Sit on the fence

sit on the fence meaning

‘Sit on the fence’ Idiom Meme – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary

Sit on the fence

  • (idiom) avoid making a decision or choice

Sit on the fence Origin

  • During the American revolutionary war, a prominent person from New Jersey, Judge Imlay, could not decide which side to support – the Revolutionaries or the Loyalists. When asked for an opinion, it was stated that until Judge Imlay knew which was the strongest group, he would stay on the fence

Sit on the fence in a sentence (idiom usage in newspaper)

  • I have been sitting on the fence a long time, perfectly positioned between staying with her and leaving. How do get off the fence and decide?
  • A lot of people really don’t like others being opinionated, they would rather you sit on the fence instead of having a strong opinion.
  • Given the painful way we achieved Independence, it is shameful to sit on the fence.
  • I’m not saying one should sit on the fence, or reserve any point of view.

Rebuke

rebuke English Hindi meaning

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

Rebuke [ri-byook]

  • (verb) express sharp disapproval or criticism of (someone) because of their behaviour or actions “she had rebuked him for drinking too much”
  • (noun) an expression of sharp disapproval or criticism “Dhoni sat down, completely silenced by the rebuke”

Rebuke (रिब्यूक) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • फटकार, गाली, निन्दा करना, गाली देना, सुनाना, फटकारना, डांटना

Rebuke Origin

  • Middle English (originally in the sense ‘force back, repress’): from Anglo-Norman French and Old Northern French rebuker, from re- ‘back, down’ + bukier ‘to beat’ (originally ‘cut down wood’, from Old French busche ‘log’)

Rebuke in a sentence (word usage in newspaper)

  • Reports suggested that Sonu Nigam invited Salman Khan on the stage; the actor gave him a sharp verbal rebuke.
  • Two senior Trump administrators resigned their jobs and board positions following the rebuke, leaving the dissidents in charge.
  • The White House is criticizing Republicans for failing to rebuke Donald Trump’s comments about immigrants.
  • his made it possible for the sufi in Kashmir to rebuke the preacher rather than being the target of abuse as in other places.
  • The comments earned the Spaniard a rebuke from team boss Ron Dennis.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of rebuke

  • rebuke ~ Reebok. Agar Reebok ke naye shoes kharab ho gaye to you will definitely rebuke.

Rebuke pronunciation

Salman Khan rebukes reporter for calling him Bhaijaan

Tiff

tiff English Hindi meaning

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

Tiff [tif]

  • (noun) a petty quarrel, especially one between friends or lovers.

Tiff (टिफ) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • मनमुटाव, झगड़ा ,कहा-सुनी

Tiff Origin

  • early 18th century (denoting a slight outburst of temper): probably of dialect origin.

Tiff in a sentence (word usage in newspaper)

  • Thane cop’s tiff with IAS ‘friend’ turns ugly.
  • Tiff turns ugly as labourers thrash flat residents.
  • Man hacks brother to death over land tiff, sets body ablaze.
  • Oooppsss! Did Kapil Sharma have a tiff with Salman Khan.
  • Customs Official Hangs Self After Tiff With Wife.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of tiff

  • tiff = tiny + fight

Tiff Pronunciation

John Abraham’s Clarification On His TIFF With Akshay Kumar | Bollywood Gossip

Reverence

reverence English Hindi meaning

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

Reverence [rev-er-uh ns, rev-ruh ns]

  • (noun) deep respect for someone or something.“rituals showed honour and reverence for the dead”
  • (verb) regard or treat with deep respect.“the many divine beings reverenced by Hindu tradition”

Reverence (रेवरन्स) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • इज्जत, पूजा, भक्ति, श्रद्धा, सत्कार, सम्मान, इज़्ज़त, आज्ञापालन, आदर

Reverence Origin

  • Middle English: from Old French, from Latin reverentia, from revereri ‘stand in awe of’

Reverence in a sentence (word usage in newspaper)

  • Having a Queen is a distinct business advantage, particularly due to reverence for the monarchy in new and emerging markets like China.
  • While ethics and gentlemanly deeds may earn you applauds and reverence, they will certainly not aid the results of the match in your favor.
  • Jagra speaks about his mentor Akhil Kumar with great reverence.
  • Devaki and Vasudeva understand that this is the divine Lord in the form of the charming child and pray to Him with reverence and adoration.
  • “Shiksha” or learning begins when the child approaches the teacher with respect and reverence.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of reverence

  • reverence ~ reference, agar kissi nai exam mein reference dikhai toh you will have a lot of respect for them

Reverence Pronunciation

2011 Melbourne Boxing Day Test – Crowd goes wild when Sachin Tendulkar comes out

Onus

onus English Hindi meaning

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

Onus [oh-nuh s]

  • (noun) a difficult or disagreeable obligation, task, burden, etc.

Onus (ओनस) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • दायित्व, कर्तव्य, बोझ

Onus Origin

  • mid 17th century: from Latin, literally ‘load or burden’.

Onus in a sentence (word usage in newspaper)

  • Spectrum adequate, call drops onus lies with telcos.
  • Onus on government, AIFF to lift Indian football.
  • Onus lies on Kathmandu to ease crisis.
  • First Onus on Food Recall Lies with Business Operator.
  • The onus is not on the school. It is on us as parents.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning on Onus

  • On + Us… tumhara burden mere upar hai

Onus Pronunciation

English lesson 101 – Onus. Vocabulary & Grammar lessons