Punitive

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Punitive meaning in Hindi

Punitive Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary

Punitive

  • (adj) inflicting or intended as punishment; “he called for punitive measures against the Eastern bloc”
  • (adj) (of a tax or other charge) extremely high; “the government plans to announce punitive taxes on imports”

Punitive (प्यूनटिव / प्यूनिटिव) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • दंडात्मक, दण्ड संबंधी

Punitive Origin

  • early 17th century: from French punitif, -ive or medieval Latin punitivus, from Latin punit- ‘punished’, from the verb punire (see punish).

Punitive in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Punitive action: Imtiaz store to stay closed for 6 hours every day. Decision made due to massive traffic jams caused by shoppers.
  • The administration has, finally, decided to take punitive action against cattle owners if their cows, buffaloes, goats are seen bathing in the lake.
  • According to him, it is prudent that the government rolls out punitive measures to deter people from displaying bad environmental practices.
  • A federal jury on May 23 awarded $6,128.39 in compensatory damages and $2.5 million in punitive damages to David M. Daugherty of Vienna.
  • The federal government is considering punitive tax measures against non-filers of income tax returns in the federal budget.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of punitive

  • punitive ~ punish

Punitive Pronunciation

Ascetic

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Ascetic meaning with meme

Ascetic Vocab Meme +1 Vocabulary Word to your Word list

Ascetic [uh-set-ik]

  • (adjective) practicing great self-denial ; “ascetic practices”,”ascetic existence”
  • (noun) someone who practices self denial as a spiritual discipline

Ascetic (असेटिक) meaning in Hindi

  • संन्यासी (m),आत्मसंयमी,तपस्वी,यति (f)

Ascetic word usage in recent news (Ascetic in a sentence)

  • According to his brother-in-law, Mr Abreu leads an almost ascetic life with books his only belongings.
  • A new generation, nostalgic for nationalism, saw in Anna an avatar of nationalism and its patently ascetic style.
  • Around 30 years later another Indian ascetic named Bodhidharma arrived and spent nine years meditating in a nearby cave
  • Hundreds of sanyasis and sadhus, who have been leadingascetic lives for decades in this world famous temple town seeking spiritual solace.
  • The texts of our tradition are not only ascetic and spiritual but also celebrate the sensual and erotic.

Mnemonic trick to remember Ascetic meaning

  • sounds like acetic acid, remember acetic acid(vinegar)i.e., sour in taste, one who has made is life sour in taste, i.e., away from pleasures for religious purposes.                                                                                                          – by nikhilparasher

How to pronounce ascetic

Watch BBC: Extreme Pilgrim – Ascetic Christianity