Shroud

Shroud

  • (noun) a length of cloth or an enveloping garment in which a dead person is wrapped for burial. “he was buried in a linen shroud”
  • (noun) a thing that envelops or obscures something.; a shroud of mist
  • (noun) a set of ropes forming part of the standing rigging of a sailing boat and supporting the mast or topmast.
  • (verb) wrap or dress (a body) in a shroud for burial. “the body was washed and shrouded”
  • (verb) acover or envelop so as to conceal from view. “mountains shrouded by cloud”

Shroud meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • पैराशूट की रस्सी, शव-परिधान, शब लपेटने की चादर, आवरण, कफन, ढक्कन, परदा, कफ़न, नक़ाब, मुर्दा लपेटने की चादर, शव परिधान, जहाज के मस्तूल की रस्सी, कफ़न में लपेटना, कफ़न में लपेटना, कफ़नाना, छिपाना, ढकना, ढांकना, मुर्दे पर कपड़ा डालना.

Shroud origin

  • ate Old English scrūd ‘garment, clothing’, of Germanic origin, from a base meaning ‘cut’; related toshred. An early sense of the verb (Middle English) was ‘cover so as to protect’.

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

  • Blazers Recap: The Blazers Shroud the Suns, 127-120!!
  • Amira Nature Foods: Red Flags Shroud The Growth Profile
  • Thomas Mitchell: Do not shroud public pensions in secrecy
  • Trump Administration Makes Shameful Decision to Shroud Civilian …
  • Hester files bill to shroud execution process in more secrecy

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Shroud

  • Mist shrouded the castle

Shroud pronunciation

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