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

Misconstrue

misconstrue meaning in HindiMisconstrue

  • (verb) interpret (a person’s words or actions) wrongly; “his indifference can easily be misconstrued as arrogance”

Misconstrue (मिस्कन्स्ट्रू) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • गलत समझनाअशुद्ध अर्थ करनागलत अर्थ लगाना

Misconstrue Origin

  • 1350-1400; Middle English; mis-, construe

Misconstrue in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • However, unfortunately, a scarily large number of people misconstrue completely unrelated behaviour and traits as sexual consent.
  • Don’t misconstrue religion as communalism: Badal
  • Lot of things I say are misconstrued: Shah Rukh Khan.
  • Don’t misconstrue SC order: Sanjiv Bhatt to Modi.
  • They must not misconstrue individual mistakes as political issues and put pressure on the courts.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of misconstrue

  • miscontrue = missing the truepart

Misconstrue pronunciation

Nonchalant

nonchalant meaning in HindiNonchalant

  • (adj) (of a person or manner) feeling or appearing casually calm and relaxed; not displaying anxiety, interest, or enthusiasm;“she gave a nonchalant shrug”

Nonchalant (नान्शलान्ट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • बेपरवाहउदासीननिर्लज्ज

Nonchalant Origin

  • mid 18th century: from French, literally ‘not being concerned’, from the verb nonchaloir.

Nonchalant in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Nitish stays nonchalant. Chief minister Nitish Kumar today said he had more important things on his plate than pondering over “anyone’s” words.
  • Worrying percentage of students nonchalant about cyber security.
  • LeSean McCoy nonchalant about civil suit.
  • There is still a nonchalant attitude toward marijuana use by young persons at the high school level for sure.
  • The actress said her director’s nonchalant attitude was cultural.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of nonchalant

  • nonchalant = non + challenge (koi matlab hi nahi hai)

Nonchalant Pronunciation

Nexus

nexus meaning in HindiNexus

  • (noun) a connection or series of connections linking two or more things;“the nexus between industry and political power”
  • (noun) a central or focal point;“the nexus of any government in this country is No. 10”

Nexus (नेक्सस) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • बंधनसंपर्कसम्बन्धताल्लुक़मिलीभगतसांठ-गांठ

Nexus Origin

  • mid 17th century: from Latin, ‘a binding together’, from nex- ‘bound’, from the verb nectere

Nexus in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • ‘Achhe din’ will not arrive, even in Gujarat, until the nexusbetween the ruling class and the mafia is overthrown, said Medha Patka.
  • CJP warns of nexus between terrorists, political parties.
  • AAP alleges nexus between Sundar Pichai led Google and Modi.
  • Army Chief General Raheel Sharif on Tuesday night called for reforms to break the nexusbetween corruption and terrorism.
  • There is a nexus between unscrupulous builders, encroachers and officials,” said noted environmentalist K Purushotham Reddy.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of nexus

  • nexus = next to us… link

Nexus pronunciation

Nomad

nomad meaning in HindiNomad

  • (noun) a person who does not stay long in the same place; a wanderer;“Dolly was a nomad who had finally taken root in Hawaii”
  • (noun) a member of a people that travels from place to place to find fresh pasture for its animals and has no permanent home.

Nomad (नोमैड) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • आवाराबंजाराघुमक्कड़

Nomad Origin

  • late 16th century: from French nomade, via Latin from Greek nomas, nomad- ‘roaming in search of pasture’, from the base of nemein ‘to pasture’.

Nomad in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Work from anywhere: What it takes to be a digital nomad.
  • nomadlady breaks down on the dead body of one of the horses killed by army casper in the intervening night of 24 and 25 Sep.
  • My routine is similar to that of a nomad.
  • Airbnb host Mark recounts how a bizarre experience with his first guests turned him into a voyeur and professional nomad.
  • The current generation of digital nomadsprefer to work from anywhere—be it at a café or from the comforts of their own homes.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of nomad

  • ‘no’ you are ‘mad’ … keeps on roaming from city to city..

Nomad Pronunciation