(noun) a person who makes a living by salvaging saleable items from dustbins or rubbish heaps. “Coney Street in York was a totter’s paradise on Tuesday morning”
(verb) a feeble or unsteady gait.
(verb) move in a feeble or unsteady way. “a hunched figure tottering down the path”
(verb) (of a building) shake or rock as if about to collapse. “tottering, gutted houses”
(verb) be insecure or about to fail. “the pharmaceutical industry has tottered from crisis to crisis”
Totter meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
लडखड़ाना,डगमगाते हुए चलना, कंपना, डगमगाते हुए चलना, डगमगाना, लंगड़ाते हुए चलना, लड़खड़ाते हुए चलना
Middle English: from Middle Dutch touteren ‘to swing’ (the original sense in English).
late 19th century: from tot3.
Totter in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
India ‘A’ totter at 11-4 after West Indies ‘A’ score 318, Port of Spain: Test specialists Hanuma Vihari and Mayank Agarwal were dismissed cheaply leaving India A tottering at 11 for 4 in the first hour …
India’s World Cup campaign ends in heartbreak: Virat Kohli …, What does one make of India’s World Cup 2019 campaign? … In the semi-final, when India were tottering at 24 for 4, Dhoni doesn’t walk out to …
Air Fares Soar, IndiGo and SpiceJet Rake in the Profits as Jet …, and SpiceJet Rake in the Profits as Jet Airways Continues to Totter … India’s public sector banks, led by SBI, are making feeble attempts at …
Edutainment Market A Well-Defined Technological Growth …, CurioCity, Kindercity, Mattel Play Town, Totter’s Otterville, Kidz Holding S.A.L, … Asia-Pacific (China, Japan, Korea, India and Southeast Asia)
Straight from the horse’s mouth, We’ve just watched them totter and canter on the race track, and all eyes are on … says Byramji, who is among the four women trainers in India.
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Totter
cant believe no one thought abt it – TOT – is a baby – always moves unsteadily – abt to fall
Sounds Like Torture.therefore while someone is released after being tortured..he moves unsteadily.
(noun) a cylinder on which film, wire, thread, or other flexible materials can be wound. “a cotton reel”
(noun) a length of something wound on to a reel. “a reel of copper wire”
(noun) a part of a film. “in the final reel he is transformed from unhinged sociopath into local hero”
(noun) a device for winding and unwinding a line as required, in particular the line attached to a fishing rod.
(noun) a lively Scottish or Irish folk dance. “we put on the record player and danced reels”
(verb) wind something on to a reel by turning the reel. “sailplanes are often launched by means of a wire reeled in by a winch”
(verb) bring in a fish attached to a line by turning a reel and winding in the line. “he reeled in a good perch”
(verb) lose one’s balance and stagger or lurch violently. “he punched Connolly in the ear, sending him reeling”
(verb) walk in a staggering or lurching manner, especially while drunk. “the two reeled out of the bar arm in arm”
(verb) feel shocked, bewildered, or giddy. “the Prime Minister was reeling from a savaging inflicted in the Commons”
Reel meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
सिनेमा रील, एक विशेष प्रकार का नृत्य, रील संगीत, अटेरन, घिरनी, चरखी, कुंडल, रील, एक प्रकार का नाच, घिरनी या चरखी पर भूत चढ़ाना, घूम घूम कर नाचना, फेंटी बनाना, चक्कर खाना हिल जाना, लच्छा बनाना, घूमना, चकराना, डगमगाना, लड़खड़ाना, लड़खड़ाना, अटेरना
Old English hrēol, denoting a rotatory device on which spun thread is wound; of unknown origin.
Reel in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
REEL Strengthens Board of Directors and Senior Leadership Team …, REEL’s comprehensive and cost-effective set of environmental services and solutions are playing an important role in helping India and other …
Safety Drives Top India Bond Underwriter to Sovereign Debt, (Bloomberg) — As India’s credit markets reel from a string of defaults, the nation’s top bond underwriter is taking refuge in the safety of government debt.
North, central India reel under heatwave, monsoon advances in Kerala, NEW DELHI: There was no relief from the heatwave conditions in north and central regions of India even as monsoon advanced in the southern …
Indian start-ups reel in the big fish, India’s burgeoning digital start-up landscape, already one of the largest markets in the world for technology and social media companies, has …