Fray

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Fray

  • (verb) (of a fabric, rope, or cord) unravel or become worn at the edge, typically through constant rubbing. “cheap fabric soon frays”
  • (verb) (of a person’s nerves or temper) show the effects of strain. “as the temperature rose, tempers frayed”
  • (verb) (of a male deer) rub (a bush or small tree) with the head in order to remove the velvet from newly formed antlers, or to mark territory during the rut. “bucks mark their territory by fraying small trees”
  • (noun) a situation of intense competitive activity. “ten companies intend to bid for the contract, with three more expected to enter the fray”
  • (noun) a battle or fight. “he charged into the thick of the fray and went down fighting”

Fray meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • दंगा , प्रतिस्पर्धा, लड़ाई, लड़ाई, कलह, झगड़ा, डराना, चिढ़ना, झगड़ कर तय करना, घिस जाना, उधेड़ना

Fray origin

  • late Middle English: from Old French freiier, from Latin fricare ‘to rub’.
  • late Middle English: from archaic fray ‘to quarrel’, from affray ‘startle’, from Anglo-Norman French afrayer (see affray).

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

  • India bests China in election to UN body, They made a statement of sorts Tuesday when India’s Jagjit Pavadia was … The election was tough with 15 candidates in the fray for five seats.
  • Lok Sabha elections, India Today’s Data Intelligence Unit (DIU) has found … There are four men and four women in the fray, making women …
  • India is scheduled to get two very large crude carriers with 4 million … Adding to the fray is India’s impressive export segment of petroleum
  • India’s Ganemat Sekhon today returned the joint third-best score in the … Two other Indians in the fray — Maheshwari Chauhan with 66 and …
  • Chandigarh: In Haryana, 223 candidates have been left in fray for election to 10 Lok Sabha seats after withdrawal of nomination by ten …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Fray

  • wen v fry somthin it makes lot of noise.
  • we only pray to God only when we are in the fray

Fray pronunciation


Sinewy

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sinewy meaning in Hindi

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

Sinewy

  • (adj) (of a person) possessing physical strength and weight; rugged and powerful; “a short, sinewy man”
  • (adj) (of meat) full of sinews; especially impossible to chew; “tough, sinewy meat.”
  • (adj) vigorous or forceful, as language, style, etc;“a sinewy argument.”

Sinewy (सिन्यूई) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • बलवान, पुष्ट, सशक्त, कंडरायुक्त, ताकतवर

Sinewy Origin

  • 1350-1400; Middle English; see sinew, -y

Sinewy in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • The rods are wispy and elegant, but also sinewy, strong and resilient.
  • The star plays Roxie, a sinewy burlesque dancer with dark lips and glamorous lingerie.
  • For Mr. Blankenbuehler, a sinewy 46-year-old, the approach comes from his own craving to share in the story.
  • The puppy fat has gone, he is now sinewy with a superbly toned body that can take on enormous amounts of workload without complaint.
  • A group of chatty boys and girls pose for a photo near a table; another stands for a selfie with a replica of the sinewy stock market bull.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of sinewy

  • sinewy = ‘sunny’ deol = muscular body

Sinewy Pronunciation