Retinue

Retinue meaning in HindiRetinue

  • (noun) a group of advisers, assistants, or others accompanying an important person; “the rock star’s retinue of security guards and personal cooks”

Retinue (रेटनू) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • नौकर-चाकर, परिजन, परिकर

Retinue Origin

  • late Middle English: from Old French retenue, feminine past participle (used as a noun) of retenir ‘keep back, retain’.

Retinue in a sentence (word usage in Hindu editorial newspaper)

  • Acknowledging the presence of the war veterans Mr. Siddaramaiah and his retinue of Ministers, MLAs and councillors had insulted them.
  • Ironically on Monday, chief minister Siddaramaiah along with a huge retinue watched the Telugu film ‘Baahubali 2’ in a multiplex in Bengaluru.
  • But what’s truly worrying is that a retinue of prominent characters playing a significant role in India’s public life.
  • This is a welcome one-up advantage that the Indian foreign services retinue will do well to capitalise on.
  • When celebrity writer Guy de Maupassant and a Russian empress joined the retinue of visitors to Cannes, the place gained a reputation.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of retinue

  • tum sab meri RETINA (of the eye ) ke aagey rehne chahiye 24*7 – u r my attnedants

Retinue Pronunciation

Grovel

grovel meaning in Hindi

Grovel Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with pciture dictionary

Grovel

  • (verb) lie or crawl abjectly on the ground with one’s face downwards; “George grovelled at his feet”
  • (verb) act obsequiously in order to obtain forgiveness or favour; “they dislike leaders who grovel to foreign patrons”

Grovel (ग्रवल / ग्रावल) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • रेंगना, गिड़गिड़ाना, विनीत भाव दरसाना

Grovel Origin

  • Middle English: back-formation from the obsolete adverb grovelling, from obsolete groof, grufe ‘the face or front’ (in the phrase on grufe, from Old Norse á grúfu ‘face downwards’) + the suffix -ling .

Grovel in a sentence (Word usage in recent newspaper)

  • We love to snivel and grovel in front of those in power with all that feet touching brown nosing stuff.
  • After all it is your life’s mission to grovel in front of that corrupt family.
  • You have to swallow your pride and have to grovel a bit.
  • We’ll make them grovel.
  • Clearly it’s time for Obama to bow to and grovel before China’s leaders.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of grovel

  • if you want to “grow” + “well” –> grovel before your boss

Grovel Pronunciation