Affinity

affinity English Hindi meaning

Affinity Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture Dictionary

Affinity

  • (noun) a natural liking for and understanding of someone or something; “she had a special affinity with horses”
  • (noun) a similarity of characteristics suggesting a relationship, especially a resemblance in structure between animals, plants, or languages; “a semantic affinity between two words”
  • (anthropology) kinship by marriage or adoption; not a blood relationship.
  • (biochemistry) the degree to which a substance tends to combine with another; “the bacterial proteins bind to these molecules with high affinity”

Affinity (अफिनटी / अफिनिटी) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • आकर्षण, नाता, बन्धुत्व, मिलनसारिता, रिश्तेदारी, विवाह-सम्बन्ध, संबंध, समानता

Affinity Origin

  • Middle English (in the sense ‘relationship by marriage’): via Old French from Latin affinitas, from affinis ‘related’ (literally ‘bordering on’), from ad- ‘to’ + finis ‘border’.

Affinity in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • However, insiders say Jaipur could well be the frontrunner, particularly as Mumbai Indians have an affinity towards this city.
  • Living here in London, I grew up with a strong affinity to Bombay.
  • Having grown up shuttling between Mumbai and Pune, 33-year-old Assad Dadan always had an affinity for food.
  • After that he lost his job and his affinity towards alcohol grew worse.
  • I have felt a strong affinity for my nation since my childhood, for my land, for this soil.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of affinity

  • affinity = a feel near city (e.g affinity to Bombay)

Affinity Pronunciation

Agape

agape English Hindi meaning

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

Agape

  • (adj) (of a person’s mouth) wide open in surprise or wonder.
  • (noun) (Christian theology) the love of God or Christ for mankind.
  • (noun) selfless love of one person for another without sexual implications.
  • (noun) a religious meal shared as a sign of love and fellowship.

Agape (अगैप / आगापे) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • आश्चर्य की दशा में, मुँह बाये हुए, भौंचक्का

Agape Origin

  • mid 17th century: from a-2 ‘on’ + gape.

Agape in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • The bride and groom were agape at seeing the VIP.
  • That Tata Steel went on to pay $12 billion, 50% more than its initial bid, left several market mouths agape.
  • You’d possibly think that it’s impossible to experience an agape love—a love that’s absolute and unconditional, the highest forms of love.
  • Teenage monk leaves spectators agape with memory show.
  • Rameshwar’s mouth was agape, like the opening of a weaver bird’s nest.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of agape

  • agape = a + gap (in your mouth)

Agape Pronunciation

This video will leave your mouth agape

Affirm

Affirmed English Hindi meaning

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

Affirm

  • (verb) state emphatically or publicly; “he affirmed that they would lend military assistance”
  • (verb) declare one’s support for; uphold; defend; “the charter affirmed the right of national minorities to use their own language”
  • (law) accept or confirm the validity of (a judgement or agreement); ratify;”the Court of Appeal affirmed a decision of the High Court”
  • (law) make a formal declaration rather than taking an oath; “he refused to take the oath but chose simply to affirm on being admitted to the Privy Council”
  • (verb) offer (someone) emotional support or encouragement; “there are five common ways parents fail to affirm their children”

Affirm (अफर्म) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • मान लेना, स्वीकार करना, पुष्टि करना, प्रतिज्ञान करना, अनुमोदन करना, दावे से कहना

Affirm Origin

  • Middle English (in the sense ‘make firm’): via Old French from Latin affirmare, from ad- ‘to’ + firmus ‘strong’.

Affirm in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • In fact, every industry statesman will affirm that leadership centred around values is inevitable for the building of a legacy.
  • As a litterateur, I affirm that the current so-called “intolerance” by regional and nation media is of no help.
  • YSR Congress MLAs affirm faith in Jagan’s leadership.
  • The violent battle on 22 March in Hyderabad University seems part of an ongoing coordinated action to affirm dominance and power.
  • Ask firmly, negotiate smartly, affirm gently, and settle happily!

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of affirm

  • Affirm = A + ‘firm’ statement

Affirm pronunciation

You Must Affirm What You Want! (Law Of Attraction)

Hurl

hurled English Hindi meaning

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

Hurl

  • (verb) throw or impel (someone or something) with great force; “rioters hurled a brick through the windscreen”
  • (verb) utter (abuse) vehemently; “the demonstrators hurled abuse at councillors”
  • (informal) vomit; “you make me want to hurl”
  • (informal) (noun) a ride in a vehicle; a lift; “hey pal, any chance of a hurl?”

Hurl (हर्ल) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • जोर से फेंकना, जोर से चिल्लाना

Hurl Origin

  • Middle English: probably imitative, but corresponding in form and partly in sense with Low German hurreln.

Hurl in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Gold traders hurl black flags at Sushma Swaraj’s car.
  • A few minutes later, they returned to the spot and hurled stones at the car and fled the scene.
  • Mandya municipal councillors hurl abuses, come to blows.
  • ‘Go Raksha’ activists hurl shoe at Kanhaiya.
  • I’m also able to hurl myself around the station, though most of the time I only succeed in propelling myself away from the station.

Hurl Pronunciation

Shoe hurled at Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal (Breaking News)

Alcove

alcove English Hindi meaning

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

Alcove

  • (noun) a small recess opening off a larger room

Alcove (ऐल्कोव) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • आला, कुटी, कुन्ज, गुफा, घिरौची, मेहराबदार ताखा

Alcove Origin

  • late 16th century: from French alcôve, from Spanish alcoba, from Arabic al-qubba ‘the vault’.

Alcove in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Every floor will also have a small alcove, with an eatery.
  • It now stands beatifically in an alcove of the newly constructed Saude Church on the Fort Kochi-Kanamally Road.
  • The last has a statue of the Virgin in an alcove in the wall.
  • Just above the entrance is a small alcove with images of Rama and Sita.
  • They will also have a Children’s Alcove for the young ones.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of alcove

  • alcove = all + cave (chhoti guffa)

Alcove pronunciation