A piece of cake

a-piece-of-cake meaning

A-piece-of-cake Idiom meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture

A piece of cake

  • (idiom) something easily achieved

A piece of cake in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • सरल काम

A piece of cake Origin

  • Referring to something as a “piece of cake” is often used to describe a situation that was easy, or required little effort. How did the term cake come to mean easy?
    The idea of cake being “easy” originated in the 1870’s when cakes were given out as prizes for winning competitions. In particular, there was a tradition in the US slavery states where slaves would circle around a cake at a gathering. The most “graceful” pair would win the cake the in middle. From this the term “cake walk” and “piece of cake” came into being, both meaning that something was easy to accomplish.

A piece of cake in a sentence

    • The mind tunes itself with the song the composer gives and I come up with an improvised version,” he says making it sound like a piece of cake.
    • With the presence of features like optical zoom and optical image stabilization, the 4K video recording would be a piece of cake.
    • Replying to his text was a piece of cake.
    • But when you’re as smart and talented as Michael is, learning the whole boxing thing is a piece of cake.
    • As the process of making a “Mad Max” film is definitely not a piece of cake.

Gainsay

Gainsay English Hindi meaning

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

Gainsay

  • (verb) deny or contradict (a fact or statement) “it was difficult to gainsay his claim”

  • (verb) speak against or oppose (someone) “none could gainsay her”

Gainsay meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • विरोध करना, चुनौती देना, खण्डन करना, प्रतिवाद करना, अस्वीकार करना

Gainsay Origin

  • Middle English: from obsolete gain- ‘against’ + say.

Gainsay in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • “There is no gainsay from such statements,” Mr. Diwan pointed out.
  • “There is then no gainsay in the fact that transgenders enjoy basic human rights including protection from violence and discrimination.
  • He was a perfectionist, but he will gainsay it for that’s what invariably makes him a perfectionist.
  • If these demanding practices help Muslims find peace and God, no one has a right to gainsay them.
  • But he also makes points that officials struggle to gainsay.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of gainsay

  • gainsay = gain weight??  say it… don’t deny… don’t gainsay

Gainsay pronunciation

Gambit

Gambit English Hindi meaning

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

Gambit

  • (noun) (in Chess) an opening in which a player seeks to obtain some advantage by sacrificing a pawn or piece.

  • (noun) any maneuver by which one seeks to gain an advantage.

  • (noun) a remark made to open or redirect a conversation.

Gambit (गैम्बिट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • पहली चाल, जूआ, चाल

Gambit Origin

  • mid 17th century: originally gambett, from Italian gambetto, literally ‘tripping up’, from gamba ‘leg’.

Gambit in sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • And that’s why his gambit on Thursday night was so brilliant.
  • The President’s Rule gambit by the BJP in Arunachal hits a bump with the SC weighing in.
  • India silent on Nawaz Sharif’s talks gambit.
  • Delhi got really excited over this gambit and people, such as myself, really rose to the challenge.
  • The best gambit of his politics came when he chose to align with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to form the government last year.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of gambit

  • gambit = gamble a bit

Gambit Pronunciation

Chess Openings: The Queen’s Gambit

Gambol

gambol English Hindi meaning

Gambol Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with Picture Dictionary

Gambol

  • (verb) run or jump about playfully “Lead singer Andrea gambolled and spun with aplomb”

  • (noun) an act of running or jumping about playfully “the two of them run off to the woods for a gambol together”

Gambol (गैम्बल) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • उछल-कूद करना, कलोल, कूद-फांद

Gambol Origin

  • early 16th century: alteration of gambade (see gambado1), via French from Italian gambata ‘trip up’, from gamba ‘leg’.

Gambol in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • But however much they frolic and gambol, the walls of the room contain them.
  • As fish gambol, preen and strut in the water, so thinking beings give off their best only when left uncontrolled.
  • The promise in the name seemed to have paid off as I watched the three creatures gambol in the water.
  • Goats and bare-bodied babies gambol around them, while a cow, undisturbed by any of this, pensively chews on her cud.
  • Note that their own kids gambol in Pizza Huts and beer parlors : eminently conducive environs for spouting nationalism.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of gambol

  • gambol = game+ball (ucchal-khud)

Gambol Pronunciation

Garish

Garish English Hindi meaning

Garish Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with Picture Dictionary

Garish

  • (adj) obtrusively bright and showy; lurid

Garish (गेरिश) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • भड़कीला, सुहावना, दिखावटी, देखौवा, चमकोला

Garish Origin

  • mid 16th century: of unknown origin

Garish in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • A woman who has painted her £15 million home in ‘garish‘ red and white stripes has been told by the courts that she has 28 DAYS to fix it.
  • Its flamboyant chief is known as the “guru in bling” for his penchant for garish clothes and jewellery.
  • Ensure that you look graceful and not garish.
  • When he was captured, Rolling Stone released a photo of Penn and Chapo shaking hands, with Chapo wearing a garish striped shirt.
  • we’ve even heard of washrooms being painted in garish colours to dissuade employees from spending too much time in there.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of garish

  • garish ~ gayish -> imagine a gay person wearing garish (chamkele) clothes

Garish Pronunciation

Bollywood’s GARISH Dress Costumes