Mundane

Mundane

  • (adj) lacking interest or excitement; dull; “the mundane aspects of daily life”
  • (adj) of this earthly world rather than a heavenly or spiritual one; “the mundane world”

Mundane (मन्डेन / मन्डैन) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • नीरस, साधारण, सांसारिक

Mundane Origin

  • late Middle English (in sense 2): from Old French mondain, from late Latin mundanus, from Latin mundus ‘world’. Sense 1 dates from the late 19th century.

Mundane in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Ditch the Mundane: 5 Exciting Ways to Cook with Corn.
  • He tells touching tales from life’s mundane episodes.
  • Mr. Alex’s poems are ruminations over the seemingly mundane and the ordinary, which often attain extraordinary dimensions.
  • ‘Saanson Ke’ is the typically mundane, avoidable melancholy-driven song, that one has come to associate with a Pritam-KK collaboration.
  • Indo-US military logistics pact is mundane: Richard Verma.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of mundane

  • monday = mundane .. another boring day..

Mundane Pronunciation

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

indifferent

indifferent meaning in Hindi

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

indifferent

  • (adj) having no particular interest or sympathy; unconcerned; “Government cannot be indifferent to the long-term success of business”
  • (adj) being neither good nor bad; mediocre; “both players played indifferent shots”
  • (adj) not good; fairly bad; “has indifferent qualifications for the job”

indifferent (इन्डिफरन्ट / इन्डिफ्रन्ट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • अपक्षपाती, असावधान, उदासीन, घटिया, तटस्थ, निरुत्सुक, निष्पक्ष ,मामूली ,विरक्त ,साधारण ,सामान्य

indifferent Origin

  • late Middle English (in the sense ‘having no partiality for or against’): via Old French from Latin indifferent- ‘not making any difference’, from in- ‘not’ + different- ‘differing’

indifferent in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Why have people become indifferent to crime?
  • House obstructed yet again, NC accuses PM of being indifferent.
  • Jason Coyle looks for good finish to ‘indifferent‘ season.
  • SoftBank investors laud Masayoshi Son’s decision to continue as CEO, indifferent to Nikesh Arora’s exit.
  • Representatives protested against the state government’s ‘indifference‘ and said administrative officers also adopted a “lenient approach”.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of indifferent

  • indifferent — bhai ‘red’ and ‘green’ different colour hai ki nahi?? why are you so indifferent at traffic signals..

indifferent pronunciation

Adage

Adage English Hindi meaning

Adage Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with Picture dictionary

Adage

  • (noun) a proverb or short statement expressing a general truth; “it is vital for every pilot to remember the old adage ‘safety first’”

Adage meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • सूक्ति, उक्ति, कहावत, प्रवाद, मसल, लोकोक्ति, वचन

Adage Origin

  • mid 16th century: from French, from Latin adagium ‘saying’, based on an early form of aio ‘I say’.

Adage Examples

  • A penny saved is a penny earned.
    An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.
    Eat to live, and not live to eat.
    Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
    Fish and visitors stink after three days.
    God helps them that help themselves.
    Little strokes fell great oaks.
    To err is human, to repent divine; to persist devilish.
    Well done is better than well said.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning adage

  • adage = ‘add’ some ‘age’ to yourself and you will start giving gyaan (adage)

Adage Pronunciation

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