The Hindu Editorial Vocabulary- Brief Reprieve | 29 June 2020

The Hindu Editorial Article of 29 June 2020- Brief reprieve.

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Words Meaning
Reprieve (verb)
Cancel or postpone the punishment of (someone, especially someone condemned to death).
Watchdog (verb)
Monitor (a person, activity, or situation).
Jurisdiction (noun)
The official power to make legal decisions and judgements.
Sanction (verb)
Give official permission or approval for (an action).
Curb (noun)
A check or restraint on something.
Amend (verb)
Make minor changes to (a text, piece of legislation, etc.) in order to make it fairer or more accurate, or to reflect changing circumstances.
Prosecution (noun)
The institution and conducting of legal proceedings against someone in respect of a criminal charge.
Ruling (noun)
An authoritative decision or pronouncement, especially one made by a judge.
Establishment (noun)
The action of establishing something or being established.

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Stint (verb)
Supply a very ungenerous or inadequate amount of (something).
Internalize (verb)
Make (attitudes or behaviour) part of one’s nature by learning or unconscious assimilation.
Safe haven (noun)
A place of refuge or security.
Prosecute (verb)
Institute or conduct legal proceedings against (a person or organization).
Indictment (noun)
A formal charge or accusation of a serious crime.
Convicted (adjective)
Having been declared guilty of a criminal offence by the verdict of a jury or the decision of a judge.
Credibility (noun)
The quality of being trusted and believed in.
Mitigate (verb)
Make (something bad) less severe, serious, or painful.
keen (adjective)
Having or showing eagerness or enthusiasm.
Rein (noun)
A long, narrow strap attached at one end to a horse’s bit, typically used in pairs to guide or check a horse in riding or driving.

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