Linger

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Linger

  • (verb) stay in a place longer than necessary because of a reluctance to leave. “she lingered in the yard, enjoying the warm sunshine”
  • (verb) spend a long time over (something). “she lingered over her meal”
  • (verb) be slow to disappear or die. “the tradition seems to linger on”

Linger meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • धीमे से करना, टिका रहना,घसिटते रहना, ठहरा रहना, रुका रहना, ठहराना, जैसे-तैसे बिताना, ठहराना, देर तक ठहरना, विलंब करना, विलंबित करना

Linger origin

  • Middle English (in the sense ‘dwell, abide’): frequentative of obsolete leng ‘prolong’, of Germanic origin; related to German längen ‘make long(er)’, also to long1.

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

  • What Kashmir teaches about mutual mistrust, The truth is, many Indian Muslims did not identify with the freedom … of the India-Pakistan partition, the after effects of which continue to linger, …
  • Memories of 2009 attack still linger; 10 Lankan players opt out of Pak tour … India revoked the special status accorded to the region in August.
  • Southern Summer, Indian Charm, Summer in the South East lingers on like an old friend. Fall waits patiently to move in. Winter is a distant dream in books about Christmas, and …
  • How much more stress is left for Indian stock markets, In dollar terms, the MSCI India index has undershot the MSCI EM index since the start of … So the current weakness could linger for a long time.
  • NYC Cricket Team Grapples With Escalating Tension in Kashmir, Most of the players are immigrants from India or Pakistan, where cricket … Still, there are underlying differences that linger as an integral part of …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Linger

  • Linger— Ginger… the taste of ginger is still present in my tongue although its slowly leaving
  • sounds like lingerie(fashion show)where models walk for a long time on ramp ans they never want to leave it

Linger pronunciation


Dwindle

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Dwindle

  • (verb) diminish gradually in size, amount, or strength. “traffic has dwindled to a trickle”

Dwindle meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • क्षीण हो जाना, कम हो जाना, कम हो चलना, क्षीण होना, दुर्बल होना, भ्रष्ट हो चलना, महत्त्व खोना, सूखना

Dwindle origin

  • late 16th century: frequentative of Scots and dialect dwine ‘fade away’, from Old English dwīnan, of Germanic origin; related to Middle Dutch dwīnen and Old Norse dvína .

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

  • TV advertisements dwindle as brands tighten purse strings amid …, Prompted by the economic slowdown and low demand from consumers, India Inc has hit the pause button on advertising activities. The Pitch …
  • Butterfly populations dwindle in Pune region, Rampant urbanization in the Pune region has caused a drop in butterfly populations and shifts in their migratory patterns. Vilas Bardekar …
  • Optimism Dwindles as Indian Finance Minister Evasive on Crypto Ban …, The crypto industry in India is still in limbo this week while politicians acknowledge the proposed ban bill but remain evasive. The shift from …
  • Market tanks as stimulus hopes dwindle, Subramanian on Thursday said the Indian economy does not need a fiscal stimulus to tackle the ongoing economic slowdown. Speaking at the …
  • Numbers dwindle as HK airport protest continues, Hong Kong, Aug 10 The number of demonstrators have drastically dwindled as the mass sit-in at the Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA), …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Dwindle 

  • if a swindler swindles you then your savings dwindle.
  • sounds like wind+dull�u say wind is dull when it is reduced gradually

Dwindle pronunciation


Slump

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Slump

  • (verb) sit, lean, or fall heavily and limply. “she slumped against the cushions”
  • (verb) undergo a sudden severe or prolonged fall in price, value, or amount. “land prices slumped”
  • (verb) fail or decline substantially. “United slumped to another one–nil defeat”
  • (noun) a sudden severe or prolonged fall in the price, value, or amount of something. “a slump in profits”
  • (noun) a prolonged period of abnormally low economic activity, typically bringing widespread unemployment. “he had survived two world wars and a slump”
  • (noun) a period of substantial failure or decline. “Arsenal’s recent slump”

Slump meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • कीमतों में कमी आना, मंदी, गिर पड़ना, गिरावट, भारी गिरावट आना, अवपात, धप् से गिर जाना, अकस्मात पतन, अधिक संख्या, अनेकता, गिर पड़ना, ढेर लगाना, दलदला, फेंकना, मंदी, संमिलित करना, संयुक्त करना

Slump origin

  • late 17th century (in the sense ‘fall into a bog’): probably imitative and related to Norwegian slumpe ‘to fall’.

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

  • Indian developers slump on bankruptcy and tax woes; HDIL, Oberoi …, The share slump highlights India’s intensifying demand slowdown. A series of economic shocks in the past three years, from the unexpected …
  • Top India Developer Slumps on Report of Supreme Court Probe, (Bloomberg) — Shares of DLF Ltd. plunged the most in almost three years after a newspaper reported that India’s top court is looking into …
  • Auto slump to hit investors, Indian economy; Here’s what government …, A vibrant auto sector is key to India’s economic growth. The current prolonged slump amidst the weakening demand has brought the industry to …
  • Gold prices today edge lower but silver rates slump, Tracking gold, silver prices also softened in Indian markets with September silver contracts on MCX slumping 1.2% to ₹43,302 per kg. Globally …
  • Amidst an economic slump, IKEA and Miniso have missed their India …, Two international retail brands that debuted in India with much fanfare over the past couple of years have missed their growth targets in the …

Slump pronunciation


Incur

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Incur

  • (verb) become subject to (something unwelcome or unpleasant) as a result of one’s own behaviour or actions. “I will pay any expenses incurred”

Incur meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • नुक्सान उठाना, अपने ऊपर लेना

Incur origin

  • late Middle English: from Latin incurrere, from in- ‘towards’ + currere ‘run’.

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

  • Reckless Kashmir move to have consequences that India can’t control …, Warning India that “a nationalist India has no future” in an editorial titled ‘Unilateral move will incur risks for India’, Global Times said: “New …
  • Dr God and English lessons: The prescription most of India needs, Small towns and semi-rural areas in India are witnessing a private … 85.6 per cent Indians incur personal medical expenditure, plunging nearly …
  • Unilateral move will incur risks for India, India’s External Affairs Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar started to visit China on Sunday. The visit was planned before. But recently India …
  • Coffee growers incur huge loss this year also in Kodagu due to Floods, Madikeri, Karnataka, Aug 18(UNI) The Natural calamity for second successive year has caused huge loss to the Coffee growers in Kodagu …
  • Flat maintenance charges of over ₹7,500 to incur 18% GST … for residents,” said Abhishek Jain, tax partner at consulting firm EY India.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Incur 

  • incur…..MR AMBANI incurred Rs 10000k loss during the stock market crash…..:)
  • Incur-> To occur(or bring) on self.

Incur pronunciation