Thwart

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Thwart

  • (verb) prevent (someone) from accomplishing something. “he never did anything to thwart his father”
  • (verb) oppose (a plan, attempt, or ambition) successfully. “the government had been able to thwart all attempts by opposition leaders to form new parties”
  • (noun) a structural crosspiece forming a seat for a rower in a boat.

Thwart meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • रोकना

Thwart origin

  • Middle English thwerte, from the adjective thwert ‘perverse, obstinate, adverse’, from Old Norse thvert, neuter of thverr ‘transverse’, from an Indo-European root shared by Latin torquere ‘to twist’.

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

  • UK navy heard in audio trying to thwart Iran ship seizure, ALSO READ: India in touch with Iran to secure release of Indians aboard British-flagged ship. The free flow of traffic through the Strait of …
  • Jamshedpur: Villagers worship jumbos to thwart attacks in Jharkhand …, JAMSHEDPUR: Religious belief cannot be justified by scientific debate. Located in the dense hilly forest area in the Dalma Wildlife Sanctuary …
  • Pakistan tries to thwart extradition of Dawood’s top aide to US, Sources close to Indian agencies informed IANS that the Pakistan High Commission in London had earlier tried to thwart the extradition move …
  • Kottayam: Selfie helps thwart youth’s suicide bid, KOTTAYAM: Selfie attempts on railway tracks often lead to tragic consequences. But in a role reversal, a selfie shared by a youth with his …
  • Police thwart bid to steal sandalwood, They have registered a case against the unidentified smugglers under Section 380 read with 511 of the Indian Penal Code. A special team has …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Thwart 

  • Thwart or Obstruct is to prevent someone from doing something.
  • thWARt concentrate on WAR[against enemy,against opponents DESIRE]

Thwart pronunciation


Resurgent

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Resurgent meaning in hindiResurgent

  • (adj) increasing or reviving after a period of little activity, popularity, or occurrence; “resurgent nationalism”

Resurgent (रिसर्जन्ट / रीसर्जन्ट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • फिर उठ खडा होने वाला

Resurgent Origin

  • early 19th century (earlier as a noun): from Latin resurgent- ‘rising again’, from the verb resurgere, from re- ‘again’ + surgere ‘to rise’.

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

  • Sterling hits 7-month low against resurgent euro.
  • ICC Champions Trophy 2017: India surrender title to resurgent Pakistan.
  • Resurgent Hasan Ali starring for Pakistan at Champions Trophy.
  • Resurgent growth is reviving one of the past decade’s hottest trades.
  • Prime Minister Modi’s engagements are founded on the belief that a resurgent India is a pre-condition for a resurgent Asia.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of resurgent

  • re- ‘again’ + surgere ‘to rise’.

Resurgent Pronunciation

Sublimate

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Sublimate

  • (verb) (in psychoanalytic theory) divert or modify (an instinctual impulse) into a culturally higher or socially more acceptable activity; “people who sublimate sexuality into activities which help to build up and preserve civilization”
  • (verb) transform (something) into a purer or idealized form; “attractive rhythms are sublimated into a much larger context”
  • (noun) the product of vaporization of a solid.

Sublimate meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • परिशोधन करना

Sublimate Origin

  • late Middle English (in the sense ‘raise to a higher status’): from Latin sublimat- ‘raised up’, from the verb sublimare .

Sublimate in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu Newspaper)

  • They’re taught to sublimate self and think about the team instead of themselves.
  • Sublimate the ego.
  • That is, they sublimate their sexual energies toward another purpose than sexual intercourse and procreation.
  • The heat seeped into the interior through the cracks, causing the ice to sublimate and widen the fractures.
  • Sport can sublimate many emotions.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of sublimate

  • lime juice refines us…

Sublimate Pronunciation

Relinquish

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relinquish meaning in HindiRelinquish

  • (verb) voluntarily cease to keep or claim; give up; “he offered to relinquish his post as acting President”

Relinquish (रिलिंगक्विश) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • छोड़ना, त्यागना, त्याग देना, छोड़ देना, अलग करना, अलग कर देना. हाथ उठा लेना

Relinquish Origin

  • late Middle English: from Old French relinquiss-, lengthened stem of relinquir, from Latin relinquere, from re- (expressing intensive force) + linquere ‘to leave’.

Relinquish in a sentence (word usage from recent newspaper)

  • MSK Prasad backs Dhoni’s decision to relinquish captaincy.
  • Train derailments: Prabhu asks officers to act or relinquish.
  • Ratan Tata to relinquish post of chairperson of Tata Trust next year.
  • Anthony J. Reardon will relinquish his current operational duties but continue as executive chairman of ducommun.
  • When contacted, Roy said for a fair probe, there is a need on the part of the Home Minister to relinquish his post.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of relinquish

  • relinquish = release your wish

Relinquish Pronunciation

Prolong

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prolong meaning in Hindi

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

Prolong

  • (verb) extend the duration of; “unwilling to prolong the conversation, Sehwag said her goodbyes”

Prolong (प्रलॉंग) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • बढ़ाना, लंबा करना, टालना

Prolong Origin

  • late Middle English: from Old French prolonguer, from late Latin prolongare, from pro- ‘forward, onward’ + longus ‘long’.

Prolong in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Pranayama is a Sanskrit term, which means prana or the vital force or life energy, ayam means to prolong.
  • Effectively, this would prolong the war by another two years.
  • We are not going to have a prolonged leadership election campaign.
  • we cannot prolong the state of emergency.
  • You prolong a shot more than a few seconds, people get anxious.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of prolong

  • Prolong mein chuupa hai ‘long’ (lamba)

Prolong pronunciation