The Hindu Editorial Vocabulary- Inflation Alert|16 July

The Hindu Editorial Article of 16th July 2020 – Inflation Alert.

Word Meaning
disquiet (verb)
make (someone) worried or uneasy.
inflation (noun)
a general increase in prices and fall in the purchasing value of money.
precisely (adverb)
in exact terms; without vagueness.
crippling (adjective)
causing a severe and almost insuperable problem.
preceding (adjective)
coming before something in order, position, or time.
disruption (noun)
disturbance or problems which interrupt an event, activity, or process.
extent (noun)
the area covered by something.
grower (noun)
a plant that grows in a specified way.
things, especially foodstuffs, likely to decay or go bad quickly.
distress (verb)
cause (someone) anxiety, sorrow, or pain.
envisage (verb)
contemplate or conceive of as a possibility or a desirable future event.

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onset (noun)
the beginning of something, especially something unpleasant.
agrarian (adjective)
relating to cultivated land or the cultivation of land.
prospects (noun)
the possibility or likelihood of some future event occurring.
bountiful (adjective)
large in quantity; abundant.
insulate (verb)
protect (someone or something) from unpleasant influences or experiences.
ore (noun)
a naturally occurring solid material from which a metal or valuable mineral can be extracted profitably.
dismal (adjective)
causing a mood of gloom or depression.
poll (verb)
check the status of (a device), especially as part of a repeated cycle.
faltering (adjective)
moving unsteadily or hesitantly.
unenviable (adjective)
difficult, undesirable, or unpleasant.
revive (verb)
give new strength or energy to.
fan (verb)
increase the strength of (a fire) by blowing on it or stirring up the air near it.
stagflation (noun)
persistent high inflation combined with high unemployment and stagnant demand in a country’s economy.

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