Oaf

oaf meaning in hindi

Oaf

  • (noun) a man who is rough or clumsy and unintelligent; “they are just big, clumsy oafs”

Oaf (ओफ) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • उल्लू, गंवार, मूर्ख, जारज संतान, बेवकूफ़ आदमी, गोबर-गणेश

Oaf origin

  • early 17th century: variant of obsolete auf, from Old Norse álfr ‘elf’. The original meaning was ‘elf’s child, changeling’, later ‘idiot child’ and ‘halfwit’, generalized in the current sense.

Oaf in a sentence

  • Since the oaf never performed very well in school, he became lazy by living for years in his parent’s basement never being able to gain employment.
  • With the oaf’s foolish answer in class, everyone rolled their eyes and ignored any future answers he would say
  • While attempting to rob the bank, the oaf accidentally wrote his name on the slip he gave the bank teller demanding money.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of reverberate

  • Loafer mein chhupa hai oaf

Oaf pronunciation

Superannuated

Superannuated

  • (adj) outdated or obsolete through age or new developments; “superannuated computing equipment”
  • (adj) (of a post or employee) belonging to a superannuation scheme; “she is not superannuated and has no paid holiday”
  • (verb) retire (someone) with a pension; “his pilot’s licence was withdrawn and he was superannuated”

Superannuated (सूपरैन्यूएट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • पुराना हो जाना, सेवा निवृत्त हो जाना

Superannuated Origin

  • mid 17th century: back-formation from superannuated, from medieval Latin superannuatus, from Latin super- ‘over’ + annus ‘year’.

Superannuated in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper editorial)

  • Life’s too short to read superannuated Marxists.
  • The Indian fleet has less than 30 superannuated medium-size anti-sub helicopters, the first of which was bought in 1971.
  • Joshi, who will superannuate in June, is one of the five high profile.
  • When I retired, I went from SVP to superannuated in the space of an hour.
  • Both the MDs have a tenure of nearly two years and will be superannuated in 2019.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of superannuated

  • super + annum = super purana… saalo saal purana

Superannuated pronunciation

Sunder

Sunder

  • (verb) split apart; “a universe sundered ages ago in a divine war”

Sunder (सन्डर) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • तोड़ना, पृथक करना, अलग करना, टुकड़े में करना

Sunder Origin

  • late Old English sundrian ; related to German sondern.

Sunder in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper editorial)

  • The gangsters sunder themselves from the group.
  • It is very difficult to sunder iron from the mixture of iron and sulphur.
  • He hated her and was forever sundered from her.
  • Then, I tell you, we saw horses and men sunder their loves.
  • They clasped and sundered, did the coupler’s will.

Mnemonic trick to sunder the meaning of sunder

  • sunder ladki se alag (sunder)  hona mushkil hai

Sunder Pronunciation

Sumptuous

Sumptuous

  • (adj) splendid and expensive-looking; “the banquet was a sumptuous, luxurious meal”

Sumptuous (सम्प्चूअस / सम्प्च्वस / सम्प्चूअस) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • आलीशान, बहुमूल्य, महंगा, वैभवशाली, शानदार, ठाठ का

Sumptuous Origin

  • late Middle English (in the sense ‘made or produced at great cost’): from Old French somptueux, from Latin sumptuosus, from sumptus ‘expenditure’

Sumptuous in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu Newspaper editorial)

  • Angelina Jolie divorced, she buys a sumptuous house!
  • Tempt your taste buds with sumptuous Easter menu at Yauatcha.
  • Pair the perfect wine with a sumptuous Easter dinner.
  • Special prayers, sumptuous meal mark Navroz celebration in Thane.
  • Our teeth are the ones who bear the brunt of our sumptuous lifestyle.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Sumptuous

  • Sumptuous meal

Sumptuous Pronunciation

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