Scathing

scathing meaning in HindiScathing

  • (adj) witheringly scornful; severely critical; “Kejriwal launched a scathing attack on the Prime Minister”

Scathing (स्केदिंग / स्कैदिंग) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • तीखाहानि पहुंचाने वालानुकसान पहुंचाने वाला

Scathing Origin

  • Middle English: from Old Norse skathi (noun), skatha (verb); related to Dutch and German schaden (verb).

Scathing in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Nick Smith dodges questions on scathing environment report.
  • Modi is doing ‘khoon ki dalaali’: Rahul’s scathing attack on PM.
  • Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal made a scathing attack on the BJP state government in Gujarat for utilizing force during the Patel agitation.
  • BJP at the national council launched a scathing attack on Pakistan following the Uri terror attack.
  • He’s a punk, he’s a dog, he’s a pig: Robert De Niro’s scathing attack on Donald Trump.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of scathing

  • scathing = scary + thing

Scathing Pronunciation

Scamper

scamper meaning in HindiScamper

  • (verb) (especially of a small animal or child) run with quick light steps, especially through fear or excitement;“he scampered in like an overgrown puppy”
  • (noun) an act of scampering;“he heard the squeak and scamper of rats”

Scamper (स्कैम्पर) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • तेज़ी से दौड़ जानाभाग जानारफूचक्कर हो जाना

Scamper Origin

  • late 17th century (in the sense ‘run away’): probably from scamp.

Scamper in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Kohli reached the mark while trying to steal a single and he had to scamper to the non-striker’s end but in the end he was comfortably in.
  • With none of the scamper, hurry ,bustle, dash and dart I was able to walk right up to my office desk unruffled and composed.
  • The batsmen scamper through for a single.
  • At this tender age when other children scamper around in their free time, this class 3 student takes on the role of a librarian.
  • A bunch of rats scamper down the Metro steps (‘racing’ to outdo the other) – except those two at the top of the stairs.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of scamper

  • scamper = scam + per … scam karke scamper

Scamper pronunciation

 

Sedulous

sedulous meaning in HindiSedulous

  • (adj) (of a person or action) showing dedication and diligence;“he watched himself with the most sedulous care”

Sedulous (सेजलस) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • परिश्रमीमेहनती

Sedulous Origin

  • mid 16th century: from Latin sedulus ‘zealous’ + -ous.

Sedulous in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • The students, who are sedulous, can make a great headway in academic activities for which emotional learning is an admirable path.
  • The work of Krishna District Collector Babu A, in the ongoing construction of the new capital is marked by a sedulous attention to detail.
  • We hope Aamir Khan finds the suitable girl to play his daughter in Dangal and all his sedulous efforts come to fruition.
  • Governments have been quite sedulous in trying to support and generally encourage the industry, in terms of offering subsidies.
  • He is remembered for his sedulous work in Den Amstel and in the villages of Guyana.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of sedulous

  • seducing a lady is no doubt a sedulous task

Sedulous Pronunciation

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