Thwart

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Thwart

  • (verb) prevent (someone) from accomplishing something. “he never did anything to thwart his father”
  • (verb) oppose (a plan, attempt, or ambition) successfully. “the government had been able to thwart all attempts by opposition leaders to form new parties”
  • (noun) a structural crosspiece forming a seat for a rower in a boat.

Thwart meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • रोकना

Thwart origin

  • Middle English thwerte, from the adjective thwert ‘perverse, obstinate, adverse’, from Old Norse thvert, neuter of thverr ‘transverse’, from an Indo-European root shared by Latin torquere ‘to twist’.

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

  • UK navy heard in audio trying to thwart Iran ship seizure, ALSO READ: India in touch with Iran to secure release of Indians aboard British-flagged ship. The free flow of traffic through the Strait of …
  • Jamshedpur: Villagers worship jumbos to thwart attacks in Jharkhand …, JAMSHEDPUR: Religious belief cannot be justified by scientific debate. Located in the dense hilly forest area in the Dalma Wildlife Sanctuary …
  • Pakistan tries to thwart extradition of Dawood’s top aide to US, Sources close to Indian agencies informed IANS that the Pakistan High Commission in London had earlier tried to thwart the extradition move …
  • Kottayam: Selfie helps thwart youth’s suicide bid, KOTTAYAM: Selfie attempts on railway tracks often lead to tragic consequences. But in a role reversal, a selfie shared by a youth with his …
  • Police thwart bid to steal sandalwood, They have registered a case against the unidentified smugglers under Section 380 read with 511 of the Indian Penal Code. A special team has …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Thwart 

  • Thwart or Obstruct is to prevent someone from doing something.
  • thWARt concentrate on WAR[against enemy,against opponents DESIRE]

Thwart pronunciation


Accost

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Accost English Hindi meaning

Accost Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary

Accost

  • (verb) approach and address (someone) boldly or aggressively; “the police accosted him in the street”

Accost (अकॉस्ट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • संभाषण करना, बोलना, अभिवादन, सलाम, नमस्कार

Accost Origin

  • late 16th century (originally in the sense ‘lie or go alongside’): from French accoster, from Italian accostare, from Latin ad- ‘to’ + costa ‘rib, side’.

Accost in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • There may be occasions as in Mumbai some years ago when the Shiv Sena used to accost people in the streets and ask them to speak in Marathi.
  • Agents of bankrupt company accost chairman.
  • Members of such organisations would accost them, tell them off or force them to get ‘married’.
  • Smiling salespersons accost you with baskets of enticing pastries and savoury snacks outside the numerous bakeries and shops.
  • Along the way, beggars would accost him and children would call out to him.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of accost

  • at any cost (accost), i will approach her and say ‘ i love you’

Accost Pronunciation

Singham accost villian

Hornswoggle

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hornswoggle English Hindi meaning

Hornswoggle Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with pictures

Hornswoggle [hawrn-swog-uh l]

  • (verb) get the better of (someone) by cheating or deception.
  • (verb) to swindle, cheat, hoodwink, or hoax.

Hornswoggle (हॉर्न्स्वागल) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • ठगना

Hornswoggle sentences in newspaper

  • The day would soon arrive when Peter would see he’d been well and truly hornswoggled.
  • An example of hornswoggle is marketing a chili that is produced in New York by pretending it is Texas chili.
  • Responding to a tweet from the reporter Chris Sheridan, who wrote that Jackson had been “hornswoggled,” Jackson wrote, “I’m okay with the Dallas deal.”

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of hornswoggle

  • Horns- Evil, Woggle – Cheat  -> Hornswoggled – got cheated by evil person

Hornswoggle pronunciation

Identify who got hornswoggled in the video below

Abduct

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abduct English Hindi Dictionary

Abduct Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture

Abduct [ab-duhkt]

  • (verb) take (someone) away illegally by force or deception; kidnap.The millionaire who disappeared may have been abducted”
  • (verb) PHYSIOLOGY (of a muscle) move (a limb or part) away from the midline of the body or from another part.“the posterior rectus muscle, which abducts the eye”

Abduct ( ऐब्डक्ट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • अपहरण करना
  • धोखा देकर या फुसलाकर भगा ले जाना
  • भगा ले जाना

Abduct sentences from news

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Abduct

  • a+bad+act

Abduct Pronunciation

Tere naam kidnapping scene best ever.mpg