Accost

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Accost English Hindi meaning

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

Accost

  • (verb) approach and address (someone) boldly or aggressively; “the police accosted him in the street”

Accost (अकॉस्ट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • संभाषण करना, बोलना, अभिवादन, सलाम, नमस्कार

Accost Origin

  • late 16th century (originally in the sense ‘lie or go alongside’): from French accoster, from Italian accostare, from Latin ad- ‘to’ + costa ‘rib, side’.

Accost in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • There may be occasions as in Mumbai some years ago when the Shiv Sena used to accost people in the streets and ask them to speak in Marathi.
  • Agents of bankrupt company accost chairman.
  • Members of such organisations would accost them, tell them off or force them to get ‘married’.
  • Smiling salespersons accost you with baskets of enticing pastries and savoury snacks outside the numerous bakeries and shops.
  • Along the way, beggars would accost him and children would call out to him.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of accost

  • at any cost (accost), i will approach her and say ‘ i love you’

Accost Pronunciation

Singham accost villian

Accomplice

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ACCOMPLICE English Hindi meaning

ACCOMPLICE Vocab meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary

Accomplice

  • (noun) a person who helps another commit a crime; “he was arrested as an accomplice to murder”

Accomplice (अकाम्प्लस / अकाम्प्लिस) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • सहकारी, सहापराधी, अपराध में साझी, जुर्म में साथी

Accomplice Origin

  • mid 16th century: alteration (probably by association with accompany) of Middle English complice ‘an associate’, via Old French from late Latin complex, complic- ‘allied’, from com- ‘together’ + the root of plicare ‘to fold’.

Accomplice in a sentence (word usage in newspaper)

  • A $5,000 reward was announced Tuesday in the search for a bank robber dubbed the “cold hands bandit” and his accomplice.
  • Richmond man gets 12 years as accomplice in robbery that led to slaying of Henrico McDonald’s employee.
  • A suspected elephant poacher and his accomplice were arrested in Tirupur district and produced before Uthamapalayam Judicial Magistrate.
  • Ex-sarpanch, accomplice get 3-yr jail for attacking cop.
  • former village sarpanch and his accomplice were awarded three-year imprisonment for assaulting a policeman.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of accomplice

  • accomplice = ‘accompany’ + ‘police’…  no the correct meaning is “accompany + “chor”

Accomplice Pronunciation

Identify the accomplice in crime 🙂

Abyss

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ABYSS English Hindi meaning

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

Abyss

  • (noun) a deep or seemingly bottomless chasm; “a rope led down into the dark abyss”
  • (noun) a wide or profound difference between people; a gulf; “the abyss between the two nations”
  • (noun) the regions of hell conceived of as a bottomless pit.
  • (noun) a catastrophic situation seen as likely to occur; “teetering on the edge of the abyss of a total political wipeout”

Abyss (अबिस) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • रसातल, वितल, नर्क, अगाध गर्त्त, अतल समुद्र, गहरा कुंड, नरक कुंड

Abyss Origin

  • late Middle English (in the sense ‘infernal pit’): via late Latin from Greek abussos ‘bottomless’, from a- ‘without’ + bussos ‘depth’.

Abyss in a sentence (Word usage in recent newspaper)

  • At the edge of the abyss.
  • Public sector banks (PSB) are teetering on the brink of an abyss, with Rs 3 lakh crore of gross non-performing assets (NPA).
  • It is certainly not a government that places a high premium on farmers and revival of agriculture from the hopeless abyss into which it has fallen.
  • Don’t hesitate to pull the plug on a company that’s sliding into an abyss.
  • An immensely challenging mission to recover the data recorders would begin in an oceanic abyss up to 4,000 metres (13,100 feet) deep.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of abyss

  • abyss = “ae” + 20 “byss” feet ka gadda

Abyss pronunciation

The Abyss (1989) – Trailer

Abridgement

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ABRIDGEMENT English Hindi meaning

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

Abridgement

  • (noun) a shortened version of a written work; “an abridgement of a book”
  • (law) curtailment of rights; “the abridgement of the rights of ownership”

Abridgement (अब्रिज्मन्ट / अब्रीज्मन्ट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • संक्षेपण, संक्षिप्तीकरण, सार, संक्षेप

Abridgement Origin

  • late Middle English: from Old French abregement, from the verb abreg(i)er (see abridge)

Abridgement in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • “We, and our Nationhood, Defined” a text which he later revealed was an abridgement of an essay on nationalism by Babarao Savarkar.”
  • Here on Earth, it’s easy to guess that “droid” is an abridgement of “android,” an anthropomorphic robot.
  • In an ironic coincidence, the First Amendment to the US’s constitution prohibits any abridgement of free speech.
  • There is no case of abridgement of free speech because it offends religious sentiment or political ideology.
  • The 4S in the nomenclature, in Hyundai’s words is an abridgement of Style, Safety, Sophistication and Speed.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of abridgement

  • Abridgement mein chuppa hai “bridge” (shortens distance)

Abridgement Pronunciation

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)

Ablution

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ABLUTION English Hindi meaning

ABLUTION Vocab meme dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary

Ablution

  • (noun) an act of washing oneself; “the women performed their ablutions”
  • (noun) a ceremonial act of washing parts of the body or sacred containers.

Ablution (ऐब्लूशन) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • स्नान, अभिषेक,  नहाना-धोना

Ablution origin

  • late Middle English: from Latin ablutio(n- ), from abluere, from ab- ‘away’ + luere ‘wash’. The original use was as a term in chemistry and alchemy meaning ‘purification by using liquids’, hence ‘purification of the body by washing’ (mid 16th century).

Ablution in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Broken pipes, taps, seats and doors were repaired and ablution facilities were renovated.
  • Bus bays, cycle tracks, special areas for ablution, mini gardens will also be included in the design.
  • We have a bathroom in there and the sink is there so people can come and do the ablution and they can also pray.
  • People told the council that there was no hot running water in ablution areas.
  • The Upgrade will also include a central water point with drainage, sitting areas for customers and ablution facilities.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of ablution

  • ablution = “a” + “blue” + “lotion” can be used for ablution

Ablution pronunciation

Automatic Machine for Wadu