Perplex

If you like us, please share with your friends!

Perplex

  • (verb) make (someone) feel completely baffled. “she was perplexed by her husband’s moodiness”
  • (verb) complicate or confuse (a matter). “they were perplexing a subject plain in itself”

Perplex meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • उलझाना, घबराना, घबरा देना, व्याकुल करना, हैरान करना, हक्का-बक्का करना, हक्का-बक्का कर देना, कठिन बनाना, हैरानी में डालना, निरुत्तर करना, लाजवाब करना, ज़्यादा पेचीदा बनाना

Perplex origin

  • late 15th century (as the adjective perplexed ): from the obsolete adjective perplex ‘bewildered’, from Latin perplexus ‘entangled’, based on plexus ‘interwoven’, from the verb plectere .

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

  • New disclosure requirements perplex companies, For the past few months, a slew of filings made mandatory by the Government of India have kept companies and corporate professionals busy.
  • DJ Perplex fue ASESINADO en México ¿Quién era este músico …, En los años 90, DJ Perplex descubrrió el trance, mientras que en 1994 realiza su primer viaje a la India, donde se dio cuenta de que la música …
  • Where will MS Dhoni bat? One riddle which continues to perplex …, New Delhi: The Test series is over, winning 3-0 under the leadership of Virat Kohli, and that brings Mahendra Singh Dhoni in the focus as India …
  • A bizarre interstellar object called ‘Oumuamua continues to perplex …, A bizarre interstellar object called ‘Oumuamua continues to perplex astronomers a year after it vanished. Here’s why a few scientists still …
  • Unclear school transfer regulations perplex parents, “I would like to move two of my children to an Indian curriculum school from their British curriculum school. They are currently in KG 2, and I …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Perplex 

  • PERPLEX: PER+PLEX (Plex means PLasma EXchange). Now, that sounds complicated. Perplex means to cause to be puzzled.
  • perplex = complex (full of confusion)

Perplex pronunciation


Philanthropy

If you like us, please share with your friends!

Philanthropy

  • (noun) the desire to promote the welfare of others, expressed especially by the generous donation of money to good causes. “he acquired a considerable fortune and was noted for his philanthropy”
  • (noun) a philanthropic institution, a charity. “a philanthropy was incorporated to help oldsters obtain benefits like pension rights”

Philanthropy meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • उदार, परोपकारी, लोकहितैषी, लोकोपकारी, सर्वजन उपकारी, लोक-हितैषी, लोकानुरागी

Philanthropy origin

  • early 17th century: via late Latin from Greek philanthrōpia, from philanthrōpos ‘man-loving’ (see philanthrope).

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

  • Making of Azim Premji: The Philanthropist, India’s most generous citizen is no accidental philanthropist. Azim Premji isn’t the kind of man who gets up one day and stricken by conscience, …
  • Indian billionaires are failing to help the country’s poor – but it’s more …, There has been talk recently that Indian philanthropists are not doing enough to tackle inequality at home. The inference is that as wealth levels …
  • The New Wave Of Female Soccer Players As Philanthropists, “At Common Goal we believe in a model of collective philanthropy. … equality, such as a signature project on menstrual hygiene across India.
  • Proud moment for Zomato! Company jumps on philanthropy …, Zomato has acquired a not for profit organisation, Feeding India to help in food distribution to poor. Zomato will fund the entire salaries of the …
  • IT czar’s retirement casts spotlight on private philanthropy in India, He is often referred to as the czar of India’s IT industry but, at the end of next month, Mr Azim Premji’s reign will come to an end. The 73-year-old …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Philanthropy 

  • TROPHY – anna hazzare gained trophy for doing welfare (CHARITY) of ppl.
  • PHIL gave ANTs breadcrumbs. ANTs rewarded him with a TROPHY for his PHILANTHROPY.

Philanthropy pronunciation


Peter

If you like us, please share with your friends!

Peter 

  • (verb) decrease or fade gradually before coming to an end. “the storm had petered out”

Peter meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • क्षीण होना, फीका करना

Peter origin

  • early 19th century: of unknown origin.

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

  • ICC World Cup 2019: India equal unwanted world record with loss …, The Indian cricket team’s unbeaten run in the ICC World Cup 2019 … Title contenders India weren’t up to the task as their chase petered out on …
  • Know your candidate: DMK announces nominees for Rajya Sabha …, After the DMK’s rival and ruling party All India Anna Dravida … ensured I missed some of them!) but it petered out in an anti-climax,” he tweeted.
  • A World Cup lost and found, India had lost each of its three matches: England bowled out India for 63; New … On home turf, India’s campaign petered out with a whimper.
  • View: Doubts over India’s GDP numbers may continue for sometime, Until that is done, doubts about India’s GDP numbers will continue. … recovery post-demonetisation having petered out — the focus had, in any …
  • A ‘pride’ that roared on the streets of Kolkata yet again, By the time darkness descended, they had accomplished India’s first … emails even as planned participation from other cities petered out.

Peter pronunciation


Pilgrimage

If you like us, please share with your friends!

Pilgrimage 

  • (noun) a pilgrim’s journey. “he wanted to go on a pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela”
  • (noun) a journey to a place of particular interest or significance. “his passion was opera and he made annual pilgrimages to Bayreuth”
  • (noun) life viewed as a journey. “now is the thirty-first year of my dark pilgrimage on this earth”
  • (verb) go on a pilgrimage. “thousands pilgrimage there every year”

Pilgrimage meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • तीर्थ, तीर्थस्थान, यात्रा, तीर्थक्षेत्र, तीर्थयात्रा, तीर्थ यात्रा, तीर्थगमन, तीर्थयात्रा करना

Pilgrimage origin

  • Middle English: from Provençal pelegrinage, from pelegrin (see pilgrim).

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

  • India curbs on highway for Hindu pilgrimage anger Kashmir residents, SRINAGAR (Reuters) – Curbs on civilian traffic along a highway linking disputed Kashmir to the rest of India, imposed for a Hindu pilgrimage, …
  • Modern day ‘Shravan Kumar’ on pilgrimage across India, Nepal …, Tinsukia (Assam) [India], July 1 (ANI): Forty-year-old D Krishan Kumar who had embarked on an unusual pilgrim expedition with his mother …
  • Pakistan, India to discuss pilgrimage corridor July 14, Pakistan has conveyed to India the schedule for a meeting to finalize the modalities for opening of a key border crossing for the Sikh pilgrims, …
  • Haj pilgrimage: Supreme Court refuses to pass order on tour operators …, NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday refused to pass any order on a plea by the Federation of Haj Private Tour Operators of India …
  • Ahmedabad: ‘Hindu pilgrimage sites not sole beneficiaries’, AHMEDABAD: The Gujarat government denied the charge of discrimination against religions other than Hinduism in allocation of funds for …

Pilgrimage pronunciation


Precarious

If you like us, please share with your friends!

Precarious 

  • (adj) not securely held or in position; dangerously likely to fall or collapse. “a precarious ladder”
  • (adj) dependent on chance; uncertain. “he made a precarious living as a painter”

Precarious meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • अनिश्चित, अस्थिर, खतरनाक, बेठिकाना, संकटपूर्ण, संदिग्ध, जोखिम का, दुविधा में

Precarious origin

  • mid 17th century: from Latin precarius ‘obtained by entreaty’ (from prex, prec- ‘prayer’) + -ous.

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

  • Return of the Tanker Wars: US – Iran tensions could get precarious for …, Return of the Tanker Wars: US – Iran tensions could get precarious for New … The US has applied immense pressure on India to bring down oil …
  • Sree Iyer on the US-Iran escalation and its impact on India, A precarious economy might get a jolt if war erupts between the US and Iran and India has the most to lose, opines Sree Iyer. With deft diplomacy, India can play …
  • Libra Could Be Unbalanced by Indian Crypto Laws, Despite cryptocurrencies’ precarious standing within Indian law, the media outlet reports “Facebook has not filed any application with RBI …
  • Kapil’s masterpiece — a tipping point in India’s sporting history, Kapil Dev’s unbeaten 175 (138b, 16×4, 6×6), miraculous in its conception, resuscitated India from a precarious 17 for five in a World Cup match …
  • Left’s position gets more precarious, Between the Communist Party of India (Marxist) and the Communist Party of India, the Left is down to five seats in the Lok Sabha, its worst-ever …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Precarious 

  • PRE+CARE+IOUS -> We have to take CARE while doing something risky so that it does not go wrong…
  • Precarious-sounds ilke please carry Us..but thats very risky

Precarious pronunciation