(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
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
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.
Persecute Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary
(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
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)
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.
Quandary Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary
(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
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
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of quandary
quandary = kaun + si + dairy … se dhood lu 🙁 sab paani milaate hai
Adversity Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary
(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
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
Fearless like a child — overcoming adversity
Ado Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture Dictionary
(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
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)
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.
Much ado about ‘Yoruba Demons”