Maiden

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Maiden

  • (noun) an unmarried girl or young woman. “two knights fought to win the hand of a fair maiden”
  • (noun) an over in which no runs are scored.
  • (adj) (of an older woman) unmarried. “a maiden aunt”
  • (adj) (of a female animal) not having mated. “the top-priced maiden heifer”
  • (adj) being or involving the first attempt or act of its kind. “the Titanic’s maiden voyage”
  • (adj) denoting a horse that has never won a race, or a race intended for such horses. “the Beckhampton Maiden Stakes”
  • (adj) (of a tree or other fruiting plant) in its first year of growth.

Maiden meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • प्रथम, कुंवारी, कुमारीई, अविवाहिता, मेडन बिना रन दिये, मेडन्, युवती

Maiden origin

  • Old English mægden, from a Germanic diminutive meaning ‘maid, virgin’; related to German Mädchen, diminutive of Magd ‘maid’, from an Indo-European root shared by Old Irish mug ‘boy, servant’.

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

  • UNIQLO turns to ethnic wear for India launch, Interestingly, UNIQLO’s India collaboration stands apart as not all … Ltd announced a three-store line-up for India starting with its maiden store …
  • India vs West Indies: Ishant Sharma hits maiden fifty in 92nd Test, Ishant Sharma scored his maiden Test and second first class fifty to help India post a strong total on Day 2 of the second and final Test against …
  • Governors of Five US States to Visit India Over Next Two Months to …, The unprecedented move of five American governors visiting India in quick … on his maiden trip to India with a high-powered trade delegation.
  • Avesh Khan hits maiden fifty, denies India Green lead, Avesh Khan hogged the limelight with his maiden first class half-century in an incredible rearguard action as India Red and India Green set up …
  • Bumrah’s hat-trick, Vihari’s maiden ton take India to commanding …, Jasprit Bumrah became only the third Indian to scalp a hat-trick in five-day cricket after Hanuma Vihari scored a maiden ton to take the visitors …

Maiden pronunciation


Fray

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Fray

  • (verb) (of a fabric, rope, or cord) unravel or become worn at the edge, typically through constant rubbing. “cheap fabric soon frays”
  • (verb) (of a person’s nerves or temper) show the effects of strain. “as the temperature rose, tempers frayed”
  • (verb) (of a male deer) rub (a bush or small tree) with the head in order to remove the velvet from newly formed antlers, or to mark territory during the rut. “bucks mark their territory by fraying small trees”
  • (noun) a situation of intense competitive activity. “ten companies intend to bid for the contract, with three more expected to enter the fray”
  • (noun) a battle or fight. “he charged into the thick of the fray and went down fighting”

Fray meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • दंगा , प्रतिस्पर्धा, लड़ाई, लड़ाई, कलह, झगड़ा, डराना, चिढ़ना, झगड़ कर तय करना, घिस जाना, उधेड़ना

Fray origin

  • late Middle English: from Old French freiier, from Latin fricare ‘to rub’.
  • late Middle English: from archaic fray ‘to quarrel’, from affray ‘startle’, from Anglo-Norman French afrayer (see affray).

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

  • India bests China in election to UN body, They made a statement of sorts Tuesday when India’s Jagjit Pavadia was … The election was tough with 15 candidates in the fray for five seats.
  • Lok Sabha elections, India Today’s Data Intelligence Unit (DIU) has found … There are four men and four women in the fray, making women …
  • India is scheduled to get two very large crude carriers with 4 million … Adding to the fray is India’s impressive export segment of petroleum
  • India’s Ganemat Sekhon today returned the joint third-best score in the … Two other Indians in the fray — Maheshwari Chauhan with 66 and …
  • Chandigarh: In Haryana, 223 candidates have been left in fray for election to 10 Lok Sabha seats after withdrawal of nomination by ten …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Fray

  • wen v fry somthin it makes lot of noise.
  • we only pray to God only when we are in the fray

Fray pronunciation