The Hindu Editorial (Imitation registry) – Jul 02, 2019

The Hindu Editorial (Imitation registry) – Jul 02, 2019

Nagaland is following on the footsteps of its western neighbour, Assam, in the task of setting up a Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland (RIIN). For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. Below is today’s word list-1 for The Hindu Editorial (Imitation registry) – Jul 02, 2019.

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Today’s word list-1 for The Hindu Editorial (Imitation registry) – Jul 02, 2019:

  1. take note (phrase) – pay attention, take into consideration, watch.
  2. minefield (noun) – a situation with unknown dangers.
  3. follow in someone’s footsteps (phrase) – do something as another person did it before.
  4. indigenous (adjective) – native/local, original, domestic.
  5. inhabitant (noun) – native community, local people, (permanent) resident/dweller.
  6. variant (noun) – variation, development, adaptation, revision.
  7. decidedly (adverb) – distinctly, clearly/markedly, definitely.
  8. so far (phrase) – until now, up to the present, up to this point.
  9. unfold (verb) – develop, evolve, happen, take place/occur.
  10. considerably (adverb) – greatly, very much, significantly/markedly, noticeably. 
  11. demography (noun) – the statistical study/structure of populations, especially human beings.
  12. turn out (phrasal verb) – transpire, emerge; happen/occur.
  13. filter out (phrasal verb) – to selectively remove part of something.
  14. indeed (adverb) – truly, actually, surely.
  15. curb (noun) – check, restrain, limitation/restriction.
  16. on the ground (phrase) – in a situation/place where things are happening really/practically.
  17. volatile (adjective) – unpredictable/unsettled, variable, turbulent/tense.
  18. enterprise (noun) – activity, operation, exercise/venture.
  19. ultimately (adverb) – eventually, in the end, essentially.
  20. imply (verb) – say indirectly, suggest, hint.
  21. deportation (noun) – expulsion/expelling, banishment, exile.
  22. deepen (verb) – increase, intensify, escalate.
  23. fault-line (noun) – a divisive issue, difference of opinion.
  24. render (verb) – make, cause to be, represent.
  25. humane (noun) – compassionate, generous; socially concerned.
  26. in-built (adjective) – inherent, intrinsic, native.
  27. divisive (adjective) – alienating/isolating, disharmonious, discordant.
  28. posture (noun) – attitude, standpoint, approach.
  29. keen (adjective) – eager, wishing, determined.
  30. emotive (adjective) – sensitive, emotional, delicate.
  31. unfold (verb) – develop, happen, take place.
  32. drive (verb) – prompt, propel, spur.


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