Sublimate

Sublimate

  • (verb) (in psychoanalytic theory) divert or modify (an instinctual impulse) into a culturally higher or socially more acceptable activity; “people who sublimate sexuality into activities which help to build up and preserve civilization”
  • (verb) transform (something) into a purer or idealized form; “attractive rhythms are sublimated into a much larger context”
  • (noun) the product of vaporization of a solid.

Sublimate meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • परिशोधन करना

Sublimate Origin

  • late Middle English (in the sense ‘raise to a higher status’): from Latin sublimat- ‘raised up’, from the verb sublimare .

Sublimate in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu Newspaper)

  • They’re taught to sublimate self and think about the team instead of themselves.
  • Sublimate the ego.
  • That is, they sublimate their sexual energies toward another purpose than sexual intercourse and procreation.
  • The heat seeped into the interior through the cracks, causing the ice to sublimate and widen the fractures.
  • Sport can sublimate many emotions.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of sublimate

  • lime juice refines us…

Sublimate Pronunciation

Proselytize

Proselytize

  • (verb) convert or attempt to convert (someone) from one religion, belief, or opinion to another; “I’m not here to proselytize”
  • (verb) advocate or promote (a belief or course of action); “Davis wanted to share his concept and proselytize his ideas”

Proselytize (प्रासलटाइज़ / प्रासलिटाइज़) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • फुसलाना, धर्मान्तरण करना

Proselytize Origin

  • 1670s, “to make proselytes,” from proselyte + -ize. Related: Proselytized ; proselytizing.

Proselytize in a sentence (important vocabulary in recent newspaper)

  • It has been said that Mother Teresa was part of the missionary and her primary role here was to proselytize.
  • This includes a duty to proselytize to both non-Muslims and Muslims who have, in their view, ‘deviated’ from the ‘correct’ path”, she said.
  • ‘Islamic televangelism’ is defined as: “The use of the television medium to proselytize the audience and viewers.
  • You cannot freely proselytize in Muslim countries.
  • Hindus didn’t have to go out and proselytize like the Christians, as if to prove our worth to our faith.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of proselytize

  • proselytize = hypnotize

Proselytize pronunciation