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.
(adj) (of a person) old and having grey or white hair.(of a person) old and having grey or white hair.“a hoary old fellow with a face of white stubble”
(adj) used in names of animals and plants covered with whitish fur or short hairs, e.g. hoary bat, hoary cress.
(adj) overused and unoriginal; trite. “the hoary old adage often used by Fleet Street editors”
Hoary meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
धवला, धूसर, पक्का, पलित , पुराना , बूढ़ा , भूरा, सफेद , सफ़ेद , पलित केश , सफेद छोटे छोटे बाल वाला , सफ़ेद बालोंवाला
The word is old indeed; it traces to an Old English adjective that appeared in Beowulf. That “hoary” ancestor evolved into “hoar,” a synonym of “ancient” that has been part of our language since before the 12th century
Hoary in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
Many commentators claim Omar is guilty of pushing the hoary old ‘dual loyalties trope’ about the Jewish diaspora. She probably is. Tlaib, the ..
Though barely 11-years-old since its formation in 2008, Bhongir boasts a hoary history with its famous fort atop a huge granite hill. And after the …
It is embedded in a hoary Utah criminal code chapter on offenses against the family. So, it goes the way of other religiously sourced artifacts of …
By the hoary hosts of Hoggoth, Doctor Strange is coming back to the big screen! Marvel’s Sorcerer Supreme, who used to spout invocations …
(verb) absorb all the attention or interest of; “they seemed to be engrossed in conversation”
(law) produce (a legal document, especially a deed or statute) in its final form; “the solicitors will submit a draft conveyance and engross the same after approval”
Engross (इन्ग्रोस / एन्ग्रोस) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
तल्लीन कर लेना, सोख लेना, ध्यान खींचना, मोटे अक्षरों में लिखना
late Middle English (formerly also as ingross ): based on en-1, in-2 ‘in’ + late Latin grossus ‘large’. Sense 1 is from Old French en gros, from medieval Latin in grosso ‘wholesale’; sense 2 comes from Anglo-Norman French engrosser, medieval Latin ingrossare, from Old French grosse, medieval Latin grossa‘large writing’, with reference to clerks writing out documents in large, clear writing.
Engross in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
He’s also a stylist who knows how to engross a reader in the scene from the jump.
Mr. Trump may hope that Americans will engross themselves in his alternative reality before the special counsel can lay out all he knows.
‘Daas Dev’ Movie Review: Sudhir Mishra’s novel tale fails to engross you.
Written with rich historic detail and subtle humor, the story is sure to engross.
He said his home and family allow him to engross himself in a life outside of politics.
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of engross
engross – grass mein ek snake will engross u
Leaders engross in negotiated democracy in Northern and Eastern Kenya