Daily Hindu Editorial Vocabulary Wordlist: 9th March, 2023

By Shruti Kapoor|Updated : March 9th, 2023

Daily updated The Hindu Editorial vocabulary words with their meanings dated 9th March, 2023 are important for Bank, SSC, Railway & IAS exams. At BYJU’S Exam Prep, our Series is named "Daily Hindu Editorial Vocabulary Words List: 9th March, 2023 " to shape up your vocabulary from the newspaper wordlist.

With the help of a daily wordlist from the Hindu newspaper of 9th March, 2023 our 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: 9th March, 2023

1. Word: Spike (भेदना)

  • Pronunciation: spahyk/ स्पाइक
  • Part of Speech: Noun, Verb
  • Meaning: 
    a. a thin, pointed piece of metal, wood, or another rigid material. [Noun]
    b. impale on or pierce with a sharp point. [Verb]
  • Synonyms: spear, pin, impale, fasten
  • Antonyms: detach, release, unfasten, loosen
  • Usage in a Sentence: The murder weapon was a frozen spike and it melted in the steam room.

2. Word: Rigorous (कठोर)

  • Pronunciation: rig-er-uh s/रिगरस
  • Part of Speech: Adjective
  • Meaning: 

        a. extremely thorough and careful.

        b. (of a rule, system, etc.) strictly applied or adhered to.

  • Synonyms: strict, precise
  • Antonyms: flexible, negligent
  • Use in a Sentence: The man is rigorous in his control of expenditure.

3. WordArbitrary (इच्छाधीन)

  • Pronunciation: ahr-bi-trer-ee?आर्बिट्रेरी 
  • Part of Speech: Adjective
  • Meaning: based on random choice or personal whim, rather than any reason or system.
  • Synonyms: irrational, inconsistent, freakish
  • Antonyms: reasonable, circumspect, objective
  • Use in a Sentence: Her supposition was arbitrary, based on no valid proof. 

 4. WordMoribund (अन्त के करीब)

  • Pronunciation: mawr-uh-buhnd/मॉरबन्ड
  • Part of Speech: Adjective
  • Meaning: 

         a. (of a person) at the point of death. 

         b. (of a thing) in terminal decline; lacking vitality or vigour.

  • Synonyms: dying, stagnant, weak
  • Antonyms: alive, fresh
  • Use in a Sentence: The region's heavy industry is still inefficient and moribund.

5. Word: Meagre (अत्यल्प)

  • Pronunciationmee-ger/ मीगर
  • Part of Speech: Adjective
  • Meaning:
    a. (of something provided or available) lacking in quantity or quality.
    b. (of a person or animal) lean; thin.
  • Synonyms: poor, scanty, inadequate, insufficient, lean
  • Antonyms: ample, bountiful, bounteous, abundant
  • Usage in a Sentence: If you have to manage on meagre resources, you will cope well.

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6. Word: Infusion (संचार)

  • Pronunciation: in-fyoo-zhuh n/इन्फ्यूश़न
  • Part of Speech: Noun
  • Meaning: the introduction of a new element or quality into something.
  • Synonyms: extract, blend
  • Antonyms: exclusion, deletion
  • Use in a Sentence: She brought a tremendous infusion of support to the people.

7. Word: Escalate (बढ़ाना)

  • Pronunciation: es-kuh-leyt/ एस्कलैट
  • Part of Speech: Verb
  • Meaning: increase rapidly, make or become more intense or serious.
  • Synonyms: intensify, heighten
  • Antonyms: diminish, abbreviate
  • Usage in a Sentence: The conflict could escalate rapidly into a full-scale war.

8. Word: Feasible (व्यवहार्य)

  • Pronunciationfee-zuh-buh l/ फीज़बल
  • Part of Speech: Adjective
  • Meaning
    a. possible to do easily or conveniently.
    b. likely; probable.
  • Synonyms: possible, practicable, workable, viable
  • Antonyms: impossible, unsustainable, unfeasible, impractical
  • Usage in a sentence: The government has now made it feasible for tourists to spend as long as a month in the country.

9. Word: Enforcement (प्रचलन)

  • Pronunciation: en-fawrs-muh nt/एन्फोर्स्मन्ट
  • Part of Speech: Noun
  • Meaning: the act of compelling observance of or compliance with a law, rule, or obligation. 
  • Synonyms:  imposition, implementation
  • Antonyms: dismissal, expiration
  • Use in a Sentence: The doctors want stricter enforcement of existing laws.

10. Word: Inevitable (अनिवार्य)

  • Pronunciation: in-ev-i-tuh-buh l/ इनेविटबल
  • Part of Speech: Adjective, Noun
  • Meaning:
    a. certain to happen; unavoidable. [Adjective]
    b. a situation that is unavoidable. [Noun]
  • Synonyms: unavoidable, necessary, ineluctable
  • Antonyms: avoidable, preventable, evitable
  • Usage in a sentence: Accidents are the inevitable result of driving too fast.

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The Hindu Newspaper Vocabulary Based Exercises: 9th March, 2023

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!

  • spike
  • rigorous
  • arbitrary
  • moribund
  • meagre

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: 7th March, 2023


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