Tout

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Tout

  • (verb) attempt to sell (something), typically by a direct or persistent approach. “Sanjay was touting his wares”
  • (verb) attempt to persuade people of the merits of. “she was touted as a potential Prime Minister”
  • (verb) sell (a ticket) for an event at a price higher than the official one.
    “he made his fortune touting tickets”
  • (verb) offer racing tips for a share of any resulting winnings.
  • (verb) spy out the movements and condition of (a racehorse in training) in order to gain information to be used when betting.
  • (noun) a person who buys up tickets for an event to resell them at a profit.
  • (noun) a person who offers racing tips for a share of any resulting winnings.

Tout meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • दलाल, टाउट, ग्राहक खोजनेवाला, खुल्लमखुल्ला प्रचार करने वाला, गुप्त सूचना देने वाला, इतराना, ढूंढना, प्रस्तुत करना, शेखी बघारना, तलाश करना, दलाली करना, ग्राहकों को बुलाना, दलाली कर, टाउट करना.

Tout origin

  • Middle English tute ‘look out’, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch tuit ‘spout, nozzle’. Later senses were ‘watch, spy on’ (late 17th century) and ‘solicit custom’ (mid 18th century). The noun was first recorded (early 18th century) in the slang use ‘thieves’ lookout’.

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

  • Apple WWDC 2019: What to Expect, Apple also likes to tout the medical benefits of using an Apple Watch, so don’t be surprised if the company introduces new health-related …
  • Oppo Reno series confirmed to launch in India on May 28, Oppo has confirmed it’s bringing the Reno series to India on May 28. … The phones tout a new shark fin-designed pop-up selfie camera.
  • Intel unveils 10nm Ice Lake chips, Codenamed Ice Lake, the new processor’s tout an 18% increase in IPC performance over the Skylake generation. Intel says the gains are even …
  • Bhopal: Alert staffers nab tout ‘offering jobs’ at AIIMS, BHOPAL: A man was apprehended for illegally carrying out job recruitment within the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here on …
  • Name and shame touts at RTOs, NEW DELHI: Harassed by touts at the regional transport office? You can now click pictures or videos of touts roaming around RTOs and send …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Tout

  • tout: shout to promote (to publicly praise or promote)
  • improve the previous mnemonic…imagine a stout person praising his muscles

Tout pronunciation


Bolster

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Bolster

  • (noun) a long, thick pillow that is placed under other pillows for support.
  • (noun) a part on a vehicle or tool providing structural support or reducing friction.
  • (verb) support or strengthen. “the fall in interest rates is starting to bolster confidence”
  • (verb) provide (a seat) with padded support. “they bolstered the seats for a more comfortable ride”

Bolster meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • अवलम्ब, आधार, गद्दी , गावतकिया, तकिया, मसनद, सहारा, सिलेंडर, गोल लम्बा तकिया, गोल तकिया, थामना, सँभालना, रक्षा करना, सहारा देना, तकिया लगाना, सिलेंडर का काम करना, संस्तंभक, बोल्‍स्‍टर

Bolster origin

  • Old English, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch bolster and German Polster .

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

  • India needs to bolster investment in human capital, In India, the government’s expenditure on social sector (primarily health and education) is at 7.5 per cent of GDP. This is quite low compared to …
  • Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Congress, BJP big guns to bolster last leg … Shah’s rallies come two days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi and All India Congress Committee (AICC) president Rahul Gandhi held …
  • Joint Navy exercises bolster India’s role as regional security provider, NEW DELHI: India is continuing to strengthen its military diplomacy as it seeks to entrench its role as a regional net security provider.
  • India Should Bolster Taiwan Ties to Frustrate China’s Aggressive … In 2014-15, both India and Taiwan elected new leaders, projected as harbingers of change, to overhaul their respective economies and …
  • Water Management by Terra Drone India in Maharashtra, For this, Terra Drone India deployed field surveying teams which collected supplemental information to bolster the data acquired by the drones.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Bolster 

  • Bolster actually means , Raise physical or mental Strength
  • read bolster as booster which mean giving extra energy and hence to support and strengthen someone or something.

Bolster pronunciation


Sanction

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Sanction

  • (noun) a threatened penalty for disobeying a law or rule. “a range of sanctions aimed at deterring insider abuse”
  • (noun) official permission or approval for an action. “he appealed to the bishop for his sanction”
  • (verb) give official permission or approval for (an action).“the scheme was sanctioned by the court”
  • (verb) impose a sanction or penalty on.“foreigners in France illegally should be sent home, their employers sanctioned and border controls tightened up”

Sanction meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • शास्ति, स्वीकृति, अनुमोदन, अनुशास्ति, आश्रय, दण्ड, दृढ़ीकरण, प्रतिबंध, प्रमाण, मंजूरी, मंजूर करना, स्वीकृति देना, अनुमति देना, आज्ञा देना, अनुमोदन करना, मंजूरी देना, अधिकृत करना, दृढ़ करना, दृढ़ करना, मंज़ूर करना, संस्वीकृति

Sanction origin

  • late Middle English (as a noun denoting an ecclesiastical decree): from French, from Latin sanctio(n- ), from sancire ‘ratify’. The verb dates from the late 18th century.

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

  • As US sanctions kick in, Indian refiners brace for costly crude, Mumbai: With US sanctions on Iran and Venezuela coming into effect on 2 May and Saudi Arabia restraining crude oil output, Indian refiners …
  • Saudi Aramco offers to increase oil supply to India, India imported 23.9 mt of crude oil from Iran in FY19, making the Gulf … Though US sanction waiver was lifted from May 2, India is still getting …
  • US Sanctions on Iran disrupts India’s oil imports
  • sanctions on 19 Iranian officials, and to follow the United …
    US Offers Sanction Relief for Those Against Venezuela’s Maduro

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Sanction

  • SANCTION or PERMISSION or AUTHORISATION – to get the authority to do something.
  • sounds like saction..so a saction of people APPROVING YOUR PLAN.

Sanction pronunciation


Proselytize

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Proselytize

  • (verb) convert or attempt to convert (someone) from one religion, belief, or opinion to another; “I’m not here to proselytize”
  • (verb) advocate or promote (a belief or course of action); “Davis wanted to share his concept and proselytize his ideas”

Proselytize (प्रासलटाइज़ / प्रासलिटाइज़) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • फुसलाना, धर्मान्तरण करना

Proselytize Origin

  • 1670s, “to make proselytes,” from proselyte + -ize. Related: Proselytized ; proselytizing.

Proselytize in a sentence (important vocabulary in recent newspaper)

  • It has been said that Mother Teresa was part of the missionary and her primary role here was to proselytize.
  • This includes a duty to proselytize to both non-Muslims and Muslims who have, in their view, ‘deviated’ from the ‘correct’ path”, she said.
  • ‘Islamic televangelism’ is defined as: “The use of the television medium to proselytize the audience and viewers.
  • You cannot freely proselytize in Muslim countries.
  • Hindus didn’t have to go out and proselytize like the Christians, as if to prove our worth to our faith.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of proselytize

  • proselytize = hypnotize

Proselytize pronunciation

Affirm

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Affirmed English Hindi meaning

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

Affirm

  • (verb) state emphatically or publicly; “he affirmed that they would lend military assistance”
  • (verb) declare one’s support for; uphold; defend; “the charter affirmed the right of national minorities to use their own language”
  • (law) accept or confirm the validity of (a judgement or agreement); ratify;”the Court of Appeal affirmed a decision of the High Court”
  • (law) make a formal declaration rather than taking an oath; “he refused to take the oath but chose simply to affirm on being admitted to the Privy Council”
  • (verb) offer (someone) emotional support or encouragement; “there are five common ways parents fail to affirm their children”

Affirm (अफर्म) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • मान लेना, स्वीकार करना, पुष्टि करना, प्रतिज्ञान करना, अनुमोदन करना, दावे से कहना

Affirm Origin

  • Middle English (in the sense ‘make firm’): via Old French from Latin affirmare, from ad- ‘to’ + firmus ‘strong’.

Affirm in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • In fact, every industry statesman will affirm that leadership centred around values is inevitable for the building of a legacy.
  • As a litterateur, I affirm that the current so-called “intolerance” by regional and nation media is of no help.
  • YSR Congress MLAs affirm faith in Jagan’s leadership.
  • The violent battle on 22 March in Hyderabad University seems part of an ongoing coordinated action to affirm dominance and power.
  • Ask firmly, negotiate smartly, affirm gently, and settle happily!

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of affirm

  • Affirm = A + ‘firm’ statement

Affirm pronunciation

You Must Affirm What You Want! (Law Of Attraction)