Daily Hindu Editorial Vocabulary Wordlist: 6th October, 2023

By Shruti Kapoor|Updated : October 6th, 2023

Daily updated The Hindu Editorial vocabulary words with their meanings dated 6th October, 2023, are important for Bank, SSC, Railway & IAS exams. At BYJU’S Exam Prep, our Series is named "Daily Hindu Editorial Vocabulary Words List: 6th October, 2023, " to shape up your vocabulary from the newspaper wordlist.

With the help of a daily wordlist from the Hindu newspaper of 6th October, 2023our aim is to help you completely understand the commonly used words with their meanings, pronunciations, synonyms, antonyms, proper use in sentences, etc. Today's the Hindu newspaper contains important vocabulary words. which can be downloaded from the monthly PDF of The Hindu Editorial Vocabulary to strengthen your preparation.

Important Vocabulary from The Hindu Editorial: 6th October, 2023

1. WordDerail (अवपथन)

  • Pronunciation: dee-reyl/डीरेल
  • Part of Speech: Verb
  • Meaning: obstruct (a process) by diverting it from its intended course.
  • Synonyms: dissuade, divert
  • Antonyms: assist, encourage, improve
  • Usage in a Sentence: That incident could derail the entire process.

2. Word: Bigotry (कट्टरता)

  • Pronunciationbig-uh-tree/ बिगट्री 
  • Part of Speech: Noun
  • Meaning: intolerance towards those who hold different opinions from oneself.
  • Synonyms: intolerance, prejudice, fanaticism, discrimination
  • Antonyms: tolerance, fairness, forbearance, impartiality
  • Usage in a Sentence:  He once called liberalism a form of bigotry, but he did not particularly mind being called a bigot himself.

 3Word: Vigilante (निगरानी समिति सदस्य)

  • Pronunciation: vij-uh-lan-tee
  • Part of Speech: Noun
  • Meaning: a member of a self-appointed group of citizens who undertake law enforcement in their community without legal authority, typically because the legal agencies are thought to be inadequate.
  • Synonyms: guard, watchmen, avenger
  • Antonyms: endangerer, assailer, ransomer
  • Usage in a Sentence: The growth of such vigilante gangs has worried community leaders, police and politicians.

4. Word: Heckle (सवालों से बात काटना)

  • Pronunciation: hek-uhl/ हेकल 
  • Part of Speech: Verb, Noun
  • Meaning:
    a. interrupt (a public speaker) with derisive or aggressive comments or abuse. (Verb)
    b. a heckling comment. (Noun)
  • Synonyms: harass, bother, tease, torment
  • Antonyms: encourage, promote, support
  • Usage in a Sentence: A small group of youths stayed behind to heckle the new student.

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5. Word: Pander (दलाली करना)

  • Pronunciation: pan-der
  • Part of Speech: Verb/Noun
  • Meaning:
    a. a person who furnishes clients for a prostitute or supplies persons
    b. a person who caters to or profits from the weaknesses or vices of others
    c. a go-between in amorous intrigues
    d. to act as a pander
  • Synonyms: procure, gratify, indulge, ponce
  • Antonyms: refuse, dissatisfy, refuse
  • Usage in a sentence: But, his films did not follow a template or pander to masses.

6. Word: Paranoia (पागलपन)

  • Pronunciation: par-uh-noi-uh
  • Part of speech: Noun
  • Meaning: a mental condition characterized by delusions of persecution, unwarranted jealousy, or exaggerated self-importance, typically worked into an organized system
  • Synonyms: insanity, mania, irrational suspicion
  • Antonyms: sanity, comprehension, judiciousness
  • Usage in a sentence: Jake kept his money under his mattress because of his paranoia about crooked bankers.

7. Word: Coerce (बलपूर्वक रोकना/मजबूर करना)

  • Pronunciation: koh-urs/कोअर्स
  • Part of Speech: Verb
  • Meaning: 
    a. to persuade someone forcefully to do something that they are unwilling to do
  • Synonyms: force, compel, pressure, push
  • Antonyms: allow, admit, quit, agree
  • Usage in a sentence: The court heard that the six defendants had been coerced into making a confession.

8. Word: Sundry (नानाविध)

  • Pronunciationsuhn-dree/ सन्ड्री
  • Part of Speech: Adjective, Noun
  • Meaning:
    a. of various kinds; several. (Adjective)
    b. various items not important enough to be mentioned individually. (Noun)
  • Synonyms:  various, varied, miscellaneous, assorted, mixed, diverse
  • Antonyms: individual, singular, separate
  • Usage in a sentence: Clearly, these people seek you out for various and sundry reasons.

9. Word: Capitulate (आत्मसमर्पण करना)

  • Pronunciation: kuh-pich-uh-leyt/कपिचूलिट
  • Part of Speech: Verb
  • Meaning: cease to resist an opponent or an unwelcome demand; yield.
  • Synonyms: surrender, give in, yield, defeat
  • Antonyms: conquer, fight, defend
  • Usage in a Sentence: We will never capitulate to pressure from outside.

10. Phrase: Dog whistle (धूर्त संकेत करना)

  • Pronunciation: dawg-hwis-uhl/डॉग-विसल 
  • Part of speech: Noun
  • Meaning:
    a. a subtly aimed political message which is intended for, and can only be understood by, a particular demographic group
  • Synonyms: subtext, signal, veiled message
  • Usage in a sentence: Hardcore comedy devotees pick up on the joke like a dog whistle.

The Hindu Newspaper Vocabulary Based Exercises: 6th October, 2023

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!

  • derail
  • bigotry
  • vigilante 
  • heckle
  • pander
Exercise 2: Match the columns.
SR No.WordSynonym
2dog whistlesurrender

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: 5th October, 2023


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