Philanthropy

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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


Scrutiny

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Scrutiny

  • (noun) critical observation or examination. “every aspect of local government was placed under scrutiny”

Scrutiny meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • अनुसंधान, अनुसन्धान, खोज, छानबीन, जांच, तलाश, तहकीकात, परीक्षा, संवीक्षा, समीक्षा, सूक्ष्म परीक्षण, छान-बीन, मतपत्रों की जाँच

Scrutiny origin

  • late Middle English: from Latin scrutinium, from scrutari ‘to search’ (originally ‘sort rubbish’, from scruta‘rubbish’). Early use referred to the taking of individual votes in an election procedure.

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

  • CAG finds IT scrutiny of film stars ‘subjective & arbitrary’, In scrutiny of 384 cases, the audit found that the assessing officers did not comply with the provisions of the I-T Act with respect to allowances of …
  • Good news for young startups as India eases scrutiny on angel …, The Narendra Modi government has partially addressed a long-standing challenge that India’s booming startup industry has been facing for …
  • Union Budget 2019: angel tax scrutiny for startups and investors …, The tax was first introduced in 2012 to curb money-laundering through the sale of shares of private unlisted companies at bloated prices.
  • Audit firms brace for talent exodus as tight scrutiny, indictment fear …, The government wants to ban Deloitte Haskins and Sells Tohmatsu India and BSR & Co, a KPMG affiliate, for their role in not discovering the …
  • Extreme US scrutiny of H-1B aspirants continues, MUMBAI: Data released recently by the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), for the first six months of US fiscal 2019 …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Scrutiny 

  • Imagine “Scrutiny” as “to insert a screw in the wall requires minute concentration”
  • [screw+tiny]= if u want to buy a tiny screw, u must examine it first[EXAMINATION]

Scrutiny pronunciation


Forge

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Forge

  • (verb) make or shape (a metal object) by heating it in a fire or furnace and hammering it. “he forged a great suit of black armour”
  • (verb) create (something) strong, enduring, or successful. “the two women forged a close bond”
  • (verb) produce a fraudulent copy or imitation of (a document, signature, banknote, or work of art). “the signature on the cheque was forged”
  • (noun) a blacksmith’s workshop, a smithy
  • (noun) a furnace for melting or refining metal.
  • (noun) a workshop or factory containing a furnace for melting metal.
  • (verb) move forward gradually or steadily. “he forged through the crowded streets”

Forge meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • भट्टी, भट्ठी, लोहारखाना, मिस्त्रीखाना, वह स्थान जहां पर कुछ बनाया जाये, लोहार की दुकान, नकली बनाना, लुहारखाना, गढ़ना, गढ़ना, ढालना, बनाना, आगे बढ़ना, बना देना, विकसित करना, धोखा देने के लिये किसी वस्तु की नकल करना, बना लेना, नकली बनाना, मन से गढ़ लेना, जाली नक़ल करना

Forge origin

  • Middle English (also in the general sense ‘make, construct’): from Old French forger, from Latin fabricare ‘fabricate’, from fabrica ‘manufactured object, workshop’. The noun is via Old French from Latin fabrica.
  • mid 18th century: perhaps an aberrant pronunciation of force1.

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

  • View: India has to forge partnerships in developing 5G technology …, India is at the crossroads on the 5G question, spoilt for choice at one level, and, yet, not fully equipped — both technologically and …
  • How the British forged the first Indian cricket team, Cricket, it has famously been said, is an Indian game accidentally invented by the English. By a curious historical irony, a sport that was the …
  • Stocks in the news: Bharat Forge, SBI, Mindtree, Atul, KPR Mill, Zodiac …, Here are the stocks that are in news today: State Bank of India: Bank to introduce repo rate-linked home loans from July 1. HDFC Bank: Bank …
  • Rohit & Rahul Forge India’s Highest Opening WC Stand vs Pakistan, It wasn’t the opening partnership India started the World Cup with but Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul have created a record with their massive …
  • Shivpal Singh Yadav’s party may forge alliance with Samajwadi Party …, Firozabad: Shivpal Singh Yadav’s Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party (PSP) is likely to forge an alliance with Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Forge 

  • forgery of sign

Forge pronunciation


Reprieve

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Reprieve

  • (verb) cancel or postpone the punishment of (someone, especially someone condemned to death). “under the new regime, prisoners under sentence of death were reprieved”
  • (verb) abandon or postpone plans to close or abolish (something). “the threatened pits could be reprieved”
  • (noun) a cancellation or postponement of a punishment. “he accepted the death sentence and refused to appeal for a reprieve”
  • (noun) a cancellation or postponement of an undesirable event. “a mother who faced eviction has been given a reprieve”

Reprieve meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • दण्डविराम, अवकाश, घटाव, विराम, दण्ड या प्राणदंड की थोड़े समय के लिये रोक, प्राणदंड की थोड़े समय के लिये रोक, प्राणदण्ड स्थगित, अस्थायी रूप से हटाना, अवकाश देना, फांसी स्थगित करना, दण्डविराम करना, प्राणदंड की थोड़े समय के लिये रोक रखना, प्राणदण्ड स्थगित, अस्थायी रूप से हटाना

Reprieve origin

  • late 15th century (as the past participle repryed ): from Anglo-Norman French repris, past participle of reprendre, from Latin re- ‘back’ + prehendere ‘seize’. The insertion of -v- (16th century) remains unexplained. Sense development has undergone a reversal, from the early meaning ‘send back to prison’, via ‘postpone a legal process’, to the current sense ‘rescue from impending punishment’.

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

  • Huawei reprieve is good and bad news for Asian tech stocks, The sector that just won the biggest reprieve is tech stocks. President Donald Trumps decision to allow U.S. corporations to resume sales to …
  • Sri Lanka: Death row prisoners win a temporary reprieve, The temporary reprieve given to these death row prisoners should become permanent and their death sentences should be commuted …
  • Tariff truce likely to give markets a reprieve, but just a temporary one, “Markets are likely to breathe a collective sigh of relief given the highly anticipated outcome of the meeting. However, the reprieve may be short …
  • From Water to Traffic – No Reprieve For Shimla, Last year it was a water crisis, this year it is the traffic chaos and accidents. Post the bus accident in Khalini area of Shimla on July 1 which …
  • Reprieve for Vijay Mallya as UK court allows extradition appeal, Controversial businessman Vijay Mallya was handed a lifeline by the England and Wales high court on Tuesday when it permitted him to …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Reprieve 

  • sounds like relieve and means the same
  • reprieve rhymes with deprive, when you are deprived of energy you will take a break

Reprieve pronunciation


Auspicious

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Auspicious

  • (adj) conducive to success; favourable. “it was not the most auspicious moment to hold an election”
  • (adj) giving or being a sign of future success. “they said it was an auspicious moon-it was rising”
  • (adj) characterized by success; prosperous. “he was respectful to his auspicious customers”

Auspicious meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • मुबारक, अच्छा, अनुकूल, धन्य, मंगल, मांगलिक, शुभ, सम्पन्न, मंगलसूचक

Auspicious origin

  • late 16th century: from auspice ous.

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

  • Crocodile enters Gujarat temple, villagers call it auspicious, offer …, A crocodile that strayed into a Khodiyar Mata temple in Gujarat’s Mahisagar district was on Sunday rescued even as villagers delayed the forest …
  • Drones, snipers to keep hawk’s eye on Kanwar Yatra, … Sultanganj in Bihar to fetch holy waters of river Ganga during the auspicious Hindu month of Shravan. This year, the yatra begins on July 17.
  • Vinayak Chaturthi 2019: Date and rituals, Wearing red clothes on this day is also considered auspicious. At the time of puja, apply vermillion on Lord Ganesh’s idol and seek his …
  • Karnataka crisis | MLAs threatening to resign as they did not get …, 06:46 pm: Sources have said that a few more MLAs were supposed to resign on Saturday but they hesitated since it is not an auspicious day.
  • Rath Yatra 2019: Devotees start pulling Lord Jagannath’s chariot in Puri, “I am going to cherish my first visit to this auspicious occasion of Rath … of Lord Jagannath as Indian Navy and Coast Guard will patrol the sea, …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Auspicious 

  • auspicious sounds similar to suspicious; being suspicious in nature can really favor your success if your a detective.
  • August month is the respective month

Auspicious pronunciation