• (adj) (of a person) at the point of death; “on examination she was moribund and dehydrated”
  • (adj) (of a thing) in terminal decline; lacking vitality or vigour; “the moribund commercial property market”

Moribund (मारीबन्ड / मॉरबन्ड) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • मरणासना, मरणासन्न, मृतप्राय, म्रियमाण, मरनेवाला, अन्त के करीब, मरता हुआ

Moribund Origin

  • early 18th century: from Latin moribundus, from mori ‘to die’.

Moribund in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment,Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah has blamed the moribund state of the textile industry on lack of cotton.
  • The Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) is no more the moribund institution it once was.
  • Bengali Cinema is Moribund and Smug in its Comfort Zone.
  • Worryingly, for the Indian Railways, returns from freight, its backbone, have been moribund.
  • Add to this, the police too are rooted in the same moribund mindset.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of moribund

  • Mori (girl) is aankhen bund ho gayi hai… About to die..

Moribund pronunciation


Putrid meaning in Hindi

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


  • (adj) (of organic matter) decaying or rotting and emitting a fetid smell; “a butcher who sold putrid meat”
  • (adj) of or characteristic of rotting matter; “the putrid smells from the slaughterhouses”
  • (adj) thoroughly corrupt, depraved, or evil.

Putrid (प्यूट्रिड) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • सड़ा हुआ, दुर्गन्धित ,उग्र गंध का

Putrid Origin

  • late Middle English: from Latin putridus, from putrere ‘to rot’, from puter, putr- ‘rotten’.

Putrid in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Putrid Yamuna’s bugs eating up Taj Mahal.
  • Of putrid politics, crocodile tears, trafficking of Zimbabwean women.
  • Today, the river is a putrid drain with millions of tonnes of garbage, industrial waste and debris, sewage and plastic dumped into it.
  • The case began when a cable television worker reported a putrid smell coming from a garage shared by Madison at the apartment building.
  • Accusing Andhra politicians of playing putrid politics, KCR said they are trying to create animosity between the people of AP and Telangana.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of putrid

  • putrid = puke + rid (rotten cheez se rid)

Putrid Pronunciation