Sublimate

Sublimate

  • (verb) (in psychoanalytic theory) divert or modify (an instinctual impulse) into a culturally higher or socially more acceptable activity; “people who sublimate sexuality into activities which help to build up and preserve civilization”
  • (verb) transform (something) into a purer or idealized form; “attractive rhythms are sublimated into a much larger context”
  • (noun) the product of vaporization of a solid.

Sublimate meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • परिशोधन करना

Sublimate Origin

  • late Middle English (in the sense ‘raise to a higher status’): from Latin sublimat- ‘raised up’, from the verb sublimare .

Sublimate in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu Newspaper)

  • They’re taught to sublimate self and think about the team instead of themselves.
  • Sublimate the ego.
  • That is, they sublimate their sexual energies toward another purpose than sexual intercourse and procreation.
  • The heat seeped into the interior through the cracks, causing the ice to sublimate and widen the fractures.
  • Sport can sublimate many emotions.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of sublimate

  • lime juice refines us…

Sublimate Pronunciation

Subjugate

Subjugate

  • (verb) bring under domination or control, especially by conquest; “the invaders had soon subjugated most of the population”
  • (verb) make someone or something subordinate to; “the new ruler firmly subjugated the Church to the state”

Subjugate meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Meaning)

  • जीतना, कुचल देना, पराजित करना, वशीभूत करना, वश में करना, अधीन करना, दास बनाना, वश करना

Subjugate Origin

  • late Middle English: from late Latin subjugat- ‘brought under a yoke’, from the verb subjugare, based on jugum ‘yoke’.

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

  • Saudis use bullying as a tactic to subjugate others.
  • Most of the effort of humanity to date has been for one army to conquer and subjugate another.
  • I’ve also witnessed the brutal way we use words to subjugate and spiritually crush black women.
  • You can not subjugate us, you can not control our lives, you can never win.
  • Senior Trump Adviser Thinks Muslims ‘By And Large’ Want To ‘Subjugate‘ Non-Muslims.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of subjugate

  • sub log jhuk jao mere gate ke aage

Subjugate Pronunciation

Sit on the fence

sit on the fence meaning

‘Sit on the fence’ Idiom Meme – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary

Sit on the fence

  • (idiom) avoid making a decision or choice

Sit on the fence Origin

  • During the American revolutionary war, a prominent person from New Jersey, Judge Imlay, could not decide which side to support – the Revolutionaries or the Loyalists. When asked for an opinion, it was stated that until Judge Imlay knew which was the strongest group, he would stay on the fence

Sit on the fence in a sentence (idiom usage in newspaper)

  • I have been sitting on the fence a long time, perfectly positioned between staying with her and leaving. How do get off the fence and decide?
  • A lot of people really don’t like others being opinionated, they would rather you sit on the fence instead of having a strong opinion.
  • Given the painful way we achieved Independence, it is shameful to sit on the fence.
  • I’m not saying one should sit on the fence, or reserve any point of view.

Onus

onus English Hindi meaning

Onus Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary

Onus [oh-nuh s]

  • (noun) a difficult or disagreeable obligation, task, burden, etc.

Onus (ओनस) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • दायित्व, कर्तव्य, बोझ

Onus Origin

  • mid 17th century: from Latin, literally ‘load or burden’.

Onus in a sentence (word usage in newspaper)

  • Spectrum adequate, call drops onus lies with telcos.
  • Onus on government, AIFF to lift Indian football.
  • Onus lies on Kathmandu to ease crisis.
  • First Onus on Food Recall Lies with Business Operator.
  • The onus is not on the school. It is on us as parents.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning on Onus

  • On + Us… tumhara burden mere upar hai

Onus Pronunciation

English lesson 101 – Onus. Vocabulary & Grammar lessons

It takes two to tango

It takes two to tango meaning

It takes two to tango – Idiom Vocab Meme Dictionary 

It takes two to tango (idiom)

  • if two people were involved in a bad situation, both must be responsible

Origin

  • The tango is a popular dance in which two partners move in relation to each other. Tango is always danced in couples, and both parts are essential. This common expression can be used to suggest that the active cooperation of two parties is required in some enterprise in order to succeed or accomplish the objectives.Disputes and discussions also need the participation of two parties. Thus, in situations in which both partners don’t agree upon something, we can also say “it takes two to tango”.

‘It takes two to tango’ sentences from newspaper

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