Expletive

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Expletive

  • (noun) an oath or swear word. “he was greeted by a stream of expletives”
  • (noun) a word or phrase used to fill out a sentence or a line of verse without adding to the sense.
  • (adj) (of a word or phrase) serving to fill out a sentence or line of verse.

Expletive meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • अपशब्द, निरर्थक चिल्लाहट

Expletive origin

  • late Middle English (as an adjective): from late Latin expletivus, from explere ‘fill out’, from ex- ‘out’ + plere ‘fill’. The noun sense ‘word used merely to fill out a sentence’ (early 17th century) was applied specifically to a swear word in the early 19th century.

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

  • ‘Drunk’ Irish woman, who went on expletive-laden rant at Air India crew, found dead in London home; Sussex Police rules out foul play.
  • Name change applicants add Rs 5 crore to Maharashtra’s kitty in a year, Sick of being ridiculed over his name, whose first half contained a Hindi expletive, the teen made a determined trek to Gupta’s 10-year-old ….
  • Anti-Johnson London protesters converge on Westminster, Protesters chanting expletive laden slogans eventually converged on Downing Street, which was temporarily placed under lockdown …
  • Trinamool MP Mahua Moitra rejects plagiarism allegations, says …, “I found seven signs relevant to India and spoke at length about each of … Longman also used an expletive for the right-wing, and said that “it’s …
  • Russia’s President Opposes Duma Call for Georgia Sanctions,… crude on-air verbal attack by a Georgian TV personality who on Sunday evening lambasted the Russian president in an expletive-filled rant.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Expletive 

  • Your parents will surely utter ‘Expletive’ words if you are ‘Expelled’ from the exam.
  • sounds like explosive…people use explosive words (ie) bad meaning when they get angry

Expletive pronunciation

Censor Board wants expletives in 'Udta Punjab' edited out

Afflict

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Afflict

  • (verb) (of a problem or illness) cause pain or trouble to; affect adversely. “his younger child was afflicted with a skin disease”
  • (verb) (of a celestial body) be in a stressful aspect with (another celestial body or a point on the ecliptic).“Jupiter is afflicted by Mars in opposition”

Afflict meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • दुःखी होना, पीड़ित होना, पीड़ा देना, खिजाना, सताना, आक्रान्त करना, कष्ट पहुँचाना, दुःख देना, पीड़ित करना, कष्ट देना, विपदा में डालना

Afflict origin

  • late Middle English (in the sense ‘deject, humiliate’): from Latin afflictare ‘knock about, harass’, or from afflict- ‘knocked down, weakened’: both from the verb affligere, from ad- ‘to’ + fligere ‘to strike, dash’.

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

  • Billing Problems Continue to Afflict Customers of UK ISP Plusnet
  • Not just a Japanese disease: Mizuho’s woes afflict the world
  • Earlier, it was perceived that chronic ailments like diabetes, hypertension, coronary heart disease and cancer afflict the affluent class of older …
  • Forced evictions, discrimination continue to afflict Bulgaria’s Roma …
  • Life in a Kenyan rubbish dump: Illness, poverty afflict community

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Afflict

  • sounds like infection, which causes a state of distress, irritation and suffering
  • it can be a combination of two words..affection and conflict….so when there is a conflict in affection its a cause of great distress and suffering.

Afflict pronunciation

Why does God Afflict Us? – Ashton Oxenden (Christian devotional)

Vituperate

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vituperative meaning in Hindi

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

Vituperate

  • (verb) blame or insult (someone) in strong or violent language; “he vituperated against all presidents with equal gusto”

Vituperate (वाइटूपरटिव / वटूपरटिव) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • गाली देना, निंदा करना, तिरस्कार करना, घोर निन्दा करना, बुरा कहना, झिडंकना

Vituperate Origin

  • mid 16th century: from Latin vituperat- ‘censured, disparaged’.

Vituperate in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Of course, Donald Trump started the vituperative campaign which looked like a hate campaign against Asians, Muslims, and even women.
  • The woman he abused, Mayawati, indirectly insults the girl in her vituperative address on no less a platform than the country’s parliament.
  • This crisis is also different in the sense that our opponent now is more vicious, more vituperative, more single-minded in his focus to destroy us.
  • Your idiotic and vituperative TV debate shows were enough to judge your character.
  • He said the YSRC, was making a vituperative attack on him purposefully.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of vituperate

  • “vitu” pe “rate” karna… saala vitu kamina hai.. iski rating 0.

Vituperative pronunciation

Dharmendra's Super Dialogue – Loafer Scene

Torment

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torment English Hindi meaning

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

Torment [tawr-ment]

  • (noun) severe physical or mental suffering “their deaths have left both families in torment”
  • (noun) a cause of severe suffering “the journey must have been a torment for them”
  • (verb) cause to experience severe mental or physical suffering “he was tormented by jealousy”
  • (verb) annoy or provoke in an unkind way “every day I have kids tormenting me because they know I live alone”

Torment meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • यातना, कष्ट, तड़पाना, सताना, कष्ट पहुंचाना

Torment Origin

  • Middle English (as both noun and verb referring to the infliction or suffering of torture): Old French torment (noun), tormenter (verb), from Latin tormentum ‘instrument of torture’, from torquere ‘to twist’.

Torment in a sentence (word usage in newspaper)

  • After undergoing the torment, I was released and immediately came back to Coimbatore.
  • To find peace from all the bad dreams that torment him, He sets off for a journey to the plains of silence.
  • Australia paceman Mitchell Johnson is at full throttle and ready to torment England’s batsmen again in the Ashes series.
  • They torment their wives for merely voicing their opinions.
  • With prices rising higher, onions are back to torment the government.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of torment

  • torment – torrent per agar mujhe meri movie na mile to i feel tortured (torment)

Torment pronunciation

Basanti undergoing the torment

Blasphemy

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Blasphemy Hindi English meaning image

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Blasphemy [blas-fuh-mee]

  • (noun) the action or offence of speaking sacrilegiously about God or sacred things; profane talk.

Blasphemy (ब्लैस्फमी) meaning in Hindi

  • ईश-निन्दा,निन्दा (f),ईश्वर निन्दा (f)

Blasphemy usage in recent news (Blasphemy in a sentence)

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of word Blasphemy

  • blasphemy >> bless+famous…Famous people are so proud of their success that they often disrespect God- they are never to be Blessed !           – by paula_3004

How to pronounce Blasphemy

Veena Malik sentenced to 26YEARS of JAIL for BLASPHEMY