Surge

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Surge

  • (noun) a sudden powerful forward or upward movement, especially by a crowd or by a natural force such as the tide. “flooding caused by tidal surges”
  • (noun) a sudden large increase, typically a temporary one. “the firm predicted a 20% surge in sales”
  • (noun) a major deployment of military forces to reinforce those already in a particular area.
  • (noun) a powerful rush of an emotion or feeling. “Sophie felt a surge of anger”
  • (noun) a sudden marked increase in voltage or current in an electric circuit.
  • (verb) (of a crowd or a natural force) move suddenly and powerfully forward or upward. “the journalists surged forward”
  • (verb) increase suddenly and powerfully. “shares surged to a record high”
  • (verb) of an emotion or feeling) affect someone powerfully and suddenly. “indignation surged up within her”
  • (verb) (of an electric voltage or current) increase suddenly.
  • (verb) (of a rope, chain, or windlass) slip back with a jerk.

Surge meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • तेज़ी से चढ़ना, लहर, आवेश, उमड़ना, तेज़ि से बढ़ना, बड़ी लहर, उमड़ पड़ना, आगे बढ़ना, प्रदर्शन बेहतर करना, प्रवाह के कारण आगे बढ़ना, उमड़ना, लहर उठना, हिलोरे मारना

Surge origin

  • late 15th century (in the sense ‘fountain, stream’): the noun (in early use) from Old French sourgeon ; the verb partly from the Old French stem sourge-, based on Latin surgere ‘to rise’. Early senses of the verb included ‘rise and fall on the waves’ and ‘swell with great force’.

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

  • As prices surge, India hunts for onions abroad, With onion prices rising sharply, India has launched a global hunt for the kitchen staple directing its missions in Afghanistan, Iran, Turkey and …
  • India gold demand to hit three-year low at 700 tonnes in 2019 …, … to hit three-year low at 700 tonnes in 2019 as prices surge to record high: … India’s gold demand is expected to fall to its lowest level in three …
  • India opted out of RCEP to protect domestic industry from …, Goyal said that India took a tough stand during RCEP negotiations as … “In order to prevent surge of dumping by other countries, India devised …
  • Sequoia unveils second batch of Surge startups, MUMBAI : Sequoia Capital India, the local arm of the storied Silicon Valley investor, on Tuesday unveiled its second cohort of startups from …
  • India’s organic products exports surge by 50 per cent in 2018 …, According to estimates by Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority of India (APEDA), flax seeds, sesame, …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Surge

  • S-sudden URGE to increase spectacularly..

Surge pronunciation

Whiff

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Whiff

  • (noun) a smell that is only smelt briefly or faintly. “I caught a whiff of eau de cologne”
  • (noun) an unpleasant smell.
  • (noun) an act of sniffing or inhaling. “I found my inhaler and took a deep whiff”
  • (noun) a trace or hint of something bad, menacing, or exciting. “there had been a whiff of financial scandal in the past”
  • (noun) a puff or breath of air or smoke. “whiffs of smoke emerged from the boiler”
  • (noun) (chiefly in baseball or golf) an unsuccessful attempt to hit the ball. get a
  • (noun) brief or faint smell of. “he whiffed the broth that was simmering on the stove”
  • (verb) get a brief or faint smell of. “he whiffed the broth that was simmering on the stove”

Whiff meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • कश, झलक, हल्की गन्ध, झोंका, उड़ कर आना

Whiff origin

  • late 16th century (originally in the senses ‘gust of wind’ and ‘inhalation of tobacco smoke’, also, as a verb, ‘blow with a slight gust’): imitative.
  • early 18th century: perhaps from whiff1.

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

  • India may soon break into the top 50 in ease of doing …, India is within touching distance of a place in the top 50 best places to do … The World Bank ranking comes as a whiff of fresh air for the Indian …
  • It’s time for Shillong’s cherry blossom festival, Pretty-in-pink blooms awash cherry blossom trees and the whiff of barbeque … music, and dance performances by natives of North East India.
  • Uttar Pradesh jail riot with cop torture and food grouse whiff, Five policemen including the deputy jailer at Gorakhpur jail were injured on Friday when a group of inmates attacked them at 6.30am and took …
  • India vs South Africa: Bowling allies and familiar follies, But once they get a whiff, this Indian attack can be ruthless. They reduced the Proteas to 136/6 at lunch. Even though Faf du Plessis fought a …
  • India’s booming appetite for opioids, For Indian cancer patients who once writhed in agony, there are ….. a reckless morphine addict or any whiff of scandal somewhere on the …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Whiff 

  • whiff sounds like SNIFF….I could sniff (smell) the fragrance of the flowers in a whiff of air.
  • WHI..WHY..SO why to give a HINT TO someone strange about your house..

Whiff pronunciation

Bluster

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Bluster

  • (Verb) talk in a loud, aggressive, or indignant way with little effect. “you threaten and bluster, but won’t carry it through”
  • (Verb) (of a storm, wind, or rain) blow or beat fiercely and noisily. “a winter gale blustered against the sides of the house”
  • (noun) loud, aggressive, or indignant talk with little effect. “their threats contained a measure of bluster”

Bluster meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • शेखी मारना, धमकाना, शेखीबाज, डांटना, धमकाना, धमकी देना

Bluster origin

  • late Middle English: ultimately imitative.

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

  • Fine for ad bluster, Suresh Misra, a professor of consumer affairs at the Indian Institute of Public Administration (IIPA), Delhi, said the provision on misleading …
  • Kashmir: The bond between ruler and ruled seriously eroded, Sight, sound and smell give the Indian and Pakistani dominated British … The public laps up sabre-rattling bluster, blames Nehru for not …
  • India’s Move on Kashmir Puts Pakistan on the back foot, India’s decision to revoke Article 370 giving special status to Jammu … to counter India’s move, it will use old tricks – bluster, threats and a dash …
  • Trump’s Hard Line on Pakistan Is All Bluster …. Fundamental policy divergences—on the issues of Kashmir, India, and China—remain …
  • Indian, US officials in crunch talks to break trade tariffs deadlock, NEW DELHI: Indian and American trade negotiators on Friday were meeting … “Notwithstanding Trump’s bluster, it’s in India’s interests to lower …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Bluster 

  • sounds like blast her,so when you blast someone you talk loudly.but barking dogs seldom bite,so the blasting has no effect
  • Be+LUST+HER…Imagine a boy who is saying ” I am going to BE HER LUST”….obviously the person is building castles in the air…..or he is boasting….

Bluster pronunciation


Pelt

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Pelt

  • (verb) hurl missiles repeatedly at; “two boys pelted him with rotten apples”
  • (verb) hurl (something) at someone or something; “she spotted four boys pelting stones at ducks”
  • (of rain, hail, or snow) fall quickly and very heavily; “the rain was pelting down”
  • (informal) run somewhere very quickly; “I pelted across the road”
  • (Phrases) full pelt — as fast as possible; “I ran downstairs at full pelt”
  • (noun) the skin of an animal with the fur, wool, or hair still on it; “traders brought reindeer pelts”
  • (Phrases) in one’s pelt — naked.“they came across Henn, standing in his pelt by the river”

Pelt (पेलत / पलट / पेल्ट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • झपटना, झोंकना, डालना, पीटना, फेंकना, मारना, फेंक कर मारना, ताबड़तोड़ भागना, मूसलाधार होना, तेज़ी से आगे बढ़ना, खाल, चमड़ा, चोट, मार, कच्चा चमड़ा, ताबड़तोड़ भागना, मूसलाधार होना, कूड़ा-कर्कट, फेंकने का कार्य

Pelt origin

  • Middle English: either from obsolete pellet ‘skin’, from an Old French diminutive of pel ‘skin’, from Latin pellis ‘skin’, or a back-formation from peltry.

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

  • Miscreants pelt stones on new Train 18 during trial run.
  • Hailstorm, rain pelt down on rabi crops.
  • New Zealand canoe hire shop housed Tassie tiger pelt worth $250000.
  • Storms pelt Shaver Lake with snow and rain mix.
  • An animal’s pelt can be affected by a number of environmental factors.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of pelt

  • pelt – pelt stones

Pelt pronunciation

Reprimand

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reprimand meaning

Reprimand Vocab Meme – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary

Reprimand

  • (noun) a severe reproof or rebuke, especially a formal one by a person in authority; “the golfer received a reprimand for a breach of rules”

  • (verb) rebuke formally “officials were reprimanded for poor work”

Reprimand (रेप्रमैन्ड / रेप्रीमान्ड) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • फटकार, निंदा करना, डांटना, डाँट, घुड़की

Reprimand Origin

  • mid 17th century: from French réprimande, via Spanish from Latin reprimenda, ‘things to be held in check’, neuter plural gerundive of reprimere.

Reprimand in a sentence (word usage in Newspaper)

  • BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj and party MLA Sangeet Som on Monday rejected media reports that they were reprimanded by party chief Amit Shah.
  • Wankhede curator asks BCCI to reprimand Ravi Shastri.
  • This comes amid reports that Shah on Sunday summoned and reprimanded several top party leaders for making controversial comments.
  • All Level 1 breaches carry a minimum penalty of an official reprimand and a maximum penalty of 50 per cent of a player’s match fee.
  • Ensure to reprimand/report anyone teasing stray animals. (No tying crackers to tails or hurling a live fire on an innocent animal.)

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of reprimand

  • Reprimand = Remand ; jab police kissi ko remand per leti hai toh they scold severely (rebuke formally)

Reprimand Pronunciation

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