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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
Reeling
(Verb)
Wind something on to a reel by turning the reel.
  • Stagger
  • Lurch
  • Sway
  • Rock
“He punched Connolly in the ear, sending him reeling”
Obligations
(Noun)
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”
Undeniably
(Adverb)
unable to be denied or disputed.
  • Indisputable, ,
  • Indubitable
  • Unquestionable
“It is an undeniable fact that some dogs are easier to train than others”
Tremendous
(Adjective)
Very great in amount, scale, or intensity.
  • Very great
  • Huge
  • Enormous
  • Immense
  • Colossal
  • Massive
“Penny put in a tremendous amount of time”
Pervasive
(Adjective)
(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
Persistent
(Adjective)
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”
Sobering
(Adjective)
Tending to make one thoughtful or sober
  • Creating a more serious
  • Sensible
  • or Solemn mood
“A sobering thought”
Irrevocably
(Adverb)
In a way that cannot be changed, reversed, or recovered.
  • Irreversible
  • Unrectifiable
  • Irremediable
  • Irreparable
“my life changed irrevocably in an instant”
Uninhabitable
(Adjective)
(of a place) Unsuitable for living in.
  • Habitable,
  • Livable (also liveable)
“The house had been declared uninhabitable”
Ratified
(Verb)
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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