Overwhelm

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Overwhelm

  • (verb) bury or drown beneath a huge mass of something, especially water. “floodwaters overwhelmed hundreds of houses”
  • (verb) give too much of something to; inundate. “they were overwhelmed by farewell messages”
  • (verb) have a strong emotional effect on. “I was overwhelmed with guilt”
  • (verb) defeat completely. “the Irish side was overwhelmed 15–3 by Scotland”
  • (verb) be too strong for; overpower. “the Stilton doesn’t overwhelm the flavour of the trout”

Overwhelm meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • पराजित करना, अधिक भावना प्रकट करना, विह्वल होना, वश में करना, अभिभुत होना, छा जाना, तबाह कर देना

Overwhelm in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)

  • Book traces evolution of campaigning in India elections, A new book traces the evolution of election campaigns in India by … as possible to saturate and Overwhelm the mind of an average Indian with …
  • Vintage Di Maria helps PSG Overwhelm Real Madrid, Angel Di Maria scored twice in a vintage performance to help Paris St Germain outclass Real Madrid 3-0 in their opening Champions League …
  • Adding Fizz, Fortunately, she was not Overwhelm . “I love variety, so India did not Overwhelm me. It’s hugely attractive. There is no opportunity to get bored …
  • J&K and PoK: Why MEA Jaishankar’s comment isn’t the last …, The reason why India must insistently assert its claim is because the … to show that India can Overwhelm Pakistani defences in the region.
  • Mumbai Rains: Trains and buses disrupted, showers Overwhelm city. Mumbai goes under. DNA Web Team; Sep 4, 2019, 01:23 PM IST. Heavy rains hit Mumbai …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Overwhelm 

  • over whim powder cover completely with bubles

Overwhelm pronunciation

Endeavour

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Endeavour

  • (verb) try hard to do or achieve something. “he is endeavouring to help the Third World”
  • (noun) an attempt to achieve a goal. “an endeavour to reduce serious injury”
  • (noun) earnest, prolonged, and industrious effort. “enthusiasm is a vital ingredient in all human endeavour”
  • (noun) an enterprise or undertaking. “a portfolio of business endeavours”

Endeavour meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • प्रयत्न करना, यत्न करना, प्रयत्न

Endeavour origin

  • late Middle English (in the sense ‘exert oneself’): from the phrase put oneself in devoir ‘do one’s utmost’ (see devoir).

Endeavour in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)

  • No attempts made to frame Uniform Civil Code in India: SC … state shall endeavour to secure for the citizens a Uniform Civil Code throughout …
  • Behind Imran Khan’s Muzaffarabad rally, a Jinnah plot to …, It is directly connected to Pakistan’s decades-old endeavour to capture … in Srinagar and met Jinnah as an agent of the Orient Press of India.
  • Endeavour is to facilitate smooth transition and leave team in …, The reappointed Ravi Shastri says his primary endeavour will be … can leave a legacy for the time to come,” the former India all-rounder said.
  • Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train fare to be around ₹3000′, As part of the endeavour to save the environment, the NHSRCL has also deployed specially-designed vehicles to transplant large trees …
  • Bandaru Dattatreya sworn in as HP governor, Stating that it would be his endeavour to take forward the pace of development in coordination with both the government and the Opposition, …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Endeavour

  • En+Devote.. Devote oneself to achieve something.
  • endeavour( in depth) thus endeavour efforts means efforts which is done from the depth to accompolish something

Endeavour pronunciation

Haul

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Haul

  • (verb) (of a person) pull or drag with effort or force. “he hauled his bike out of the shed”
  • (verb) propel or pull oneself with difficulty. “he hauled himself along the cliff face”
  • (verb) force (someone) to appear for reprimand or trial. “he is to be hauled before the Press Council”
  • (verb) (of a vehicle) pull (an attached trailer or carriage) behind it. “the engine hauls the overnight sleeper from London Euston”
  • (verb) transport in a lorry or cart. “he made a living hauling coal”
  • (verb) (especially of a sailing ship) make an abrupt change of course. “my plan was to haul offshore, well clear of the land”
  • (noun) a quantity of something that has been stolen or is possessed illegally. “they escaped with a haul of antiques”
  • (noun) a number of fish caught. “he landed a record pike haul”
  • (noun) the number of points, medals, or titles won by a person or team in a sporting event or over a period. “his seven-goal haul against Liverpool”
  • (noun) all the products purchased by someone during a particular episode of shopping. “I’m really pleased with my haul as I think I got some great bargains”
  • (noun) a distance to be covered in a journey. “the thirty-mile haul to Boston”

Haul meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • ढोना, बलपूर्वक खींचना, प्राप्त वस्तु, जाल में फँसी हुई मछलियों की राशि, उतराई, खींचते से लाना, ढुलाई, ढोना, पकड़ी गई मछली की मिक़दार, पार करना, विजयोपहार

Haul origin

  • mid 16th century (originally in the nautical sense ‘trim sails for sailing closer to the wind’): variant of hale2.

Haul in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)

  • 1st Test: All-round Ishant Sharma puts India on top vs West Indies in …. Ishant Sharms’s 9th 5-wicket haul in Tests helped India restrict the hosts …
  • Army was ready for a long haul before Balakot, say sources, The Indian Army was ready for a long haul as a fallout of the Balakot air strikes, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat assured the government.
  • India vs West Indies, 1st Test: Ishant Sharma’s five-wicket haul helps … as West Indies end the day 108 runs behind India with only two wickets …
  • Why Pakistan Will Not Succeed in Taking India to ICJ on Kashmir, The only way ICJ could take up Kashmir through this route is if India … eagerness to haul India to The Hauge is politically understandable.
  • Post-Pulwama strikes earn Air Force rich awards haul, NEW DELHI: The audacious pre-dawn air strikes on a Jaish-e-Muhammed facility at Balakot and the subsequent skirmish between Indian and …

Haul pronunciation


Manoeuvre

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Manoeuvre

  • (noun) a movement or series of moves requiring skill and care. “snowboarders performed daring manoeuvres on precipitous slopes”.
  • (noun) a carefully planned or cunning scheme or action. “shady financial manoeuvres”
  • (noun) the fact or process of taking carefully planned or cunning action. “the economic policy provided no room for manoeuvre”
  • (noun) a large-scale military exercise of troops, warships, and other forces. “the Russian vessel was on manoeuvres”
  • (verb) move skilfully or carefully. “the lorry was unable to manoeuvre comfortably in the narrow street”
  • (verb) carefully guide or manipulate (someone or something) in order to achieve an end. “they were manoeuvring him into betraying his friend”
  • (verb) manipulate a situation to achieve an end. “Rann was manoeuvring to elope with the girl”

Manoeuvre meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • चाल, युक्तिचाल चलना, कौशल, युक्ति, दाँव, पैंतरेबाजी, दाँवपेंच

Manoeuvre origin

  • mid 18th century (as a noun in the sense ‘tactical movement’): from French manœuvre (noun), manœuvrer (verb), from medieval Latin manuoperare from Latin manus ‘hand’ + operari ‘to work’.

Manoeuvre in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)

  • India’s Latest Manoeuvre: Not Just Nationalism, Background. The Indian Parliament decided to revoke Articles 370(1) and 35(A) of the country’s Constitution, which provided special …
  • Chandrayaan-2 days away from Moon’s orbit. What next, Indian Space Research Organisation’s (Isro) second Moon mission … “The final orbit raising manoeuvre of Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft was …
  • Ravi Shastri is the clear front-runner for head coach, Three of the six — former India fielding coach Robin Singh, former India … combined with the ability to manoeuvre around analytics makes the …
  • Current Affairs in Short: 29 July 2019, Chandrayaan-2 completes third orbit-raising manoeuvre … carried out third orbit raising manoeuvre for India’s second lunar mission.
  • OPINION | If Not For Brave Indian Soldiers, Ladakh Would Have Been …, The manoeuvre used by the government to separate Ladakh from the … The accession of Jammu & Kashmir to India and swift entry of the …

Manoeuvre pronunciation


Spur

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Spur

  • (noun) a device with a small spike or a spiked wheel that is worn on a rider’s heel and used for urging a horse forward.
  • (noun) a thing that prompts or encourages someone; an incentive.  “wars act as a spur to practical invention”
  • (noun) a projection from a mountain or mountain range. “it’s an easy walk up the spur that leads to the summit”
  • (noun) a small, single-pointed support for ceramic ware in a kiln.
  • (verb) urge (a horse) forward by digging one’s spurs into its sides. “she spurred her horse towards the hedge”
  • (verb) give an incentive or encouragement to (someone). “her sons’ passion for computer games spurred her on to set up a software business”
  • (verb) prune in (a side shoot of a plant) so as to form a spur close to the stem. “spur back the lateral shoots”

Spur meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • उकसाव, उत्साहन, एड़, कांटा, खांग, गांठ, ठोकर, प्रेरणा, प्रोत्साहन, एड़, पर्वत स्कन्ध, छोटा रस्ता, मुख्य मार्ग से निकला हुआ रास्ता, कंट, पर्वत-स्कंध, महमेज़, एड़ लगाना, छोड़ना, दौड़ना, प्रेरित करना, प्रोत्साहित करना, उसकाना, उभाड़ना, उकसाना, ऐड़ मारना

Spur origin

  • Old English sporaspura, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch spoor and German Sporn, also to spurn.

Spur in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)

  • MGNREGA may see 30% hike in budgetary funds to spur rural jobs …, The allocation towards Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS), the flagship rural job programme
  • Lane closures on The Spur begin Monday, Heads up if you’re driving through the Smokies this week. expect some lane closures and delays as the park begins maintenance work on the …
  • Record international iron ore prices spur lower grade exports from India, Odisha alone has in excess of 100 million tonnes of inferior grade iron ore accumulated at mine heads; this ore lacks takers in India. More such …
  • Third generation 2020 Bentley Flying Spur to be unveiled globally on …, The Flying Spur is slated to be unveiled globally on June 11, 2019. And the luxury touring sedan is expected to land on the Indian soil by early …
  • Next Indian govt seen relying on RBI rate cuts to spur growth, India’s slowing economy will need a boost soon after the current election but budget stresses mean New Delhi probably has to rely on the …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Spur

  • spur gear is spiked wheel that is used in gear of automobiles, which ENCOURAGES the wheel to move forward
  • spur means leg. Kick with the leg to push someone front. A child uses leg to move forward by kicking its leg against a any base.

Spur pronunciation