Taxi

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Taxi

  • (noun) motor vehicle licensed to transport passengers in return for payment of a fare and typically fitted with a taximeter. “I’ll take a taxi from the air terminal”
  • (noun) a boat or other means of transportation used in the same way as a taxi. “they took a motor-boat taxi to the end of the Grand Canal”
  • (noun) (in South Africa) a light vehicle, especially a minibus, transporting passengers along a fixed route for a set fare but not operating to a timetable.
  • (verb) (of an aircraft) move slowly along the ground before take-off or after landing. “the plane taxied to a halt at the terminal”
  • (verb) (of a pilot) cause (an aircraft) to taxi. “he taxied the plane to the very end of the airstrip”
  • (verb) take a taxi as a means of transport. “I would taxi home and sleep till eight”

Taxi meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • टेक्सी, टैक्सी, मोटरकार, किराये पर चलने वाली मोटर गाड़ी, धीमे चलना, टैक्सी में जाना, धीमे चलना, हवाई जहाज़ को ज़मीन पर चलाना, टैक्सी में जाना, टैक्सी में जाना या ले जाना

Taxi origin

  • early 20th century: abbreviation of taxicab or taximeter cab (see taximeter).

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

  • Naresh Goyal offloaded by immigration after recall of aircraft taxiing for …, As for the 25-year old Jet, which “temporarily” suspended flight operations on April 17, it owes over Rs 7,000 crore to nine Indian banks led by …
  • Ministry of Corporate Affairs moved a month ago to bar Naresh Goyal …, … Affairs moved a month ago to bar Naresh Goyal from leaving India … the air traffic control called back an Emirates flight that was taxiing to …
  • Bots on wheels to save fuel at airport, CEO Jaipuriar added, “We are excited to introduce this advanced taxiing solution that is operationally efficient and environmentally-friendly.
  • Here’s why former Navy chief wants India’s next Raksha Mantri to …, Here’s why former Navy chief wants India’s next Raksha Mantri to …. steering, via rudder-pedals, made for relaxed taxiing to the runway.
  • Delhi Airport paves way for Green Aviation Initiatives, Launching the operation, DIAL’s Chief Executive Officer Videh Kumar Jaipuriar, said “We are excited to introduce this advanced taxiing solution …

Taxi pronunciation


Consortium

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Consortium

  • (noun) an association, typically of several companies.
  • (noun) the right of association and companionship with one’s husband or wife. “the amount awarded for loss of consortium must be included”

Consortium meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • संकाय, संघ, सहायता संघ, अल्पकालीन संघटन

Consortium origin

  • early 19th century (in the sense ‘partnership’): from Latin, from consors ‘sharing, partner’ (see consort1).

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

  • Vijay Mallya booed at Oval, called ‘chor’, A consortium of 13 banks, led by the State Bank of India (SBI), has initiated loan recovery proceedings against him. The proceedings are on …
  • View from India: Bangalore firm makes it to Nasa’s 2020 lunar mission, Come July, India will launch its first-ever simulated space warfare, as reported … A consortium of companies will take forward Nasa’s next lunar …
  • Medical Council of India permits consortiums to open Medical Colleges, The Medical Council of India Board of Governors has made way for not just private companies but also a consortium of such organizations to …
  • Jet Airways crisis: A mahagathbandhan could come to airline’s rescue …, A consortium of three companies could come to the rescue of crisis-hit … Sources had earlier confirmed to India Today TV that Hinduja Group, …
  • Govt plans to liberalise terms of Air India sale to attract buyers, At least 95 per cent stake of Air India will be up for sale while retaining … Even in case the bidder is a consortium of multiple entities, it would be …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Consortium

  • sound like .. consult ..

Consortium pronunciation


Turbulent

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Turbulent

  • (adj) characterized by conflict, disorder, or confusion; not stable or calm. “the country’s turbulent history”
  • (adj) (of air or water) moving unsteadily or violently. “the turbulent sea”

Turbulent meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • फसादी, बखेड़िया, हुड़दंगी, अवशवर्ती, अशांत, उग्र, उपद्रवी, कलहकारी, दंगैत

Turbulent origin

  • late Middle English: from Latin turbulentus ‘full of commotion’, from turba ‘crowd’.

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

  • Turbulent times in Jet Airways, The company, in a statement to the stock exchange last month, said it was unable to pay for fuel anymore after the consortium of Indian lenders …
  • Power games in akharas, … famously, turbulent and untamed-so it has a direct connection with … Nothing new, alas, in this appropriation of old India by new India, except …
  • Modi 2.0 and India’s Complex Relationship With China, Modi’s second term begins in a turbulent global context, with no sign that … In the days after India’s election results were announced, Chinese …
  • India aborts mission to recover Nanda Devi climbers’ bodies, The aircraft was hindered by turbulent winds, the risk of further avalanches, the bowl-shaped terrain, the high altitude, and the fact that there …
  • Heat eases in Delhi, eastern India to face heat wave conditions into …, of disturbances tracking across northwest India that bring the threat of lightning, downpours and even dust storms as turbulent thunderstorms …

Turbulent pronunciation


Assailant

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Assailant

  • (adj) a person who physically attacks another. “the police have no firm leads about the identity of his assailant”

Assailant meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • पिल पड़नेवाला, छापा मारनेवाला, धावा बोलनेवाला, अभ्याक्रामक, आक्रमणकारी, आक्रमण करनेवाला, आक्रमण-संबंधी, हमलावर

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

  • Shootout at Delhi’s Dwarka, one assailant killed, New Delhi, May 19 (UNI) A shoot-out took place in Delhi’s Dwarka Mor area wherein an assailant was killed and one fatally injured in the cross …
  • Odisha: Congress candidate shot at by unidentified assailants …, Congress candidate from the Aska assembly seat Manoj Jena was critically injured on Wednesday after four unidentified miscreants opened …
  • ATM break-in attempt in South Kolkata, KOLKATA: In yet another case of a ATM break-in at a public sector ATM, some unidentified assailants tried to loot an ATM located at ..
  • Ambush in NE India kills lawmaker, others, Police alleged the assailant belonged to the National Socialist Council of Nagaland, a group fighting to establish a sovereign Naga state.
  • 6 Masked Men Attack Ghaziabad Convenience Store; TV Actor Aansh …, According to a report in Times Of India, 6 masked men barged into the … of the store fired a shot in the air that the assailants reportedly fled.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Assailant

  • Think about pirates, and how they sail in the sea and attack other ships =assailant

Assailant pronunciation


Hostile

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Hostile

  • (adj) showing or feeling opposition or dislike; unfriendly. “a hostile audience”
  • (adj) of or belonging to a military enemy. “hostile aircraft”
  • (adj) opposed. “people are very hostile to the idea”
  • (adj) (of a takeover bid) opposed by the company to be bought. “the brewery fought off a hostile takeover bid last year”

Hostile meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • शत्रु का, दुश्मन, वैरी, शत्रु, शत्रुताकारी, लड़ाका, शत्रुतापूर्ण, युद्ध संबंधी, शत्रु का, विरुद्ध, प्रतिकूल, प्रतिरोधी, विपरीत, विरोधी, प्रतिपक्षी

Hostile origin

  • late 16th century: from French, or from Latin hostilis, from hostis ‘stranger, enemy’.

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

  • Saudi Arabia flies Iranian to hospital off ‘hostile‘ ship, DUBAI: Saudi Arabia said it evacuated an Iranian crew member from a “hostile” ship off the coast of Yemen amid its war against the …
  • Live Score India vs South Africa, World Cup 2019: Rohit Sharma …, It’s been a brilliant display of hostile pace bowling from the youngster; unfortunately he has been let down by the fielders. Five off the last over.
  • India and America collude to disrupt the China-Pakistan economic …. The primary reason stated by analysts for this was to squeeze Pakistan between a pro-India Afghanistan and an already hostile India.
  • Why is top investor Nalanda against L&T?, But L&T’s $1.6-billion hostile acquisition of Mindtree could potentially undermine … Prasad has remained stoic despite some of India Inc’s savvy …
  • Why minorities feel alienated in India, Every aspect of Muslim life in India has been targeted to create an … In this hostile communal atmosphere, a new style of violence was invented …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Hostile

  • hostile=host+ill(ile)..A person doing ill to the host is hostile(enemy)…
  • In hostel, we have guys friendly with us..think hostile is opposite to hostel..so hostile is unfriendly or enemy..

Hostile pronunciation