Superfluous

Superfluous

  • (adj) unnecessary, especially through being more than enough; “the purchaser should avoid asking for superfluous information”

Superfluous (सुपर्फ्लूअस / सूपर्फ्ल्वस) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • अतिरिक्त, अनावश्यक, निरर्थक, फ़ालतू, ज़रूरत से ज़्यादा, अति अधिक

Superfluous Origin

  • late Middle English: from Latin superfluus, from super- ‘over’ + fluere ‘to flow’.

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

  • The ‘superfluous‘ branches would be merged with the nearest SBI branch.
  • Had James Milner converted his penalty and Liverpool held off Southampton for all three points, all talk of style would be superfluous.
  • It is therefore superfluous to equate Hindutva with singing Vande Mataram, teaching yoga or doing surya namaskar.
  • A pod hotel tends to strip a hotel room of all the superfluous facilities and compresses it down to space for a single person’s use.
  • The Kolkata Knight Riders suffered a minor setback in their last game when they were blown away by David Warner’s superfluous 126.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of superfluous

  • super = over… fluous = flow… overflow

Superfluous 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  • (adj) outdated or obsolete through age or new developments; “superannuated computing equipment”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  • (verb) retire (someone) with a pension; “his pilot’s licence was withdrawn and he was superannuated”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

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