Halcyon

halcyon meaning in HindiHalcyon

  • (adj) denoting a period of time in the past that was idyllically happy and peaceful; “the halcyon days of the 1960s”
  • (noun) a mythical bird said to breed at the time of the winter solstice in a nest floating on the sea and to have the power of calming the winds and waves.
  • (Greek mythology) a woman who was turned into a kingfisher.

Halcyon (हैल्सीअन) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • शांत, खुशगवार, शान्तिपूर्ण

Halcyon Origin

  • late Middle English (in the mythological sense): via Latin from Greek alkuōn ‘kingfisher’ (also halkuōn, by association with hals ‘sea’ and kuōn ‘conceiving’).

Halcyon in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Australian fans no longer take those halcyon days for granted after a barren period without a legspinner.
  • Those halcyon years.
  • Perhaps those halcyon days of the “mixed economy” were not meant to last long.
  • I’m not expecting a return to those halcyon days.
  • Those Halcyon Days in Winter.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of halcyon

  • halcyon bole toh halke din … halka halka sa yeh nasha… 🙂

Halcyon Pronunciation

idyllic

Idyllic meaning in Hindi

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

idyllic

  • (adj) like an idyll; extremely happy, peaceful, or picturesque.

idyllic (आइडिलिक) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • सुखद जीवन का, काव्यात्मक, ग्रामीण, ग्राम्य, मनोहर, रमणीय, शांतिपूर्ण

idyllic Origin

  • 1855-60; idyll + -ic

idyllic in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Omelas is an idyllic city of incredible happiness, where the citizenry is cultured, sophisticated and blissful.
  • The idyllic setting is complemented by the artistic quotient of its architectural features.
  • She has always strived to put her best foot forward and come a long way from being a dreamy eyed girl from the idyllic city of Visakhapatnam.
  • A hundred percent literacy or lesser mortality rates do not necessarily make everything idyllic.
  • Yet there is nothing idyllic about Cape Town Grand Parade described by Richard Stengel one vivid day in 1991.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of idyllic

  • id dikhao agar idyllic city me jaana hai toh

idyllic Pronunciation

Idyllic Irakli beach on the Black Sea coast of Bulgaria.

Laid back

laid-back meaning

laid-back Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary

Laid-back

  • (adj) relaxed and easy-going

Laid-back meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • ढीला, शांत, शांतचित्त

Laid-back Origin

  • Presumably originally a metaphor — literally, “sitting in a tilted-back chair”, a relaxed posture of low defensive readiness.

Laid-back in a sentence (word usage in newspaper)

  • There’s just something about the chilled out, laid back attitude of Goa town that makes you want to let your hair down.
  • I’m laid back and down to earth person.
  • It offers a laid-back pace and blends medieval architecture, scores of cafes, restaurants, boutiques and the zesty weekly market.
  • To get that laid-back, uber cool look, distressed ripped jeans are another famed option that college-goers are opting for.
  • We love Alia Bhatt’s laid-back approach to style.

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