Moribund

Moribund

  • (adj) (of a person) at the point of death; “on examination she was moribund and dehydrated”
  • (adj) (of a thing) in terminal decline; lacking vitality or vigour; “the moribund commercial property market”

Moribund (मारीबन्ड / मॉरबन्ड) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • मरणासना, मरणासन्न, मृतप्राय, म्रियमाण, मरनेवाला, अन्त के करीब, मरता हुआ

Moribund Origin

  • early 18th century: from Latin moribundus, from mori ‘to die’.

Moribund in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment,Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah has blamed the moribund state of the textile industry on lack of cotton.
  • The Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) is no more the moribund institution it once was.
  • Bengali Cinema is Moribund and Smug in its Comfort Zone.
  • Worryingly, for the Indian Railways, returns from freight, its backbone, have been moribund.
  • Add to this, the police too are rooted in the same moribund mindset.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of moribund

  • Mori (girl) is aankhen bund ho gayi hai… About to die..

Moribund pronunciation

Myriad

Myriad

  • (noun) a countless or extremely great number of people or things; “myriads of insects danced around the light above my head”
  • (noun) (chiefly in classical history) a unit of ten thousand; “the army was organized on a decimal system, up to divisions of 10,000 or myriads”
  • (adj) countless or extremely great in number; “the myriad lights of the city”
  • (adj) having countless or very many elements or aspects; “the myriad political scene”

Myriad (मिरीअड) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • दस हज़र, हज़ारों, अनगिनत संख्या, असंख्य, बेशुमार, लाखों, हजारों

Myriad Origin

  • mid 16th century (in sense 2 of the noun): via late Latin from Greek murias, muriad-, from murioi ‘10,000’.

Myriad in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Donald Trump Enters the White House Facing a Myriad Crises.
  • Explaining that myriad measures were taken to help the transition easier for the citizens of the country, he said,
  • Satisfying myriad sections is tough in politics.
  • Myriad events to showcase multiple skills and an opportunity to socialise and revel in friendly competition.
  • we aim to address the myriad healthcare challenges associated with poor public health infrastructure.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of myriad

  • Myriad = My + Raid,,,,  Myriad money ke karan mere yahan raid pad gayi

Myriad Pronunciation

Ek Myriad mein meri behna hai.. Song

Relinquish

relinquish meaning in HindiRelinquish

  • (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

Relinquish Origin

  • 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

Relinquish Pronunciation

Brusque

brusque meaning in HindiBrusque

  • (adj) abrupt or offhand in speech or manner; “she could be brusque and impatient”

Brusque (ब्रस्क) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • अशिष्ट, बेअदब, रूखा

Brusque Origin

  • mid 17th century: from French, ‘lively, fierce’, from Italian brusco ‘sour’.

Brusque in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Donald Trump is brusque, aggressive, narcissistic and most likely, brutally honest.
  • Known for his hard-line law-and-order views and brusque manner, he would set a very different tone than previous holders of the job.
  • Trump has come across as brusque, almost bordering on being boorish, with no respect for the woman.
  • While such sudden and brusque changes are the norm in corporate America which did not even spare its CEO Steve Jobs in 1985.
  • Brusque & ruthless, Jagmohan Dalmiya lifted the game.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of brusque

  • brush kyun??? I dont want to brush and kiss you!

Brusque pronunciation

Consternation

consternation meaning in HindiConsternation

  • (noun) a feeling of anxiety or dismay, typically at something unexpected; “to her consternation her car wouldn’t start”

Consternation (कान्स्टर्नेशन / कान्स्टर्नैशन) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • घबराहटव्याकुलतासनसनी

Consternation Origin

  • early 17th century: from Latin consternatio(n- ), from the verb consternare ‘lay prostrate, terrify.

Consternation in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Consternation over Bhopal encounter.
  • Trump’s campaign rhetoric caused consternation in many world capitals, including Tokyo.
  • Trump caused consternation in December 2015 by mooting a ban on all Muslims travelling to the United States.
  • There seems to be consternation within the Congress on the proposed Grand Alliance in Uttar Pradesh on the lines of Bihar.
  • School Burnings Cause Consternation in Indian Kashmir.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of consternation

  • conster (~monster) + nation, monster in your nation will cause consternation

Consternation Pronunciation