Obnoxious meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
अप्रिय, ठेस पहुचने वाला, घृणित, बहुत बेकार
late 16th century (in the sense ‘vulnerable to harm’): from Latin obnoxiosus, from obnoxius ‘exposed to harm’, from ob- ‘towards’ + noxa ‘harm’. The current sense, influenced by noxious, dates from the late 17th century.
Obnoxious in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
Can I toot my own horn without being obnoxious?, It started with the automobile manufacturers in India curtailing their production and a popular food product company declaring it might have to …
‘Bold move, tax bonanza’: India Inc cheers government’s …, India Inc. on Friday cheered the government’s Rs 1,45,000 crore stimulus … currently obnoxious rate of 42 per cent to uplift the end-users spirit,”
This bride’s sea green coloured lehenga is refreshingly new!, The trend of wearing obnoxious boxy sneakers was started by Hollywood hotties like Kendall Jenner and Kim Kardashian, but now it’s a big fad …
Pakistan-origin British Lawmaker Faces Backlash After …, “We, in Congress, may disagree with BJP politically, but this obnoxious tweet against an Indian Prime Minister from a sitting member of UK’s …
The twelve Apostles of Gandhi, He was persuaded to join the Government of Independent India by the … then I think that means politically a most obnoxious thing to do.”.
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Obnoxious
mid 16th century (as noun): from French crotesque (the earliest form in English), from Italian grottesca, from opera or pittura grottesca ‘work or painting resembling that found in a grotto’; ‘grotto’ here probably denoted the rooms of ancient buildings in Rome which had been revealed by excavations, and which contained murals in the grotesque style.
Grotesque in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)
Chennai’s killers share grotesque trait: Like to watch victims die.
Harlan Ullman: Presidential race has become grotesque game show.
Grotesque ISIS video shows the training of child soldiers.
GROTESQUE images of gangrenous toes and clogged arteries are to be emblazoned across cigarette packets made for sale in UK shops.
An economy that tackles the grotesque inequality that is holding people back.
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of grotesque
imagine a tusk grow on your face… you will look grotesque 🙂