Quisling

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Quisling meaning in Hindi

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

Quisling

  • (noun) a traitor who collaborates with an enemy force occupying their country

Quisling (क्विज़्लिंग) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • देशद्रोही, द्रोही, ग़द्दार

Quisling Origin

  • Second World War: from the name of Major Vidkun Quisling (1887–1945), the Norwegian army officer and diplomat who ruled Norway on behalf of the German occupying forces (1940–45).

Quisling in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • We owe that term to Vidkun Quisling, who welcomed the Nazis into Norway in exchange for heading a puppet government.
  • Is this Mr Bardow a Quisling and an appeaser?
  • Mr Fletcher confirmed yesterday (Wednesday) that he was asked to apologise for using the word “quisling” about local politicians.
  • They would have been ruled by Quislings.
  • He is at best a Quisling, at worst a traitor to his own people and our religious values.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of quisling

  • Remember.. Major Vidkun Quisling (1887–1945), the Norwegian army officer – traitor.

Quisling Pronunciation

Raconteur

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raconteur meaning in Hindi

Raconteur Vocab meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary

Raconteur

  • (noun) a person who tells anecdotes in a skillful and amusing way.

Raconteur (रैकान्टर / रैकान्टूर) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • मज़ेदार कहानियाँ सुनाने वाला, बयान करनेवाला

Raconteur Origin

  • early 19th century: French, from raconter ‘relate, recount’.

Raconteur in a sentence (Word usage in recent newspaper)

  • He was also a gentleman, a scholar, a great raconteur.
  • He was a raconteur whose life slowly and then quickly careered off the rails.
  • Khushwant Singh: A born raconteur, a vintage sardar.
  • Kolkata loses its favourite raconteur.
  • Details on how big that six was depended on the level of the raconteur’s imagination.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of raconteur

  • reckon ~ think, imagin. => Raconteur one who thinks/imagin -> Storyteller

Raconteur Pronunciation

Grotesque

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grotesque meaning in Hindi

Grotesque Vocab Meme Dctionary – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary

Grotesque

  • (adj) odd or unnatural in shape, appearance, or character; fantastically ugly or absurd; bizarre; “a grotesque creature with a flattened body and a squashed head”
  • (adj) incongruous or inappropriate to a shocking degree; “stories of grotesque mismanagement and wasting of money”
  • (noun) a very ugly or comically distorted figure or image; “the rods are carved in the form of a series of gargoyle faces and grotesques”
  • (noun) a style of decorative painting or sculpture consisting of the interweaving of human and animal forms with flowers and foliage.

Grotesque (ग्रोटेस्क) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • असंगत, कुरूप, भद्दा, भ्रष्ट, विकृत, विचित्र, विलक्षण, विषम, हास्यप्रद

Grotesque Origin

  • mid 16th century (as noun): from French crotesque (the earliest form in English), from Italian grottesca, from opera or pittura grottesca ‘work or painting resembling that found in a grotto’; ‘grotto’ here probably denoted the rooms of ancient buildings in Rome which had been revealed by excavations, and which contained murals in the grotesque style.

Grotesque in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Chennai’s killers share grotesque trait: Like to watch victims die.
  • Harlan Ullman: Presidential race has become grotesque game show.
  • Grotesque ISIS video shows the training of child soldiers.
  • GROTESQUE images of gangrenous toes and clogged arteries are to be emblazoned across cigarette packets made for sale in UK shops.
  • An economy that tackles the grotesque inequality that is holding people back.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of grotesque

  • imagine a tusk grow on your face… you will look grotesque 🙂

Grotesque Pronunciation

immure

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immure meaning in Hindi

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

immure

  • (verb) enclose or confine (someone) against their will; “her brother was immured in a lunatic asylum”

immure (इम्युर) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • बंद करना, कैद करना

immure Origin

  • late 16th century: from French emmurer or medieval Latin immurare, from in- ‘in’ + murus ‘wall’.

immure in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Well, intellectual though he was, with a personal library of some 50,000 books, Eco didn’t immure himself in the proverbial Ivory Tower.
  • The real question, then as now, was: do we want to immure ourselves in Europe as part of an economic and political bloc.
  • In trying to immure her five daughters within a house of mourning for eight years, she is trying to preserve values of respectability and chastity.
  • Instead of drawing from sounds outside the genre, the artists opt to immure themselves in nostalgia.
  • That walls are sad: made to immure misery.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of immure

  • immure – eh + more ko andar band karo

immure pronunciation

Tardy

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trady meaning in Hindi

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

Tardy

  • (adj) delaying or delayed beyond the right or expected time; late; “please forgive this tardy reply”

Tardy (टार्डी) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi dictionary)

  • आलसी, ढीला, दीर्घसूत्री, धीमा,मन्द, मन्दगति, विलम्बी, सुस्त, मंथर, मंदा

Tardy Origin

  • mid 16th century: from French tardif, -ive, from Latin tardus ‘slow’

Tardy in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Protesters decry ‘tardy‘ progress in murder probe.
  • Uber Trials Late Fine for Tardy Riders.
  • Irrigation minister T Harish Rao was dissatisfied over the tardy progress of work in the second phase of Mission Kakatiya.
  • Tardy reporting not acceptable.
  • BJP divided over ‘tardy pace of CBI probe’.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of tardy

  • tardy – tired- slow- sluggish

Tardy Pronunciation