Nonplus

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nonplus meaning in hindiNonplus

  • (verb) surprise and confuse (someone) so much that they are unsure how to react; “Diane was nonplussed by such an odd question”
  • (noun) a state of being very surprised and confused; “reduced to a perfect nonplus, he rose from his chair”

Nonplus (नान्प्लस) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • संकोच, परेशानी,  हैरान करना, हक्का-बक्का करना, उलझन में पड़ना

Nonplus Origin

  • late 16th century: from Latin non plus ‘not more’. The noun originally meant ‘a state in which no more can be said or done’.

Nonplus in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Words like nonplus, dumbfounding, stupefy …all come to life when you are in this part of the world.
  • Ramarajabhushanudu also known as Bhattu Murthy, a serious poet, was seen interjecting with repartee, to nonplus some of his colleagues.
  • When the chief of police learned he was about to be arrested, he became nonplussed and refused to answer any questions.
  • The inexperienced teenage driver was nonplussed when his car began to slide on the ice.
  • Even the experienced doctor was nonplussed when he saw the patient with a chainsaw in his skull.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of nonplus

  • nonplus = 9 + plus = +++++++++ sounds confusing nah?

Nonplus Pronunciation

Ragamuffin

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Ragamuffin meaning in Hindi

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

Ragamuffin

  • (noun) a person, typically a child, in ragged, dirty clothes.

Ragamuffin meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • फटीचर, गंदा आदमी, रद्दी आदमी, फटेहाल

Ragamuffin Origin

  • Middle English: probably based on rag1, with a fanciful suffix.

Ragamuffin in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Arthur Mailey, once a shoeless ragamuffin from the Sydney slums, described bowling to his hero in a club match.
  • Her name is Darla she’s a rescue and she’s just the sweetest little ragamuffin I’ve ever met.
  • A ragamuffin girl accosted the teenager and asked for alms.
  • I am ragamuffin and middle class in the sense that the thought of spending money on this does not come easily.
  • He imparts his skills to a ragamuffin bunch of street kids.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of ragamuffin

  • ragamuffin mein chuupa hai “rag”. – from rags-to-rich stories toh suni hogi

Ragamuffin Pronunciation

Ragamuffin – Slumdog movie scene

Harangue

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Harangue English Hindi meaning

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

Harangue

  • (noun) a lengthy and aggressive speech

  • (verb) lecture (someone) at length in an aggressive and critical manner

Harangue meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • भाषण, भाषण देना, उग्र भाषण देना

Harangue Origin

  • late Middle English: from Old French arenge, from medieval Latin harenga, perhaps of Germanic origin. The spelling was later altered to conform with French harangue (noun), haranguer (verb).

Harangue in a sentence (word usage in newspaper)

  • And both are prepared to bully, harangue, and lie to get ahead.
  • He “cursed the entire uniform(ed) body” during a 90-minute harangue.
  • I hate to end the year with a harangue against a major technology company, but I must.
  • He did periodically harangue me for wasting my natural business development / sales skills.
  • he Prime Minister was sending a signal to the right-wing fringe in the BJP that it must tone down its harangue, the analyst added.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of harangue

  • HAR (her) + ANGUE (anger) = jab kisi ‘her’ ko ‘anger’ aaye toh harangue sunne ke liye ready ho jao dosto

Harangue Pronunciation

Appellation

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appellation meaning

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

Appellation

  • (noun) a name or title

Appellation (ऐपलेशन / ऐपलैशन) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • नाम, पदवी, संज्ञा, उपपद, उपाधि

Appellation Origin

  • late Middle English: via Old French from Latin appellatio(n- ), from the verb appellare

Appellation in a sentence (word usage in sentence)

  • The Islamic word Allah is therefore not an innovation but the ancient Sanskrit appellation retained and continued to be used by Islam.
  • Long after the actor went back to Hyderabad, media circles struggled to get the correct appellation for the actor’s sartorial choice.
  • Meanwhile, Sushil Kumar Modi started calling himself SuMo, aping Narendra Modi’s appellation NaMo.
  • Hajj Amin (hajj is the appellation of a Muslim who has made the obligatory pilgrimage to Mecca) was a trouble-maker right from the beginning.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of appellation

  • appellation = apple + nation => mere nation ka naam apple hai 🙂

Appellation Pronunciation

raj naam (appellation) to suna hoga_rab ne bana di jodi

Kick the bucket

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Kick the bucket meaning

‘Kick the bucket’ Idiom Meme – English to Hindi Translation with Picture Dictionary

Kick the bucket

  • (idiom) to die

‘Kick the bucket’ Origin

  • One theory as to why, albeit with little evidence to support it, is that the phrase originates from the notion that people hanged themselves by standing on a bucket with a noose around their neck and then kicking the bucket away.

‘Kick the bucket’ in a sentence (word usage in newspaper)

  • The bucket list: a wish list of the places you want to see and things you want to do before you die (aka “kick the bucket“).
  • These days, kicking the bucket can require a lot more preparation than living, as death drags up a world of paperwork and legal nuances.
  • It’s like how big dogs get hip displacement and kick the bucket at age 6.
  • He also teased that it was probable that a prominent member of the team would kick the bucket in a fourth film.

the wabbit kicked the bucket..