Grapple

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Grapple

  • (verb) engage in a close fight or struggle without weapons; wrestle. “passers-by grappled with the man after the knife attack”
  • (verb) seize hold of (someone). “he grappled the young man around the throat”
  • (verb) struggle to deal with or overcome (a difficulty or challenge). “other towns are still grappling with the problem”
  • (verb) seize or hold with a grappling hook.
  • (noun) a wrestling match.
  • (noun) an instrument for seizing hold of something; a grappling hook.

Grapple meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • पकड़, पेंच, मुठभेड़, बाहुयुद्ध, गुत्थम गुत्था, धर दबोचना, मल्ल युद्ध, एक प्रकार की हुक, कुश्ती, पकड़ना, बांधना, सामना करना, भिड़ जाना, कुश्ती लड़ना, हाथापाई करना, धर दबोचना, तड़फड़ाना, गुथना, जुटना, पकड़ना

Grapple origin

  • Middle English (as a noun denoting a grappling hook): from Old French grapil, from Provençal, diminutive of grapa ‘hook’, of Germanic origin; related to grape. The verb dates from the mid 16th century.

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

  • Budget 2019 | All eyes on Jal Shakti ministry as India’s water crisis …,Anything related to water is the talk of the town as cities across India grapple with acute water shortage. Chennai’s water reservoirs are parched …
  • England grapple with fitness concerns ahead of India game, England’s defeat to Australia on Tuesday left them in a good deal of pain, needing victory in their final two matches against form teams India ..
  • Reliance Jio partners with Facebook to launch literacy program for first …, Mukesh Ambani, India’s richest man, has enabled tens of millions of … which is the most popular app in India, continues to grapple with the …
  • CBI cracks down on bank fraud scams in nationwide searches, … (CBI) launched a massive crackdown across India on Tuesday, even as probe agencies continued to grapple with cases of banking fraud.
  • Aamir Khan To NDTV On How India Can Tackle Its Water Crisis …, As parts of the country grapple with acute water scarcity, actor Aamir Khan, the ambassador of the ‘Jal Shakti Abhiyan’ is echoing the need for …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Grapple 

  • this when pronounced together..sounds like grapes and apples…so a fox STRUGGLING TO eat grapes and apple….
  • grapple-> if you follow wwe..ders a guy called carlito who eats apple generally and spits it on d opponent..

Grapple pronunciation


Confrontation

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Confrontation

  • (noun) a hostile or argumentative situation or meeting between opposing parties. “a confrontation with the legislature”
  • (noun) a situation where two players or sides compete to win a sporting contest. “the race promised a classic confrontation between the two top runners in the world”

Confrontation meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • मिलान, मुकाबला, विरोध, सामना, मुक़ाबला, आमना-सामना

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

  • ‘Regional dynamics should be shifted from confrontation to …, ‘Regional dynamics should be shifted from confrontation to … India and Afghanistan accuse Pakistan of providing safe haven to the Afghan …
  • SFI members detained after confrontation with police, Members of the Students’ Federation of India (SFI) were detained following a confrontation with the police during a protest in front of the office …
  • Doctors’ strike: Mamata’s shock treatment sparks outrage, hope at …, The unparalleled threat and the high-voltage confrontation were marked … and the Indian Medical Association announced an “all-India protest …
  • World Cup 2019: Photos from India’s memorable triumphs over … , Sachin Tendulkar batting for India during their 1992 World Cup match against Pakistan … This was after the infamous confrontation between Prasad and Sohail.
  • Raja Mandala: India and the Sino-Russian alliance, Raja Mandala: India and the Sino-Russian alliance …. an escalating confrontation with the US in the South China Sea and the Western Pacific.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Confrontation

  • Confrontation means fight or argument:- Come + Front… If you Come To Front, we will fight.

Confrontation pronunciation


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


Prosecute

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Prosecute

  • (verb) institute or conduct legal proceedings against (a person or organization). “they were prosecuted for obstructing the highway”
  • (verb) institute legal proceedings in respect of (a claim or offence). “the state’s attorney’s office seemed to decide that this was a case worth prosecuting”
  • (verb) carry on (a trade or pursuit).“”I am waiting for permission to prosecute my craft”
  • (verb) continue with (a course of action) with a view to its completion. “a serious threat to the government’s ability to prosecute the war”

Prosecute meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • अभियोग लगाना, अनुसरण करना, लगा रहना, जारी रखना, पीछा करना, निर्वाह करना, अभियोग चलाना, किये जाना, फौज दारी में नालिश करना, मुकदमा चलाना, मुक़दमा करना, अभियुक्त करना

Prosecute origin

  • late Middle English (in prosecute (sense 2)): from Latin prosecutpursued, accompanied’, from the verb prosequi, from pro ‘onward’ + sequi ‘follow’.

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

  • Ishrat case: Guj govt denies nod to prosecute ex-cops
  • Gujarat Govt Denied Sanction to Prosecute Ex Cops in Ishrat Jahan …
  • Kamala Harris Vows to ‘Prosecute the Case’ Against Trump
  • Manipur Govt Yet to Give Permission to CBI to Prosecute ‘Fake …
  • Iran Should Reach Out to Labor Leaders, Not Prosecute Them

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Prosecute 

  • If you ‘Persistently’ tell someone ‘Cute’ he/she wil be irritated.
  • sounds like prosecute which means to punish or torment
  • if you’re not CUTE you’ll face PERSECUTE

Prosecute pronunciation

Tiff

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tiff English Hindi meaning

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

Tiff [tif]

  • (noun) a petty quarrel, especially one between friends or lovers.

Tiff (टिफ) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • मनमुटाव, झगड़ा ,कहा-सुनी

Tiff Origin

  • early 18th century (denoting a slight outburst of temper): probably of dialect origin.

Tiff in a sentence (word usage in newspaper)

  • Thane cop’s tiff with IAS ‘friend’ turns ugly.
  • Tiff turns ugly as labourers thrash flat residents.
  • Man hacks brother to death over land tiff, sets body ablaze.
  • Oooppsss! Did Kapil Sharma have a tiff with Salman Khan.
  • Customs Official Hangs Self After Tiff With Wife.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of tiff

  • tiff = tiny + fight

Tiff Pronunciation

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