Falter

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Falter

  • (verb) lose strength or momentum. “the music faltered, stopped, and started up again”
  • (verb) speak hesitantly. “‘A-Adam?’ he faltered”
  • (verb) move unsteadily or hesitantly. “he faltered and finally stopped in mid-stride”

Falter meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • हिचक, अटकना, डगमगाना, लड़खड़ाना, लड़खड़ाना, हकलाना, अटक के बोलना, डिगना, भचकना

Falter origin

  • late Middle English (in the senses ‘stammer’ and ‘stagger’): perhaps from the verb fold1 (which was occasionally used of the faltering of the legs or tongue) + -ter as in totter .

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

  • World Cup 2019: Sarfaraz’s almighty yawn becomes a meme magnet …, yawn becomes a meme magnet even as Pakistan falter against India … India dominated Pakistan in their World Cup encounter on Sunday as …
  • sensex, Nifty Falter as Tariffs on US Goods Stoke Trade War Fears, Indian shares fell on Monday, dented by losses across sectors, after the country slapped higher tariffs on certain US products in retaliation to …
  • Tokyo Olympics 2020: India men’s recurve team book three Olympic …, book three Olympic quota places in archery, women falter against Belarus … India men’s recurve team booked three quota places for Tokyo …
  • India falter in first warm-up game, London: Indian batting line-up’s soft underbelly lay exposed in slightly favourable bowling conditions as New Zealand gave a rude wake-up call …
  • Union ministers Gadkari, Bhamre leading; Shinde, Chavan falter, NAGPUR/MUMBAI: Union ministers and BJP leaders Nitin Gadkari and Subhash Bhamre are leading over their nearest rivals in Maharashtra …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Falter

  • falter is like farter.. who farts a lot.. people hesitate farting in public.. so HESITATE
  • FALTER-fall in gutter becoz u feel weak and stumbling while walking

Falter pronunciation


Plunge

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Plunge

  • (verb) jump or dive quickly and energetically; “Joy stripped her clothes off and plunged into the sea”
  • (verb) fall suddenly and uncontrollably; “the aircraft plunged to the ground”
  • (verb) embark impetuously on a speech or course of action; “he came to a decision, and plunged on before he had time to reconsider it”
  • (verb) suffer a rapid decrease in value; “shares in the company plunged 18p on news that profits had fallen”
  • (verb) (of a ship) pitch; “the ship plunged through the 20-foot seas”
  • (verb) (of a horse) rear violently; “the frightened horse plunged and bolted”
  • (verb) push or thrust quickly; “he plunged his hands into his pockets”
  • (verb) quickly immerse in liquid; “plunge the pears into a bowl of cold water”
  • (verb) suddenly bring into a specified condition or state; “the room was plunged into darkness”
  • (verb) sink (a pot containing a plant) in the ground; “pot up and plunge spring-flowering bulbs”
  • (noun) an act of jumping or diving into water; “a plunge into the deep end of the pool”
  • (noun) a swift and drastic fall in value or amount; “the central bank declared a 76% plunge in its profits”

Phrases:

  • take the plunge — commit oneself to a course of action about which one is nervous;“she wondered whether to enter for the race, but decided to take the plunge”

Plunge (प्लन्ज) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • गोता, छलांग, डुबकी, प्रवेश, तैरने का तालाब, कूद, डुबाना, डूबना, प्रवेश करना, गोता लगाना, किसी काम में मग्न हो जाना, झटके से डालना, उछाल आना, ग़ोता लगाना, कूदना

Plunge Origin

  • late Middle English: from Old French plungier ‘thrust down’, based on Latin plumbum ‘lead, plummet’.

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

  • More than 250 people took the plunge at Lake Fenton.
  • Political donations plunge to $16.7m – down from average $25ma year.
  • Temperatures to plunge to -5.
  • Big Oil Companies Finished 2018 Strong Despite Plunge in Oil Prices.
  • In Spain, international adoptions plunge while surrogacy grows.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of plunge

  • sound like “put lung in water”

Plunge pronunciation