(verb) cancel or postpone the punishment of (someone, especially someone condemned to death). “under the new regime, prisoners under sentence of death were reprieved”
(verb) abandon or postpone plans to close or abolish (something). “the threatened pits could be reprieved”
(noun) a cancellation or postponement of a punishment. “he accepted the death sentence and refused to appeal for a reprieve”
(noun) a cancellation or postponement of an undesirable event. “a mother who faced eviction has been given a reprieve”
Reprieve meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
दण्डविराम, अवकाश, घटाव, विराम, दण्ड या प्राणदंड की थोड़े समय के लिये रोक, प्राणदंड की थोड़े समय के लिये रोक, प्राणदण्ड स्थगित, अस्थायी रूप से हटाना, अवकाश देना, फांसी स्थगित करना, दण्डविराम करना, प्राणदंड की थोड़े समय के लिये रोक रखना, प्राणदण्ड स्थगित, अस्थायी रूप से हटाना
late 15th century (as the past participle repryed ): from Anglo-Norman French repris, past participle of reprendre, from Latin re- ‘back’ + prehendere ‘seize’. The insertion of -v- (16th century) remains unexplained. Sense development has undergone a reversal, from the early meaning ‘send back to prison’, via ‘postpone a legal process’, to the current sense ‘rescue from impending punishment’.
Reprieve in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
Huawei reprieve is good and bad news for Asian tech stocks, The sector that just won the biggest reprieve is tech stocks. President Donald Trumps decision to allow U.S. corporations to resume sales to …
Sri Lanka: Death row prisoners win a temporary reprieve, The temporary reprieve given to these death row prisoners should become permanent and their death sentences should be commuted …
Tariff truce likely to give markets a reprieve, but just a temporary one, “Markets are likely to breathe a collective sigh of relief given the highly anticipated outcome of the meeting. However, the reprieve may be short …
From Water to Traffic – No Reprieve For Shimla, Last year it was a water crisis, this year it is the traffic chaos and accidents. Post the bus accident in Khalini area of Shimla on July 1 which …
Reprieve for Vijay Mallya as UK court allows extradition appeal, Controversial businessman Vijay Mallya was handed a lifeline by the England and Wales high court on Tuesday when it permitted him to …
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Reprieve
sounds like relieve and means the same
reprieve rhymes with deprive, when you are deprived of energy you will take a break
Auspicious in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
Crocodile enters Gujarat temple, villagers call it auspicious, offer …, A crocodile that strayed into a Khodiyar Mata temple in Gujarat’s Mahisagar district was on Sunday rescued even as villagers delayed the forest …
Drones, snipers to keep hawk’s eye on Kanwar Yatra, … Sultanganj in Bihar to fetch holy waters of river Ganga during the auspicious Hindu month of Shravan. This year, the yatra begins on July 17.
Vinayak Chaturthi 2019: Date and rituals, Wearing red clothes on this day is also considered auspicious. At the time of puja, apply vermillion on Lord Ganesh’s idol and seek his …
Karnataka crisis | MLAs threatening to resign as they did not get …, 06:46 pm: Sources have said that a few more MLAs were supposed to resign on Saturday but they hesitated since it is not an auspicious day.
Rath Yatra 2019: Devotees start pulling Lord Jagannath’s chariot in Puri, “I am going to cherish my first visit to this auspicious occasion of Rath … of Lord Jagannath as Indian Navy and Coast Guard will patrol the sea, …
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Auspicious
auspicious sounds similar to suspicious; being suspicious in nature can really favor your success if your a detective.
(noun) a large tent used for social or commercial functions.
(noun) a canopy projecting over the entrance to a theatre, hotel, or other building.
(noun) leading, pre-eminent. “a marquee player”
Marquee meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
शामियाना, एक प्रकार का बड़ा खेमा
late 17th century: from marquise, taken as plural and assimilated to -ee.
Marquee in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
World Cup 2019: Honour to be part of ‘marquee‘ India-Pakistan match …, India captain Virat Kohli rubbished concerns surrounding the lack of match practice for his team in the lead up to the big-ticket ICC Cricket …
Budget 2019: Package in the offing to help supply 24×7 power to all, Of India’s installed power generation capacity of 356,817.60 … This comes in the backdrop of Marquee schemes such as the Pradhan Mantri …
India requires $250 billion in green energy investments during 2023 …, With competitive solar bids and India’s wind energy sector having … carbon dioxide emission primarily from Marquee schemes such as perform, …
BT Buzz: Blackstone, the last resort for cash-strapped Indian real …, As distress in the Indian real estate sector is clearly visible now, … All of Blackstone’s deals have been struck with Marquee developers.
India women’s boxing: Competition ahead of marquee competition, BENGALURU: One look at the most of the weight categories in India women’s boxing, generally, someone is deemed favourite, who should …
late 16th century (earlier as salve ): from French salve, Italian salva ‘salutation’.
late 19th century: abbreviation of salvation.
Salvo in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
Trump fires fresh trade salvo a day ahead of G20 meeting with Modi, New Delhi: Indian tariffs imposed in retaliation to the withdrawal of preferential trade terms by the US are unacceptable and must be reversed, …
Why India is striking back against predatory journals, Our foe is determined and adaptable, says Bhushan Patwardhan. A list of credible titles is the latest salvo in the fight against shoddy scholarship.
Sarfaraz fires opening salvo ahead of India-Pakistan game, JAIPUR: Social media has already turned into a tinderbox with Sunday scheduled to witness cricket’s most storied rivalry between India and …
BJP leader fires Salvo On KCR, BJP senior leader Krishnasagar Rao fired a salvo at Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on the spate of attacks on forest officials …
Day that changed Indian cricket, While the ultimate moment arrived at Lord’s, India had fired the first salvo a fortnight before that had been completely ignored, even by their own …
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Salvo
poore saal(whole year) salvo of bullets in the Kashmir valley..
pray to god to salvage you when salvo is going on!
(verb) engage in a close fight or struggle without weapons; wrestle. “passers-by grappled with the man after the knife attack”
(verb) seize hold of (someone). “he grappled the young man around the throat”
(verb) struggle to deal with or overcome (a difficulty or challenge). “other towns are still grappling with the problem”
(verb) seize or hold with a grappling hook.
(noun) a wrestling match.
(noun) an instrument for seizing hold of something; a grappling hook.
Grapple meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
पकड़, पेंच, मुठभेड़, बाहुयुद्ध, गुत्थम गुत्था, धर दबोचना, मल्ल युद्ध, एक प्रकार की हुक, कुश्ती, पकड़ना, बांधना, सामना करना, भिड़ जाना, कुश्ती लड़ना, हाथापाई करना, धर दबोचना, तड़फड़ाना, गुथना, जुटना, पकड़ना
Middle English (as a noun denoting a grappling hook): from Old French grapil, from Provençal, diminutive of grapa ‘hook’, of Germanic origin; related to grape. The verb dates from the mid 16th century.
Grapple in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
Budget 2019 | All eyes on Jal Shakti ministry as India’s water crisis …,Anything related to water is the talk of the town as cities across India grapple with acute water shortage. Chennai’s water reservoirs are parched …
England grapple with fitness concerns ahead of India game, England’s defeat to Australia on Tuesday left them in a good deal of pain, needing victory in their final two matches against form teams India ..
Reliance Jio partners with Facebook to launch literacy program for first …, Mukesh Ambani, India’s richest man, has enabled tens of millions of … which is the most popular app in India, continues to grapple with the …
CBI cracks down on bank fraud scams in nationwide searches, … (CBI) launched a massive crackdown across India on Tuesday, even as probe agencies continued to grapple with cases of banking fraud.
Aamir Khan To NDTV On How India Can Tackle Its Water Crisis …, As parts of the country grapple with acute water scarcity, actor Aamir Khan, the ambassador of the ‘Jal Shakti Abhiyan’ is echoing the need for …
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Grapple
this when pronounced together..sounds like grapes and apples…so a fox STRUGGLING TO eat grapes and apple….
grapple-> if you follow wwe..ders a guy called carlito who eats apple generally and spits it on d opponent..