A Shot In The Arm

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A Shot In The Arm (Idiom)

The phrase “a shot in the arm” means “a stimulus”; originally this meant a stimulus from the injection of narcotic or medicinal drugs

  • (Lit.) an injection of medicine. The doctor administered the antidote to the poison by a shot in the arm.
  • (Fig.) a boost or act of encouragement. The pep talk was a real shot in the arm for all the guys. The good test grade was a shot in the arm for Gary.
  • (Fig.) a drink of liquor. I could use a little shot in the arm. How about a little shot in the arm, bartender?

McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

‘Shot in the arm’ recent usage in news (Shot in the arm in a sentence)

Popeye gets a shot in the arm as he eats spinach

Leery

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Lerry meaning with pictureLeery [leer-ee]

  • (adjective) wary; suspicious (usually followed by of ): I’m leery of his financial advice.

Leery (लिरी / लीरी) meaning in Hindi

  • आशंकित

Leery word usage in recent news (Leery in a sentence)

  • Low-fat and air fryers make it so even those who remain leery of fat consumption can enjoy crispy, golden fried foods of any kind.
  • Corruption, sclerotic approval processes and an uncertain policy environment because of measures such as retrospective taxation have made investors leery of putting in the money required to develop that base.
  • It makes taxpayers leery that some of those executive directors are more interested in building empires than in solving problems.
  • He was a bit leery of the investment required to start selling food.
  • Welch said her gut tells her the recession caused a lot of teachers to be laid off and make students leery of a teaching profession
  • He is leery about everything he eats out of his home.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of leery

  • leery >when u are travelling in train and someone asks u to eat something then they say “leh ri” then u get suspicious at his offering.. – by avinav

How to pronounce leery

 Funny cat: Orange Tabby gets leery of fart noises

Brisk

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Brisk [brisk]

  • (adjective) quick and active; lively: brisk trading; a brisk walk.
  • (adjective) sharp and stimulating: brisk weather; brisk wind.
  • (adjective) (of liquors) effervescing vigorously: brisk cider.
  • (adjective)abrupt; curt: I was surprised by her rather brisk tone.
  • (verb) quicken something.(often followed by up ); brisk up your pace

Brisk (ब्रिस्क) meaning in Hindi

  • तेज,फुर्तीला,स्फूर्तिदायक,तेज़ होना

Brisk word usage in recent news (Brisk in a sentence)

Mnemonic Trick to remember the meaning of Brisk

  • b(risk): to take a risk, you should be active and quick   –by graduatestudent

How to pronounce brisk

Brisk Walking Can Be as Beneficial as Running: Study

Mendicant (or Mendicancy)

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Mendicant [men-di-kuh nt]

  • (noun) a person who lives by begging; beggar.
  • (adjective) begging; practicing begging; living on alms.

Mendicant (मेन्डकन्ट) meaning in Hindi

  • भिखारी,भिक्षुक,भिक्षु

Mendicant word usage in recent news (Mendicant in a sentence)

Mnemonic Trick to remember the meaning of Mendicant

  • Men+die+cant= men die because they can’t work so they beg to survive                                                                                                                       – by PAC001

How to pronounce Mendicant

Funny Thai Advertisement – Fake MENDICANT Vs Smart Girls

Arbiter

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Arbiter [ahr-bi-ter]

  • (noun) a person who settles a dispute or has ultimate authority in a matter.

Arbiter (आर्बिटर) meaning in Hindi

  • न्यायकर्त्ता,पंच, विवाचक (m)

Arbiter word usage in recent news (Arbiter in a sentence)

  • A cool Virat, of the kind who played arbiter in the ugly Jadeja-Raina verbal duel last year, has the potential of doing wonders to India’s fortunes.
  • For the remaining five seats, Central Election Committee, led by Sonia Gandhi, will be the final arbiter.
  • Rather than being a fair arbiter, the Centre took sides and antagonised many.

Mnemonic Trick to remember the meaning of Arbiter

  • AR(arbitarty means random)+BEATER……a person who beats the hammer on the table randomly saying SILENCE SILENCE is an arbiter     – by nileshdive

Sunny Deol defending his case in front of Arbiter