Draconian

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Draconian

  • (adj) (of laws or their application) excessively harsh and severe. “the Nazis destroyed the independence of the press by a series of draconian laws”

Draconian meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • टस से मस न होने वाला

Draconian origin

  • late 19th century: from the name of Draco (see Draco2) + -ian.

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

  • Resident Doctors On “Indefinite” Strike Against “Draconian” Medical Bill, Resident Doctors On “Indefinite” Strike Against “Draconian” Medical Bill … The bill looks to replace the existing Indian Medical Council Act and …
  • Draconian laws by Congress and now BJP used against Muslim and …, All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) MP Asaduddin Owaisi on Wednesday slammed the Congress while accusing the party of using …
  • Opposition slams amendment to UAPA, call it draconian, NEW DELHI: Opposition parties on Friday slammed the amendment to the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) which will empower …
  • Bengal Minister Dubs Triple Talaq Bill as ‘Draconian‘, Says it Interferes …, Kolkata: West Bengal minister and president of the Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind’s West Bengal unit, Siddiqullah Chowdhury, on Thursday dubbed the …
  • Rajya Sabha Passes ‘Draconian‘ Anti-Terror Bill, The Rajya Sabha on Friday passed the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act which will empower the government to declare individuals as …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Draconian

  • As in Draco malfoy in Harry Potter
  • any 1 has read the da vinci code….remember that code? o draconian devil oh lame saint???

Draconian pronunciation


Virulent

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virulent meaning in HindiVirulent

  • (adj) (of a disease or poison) extremely severe or harmful in its effects;“a virulent strain of influenza”
  • (adj) bitterly hostile;“a virulent attack on liberalism”

Virulent (विरलन्ट / विर्यलन्ट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • उग्र, जहरीला, तीखा, द्रोही, विषमय, विषाक्त, विषैला, संक्रामक

Virulent Origin

  • late Middle English (originally describing a poisoned wound): from Latin virulentus, from virus ‘poison’

Virulent in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Virulent CPM hatred triggered attack on CITU leader.
  • In this past week we have seen virulent hysteria from political leaders on a scale rarely seen before.
  • Even while targeting BJP, parties are competing with each other to be seen as the most virulent critic of the half-baked move.
  • Strain of dengue in Delhi less virulent, says health secretary.
  • On the social media, the tone is virulent; one asked, “why should every policy be about the poor.” Why indeed?

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Virulent

  • viru =virus = poison

Virulent Pronunciation

Scathing

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scathing meaning in HindiScathing

  • (adj) witheringly scornful; severely critical; “Kejriwal launched a scathing attack on the Prime Minister”

Scathing (स्केदिंग / स्कैदिंग) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • तीखाहानि पहुंचाने वालानुकसान पहुंचाने वाला

Scathing Origin

  • Middle English: from Old Norse skathi (noun), skatha (verb); related to Dutch and German schaden (verb).

Scathing in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Nick Smith dodges questions on scathing environment report.
  • Modi is doing ‘khoon ki dalaali’: Rahul’s scathing attack on PM.
  • Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal made a scathing attack on the BJP state government in Gujarat for utilizing force during the Patel agitation.
  • BJP at the national council launched a scathing attack on Pakistan following the Uri terror attack.
  • He’s a punk, he’s a dog, he’s a pig: Robert De Niro’s scathing attack on Donald Trump.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of scathing

  • scathing = scary + thing

Scathing Pronunciation

Acrid

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acrid meaning in Hindi

Acrid Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with pictures

Acrid

  • (adj) unpleasantly bitter or pungent; “the acrid smell of smoke clung about the building”

Acrid (ऐक्रिड) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • तीखा, चरपरा, कटु, उग्र, कड़ुवा

Acrid Origin

  • early 18th century: formed irregularly from Latin acer, acri- ‘sharp, pungent’ + -id1, probably influenced by acid.

Acrid in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • These days flavours of apple, mint, cheery, even chocolate and coffee are added to mask the acrid taste of tobacco.
  • After having sex with her husband, she would sleep in a separate room, the sheets slowly soaking with an acrid smell.
  • The blaze has belched acrid smoke across a widespread area of Southern California, prompting air quality warnings.
  • My nostrils dilate while savoring the acrid odor of gunpowder and blood.
  • The acrid smell of tear gas fills the air.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of acrid

  • Acrid – Acid like ( ‘r’ hata do)

Acrid Pronunciation

Vitriolic

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vitriolic meaning in Hindi

Vitriolic Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi transaltion with picture dictionary

Vitriolic

  • (adj) filled with bitter criticism or malice; “he launched a vitriolic attack on the government”

Vitriolic meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • कटु, तीखा,  सख़्त, अति कटु भाषण

Vitriolic Origin

  • 1660-70; vitriol + -ic

Vitriolic in a sentence (word usage from recent newspaper)

  • Trumps vitriolic, hate-filled rhetoric is scary.
  • Group condemns vitriolic attack on NAPIMS boss.
  • Mr. Trump’s most vitriolic statements have targeted minorities including Muslims, Mexicans, women and the LGBT community.
  • Some BJP leaders also believe Sidhu would not mount any vitriolic attack on BJP in the cut and thrust of the electoral battle of Punjab assembly.
  • From questioning his educational qualifications to sending vitriolic tweets, the CM has not missed an opportunity to target Modi.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of vitriolic

  • VITRIOL = another name for sulphuric acid (H2SO4) which is bitter, caustic and harsh.

Vitriolic Pronunciation