Totter

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Totter

  • (noun) a person who makes a living by salvaging saleable items from dustbins or rubbish heaps. “Coney Street in York was a totter’s paradise on Tuesday morning”
  • (verb) a feeble or unsteady gait.
  • (verb) move in a feeble or unsteady way. “a hunched figure tottering down the path” 
  • (verb) (of a building) shake or rock as if about to collapse. “tottering, gutted houses”
  • (verb) be insecure or about to fail. “the pharmaceutical industry has tottered from crisis to crisis”

Totter meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • लडखड़ाना,डगमगाते हुए चलना, कंपना, डगमगाते हुए चलना, डगमगाना, लंगड़ाते हुए चलना, लड़खड़ाते हुए चलना

Totter origin

  • Middle English: from Middle Dutch touteren ‘to swing’ (the original sense in English).
  • late 19th century: from tot3.

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

  • India ‘A’ totter at 11-4 after West Indies ‘A’ score 318, Port of Spain: Test specialists Hanuma Vihari and Mayank Agarwal were dismissed cheaply leaving India A tottering at 11 for 4 in the first hour …
  • India’s World Cup campaign ends in heartbreak: Virat Kohli …, What does one make of India’s World Cup 2019 campaign? … In the semi-final, when India were tottering at 24 for 4, Dhoni doesn’t walk out to …
  • Air Fares Soar, IndiGo and SpiceJet Rake in the Profits as Jet …, and SpiceJet Rake in the Profits as Jet Airways Continues to Totter … India’s public sector banks, led by SBI, are making feeble attempts at …
  • Edutainment Market A Well-Defined Technological Growth …, CurioCity, Kindercity, Mattel Play Town, Totter’s Otterville, Kidz Holding S.A.L, … Asia-Pacific (China, Japan, Korea, India and Southeast Asia)
  • Straight from the horse’s mouth, We’ve just watched them totter and canter on the race track, and all eyes are on … says Byramji, who is among the four women trainers in India.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Totter

  • cant believe no one thought abt it – TOT – is a baby – always moves unsteadily – abt to fall
  • Sounds Like Torture.therefore while someone is released after being tortured..he moves unsteadily.

Totter pronunciation

Endeavour

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Endeavour

  • (verb) try hard to do or achieve something. “he is endeavouring to help the Third World”
  • (noun) an attempt to achieve a goal. “an endeavour to reduce serious injury”
  • (noun) earnest, prolonged, and industrious effort. “enthusiasm is a vital ingredient in all human endeavour”
  • (noun) an enterprise or undertaking. “a portfolio of business endeavours”

Endeavour meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • प्रयत्न करना, यत्न करना, प्रयत्न

Endeavour origin

  • late Middle English (in the sense ‘exert oneself’): from the phrase put oneself in devoir ‘do one’s utmost’ (see devoir).

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

  • No attempts made to frame Uniform Civil Code in India: SC … state shall endeavour to secure for the citizens a Uniform Civil Code throughout …
  • Behind Imran Khan’s Muzaffarabad rally, a Jinnah plot to …, It is directly connected to Pakistan’s decades-old endeavour to capture … in Srinagar and met Jinnah as an agent of the Orient Press of India.
  • Endeavour is to facilitate smooth transition and leave team in …, The reappointed Ravi Shastri says his primary endeavour will be … can leave a legacy for the time to come,” the former India all-rounder said.
  • Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train fare to be around ₹3000′, As part of the endeavour to save the environment, the NHSRCL has also deployed specially-designed vehicles to transplant large trees …
  • Bandaru Dattatreya sworn in as HP governor, Stating that it would be his endeavour to take forward the pace of development in coordination with both the government and the Opposition, …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Endeavour

  • En+Devote.. Devote oneself to achieve something.
  • endeavour( in depth) thus endeavour efforts means efforts which is done from the depth to accompolish something

Endeavour pronunciation

Raft

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Raft

  • (noun) a flat buoyant structure of timber or other materials fastened together, used as a boat or floating platform.
  • (noun) a small inflatable rubber or plastic boat, especially one for use in emergencies.
  • (noun) a floating mass of fallen trees, vegetation, ice, or other material.
  • (noun) a dense flock of swimming birds or mammals. “great rafts of cormorants, often 5,000 strong”
  • (noun) a layer of reinforced concrete forming the foundation of a building.
  • (noun) a large amount of something. “a raft of government initiatives”
  • (verb) travel on or as if on a raft. “I have rafted along the Rio Grande”
  • (verb) transport on or as if on a raft. “the stores were rafted ashore”
  • (verb) (of an ice floe) be driven on top of or underneath another floe.
  • (verb) bring or fasten together (a number of boats or other objects) side by side. “we rafted the boats together off the shores of Murchison Island”

Raft meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • रबर नौका, बेड़े पर से जाना, लठ्ठों का बेड़ा,अधिक मात्रा, बेड़ा, पटेला चलाना, पार उतारने का बेड़ा चलाना, बेड़ा चलाना

Raft origin

  • late Middle English (in the sense ‘beam, rafter’): from Old Norse raptr ‘rafter’. The verb dates from the late 17th century.
  • mid 19th century: alteration of dialect raff ‘abundance’ (perhaps of Scandinavian origin), by association with raft1 in the sense ‘floating mass’.

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

  • Sugar prices have slumped to lowest in 11 months and the …, The Indian government’s policies on subsidies and export quotas … Bullish sentiment has been eroded by a raft of exports from India that Brazil, …
  • Maruti, suppliers gear up for prolonged pain, New Delhi: Maruti Suzuki India Ltd has collaborated with consulting … despite a raft of measures implemented by the Union government to …
  • Global Inflatable Marine Life Rafts Market 2019 Top …, Global Inflatable Marine Life Rafts Market 2019 Top manufacturers … Galvanisers India, Revere Survival, Winslow Life Raft, Zodiac Nautic, …
  • FM’s steps will give much-needed impetus to the Indian …, The Indian government on Friday announced a raft of measures in efforts to … US India Business Council president Nisha Desai Biswal said.
  • Global Sugar Rumble: It’s India Versus the Rest of World’s …, Bullish sentiment has been eroded by a raft of exports from India that Brazil, the top producer, calls “unsustainable.” “There’s plenty of worry for …

Raft pronunciation

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Insinuate

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Insinuate

  • (verb) suggest or hint (something bad) in an indirect and unpleasant way. “he was insinuating that I had no self-control”
  • (verb) slide (oneself or a thing) slowly and smoothly into a particular place. “I insinuated my shoulder in the gap”
  • (verb) manoeuvre oneself into (a favourable position) by subtle manipulation. “he insinuated himself into the king’s confidence”

Insinuate meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • चालाकी भरा संकेत करना, ह्रदय में बिठाना, धीरे धीरे उकसाना, इशारा करना, चालाकी से सुझाना, धीरे-धीरे भड़काना, परोक्ष रूप से सुझाना, संकेत करना

Insinuate origin

  • early 16th century (in the sense ‘enter (a document) on the official register’): from Latin insinuat- ‘introduced tortuously’, from the verb insinuare, from in- ‘in’ + sinuare ‘to curve’.

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

  • Sagarika Ghose shares an old report to insinuate that the Army is using … a recent one to insinuate that the Indian Armed Forces are employing …
  • An RSS-Backed Body Says There’s No Need for Sex …., He then went on to insinuate that every time sex education has been … In India, learning about the birds and the bees can be a conflicting …
  • ‘Disturb’ tag on Kashmir visit, Jammu and Kashmir government spokesperson Rohit Kansal on Saturday appeared to insinuate that the aborted visit by an Opposition …
  • Rhea Chakraborty calls Chhichhore ‘brilliant film’. Rumored …, Probably your question, if well-founded, will help me insinuate it to the other person to know what to say next time. And probably when you put …
  • Susanna Reid unimpressed by Paul Hollywood’s organ …, Broadcaster India Willoughby and Jane Evans also joined the … shows and doesn’t want to have to explain what they insinuate to her children.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Insinuate 

  • IN(not)+SIGN….without any signal i.e indirectly hint or imply ….
  • The girl has lost her memory. The boy telling her – This is the INStitute IN which U ATE. He is trying to HINT, IMPLY to her.

Insinuate pronunciation


Linger

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Linger

  • (verb) stay in a place longer than necessary because of a reluctance to leave. “she lingered in the yard, enjoying the warm sunshine”
  • (verb) spend a long time over (something). “she lingered over her meal”
  • (verb) be slow to disappear or die. “the tradition seems to linger on”

Linger meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • धीमे से करना, टिका रहना,घसिटते रहना, ठहरा रहना, रुका रहना, ठहराना, जैसे-तैसे बिताना, ठहराना, देर तक ठहरना, विलंब करना, विलंबित करना

Linger origin

  • Middle English (in the sense ‘dwell, abide’): frequentative of obsolete leng ‘prolong’, of Germanic origin; related to German längen ‘make long(er)’, also to long1.

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

  • What Kashmir teaches about mutual mistrust, The truth is, many Indian Muslims did not identify with the freedom … of the India-Pakistan partition, the after effects of which continue to linger, …
  • Memories of 2009 attack still linger; 10 Lankan players opt out of Pak tour … India revoked the special status accorded to the region in August.
  • Southern Summer, Indian Charm, Summer in the South East lingers on like an old friend. Fall waits patiently to move in. Winter is a distant dream in books about Christmas, and …
  • How much more stress is left for Indian stock markets, In dollar terms, the MSCI India index has undershot the MSCI EM index since the start of … So the current weakness could linger for a long time.
  • NYC Cricket Team Grapples With Escalating Tension in Kashmir, Most of the players are immigrants from India or Pakistan, where cricket … Still, there are underlying differences that linger as an integral part of …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Linger

  • Linger— Ginger… the taste of ginger is still present in my tongue although its slowly leaving
  • sounds like lingerie(fashion show)where models walk for a long time on ramp ans they never want to leave it

Linger pronunciation