Haul

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Haul

  • (verb) (of a person) pull or drag with effort or force. “he hauled his bike out of the shed”
  • (verb) propel or pull oneself with difficulty. “he hauled himself along the cliff face”
  • (verb) force (someone) to appear for reprimand or trial. “he is to be hauled before the Press Council”
  • (verb) (of a vehicle) pull (an attached trailer or carriage) behind it. “the engine hauls the overnight sleeper from London Euston”
  • (verb) transport in a lorry or cart. “he made a living hauling coal”
  • (verb) (especially of a sailing ship) make an abrupt change of course. “my plan was to haul offshore, well clear of the land”
  • (noun) a quantity of something that has been stolen or is possessed illegally. “they escaped with a haul of antiques”
  • (noun) a number of fish caught. “he landed a record pike haul”
  • (noun) the number of points, medals, or titles won by a person or team in a sporting event or over a period. “his seven-goal haul against Liverpool”
  • (noun) all the products purchased by someone during a particular episode of shopping. “I’m really pleased with my haul as I think I got some great bargains”
  • (noun) a distance to be covered in a journey. “the thirty-mile haul to Boston”

Haul meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • ढोना, बलपूर्वक खींचना, प्राप्त वस्तु, जाल में फँसी हुई मछलियों की राशि, उतराई, खींचते से लाना, ढुलाई, ढोना, पकड़ी गई मछली की मिक़दार, पार करना, विजयोपहार

Haul origin

  • mid 16th century (originally in the nautical sense ‘trim sails for sailing closer to the wind’): variant of hale2.

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

  • 1st Test: All-round Ishant Sharma puts India on top vs West Indies in …. Ishant Sharms’s 9th 5-wicket haul in Tests helped India restrict the hosts …
  • Army was ready for a long haul before Balakot, say sources, The Indian Army was ready for a long haul as a fallout of the Balakot air strikes, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat assured the government.
  • India vs West Indies, 1st Test: Ishant Sharma’s five-wicket haul helps … as West Indies end the day 108 runs behind India with only two wickets …
  • Why Pakistan Will Not Succeed in Taking India to ICJ on Kashmir, The only way ICJ could take up Kashmir through this route is if India … eagerness to haul India to The Hauge is politically understandable.
  • Post-Pulwama strikes earn Air Force rich awards haul, NEW DELHI: The audacious pre-dawn air strikes on a Jaish-e-Muhammed facility at Balakot and the subsequent skirmish between Indian and …

Haul pronunciation


Gorge

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Gorge

  • (noun) a narrow valley between hills or mountains, typically with steep rocky walls and a stream running through it.
  • (noun) the throat.
  • (noun) the crop of a hawk.
  • (noun) the contents of the stomach.
  • (noun) a narrow rear entrance to a bastion, outwork, or other fortification.
  • (noun) a mass of ice obstructing a narrow passage, especially a river.
    (Verb) eat a large amount greedily; fill oneself with food.
    “they gorged themselves on Cornish cream teas”

Gorge meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • तंग घाटी, पूरा पूरा भर देना, भकोसना, कण्ठ, पर्वत के बीच का संकुचित मार्ग, बहुत खा जाना, बहुत पेट भर खा जाना, रोक, लालची की तरह खाना, स्र्कावट

Gorge origin

  • Middle English (as a verb): from Old French gorger, from gorge ‘throat’, based on Latin gurges ‘whirlpool’. The noun originally meant ‘throat’ and is from Old French gorge ; gorge (sense 1 of the noun) dates from the mid 18th century.

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

  • Uttarakhand: 9 children die as school bus falls in gorge, Nine children were killed and three others were injured after a school bus fell in a gorge in Lambgaon, Uttarakhand on Tuesday morning.
  • 8 killed, nine injured as van plunges into Tamil Nadu gorge, At least eight persons, including three minors, were killed and nine others injured in a road accident in Tamil Nadu’s Trichy on Sunday.
  • Three dead, 12 injured as vehicle falls into gorge in J&K, Three persons were killed and 12 others injured, eight of them seriously, when the vehicle in which they were travelling skidded off the road …
  • Woman Pushed Into Deep Gorge by Live-in Partner on Way to Meet …, Dehradun: A woman from Delhi suffered grievous injuries after she was pushed into a deep gorge by her live-in partner at Uttarakhand’s Pauri …
  • Spicy wadas and pouring rain: Monsoon is the time to gorge on fried …, Similar fried dumplings are made from various lentils in different parts of India. In South India, one can get vadas made out of channa dal and …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Gorge 

  • gorge: eat too much disgorge: vomit
  • remember a person GEORGE who always GORGES

Gorge pronunciation


Evacuate

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Evacuate

  • (verb) remove (someone) from a place of danger to a safer place. “several families were evacuated from their homes”
  • (verb) leave or cause the occupants to leave (a place of danger). “fire alarms forced staff to evacuate the building”
  • (verb) (of troops) withdraw from (a place). “the last British troops evacuated the Canal Zone”
  • (verb) remove air, water, or other contents from (a container). “when it springs a leak, evacuate the pond”
  • (verb) empty (the bowels or another bodily organ). “patients evacuated their bowels before dialysis”
  • (verb) discharge (faeces or other matter) from the body. “the bowel functions to evacuate solid waste products”

Evacuate meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • खाली कराना, छोड़ना, निकालना, ले जाना, हटा देना, मलोत्सर्ग करना, शून्य करना, रिक्त करना, छोड़ देना, खाली कराना, ख़ाली करना, छोड़कर अन्यत्र जाना

Evacuate origin

  • late Middle English (in the sense ‘clear the contents of’): from Latin evacuat- ‘(of the bowels) emptied’, from the verb evacuare, from e- (variant of ex- ) ‘out of’ + vacuus ‘empty’.

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

  • Cyclone Fani: 3 dead in India and Bangladesh, millions evacuated, A powerful cyclone has lashed coastal areas of eastern India with torrential rain and winds gusting up to 200km an hour, killing at least three …
  • Clean-up operation begins after deadly Cyclone Fani hits India and about 1.1 million people were evacuated away from the coast; in Bangladesh, 1.6 million were evacuated. In India and Bangladesh, …
  • ‘Won’t Be Able to Evacuate Them Later’: Sushma Swaraj Urges …, Swaraj tweeted, “Even after massive evacuation from Libya and the travel ban, there are over 500 Indian nationals in Tripoli. The situation in …
  • Admin directs to evacuate 926 dilapidated houses, Kanpur: The district administration has geared itself to face the cyclonic storm Fani, and appointed ADM (finance) Virendra Pandey as nodal …
  • Root of the matter…, We had to evacuate and find refuge away from the affected zones. … the LOC, came under the territory of India, after the 1971 Indo-Pak conflict.

Evacuate pronunciation


Pelt

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Pelt

  • (verb) hurl missiles repeatedly at; “two boys pelted him with rotten apples”
  • (verb) hurl (something) at someone or something; “she spotted four boys pelting stones at ducks”
  • (of rain, hail, or snow) fall quickly and very heavily; “the rain was pelting down”
  • (informal) run somewhere very quickly; “I pelted across the road”
  • (Phrases) full pelt — as fast as possible; “I ran downstairs at full pelt”
  • (noun) the skin of an animal with the fur, wool, or hair still on it; “traders brought reindeer pelts”
  • (Phrases) in one’s pelt — naked.“they came across Henn, standing in his pelt by the river”

Pelt (पेलत / पलट / पेल्ट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • झपटना, झोंकना, डालना, पीटना, फेंकना, मारना, फेंक कर मारना, ताबड़तोड़ भागना, मूसलाधार होना, तेज़ी से आगे बढ़ना, खाल, चमड़ा, चोट, मार, कच्चा चमड़ा, ताबड़तोड़ भागना, मूसलाधार होना, कूड़ा-कर्कट, फेंकने का कार्य

Pelt origin

  • Middle English: either from obsolete pellet ‘skin’, from an Old French diminutive of pel ‘skin’, from Latin pellis ‘skin’, or a back-formation from peltry.

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

  • Miscreants pelt stones on new Train 18 during trial run.
  • Hailstorm, rain pelt down on rabi crops.
  • New Zealand canoe hire shop housed Tassie tiger pelt worth $250000.
  • Storms pelt Shaver Lake with snow and rain mix.
  • An animal’s pelt can be affected by a number of environmental factors.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of pelt

  • pelt – pelt stones

Pelt pronunciation

Quaff

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QUAFF English Hindi meaning

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

Quaff

  • (verb) drink (something, especially an alcoholic drink) heartily; “he quaffed pint after pint”
  • (noun) an alcoholic drink; “porter is a dark, malty quaff”

Quaff (क्वाफ) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • गटकना, खूब पीना, खलाना, ख़ाली करना, डगडगाकर पीना, एक ही साँस में पीना

Quaff Origin

  • early 16th century: probably imitative of the sound of drinking.

Quaff in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Wines to quaff this summer.
  • And athletes reportedly quaff diluted vinegar and sodium before events as a way of reducing cramps.
  • And although the craft beer industry is still rather nascent, there’s already a barrage of microbreweries offering the perfect quaff.
  • she said taking a long quaff of her precious tea.
  • But as the night advanced and Jahangir became dizzy with wine (it is said he could quaff several cups in one sitting).

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of quaff

  • you will ‘cough’ if you ‘quaff’ a beer bottle

Quaff Pronunciation

Guess who is quaffing here