(adj) strange; odd. “she had a queer feeling that they were being watched”
(adj) slightly ill. “he was feeling rather queer”
(adj) denoting or relating to a sexuaor gender identity that does not correspond to established ideas of sexuality and gender, especially heterosexual norms. “queer geek culture has featured gay themes since the 1980s”
(noun) a homosexual man.
(verb) spoil or ruin (an agreement, event, or situation). “Reg didn’t want someone meddling and queering the deal at the last minute”
Queer meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
समलैंगिक आदमी, विचित्रता, समलैंगिक, विचित्र, अजीब
early 16th century: considered to be from German quer‘oblique, perverse’, but the origin is doubtful.
Queer in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
We Asked Queer Indians How They First Learned About Sex, In India, learning about the birds and the bees can be a conflicting experience. On one hand, there’s the uncomfortable coughing and red-faced …
Queer literature in India: Son, are you Mohanaswamy?, There is a lack of queer literature in Indian languages, he said, adding that it was a sorely needed category. This is true. Hours of research later, …
Campuses in the city fight the queer taboo, During the Pride Month, we conducted a queer filmmaking workshop ….. The cricketer was also surprised to know that former Indian cricketer …
Not my fault I was born gay: 19-year-old commits suicide over …, People in India do not like that, read the Facebook post. Please … Speaking to the New Indian Express, C Moulee, founder of Queer Chennai …
TLI Explains: The Origin Of LGBT Movements & The Term ‘Queer‘, In recent years, many countries including India have recognized third gender and homosexuals which were the result of many different …
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Queer
queer is similar to weird which also means STRANGE.
(adj) not securely held or in position; dangerously likely to fall or collapse. “a precarious ladder”
(adj) dependent on chance; uncertain. “he made a precarious living as a painter”
Precarious meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
अनिश्चित, अस्थिर, खतरनाक, बेठिकाना, संकटपूर्ण, संदिग्ध, जोखिम का, दुविधा में
mid 17th century: from Latin precarius ‘obtained by entreaty’ (from prex, prec- ‘prayer’) + -ous.
Precarious in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
Return of the Tanker Wars: US – Iran tensions could get precarious for …, Return of the Tanker Wars: US – Iran tensions could get precarious for New … The US has applied immense pressure on India to bring down oil …
Sree Iyer on the US-Iran escalation and its impact on India, A precarious economy might get a jolt if war erupts between the US and Iran and India has the most to lose, opines Sree Iyer. With deft diplomacy, India can play …
Libra Could Be Unbalanced by Indian Crypto Laws, Despite cryptocurrencies’ precarious standing within Indian law, the media outlet reports “Facebook has not filed any application with RBI …
Kapil’s masterpiece — a tipping point in India’s sporting history, Kapil Dev’s unbeaten 175 (138b, 16×4, 6×6), miraculous in its conception, resuscitated India from a precarious 17 for five in a World Cup match …
Left’s position gets more precarious, Between the Communist Party of India (Marxist) and the Communist Party of India, the Left is down to five seats in the Lok Sabha, its worst-ever …
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Precarious
PRE+CARE+IOUS -> We have to take CARE while doing something risky so that it does not go wrong…
Precarious-sounds ilke please carry Us..but thats very risky
‘Sit on the fence’ Idiom Meme – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary
Sit on the fence
(idiom) avoid making a decision or choice
Sit on the fence Origin
During the American revolutionary war, a prominent person from New Jersey, Judge Imlay, could not decide which side to support – the Revolutionaries or the Loyalists. When asked for an opinion, it was stated that until Judge Imlay knew which was the strongest group, he would stay on the fence
Sit on the fence in a sentence (idiom usage in newspaper)
I have been sitting on the fence a long time, perfectly positioned between staying with her and leaving. How do get off the fence and decide?
A lot of people really don’t like others being opinionated, they would rather you sit on the fence instead of having a strong opinion.
Given the painful way we achieved Independence, it is shameful to sit on the fence.
I’m not saying one should sit on the fence, or reserve any point of view.