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


Lambast

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lambast meaning in Hindi

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

Lambast

  • (verb) criticize (someone or something) harshly; “the manager lambasted his team”

Lambast (लैम्बेस्ट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • बुरी तरह से फटकारना

Lambast Origin

  • mid 17th century (in the sense ‘beat, thrash’): from lam1 + baste3. The current sense dates from the late 19th century.

Lambast in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Salkar, Varma lambast Manohar after he quits BCCI.
  • Video mocking Lata and Sachin: Twitteratis lambast Tanmay Bhat.
  • Film-makers lambast jury.
  • Former cricketers lambast Pakistan after Asia Cup exit.
  • Preity has even taken to Twitter to lambast publications running with the story and has put her version of events forward.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of lambast

  • lambast = lamba +blast

Lambast Pronunciation

Reprimand

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reprimand meaning

Reprimand Vocab Meme – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary

Reprimand

  • (noun) a severe reproof or rebuke, especially a formal one by a person in authority; “the golfer received a reprimand for a breach of rules”

  • (verb) rebuke formally “officials were reprimanded for poor work”

Reprimand (रेप्रमैन्ड / रेप्रीमान्ड) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • फटकार, निंदा करना, डांटना, डाँट, घुड़की

Reprimand Origin

  • mid 17th century: from French réprimande, via Spanish from Latin reprimenda, ‘things to be held in check’, neuter plural gerundive of reprimere.

Reprimand in a sentence (word usage in Newspaper)

  • BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj and party MLA Sangeet Som on Monday rejected media reports that they were reprimanded by party chief Amit Shah.
  • Wankhede curator asks BCCI to reprimand Ravi Shastri.
  • This comes amid reports that Shah on Sunday summoned and reprimanded several top party leaders for making controversial comments.
  • All Level 1 breaches carry a minimum penalty of an official reprimand and a maximum penalty of 50 per cent of a player’s match fee.
  • Ensure to reprimand/report anyone teasing stray animals. (No tying crackers to tails or hurling a live fire on an innocent animal.)

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of reprimand

  • Reprimand = Remand ; jab police kissi ko remand per leti hai toh they scold severely (rebuke formally)

Reprimand Pronunciation

Software Engineer reprimanded – Sunny Deol Funny

Rebuke

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rebuke English Hindi meaning

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

Rebuke [ri-byook]

  • (verb) express sharp disapproval or criticism of (someone) because of their behaviour or actions “she had rebuked him for drinking too much”
  • (noun) an expression of sharp disapproval or criticism “Dhoni sat down, completely silenced by the rebuke”

Rebuke (रिब्यूक) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • फटकार, गाली, निन्दा करना, गाली देना, सुनाना, फटकारना, डांटना

Rebuke Origin

  • Middle English (originally in the sense ‘force back, repress’): from Anglo-Norman French and Old Northern French rebuker, from re- ‘back, down’ + bukier ‘to beat’ (originally ‘cut down wood’, from Old French busche ‘log’)

Rebuke in a sentence (word usage in newspaper)

  • Reports suggested that Sonu Nigam invited Salman Khan on the stage; the actor gave him a sharp verbal rebuke.
  • Two senior Trump administrators resigned their jobs and board positions following the rebuke, leaving the dissidents in charge.
  • The White House is criticizing Republicans for failing to rebuke Donald Trump’s comments about immigrants.
  • his made it possible for the sufi in Kashmir to rebuke the preacher rather than being the target of abuse as in other places.
  • The comments earned the Spaniard a rebuke from team boss Ron Dennis.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of rebuke

  • rebuke ~ Reebok. Agar Reebok ke naye shoes kharab ho gaye to you will definitely rebuke.

Rebuke pronunciation

Salman Khan rebukes reporter for calling him Bhaijaan

Belittle

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belittle English Hindi meaning

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

Belittle [bih-lit-l]

  • (verb) dismiss (someone or something) as unimportant.“the opposition belittled the government’s successes”

Belittle (बिलिटल) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • अपमान करना, अनादर करना , छोटा करना या समझना

Belittle Origin

  • 1775-85, Americanism; be- + little

Belittle in a sentence (word usage in newspaper)

  • In no way am I trying to belittle anyone with a chronic condition. I truly empathize and sympathize with others fighting a chronic beast.
  • He never uttered a word but here on the huge amount of Rs 1.25 lakh crore, he is seeking to criticise it, undo it, belittle it,” he said.
  • Qureshi purports to belittle Saif by using girlie terms of endearment like ‘Meri Jaan’, ‘Meri Bachchi’.
  • In this six-minute video, Fox hosts and guests repeatedly belittle, insult, harass, and objectify women.
  • But as a professional, you should always be mature even if some tries to belittle what you have achieved.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of belittle

  • Belittle – ‘beta’ tuh ‘little’ hai… jaa bache jaa

Belittle Pronunciation

Belittle – Explaination