Quisling


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Quisling

  • (noun) a traitor who collaborates with an enemy force occupying their country

Quisling (क्विज़्लिंग) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • देशद्रोही, द्रोही, ग़द्दार

Quisling Origin

  • Second World War: from the name of Major Vidkun Quisling (1887–1945), the Norwegian army officer and diplomat who ruled Norway on behalf of the German occupying forces (1940–45).

Quisling in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • We owe that term to Vidkun Quisling, who welcomed the Nazis into Norway in exchange for heading a puppet government.
  • Is this Mr Bardow a Quisling and an appeaser?
  • Mr Fletcher confirmed yesterday (Wednesday) that he was asked to apologise for using the word “quisling” about local politicians.
  • They would have been ruled by Quislings.
  • He is at best a Quisling, at worst a traitor to his own people and our religious values.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of quisling

  • Remember.. Major Vidkun Quisling (1887–1945), the Norwegian army officer – traitor.

Quisling Pronunciation


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