Plunge

Plunge

  • (verb) jump or dive quickly and energetically; “Joy stripped her clothes off and plunged into the sea”
  • (verb) fall suddenly and uncontrollably; “the aircraft plunged to the ground”
  • (verb) embark impetuously on a speech or course of action; “he came to a decision, and plunged on before he had time to reconsider it”
  • (verb) suffer a rapid decrease in value; “shares in the company plunged 18p on news that profits had fallen”
  • (verb) (of a ship) pitch; “the ship plunged through the 20-foot seas”
  • (verb) (of a horse) rear violently; “the frightened horse plunged and bolted”
  • (verb) push or thrust quickly; “he plunged his hands into his pockets”
  • (verb) quickly immerse in liquid; “plunge the pears into a bowl of cold water”
  • (verb) suddenly bring into a specified condition or state; “the room was plunged into darkness”
  • (verb) sink (a pot containing a plant) in the ground; “pot up and plunge spring-flowering bulbs”
  • (noun) an act of jumping or diving into water; “a plunge into the deep end of the pool”
  • (noun) a swift and drastic fall in value or amount; “the central bank declared a 76% plunge in its profits”

Phrases:

  • take the plunge — commit oneself to a course of action about which one is nervous;“she wondered whether to enter for the race, but decided to take the plunge”

Plunge (प्लन्ज) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • गोता, छलांग, डुबकी, प्रवेश, तैरने का तालाब, कूद, डुबाना, डूबना, प्रवेश करना, गोता लगाना, किसी काम में मग्न हो जाना, झटके से डालना, उछाल आना, ग़ोता लगाना, कूदना

Plunge Origin

  • late Middle English: from Old French plungier ‘thrust down’, based on Latin plumbum ‘lead, plummet’.

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

  • More than 250 people took the plunge at Lake Fenton.
  • Political donations plunge to $16.7m – down from average $25ma year.
  • Temperatures to plunge to -5.
  • Big Oil Companies Finished 2018 Strong Despite Plunge in Oil Prices.
  • In Spain, international adoptions plunge while surrogacy grows.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of plunge

  • sound like “put lung in water”

Plunge pronunciation

Hurl

hurled English Hindi meaning

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

Hurl

  • (verb) throw or impel (someone or something) with great force; “rioters hurled a brick through the windscreen”
  • (verb) utter (abuse) vehemently; “the demonstrators hurled abuse at councillors”
  • (informal) vomit; “you make me want to hurl”
  • (informal) (noun) a ride in a vehicle; a lift; “hey pal, any chance of a hurl?”

Hurl (हर्ल) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • जोर से फेंकना, जोर से चिल्लाना

Hurl Origin

  • Middle English: probably imitative, but corresponding in form and partly in sense with Low German hurreln.

Hurl in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Gold traders hurl black flags at Sushma Swaraj’s car.
  • A few minutes later, they returned to the spot and hurled stones at the car and fled the scene.
  • Mandya municipal councillors hurl abuses, come to blows.
  • ‘Go Raksha’ activists hurl shoe at Kanhaiya.
  • I’m also able to hurl myself around the station, though most of the time I only succeed in propelling myself away from the station.

Hurl Pronunciation

Shoe hurled at Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal (Breaking News)