Genuflect

genuflect meaning in Hindi

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

Genuflect

  • (verb) lower one’s body briefly by bending one knee to the ground, typically in worship or as a sign of respect.
  • (verb) show deference or servility; “politicians had to genuflect to the far left to advance their careers”

Genuflect (जेन्युफ्लेक्ट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • घुटने के बल बैठना

Genuflect Origin

  • mid 17th century (in the sense ‘bend (the knee’)): from ecclesiastical Latin genuflectere, from Latin genu ‘knee’ + flectere ‘to bend’.

Genuflect in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Why genuflect before WTO?
  • We stop at shrine after shrine to genuflect.
  • Indians no longer automatically genuflect before any desi who is a big success in the West.
  • Many senior officers genuflect before him for routine favours.
  • All he has is a band of sycophants who genuflect to him just because their survival depends on him.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of genuflect

  • genuflect = jaanu se conflict ho toh genuflect kar lena bhai

Genuflect Pronunciation

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