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

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

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

Affirm

Affirmed English Hindi meaning

Affirm Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary

Affirm

  • (verb) state emphatically or publicly; “he affirmed that they would lend military assistance”
  • (verb) declare one’s support for; uphold; defend; “the charter affirmed the right of national minorities to use their own language”
  • (law) accept or confirm the validity of (a judgement or agreement); ratify;”the Court of Appeal affirmed a decision of the High Court”
  • (law) make a formal declaration rather than taking an oath; “he refused to take the oath but chose simply to affirm on being admitted to the Privy Council”
  • (verb) offer (someone) emotional support or encouragement; “there are five common ways parents fail to affirm their children”

Affirm (अफर्म) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • मान लेना, स्वीकार करना, पुष्टि करना, प्रतिज्ञान करना, अनुमोदन करना, दावे से कहना

Affirm Origin

  • Middle English (in the sense ‘make firm’): via Old French from Latin affirmare, from ad- ‘to’ + firmus ‘strong’.

Affirm in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • In fact, every industry statesman will affirm that leadership centred around values is inevitable for the building of a legacy.
  • As a litterateur, I affirm that the current so-called “intolerance” by regional and nation media is of no help.
  • YSR Congress MLAs affirm faith in Jagan’s leadership.
  • The violent battle on 22 March in Hyderabad University seems part of an ongoing coordinated action to affirm dominance and power.
  • Ask firmly, negotiate smartly, affirm gently, and settle happily!

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of affirm

  • Affirm = A + ‘firm’ statement

Affirm pronunciation

You Must Affirm What You Want! (Law Of Attraction)

Acquaint

ACQUAINT English Hindi meaning

Acquaint Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary

Acquaint

  • (verb) make someone aware of or familiar with; “new staff should be acquainted with fire exit routes”
  • (verb) know someone slightly; “I am not personally acquainted with him”

Acquaint (अक्वेन्ट / अक्वैन्ट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • परिचित करना, अवगत करना, परिचय देना

Acquaint Origin

  • Middle English: from Old French acointier ‘make known’, from late Latin accognitare, from Latin accognoscere, from ad- ‘to’ + cognoscere ‘come to know’.

Acquaint in a sentence (word usage in newspaper)

  • Indian stories, not just to acquaint them with what is essentially theirs but also because there is a treasure of tales that this civilisation offers.
  • The director specially arrived here to acquaint himself with the prevailing state of affairs on the campus so as to sort them all.
  • It took a lot of convincing from his guru in Malaysia for Sen to arrive in Chennai during Margazhi season to acquaint himself with Carnatic music.
  • So we wonder if he has got time to properly acquaint himself with the JNU culture.
  • The toll plaza operators must also ensure that the staff is given a minimum training of seven days to acquaint them with the dos and don’ts.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of acquaint

  • acquaint = acqua = aqua guard, imagine Hema malini coming to your house to acquaint you with do’s and don’ts of using aquagaurd 🙂

Acquaint pronunciation

Jehovah’s Witnesses began a new initiative to acquaint people in Manhattan