Vocabulary- The Hindu 23.09.16

Dear EGA'ians, improve your vocabulary by reading words and their meanings from The Hindu Nespaper.

1. pirouette- घिरनी खाना
Meaning-an act of spinning on one foot, typically with the raised foot touching the knee of the supporting leg.
synonyms: spin, twirl, whirl, turn, gyration, revolution
Use- "Sandra performed a little pirouette"

2. vanishing-ओझल होता
Meaning-disappear suddenly and completely.
synonyms: disappear, vanish into thin air, be lost to sight/view
Use- "she caught Archie trying to vanish upstairs"

3. interdict- निषेध (m), पाबंदी
Meaning-prohibit or forbid (something).
synonyms: prohibit, forbid, ban, bar, veto, proscribe, make illegal
Use-"army efforts to interdict enemy supply shipments"

4. complicity- सहापराधिता, मिलीभगत
Meaning-the fact or condition of being involved with others in an activity that is unlawful or morally wrong.
Use-"they were accused of complicity in the attempt to overthrow the government"
synonyms: collusion, involvement, collaboration, connivance, abetment;

5. surged- उमड़ना, आगे बढ़ना
Meaning- (of a crowd or a natural force) move suddenly and powerfully forward or upward.
Use- "the journalists surged forward"
synonyms: gush, rush, stream, flow, burst, pour, cascade, spill, overflow, brim over, well, sweep, spout, spurt, jet, spew, discharge, roll, whirl; More



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