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

1 Abet (verb)
Encourage or assist (someone) to do something wrong, in particular to commit a crime (उकसाना)
Synonyms: brew, ferment, foment, incite, instigate, pick, provoke

2 Bolster (verb)
Support or strengthen
Synonyms: bear, brace, buttress, carry, prop (up), shore (up), stay

3 Evade (verb)
Escape or avoid (someone or something), especially by guile or trickery (बचना)
Synonyms: avoid, dodge, duck, elude, escape, eschew, finesse, get around

4 Spectre (noun)
Something widely feared as a possible unpleasant or dangerous occurrence
Synonyms: apparition, bogey (also bogie or bogy), familiar spirit, ghost, hant

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5 Impending (adj)
(of an event regarded as threatening or significant) about to happen; forthcoming (आसन्न)
Synonyms: approaching, coming, forthcoming, imminent, nearing
Antonyms: late, recent

6 Prickly (adj)
(of a subject, issue, etc.) likely to cause offence or controversy
Synonyms: irritating, itchy, scratchy

7 Upend (verb)
Set or turn (something) on its end or upside down (समाप्त कर देना)
Synonyms: beat, best, conquer, defeat, dispatch, do down, get, get around
Antonyms: lose (to)

8 Deterrence (noun)
The action of discouraging an action or event through instilling doubt or fear of the consequences (निवारण)

9 Congressional (adj)
Relating to a formal meeting or series of meeting between delegates
Synonyms: parliament

10 Breakthrough (noun)
A sudden, dramatic, and important discovery or development
Synonyms: advance, advancement, enhancement, improvement, refinement
Antonyms: setback