Punitive

Punitive meaning in Hindi

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

Punitive

  • (adj) inflicting or intended as punishment; “he called for punitive measures against the Eastern bloc”
  • (adj) (of a tax or other charge) extremely high; “the government plans to announce punitive taxes on imports”

Punitive (प्यूनटिव / प्यूनिटिव) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • दंडात्मक, दण्ड संबंधी

Punitive Origin

  • early 17th century: from French punitif, -ive or medieval Latin punitivus, from Latin punit- ‘punished’, from the verb punire (see punish).

Punitive in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Punitive action: Imtiaz store to stay closed for 6 hours every day. Decision made due to massive traffic jams caused by shoppers.
  • The administration has, finally, decided to take punitive action against cattle owners if their cows, buffaloes, goats are seen bathing in the lake.
  • According to him, it is prudent that the government rolls out punitive measures to deter people from displaying bad environmental practices.
  • A federal jury on May 23 awarded $6,128.39 in compensatory damages and $2.5 million in punitive damages to David M. Daugherty of Vienna.
  • The federal government is considering punitive tax measures against non-filers of income tax returns in the federal budget.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of punitive

  • punitive ~ punish

Punitive Pronunciation

Pinnacle

Pinnacle meaning in Hindi

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

Pinnacle

  • (noun) the most successful point; the culmination; “he had reached the pinnacle of his career”
  • (noun) a high, pointed piece of rock; “soaring pinnacles of rock”
  • (verb) raise on or as if on a pinnacle

Pinnacle (पिनकल) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • शिखर, चरम सीमा, कलश, पर्वतशिखा, चरम सीमा पर चढ़ना

Pinnacle Origin

  • Middle English: from Old French, from late Latin pinnaculum, diminutive of pinna ‘wing, point’.

Pinnacle in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Assembly election results catapult BJP to the pinnacle of Indian politics.
  • Madhya Pradesh State Tourism Development Corporation taken tourism development in the state to the pinnacle.
  • Though there is nothing new in this, as this has been practised since long, but now it has reached to its pinnacle.
  • The Les Blues will be look to make the most of home advantage and surge to pinnacle of European football for the first time since 2000.
  • Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge was the pinnacle. But it could also be seen in Karan Johar’s Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of pinnacle

  • pine ke tree pei chhad jao and try to reach Pinnacle

Pinnacle pronunciation

Putrid

Putrid meaning in Hindi

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

Putrid

  • (adj) (of organic matter) decaying or rotting and emitting a fetid smell; “a butcher who sold putrid meat”
  • (adj) of or characteristic of rotting matter; “the putrid smells from the slaughterhouses”
  • (adj) thoroughly corrupt, depraved, or evil.

Putrid (प्यूट्रिड) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • सड़ा हुआ, दुर्गन्धित ,उग्र गंध का

Putrid Origin

  • late Middle English: from Latin putridus, from putrere ‘to rot’, from puter, putr- ‘rotten’.

Putrid in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Putrid Yamuna’s bugs eating up Taj Mahal.
  • Of putrid politics, crocodile tears, trafficking of Zimbabwean women.
  • Today, the river is a putrid drain with millions of tonnes of garbage, industrial waste and debris, sewage and plastic dumped into it.
  • The case began when a cable television worker reported a putrid smell coming from a garage shared by Madison at the apartment building.
  • Accusing Andhra politicians of playing putrid politics, KCR said they are trying to create animosity between the people of AP and Telangana.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of putrid

  • putrid = puke + rid (rotten cheez se rid)

Putrid Pronunciation

Penury

Penury English Hindi meaning

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

Penury

  • (noun) the state of being very poor; extreme poverty; “he couldn’t face another year of penury”

Penury meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • गरीबी, दरिद्रता, अभाव

Penury Origin

  • late Middle English: from Latin penuria ‘need, scarcity’; perhaps related to paene ‘almost’.

Penury in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Despite many programmes, penury could not be removed.
  • The veteran music composer who was living in penury wrote to Ms. Jayalalithaa seeking financial assistance.
  • After Independence, Aich was released from jail and despite penury he continued to indulge in his passion for bodybuilding.
  • Ali, who spent his childhood in utter penury and had to suffer a lot, being a non-white, became the biggest name in all of sports.
  • The penury is often due to his drinking away the cash his brother sends.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of penury

  • penury = jab ‘pen’ khareedne ke liye ‘ruppee’ khatam ho jaaye, samjh lena penury aa gayi hai

Penury Pronunciation

Engulf

Engulf meaning in Hindi

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

Engulf

  • (verb) (of a natural force) sweep over (something) so as to surround or cover it completely; “the cafe was engulfed in flames”
  • (verb) powerfully affect (someone); overwhelm; “a feeling of anguish so great that it threatened to engulf him”

Engulf (इन्गल्फ / एन्गल्फ) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • निगलना, निमग्न, निगल जाना, निगल लेना,परिग्रहण करना

Engulf Origin

  • mid 16th century (formerly also as ingulf ): from en-1, in-2 ‘in, on’ + gulf

Engulf in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Shootings and stabbings engulf Toronto over the weekend.
  • Forest fires engulf 20% more areas in Russia.
  • Forest Fires Engulf Large Area Near Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine.
  • Thick Smog Continue To Engulf Kalyan.
  • All teams and fans are gearing up for the Kabaddi fever which will engulf the entire nation.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of engulf

  • engulf ~ gulp -> nigalna

Engulf Pronunciation