The Hindu Editorial Vocabulary- The Lone wolf Threat | 23 June 2020

The Hindu Editorial Article of 23 June 2020- The Lone wolf Threat.

Words  Meaning
prevent (verb) keep (something) from happening.
Lone (adjective) Having no companions; solitary or single.
Severe (adjective) Of something bad or undesirable) very great; intense.
Substantial (adjective) Of considerable importance, size, or worth.
Strike (verb) Hit forcibly and deliberately with one’s hand or a weapon or other implement.
Offence (noun) A breach of a law or rule; an illegal act.
Libyan (adjective)  relating to Libya or its people.
Extremist (noun)  A person who holds extreme political or religious views, especially one who advocates illegal, violent, or other extreme action.
Competent (adjective) Having the necessary ability, knowledge, or skill to do something successfully.

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Detect (verb)  Discover or identify the presence or existence of.
Perpetrator (noun) A person who carries out a harmful, illegal, or immoral act.
Wing (noun) A rigid horizontal structure that projects from both sides of an aircraft and supports it in the air.
Foil (verb)
Prevent (something considered wrong or undesirable) from succeeding.
Low-Tech (adjective) Using or requiring only low technology.
Embrace (verb) 
Hold (someone) closely in one’s arms, especially as a sign of affection.
Shrinking (adjective)
Becoming smaller in size or amount.
Counter-Attack (noun)
An attack made in response to one by an opponent.
Drove (noun ) A large group, Especially of people, moving towards a place
Pedestrians (noun)
A person walking rather than traveling in a vehicle.
 Pavement (noun)
A raised paved or asphalted path for pedestrians at the side of a road.
Stab (verb)
Thrust a knife or other pointed weapon into (someone) so as to wound or kill.
Pose (verb)
Present or constitute (a problem or danger).
Multi- Pronged (Adjective) Having several Prongs
Radicalization (noun)
The action or process of causing someone to adopt radical positions on political or social issues.
Deradicalization (noun)
The action or process of causing a person with extreme views to adopt more moderate positions on political or social issues.

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