Beacon

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Beacon

  • (noun) a fire or light set up in a high or prominent position as a warning, signal, or celebration. “a chain of beacons carried the news”
  • (noun) a hill suitable for a beacon. “Ivinghoe Beacon”
  • (noun) a light or other visible object serving as a signal, warning, or guide at sea, on an airfield, etc.
  • (noun) a radio transmitter whose signal helps to fix the position of a ship, aircraft, or spacecraft.

Beacon meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • आकाशदीप, दीप स्तम्भ, आकाश दीप, प्रकाशस्तम्भ, प्रकाश, प्रकाशस्तम्भ

Beacon origin

  • Old English bēacn ‘sign, portent, ensign’, of West Germanic origin; related to beckon.

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

  • Startup nation: Indian startup founders reveal important new …, Entrepreneurs are the new heroes of India’s middle class. After two … in the Indian economy, startups and their founders are a beacon of hope.
  • Nasa to share images of Vikram’s moon landing site with Isro, Meanwhile the DSN24 continues emitting its beacon in hopes … The Indian lander-rover was carrying on board a NASA passive experiment …
  • Science & technology beacon of lights for economic prosperity …, Friday said science and technology serve as the beacon lights for … Kottayam, Sep 13 (UNI) Communist Party of India (M) State secretary …
  • Democracy not inimical to economic development, increases …, “India since the economic liberalisation in 1991 has shown how a democratic … Our shining democracy is a beacon of hope and inspiration to a …
  • India Poker Championship Another Beacon of Hope for Local Players … The India Poker Championship (IPC) will get underway on September …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Beacon 

  • akon lights up ipl closing ceremony.so be-acon(akon) n lighten up ur friends
  • beacon = beam + con; From the light post the light of beam is projected to find who(con) are the ppl runing on the road.

Beacon pronunciation

Bode

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Bode

  • (verb) be a portent of a particular outcome. “their argument did not bode well for the future”

Bode meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • शकुन बताना, भविष्य सूचित करना, पेशीनगोई करना, भविष्य-कथन करना, भविष्यव्दाणी करना

Bode origin

  • Old English bodian ‘proclaim, foretell’, from boda ‘messenger’, of Germanic origin; related to German Bote, also to bid1.

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

  • India’s Democratic Dictatorship, Under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, India’s character is being transformed by a government … This does not bode well for Indian democracy.
  • India could disadvantage itself further vis-a-vis China by …, Even without an FTA with China, India’s trade deficit with the country has risen 13 times in the last … This does not bode well for the economy.
  • Trafficking figures bode ill for tigers, India, with the world’s largest wild tiger population, topped in the trafficking of tigers and tiger body parts over 19 years since 2000, a new …
  • India’s lunar lander is missing, but Chandrayaan-2 can still …, Mission controllers are examining the data they have, but loss of contact for this long does not bode well. Scientists hoped that the lander, …
  • Hair oil to bike sales highlight more India growth pain ahead … Britannia Industries Ltd. This does not bode well for India’s overall growth rate, …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Bode 

  • Bode plot PREDICT the stability of control system
  • board (boad+ exams decide ur future

Bode pronunciation

Beset

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Beset

  • (verb) (of a problem or difficulty) trouble (someone or something) persistently. “the social problems that beset the UK”
  • (verb) surround and harass. “I was beset by clouds of flies”
  • (verb) hem in. “the ship was beset by ice and finally sank”
  • (verb) be covered or studded with. “springy grass all beset with tiny jewel-like flowers”

Beset meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • घेर लेना

Beset origin

  • Old English besettan, from be- ‘about’ + settan (see set1).

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

  • Act on Hirakud Dam to avoid disaster: Bargarh MP Suresh Pujari, While its expected life span was 100 years, it has been beset by heavy erosion in the catchment area that has led to the dam silting up …
  • Policymakers may have to focus on rewards & incentives to scale up …, These are only some ills that have beset Indian agriculture. … member of The Economic Times India Leadership Council, ETILC’s core group …
  • Paradigm Shift: What Arbitration and Conciliation Amendment Bill …, A causal nexus has resulted in Indian parties favouring international …. Institutional arbitration in India has been beset by a number of factors …
  • ‘Public art holds cities together,’ Delhi artist shares thoughts, Delhi-based artist Neeraj Gupta is all set to represent India at the … In moments of the crises that beset great cities, it is these elements that …
  • The history of the memsahib, The life and times of English women in colonial India come alive in Katie … They were shipwrecked, attacked by pirates and beset by violent …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Beset 

  • beset. bees+attack. imagine bees attack on u from all directions.
  • beset sounds like be set(ready) to face attack from all directions

Beset pronunciation


Bluster

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Bluster

  • (Verb) talk in a loud, aggressive, or indignant way with little effect. “you threaten and bluster, but won’t carry it through”
  • (Verb) (of a storm, wind, or rain) blow or beat fiercely and noisily. “a winter gale blustered against the sides of the house”
  • (noun) loud, aggressive, or indignant talk with little effect. “their threats contained a measure of bluster”

Bluster meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • शेखी मारना, धमकाना, शेखीबाज, डांटना, धमकाना, धमकी देना

Bluster origin

  • late Middle English: ultimately imitative.

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

  • Fine for ad bluster, Suresh Misra, a professor of consumer affairs at the Indian Institute of Public Administration (IIPA), Delhi, said the provision on misleading …
  • Kashmir: The bond between ruler and ruled seriously eroded, Sight, sound and smell give the Indian and Pakistani dominated British … The public laps up sabre-rattling bluster, blames Nehru for not …
  • India’s Move on Kashmir Puts Pakistan on the back foot, India’s decision to revoke Article 370 giving special status to Jammu … to counter India’s move, it will use old tricks – bluster, threats and a dash …
  • Trump’s Hard Line on Pakistan Is All Bluster …. Fundamental policy divergences—on the issues of Kashmir, India, and China—remain …
  • Indian, US officials in crunch talks to break trade tariffs deadlock, NEW DELHI: Indian and American trade negotiators on Friday were meeting … “Notwithstanding Trump’s bluster, it’s in India’s interests to lower …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Bluster 

  • sounds like blast her,so when you blast someone you talk loudly.but barking dogs seldom bite,so the blasting has no effect
  • Be+LUST+HER…Imagine a boy who is saying ” I am going to BE HER LUST”….obviously the person is building castles in the air…..or he is boasting….

Bluster pronunciation


Bite the Bullet

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Bite the Bullet

  • (idiom) decide to do something difficult or unpleasant that one has been putting off or hesitating over. “decisions have to be taken and as director you have got to bite the bullet”

Bite the Bullet meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  •  मजबूरी में स्वीकार करना

Bite the Bullet in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)

  • Zebras ready to bite the bullet, The Zebras take on Chipolopolo (Copper Bullets) in the first leg of the 2020 African Nations Championships (CHAN) qualifiers looking for a …
  • Can Rajnath Singh bite the bullet?, Just hours after he was informed of his appointment as defence minister on May 31, Rajnath Singh, 67, dialled army chief General Bipin Rawat.
  • Selectors need to bite the bullet, rest Virat Kohli for West Indies tour, On Sunday, chairman of national selectors MSK Prasad, a low-key man with a modest international record, in consultation with a committee that …
  • Centre floats draft model tenancy law: Will states bite the bullet?, Within a week of Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman stating in her maiden Budget speech the need do away with archaic rental laws, the …
  • Time for F1 bosses, FIA to bite the bullet, While we all wait to see if indeed the F1 bosses and the FIA bite the bullet to make the sweeping changes we want to see for 2021, there are …

Bite the Bullet pronunciation