mid 16th century: perhaps from Dutch fluiten‘whistle, play the flute, hiss (in derision)’; German dialect pfeifen auf, literally ‘pipe at’, has a similar extended meaning.
Flout in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
Senior India Player In Hot Water For Flouting BCCI’s Family Clause At …, A senior member of the Indian team has landed in hot waters for reportedly violating BCCI’s ‘family clause’ rules during the World Cup. India …
The Liberal Mafia: Entitled, assertive and vindictive, the liberal gang of …, The third law of liberalism is the one they flout most flagrantly — tolerance. … The last thing India needs is the BJP mutating into the Congress …
India- HVPNL alleged to flout Haryana State Litigation Policy Affected …, (MENAFN – KNN India) HVPNL alleged to flout Haryana State Litigation Policy; Affected MSME seeks CM Khattar’s help. New Delhi, July 26 …
Commercial complexes flout parking norms in Odisha, Shanti Tower, a multi-storey shopping mall with a Cineplex, at the most congested location of the main road, uses its basement for car parking …
Virat Kohli to skip press conference: Is Rohit Sharma rift to blame?, India captain Virat Kohli tosses his bat in air after being dismissed by West … But, the player then went on to flout the rule for the entirety of the …
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Flout
FLOUT… FOUL + OUT. When a player is sent out by foul, the player shows his contempt to the referee.
A kid asked me if he could FLY his paper plane in the room, I replied bluntly-FLY OUT.
Torment Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary
(noun) severe physical or mental suffering “their deaths have left both families in torment”
(noun) a cause of severe suffering “the journey must have been a torment for them”
(verb) cause to experience severe mental or physical suffering “he was tormented by jealousy”
(verb) annoy or provoke in an unkind way “every day I have kids tormenting me because they know I live alone”
Torment meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)
यातना, कष्ट, तड़पाना, सताना, कष्ट पहुंचाना
Middle English (as both noun and verb referring to the infliction or suffering of torture): Old French torment (noun), tormenter (verb), from Latin tormentum ‘instrument of torture’, from torquere ‘to twist’.
Torment in a sentence (word usage in newspaper)
After undergoing the torment, I was released and immediately came back to Coimbatore.
To find peace from all the bad dreams that torment him, He sets off for a journey to the plains of silence.
Australia paceman Mitchell Johnson is at full throttle and ready to torment England’s batsmen again in the Ashes series.
They torment their wives for merely voicing their opinions.
With prices rising higher, onions are back to torment the government.
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of torment
torment – torrent per agar mujhe meri movie na mile to i feel tortured (torment)