(adj) slow and clumsy because of great weight. “a swarthy, ponderous giant of a man”
(adj) (especially of speech or writing) dull or laborious. “the show is loaded down with ponderous one-liners”
Ponderous meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
नीरस, फीका, कठिन, श्रमसाध्य, भारी भरकम, भद्दा
late Middle English: via French from Latin ponderosus, from pondus, ponder- ‘weight’.
Ponderous in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
Present mode of political negotiation ‘problematic’: CCF, SCF …, … on Wednesday termed the manner in which the Government of India … that there is “ponderous problems ahead, with many confusions and …
2019 Isuzu D-Max V-Cross road test review, … of any vehicle on sale in India, at 3,295mm long, 1,860mm wide and … slightly ponderous in its shifts, especially between first and second.
More movies: ‘Klaus,’ ‘Earthquake Bird,’ ‘Warrior Queen of …, … ponderous dialogue and poorly explained hallucination scenes, not to … The premise: The queen of the state of Jhansi in northern India …
#12YearsOfCaptainDhoni Top Trend As Twitter Toasts Former …, Dhoni was chosen to captain India after three senior players – Rahul … has often faced criticism for his poor form and ponderous style of batting.
‘Bharat’ review: Where Salman Khan’s ‘India’ takes centre stage, … place and emotions, Bharat is way too ponderous and plodding. On paper, seeing seven decades of post-Independence India through the …
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Ponderous
Its simple guys, POUND is a unit of weight , we often calculate weight in pounds! 1 Pound = 480 grams
(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) lacking imaginativeness or originality; “prosaic language can’t convey the experience”
(adj) commonplace; unromantic; “the masses were too preoccupied by prosaic day-to-day concerns”
Prosaic (प्रोज़ेइक / प्रोज़ैइक) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)
नीरस, फीका, बेरस, मामूली, शुष्क, साधारण
late 16th century (as a noun denoting a prose writer): from late Latin prosaicus, from Latin prosa ‘straightforward (discourse)’ (see prose). Current senses of the adjective date from the mid 18th century.
Prosaic in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)
While England’s batting is so strong, the same cannot be said for their bowling which can have a prosaic look to it.
Think of words that add emphasise to your sentence, instead of going for the prosaic and easy words.
Tired of his prosaic job, Mumbai-based writer Shatrujeet Nath took a similar plunge midway through his journalistic career.
His methods might seem prosaic and a throwback to another era, but he brought stability to the Caribbean side through the course of the year.
The reality was somewhat more prosaic.
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of prosaic
Prosaic – Prozac is a tablet given to depressed people. Depressed people are dull and unimaginative