Punitive meaning in Hindi

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


  • (adj) inflicting or intended as punishment; “he called for punitive measures against the Eastern bloc”
  • (adj) (of a tax or other charge) extremely high; “the government plans to announce punitive taxes on imports”

Punitive (प्यूनटिव / प्यूनिटिव) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • दंडात्मक, दण्ड संबंधी

Punitive Origin

  • early 17th century: from French punitif, -ive or medieval Latin punitivus, from Latin punit- ‘punished’, from the verb punire (see punish).

Punitive in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Punitive action: Imtiaz store to stay closed for 6 hours every day. Decision made due to massive traffic jams caused by shoppers.
  • The administration has, finally, decided to take punitive action against cattle owners if their cows, buffaloes, goats are seen bathing in the lake.
  • According to him, it is prudent that the government rolls out punitive measures to deter people from displaying bad environmental practices.
  • A federal jury on May 23 awarded $6,128.39 in compensatory damages and $2.5 million in punitive damages to David M. Daugherty of Vienna.
  • The federal government is considering punitive tax measures against non-filers of income tax returns in the federal budget.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of punitive

  • punitive ~ punish

Punitive Pronunciation


Preposterous meaning bird meme

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Preposterous [pri-pos-ter-uh s] (adjective)

  • contrary to reason or common sense; utterly absurd or ridiculous.

Preposterous meaning in Hindi

  • हास्यास्पद,अनर्थक,बेतुका

Preposterous word usage in recent news

Preposterous mnemonic trick to remember word

  • PRE means before POST means after but together in a single word pre+post+erous seems ABSURD.                    –  by sumit_sontakke

How to pronounce Preposterous

Watch Rajnikant playing Mario – preposterous video clip 


Inordinate vocabulary word

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Inordinate [in-awr-dn-it] (adjective)

  • beyond normal limits
  • excessive