(noun) a smell that is only smelt briefly or faintly. “I caught a whiff of eau de cologne”
(noun) an unpleasant smell.
(noun) an act of sniffing or inhaling. “I found my inhaler and took a deep whiff”
(noun) a trace or hint of something bad, menacing, or exciting. “there had been a whiff of financial scandal in the past”
(noun) a puff or breath of air or smoke. “whiffs of smoke emerged from the boiler”
(noun) (chiefly in baseball or golf) an unsuccessful attempt to hit the ball. get a
(noun) brief or faint smell of. “he whiffed the broth that was simmering on the stove”
(verb) get a brief or faint smell of. “he whiffed the broth that was simmering on the stove”
Whiff meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
कश, झलक, हल्की गन्ध, झोंका, उड़ कर आना
late 16th century (originally in the senses ‘gust of wind’ and ‘inhalation of tobacco smoke’, also, as a verb, ‘blow with a slight gust’): imitative.
early 18th century: perhaps from whiff1.
Whiff our in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
India may soon break into the top 50 in ease of doing …, India is within touching distance of a place in the top 50 best places to do … The World Bank ranking comes as a whiff of fresh air for the Indian …
It’s time for Shillong’s cherry blossom festival, Pretty-in-pink blooms awash cherry blossom trees and the whiff of barbeque … music, and dance performances by natives of North East India.
Uttar Pradesh jail riot with cop torture and food grouse whiff, Five policemen including the deputy jailer at Gorakhpur jail were injured on Friday when a group of inmates attacked them at 6.30am and took …
India vs South Africa: Bowling allies and familiar follies, But once they get a whiff, this Indian attack can be ruthless. They reduced the Proteas to 136/6 at lunch. Even though Faf du Plessis fought a …
India’s booming appetite for opioids, For Indian cancer patients who once writhed in agony, there are ….. a reckless morphine addict or any whiff of scandal somewhere on the …
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Whiff
whiff sounds like SNIFF….I could sniff (smell) the fragrance of the flowers in a whiff of air.
WHI..WHY..SO why to give a HINT TO someone strange about your house..
(verb) suggest or hint (something bad) in an indirect and unpleasant way. “he was insinuating that I had no self-control”
(verb) slide (oneself or a thing) slowly and smoothly into a particular place. “I insinuated my shoulder in the gap”
(verb) manoeuvre oneself into (a favourable position) by subtle manipulation. “he insinuated himself into the king’s confidence”
Insinuate meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
चालाकी भरा संकेत करना, ह्रदय में बिठाना, धीरे धीरे उकसाना, इशारा करना, चालाकी से सुझाना, धीरे-धीरे भड़काना, परोक्ष रूप से सुझाना, संकेत करना
early 16th century (in the sense ‘enter (a document) on the official register’): from Latin insinuat- ‘introduced tortuously’, from the verb insinuare, from in- ‘in’ + sinuare ‘to curve’.
Insinuate in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
Sagarika Ghose shares an old report to insinuate that the Army is using … a recent one to insinuate that the Indian Armed Forces are employing …
An RSS-Backed Body Says There’s No Need for Sex …., He then went on to insinuate that every time sex education has been … In India, learning about the birds and the bees can be a conflicting …
‘Disturb’ tag on Kashmir visit, Jammu and Kashmir government spokesperson Rohit Kansal on Saturday appeared to insinuate that the aborted visit by an Opposition …
Rhea Chakraborty calls Chhichhore ‘brilliant film’. Rumored …, Probably your question, if well-founded, will help me insinuate it to the other person to know what to say next time. And probably when you put …
Susanna Reid unimpressed by Paul Hollywood’s organ …, Broadcaster India Willoughby and Jane Evans also joined the … shows and doesn’t want to have to explain what they insinuate to her children.
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Insinuate
IN(not)+SIGN….without any signal i.e indirectly hint or imply ….
The girl has lost her memory. The boy telling her – This is the INStitute IN which U ATE. He is trying to HINT, IMPLY to her.