Prosaic

Prosaic

  • (adj) lacking imaginativeness or originality; “prosaic language can’t convey the experience”
  • (adj) commonplace; unromantic; “the masses were too preoccupied by prosaic day-to-day concerns”

Prosaic (प्रोज़ेइक / प्रोज़ैइक) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • नीरस, फीका, बेरस, मामूली, शुष्क, साधारण

Prosaic Origin

  • late 16th century (as a noun denoting a prose writer): from late Latin prosaicus, from Latin prosa ‘straightforward (discourse)’ (see prose). Current senses of the adjective date from the mid 18th century.

Prosaic in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • While England’s batting is so strong, the same cannot be said for their bowling which can have a prosaic look to it.
  • Think of words that add emphasise to your sentence, instead of going for the prosaic and easy words.
  • Tired of his prosaic job, Mumbai-based writer Shatrujeet Nath took a similar plunge midway through his journalistic career.
  • His methods might seem prosaic and a throwback to another era, but he brought stability to the Caribbean side through the course of the year.
  • The reality was somewhat more prosaic.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of prosaic

  • Prosaic – Prozac is a tablet given to depressed people. Depressed people are dull and unimaginative

Prosaic pronunciation

Vivid

vivid meaning in Hindi

Vivid Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi transaltion with picture dictionary

Vivid

  • (adj) producing powerful feelings or strong, clear images in the mind; “memories of that evening were still vivid”
  • (adj) (of a colour) intensely deep or bright; “a vivid blue Mediterranean sea”
  • (adj) (of a person or animal) lively and vigorous; “she had a deep voice and a strikingly vivid personality”

Vivid (विविड) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • उज्ज्वल, चंचल, चटकीला, जीवंत, सजीव

Vivid Origin

  • mid 17th century: from Latin vividus, from vivere ‘to live’.

Vivid in a sentence (Word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Make your bathroom adorable with vivid colours.
  • One thing Apple has done is the wide colour display, which makes most images look richer and vivid, but again it could easily offer more.
  • But it’s simply my attempt to draw a vivid picture and nothing more.
  • Australia calling: Vivid Sydney is back with lights, music, ideas.
  • NASA shares vivid images of auroras captured by the Hubble Space Telescope.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of vivid

  • imagine v’ ‘i’v’ ‘i’d’  —> vivid colour nah?

Vivid Pronunciation