The Hindu Editorial Vocabulary – September 9, 2020 (Download Free PDF)


The Hindu Editorial Vocabulary September 9, 2020

The Hindu newspaper is treated like a holy book by the aspirants of different competitive exams like SSC, Banking, UPSC and other exams. Toppers and experts suggest aspirants to read The Hindu Editorial section and note down the Important vocabulary to enhance It.

In this article we are going to provide you  The Hindu Vocabulary with list of difficult worlds from The Hindu Editorials.

The Hindu Editorial Vocabulary

The Hindu Editorial Vocabulary

Appropriate strategy: On India banning more China apps

Whatever the threat from Chinese apps, India needs a better approach to tech regulation
The blocking of a hundred more Chinese mobile applications suggests that the Indian government, not for the first time in recent months, wants to make it amply clear that it will not shy away from leveraging its position as a massive market for technology in dealing with potentially dangerous geopolitical issues.

Since June, when border tensions between India and China turned ugly, the government has till now stepped in thrice to block many Chinese applications in one go. In the latest such decision, on Wednesday, it blocked 118 apps, including the widely popular gaming app, PUBG, as well as WeChat Work and Baidu, owing to these being “prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of India, security of State and public order”.

Over 200 Chinese apps, which were accessed by millions of Indian users, have been blocked in all till date. The decision has been taken based on several complaints, a press release said, of these apps “stealing and surreptitiously transmitting users’ data in an unauthorized manner to servers which have locations outside India”.

It could be argued that loss of access to the Indian market will sharply affect the ambitions of the Internet giants emerging from China, but it remains to be seen if this tech-side intervention is effective as a counter in a geopolitical fight. Also, how far can India go to keep the Chinese players, who are well entrenched in the global tech supply chain, off the Indian market without prejudicing its own growth?

For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. Below is today’s word list for The Hindu Editorial (A golden moment).

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Sr. No. Word Meaning Hindi Meaning
1 amply (adverb) sufficiently, satisfactorily, (more than) enough. पर्याप्त रूप से
2 leverage (verb) use, make use of, utilize (to maximum gain). लाभ उठाना
3 potentially (adverb) likely, may be, possibly, probably. संभवतः
4 geopolitical (adjective) territorial. भूराजनीतिक
5 prejudicial (adjective) detrimental, damaging, harmful, disadvantageous, counterproductive. हानिकारक
6 sovereignty (noun) authority, supreme power, domination. साम्राज्य, आधिपत्य
7 integrity (noun) unity, solidarity, togetherness. अखंडता
8 defence (noun) protection, shielding, safeguarding; security. बचाव, रक्षा
9 surreptitiously (adverb) secretively, secretly, stealthily, furtively, covertly, clandestinely. गुप्त-रूप से
10 unauthorized (adjective) unofficial, unwarranted, unapproved. अनधिकृत
11 counter (noun) answer, remedy, solution (to an argument/criticism). प्रत्युत्तर
12 entrenched (adjective) ingrained, established, embedded. आरोपित हुआ
13 prejudice (verb) damage, spoil, impair, undermine, compromise. क्षति पहुंचाना, बिगाड़ना
14 invoke (verb) cite, refer to, adduce. आह्वान
15 uphold (verb) confirm, ratify, vindicate, validate. पुष्टि करना
16 compliance (noun) conformity, observation, adherence. अनुसार
17 dire (adjective) urgent, desperate, pressing, crying, serious. अत्यंत, ख़ौफ़नाक
18 aspiration (noun) ambition, goal, desire, hope, wish. लालसा
19 ironically (adverb) paradoxically, unexpectedly, strangely. व्यंग्यपूर्ण ढंग से
20 unleash (verb) let loose, release, set free. छोड़ना
21 move (noun) action, measure, deed. उपाय


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