Halcyon

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halcyon meaning in HindiHalcyon

  • (adj) denoting a period of time in the past that was idyllically happy and peaceful; “the halcyon days of the 1960s”
  • (noun) a mythical bird said to breed at the time of the winter solstice in a nest floating on the sea and to have the power of calming the winds and waves.
  • (Greek mythology) a woman who was turned into a kingfisher.

Halcyon (हैल्सीअन) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • शांत, खुशगवार, शान्तिपूर्ण

Halcyon Origin

  • late Middle English (in the mythological sense): via Latin from Greek alkuōn ‘kingfisher’ (also halkuōn, by association with hals ‘sea’ and kuōn ‘conceiving’).

Halcyon in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Australian fans no longer take those halcyon days for granted after a barren period without a legspinner.
  • Those halcyon years.
  • Perhaps those halcyon days of the “mixed economy” were not meant to last long.
  • I’m not expecting a return to those halcyon days.
  • Those Halcyon Days in Winter.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of halcyon

  • halcyon bole toh halke din … halka halka sa yeh nasha… 🙂

Halcyon Pronunciation

Contented

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Contented English Hindi meaning

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

Contended [kuh n-ten-tid]

  • (adj) feeling or expressing happiness or satisfaction.“I felt warm and contented”
  • (adj) willing to accept something; satisfied.“I was never contented with half measures”
  • (adj) accept as adequate despite wanting more or better.“we contented ourselves with a few small purchases”

Contended (कन्टेन्टड) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • संतुष्ट, तुष्ट

Contented origin

  • late Middle English: via Old French from Latin contentus ‘satisfied’, past participle of continere

Contented in a sentence (usage in Newspaper)

  • In the initial overs of the morning session at The Oval, both batsmen looked contented to leave balls and defend nicely.
  • She had a child in the first year of marriage and told us she was quite contented in her new home.
  • I will die a contented man.
  • He was contented, concerned about people around him and their families, and was polite and punctual.
  • The more worldly pleasure we enjoy, the less satisfied and contented we are with life.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of contented

  • Container agar bhara hoga.. toh satisfied hoga…

Contented pronunciation

Mr India – Mogambo Khush Hua – Amrish Puri – Hindi Action Scene