Sly

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Sly

  • (adj) having or showing a cunning and deceitful nature. “a sly, manipulative woman”
  • (adj) showing in an insinuating way that one has some secret knowledge that may be harmful or embarrassing. “he gave a sly grin”
  • (adj) (of an action) surreptitious. “a sly sip of water”

Sly meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • धूर्त, मक्कार, घुन्ना, धूर्ततापूर्ण, कुटिल, कपटी, उत्तेजना उत्पन्न करनेवाला, एकांत में किया हुआ, कपटी, चतुर, धूर्त, धोखेबाज़, शरारती, शातिर

Sly origin

  • Middle English (also in the sense ‘dexterous’): from Old Norse slœgr ‘cunning’, originally ‘able to strike’ from the verb slá ; compare with sleight.

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

  • Eating out goes off customers’ menu as slowdown bites, Rahul Khanna, director of Azure Hospitality, which has 40 pan-India … Rollmall, Foxtrot, Speedy Chow and Sly Granny, said there’s a blip in …
  • ‘Rambo: Last Blood’ film review: A bloody mess, At least director Adrian Grunberg seems to have been convinced that the premise is interesting enough to make Sly flex his muscles.
  • Anushka Sharma Kissing Virat Kohli’s Hand During DDCA’s …, During the recent DDCA glittering ceremony attended by Indian players, Anushka was seen kissing Virat Kohli’s hand on the sly.
  • India’s National Film Awards: are the choices made genuinely?, The more soporific, better the chances of winning was the sly consensus. Only a few like Satyajit Ray, Mrinal Sen, Adoor Gopalakrishnan and …
  • KL Rahul Slammed for Reference to Sexist Gaffe in Gayle B …, Also Read : KL Rahul & Rishabh Pant: The Chinks in Team India’s Batting … Look at the sly analogy to that interview with Mel MacLaughlin …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Sly 

  • s”lie” – one who deceives.
  • A SPY has to be good at SLYing

Sly pronunciation

Precarious

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Precarious 

  • (adj) not securely held or in position; dangerously likely to fall or collapse. “a precarious ladder”
  • (adj) dependent on chance; uncertain. “he made a precarious living as a painter”

Precarious meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • अनिश्चित, अस्थिर, खतरनाक, बेठिकाना, संकटपूर्ण, संदिग्ध, जोखिम का, दुविधा में

Precarious origin

  • mid 17th century: from Latin precarius ‘obtained by entreaty’ (from prex, prec- ‘prayer’) + -ous.

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

  • Return of the Tanker Wars: US – Iran tensions could get precarious for …, Return of the Tanker Wars: US – Iran tensions could get precarious for New … The US has applied immense pressure on India to bring down oil …
  • Sree Iyer on the US-Iran escalation and its impact on India, A precarious economy might get a jolt if war erupts between the US and Iran and India has the most to lose, opines Sree Iyer. With deft diplomacy, India can play …
  • Libra Could Be Unbalanced by Indian Crypto Laws, Despite cryptocurrencies’ precarious standing within Indian law, the media outlet reports “Facebook has not filed any application with RBI …
  • Kapil’s masterpiece — a tipping point in India’s sporting history, Kapil Dev’s unbeaten 175 (138b, 16×4, 6×6), miraculous in its conception, resuscitated India from a precarious 17 for five in a World Cup match …
  • Left’s position gets more precarious, Between the Communist Party of India (Marxist) and the Communist Party of India, the Left is down to five seats in the Lok Sabha, its worst-ever …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Precarious 

  • PRE+CARE+IOUS -> We have to take CARE while doing something risky so that it does not go wrong…
  • Precarious-sounds ilke please carry Us..but thats very risky

Precarious pronunciation


Waggish

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Waggish Hindi meaning

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Waggish [wag-ish] (adjective)

  • humorous in a playful, mischievous, or facetious manner

Waggish meaning in Hindi

  • मज़ाकिया

Waggish word usage

  • Mr. Bean’s waggish attitude lands him in trouble with the authorities.
  • The goal turned Fethiye’s local newspapers’ waggish joke that their team had never lost away at Fenerbahçe in 106 years
  • “Greater love hath no man,” goes the waggish quip, “than that he lay down his wife for his king”

Waggish Mnemonic trick to remember word

  • Waggish rhymes with GAG-GISH one who perform lots of GAGS he is MISCHIEVIOUS..remember JUST FOR LAUGH GAGS     -by lebshah

How to pronounce Waggish

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