Hoary

Hoary

  • (adj) greyish white “hoary cobwebs”
  • (adj) (of a person) old and having grey or white hair.(of a person) old and having grey or white hair.“a hoary old fellow with a face of white stubble”
  • (adj) used in names of animals and plants covered with whitish fur or short hairs, e.g. hoary bat, hoary cress.
  • (adj) overused and unoriginal; trite. “the hoary old adage often used by Fleet Street editors”

Hoary meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • धवला, धूसर, पक्का, पलित , पुराना , बूढ़ा , भूरा, सफेद , सफ़ेद , पलित केश , सफेद छोटे छोटे बाल वाला , सफ़ेद बालोंवाला

Hoary origin

  • The word is old indeed; it traces to an Old English adjective that appeared in Beowulf. That “hoary” ancestor evolved into “hoar,” a synonym of “ancient” that has been part of our language since before the 12th century

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

  • Many commentators claim Omar is guilty of pushing the hoary old ‘dual loyalties trope’ about the Jewish diaspora. She probably is. Tlaib, the ..
  • Though barely 11-years-old since its formation in 2008, Bhongir boasts a hoary history with its famous fort atop a huge granite hill. And after the …
  • It is embedded in a hoary  Utah criminal code chapter on offenses against the family. So, it goes the way of other religiously sourced artifacts of …
  • By the hoary hosts of Hoggoth, Doctor Strange is coming back to the big screen! Marvel’s Sorcerer Supreme, who used to spout invocations …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Hoary

  • whose beard with age is hoar
  • nodded his hoary head

Hoary pronunciation

Progeny

Progeny meaning in Hindi

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

Progeny

  • (noun) a descendant or the descendants of a person, animal, or plant; offspring; “the progeny of the Scottish settlers who settled there in the mid-1800s”

Progeny (प्राजनी / प्राजिनी) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • संतान, वंशज, बच्चे

Progeny Origin

  • Middle English: from Old French progenie, from Latin progenies, from progignere ‘beget’

Progeny in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Madhya Pradesh assisting other states in improving bovine progeny.
  • In 2015-16, the state distributed Rs 219 crore for cows and their male progeny in 29 famine-affected districts.
  • Karnataka’s CMs, however, have a long tradition of not getting their progeny into politics till they themselves are active.
  • Though Kerala had always turned its back against progeny politics,the state had accepted a few.
  • You cannot rig the system. Sure, you can give a chance to your progeny, but at the end of the day, it’s the public who decides.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of progeny

  • progeny mein chuppa hai ‘genes’

Progeny Pronunciation

Antecedent

Antecedent English Hindi Meaning

Antecedent Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with pictures

Antecedent [an-tuhseed-nt]

  • (noun) a thing that existed before or logically precedes another;“some antecedents to the African novel might exist in Africa’s oral traditions”
  • (noun) a person’s ancestors or family and social background.Little is known about his birth and antecedents”
  • (adj) preceding in time or order; previous or pre-existing.“antecedent events”
  • (grammar) a word, phrase, or clause that is replaced by a pronoun or other substitute later, or occasionally earlier, in the same or in another, usually subsequent, sentence. In Sachin lost a glove and he can’t find it, Sachin is the antecedent of he and glove is the antecedent of it.

Antecedent (ऐन्टिसीडन्ट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • पूर्वज, पूर्ववर्ती, पूर्व पद, पूर्वपद, पूर्वगामी

Antecedent origin

  • late Middle English: from Old French or from Latin antecedent- ‘going before’, from antecedere, from ante ‘before’ + cedere ‘go’

Antecedent in a sentence (usage in newspaper)

  • Declaration of criminal antecedents must for candidates: Supreme Court
  • He sometimes behaves abnormally so we have sought help of the Vellore police to find out his antecedent.
  • If the antecedent of a candidate is tainted with doubtful integrity, as in the present case, the same is relevant for eligibility criteria.
  • Varanasi’s unorthodox Holi kavi sammelan (gathering of poets) has no identifiable antecedent.
  • Police, however, later attributed the killing to the criminal antecedent of the boy’s father.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of antecedent

  • Ante(before)+incident, so antecedent means something that happened before or come before.

Antecedent Pronunciation

Antecedent – Jargon of the Day