Peculiar

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Peculiar

  • (adj) different to what is normal or expected; strange. “he gave her some very peculiar looks”
  • (adj) slightly and indefinably unwell. “I felt a little peculiar for a while”
  • (adj) particular; special. “any attempt to explicate the theme is bound to run into peculiar difficulties”
  • (adj) belonging exclusively to. “some languages are peculiar to one region”
  • (noun) a parish or church exempt from the jurisdiction of the diocese in which it lies, and subject to the direct jurisdiction of the monarch or an archbishop. “deans and canons of royal peculiars, notably Westminster Abbey and Windsor”

Peculiar meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • अजीब, असामान्य, विचित्र, निराला, खास, विशेष, व्यक्तिगत, बीमार

Peculiar origin

  • late Middle English (in the sense ‘particular’): from Latin peculiaris ‘of private property’, from peculium‘property’, from pecu ‘cattle’ (cattle being private property). The sense ‘strange’ dates from the early 17th century.

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

  • Opinion: The peculiar Indian curse of ‘first-class first’, As the Indian team, the tournament favourite, exited the cricket World Cup after losing to New Zealand, Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted …
  • Mumbai: Fines for cattle on roads to rise 300%, MUMBAI: To a traveller, the one peculiar constant on the Indian landscape is the presence of cattle on our roads. BMC has now decided to take …
  • Kodaikanal’s ‘hill garlic’ gets GI tag, As for its uniqueness, the application said: “Kodaikanal Hill Garlic is very peculiar than other varieties cultivated throughout India. The pungent …
  • Chandrayaan-2: a successful launch will give India a strategic …, This is India’s second lunar moon mission, and includes a lunar orbiter, a lander (Vikram), … We really need to address these peculiar lacunae.
  • The peculiar case of illegal encroachments in Mumbai and snail’s .., The Dongri building collapse which claimed 13 lives and injured 25 people on Tuesday is still fresh in the minds of people. Maharashtra Chief …

Peculiar pronunciation


Queer

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Queer

  • (adj) strange; odd. “she had a queer feeling that they were being watched”
  • (adj) slightly ill. “he was feeling rather queer”
  • (adj) denoting or relating to a sexuaor gender identity that does not correspond to established ideas of sexuality and gender, especially heterosexual norms. “queer geek culture has featured gay themes since the 1980s”
  • (noun) a homosexual man.
  • (verb) spoil or ruin (an agreement, event, or situation). “Reg didn’t want someone meddling and queering the deal at the last minute”

Queer meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • समलैंगिक आदमी, विचित्रता, समलैंगिक, विचित्र, अजीब

Queer origin

  • early 16th century: considered to be from German quer ‘oblique, perverse’, but the origin is doubtful.

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

  • We Asked Queer Indians How They First Learned About Sex, In India, learning about the birds and the bees can be a conflicting experience. On one hand, there’s the uncomfortable coughing and red-faced …
  • Queer literature in India: Son, are you Mohanaswamy?, There is a lack of queer literature in Indian languages, he said, adding that it was a sorely needed category. This is true. Hours of research later, …
  • Campuses in the city fight the queer taboo, During the Pride Month, we conducted a queer filmmaking workshop ….. The cricketer was also surprised to know that former Indian cricketer …
  • Not my fault I was born gay: 19-year-old commits suicide over …, People in India do not like that, read the Facebook post. Please … Speaking to the New Indian Express, C Moulee, founder of Queer Chennai …
  • TLI Explains: The Origin Of LGBT Movements & The Term ‘Queer‘, In recent years, many countries including India have recognized third gender and homosexuals which were the result of many different …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Queer

  • queer is similar to weird which also means STRANGE.
  • To stand in a QUEUE for bEER is utterly strange.

Queer pronunciation


Dodgy

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Dodgy

  • (adj) dishonest or unreliable. “a dodgy second-hand car salesman”
  • (adj) potentially dangerous. “activities like these could be dodgy for your heart”
  • (adj) of low quality. “Spurs’ dodgy defence had thrown away a 2-0 lead”

Dodgy meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • कठिन, कपटी, कुटिल, कुशल, खतरनाक, छली, धोखेबाजीपूर्ण, मक्कार, धूर्ततापूर्ण

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

  • A dodgy database casts further doubt on India’s GDP statistics. That throws fresh doubt on India’s GDP figures, which have drawn … The new database may be dodgy, but the old sources had flaws too.
  • Begining of an END?, We cannot recall if polls in India were ever a sort of performance …. consider the prospects of a leader who has a dodgy understanding of radio …
  • Dodgy drug distributors are actively targeting Aussies to buy study pills …, Dodgy drug distributors are actively targeting Aussies to buy study pills … India’s Sun Pharmaceutical is a major producer of modafinil sold …
  • CSMT Bridge Collapse: Dodgy contractors kept it in the family, It’s a tale of administrative wheels greased so well that no matter if a firm is blacklisted or penalised, it will still find a way to win crucial contracts ..
  • LTT still overrun by criminals, dodgy auto, taxi drivers, MUMBAI: Lokmanya Tilak Terminus (LTT) appears to be the worst face that Mumbai can present to visitors to the city. The dingy and dimly lit …

Dodgy pronunciation


Gruesome

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gruesome meaning in Hindi

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

Gruesome

  • (adj) causing repulsion or horror; grisly;“the most gruesome murder”

Gruesome meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • कुरूप, डरावना, भयंकर, भयानक, भीषण, वीभत्स

Gruesome Origin

  • late 16th century: from Scots grue ‘to feel horror, shudder’ (of Scandinavian origin) + -some1. Rare before the late 18th century, the word was popularized by Sir Walter Scott.

Gruesome in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Gruesome Images Soon To Adorn Cigarette Packs.
  • City businessman survives gruesome E-way accident.
  • Gruesome footage shows prison inmate wrapped in carpet, gagged and burned alive during jail riot.
  • Kenya police accused of ‘gruesome violence’ in Nairobi.
  • Police: Dad kills kids, wife in gruesome Hawaii triple murder.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of gruesome

  • gruesome ~ cruelsome

Gruesome Pronunciation

Grisly

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grisly meaning in Hindi

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

Grisly

  • (adj) causing horror or disgust; “the town was shaken by a series of grisly crimes”

Grisly (ग्रिस्ली) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • क्रूर, डरावना, डरावनी, भयानक, विकट

Grisly Origin

  • Old English grislic ‘terrifying’, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch griezelig.

Grisly in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Three men sentenced to death over grisly murder in Saudi Arabia.
  • Grisly details emerge on student sexual assault in Dietrich.
  • Two dead in grisly Nyamira accident.
  • Grisly Killing of Family of 8 in Ohio Was ‘Preplanned Execution’.
  • Pregnant woman dies in grisly Kandara accident.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of grisly

  • grisly ~ grease muh pei gis gis ke grisly murder kar diya

Grisly Pronunciation