Retrospect

Retrospect

  • (noun) review of a past course of events or period of time; “a full retrospect of the battle”

Retrospect (ट्रस्पेक्ट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  •  बीती बातों की जांच

Retrospect Origin

  • early 17th century: from retro- ‘back’, on the pattern of the noun prospect.

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

  • If the dream was to become reality, this was the time to do something about it,” he writes in retrospect.
  • In retrospect, Kriti Sanon believes that she does not belong to Bollywood.
  • As I was saying, it is too late to think in retrospect when, and if, no serious thought was given when the regime was in the Bill stage.
  • In retrospect, it would have been ideal if Ravi Shastri had continued as coach and not been replaced a year ago by Kumble.
  • Hitesh considers this good thing, in retrospect, as it offered him a chance to explain something to new to others.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Retrospect

  • retro (back) + inspect

Retrospect pronunciation

Engulf

Engulf meaning in Hindi

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

Engulf

  • (verb) (of a natural force) sweep over (something) so as to surround or cover it completely; “the cafe was engulfed in flames”
  • (verb) powerfully affect (someone); overwhelm; “a feeling of anguish so great that it threatened to engulf him”

Engulf (इन्गल्फ / एन्गल्फ) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • निगलना, निमग्न, निगल जाना, निगल लेना,परिग्रहण करना

Engulf Origin

  • mid 16th century (formerly also as ingulf ): from en-1, in-2 ‘in, on’ + gulf

Engulf in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Shootings and stabbings engulf Toronto over the weekend.
  • Forest fires engulf 20% more areas in Russia.
  • Forest Fires Engulf Large Area Near Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine.
  • Thick Smog Continue To Engulf Kalyan.
  • All teams and fans are gearing up for the Kabaddi fever which will engulf the entire nation.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of engulf

  • engulf ~ gulp -> nigalna

Engulf Pronunciation

Melancholic

Melancholic English Hindi meaning

Melancholic Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi Translation

Melancholic [mel-uh n-kol-ik]

  • (adj) sadness, or a person who feels this way

  • (adj) disposed to or affected with melancholy; gloomy

Melancholic (मेलन्कालिक) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • अवसादग्रस्त, उदास, म्लान, विषादग्रस्त, विषादपूर्ण, उदासी की अवस्था

Melancholic Origin

  • Middle English: from Old French melancolie, via late Latin from Greek melankholia, from melas, melan- ‘black’ + kholē ‘bile’, an excess of which was formerly believed to cause depression

Melancholic in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • I felt melancholic about this.
  • For it’s when we’re melancholic that words flow for most of us and the emoji simply usurps those words.
  • But having said that, The Lovers and the Leavers is not a melancholic book.
  • What is commendable is that both actors effortlessly transition from happy to melancholic to even angry in some scenes.
  • His demeanour suggests a meditative melancholic mood.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Melancholic

  • melan = ‘black’ = sadness

Melancholic Pronunciation

Bollywood – Melancholic scenes

Hit the books

hit the books meaning Hindi

“hit the books” Idiom Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary

Hit the books

  • (idiom) To study

“Hit the books” meaning in Hindi

  • पढ़ना

“Hit the books” Origin

  • In this phrase, hit means to start or to begin. Although no one knows the origin of the idiom “hit the books”, it seems to be related to early idioms such as “hit the trail,” which cowboys used when starting out on a journey. It’s clear that this saying is a fairy contemporary one, probably from the mid-20th century.

“Hit the books” in a sentence (usage in newspaper)

  • I can’t go out ​tonight. I need to hit the ​books.
  • Pembela tells Rafidah to hit the books.
  • Locals hit the books at semi-annual library sale.
  • Students hit the books as temperatures rise.
  • Braintree students getting ready to hit the books again.

Voluble Vs Taciturn

Voluble Vs Taciturn

Voluble Vs Taciturn – Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi Translation with Picture

Voluble [vol-yuh-buh l] 

  • (adj) characterized by a ready and continuous flow of words; fluent; glib;talkative;“Deepika was as voluble as PM was silent”

Voluble (वाल्यबल) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • आलापप्रिय,चञ्चल,धाराप्रवाह,बकवादी,बातूनी,वाक्चपल,वाचाल,लुढ़कने वाला

Taciturn [tas-i-turn] 

  • (adj) (of a person) reserved or uncommunicative in speech; saying little;When sitting next to Siddhu anyone would appear taciturn.

Taciturn (टैसिटर्न meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • मौन,ख़ामोश,चुप्प,अल्प भाषी,अल्पभाषी,चुप,चुप्पा,तूष्णांक