(adj) Necessary for (someone) as a duty or responsibility. “the government realized that it was incumbent on them to act”
(adj) (of an official or regime) currently holding office. “the incumbent President was defeated”
(adj) (of a company) having a sizeable share of a market. “powerful incumbent airlines”
(noun) the holder of an office or post. “the present incumbent will soon be retiring”
(noun) the holder of an ecclesiastical benefice.
Incumbent meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
पदस्थ, पदाधिकारी, कर्तव्य, पदधारी, पदस्थ
late Middle English (as a noun): from Anglo-Latin incumbens, incumbent-, from Latin incumbere ‘lie or lean on’, from in- ‘upon’ + a verb related to cubare ‘lie’.
Incumbent in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
Reminder to 2020 Democrats: Incumbents do not just win, they get …, Democrats have two precedents for beating Trump, but just one alternative: Scandal. Incumbent presidents are hard to beat, which is why …
Former skipper Ganguly says he hopes to be India’s cricket coach in …, The hunt is on for the new India coach with incumbent Ravi Shastri’s tenure coming to an end with the conclusion of the tour of the West Indies.
Is it time to give Rohit Sharma the reigns of the Indian T20 team?, Following India’s loss at the ODI World Cup of 2007, the then-incumbent selection committee did just that and it gave birth to perhaps India’s …
SEBI voices concern over related party transactions ,Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) on August 3 … It was incumbent upon the managements for sticking to compliance and key …
Reliance Jio gains from incumbents‘ loss in rural India, says Trai report ,Analysts say this is the impact of Jio making further inroads into the hinterland as incumbent telcos continue to lose subscribers there.
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Incumbent
incumbent -> read the word from back side as: determination(bent) to come(cum) in(in) office at time.
Those people who are bent to bring incum(income) work in office
(adj) different to what is normal or expected; strange. “he gave her some very peculiar looks”
(adj) slightly and indefinably unwell. “I felt a little peculiar for a while”
(adj) particular; special. “any attempt to explicate the theme is bound to run into peculiar difficulties”
(adj) belonging exclusively to. “some languages are peculiar to one region”
(noun) a parish or church exempt from the jurisdiction of the diocese in which it lies, and subject to the direct jurisdiction of the monarch or an archbishop. “deans and canons of royal peculiars, notably Westminster Abbey and Windsor”
Peculiar meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
late Middle English (in the sense ‘particular’): from Latin peculiaris‘of private property’, from peculium‘property’, from pecu‘cattle’ (cattle being private property). The sense ‘strange’ dates from the early 17th century.
Peculiar in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
Opinion: The peculiar Indian curse of ‘first-class first’, As the Indian team, the tournament favourite, exited the cricket World Cup after losing to New Zealand, Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted …
Mumbai: Fines for cattle on roads to rise 300%, MUMBAI: To a traveller, the one peculiar constant on the Indian landscape is the presence of cattle on our roads. BMC has now decided to take …
Kodaikanal’s ‘hill garlic’ gets GI tag, As for its uniqueness, the application said: “Kodaikanal Hill Garlic is very peculiar than other varieties cultivated throughout India. The pungent …
Chandrayaan-2: a successful launch will give India a strategic …, This is India’s second lunar moon mission, and includes a lunar orbiter, a lander (Vikram), … We really need to address these peculiar lacunae.
The peculiar case of illegal encroachments in Mumbai and snail’s .., The Dongri building collapse which claimed 13 lives and injured 25 people on Tuesday is still fresh in the minds of people. Maharashtra Chief …