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In order to facilitate better understanding of English news headlines, some newspapers headlines more for a rainy day: aid=assist (help, assistance), alter=changeormodify (changed), ask=inquire (ask) assail=denounce (condemned), axe=dismiss\reduce (fire, decrease) BA...
In order to facilitate better understanding of English news headlines, some newspapers headlines more for a rainy day:
Aid=assist (help, aid) alter=change or modify (change) ask=inquire (ask) assail=denounce (condemned), axe=dismiss\reduce (fire, decrease) balk=impede (hinder) ban=prohibit   or forbid (forbidden) bar=prevent (prevent, Block) bare=expose or reveal (exposed, and **last=explode (explosion) begin=commence (start) bid=attempt (work) bilk=cheat (cheat) bolt=desert or abandon (give) boost=increase increase (improve) check=examine (check) claim=ause the death of... (Take away ... ... Life) clash=disagree strong1y (in case of disagreement, the dispute) curb=control or restrict (control) dip=decline or decrease (down) ease=lessen (ease, ease) Flay=criticize (criticism), foil=prevent from (blocked to prevent) gut=destroy (destroy) head= Direct (led) hold=arrest (arrest) laud=praise (praise) lop=diminish (down, decrease) map=work out (develop) mark=celebrate (celebration) mull=consider (consideration) NAB = arrest (arrest) NIP = defeat (to beat) end = terminate (end stop) Flay = Criticize (criticism) flout = insult (insult) Grill = investigate (research) head=direct (led) lop=diminish (down, decrease)