Siesta

siesta meaning in HindiSiesta

  • (noun) an afternoon rest or nap, especially one taken during the hottest hours of the day in a hot climate; “everyone had a siesta for a few hours”

Siesta (सीएस्ट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • दोपहर का आराम

Siesta Origin

  • mid 17th century: Spanish, from Latin sexta (hora ) ‘sixth hour’.

Siesta in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • A lunchtime siesta is also said to improve cognitive processing, reinforce memory, boost creativity and balance emotions.
  • Chaurasia, who has a shop near the building, used to saunter on to the terrace every afternoon for a siesta.
  • Is a midday siesta good for you?
  • That might keep the boss at bay while you take an afternoon siesta at work!
  • She has no time for afternoon siesta and two prime-time soap operas on television are her only entertainment of the day.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of siesta

  • ford fiesta mein siesta

Siesta pronunciation

Culinary

culinary meaning in HindiCulinary

  • (adj) of or relating to or used in cooking; “culinary skills”

Culinary (क्यूलनेरी / क्यूलिनेरी) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • पाक शाला संबंधी, रसोई का

Culinary Origin

  • mid 17th century: from Latin culinarius, from culina ‘kitchen’.

Culinary in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • How Ayesha Curry Turned Her Passion Project Into A Culinary Career.
  • Chefs From 15 Nations at Spice Route Culinary Festival.
  • Culinary classes in Kinkora school open doors for students.
  • Culinary Arts Program Launches at Tilly Foster.
  • The 10 Best Culinary Schools in America.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of culinary

  • culinary = curry = cooking related

Culinary pronunciation

Halcyon

halcyon meaning in HindiHalcyon

  • (adj) denoting a period of time in the past that was idyllically happy and peaceful; “the halcyon days of the 1960s”
  • (noun) a mythical bird said to breed at the time of the winter solstice in a nest floating on the sea and to have the power of calming the winds and waves.
  • (Greek mythology) a woman who was turned into a kingfisher.

Halcyon (हैल्सीअन) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • शांत, खुशगवार, शान्तिपूर्ण

Halcyon Origin

  • late Middle English (in the mythological sense): via Latin from Greek alkuōn ‘kingfisher’ (also halkuōn, by association with hals ‘sea’ and kuōn ‘conceiving’).

Halcyon in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Australian fans no longer take those halcyon days for granted after a barren period without a legspinner.
  • Those halcyon years.
  • Perhaps those halcyon days of the “mixed economy” were not meant to last long.
  • I’m not expecting a return to those halcyon days.
  • Those Halcyon Days in Winter.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of halcyon

  • halcyon bole toh halke din … halka halka sa yeh nasha… 🙂

Halcyon Pronunciation

indict

indict meaning in Hindi

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

indict

  • (verb) formally accuse of or charge with a crime; “he was indicted for murder”

indict (इन्डाइट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • अभियोग लगाना, दोष लगाना, अपराध लगाना, न्यायालय के सामने दोषी ठहराना

indict Origin

  • Middle English endite, indite, from Anglo-Norman French enditer, based on Latin indicere ‘proclaim, appoint’, from in- ‘towards’ + dicere ‘pronounce, utter’.

indict in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Brazil’s Senate met on Tuesday to vote on whether to indict President Dilma Rousseff on charges of breaking budget laws.
  • US prosecutors indict three in multimillion-dollar text message scam.
  • Mark Schwarz reports from Rio on police’s recommendation to indict Ryan Lochte and James Feigen being on charges of falsely reporting a crime.
  • JNU probe compromised, fails to indict the offenders: ABVP
  • Japan Prosecutors Indict South Korean After Shrine Blast: Reports

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of indict

  • indict = india + court (ct) ; it can indict you for a crime

indict pronunciation

Progeny

Progeny meaning in Hindi

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

Progeny

  • (noun) a descendant or the descendants of a person, animal, or plant; offspring; “the progeny of the Scottish settlers who settled there in the mid-1800s”

Progeny (प्राजनी / प्राजिनी) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • संतान, वंशज, बच्चे

Progeny Origin

  • Middle English: from Old French progenie, from Latin progenies, from progignere ‘beget’

Progeny in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Madhya Pradesh assisting other states in improving bovine progeny.
  • In 2015-16, the state distributed Rs 219 crore for cows and their male progeny in 29 famine-affected districts.
  • Karnataka’s CMs, however, have a long tradition of not getting their progeny into politics till they themselves are active.
  • Though Kerala had always turned its back against progeny politics,the state had accepted a few.
  • You cannot rig the system. Sure, you can give a chance to your progeny, but at the end of the day, it’s the public who decides.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of progeny

  • progeny mein chuppa hai ‘genes’

Progeny Pronunciation