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Current Affairs Vocabulary Day 118

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Current Affairs Vocabulary Day 118

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A Newspaper is a printed or online publication that provides readers with news and articles i.e. the current affairs of a country and the world. Current Affairs play a prominent role in several government related recruitment exams in India. To better understand the current state of affairs, a candidate should acquire rich vocabulary primarily used by editors and publications of newspaper articles and editorials. SPLessons has made an effort to provide a comprehensive list of commonly used words in newspaper articles and editorials. Current Affairs Vocabulary Day 118 provides the readers with a collection of useful vocabulary for newspapers.

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Word Definition Synonyms Usage
Wind something on to a reel by turning the reel.
  • Stagger
  • Lurch
  • Sway
  • Rock
“He punched Connolly in the ear, sending him reeling”
An act or course of action to which a person is morally or legally bound; a duty or commitment.
  • Duty
  • Commitment
  • Responsibility
“I have an obligation to look after her”
unable to be denied or disputed.
  • Indisputable, ,
  • Indubitable
  • Unquestionable
“It is an undeniable fact that some dogs are easier to train than others”
Very great in amount, scale, or intensity.
  • Very great
  • Huge
  • Enormous
  • Immense
  • Colossal
  • Massive
“Penny put in a tremendous amount of time”
(especially of an unwelcome influence or physical effect) Spreading widely throughout an area or a group of people.
  • Prevalent
  • Penetrating
  • Pervading
  • Permeating
“Ageism is pervasive and entrenched in our society”

Word Definition Synonyms Usage
continuing firmly or obstinately in an opinion or course of action in spite of difficulty or opposition.
  • Tenacious
  • Tersevering
  • Determined
  • Resolute
“Persistent rain will affect many areas”
Tending to make one thoughtful or sober
  • Creating a more serious
  • Sensible
  • or Solemn mood
“A sobering thought”
In a way that cannot be changed, reversed, or recovered.
  • Irreversible
  • Unrectifiable
  • Irremediable
  • Irreparable
“my life changed irrevocably in an instant”
(of a place) Unsuitable for living in.
  • Habitable,
  • Livable (also liveable)
“The house had been declared uninhabitable”
Sign or give formal consent to (a treaty, contract, or agreement), making it officially valid.
  • Confirm
  • Cpprove
  • Sanction
  • Endorse
“Both countries were due to ratify the treaty by the end of the year”

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