(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)
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]
(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)
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