Pelt

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

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