Daily Hindu Editorial Vocabulary Wordlist: 17th November, 2022

By Shruti Kapoor|Updated : November 17th, 2022

Daily updated The Hindu Editorial vocabulary words with their meanings dated 17th November, 2022 are important for Bank, SSC, Railway & IAS exams. At BYJU’S Exam Prep, our Series is named "Daily Hindu Editorial Vocabulary Words List: 17th November, 2022" to shape up your vocabulary from the newspaper wordlist.

With the help of a daily wordlist from the Hindu newspaper of 17th November, 2022 our aim is to help you completely understand the commonly used words with their meanings, pronunciations, synonyms, antonyms, and proper use in sentences, etc. Today's Hindu newspaper contains important vocabulary words like juvenile, proviso etc. which can be downloaded from the monthly PDF of The Hindu Editorial Vocabulary to strengthen your preparation.

Important Vocabulary from The Hindu Editorial: 17th November, 2022


1. Word: Beguile (मोहित करना)

  • Pronunciation: bih-gahyl/बिगाइल
  • Part of Speech: Verb
  • Meaning:
    a. to influence by trickery, flattery, etc.; mislead; delude
    b. to take away from by cheating or deceiving (usually followed by of)
    c. to charm or divert
    d. to pass (time) pleasantly
  • Synonyms: charm, captivate, enchant
  • Antonyms: bore, undeceive, repulse
  • Usage in a sentence: He was completely beguiled by her beauty.

2. Word: Levy (वसूल करना)

  • Pronunciation: lev-ee/ लेवी
  • Part of Speech: Noun/ Verb
  • Meaning:
    a. an imposing or collecting, as of a tax, by authority or force.
    b. the amount owed or collected.
    c. to impose (a tax):
    d. to seize or attach property by judicial order.
  • Synonyms: charge, impose, tariff
  • Antonyms: reward, slash, aid
  • Usage in a sentence: All incomes above the prescribed limit are subject to levy of income tax.

 3. Word: Precede (अग्रगामिता)

  • Pronunciation: प्रिसीड/ 
  • Part of Speech: Verb
  • Meaning: 
    a. come before in order or position.
    b. preface or introduce something with.
  • Synonyms: lead, introduce, direct, predate
  • Antonyms: follow, succeed, come after
  • Usage in a sentence: It would be helpful if you were to precede the report with an introduction.

4. WordDisguise (छलकपट)

  • Pronunciation: dis-gahyz/डिस्गाइज़
  • Part of Speech: Verb, Noun
  • Meaning: 
    a. give (someone or oneself) a different appearance in order to conceal one's identity. [Verb]
    b. a means of altering one's appearance to conceal one's identity. [Noun]
  • Synonyms: camouflage, concealment, impersonate
  • Antonyms: interpret, expose, reveal
  • Usage in a Sentence: The opera singer took off her disguise to reveal herself as an undercover agent.

5. Word: Erode (नष्ट करना)

  • Pronunciation: ih-rohd/ईरोड
  • Part of Speech: Verb
  • Meaning:
    a. gradually destroy or be gradually destroyed.
  • Synonyms: corrode, decay
  • Antonyms: construct, accentuate
  • Use in a Sentence: A bad justification will erode closeness.

6. Word: Constraint (प्रतिबन्ध)

  • Pronunciation: Cun-strain-t/ कन्स्ट्रेन्ट
  • Part of Speech: Noun
  • Meaning - a limitation or restriction
  • Synonyms - restriction, limitation
  • Antonyms - freedom, liberty
  • Usage in a sentence - The children showed a little constraint in the presence of the new teacher.

7. WordCrude (अशिष्ट/असंस्कृत)

  • Pronunciation: krood/क्रूड
  • Part of Speech: Adjective, Noun
  • Meaning:
    a. in a raw or unprepared state; unrefined or natural (Adjective)
    b. lacking in intellectual subtlety, etc.; rudimentary; undeveloped (Adjective)
    c. lacking finish, polish, or completeness (Adjective)
    d. lacking culture, refinement, tact, etc. (Adjective)
    e. undisguised; blunt (Adjective)
    f. Crude oil (Noun)
  • Synonyms: coarse, rude, rough, vulgar
  • Antonyms: classy, refined, decent
  • Usage in a sentence: They constructed a crude shelter from branches.

8. Word: Ripple (तरंगतरंगित करना)

  • Pronunciation: rip-uhl/ रिपल
  • Part of Speech: Noun, Verb
  • Meaning:
    a. a small wave or series of waves on the surface of water, especially as caused by a slight breeze or an object dropping into it. [Noun]
    b. (of a sound or feeling) spread through a person, group, or place. [Verb]
  • Synonyms: wave, corrugation, undulation
  • Usage in a sentence: The announcement sent a ripple of excitement through the crowd.

9. WordIntervene (हस्तक्षेप करना)

  • Pronunciation: in-ter-veen/ इन्टर्वीन
  • Part of Speech: Verb
  • Meaning: 
    a. take part in something so as to prevent or alter a result or course of events.
    b. occur in the time between events.
  • Synonyms: interfere, interpose, intercede, meddle
  • Antonyms: ignore, disregard, leave, avoid
  • Usage in a Sentence: The prisoner asked me to intervene with the authorities on his behalf.

10Word: Haste (तेज़ी)

  • Pronunciation: heyst/हेस्ट
  • Part of speech: Noun
  • Meaning
    a. swiftness of motion; speed; celerity
    b. urgent need of quick action; a hurry or rush 
    c. unnecessarily quick action; thoughtless, rash, or undue speed 
  • Synonyms: rush, hurry, speed, hustle
  • Antonyms: slowness, delay, sluggishness
  • Usage in a sentence: Unfortunately the report was prepared in haste and contained several inaccuracies.

The Hindu Newspaper Vocabulary-Based Exercises: 17th November, 2022

Based on the description of the words, we have some practice questions for you. Answer these questions in the comments section. Our team will review them at the earliest!

Exercise 1. Make your own Sentences.

Here are some of the words from the above article. Try to frame sentences from them in your own words and share them with us in the comments section!

  • Haste
  • Constraint
  • Disguise
  • Levy
  • Precede

Exercise 2: Match the columns.

SR No.WordSynonym

Share your answers in the comment section. 

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You can also check the wordlist articles for the previous days from the link below: Daily Hindu Editorial Vocabulary Wordlist:16th November, 2022


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