- (verb) give credit to (someone) for something; “he was accredited with being one of the world’s fastest sprinters”
- (verb) attribute an action, saying, or quality to; “the discovery of distillation is usually accredited to the Arabs”
- (verb) (of an official body) give authority or sanction to (someone or something) when recognized standards have been met; “institutions that do not meet the standards will not be accredited for teacher training”
- (verb) give official authorization for (someone, typically a diplomat or journalist) to be in a particular place or to hold a particular post; “no journalist accredited to the UN has ever been expelled”
Accredit meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)
- प्रतीत पत्र देना, मान्यता देना, श्रेय देना, अधिकृत करना, मानना, प्रत्यायित करना, विश्वास करना, अधिकार देना
- early 17th century (in sense 2): from French accréditer, from a- (from Latin ad ‘to, at’) + crédit ‘credit’.
Accredit in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)
- Anand, who refers to Sreeram as his ‘boss’, also accredit his success to him.
- The media accreditation process for the ICC World Twenty20 India 2016 is now open.
- The accreditation system of US universities appears to be confusing to many students.
- She has to produce five male witnesses to accredit her story.
- Nestle had argued in the HC claiming that our labs were not NABL accredit labs and hence the tests should be sent to labs that are accredited.
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Accredit
- Accredit ~ credit