Halcyon

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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

Reticent

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reticent English Hindi meaningreticent English Hindi meaning

Reticent Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi Translation with pictures

Reticent (rĕt′ĭ-sənt)

  • (adj) not revealing one’s thoughts or feelings readily.“Mannu was extremely reticent about her personal affairs”

Reticent (रेटिसन्ट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • मौन रहने वाला,अल्पभाषी,कम बोलने वाला

reticent vs reluctant

reticent vs taciturn

Reticent in a sentence (usage in Newspaper)

  • Four Reasons Republicans Seem Reticent in Menendez Case
  • Sunil Narine has, perhaps, become even more reticent but his confidence hasn’t been shattered.
  • If the grapevine is to be believed, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, usually reticent to speak out, or interact with media-persons ever since he became PM.
  • he usually reticent Rahul’s image as a politician has got a complete makeover since his “suit-boot-ki-sarkar” speech last week.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Reticent

  • Reti- cent –> Rota hua saint, humesha reticent hi dikhega

Reticent Pronunciation

Is Obama too reticent on race?

Taciturn

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Taciturn Manmohan Singh Meme

Taciturn Vocab Meme +1 Vocabulary Word to your Wordlist

Taciturn [tas-i-turn] (adjective)

  • Reserved or uncommunicative in speech; saying little

Difference between taciturn and introvert

Taciturn Word Usage:

  • Indian’s taciturn Prime Minister.

Taciturn Word Usage in News: