Lagoon

Lagoon meaning in Hindi

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

Lagoon

  • (noun) an area of shallow water separated from the sea by low sandy dunes.
  • (noun) an artificial pool for storage and treatment of polluted or excessively hot sewage, industrial waste, etc.

Lagoon (लगून) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • खाड़ी, खलीज,समुद्र-ताल, झील

Lagoon Origin

  • early 17th century: from Italian and Spanish laguna, from Latin lacuna

Lagoon in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Police: Body recovered from lagoon is that of missing 50-year-old man.
  • Water with the higher level of nitrates will be pulled from the aquifer and stored in the lagoons to create a well-head protection buffer zone.
  • Frequent rains wash fertilizers into the lagoon, feeding the blooms that this spring triggered the worst fish kill in the lagoon in modern history.
  • 30, Treasure Coast counties, cities and towns along the lagoon have laws banning the use of fertilizer with nitrogen and/or phosphorous.
  • Jokulsarlon Lagoon in Iceland is one of the most visually arresting spots on Earth.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of lagoon

  • lagoon – monsoon aayenge toh lagoon bhar jaayenge

Lagoon Pronunciation

Quisling

Quisling meaning in Hindi

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

Quisling

  • (noun) a traitor who collaborates with an enemy force occupying their country

Quisling (क्विज़्लिंग) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • देशद्रोही, द्रोही, ग़द्दार

Quisling Origin

  • Second World War: from the name of Major Vidkun Quisling (1887–1945), the Norwegian army officer and diplomat who ruled Norway on behalf of the German occupying forces (1940–45).

Quisling in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • We owe that term to Vidkun Quisling, who welcomed the Nazis into Norway in exchange for heading a puppet government.
  • Is this Mr Bardow a Quisling and an appeaser?
  • Mr Fletcher confirmed yesterday (Wednesday) that he was asked to apologise for using the word “quisling” about local politicians.
  • They would have been ruled by Quislings.
  • He is at best a Quisling, at worst a traitor to his own people and our religious values.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of quisling

  • Remember.. Major Vidkun Quisling (1887–1945), the Norwegian army officer – traitor.

Quisling Pronunciation

Sinewy

sinewy meaning in Hindi

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

Sinewy

  • (adj) (of a person) possessing physical strength and weight; rugged and powerful; “a short, sinewy man”
  • (adj) (of meat) full of sinews; especially impossible to chew; “tough, sinewy meat.”
  • (adj) vigorous or forceful, as language, style, etc;“a sinewy argument.”

Sinewy (सिन्यूई) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • बलवान, पुष्ट, सशक्त, कंडरायुक्त, ताकतवर

Sinewy Origin

  • 1350-1400; Middle English; see sinew, -y

Sinewy in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • The rods are wispy and elegant, but also sinewy, strong and resilient.
  • The star plays Roxie, a sinewy burlesque dancer with dark lips and glamorous lingerie.
  • For Mr. Blankenbuehler, a sinewy 46-year-old, the approach comes from his own craving to share in the story.
  • The puppy fat has gone, he is now sinewy with a superbly toned body that can take on enormous amounts of workload without complaint.
  • A group of chatty boys and girls pose for a photo near a table; another stands for a selfie with a replica of the sinewy stock market bull.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of sinewy

  • sinewy = ‘sunny’ deol = muscular body

Sinewy Pronunciation


 

Grotesque

grotesque meaning in Hindi

Grotesque Vocab Meme Dctionary – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary

Grotesque

  • (adj) odd or unnatural in shape, appearance, or character; fantastically ugly or absurd; bizarre; “a grotesque creature with a flattened body and a squashed head”
  • (adj) incongruous or inappropriate to a shocking degree; “stories of grotesque mismanagement and wasting of money”
  • (noun) a very ugly or comically distorted figure or image; “the rods are carved in the form of a series of gargoyle faces and grotesques”
  • (noun) a style of decorative painting or sculpture consisting of the interweaving of human and animal forms with flowers and foliage.

Grotesque (ग्रोटेस्क) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • असंगत, कुरूप, भद्दा, भ्रष्ट, विकृत, विचित्र, विलक्षण, विषम, हास्यप्रद

Grotesque Origin

  • mid 16th century (as noun): from French crotesque (the earliest form in English), from Italian grottesca, from opera or pittura grottesca ‘work or painting resembling that found in a grotto’; ‘grotto’ here probably denoted the rooms of ancient buildings in Rome which had been revealed by excavations, and which contained murals in the grotesque style.

Grotesque in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Chennai’s killers share grotesque trait: Like to watch victims die.
  • Harlan Ullman: Presidential race has become grotesque game show.
  • Grotesque ISIS video shows the training of child soldiers.
  • GROTESQUE images of gangrenous toes and clogged arteries are to be emblazoned across cigarette packets made for sale in UK shops.
  • An economy that tackles the grotesque inequality that is holding people back.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of grotesque

  • imagine a tusk grow on your face… you will look grotesque 🙂

Grotesque Pronunciation

illicit

illicit meaning in Hindi

illicit Vocab meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary

illicit

  • (adj) forbidden by law, rules, or custom; “illicit drugs”

illicit (इलिसट / इलिसिट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi dictionary)

  • अनुचित, अवैध, गैरकानूनी, नाजायज, ग़ैरकानूनी

illicit Origin

  • early 16th century: from French, or from Latin illicitus, from in- ‘not’ + licitus (see licit).

illicit in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Illicit liquor factory unearthed in UP.
  • UP: Minor hacks sister to death over illicit relationship.
  • The announcement comes after French prosecutors confirmed their suspicions that the illicit payment was made to a secret account.
  • During the last six years, the illicit segment has grown by 43 per cent and the tax-paid cigarette volume has declined by 11 per cent.
  • Gora had developed an illicit relationship with Rani.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of illicit

  • illicit = ill + city (doing ill to city -> illicit drugs)

illicit Pronunciation

Illicit Relationship exposed at Ramnagar in Karimnagar district | CVR English