Retinue

Retinue meaning in HindiRetinue

  • (noun) a group of advisers, assistants, or others accompanying an important person; “the rock star’s retinue of security guards and personal cooks”

Retinue (रेटनू) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • नौकर-चाकर, परिजन, परिकर

Retinue Origin

  • late Middle English: from Old French retenue, feminine past participle (used as a noun) of retenir ‘keep back, retain’.

Retinue in a sentence (word usage in Hindu editorial newspaper)

  • Acknowledging the presence of the war veterans Mr. Siddaramaiah and his retinue of Ministers, MLAs and councillors had insulted them.
  • Ironically on Monday, chief minister Siddaramaiah along with a huge retinue watched the Telugu film ‘Baahubali 2’ in a multiplex in Bengaluru.
  • But what’s truly worrying is that a retinue of prominent characters playing a significant role in India’s public life.
  • This is a welcome one-up advantage that the Indian foreign services retinue will do well to capitalise on.
  • When celebrity writer Guy de Maupassant and a Russian empress joined the retinue of visitors to Cannes, the place gained a reputation.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of retinue

  • tum sab meri RETINA (of the eye ) ke aagey rehne chahiye 24*7 – u r my attnedants

Retinue Pronunciation

Superfluous

Superfluous

  • (adj) unnecessary, especially through being more than enough; “the purchaser should avoid asking for superfluous information”

Superfluous (सुपर्फ्लूअस / सूपर्फ्ल्वस) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • अतिरिक्त, अनावश्यक, निरर्थक, फ़ालतू, ज़रूरत से ज़्यादा, अति अधिक

Superfluous Origin

  • late Middle English: from Latin superfluus, from super- ‘over’ + fluere ‘to flow’.

Superfluous in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper editorial)

  • The ‘superfluous‘ branches would be merged with the nearest SBI branch.
  • Had James Milner converted his penalty and Liverpool held off Southampton for all three points, all talk of style would be superfluous.
  • It is therefore superfluous to equate Hindutva with singing Vande Mataram, teaching yoga or doing surya namaskar.
  • A pod hotel tends to strip a hotel room of all the superfluous facilities and compresses it down to space for a single person’s use.
  • The Kolkata Knight Riders suffered a minor setback in their last game when they were blown away by David Warner’s superfluous 126.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of superfluous

  • super = over… fluous = flow… overflow

Superfluous Pronunciation

Sumptuous

Sumptuous

  • (adj) splendid and expensive-looking; “the banquet was a sumptuous, luxurious meal”

Sumptuous (सम्प्चूअस / सम्प्च्वस / सम्प्चूअस) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • आलीशान, बहुमूल्य, महंगा, वैभवशाली, शानदार, ठाठ का

Sumptuous Origin

  • late Middle English (in the sense ‘made or produced at great cost’): from Old French somptueux, from Latin sumptuosus, from sumptus ‘expenditure’

Sumptuous in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu Newspaper editorial)

  • Angelina Jolie divorced, she buys a sumptuous house!
  • Tempt your taste buds with sumptuous Easter menu at Yauatcha.
  • Pair the perfect wine with a sumptuous Easter dinner.
  • Special prayers, sumptuous meal mark Navroz celebration in Thane.
  • Our teeth are the ones who bear the brunt of our sumptuous lifestyle.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Sumptuous

  • Sumptuous meal

Sumptuous Pronunciation

Subversion

Subversion

  • (noun) the undermining of the power and authority of an established system or institution; “the ruthless subversion of democracy”

Subversion (सब्वर्श़न) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • उलटाव, क्षय, नाश, विध्वंस, विनाश, समाप्ति

Subversion Origin

  • from Late Latin subversiō destruction, from Latin subvertere to subvert

Subversion in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper editorial)

  • Famous eatery suffers setback, ‘Swacchta’ Or ‘Subversion‘ by Yogi?
  • President cautions against acts of disloyalty and subversion.
  • CAG finds systemic subversion of rules in Vyapam appointments.
  • That was a diplomatic win for the country, showcasing the subversion caused by the neighboring country.
  • Alliance of subversion on university campuses, says Arun Jaitley.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of subversion

  • bhaut ho gya, ab mera ye wala (destruction waala) version dekho.

Subversion Pronunciation

Subjugate

Subjugate

  • (verb) bring under domination or control, especially by conquest; “the invaders had soon subjugated most of the population”
  • (verb) make someone or something subordinate to; “the new ruler firmly subjugated the Church to the state”

Subjugate meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Meaning)

  • जीतना, कुचल देना, पराजित करना, वशीभूत करना, वश में करना, अधीन करना, दास बनाना, वश करना

Subjugate Origin

  • late Middle English: from late Latin subjugat- ‘brought under a yoke’, from the verb subjugare, based on jugum ‘yoke’.

Subjugate in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)

  • Saudis use bullying as a tactic to subjugate others.
  • Most of the effort of humanity to date has been for one army to conquer and subjugate another.
  • I’ve also witnessed the brutal way we use words to subjugate and spiritually crush black women.
  • You can not subjugate us, you can not control our lives, you can never win.
  • Senior Trump Adviser Thinks Muslims ‘By And Large’ Want To ‘Subjugate‘ Non-Muslims.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of subjugate

  • sub log jhuk jao mere gate ke aage

Subjugate Pronunciation