hysteria meaning in HindiHysteria

  • (noun) exaggerated or uncontrollable emotion or excitement.
  • (noun) an old-fashioned term for a psychological disorder characterized by conversion of psychological stress into physical symptoms (somatization) or a change in self-awareness.

Hysteria (हिस्टीरीअ / हिस्टेरीअ) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • मिरगी, वातोंमाद

Hysteria Origin

  • mid 17th century (as an adjective): via Latin from Greek husterikos ‘of the womb’, from hustera ‘womb’ (hysteria being thought to be specific to women and associated with the womb).

Hysteria in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • New York Trump voters: ‘Enough with the hysteria‘.
  • Democrats need to get past their hysteria and move on.
  • In his biography on Khanna, Gautam Chintamani has attempted to explore the hysteria around him.
  • Celebrating Girl Power: Hysteria and Hypocrisy.
  • Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Wednesday ridiculed the ongoing family hysteria in the Samajwadi Party.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Hysteria

  • hysteria = history + mystery… creates lot of excitement…  dinosaur hysteria

Hysteria Pronunciation


scathing meaning in HindiScathing

  • (adj) witheringly scornful; severely critical; “Kejriwal launched a scathing attack on the Prime Minister”

Scathing (स्केदिंग / स्कैदिंग) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • तीखाहानि पहुंचाने वालानुकसान पहुंचाने वाला

Scathing Origin

  • Middle English: from Old Norse skathi (noun), skatha (verb); related to Dutch and German schaden (verb).

Scathing in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Nick Smith dodges questions on scathing environment report.
  • Modi is doing ‘khoon ki dalaali’: Rahul’s scathing attack on PM.
  • Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal made a scathing attack on the BJP state government in Gujarat for utilizing force during the Patel agitation.
  • BJP at the national council launched a scathing attack on Pakistan following the Uri terror attack.
  • He’s a punk, he’s a dog, he’s a pig: Robert De Niro’s scathing attack on Donald Trump.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of scathing

  • scathing = scary + thing

Scathing Pronunciation


subjugate meaning in HindiSubjugate

  • (verb) bring under domination or control, especially by conquest;“the invaders had soon subjugated most of the population”
  • (verb) make someone or something subordinate to;“the new ruler firmly subjugated the Church to the state”

Subjugate (सब्जगेट / सब्जगैट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • अधीन करनाजीतनाग़ुलाम बनानादास बनाना

Subjugate Origin

  • late Middle English: from late Latin subjugat- ‘brought under a yoke’, from the verb subjugare, based on jugum ‘yoke’.

Subjugate in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Cricket was becoming a business, and historically, businesses that subjugate their workers more often than not end up with industrial action.
  • Modi wants to subjugate the judiciary and the media: AAP on JNU row.
  • His was a talent none could subjugate or restrict,” says Salim Kumar.
  • But u know, the Islam tells to kill or subjugate, or convert non-muslims, it’s written in their book.
  • It has fought the wars evenly, we were never able to subjugate them convincingly.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of subjugate

  • subjugate = “Sub” + “jhug” gaye mere saamne..

Subjugate Pronunciation


misconstrue meaning in HindiMisconstrue

  • (verb) interpret (a person’s words or actions) wrongly; “his indifference can easily be misconstrued as arrogance”

Misconstrue (मिस्कन्स्ट्रू) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • गलत समझनाअशुद्ध अर्थ करनागलत अर्थ लगाना

Misconstrue Origin

  • 1350-1400; Middle English; mis-, construe

Misconstrue in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • However, unfortunately, a scarily large number of people misconstrue completely unrelated behaviour and traits as sexual consent.
  • Don’t misconstrue religion as communalism: Badal
  • Lot of things I say are misconstrued: Shah Rukh Khan.
  • Don’t misconstrue SC order: Sanjiv Bhatt to Modi.
  • They must not misconstrue individual mistakes as political issues and put pressure on the courts.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of misconstrue

  • miscontrue = missing the truepart

Misconstrue pronunciation


nomad meaning in HindiNomad

  • (noun) a person who does not stay long in the same place; a wanderer;“Dolly was a nomad who had finally taken root in Hawaii”
  • (noun) a member of a people that travels from place to place to find fresh pasture for its animals and has no permanent home.

Nomad (नोमैड) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • आवाराबंजाराघुमक्कड़

Nomad Origin

  • late 16th century: from French nomade, via Latin from Greek nomas, nomad- ‘roaming in search of pasture’, from the base of nemein ‘to pasture’.

Nomad in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Work from anywhere: What it takes to be a digital nomad.
  • nomadlady breaks down on the dead body of one of the horses killed by army casper in the intervening night of 24 and 25 Sep.
  • My routine is similar to that of a nomad.
  • Airbnb host Mark recounts how a bizarre experience with his first guests turned him into a voyeur and professional nomad.
  • The current generation of digital nomadsprefer to work from anywhere—be it at a café or from the comforts of their own homes.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of nomad

  • ‘no’ you are ‘mad’ … keeps on roaming from city to city..

Nomad Pronunciation