(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.
(noun) the criminal act of deliberately setting fire to property.
Arson meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)
late 17th century: an Anglo-Norman French legal term, from medieval Latin arsio(n- ), from Latin ardere ‘to burn’.
Arson in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)
UKZN management condemns
arson attack. Three teens arrested in connection with Cawston
ARSON CHARGES: Woman set fire in building, DA says.
Arson Suspected At Northland Mosque Under Construction. Woman found guilty of
arson released from hospital.
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of arson
arson – arre son, yeh kya kiya tumhne.. aag laga di..
Acrid Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with pictures
(adj) unpleasantly bitter or pungent; “the acrid smell of smoke clung about the building”
Acrid (ऐक्रिड) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)
तीखा, चरपरा, कटु, उग्र, कड़ुवा
early 18th century: formed irregularly from Latin acer, acri- ‘sharp, pungent’ + -id1, probably influenced by acid.
Acrid in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)
These days flavours of apple, mint, cheery, even chocolate and coffee are added to mask the
acrid taste of tobacco. After having sex with her husband, she would sleep in a separate room, the sheets slowly soaking with an
acrid smell. The blaze has belched
acrid smoke across a widespread area of Southern California, prompting air quality warnings. My nostrils dilate while savoring the
acrid odor of gunpowder and blood. The
acrid smell of tear gas fills the air.
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of acrid
Acrid – Acid like ( ‘r’ hata do)
Affinity Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture Dictionary
(noun) a natural liking for and understanding of someone or something; “she had a special affinity with horses”
(noun) a similarity of characteristics suggesting a relationship, especially a resemblance in structure between animals, plants, or languages; “a semantic affinity between two words”
(anthropology) kinship by marriage or adoption; not a blood relationship.
(biochemistry) the degree to which a substance tends to combine with another; “the bacterial proteins bind to these molecules with high affinity”
Affinity (अफिनटी / अफिनिटी) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)
आकर्षण, नाता, बन्धुत्व, मिलनसारिता, रिश्तेदारी, विवाह-सम्बन्ध, संबंध, समानता
Middle English (in the sense ‘relationship by marriage’): via Old French from Latin affinitas, from affinis ‘related’ (literally ‘bordering on’), from ad- ‘to’ + finis ‘border’.
Affinity in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)
However, insiders say Jaipur could well be the frontrunner, particularly as Mumbai Indians have an
affinity towards this city. Living here in London, I grew up with a strong
affinity to Bombay. Having grown up shuttling between Mumbai and Pune, 33-year-old Assad Dadan always had an
affinity for food. After that he lost his job and his
affinity towards alcohol grew worse. I have felt a strong
affinity for my nation since my childhood, for my land, for this soil.
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of affinity
affinity = a feel near city (e.g affinity to Bombay)
Agape Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary
(adj) (of a person’s mouth) wide open in surprise or wonder.
(noun) (Christian theology) the love of God or Christ for mankind.
(noun) selfless love of one person for another without sexual implications.
(noun) a religious meal shared as a sign of love and fellowship.
Agape (अगैप / आगापे) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)
आश्चर्य की दशा में, मुँह बाये हुए, भौंचक्का
mid 17th century: from a-2 ‘on’ + gape.
Agape in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)
The bride and groom were
agape at seeing the VIP. That Tata Steel went on to pay $12 billion, 50% more than its initial bid, left several market mouths
agape. You’d possibly think that it’s impossible to experience an
agape love—a love that’s absolute and unconditional, the highest forms of love. Teenage monk leaves spectators
agape with memory show. Rameshwar’s mouth was
agape, like the opening of a weaver bird’s nest.
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of agape
agape = a + gap (in your mouth)
This video will leave your mouth agape