The Hindu Editorial Vocabulary of 30 September- Weighing the Costs

The Hindu Editorial Vocabulary of 30 September- Weighing the Costs.

Prohibitively (adverb) निषेधात्मक
Meaning:- used to emphasize a cost that is so high as to prevent something being done or bought.
Synonyms:- acutely, immensely
Antonyms:- incompletely
Example:- It would have been prohibitively difficult to drag anything up.

Daunting (adjective) कठिन
Meaning:- seeming difficult to deal with in prospect; intimidating.
Synonyms:- appall, baffle
Antonyms:- assist, calm
Example:- It was all very unsettling and, in this heat and loneliness, daunting.

Explicit (adverb) स्पष्ट रूप से
Meaning:- in a clear and detailed manner, leaving no room for confusion or doubt.
Synonyms:- accurate, definitive
Antonyms:- ambiguous, careless
Example:- The political officer was firm, and his terms were explicit.

Quest (noun) खोज
Meaning:- a long or arduous search for something.
Synonyms:- inquisition, hunt
Antonyms:- retreat
Example:- His quest is our quest: the ceaseless striving to live out our true creed.

Inoculated (verb) टीका
Meaning:- treat with a vaccine to produce immunity against a disease; vaccinate.
Synonyms:- inject, vaccinate
Example:- It was born of the world’s sickness, with which the men from the cities had been inoculated.

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Laudable (adjective) प्रशंसनीय
Meaning:- (of an action, idea, or aim) deserving praise and commendation.
Synonyms:- commendable
Antonyms:- disrespected, unworthy
Example:- You are indeed in your noviciate, as to every laudable attainment.

Paucity (noun) कमी
Meaning:- the presence of something in only small or insufficient quantities or amounts.
Synonyms:- dearth, meagerness
Antonyms:- sufficiency
Example:- In spite of this paucity of clothing, there was not the least immodesty in their bearing.

Anticipated (verb) प्रत्याशित
Meaning:- regard as probable; expect or predict.
Synonyms:- foreseen, predictable
Example:- As might be anticipated, the poem is in the heroic measure of Pope.

Protracted (adjective) लंबा
Meaning:- lasting for a long time or longer than expected or usual.
Synonyms:- continued, elongate
Example:- It’s a revival meeting; a protracted meeting, that’s what it is.

Prohibitively (adverb) निषेधात्मक
Meaning:- used to emphasize a cost that is so high as to prevent something being done or bought.
Synonyms:- acutely, awfully
Antonyms:- incompletely, little
Example:- It would have been prohibitively difficult to drag anything up.

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