Wane

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Wane

  • (verb) (of a state or feeling) decrease in vigour or extent; become weaker; “confidence in the dollar waned”
  • (verb) (of the moon) have a progressively smaller part of its visible surface illuminated, so that it appears to decrease in size; “the moon is waning”
  • (Phrase) on the wane — becoming weaker or less extensive; “the epidemic was on the wane”
  • (noun) the amount by which a plank or log is bevelled or falls short of a squared shape; “I cut the log into slabs without removing the outside wane”

Wane (वेन / वैन) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • उतरना, घटना, ढलना, कम होना, क्षीण होना, अधोगति, अवनति, कमी, क्षय, घटाव, पतन, ह्रास, चंद घटना

Wane Origin

  • Old English wanian ‘lessen’, of Germanic origin; related to Latin vanus ‘vain’.

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

  • Manufacturing activity picks up but optimism continues to wane.
  • US Report Says Anti-Americanism On the Wane in Greece.
  • India’s craze for gold on the wane as yellow metal gets dearer.
  • Atheism may be on the wane in Britain.
  • Davos: Citigroup CEO admits London focus will wane after Brexit.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of wane

  • wane === opposite of gain

Wane pronunciation

Abbreviate

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abbreviate English Hindi meaning

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

Abbreviate [uhbree-vee-eyt]

  • (verb) shorten (a word, phrase, or text)

Abbreviate (अब्रीवीएट / अब्रीवीऐट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • संक्षेप करना, कम करना, छोटा करना, संक्षिप्त करना

Abbreviate Origin

  • late Middle English: from late Latin abbreviat- ‘shortened’, from the verb abbreviare, from Latin brevis ‘short’.

Abbreviate in a sentence (usage in newspaper)

  • We started noticing that the younger generation tends to abbreviate longer names and hence we thought abbreviation is a good idea.
  • Smile’s TextExpander 5 helps you type faster by making suggestions of frequently-typed phrases to abbreviate and save time.
  • First, the abbreviation of a word should not be longer or more complex than the word itself.
  • I know many friends who have shortened their name or found a similar name to abbreviate or adapt their difficult Indian name.
  • According to the two comedians, the best way to “speak” is to just abbreviate everything to keep conversations short.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of abbreviate

  • Abbreviate word mein chhupa hai brevity(means brief)

Abbreviation Pronunciation

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