Fray

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Fray

  • (verb) (of a fabric, rope, or cord) unravel or become worn at the edge, typically through constant rubbing. “cheap fabric soon frays”
  • (verb) (of a person’s nerves or temper) show the effects of strain. “as the temperature rose, tempers frayed”
  • (verb) (of a male deer) rub (a bush or small tree) with the head in order to remove the velvet from newly formed antlers, or to mark territory during the rut. “bucks mark their territory by fraying small trees”
  • (noun) a situation of intense competitive activity. “ten companies intend to bid for the contract, with three more expected to enter the fray”
  • (noun) a battle or fight. “he charged into the thick of the fray and went down fighting”

Fray meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • दंगा , प्रतिस्पर्धा, लड़ाई, लड़ाई, कलह, झगड़ा, डराना, चिढ़ना, झगड़ कर तय करना, घिस जाना, उधेड़ना

Fray origin

  • late Middle English: from Old French freiier, from Latin fricare ‘to rub’.
  • late Middle English: from archaic fray ‘to quarrel’, from affray ‘startle’, from Anglo-Norman French afrayer (see affray).

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

  • India bests China in election to UN body, They made a statement of sorts Tuesday when India’s Jagjit Pavadia was … The election was tough with 15 candidates in the fray for five seats.
  • Lok Sabha elections, India Today’s Data Intelligence Unit (DIU) has found … There are four men and four women in the fray, making women …
  • India is scheduled to get two very large crude carriers with 4 million … Adding to the fray is India’s impressive export segment of petroleum
  • India’s Ganemat Sekhon today returned the joint third-best score in the … Two other Indians in the fray — Maheshwari Chauhan with 66 and …
  • Chandigarh: In Haryana, 223 candidates have been left in fray for election to 10 Lok Sabha seats after withdrawal of nomination by ten …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Fray

  • wen v fry somthin it makes lot of noise.
  • we only pray to God only when we are in the fray

Fray pronunciation


Querulous

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querulous English Hindi Meaning

Querulous Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with pictures

Querulous [kweruh-luh s, kwer-yuh-]

  • (adj) full of complaints; complaining

Querulous (क्वेरलस) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • सर्वदा शिकायत करनेवाला,विलापी,शिकायती

Querulous in a sentence (usage in Newspaper)

  • This is also worth noting that whenever Washington inches closer to New Delhi, Islamabad becomes querulous.
  • They are disappointed that AAP has turned out to be a querulous, argumentative bunch of single-minded individuals.
  • Even the querulous Jamia teachers wouldn’t mind if they were to have, say, Finance Minister PC Chidambaram as their new VC.
  • The receptionist added, in a querulous voice, that she knew about this.
  • She steps out of her house, in a querulous mood oscillating between fatigue and euphoria.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Querulous

  • QUERULOUS=QUARREL-ous

Querulous Pronunciation

Yuvraj Singh’s father Yograaj Singh – Querulous?

 

Restive

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restive English Hindi Dictionary

Restive Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with pictures

Restive [res-tiv]

  • (adj) (of a person) unable to remain still, silent, or submissive, especially because of boredom or dissatisfaction
  • (adj) (of a horse) stubbornly standing still or moving backwards or sideways; refusing to advance

Restive (रेस्टिव) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • अधीर,अशांत,अड़ियल,बेचैन,बेसब्र,हठी,तनावग्रस्त,बेताब,चलना न चाहने वाला

Commonly Confused Words – Restive and Restless

Restive in a sentence

Mnemonic Trick to remember the meaning of restive

  • Restive sounds like festive.In festivals we will be impatiently restless

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