Adage

Adage English Hindi meaning

Adage Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with Picture dictionary

Adage

  • (noun) a proverb or short statement expressing a general truth; “it is vital for every pilot to remember the old adage ‘safety first’”

Adage meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • सूक्ति, उक्ति, कहावत, प्रवाद, मसल, लोकोक्ति, वचन

Adage Origin

  • mid 16th century: from French, from Latin adagium ‘saying’, based on an early form of aio ‘I say’.

Adage Examples

  • A penny saved is a penny earned.
    An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.
    Eat to live, and not live to eat.
    Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
    Fish and visitors stink after three days.
    God helps them that help themselves.
    Little strokes fell great oaks.
    To err is human, to repent divine; to persist devilish.
    Well done is better than well said.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning adage

  • adage = ‘add’ some ‘age’ to yourself and you will start giving gyaan (adage)

Adage Pronunciation

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Acumen

Acumen English Hindi Meaning

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

Acumen

  • (noun) the ability to make good judgements and take quick decisions; “she hides a shrewd business acumen”

Acumen (अक्यूमन) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • अतिसूक्ष्मता, कुशाग्रता, चतुरता, विदग्धता, सूझबूझ, कुशाग्र बुद्धि, तीव्र दृष्टि, सूक्ष्म बुद्धि

Acumen Origin

  • late 16th century: from Latin, ‘sharpness, point’, from acuere ‘sharpen’

Acumen in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Atal’s ex-dress designer lands in Lucknow to display her artistic acumen.
  • PA Sangma conducted the proceedings with transparency and parliamentarian acumen.
  • Aggression and Tactical Acumen Key to Margerita’s Drive.
  • They did not attempt to become expert and rarely annoyed the players or the audience with their lack of cricket acumen.
  • Keeping that in mind young Indians must augment their skills and sharpen their acumen.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of acumen

  • Acumen = IQ-men ; sharp & shrewd

Acumen Pronunciation

What is Business Acumen?

Acronym

Acronym English Hindi meaning

Acronym Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi Translation with Picture Dictionary

Acronym

  • (noun) an abbreviation formed from the initial letters of other words and pronounced as a word (e.g. ASCII, NASA ).

Acronym meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • परिवर्णी शब्द, संक्षिप्त रूप, लघु रूप

Acronym Origin

  • 1940s: from Greek akron ‘end, tip’ + -onym.

Acronym in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Are there too many letters in the LGBTQI acronym?
  • Abki baar, acronym sarkar: From BAPU to TOT and two UDAYs.
  • Apple iPhone SE: VP Of Marketing Finally Reveals What Acronym ‘SE’ Stands For.
  • You can call me Acronym Al.
  • Kylie Jenner’s new nail polish line King Kylie Kollection has ‘KKK’ acronym.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Acronym

  • (ACRONYM) – Alu, Carrot, Roti, Orange, Nachos, Yeast, Muffin 🙂

Acronym Pronunciation

Accost

Accost English Hindi meaning

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

Accost

  • (verb) approach and address (someone) boldly or aggressively; “the police accosted him in the street”

Accost (अकॉस्ट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • संभाषण करना, बोलना, अभिवादन, सलाम, नमस्कार

Accost Origin

  • late 16th century (originally in the sense ‘lie or go alongside’): from French accoster, from Italian accostare, from Latin ad- ‘to’ + costa ‘rib, side’.

Accost in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • There may be occasions as in Mumbai some years ago when the Shiv Sena used to accost people in the streets and ask them to speak in Marathi.
  • Agents of bankrupt company accost chairman.
  • Members of such organisations would accost them, tell them off or force them to get ‘married’.
  • Smiling salespersons accost you with baskets of enticing pastries and savoury snacks outside the numerous bakeries and shops.
  • Along the way, beggars would accost him and children would call out to him.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of accost

  • at any cost (accost), i will approach her and say ‘ i love you’

Accost Pronunciation

Singham accost villian

Accomplice

ACCOMPLICE English Hindi meaning

ACCOMPLICE Vocab meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary

Accomplice

  • (noun) a person who helps another commit a crime; “he was arrested as an accomplice to murder”

Accomplice (अकाम्प्लस / अकाम्प्लिस) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • सहकारी, सहापराधी, अपराध में साझी, जुर्म में साथी

Accomplice Origin

  • mid 16th century: alteration (probably by association with accompany) of Middle English complice ‘an associate’, via Old French from late Latin complex, complic- ‘allied’, from com- ‘together’ + the root of plicare ‘to fold’.

Accomplice in a sentence (word usage in newspaper)

  • A $5,000 reward was announced Tuesday in the search for a bank robber dubbed the “cold hands bandit” and his accomplice.
  • Richmond man gets 12 years as accomplice in robbery that led to slaying of Henrico McDonald’s employee.
  • A suspected elephant poacher and his accomplice were arrested in Tirupur district and produced before Uthamapalayam Judicial Magistrate.
  • Ex-sarpanch, accomplice get 3-yr jail for attacking cop.
  • former village sarpanch and his accomplice were awarded three-year imprisonment for assaulting a policeman.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of accomplice

  • accomplice = ‘accompany’ + ‘police’…  no the correct meaning is “accompany + “chor”

Accomplice Pronunciation

Identify the accomplice in crime 🙂