Wane

Wane

  • (verb) (of a state or feeling) decrease in vigour or extent; become weaker; “confidence in the dollar waned”
  • (verb) (of the moon) have a progressively smaller part of its visible surface illuminated, so that it appears to decrease in size; “the moon is waning”
  • (Phrase) on the wane — becoming weaker or less extensive; “the epidemic was on the wane”
  • (noun) the amount by which a plank or log is bevelled or falls short of a squared shape; “I cut the log into slabs without removing the outside wane”

Wane (वेन / वैन) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • उतरना, घटना, ढलना, कम होना, क्षीण होना, अधोगति, अवनति, कमी, क्षय, घटाव, पतन, ह्रास, चंद घटना

Wane Origin

  • Old English wanian ‘lessen’, of Germanic origin; related to Latin vanus ‘vain’.

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

  • Manufacturing activity picks up but optimism continues to wane.
  • US Report Says Anti-Americanism On the Wane in Greece.
  • India’s craze for gold on the wane as yellow metal gets dearer.
  • Atheism may be on the wane in Britain.
  • Davos: Citigroup CEO admits London focus will wane after Brexit.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of wane

  • wane === opposite of gain

Wane pronunciation

Abscond

Abscond English Hindi meaning

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

Abscond [ab-skond]

  • (verb) leave hurriedly and secretly, typically to escape from custody or avoid arrest

Abscond (ऐब्स्कान्ड) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • फ़रार होना,भाग जाना

Abscond Origin

  • mid 16th century (in the sense ‘hide, conceal oneself’): from Latin abscondere ‘hide’, from ab- ‘away, from’ + condere ‘stow’

Abscond in a sentence (usage in newspaper)

  • After conning the victims of huge sums of money, they abscond.
  • Probably that was one of the main reasons he chose to surrender and cooperate with his captors rather than abscond.
  • No one, howsoever mighty he or she maybe, has the right to abscond from the law.
  • In the attempt to abscond from the place he lost control of the vehicle and knocked against two checkpoint barricades one after the other.
  • Real estate tycoon Anil Kumar Sharma today claimed that he was not absconding after being named an accused in the murder of Balika.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of abscond

  • “Ab” – scond (“KAND”) – ‘Ab’ ‘kand’ karoge toh secrectly bhagna padega nahh

Abscond Pronunciation

Dhoom – John’s absconding scene