Nix

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Nix

  • (noun) nothing. “apart from that, nix”
  • (verb) put an end to; cancel. “he nixed the deal just before it was to be signed”

Nix meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • शून्य, सिफ़र, कुछ नहीं, जर्लनर, मीनपरी

Nix origin

  • late 18th century (as a noun): from German, colloquial variant of nichts ‘nothing’.
  • mid 19th century: from German; related to the archaic English word nicker, denoting a water demon believed to live in the sea.
  • mid 19th century: perhaps from the phrase keep nix ‘to watch, guard’ (see nix1).

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

  • Business Class On Budget Airline? IndiGo’s New Plan For Long Flights, India’s IndiGo, which currently flies as far as Istanbul, is mapping out an … First Class Becoming Rarer as Korean Airlines Nix Priciest Seats.
  • Election Commission of India – Treading on thin Ice, The 2019 Elections also saw the ECI nix release of films. On 10th April, 2019, just five days before banning Shri Yogi Adityanath and Ms.
  • Modi won’t retain PM chair, Maya frontrunner: Rajbhar, … two of the 13 seats up for grabs in the final phase and that the same would nix Narendra Modi’s chances of becoming PM for a second term.
  • Experts nix NASA claim of India’s ASAT missile test littering space, CHENNAI: Indian defence and space scientists on Tuesday dismissed NASA’s claim that the space debris created by India’s anti-satellite ..
  • Wanted Congress defeated: Whistleblower reveals Cambridge …, It was from a small flat in Shipra Sun City, Indirapuram that Cambridge Analytica’s sacked CEO Alexander Nix and his Indian partners operated.

Nix pronunciation


Tout

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Tout

  • (verb) attempt to sell (something), typically by a direct or persistent approach. “Sanjay was touting his wares”
  • (verb) attempt to persuade people of the merits of. “she was touted as a potential Prime Minister”
  • (verb) sell (a ticket) for an event at a price higher than the official one.
    “he made his fortune touting tickets”
  • (verb) offer racing tips for a share of any resulting winnings.
  • (verb) spy out the movements and condition of (a racehorse in training) in order to gain information to be used when betting.
  • (noun) a person who buys up tickets for an event to resell them at a profit.
  • (noun) a person who offers racing tips for a share of any resulting winnings.

Tout meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • दलाल, टाउट, ग्राहक खोजनेवाला, खुल्लमखुल्ला प्रचार करने वाला, गुप्त सूचना देने वाला, इतराना, ढूंढना, प्रस्तुत करना, शेखी बघारना, तलाश करना, दलाली करना, ग्राहकों को बुलाना, दलाली कर, टाउट करना.

Tout origin

  • Middle English tute ‘look out’, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch tuit ‘spout, nozzle’. Later senses were ‘watch, spy on’ (late 17th century) and ‘solicit custom’ (mid 18th century). The noun was first recorded (early 18th century) in the slang use ‘thieves’ lookout’.

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

  • Apple WWDC 2019: What to Expect, Apple also likes to tout the medical benefits of using an Apple Watch, so don’t be surprised if the company introduces new health-related …
  • Oppo Reno series confirmed to launch in India on May 28, Oppo has confirmed it’s bringing the Reno series to India on May 28. … The phones tout a new shark fin-designed pop-up selfie camera.
  • Intel unveils 10nm Ice Lake chips, Codenamed Ice Lake, the new processor’s tout an 18% increase in IPC performance over the Skylake generation. Intel says the gains are even …
  • Bhopal: Alert staffers nab tout ‘offering jobs’ at AIIMS, BHOPAL: A man was apprehended for illegally carrying out job recruitment within the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here on …
  • Name and shame touts at RTOs, NEW DELHI: Harassed by touts at the regional transport office? You can now click pictures or videos of touts roaming around RTOs and send …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Tout

  • tout: shout to promote (to publicly praise or promote)
  • improve the previous mnemonic…imagine a stout person praising his muscles

Tout pronunciation


Rudderless

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Rudderless

  • (adj) lacking a clear sense of one’s aims or principles. “today’s leadership is rudderless”

Rudderless meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • दिशाहीन, नियंत्रणहीन, पतवारहीन, बिना पतवार, बिना स्टीयरिंग बर, बिना स्टीयरिंग पहिया, बिना स्टीयरिंग ह्वील

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

  • Jet Airways left rudderless as CEO, CFO resign, MUMBAI: Jet Airways (India) Ltd lost its senior-most executives on Tuesday, raising fresh uncertainty over whether the airline, grounded for …
  • Victoria’s Secret’s Pink brand is ‘without fans and rudderless‘, Konik went to a Pink event at Rutgers University that he says proved the brand is “without fans and rudderless.” Watch L Brands trade live.
  • Narendra Modi cannot take backing of Indian business for granted, In private, Indian business people tend to express a preference for a second Modi term. After a perception of rudderless drift under his …
  • Indian cricket is rudderless, It turned out to be a woeful English summer for the Indian cricket team, though captain Virat Kohli and Ravi Shastri may want us to believe it …
  • AIADMK still a rudderless ship, Two years after her passing, the AIADMK, the party she nurtured and led with a firm grip for close to three decades, remains rudderless.

Rudderless pronunciation


Helm

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Helm

  • (noun) a tiller or wheel for steering a ship or boat. “she stayed at the helm, alert for tankers”
  • (noun) a position of leadership. “the chairman is to step down after four years at the helm”
  • (noun) a helmsman. “he is a competent helm”
  • (verb) steer (a boat or ship). “he helmed a sailing vessel”
  • (verb) manage (an organization). “the magazine he helmed in the late eighties”

Helm meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • कर्ण, नियंत्रण, पतवार, प्रबंध शासन, संचालन, इंतज़ाम, इंतिज़ाम, सुक्कान, शिरस्राण, संचालन करना, निशाना लगाना, रास्ते पर लाना, मार्ग पर लाना

Helm origin

  • Old English helma ; probably related to helve.
  • Old English, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch helm and German Helm, also to helmet, from an Indo-European root meaning ‘to cover or hide’.

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

  • Who’ll helm Indian football?, The Indian football federation has shortlisted four candidates to take over as the new men’s national coach to replace Stephen Constantine, …
  • Deutsche Bank’s Shaparia to Helm India Business Replacing Gill, (Bloomberg) — Deutsche Bank AG named Kaushik Shaparia as chief country officer of its Indian unit, one of the most profitable markets for the German lender ….
  • Sanjiv Puri steps into Deveshwar’s shoes at ITC, NEW DELHI/MUMBAI: ITC Ltd, India’s largest cigarette maker, … ₹51,500 crore during the two decades that he was at the helm of the company.
  • FC Goa retains Ahmed Jahouh for another year, Panaji, May 16 Indian Super League (ISL) outfit FC Goa on … With him at the helm of affairs in midfield, the Gaurs qualified for playoffs in the …
  • Why Aren’t Those At Helm of Affairs Taken To Task?, According to the Election Commission of India (ECI), there is no blanket ban on floating of tenders when the model code of conduct is in force.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Helm

  • Better take the ‘HELM’ in your hands or else this dumbhead is going to make us cry ‘HELP HELP!’
  • if you don’t helm the ship, you will go to hell.

Helm pronunciation


Insolvent

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Insolvent

  • (adj) unable to pay debts owed. “the company became insolvent”
  • (adj) relating to insolvency. “insolvent liquidation”

Insolvent meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  •  दिवालियापन, ऋणशोधनाक्षम, दरिद्र, दिवालिया

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

  • Time for Insolvency of airlines : Jet Airways a lesson!, Assuming that Jet goes for insolvency, some of the issues that shall crop … Air Deccan, Air India Cargo, Indian Airlines and Sahara Airlines.
  • File for bankruptcy to become debt-free, If you live in Mumbai, Kolkata or Chennai, you will be governed by the Presidency Towns Insolvency Act, 1909; for all other places in India, you …
  • RCom to go for insolvency as it fails to repay debt, Reliance Communications has decided to opt for insolvency proceedings following its failure to sell assets for paying back its lenders, the Anil ..
  • India: Insolvency Laws For Corporate Persons: Position Under …, India: Insolvency Laws For Corporate Persons: Position Under Companies Act, 2013 Vis-À-Vis Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code, 2016 …
  • Husbands Go ‘Insolvent‘, Live in ‘Penury’ When Wives Seek …, New Delhi: When estranged wives ask for maintenance, husbands start saying they are living in penury or have gone insolvent, the Supreme …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Insolvent

  • in + solvent = one who cant solve his debts.
  • there is a saying in hindi ‘karz me doobna’…an insolvent person has not yet dissolved but has high probability of dissolving

Insolvent pronunciation