Gauge

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Gauge

  • (noun) an instrument that measures and gives a visual display of the amount, level, or contents of something. “a fuel gauge”
  • (noun) a tool for checking whether something conforms to a desired dimension. “mark out the details of the angled surfaces with a knife and gauge”
  • (noun) a means of estimating something. “emigration is perhaps the best gauge of public unease”
  • (noun) the thickness, size, or capacity of something, especially as a standard measure.
  • (noun) the diameter of a wire, fibre, tube, etc. “a fine 0.018-inch gauge wire”
  • (noun) a measure of the diameter of a gun barrel, or of its ammunition, expressed as the number of spherical pieces of shot of the same diameter as the barrel that can be made from 1 lb (454 g) of lead. “a 12-gauge shotgun”
  • (noun) the thickness of sheet metal or plastic. “500-gauge polythene”
  • (noun) the distance between the rails of a line of railway track. “the line was laid to a gauge of 2 ft 9 ins”
  • (noun) the position of a sailing ship to windward ( the weather gage ) or leeward ( the lee gage ) of another. “the French fleet was heavily outnumbered but had the weather gage”
  • (verb) estimate or determine the amount, level, or volume of. “astronomers can gauge the star’s intrinsic brightness”
  • (verb) judge or assess (a situation, mood, etc.). “she was unable to gauge his mood”
  • (verb) measure the dimensions of (an object) with a gauge. “when dry the assemblies can be gauged exactly”

Gauge meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • नापना, मापना, माप, आंकना, मानदंड, गेज, नाप, मापक, भाँपना, अनुमान, एक सा करना, ठीक-ठीक नापना, नाप, पट्टी का झीना कपड़ा, पैमाना, पैमाना बनाना, मापना, रेल की लाइन का अन्तर, विस्तार

Gauge origin

  • Middle English (denoting a standard measure): from Old French gauge (noun), gauger (verb), variant of Old Northern French jauge (noun), jauger (verb), of unknown origin.

Gauge in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)

  • India Services Gauge Remains in Contraction Zone in October, India’s main services index signaled a contraction for a second straight month, the weakest stretch since 2017, amid a prolonged economic …
  • RB enters male grooming category in India with hair removal …, “Male grooming is a big trend among Indian consumers who are … from online searches to gauge demand for such products in the market.
  • Kartarpur corridor: Pakistan adopting uncooperative attitude, … Sahib gurudwara in Pakistan, India was looking at sending an advance team to gauge the arrangements made, the person cited above said. ,
  • India to work with China, Pakistan to gauge impact of climate …, To better gauge the impact of climate change on the Hindu Kush mountains, which includes the Himalayas, and spruce up data-gathering, the …
  • Indian businesses buoyant about growth amid global …, According to the report, 96% of companies surveyed in India are … The gauge contracted by 5.2% in September from a growth of 4.3% in the …

Gauge pronunciation

How to Pronounce Gauge

Ward

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Ward

  • (noun) a separate room in a hospital, typically one allocated to a particular type of patient. “a children’s ward”
  • (noun) an administrative division of a city or borough that typically elects and is represented by a councillor or councillors. “the second most marginal ward in Westminster”
  • (noun) a child or young person under the care and control of a guardian appointed by their parents or a court. “for the last three years, the boy has been my ward”
  • (noun) the state of being in the care of a guardian. “the ward and care of the Crown”
  • (noun) any of the internal ridges or bars in a lock which prevent the turning of any key which does not have grooves of corresponding form or size.
  • (noun) the action of keeping a lookout for danger. “I saw them keeping ward at one of those huge gates”
  • (noun) an area of ground enclosed by the encircling walls of a fortress or castle.
  • (verb) admit (a patient) to a hospital ward. “the last of the accident victims was warded”
  • (verb) guard; protect. “it was his duty to ward the king”

Ward meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • प्रतिपाल्य, निगरानी, आश्रित, रोगीकक्ष, वार्ड, रक्षा करना, संरक्षित

Ward origin

  • Old English weard (in ward (sense 5 of the noun), also ‘body of guards’), weardian ‘keep safe, guard’, of Germanic origin; reinforced in Middle English by Old Northern French warde (noun), warder (verb) ‘guard’.

Ward our in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)

  • India’s last polio ward, 4013, possibly India’s only wards dedicated to treating men and women affected by polio. It has been five years since WHO declared the …
  • The Shrinking Space for Scientific Temper in India Is Worrying, We should celebrate India’s constitutional provision for the scientific temper … flowers flowers, coconut and lemons, purportedly to ward off evil.
  • Kashmiris’ situation is unsustainable: German Chancellor Merkel, … Chancellor Angela Merkel told reporters accompanying her India trip. … Security officer of the ward filed a complaint at the Shivaji Park police …
  • Which is India’s greenest metro?, Yet, among India’s six metros Delhi is already the greenest. …. Our analysis, though, suggests that most of India’s wards fail to meet the World …
  • Halloween Unable To Gain Popularity In India. Some Possible …, … so they started lighting bonfires and wearing costumes to ward off the … In India, festival celebrations are bright, colourful and cheery,” social …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Ward 

  • Ward and guard sound similar…you ward off something that is evil or bad, similarly you guard yourself against the evil.
  • the warden was awarded for warding off war in the ward!

Ward pronunciation

Ward pronunciation and definition

Ambit

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Ambit

  • (noun) the scope, extent, or bounds of something. “a full discussion of this complex issue was beyond the ambit of one book”

Ambit meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • क्षेत्र, चक्र, परिधि, मंडल, विस्तार, सीमा

Ambit origin

  • late Middle English (in the sense ‘precincts, environs’): from Latin ambitus ‘circuit’, from ambire ‘go round’.

Ambit in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)

  • Chhattisgarh Cabinet expands scope, ambit of welfare schemes, Baghel has also written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi requesting him to include Chhattisgarh Forest Rights Acts leaseholders under the …
  • ‘Bring J&K Bank under RTI ambit‘, Srinagar: Jammu & Kashmir Right to Information Movement (RTIM) on Wednesday demanded that J&K Bank should be brought under RTI …
  • Ambit exits ARC business, sells stake to Emso, Eight Capital, Mint reported in September 2018 that Ambit Capital was looking to sell its stake in its asset reconstruction joint venture with J.C. Flowers and …
  • Govt. puts IGNOU out of the ambit of UGC regulations, Govt. puts IGNOU out of the ambit of UGC regulations … to seek approval of the respective regulators, including All India Council for Technical …
  • PM’s 1st decision aids families of all martyrs, Extending the NDF’s ambit to include wards of state police officers who … “Our government’s first decision dedicated to those who protect India.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Ambit

  • sounds like I’M+ BID …people only bid on their area of interest(the team they like)..
  • i+AM+BIT…i m bit by a snake on my left knee.. quickly act on this specific area..

Ambit pronunciation

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