(verb) irritate; annoy. “it irks her to think of the runaround she received”
Irk meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
Middle English (in the sense ‘be annoyed or disgusted’): perhaps from Old Norse yrkja ‘to work’.
Irk in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
Potholes, bumps irk commuters on Chennai’s Tiruvottriyur High Road … P Thanigaivel of Old Washermenpet, a State Bank of India employee.
After facing heat, ICC rectifies their gaffe on Rahul Dravid ‘Hall …, Recently, the International Cricket Council drew the irk of social media when they wrongfully referred to former Indian captain Rahul Dravid as a …
Wanaparthy: Littered wine bottles at Jurala Project irk Collector, Wanaparthy: District Collector Swetha Mohanthi expressed her displeasure over the way the entire Jurala project areas is being littered with …
Manholes in middle of Irwin Road irk motorists, MYSURU: It is not just a bumpy ride on Irwin Road, a thoroughfare running in the heart of Mysuru, but a treacherous one – not only is the road …
Sunday classes irk students in Dharwad, Scientifically it’s proved that children can attend classes five and half days in a week in Indian context. If it exceeds, it becomes stressful and …
(Verb) evoke or draw out (a reaction, answer, or fact) from someone. “I tried to elicit a smile from Joanna”
(Verb) draw forth (something that is latent or potential) into existence. “a corrupt heart elicits in an hour all that is bad in us”
Elicit meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
निकालना, प्राप्त करना, प्रकाश में लाना, सार निकालना
mid 17th century: from Latin elicit- ‘drawn out by trickery or magic’, from the verb elicere, from e- (variant of ex- ) ‘out’ + lacere ‘entice, deceive’.
Elicit in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
Talks with Pak only on PoK: Rajnath Singh in Haryana, Signalling the hardening of India’s position after the Centre revoked the … But Delhi’s new red line is expected to elicit a sharp and negative …
SBI’s repo linked loans elicit interest ahead of RBI policy, State Bank of India’s repo rate linked home loans, which offer the lowest rate in the market at 8.40% for loans up to Rs 75 lakh, are attracting a …
Kashmiri children taken away by forces, say Jean Dreze and team, his newspaper tried to elicit official response to the contents of the report, … The abrogation of Article 370 only discredited those ‘pro-India …
VCs set out to raise fresh capital in India, mailed query sent to Accel Partners, Sequoia Capital and Lightspeed did not elicit a response till press time on Monday. The Mumbai-based …
Defence | A Chief of Defence Staff will not address the armed forces …, Yet the Indian Army is more interested in howitzers and tanks, when the … The latter competition elicit sneering and guffaws, with vendors …
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Elicit
implicit-which is understood ..explicit – means specifically told or written.. ELICIT means which is not specifically told or understood but WE HAVE TO DRIVE BY REASONING
A-List can be created from extracting(elicit) good things only
(verb) become subject to (something unwelcome or unpleasant) as a result of one’s own behaviour or actions. “I will pay any expenses incurred”
Incur meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
नुक्सान उठाना, अपने ऊपर लेना
late Middle English: from Latin incurrere, from in- ‘towards’ + currere ‘run’.
Incur in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
Reckless Kashmir move to have consequences that India can’t control …, Warning India that “a nationalist India has no future” in an editorial titled ‘Unilateral move will incur risks for India’, Global Times said: “New …
Dr God and English lessons: The prescription most of India needs, Small towns and semi-rural areas in India are witnessing a private … 85.6 per cent Indians incur personal medical expenditure, plunging nearly …
Unilateral move will incur risks for India, India’s External Affairs Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar started to visit China on Sunday. The visit was planned before. But recently India …
Coffee growers incur huge loss this year also in Kodagu due to Floods, Madikeri, Karnataka, Aug 18(UNI) The Natural calamity for second successive year has caused huge loss to the Coffee growers in Kodagu …
Flat maintenance charges of over ₹7,500 to incur 18% GST … for residents,” said Abhishek Jain, tax partner at consulting firm EY India.
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Incur
incur…..MR AMBANI incurred Rs 10000k loss during the stock market crash…..:)
(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
Old English spora, spura, 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.