Stranded

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Stranded

  • (adj) (of a boat, sailor, or sea creature) left aground on a shore. “a stranded whale”
  • (adj) left without the means to move from somewhere. “she offers a lift to a stranded commuter”
  • (adj) (of thread, rope, or similar) arranged in single thin lengths twisted together. “stranded cotton”
  • (verb) drive or leave (a boat, sailor, or sea creature) aground on a shore. “the ships were stranded in shallow water”
  • (verb) leave (someone) without the means to move from somewhere. “two of the firm’s lorries are stranded in France”

Stranded meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • फंसा हुआ, धँसा हुआ

Stranded origin

  • Old English (as a noun), of unknown origin. The verb dates from the early 17th century.

Stranded in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)

  • Rain fury in Goa; 8 buses stranded, low-lying areas flooded … The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecast heavy to very heavy …
  • 7 Punjabi men stranded in Iraq return after 8 months, These Indian nationals belonged to Kapurthala in Jalandhar. Four of them were from a village in Phillaur in Jalandhar and were duped by a …
  • Offer shelter to stranded workers, appeals SMAK, Kolhapur: The Shiroli Manufacturers’ Association-Kolhapur (SMAK) has appealed its industry partners to offer shelter and other necessary …
  • Relentless Rain Savages Maharashtra; 6 Killed, 400 Stranded, Commuters hold hands and walk past flooded train tracks in Mumbai. Heavy rainfall in India’s commercial capital disrupted normal life, …
  • Mumbai Catholics open churches for flood-stranded thousands … were stranded in different areas of the city, Indian’s financial capital, and in …

Stranded pronunciation


Contemplate

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Contemplate 

  • (verb) look thoughtfully for a long time at. “he contemplated his image in the mirrors”
  • (verb) think about. “she couldn’t even begin to contemplate the future”
  • (verb) think deeply and at length. “he sat morosely contemplating”
  • (verb) have in view as a probable intention. “he was contemplating action for damages”

Contemplate meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • विचार करना, ध्यान से देखना, सोचना, ध्यान करना, इरादा रखना, चिंतन करना, मनन करना

Contemplate origin

  • late 16th century: from Latin contemplat- ‘surveyed, observed, contemplated’, from the verb contemplari, based on templum ‘place for observation’.

Contemplate in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)

  • What Does IoT Mean to India? (Infographic), Since we have understood the bits of IoT, it’s important to contemplate the importance of IoT in India and how the technology can be used for …
  • ‘We can feel the Valley air’: Kashmiri Pandits rejoice, “It’s a red-letter day in the history of India, particularly for lakhs of … so they could, one day, seriously contemplate returning to the region. “It may..
  • West Indies vs India 2019: 3 changes that India could make for the …, The Indian bowlers ran riot in the first T20I as they bundled out the West … we discuss the three changes that India might contemplate making in …
  • Kishore Kumar: The voice of now, … Rafi and Manna Dey, Kishore refused to contemplate beyond a point. … famous Illustrated Weekly of India interview, published in April 1984, …
  • SC asks Centre to contemplate on making laws to regulate app-based …, New Delhi: The Supreme Court, on Wednesday, asked the Central government to consider bringing a law to regulate app-based taxi service …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Contemplate 

  • CONTEMPLATE== CON(HINDI WALLA “KAUN”) TEMPLE MAIN “GOLD PLATE” LAYA….SOCHO AUR BATAO?? THINK DEEPLY
  • Imagine you are thinking about content of a plate at restaurant.

Contemplate pronunciation


Draconian

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Draconian

  • (adj) (of laws or their application) excessively harsh and severe. “the Nazis destroyed the independence of the press by a series of draconian laws”

Draconian meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • टस से मस न होने वाला

Draconian origin

  • late 19th century: from the name of Draco (see Draco2) + -ian.

Draconian in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)

  • Resident Doctors On “Indefinite” Strike Against “Draconian” Medical Bill, Resident Doctors On “Indefinite” Strike Against “Draconian” Medical Bill … The bill looks to replace the existing Indian Medical Council Act and …
  • Draconian laws by Congress and now BJP used against Muslim and …, All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) MP Asaduddin Owaisi on Wednesday slammed the Congress while accusing the party of using …
  • Opposition slams amendment to UAPA, call it draconian, NEW DELHI: Opposition parties on Friday slammed the amendment to the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) which will empower …
  • Bengal Minister Dubs Triple Talaq Bill as ‘Draconian‘, Says it Interferes …, Kolkata: West Bengal minister and president of the Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind’s West Bengal unit, Siddiqullah Chowdhury, on Thursday dubbed the …
  • Rajya Sabha Passes ‘Draconian‘ Anti-Terror Bill, The Rajya Sabha on Friday passed the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act which will empower the government to declare individuals as …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Draconian

  • As in Draco malfoy in Harry Potter
  • any 1 has read the da vinci code….remember that code? o draconian devil oh lame saint???

Draconian pronunciation


Enviable

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Enviable

  • (adj) arousing or likely to arouse envy. “the firm is in the enviable position of having a full order book”

Enviable meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • ईर्षा के योग्य, स्पृहणीय

Enviable in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)

  • How does Lisa Haydon maintain that enviable figure? Yoga and surfing, ctress Lisa Haydon is living her best life. The Queen actress who is currently in Malibu keeps her fans updated with the happenings in her life ..
  • Former India physiotherapist Patrick Farhart joins Delhi Capitals, Patrick Farhart, the India men’s team physiotherapist till recently, has been roped … “Patrick not only has an enviable body of work, but he also …
  • Disha Patani copies her cat and flaunts enviable curves in sports bra …, Bharat actress, Disha Patani who is famous for her healthy lifestyle and her extreme workout sessions, generally motivates her followers to hit …
  • Loved Vaani Kapoor’s superhot bikini body in War? Her trainer reveals …, Vaani, in fact, revealed in a recent interview that she worked a lot on herself to get the enviable and fit body needed for the film. The 30-year-old …
  • Ahead Of Chandrayaan Take 2, ISRO’s Track Record Inspires …, its high-profile lunar mission, the Indian Space Research Organisation or ISRO’s track record remains one of the most enviable among space …

Enviable pronunciation


Reckon

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Reckon

  • (verb) establish by calculation. “his debts were reckoned at £300,000”
  • (verb) include someone or something in (a class or group). “the society can reckon among its members males of the royal bloo
  • (verb) be of the opinion. “he reckons that the army should pull out entirely”
  • (verb) consider or regard in a specified way. “the event was reckoned a failure”
  • (verb) have a specified view or opinion of. “‘What do you reckon on this place?’ she asked”
  • (verb) rate highly. “I don’t reckon his chances”
  • (verb) rely on or be sure of. “they had reckoned on a day or two more of privacy”
  • (verb) expect to do a particular thing. “I reckon to get away by two-thirty”

Reckon meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning

  • समझना, निर्भर होना, गिनना, अनुमान लगाना, संख्या करना, आशा करना, माना जाना, योग ज्यात करना, गणना करना

Reckon origin

  • Old English ( ge)recenian ‘recount, relate’, of West Germanic origin; related to Dutch rekenen and German rechnen ‘to count (up)’. Early senses included ‘give an account of items received’ and ‘mention things in order’, which gave rise to the notion of ‘calculation’ and hence of ‘being of an opinion’.

Reckon in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)

  • Amit Aggarwal is fast becoming a menswear force to reckon with, Amit Aggarwal’s new to the menswear game (he only debuted last year) but he’s beaten every big Indian designer to the covetable spot of …
  • Why you need to look beyond Form 16 when filing tax returns, … return (ITR) to 31 August, there’s no last-minute rush to reckon with. …. “Tax evasion is a criminal offence in India and can lead to the levy of ..
  • Jeep’s Big Burly Wrangler Is Almost Here!, The styling is very 80’s and boxy but we reckon this will be the least of the … The current generation Wrangler in India uses a 2.8-litre diesel …
  • 2019 Baja Aragon: Four Indian Riders End Rally On A High Note, While Sherco TVS fielded five riders, including three from India, Hero … He has proved that he is a force to reckon with and we can’t wait to see …
  • India tour of West Indies, 2nd T20I – Match Preview, Playing XI and Key … In that case Manish Pandey will be the one missing out but I reckon

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Reckon

  • recollect … old memories
  • rec(K) + ON who’s recording is on and hence can grasp and calculate fast

Reckon pronunciation