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

immaculate

immaculate meaning in Hindi

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

immaculate

  • (adj) perfectly clean, neat, or tidy; “an immaculate white suit”
  • (adj) free from flaws or mistakes; perfect; “an immaculate safety record”
  • (in the Roman Catholic Church) free from sin.

immaculate (इमैक्यलिट / इमैक्यूलिट्स) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • निष्कलंक, बेदाग, शुद्ध, स्वच्छ, शुभ्र, त्रुटिहीन, निर्मल

immaculate Origin

  • late Middle English (in the sense ‘free from moral stain’): from Latin immaculatus, from in- ‘not’ + maculatus ‘stained’ (from macula ‘spot’).

immaculate in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • He maintains an immaculate length and has the skill to move the ball either way which should stand him in good stead even on Test surfaces.
  • Sandeep Sharma and Mohit Sharma have bowled immaculate yorkers.
  • Besides, both the actors connect well with the youth and have immaculate dance skills too.
  • Virat Kohli is known for his immaculate attitude towards cricket and the success that he has earned over the years with his dedication.
  • Immaculate tailoring and attention to detail derived from a menswear background remains the brand’s forte.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of immaculate

  • immaculate = I + Mac -> Apple products always immaculate

Immaculate Pronunciation

Salacious

salacious English Hindi meaning

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

Salacious

  • (adj) having or conveying undue or indecent interest in sexual matters; “salacious stories”

Salacious (सलेशस / सलैशस) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • अश्लील, कामुक, गंदा, ऐयाश, कामातुर, ज़िनाकार

Salacious Origin

  • mid 17th century: from Latin salax, salac- (from salire ‘to leap’) + -ious.

Salacious in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Salacious tales of spouses cheating on their better halves cram the history books.
  • The chapter wants to stay true to its genre (erotica) and in terms of salacious language and generous double entendres, it succeeds.
  • KFC is not known for its salacious advertising.
  • The five booksellers worked for a Hong Kong publishing house famous for salacious titles about high-ranking Chinese politicians.
  • There are many salacious stories that the Raj Bhavans generate in various state capitals.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of salacious

  • sala – sali ki salacious stories

Salacious Pronunciation

Quack

QUACK English Hindi meaning

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

Quack

  • (noun) a person who dishonestly claims to have special knowledge and skill in some field, typically medicine; “a quack doctor”
  • (noun) the harsh sound of a duck

Quack (क्वैक) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • मिथ्या चिकित्सक, बतख की बोली

Quack Origin

  • mid 17th century: abbreviation of earlier quacksalver, from Dutch, probably from obsolete quacken ‘prattle’ + salf, zalf

Quack in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Woman dies after being treated by quack.
  • Quack held for conducting surgeries.
  • Quack held for sale of unauthorized drugs.
  • Gangs of crooks mostly quacks in Chittoor district are earning in crores claiming to extract stones from kidneys of innocent and illiterate people.
  • Quack couple held in raid.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of quack

  • quack ~ hack. If you hack into a doctor profession (without studying medicine), u r a Quack

Quack Pronunciation