Draconian

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Draconian

  • (adj) (of laws or their application) excessively harsh and severe. “the Nazis destroyed the independence of the press by a series of draconian laws”

Draconian meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • टस से मस न होने वाला

Draconian origin

  • late 19th century: from the name of Draco (see Draco2) + -ian.

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

  • Resident Doctors On “Indefinite” Strike Against “Draconian” Medical Bill, Resident Doctors On “Indefinite” Strike Against “Draconian” Medical Bill … The bill looks to replace the existing Indian Medical Council Act and …
  • Draconian laws by Congress and now BJP used against Muslim and …, All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) MP Asaduddin Owaisi on Wednesday slammed the Congress while accusing the party of using …
  • Opposition slams amendment to UAPA, call it draconian, NEW DELHI: Opposition parties on Friday slammed the amendment to the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) which will empower …
  • Bengal Minister Dubs Triple Talaq Bill as ‘Draconian‘, Says it Interferes …, Kolkata: West Bengal minister and president of the Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind’s West Bengal unit, Siddiqullah Chowdhury, on Thursday dubbed the …
  • Rajya Sabha Passes ‘Draconian‘ Anti-Terror Bill, The Rajya Sabha on Friday passed the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act which will empower the government to declare individuals as …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Draconian

  • As in Draco malfoy in Harry Potter
  • any 1 has read the da vinci code….remember that code? o draconian devil oh lame saint???

Draconian pronunciation


Enviable

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Enviable

  • (adj) arousing or likely to arouse envy. “the firm is in the enviable position of having a full order book”

Enviable meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • ईर्षा के योग्य, स्पृहणीय

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

  • How does Lisa Haydon maintain that enviable figure? Yoga and surfing, ctress Lisa Haydon is living her best life. The Queen actress who is currently in Malibu keeps her fans updated with the happenings in her life ..
  • Former India physiotherapist Patrick Farhart joins Delhi Capitals, Patrick Farhart, the India men’s team physiotherapist till recently, has been roped … “Patrick not only has an enviable body of work, but he also …
  • Disha Patani copies her cat and flaunts enviable curves in sports bra …, Bharat actress, Disha Patani who is famous for her healthy lifestyle and her extreme workout sessions, generally motivates her followers to hit …
  • Loved Vaani Kapoor’s superhot bikini body in War? Her trainer reveals …, Vaani, in fact, revealed in a recent interview that she worked a lot on herself to get the enviable and fit body needed for the film. The 30-year-old …
  • Ahead Of Chandrayaan Take 2, ISRO’s Track Record Inspires …, its high-profile lunar mission, the Indian Space Research Organisation or ISRO’s track record remains one of the most enviable among space …

Enviable pronunciation


Reckon

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Reckon

  • (verb) establish by calculation. “his debts were reckoned at £300,000”
  • (verb) include someone or something in (a class or group). “the society can reckon among its members males of the royal bloo
  • (verb) be of the opinion. “he reckons that the army should pull out entirely”
  • (verb) consider or regard in a specified way. “the event was reckoned a failure”
  • (verb) have a specified view or opinion of. “‘What do you reckon on this place?’ she asked”
  • (verb) rate highly. “I don’t reckon his chances”
  • (verb) rely on or be sure of. “they had reckoned on a day or two more of privacy”
  • (verb) expect to do a particular thing. “I reckon to get away by two-thirty”

Reckon meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning

  • समझना, निर्भर होना, गिनना, अनुमान लगाना, संख्या करना, आशा करना, माना जाना, योग ज्यात करना, गणना करना

Reckon origin

  • Old English ( ge)recenian ‘recount, relate’, of West Germanic origin; related to Dutch rekenen and German rechnen ‘to count (up)’. Early senses included ‘give an account of items received’ and ‘mention things in order’, which gave rise to the notion of ‘calculation’ and hence of ‘being of an opinion’.

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

  • Amit Aggarwal is fast becoming a menswear force to reckon with, Amit Aggarwal’s new to the menswear game (he only debuted last year) but he’s beaten every big Indian designer to the covetable spot of …
  • Why you need to look beyond Form 16 when filing tax returns, … return (ITR) to 31 August, there’s no last-minute rush to reckon with. …. “Tax evasion is a criminal offence in India and can lead to the levy of ..
  • Jeep’s Big Burly Wrangler Is Almost Here!, The styling is very 80’s and boxy but we reckon this will be the least of the … The current generation Wrangler in India uses a 2.8-litre diesel …
  • 2019 Baja Aragon: Four Indian Riders End Rally On A High Note, While Sherco TVS fielded five riders, including three from India, Hero … He has proved that he is a force to reckon with and we can’t wait to see …
  • India tour of West Indies, 2nd T20I – Match Preview, Playing XI and Key … In that case Manish Pandey will be the one missing out but I reckon

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Reckon

  • recollect … old memories
  • rec(K) + ON who’s recording is on and hence can grasp and calculate fast

Reckon pronunciation


Incumbent

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Incumbent

  • (adj) Necessary for (someone) as a duty or responsibility. “the government realized that it was incumbent on them to act”
  • (adj) (of an official or regime) currently holding office. “the incumbent President was defeated”
  • (adj) (of a company) having a sizeable share of a market. “powerful incumbent airlines”
  • (noun) the holder of an office or post. “the present incumbent will soon be retiring”
  • (noun) the holder of an ecclesiastical benefice.

Incumbent meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • पदस्थ, पदाधिकारी, कर्तव्य, पदधारी, पदस्थ

Incumbent origin

  • late Middle English (as a noun): from Anglo-Latin incumbensincumbent-, from Latin incumbere ‘lie or lean on’, from in- ‘upon’ + a verb related to cubare ‘lie’.

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

  • Reminder to 2020 Democrats: Incumbents do not just win, they get …, Democrats have two precedents for beating Trump, but just one alternative: Scandal. Incumbent presidents are hard to beat, which is why …
  • Former skipper Ganguly says he hopes to be India’s cricket coach in …, The hunt is on for the new India coach with incumbent Ravi Shastri’s tenure coming to an end with the conclusion of the tour of the West Indies.
  • Is it time to give Rohit Sharma the reigns of the Indian T20 team?, Following India’s loss at the ODI World Cup of 2007, the then-incumbent selection committee did just that and it gave birth to perhaps India’s …
  • SEBI voices concern over related party transactions ,Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) on August 3 … It was incumbent upon the managements for sticking to compliance and key …
  • Reliance Jio gains from incumbents‘ loss in rural India, says Trai report ,Analysts say this is the impact of Jio making further inroads into the hinterland as incumbent telcos continue to lose subscribers there.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Incumbent

  • incumbent -> read the word from back side as: determination(bent) to come(cum) in(in)
    office at time.
  • Those people who are bent to bring incum(income) work in office

Incumbent pronunciation


Dabble

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Dabble

  • (verb) immerse (one’s hands or feet) partially in water and move them around gently. “they dabbled their feet in the rock pools”
  • (verb) (of a duck or other waterbird) move the bill around in shallow water while feeding. “teal dabble in the shallows”
  • (verb) take part in an activity in a casual or superficial way. “he dabbled in left-wing politics”

Dabble meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • ऊपरी ढंग से करना, डुबोना, ऊपरी तौर से दिलचस्पी लेना, भिगोना/सानना, इधर-उधर पानी उलीचना, छपछपाना, छिड़काना, छींटे डालना, तर करना, भिगोना

Dabble origin

  • mid 16th century: from obsolete Dutch dabbelen, or a frequentative of the verb dab1.

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

  • Web streaming shows dabble in bold, political themes to target youth, “The youth comprises about 50% of the population of India. That generation was possibly not watching television in the last three to four years, …
  • Horror is the new flavour of the season for Indian audiences, … Aaryan—“heroes” with large followings—have decided to dabble in horror … Ghoul, Netflix’s first original horror series from India, is among its …
  • Remembering VG Siddhartha: The entrepreneur who made coffee …, The entrepreneur who created an Indian rival to Starbucks is no more. … to dabble in stocks and started Sivan Securities, an investment and …
  • SoftBank’s Masayoshi Son might have to dabble in mid-stage deals …, SoftBank’s Masayoshi Son might have to dabble in mid-stage deals this … We should also expect more of that largess to go to India than China, …
  • Linode expands footprint in India with launch of data centre facility in …, India is set to bear witness to rapid growth rates in its data centre …. two data centre facilities it plans to dabble in, amid reporting revenues of …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Dabble

  • dabble…sounds like table…and if you see someone putting up their legs on the TABLE in the office, YOU GET the feeling that the person is not serious about his image at work.
  • sounds like “double”, a person who always has double thoughts is not serious

Dabble pronunciation