Qualm

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qualm English Hindi meaning

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

Qualm

  • (noun) an uneasy feeling of doubt, worry, or fear, especially about one’s own conduct; a misgiving; “shameless politicians have no qualms about their misdeeds”
  • (archaic) a momentary faint or sick feeling.

Qualm (क्वाम) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • पछतावा, मन का तांप

Qualm Origin

  • early 16th century (in the sense ‘momentary sick feeling’): perhaps related to Old English cw(e)alm ‘pain’, of Germanic origin.

Qualm in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • So once Pakistan amassed a score above 200, there was little qualm about the outcome.
  • In fact, the biggest qualm you may have with it is the lack of provision for storage expansion.
  • They will all lie supine in front of 10 JP at a mere whistle from their mistress, without any shame or qualm.
  • Indeed, if anything has come out of this ugly event it is that media lies and lies without qualm.
  • It has a very responsive touch screen, but our only qualm about the screen is that it is very reflective under direct sunlight.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of qualm

  • qualm = opposite of calm

Qualm Pronunciation

Guilty dog desperately asks for forgiveness

Quandary

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quandary English Hindi meaning

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

Quandary

  • (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

Quandary Origin

  • 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 quandary.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of quandary

  • quandary = kaun + si + dairy … se dhood lu 🙁 sab paani milaate hai

Quandary Pronunciation

Pachyderm

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pachyderm English Hindi meaning

Pachyderm Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture 

Pachyderm

  • (noun) a very large mammal with thick skin, especially an elephant, rhinoceros, or hippopotamus.

Pachyderm (पैकिडर्म) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • मोटे चमड़े का जनवार, मोटा चमड़ावाला पशु

Pachyderm Origin

  • mid 19th century: from French pachyderme, from Greek pakhudermos, from pakhus ‘thick’ + derma ‘skin’.

Pachyderm in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • The pachyderm is believed to have strayed from neighbouring Dalma forest range.
  • Poachers used AK-47 assault rifles to kill the adult male rhino and after killing the pachyderm they took away its horn.
  • 37-year-old Namom native Srilal was attacked by an elephant as he tried to click a selfie with the pachyderm.
  • Manmotha Mahato was attacked by the pachyderm this morning when he went to the forest to collect wood, forest officials said.
  • He watches in horrified fascination as a monstrous python attempts to swallow the pachyderm from the rear.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Pachyderm

  • PAKKI(strong)+derm(skin)

Pachyderm pronunciation

Pachyderm parade pleases crowd

Affinity

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affinity English Hindi meaning

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

Affinity

  • (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

Affinity Origin

  • 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)

Affinity Pronunciation

Adage

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Adage English Hindi meaning

Adage Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with Picture dictionary

Adage

  • (noun) a proverb or short statement expressing a general truth; “it is vital for every pilot to remember the old adage ‘safety first’”

Adage meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • सूक्ति, उक्ति, कहावत, प्रवाद, मसल, लोकोक्ति, वचन

Adage Origin

  • mid 16th century: from French, from Latin adagium ‘saying’, based on an early form of aio ‘I say’.

Adage Examples

  • A penny saved is a penny earned.
    An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.
    Eat to live, and not live to eat.
    Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
    Fish and visitors stink after three days.
    God helps them that help themselves.
    Little strokes fell great oaks.
    To err is human, to repent divine; to persist devilish.
    Well done is better than well said.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning adage

  • adage = ‘add’ some ‘age’ to yourself and you will start giving gyaan (adage)

Adage Pronunciation

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