Contrary

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Contrary

  • (adj) opposite in nature, direction, or meaning. “he ignored contrary advice and agreed on the deal”
  • (adj) (of two or more statements, beliefs, etc.) opposed to one another.
    “his mother had given him contrary messages”
  • (adj) (of a wind) blowing in the opposite direction to one’s course; unfavourable.
  • (adj) (of two propositions) so related that one or neither but not both must be true.
  • (adj) perversely inclined to disagree or to do the opposite of what is expected or desired. “she is sulky and contrary where her work is concerned”
  • (noun) the opposite. “an Act applies only to the United Kingdom unless the contrary is expressed”
  • (noun) a contrary proposition.

Contrary meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • विपरीत, प्रतिकूल, विरुद्ध, उलटा, ज़िद्दी, विरोध

Contrary origin

  • Middle English: from Anglo-Norman French contrarie, from Latin contrarius, from contra ‘against’.

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

  • Virat Kohli Eager To “Move On” From India’s World Cup 2019 …, The Indian team could not train ahead of the first T20I due to rain but that didn’t dampen Virat Kohli’s mood at all. On the contrary, the Indian …
  • Donald Trump irks India, offers to mediate in Kashmir row again, The secretary reaffirmed the positive trajectory of the US-India … It also seemed contrary to the US’s position that New Delhi is being seen as its …
  • View: J&K’s ‘outsiders’ invasion’ bogey, This free and fearless movement and settlement of Kashmiri people across India is not a complaint. On the contrary, it strengthens India as an …
  • India skids on GDP runway, Contrary to the build-up, India has slipped two ranks in the World Bank’s GDP pecking order in 2018, and is now the seventh largest economy …
  • Contrary To Previous Reports Tata Hexa To Continue Post BS6 …, The Indian auto industry is on the verge of a major upgradation which will require all the vehicles sold in India to comply with the BS6 norms …

Contrary pronunciation


Perplex

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Perplex

  • (verb) make (someone) feel completely baffled. “she was perplexed by her husband’s moodiness”
  • (verb) complicate or confuse (a matter). “they were perplexing a subject plain in itself”

Perplex meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • उलझाना, घबराना, घबरा देना, व्याकुल करना, हैरान करना, हक्का-बक्का करना, हक्का-बक्का कर देना, कठिन बनाना, हैरानी में डालना, निरुत्तर करना, लाजवाब करना, ज़्यादा पेचीदा बनाना

Perplex origin

  • late 15th century (as the adjective perplexed ): from the obsolete adjective perplex ‘bewildered’, from Latin perplexus ‘entangled’, based on plexus ‘interwoven’, from the verb plectere .

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

  • New disclosure requirements perplex companies, For the past few months, a slew of filings made mandatory by the Government of India have kept companies and corporate professionals busy.
  • DJ Perplex fue ASESINADO en México ¿Quién era este músico …, En los años 90, DJ Perplex descubrrió el trance, mientras que en 1994 realiza su primer viaje a la India, donde se dio cuenta de que la música …
  • Where will MS Dhoni bat? One riddle which continues to perplex …, New Delhi: The Test series is over, winning 3-0 under the leadership of Virat Kohli, and that brings Mahendra Singh Dhoni in the focus as India …
  • A bizarre interstellar object called ‘Oumuamua continues to perplex …, A bizarre interstellar object called ‘Oumuamua continues to perplex astronomers a year after it vanished. Here’s why a few scientists still …
  • Unclear school transfer regulations perplex parents, “I would like to move two of my children to an Indian curriculum school from their British curriculum school. They are currently in KG 2, and I …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Perplex 

  • PERPLEX: PER+PLEX (Plex means PLasma EXchange). Now, that sounds complicated. Perplex means to cause to be puzzled.
  • perplex = complex (full of confusion)

Perplex pronunciation


Intricate

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Intricate 

  • (noun) very complicated or detailed. “an intricate network of canals”

Intricate meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • पेचीदा, लपेटदार, उलझा हुआ, असरल, कठिन, गहन, गूढ़, जटिल, पेचदार

Intricate origin

  • late Middle English: from Latin intricat ‘entangled’, from the verb intricare, from in- ‘into’ + tricae ‘tricks, perplexities’.

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

  • India’s Iran policy needs an intricate balancing act; New Delhi has …, The Chabahar port deal between India and Iran was a huge step forward in New Delhi’s involvement in the Persian Gulf, Afghanistan and …
  • India’s battling one crisis after another, but parliament and media are …, Last week witnessed several of India’s festering, usually ignored … by drought—reporting the intricate details and absurdities of a shaky, …
  • India Certifies Its First Two Drones Under The New Drone Policy, India’s Directorate General of Civil Aviation, which is the body that regulates … While the new drone policy establishes an intricate system of …
  • Kia Seltos officially unveiled, to go on sale in India in August, In India, Kia will offer the Seltos with a naturally aspirated petrol … On the outside, intricate and sharply designed full LED headlights and tail …
  • In an age of growing crises, an India focused on the irrelevant, In an age of growing crises, an India focused on the irrelevant … ravaged by drought – reporting the intricate details and absurdities of a shaky, …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Intricate 

  • which has tricks.
  • intricate sounds like entry ticket….entry ticket has all the details…..another meaning entry ticket was complicated because it had too many things on it like food pass ,out door pass

Intricate pronunciation


Profound

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Profound meaning in Hindi

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

Profound

  • (adj) (of a state, quality, or emotion) very great or intense; “profound feelings of disquiet”
  • (adj) (of a person or statement) having or showing great knowledge or insight; “a profound philosopher”
  • (adj) (of a disease or disability) very severe; “a case of profound liver failure”
  • (adj) (of a subject or idea) demanding deep study or thought; “expressing profound truths in simple language”
  • (noun) the deepest part of something, especially the ocean; “nor billowy surge disturbs the vast profound”

Profound meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • गहरा, गम्भीर, गहन, अत्यंत, महासागर

Profound Origin

  • Middle English: from Old French profund, from Latin profundus ‘deep’, from Latin pro ‘before’ + fundus ‘bottom’. The word was used earliest in the sense ‘showing deep insight’.

Profound in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Shobhaa De frivolous statement only reflects her profound ignorance of how athletes perform or what motivates them towards excellence.
  • The students were in a state of complete shock and profound grief.
  • This will have a profound impact on food security and bring us closer to our national goal of doubling farmer incomes by 2020.
  • Little and profound emotions have been woven in and the film is sure to give you a lump in the throat.
  • India’s energy sector is seeing profound transformations since the past two years.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of profound

  • profound = prof. found a deep (profound) secret

Profound Pronunciation

Abstruse

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Abstruse English Hindi meaning

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

Abstruse [ab-stroos]

  • (adj) hard to understand; recondite; esoteric

Abstruse (अब्स्ट्रूस / ऐब्स्ट्रूस) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • गूढ़, दुर्बोध, दुर्गम, गहन, जटिल

Abstruse origin

  • late 16th century: from Latin abstrusus ‘put away, hidden’, from abstrudere ‘conceal’, from ab- ‘from’ + trudere ‘to push’

Abstruse in a sentence (usage in newspaper)

  • I also find that documents attached with the application are also abstruse and obscure and it is very difficult to make any sense out of them.
  • The notion of marrying is one, which makes its bifurcation into the categories of ‘arranged’ and ‘love’ quite abstruse.
  • People outside the circuit often feel art is both expensive and abstruse.
  • The sequel, The Pervert’s Guide to Ideology (2012), is a little more abstruse.
  • It might tell you that even the most abstruse mathematics has roots in simple, easily understood ideas.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of abstruse

  • It contains “ab….use”  ab is used in negative way, ‘ab’… ‘use’ nahi kar sakte, because it’s too much abstruse.

Abstruse Pronunciation

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