Wednesday, October 23

08 VOCABULARY ( The Hindu Editorial)

01) Impoverished :  క్షీణించిన, దరిద్రులైన, నిరాశ్రయులైన

Meaning: make (a person or area) poor.

Synonyms: make poor, make penniless, reduce to penury

Antonyms: make wealthy, rich, wealthy

 

02) Avowed : ఒప్పుకున్న

Meaning: assert or confess openly.

Synonyms: assert, declare, state, maintain

Antonyms:unspoken

 

03) Erred : తప్పు, పొరబడుట, భ్రపడటం

Meaning: be mistaken or incorrect; make a mistake.

Synonyms: make a mistake, be wrong, be in error

Antonyms: be right, innocent, well behaved

 

04) Dire : అత్యవసరమైన, భయంకరమైన

Meaning: extremely serious or urgent.

Synonyms: terrible, dreadful, appalling

Antonyms: good, mild

 

05) Disarray : గందరగోళం, కలగాపులగం

Meaning: a state of disorganization or untidiness.

Synonyms: disorder, confusion, chaos

Antonyms: tidiness, orderliness

 

06) Resorted : అవలంభించడం, అనుసరించడం

Meaning: turn to and adopt (a course of action, especially an extreme or undesirable one) so as to resolve a difficult situation.

Synonyms: have recourse to, fall back on, turn to

Antonyms: abstained, avoided, broke