Beset

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Beset

  • (verb) (of a problem or difficulty) trouble (someone or something) persistently. “the social problems that beset the UK”
  • (verb) surround and harass. “I was beset by clouds of flies”
  • (verb) hem in. “the ship was beset by ice and finally sank”
  • (verb) be covered or studded with. “springy grass all beset with tiny jewel-like flowers”

Beset meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • घेर लेना

Beset origin

  • Old English besettan, from be- ‘about’ + settan (see set1).

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

  • Act on Hirakud Dam to avoid disaster: Bargarh MP Suresh Pujari, While its expected life span was 100 years, it has been beset by heavy erosion in the catchment area that has led to the dam silting up …
  • Policymakers may have to focus on rewards & incentives to scale up …, These are only some ills that have beset Indian agriculture. … member of The Economic Times India Leadership Council, ETILC’s core group …
  • Paradigm Shift: What Arbitration and Conciliation Amendment Bill …, A causal nexus has resulted in Indian parties favouring international …. Institutional arbitration in India has been beset by a number of factors …
  • ‘Public art holds cities together,’ Delhi artist shares thoughts, Delhi-based artist Neeraj Gupta is all set to represent India at the … In moments of the crises that beset great cities, it is these elements that …
  • The history of the memsahib, The life and times of English women in colonial India come alive in Katie … They were shipwrecked, attacked by pirates and beset by violent …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Beset 

  • beset. bees+attack. imagine bees attack on u from all directions.
  • beset sounds like be set(ready) to face attack from all directions

Beset pronunciation


Retreat

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Retreat

  • (verb) (of an army) withdraw from enemy forces as a result of their superior power or after a defeat. “the French retreated in disarray”
  • (verb) move back or withdraw. “it becomes so hot that the lizards retreat into the shade”
  • (verb) withdraw to a quiet or secluded place. “after the funeral he retreated to Scotland”
  • (verb) change one’s mind or plans as a result of criticism or difficulty. “his proposals were clearly unreasonable and he was forced to retreat”
  • (verb) (of shares) decline in value. “the company reported healthy figures but the shares retreated”
  • (verb) move (a piece) back from a forward or threatened position on the board.
  • (noun) an act of moving back or withdrawing. “a speedy retreat”
  • (noun) an act of changing one’s mind or plans as a result of criticism or difficulty. “the trade unions made a retreat from their earlier position”
  • (noun) a signal for a military force to withdraw.  “the bugle sounded a retreat”
  • (noun) a quiet or secluded place in which one can rest and relax. “their country retreat in Ireland”
  • (noun) a period or place of seclusion for the purposes of prayer and meditation. “the bishop is away on his annual retreat”
  • (noun) a decline in the value of shares. “a gloomy stock market forecast sent share prices into a rapid retreat”

Retreat meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • पीछे हटना, चले जाना, आश्रयस्थल, गिराना, एकान्त वास, भागना, वापस होना, कीमत कम होना, वापसी का संकेत, कम होना, चला जाना, निर्णय बदलना, वापसी, आश्रय, निर्जन स्थान, पीछे हटना, शरण, स्थान छोड़ना

Retreat origin

  • late Middle English: from Old French retret (noun), retraiter (verb), from Latin retrahere ‘pull back’ (see retract)

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

  • Fact Check: Bangladesh site uses old image of Pak Army, social …, As the war cry intensifies, Indian soldiers deployed in Kashmir … that India has deployed an additional 20,000 troops to check the retreat of its …
  • Independence Day 2019: Beating Retreat Celebrated At Attari-Wagah …, Attari: Thousands of people converged at the Attari-Wagah joint check post between India and Pakistan on Thursday evening to be a part of the …
  • India equity valuations retreat as hope trade takes a back seat, Indian equities have given up their post-election gains. Dalal Street’s euphoria fizzled out when no big-bang stimulus was announced in the …
  • Taki: A Quiet Retreat on Bengal’s Ichamati River … Hordes of people on both sides of India and Bangladesh come to witness the immersion …
  • Bharti Singh, Aditya Narayan and more spotted at Beating Retreat …, Attari: It’s time for Beating Retreat ceremony at the India-Pakistan border in Wagah, and the vibrant air has an extra dash of anticipation.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Retreat 

  • retreat=suppose if someone asks for re(again) treat….you will avoid him.move back from from him ie withdraw

Retreat pronunciation


Snare

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Snare

  • (noun) a trap for catching birds or mammals, typically one having a noose of wire or cord.
  • (noun) a thing likely to lure or tempt someone into harm or error. “seducers laid their snares for innocent provincials”
  • (noun) a length of wire, gut, or hide stretched across a drumhead to produce a rattling sound.
  • (noun) a wire loop for severing polyps or other growths.
  • (verb) catch (a bird or mammal) in a snare. “the foxes were humanely snared”
  • (verb) catch or trap (someone). “five blackmailers were snared in a police sting”

Snare meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • जाल, फँसाना, फंदा, फंदे में फाँसाना, स्नेयरअ, जाल में नीचे बिछी धातु की छड़, प्रलोभन का जाल, जाल में फसाना

Snare origin

  • late Old English sneare, from Old Norse snara . snare (sense 2 of the noun) is probably from Middle Low German, Middle Dutch snare ‘harp string’.

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

  • India’s killer wire snares, 22 tigers and 109 leopards choked to death in India due to wire snares between 2010 and 2018. Wildlife Protection Society of India has …
  • Polypectomy Snare Industry 2019 Ongoing Trends and Recent …, HNY Research projects that the Polypectomy Snare market size will grow from USD XX … 1.2.2 Cold snare polypectomy … 2.2.6 India Market
  • Poachers’ snares kill 36 big cats across India in 2019 … In March, a wildlife photographer snapped a tiger with a snare wound on its neck.
  • Wire Snares: The Silent Stranglers, However, a database by Wildlife Protection Society of India (WPSI), working … “Anti-snare walks is the best preventive measure to monitor and …
  • Leopard caught in snare rescued near Wayanad, KOZHIKODE: A leopard, which got stuck in a wire snare inside a tea plantation at Arapetta near Meppadi in Wayanad, was rescued by forest ..

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Snare 

  • No AIR = trapped

Snare pronunciation


Commemorate

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Commemorate

  • (verb) recall and show respect for (someone or something). “a wreath-laying ceremony to commemorate the war dead”
  • (verb) mark or celebrate (an event or person) by doing or producing something. “the victory was commemorated in songs”

Commemorate meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • किसी उत्सव द्वारा स्मरण करना, श्रद्धांजलि देना, उत्सव मनाना, अभिनंदन करना, पुण्यस्मरण करना, मनाना, स्मरण करना

Commemorate origin

  • late 16th century: from Latin commemorat- ‘brought to remembrance’, from the verb commemorare, from com- ‘altogether’ + memorare ‘relate’ (from memor ‘mindful’).

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

  • Fabelle unveils 600 handcrafted chocolate bars to commemorate …, Hyderabad, Aug 13 (UNI) To commemorate India’s 73rd Independence Day, India’s home-grown luxury chocolate brand Fabelle unveiled 600 …
  • Students to celebrate Naga I-Day on August 14, hoist own ‘national flag’, We said we are going to do this to commemorate Naga identity and that there is nothing against India,” Awomi said. The Naga National Council …
  • In Pics | Muslims across India celebrate Eid al-Adha, Muslims across India, and the world, celebrated Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of the Sacrifice, by sacrificing animals to commemorate the prophet …
  • Westin Rajarhat commemorating Independence Day with flavours of …, Nine days of celebrations are underway at Seasonal Tastes, at The Westin Kolkata Rajarhat, to commemorate India’s 73rd Independence Day.
  • Godrej Group celebrates Independence day with …, Godrej Group released a digital film #SoundsOfMakingIndia to commemorate India’s 73rd Independence Day. Released as a sequel to last ..

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Commemorate

  • come + memory(ative) remembering something and honouring it. if we forget some1 bday we ll close eyes and says please come to memory.
  • Focus on Memor which does mean memory and com means together so commemorate means when people recall their past great events together it can be expressed as commemorate.

Commemorate pronunciation


Artefact

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Artefact

  • (noun) an object made by a human being, typically one of cultural or historical interest. “gold and silver artefacts”
  • (noun) something observed in a scientific investigation or experiment that is not naturally present but occurs as a result of the preparative or investigative procedure. “the curvature of the surface is an artefact of the wide-angle view”

Artefact meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • शिल्पकृति, प्राचीन कला कृति

Artefact origin

  • early 19th century: from Latin arte ‘by or using art’ + factum ‘something made’ (neuter past participle of facere ‘make’)

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

  • Own an artefact? Get a government tag and sell, According to sources, the Ministry of Culture will invite people to bring their artefacts to the government centres, after which the authenticity of …
  • CAMPA funds should be used to conserve nature, Recently, Forest Survey of India (FSI) released its biennial State of … in forest area but is the artefact of increase in agricultural green cover.
  • In J&K Valley, proceed with humility, humanity, The people of J&K are flesh-and-blood citizens of our country. They are not some mechanical artefact outside the democratic fabric of India.
  • How Kargil won itself back, India was at war with Pakistan and Drass, Mushkoh, Kargil and …. with the community for three years to curate artefacts and restore the space.
  • ASI identifies Indian artefacts seized from smuggler Subhash Kapoor, From idols dating back to the Gupta period (5th-6th Century AD) to terracotta objects of the Harappan culture, a range of Indian antiquities and …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Artefact 

  • art +factory–man made factory of art
  • “anything made by human skill,” from arte “by skill” + factum “thing made”

Artefact pronunciation