(adj) lacking brightness or interest; drearily dull. “the landscape was drab and grey”
(adj) of a dull light brown colour. “drab camouflage uniforms”
(noun) clothes, especially trousers, made of drab. “a young man dressed in drabs”
(noun) a slovenly woman.
(noun) a prostitute.
Drab meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
नीरस, फीका, एक-रूप, एकाकार, धूसर, भूरा
mid 16th century (as a noun denoting undyed cloth): probably from Old French drap ‘cloth’ (see drape).
early 16th century: perhaps related to Low German drabbe ‘mire’ and Dutch drab ‘dregs’.
Drab in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
Column: A Far Cry From The Vibrant Indian Elections … ongoing campaign for the Christmas elections in this country strangely quiet and drab.
Pratap powers SC Railway to title, … SN Vohra’s All-India Gurmit Memorial Hockey Tournament here today. … Sector 42 Sports Complex, PNB took the lead after a drab first-half, …
Delhi must do what little it can to strengthen the civilian …, The current juncture in Pakistan is a good moment for India to speak up on … the Maulana has lent some colour to the drab Pakistani politics.
ISL 2019-20 diary: Problem with the opener, Kochi’s Nehru Stadium is a much sought-after venue in the Indian Super League and the season opener in two of … Drab draw on Diwali day.
Cricketers, officials enjoy top-class facilities at matches, even …, … a series that was drab and dreary, Virat Kohli told media-persons that … Sourav Ganguly, who was India’s skipper for over half a decade and …
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Drab
Sounds like drag, if a movie is dragged unnecessarily it becomez boring or dull
(adj) (especially of a liquid) only slightly warm; lukewarm. “she soaked a flannel in the tepid water”
(adj) showing little enthusiasm. “the applause was tepid”
Tepid meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
गुनगुना, उत्साहहीन, बेमन से दिया गया
late Middle English: from Latin tepidus, from tepere ‘be warm’.
Tepid in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
India’s first startup IPO to open on Friday; here’s what you must know, NEW DELHI: Alphalogic Techsys, India’s first startup IPO, will hit the … Its listed peers included Xelpmoc Design, which had a tepid listing in …
How much more stress is left for Indian stock markets, To top it, tepid domestic earnings and a slowing Indian economy further concerns investors have to contend. Investors at this point are not …
Market starts on a tepid note; Nifty slips below 11000, MUMBAI: Domestic equity benchmarks BSE sensex and NSE Nifty started on a negative note on Wednesday as investors remained risk averse …
As FPI selling, tepid earnings dampen sentiment, here are 10 factors …, As FPI selling, tepid earnings dampen sentiment, here are 10 factors that will keep … Among others, Bank of India, Ashok Leyland, DLF, Bank of …
India Spices: Turmeric slips on tepid buying; cardamom down 4%, The September contract of cardamom on the Multi Commodity Exchange of India hit the 4% lower circuit as rising supply of the new crop kept …
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Tepid
tepid sounds like torpid which is sluggish ie, inactive
te(tea) and pid(dip):ypu can dip ur hand into tea only when it is lukewarm