(noun) a very unpleasant and prolonged experience. “the ordeal of having to give evidence”
(noun) an ancient test of guilt or innocence by subjection of the accused to severe pain, survival of which was taken as divine proof of innocence. “ordeals conducted in the twelfth century”
Ordeal meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
दिव्य, परख, आज़माइश, अग्नि या जल द्वारा परीक्षा, कठिन परीक्षा, अग्नि परीक्षा, कटु अनुभव
Old English ordāl, ordēl, of Germanic origin; related to German urteilen ‘give judgement’, from a base meaning ‘share out’. The word is not found in Middle English (except once in Chaucer’s Troilus ); modern use of ordeal (sense 2) began in the late 16th century, whence ordeal (sense 1) (mid 17th century).
Ordeal in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
Fame comes at a cost: Sophie Turner opens up about ordeal with …
KZN mother’s harrowing ordeal as her child is locked in classroom …
(noun) the right to vote in political elections. “universal adult suffrage”
(noun) a vote given in assent to a proposal or in favour of the election of a particular person. “the suffrages of the community”
(noun) (in the Book of Common Prayer) the intercessory petitions pronounced by a priest in the Litany.
Suffrage meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
निर्वाचनाधिकार, वोट देने का अधिकार, मत, मताधिकार, राजनैतिक, साक्ष्य, चुनाव में वोट देने का अधिकार, मतदान देने का अधिकार
late Middle English (in the sense ‘intercessory prayers’, also ‘assistance’): from Latin suffragium, reinforced by French suffrage . The modern sense of ‘right to vote’ was originally US (dating from the late 18th century).
Suffrage in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
india was to be a full-blooded democracy from the moment of its birth. … of adult suffrage will bring enlightenment and promote the well-being, …
The message tells every adult Indian citizen to vote as his birthday this year … Assembly of every State shall be on the basis of adult suffrage…
In that context, India became a trailblazer by granting women the equal … By the time women got unconditional suffrage in the latter in 1928, …
“Article 326 of the Constitution clearly lays down that the right to vote in India should only be decided through suffrage and nothing else,” he …
India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi, is up for re-election as the head of … Nevertheless, Indians introduced universal adult suffrage soon after …
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Suffrage
SUFFRAGE after u reach super age (18) you get voting right
People suffered to win the vote: suffragettes
if u vote for a party and the other party wins, u will suffer rage