(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
(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
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
Prolong Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary
(verb) extend the duration of; “unwilling to prolong the conversation, Sehwag said her goodbyes”
Prolong (प्रलॉंग) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)
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)
Adroit Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture Dictionary
“he was adroit at tax avoidance” (adj) clever or skillful;
Adroit (अड्रॉइट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)
चतुर, चालाक, चेष्टावत, दक्ष, धूर्त, निपुण, सुजान
mid 17th century: from French, from à droit ‘according to right, properly’
Adroit in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)
Interviews do not end up with feedbacks, instead
adroit trainers, counselors and faculty members help you get over all shortcomings. For our camera too, Shweta Rathore cracks an effortless smile and assumes
adroit poses that highlight the gentle undulation of her biceps. The hair may have greyed, the freckles more prominent, the hitting power dwindled, but Dhoni remains the
adroit master at winning cricket matches. Perhaps these are “rural” folk, not expected to be
adroit with their choice of words. Chief executive officer of Karachi-based Dawn Group of Publications who is currently visiting Mumbai, said “Modi has made an
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of adroit
adroit = android – aapka android phone bhaut smart (Chaalak) hai
Querulous Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with pictures
Querulous [ kwer– uh-l uh s, kwer-y uh-]
(adj) full of complaints; complaining
Querulous (क्वेरलस) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)
सर्वदा शिकायत करनेवाला,विलापी,शिकायती
Querulous in a sentence (usage in Newspaper)
This is also worth noting that whenever Washington inches closer to New Delhi, Islamabad becomes
querulous. They are disappointed that AAP has turned out to be a
querulous, argumentative bunch of single-minded individuals. Even the
querulous Jamia teachers wouldn’t mind if they were to have, say, Finance Minister PC Chidambaram as their new VC. The receptionist added, in a
querulous voice, that she knew about this. She steps out of her house, in a
querulous mood oscillating between fatigue and euphoria.
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Querulous
Yuvraj Singh’s father Yograaj Singh – Querulous?