Afflict

Afflict

  • (verb) (of a problem or illness) cause pain or trouble to; affect adversely. “his younger child was afflicted with a skin disease”
  • (verb) (of a celestial body) be in a stressful aspect with (another celestial body or a point on the ecliptic).“Jupiter is afflicted by Mars in opposition”

Afflict meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • दुःखी होना, पीड़ित होना, पीड़ा देना, खिजाना, सताना, आक्रान्त करना, कष्ट पहुँचाना, दुःख देना, पीड़ित करना, कष्ट देना, विपदा में डालना

Afflict origin

  • late Middle English (in the sense ‘deject, humiliate’): from Latin afflictare ‘knock about, harass’, or from afflict- ‘knocked down, weakened’: both from the verb affligere, from ad- ‘to’ + fligere ‘to strike, dash’.

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

  • Billing Problems Continue to Afflict Customers of UK ISP Plusnet
  • Not just a Japanese disease: Mizuho’s woes afflict the world
  • Earlier, it was perceived that chronic ailments like diabetes, hypertension, coronary heart disease and cancer afflict the affluent class of older …
  • Forced evictions, discrimination continue to afflict Bulgaria’s Roma …
  • Life in a Kenyan rubbish dump: Illness, poverty afflict community

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Afflict

  • sounds like infection, which causes a state of distress, irritation and suffering
  • it can be a combination of two words..affection and conflict….so when there is a conflict in affection its a cause of great distress and suffering.

Afflict pronunciation

Persecute

Persecute meaning in Hindi

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

Persecute

  • (verb) subject (someone) to hostility and ill-treatment, especially because of their race or political or religious beliefs; “no one should be persecuted for their religious beliefs”
  • (verb) harass or annoy (someone) persistently; “she complained of being persecuted by the press”

Persecute (पर्सक्यूट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • सताना, कष्ट देना, अत्याचार करना, तंग करना, पीछे पड़ना, कष्ट पहुंचाना, ज़ुल्म करना

Persecute Origin

  • late Middle English: from Old French persecuter, from Latin persecut- ‘followed with hostility’, from the verb persequi, from per- ‘through, utterly’ + sequi ‘follow, pursue’.

Persecute in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Radical Muslims persecute Coptic Christians in Egypt.
  • These kind of incidents happen throughout the country where policemen persecute poor for petty bribes.
  • Mr Mann’s party has said that he is not guilty of the charges levelled and that other parties are colluding to persecute him.
  • The Modi government seems to be gripped by a classic persecution complex while it seeks to persecute others.
  • Beef Agenda: Another Tool To Persecute Muslims And Christians.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of persecute

  • pursue = follow, if you pursue cute girl for long time, you are persecuting her.

Persecute pronunciation

Quandary

quandary English Hindi meaning

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

Quandary

  • (noun) a state of perplexity or uncertainty over what to do in a difficult situation; “Nehra was in a quandary”
  • (noun) a difficult situation; a practical dilemma; “a legal quandary”

Quandary (क्वान्डरी / क्वान्ड्री) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • असमंजस, आशंका, उलझन, व्याकुलता, शंका, हैरानी, घबड़ाहट, नाज़ुक हालत, तंग हालत

Quandary Origin

  • late 16th century: perhaps partly from Latin quando ‘when’.

Quandary in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Ajay leaves Congress in a quandary.
  • Revised MGNREGA wages put States in a quandary.
  • AIADMK’s move puts TMC in a quandary.
  • Maharashtra government in quandary over housing act.
  • Water or cricket? Bombay HC leaves BCCI in quandary.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of quandary

  • quandary = kaun + si + dairy … se dhood lu 🙁 sab paani milaate hai

Quandary Pronunciation

Adversity

adversity English Hindi meaning

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

Adversity

  • (noun) a difficult or unpleasant situation.

Adversity (ऐड्वर्सिटी / अड्वर्सिटी) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • कठिनाई, गरीबी, तंगहाली, दुःख, दुर्दिन, दुर्भाग्य, विपत्ति, ग़रीबी, अभाग्य, आपदा

Adversity Origin

  • Middle English: from Old French adversite, from Latin adversitas, from advertere ‘turn towards’.

Adversity in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Children learn to handle adversity from parents.
  • I was trying to stay cheerful in the face of adversity.
  • Nanna taught me to be brave in the face of adversity.
  • It’s also a story of extremely brave parents who are willing to support their child in the face of adversity.
  • It is the close ones that fail to give love and courage to their children during times of adversity if not protect them from it.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of adversity

  • Adversity = adverse + situation

Adversity pronunciation

Fearless like a child — overcoming adversity

Ado

Ado English Hindi meaning

Ado Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture Dictionary

Ado

  • (noun) a state of agitation or fuss; “this is much ado about almost nothing”

Ado (अडू) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • कष्ट, गड़बड़ी, झमेला, परेशानी, बखेड़ा, बतंगड़

Ado Origin

  • from Spanish and Portuguese -ado, or refashioning of Italian -ata, Spanish -ada, based on Latin -atus (past participial suffix of verbs ending in -are ).

Ado in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Much Ado about Nothing.
  • After much ado, Pakistan teams get go ahead to travel to India.
  • Rail Budget was much ado about nothing: Opposition
  • The prime minister then spoke and, without much ado, took the fight straight to the critics, a few of whom, like me, were seated in the front row.
  • Budget 2016, is it much Ado about nothing?

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Ado

  • Ado = do.. do.. do…   wait I am doing your work. Don’t create so much ado for nothing.

Ado Pronunciation

Much ado about ‘Yoruba Demons”