal (adj)
Meaning-
Having the qualities of surrealism; bizarre

4 Crumble (verb)
Meaning-
Break or fall apart into small fragments, especially as part of a process of deterioration (टुकड़े टुकड़े करना)
Synonyms: atrophy, decay, decline, degenerate, deteriorate, ebb, regress
Antonyms: ameliorate, improve, meliorate

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5 Persecute (verb)
Meaning-
Harass or annoy (someone) persistently (अत्याचार करना)
Synonyms: afflict, agonize, anguish, bedevil, beset, besiege, curse, excruciate

6 Testimony (noun)
Meaning-
A formal written or spoken statement, especially one given in a court of law, evidence or proof of something
Synonyms: attestation, confirmation, corroboration, documentation, evidence
Antonyms: disproof

7 Receptive (adj)
Meaning-
Willing to consider or accept new suggestions and ideas, able to receive signals or stimuli (ग्रहणशील)
Synonyms: broad-minded, open, open-minded
Antonyms: narrow-minded, unreceptive

8 Coherence (noun)
Meaning-
The quality of being logical and consistent (अनुकूल होना)
Synonyms: balance, concinnity, consonance, consonancy, harmony
Antonyms: asymmetry, discordance, disproportion, disunity, imbalance

9 Culminate (verb)
Meaning-
Reach a climax or point of highest development (परिणाम निकलना)
Synonyms: cap (off), climax, crown

10 Treading on eggshells
Meaning-
To be acting with great care and consideration so as not to upset someone, some situation, etc