late Middle English (as a noun denoting an ecclesiastical decree): from French, from Latin sanctio(n- ), from sancire ‘ratify’. The verb dates from the late 18th century.
Sanction in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
As US sanctions kick in, Indian refiners brace for costly crude, Mumbai: With US sanctions on Iran and Venezuela coming into effect on 2 May and Saudi Arabia restraining crude oil output, Indian refiners …
Saudi Aramco offers to increase oil supply to India, India imported 23.9 mt of crude oil from Iran in FY19, making the Gulf … Though US sanction waiver was lifted from May 2, India is still getting …
US Sanctions on Iran disrupts India’s oil imports
sanctions on 19 Iranian officials, and to follow the United … US Offers Sanction Relief for Those Against Venezuela’s Maduro
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Sanction
SANCTION or PERMISSION or AUTHORISATION – to get the authority to do something.
sounds like saction..so a saction of people APPROVING YOUR PLAN.
(verb) (of a fabric, rope, or cord) unravel or become worn at the edge, typically through constant rubbing. “cheap fabric soon frays”
(verb) (of a person’s nerves or temper) show the effects of strain. “as the temperature rose, tempers frayed”
(verb) (of a male deer) rub (a bush or small tree) with the head in order to remove the velvet from newly formed antlers, or to mark territory during the rut. “bucks mark their territory by fraying small trees”
(noun) a situation of intense competitive activity. “ten companies intend to bid for the contract, with three more expected to enter the fray”
(noun) a battle or fight. “he charged into the thick of the fray and went down fighting”
(verb) secretly listen to a conversation. “my father eavesdropped on my phone calls”
Eavesdrop meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
छिप कर बातें सुनना, प्रच्छन्न श्रवण, ओलती से लग के सुनना, दूसरे की बात छिपकर सुनना, गुप्त वार्ता को सुनना, छिप कर बात सुनना, कान पड़ जाना, छिपकर बातें सुनना
early 17th century: back-formation from eavesdropper (late Middle English)‘a person who listens from under the eaves’, from the obsolete noun eavesdrop ‘the ground on to which water drips from the eaves’, probably from Old Norse upsardropi, from ups ‘eaves’ + dropi ‘a drop’.
Eavesdrop in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
Due to a booming cybercrime scene, India is expected to surpass the … increased 30% in 2018 TechRepublic; Amazon workers eavesdrop on …
Boney Kapoor’s text message to Khushi Kapoor’s friend is every Indian dad! …… I actually stood right in my tracks and turned around to eavesdrop more, sadly, …
Now it will flag the stalkerware with a privacy alert about the program’s ability to eavesdrop on your phone calls and collect your chat messages.
The bug that came into users’ attention 24 hours before the earning call let anyone eavesdrop and hear the other person before they pick up …
China and Russia eavesdrop on President Donald Trump as he uses his unsecure cellphone to “gossip, gripe or solicit” his friends’ take on …
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Eavesdrop