English word Inflection(s) Part of Speech Definition Regional Lbl Register Lbl(s) Hindi Example(s)
det You use <c>a</c> or <c>an</c> before a noun when people may not know which person or thing you are talking about.

एक A waiter came in with a glass of water.
abandon abandons, abandoning, abandoned vt If you <c>abandon</c> a thing, place, or person, you leave them permanently or for a long time.

त्याग देना
abbreviation abbreviations n An <c>abbreviation</c> is a short form of a word or phrase.

संक्षिप्त रूप
abdomen abdomens n Your <c>abdomen</c> is the part of your body below your chest where your stomach is.
formal पेट
abduct abducts, abducting, abducted vt If someone <c>is abducted</c>, he or she is taken away illegally.

भगा ले जाना
ability abilities n Your <c>ability</c> is the quality or skill that you have which makes it possible for you to do something.

able abler, ablest adj An <c>able</c> person is clever or good at doing something.

adj Someone or something that is <c>abnormal</c> is unusual in a way that is worrying.
formal असामान्य
abolish abolishes, abolishing, abolished vt If someone in authority <c>abolishes</c> a practice or organization, they put an end to it.

उन्मूलन करना
n The <c>abolition</c> of something is its formal ending.

adv <c>About</c> means near to something.


prep <c>About</c> means to do with.

के बारे में This book is about history.
prep If something is <c>above</c> another thing, it is over it or higher than it.

ऊपर Lift the ball above your head.
adv If you go <c>abroad</c>, you go to a foreign country.

विदेश में
adj An <c>abrupt</c> action is very sudden and often unpleasant.

adv If you do something <c>abruptly</c>, you do it in an abrupt manner.

अप्रत्याशित रूप से
abscess abscesses n An <c>abscess</c> is a painful swelling containing pus.

absence absences n The <c>absence</c> of someone or something is the fact that they are not there.

adj If someone or something is <c>absent</c> from a place or situation, they are not there.

adj An <c>absent-minded</c> person is very forgetful or does not pay attention to what they are doing.

adv <c>Absolutely</c> means totally and completely.

adj An <c>abstract</c> idea or way of thinking is based on general ideas rather than on real things and events.

adj If you say that something is <c>absurd</c>, you think that it is ridiculous or that it does not make sense.

Abu Dhabi
n <c>Abu Dhabi</c> is an emirate in South-East Arabia, on the southern coast of the Persian Gulf.

अबू धाबी- दक्षिणी-पूर्वी अरब का एक अमीरात
adj <c>Academic</c> means relating to life or work in schools, colleges, and universities.

academic year academic years n The <c>academic year</c> is the period of the year during which students attend school or university.

शैक्षिक वर्ष
academy academies n A school or college specializing in a particular subject is sometimes called an <c>academy</c>.

शिक्षा संस्थान
accelerate accelerates, accelerating, accelerated v If the rate of something <c>accelerates</c>, or if something <c>accelerates</c> it, it gets faster.

तेज़ करना
n The <c>acceleration</c> of a process is the fact that it is getting faster.

गति वृद्धि
accelerator accelerators n In a vehicle, the <c>accelerator</c> is the pedal you press to go faster.

एक्सेलरेटर- गाड़ी की गति को तेज करने वाला पैडल
accept accepts, accepting, accepted v If you <c>accept</c> something that you have been offered, you say yes to it or agree to take it.

स्वीकार करना
adj If a situation or action is <c>acceptable</c>, people approve of it.

access accesses, accessing, accessed n If you have <c>access</c> to a building or other place, you are able to go into it.


vt If you <c>access</c> something, especially information held on a computer, you succeed in finding or obtaining it.

पहुंच प्राप्त करना
adj If a place is <c>accessible</c>, you are able to reach it or get into it.

पहुंचने योग्य
accessory accessories n <c>Accessories</c> are extra parts added to something to make it more useful or decorative.

accident accidents n An <c>accident</c> is something nasty that happens, and that hurts someone.


n If something happens by <c>accident</c>, you do not expect it to happen.

adj An <c>accidental</c> event happens by chance or as the result of an accident.

adv If something happens <c>accidentally</c>, it happens by chance or as the result of an accident, and is not deliberately intended.

accident and emergency
n The <c>accident and emergency</c> is the room or department in a hospital where people who have severe injuries or sudden illness are taken for emergency treatment.

दुर्घटना व आपातकक्ष
accident insurance
n <c>Accident insurance</c> is insurance providing compensation for accidental injury or death.

दुर्घटना बीमा
accommodate accommodates, accommodating, accommodated vt If a building or space can <c>accommodate</c> someone or something, it has enough room for them.

स्थान देना/समायोजित करना
n <c>Accommodation</c> is used to refer to rooms or buildings where people live, stay, or work.

accompany accompanies, accompanying, accompanied vt If you <c>accompany</c> someone, you go somewhere with them.
formal साथ जाना
accomplice accomplices n An <c>accomplice</c> is a person who helps to commit a crime.

अपराध में साथी
adv You use <c>accordingly</c> to say that one thing happens as a result of another thing.

according to x prep You say <c>according to</c> somebody to show that you are only repeating what you have read or heard, and that it may not be true.

के अनुसार They drove away in a white van, according to the news.

prep If somebody does something <c>according to</c> a set of rules, they follow those rules.

के अनुसार They played the game according to the British rules.
accordion accordions n An <c>accordion</c> is a musical instrument in the shape of a box which you hold in your hands. You play it by pressing keys and buttons on the side, while moving the two ends in and out.

अकॉर्डिअन- एक तरह का बाजा
account accounts n An <c>account</c> is a written or spoken report of something that has happened.


n If you have an <c>account</c> with a bank, you leave money with the bank and take it out when you need it.

adj If you are <c>accountable</c> for something that you do, you are responsible for it.

n <c>Accountancy</c> is the work of keeping financial accounts.

accountant accountants n An <c>accountant</c> is a person whose job is to keep financial accounts.

account for
v If you can <c>account for</c> something, you can explain it or give the necessary information about it.

हिसाब बताना How do you account for the missing money?
account number account numbers n Your <c>account number</c> is the unique number of your account with something such as a bank.

खाता संख्या
n The <c>accuracy</c> of information or measurements is their quality of being true or correct.

adj Something that is <c>accurate</c> is correct to a detailed level.

एकदम सही
adv <c>Accurately</c> means in an accurate manner.

accusation accusations n If you make an <c>accusation</c> against someone, you express the belief that they have done something wrong.

accuse accuses, accusing, accused vt If you <c>accuse</c> someone of something, you say that you believe they did something wrong or dishonest.

आरोप लगाना
accused accused n <c>The accused</c> refers to the person or people charged with a crime.

ace aces n An <c>ace</c> is a playing card with a single symbol on it.

ache aches, aching, ached n An <c>ache</c> is a steady, fairly strong pain in a part of your body.


vi If you <c>ache</c> or a part of your body <c>aches</c>, you feel a steady, fairly strong pain.

दर्द करना
achieve achieves, achieving, achieved vt If you <c>achieve</c> a particular aim or effect, you succeed in doing it or causing it to happen, usually after a lot of effort.

हासिल करना
achievement achievements n An <c>achievement</c> is something which someone has succeeded in doing, especially after a lot of effort.

acid acids n An <c>acid</c> is a chemical, usually a liquid, that can burn your skin and cause damage to other substances.

acid rain
n <c>Acid rain</c> is rain that damages plants, rivers, and buildings because it contains acid released into the atmosphere from factories and other industrial processes.

अम्लीय वर्षा
n An <c>acknowledgement</c> of something is a statement or action that recognizes that it is true.

n <c>Acne</c> is a skin disease which causes spots on the face and neck.

acorn acorns n An <c>acorn</c> is a pale oval nut that is the fruit of an oak tree.

adj An <c>acoustic</c> musical instrument is one which is not electric.

बिना बिजली के ध्वनि उत्पन्न करने वाला वाद्य
acre acres n An <c>acre</c> is a unit of area equal to 4840 square yards or approximately 4047 square metres.

acrobat acrobats n An <c>acrobat</c> is an entertainer who performs difficult physical acts such as jumping and balancing, especially in a circus.

acronym acronyms n An <c>acronym</c> is a word made of the initial letters of the words in a phrase, especially when this is the name of an organization such as NATO.

आदिवर्णिक शब्द
prep If someone goes <c>across</c> a place, they go from one side of it to the other.

उस पार She walked across the road.
act acts, acting, acted n An <c>act</c> is an action or thing that someone does.


vi When you <c>act</c>, you do something.

कार्यवाही करना

vi If you <c>act</c> in a play or film, you pretend to be one of the people in it.

अभिनय करना
adj You use <c>acting</c> before the title of a job to indicate that someone is doing that job temporarily.


n <c>Acting</c> is the activity or profession of performing in plays or films.

n <c>Action</c> is doing something for a particular purpose.

adj An <c>active</c> person is energetic and always busy.

n <c>Activity</c> is a situation in which a lot of things are happening.

actor actors n An <c>actor</c> is someone whose job is acting in plays or films.

actress actresses n An <c>actress</c> is a woman whose job is acting in plays or films.

adj <c>Actual</c> is used to emphasize that you are referring to something real or genuine.

adv You use <c>actually</c> to indicate that a situation exists or that it is true.

n <c>Acupuncture</c> is the treatment of a person's illness or pain by sticking small needles into their body.

सूचिवेध चिकित्सा
abbr You use <c>AD</c> in dates to indicate a number of years or centuries since the year in which Jesus Christ is believed to have been born.

ad ads abbr An <c>ad</c> is an announcement in a newspaper, on television, or on a poster about something such as a product, event, or job.
informal विज्ञापन
adapt adapts, adapting, adapted vi If you <c>adapt</c> to a new situation, you change your ideas or behaviour in order to deal with it.

अनुकूल बनना
adaptor adaptors n An <c>adaptor</c> is a special device for connecting electrical equipment to a power supply, or for connecting different pieces of electrical or electronic equipment together.

add adds, adding, added vt If you <c>add</c> one thing to another, you put it with the other thing.


vt If you <c>add</c> numbers together, you find out how many they make together.

addict addicts n An <c>addict</c> is someone who cannot stop taking harmful drugs.

लत लगा हुआ
adj Someone who is <c>addicted</c> to a harmful drug cannot stop taking it.

adj <c>Additional</c> things are extra things apart from the ones already present.

additive additives n An <c>additive</c> is a substance which is added to food by the manufacturer for a particular purpose, such as colouring it.

खाद्य पदार्थों में डाली जाने वाली अतिरिक्त सामग्री
address addresses n If you give an <c>address</c> to a group of people, you give a speech to them.


n Your <c>address</c> is the number of the house, the name of the street, and the town where you live or work.

address book address books n An <c>address book</c> is a book in which you write people's names and addresses.

पता पुस्तिका
add up
v If you <c>add up</c> numbers or amounts, or if you <c>add</c> them <c>up</c>, you calculate their total.

जोड़ना Add up the total of those six games.
adj If two things are <c>adjacent</c>, they are next to each other.

बगल का
adjective adjectives n An <c>adjective</c> is a word such as `big' or `beautiful' that describes a person or thing. Adjectives usually come before nouns or after verbs like `be' or `feel'.

adjust adjusts, adjusting, adjusted v When you <c>adjust</c> to a new situation, you get used to it by changing your behaviour or your ideas.

समायोजन करना
adj If something is <c>adjustable</c>, it can be changed to different positions or sizes.

adjustment adjustments n An <c>adjustment</c> is a change that is made to something such as a machine or a way of doing something.

n <c>Administration</c> is the range of activities connected with organizing and supervising the way that an organization functions.

adj <c>Administrative</c> work involves organizing and supervising an organization.

n <c>Admiration</c> is a feeling of great liking and respect.

admire admires, admiring, admired vt If you <c>admire</c> someone or something, you like and respect them.

सराहना करना
admission admissions n If you gain <c>admission</c> to a place or organization, you are allowed to enter it or join it.

admit admits, admitting, admitted vt If someone <c>is admitted</c> to a place or organization, they are allowed to enter it or join it.

भर्ती करना

v If you <c>admit</c> that something bad or embarrassing is true, you agree, often reluctantly, that it is true.

स्वीकार करना
n <c>Admittance</c> is the act of entering a place or institution or the right to enter it.

प्रवेश/प्रवेश की आज्ञा
n <c>Adolescence</c> is the period of your life in which you develop from being a child into being an adult.

adolescent adolescents n An <c>adolescent</c> is a young person who is no longer a child but who has not yet become an adult.

adopt adopts, adopting, adopted vt If you <c>adopt</c> someone else's child, you take it into your own family and make it legally your own.

गोद लेना
adj An <c>adopted</c> child is one which has been adopted.

adoption adoptions n <c>Adoption</c> is the act of adopting a child.

गोद लेना
adore adores, adoring, adored vt If you <c>adore</c> someone, you love and admire them.

बहुत प्यार करना
adj <c>Adriatic</c> means of or relating to the Adriatic Sea, or to the inhabitants of its coast or islands.

Adriatic Sea
n The <c>Adriatic Sea</c> is an arm of the Mediterranean between Italy and the Balkan Peninsula.

एड्रियाटिक सागर
adult adults n An <c>adult</c> is a mature, fully developed person. An adult has reached the age when they are legally responsible for their actions.

adult education
n <c>Adult education</c> is education for adults in a variety of subjects, most of which are practical, not academic. Classes are often held in the evenings.

प्रौढ़ शिक्षा
advance advances, advancing, advanced n An <c>advance</c> is money which is lent or paid to someone before they would normally receive it.


vi To <c>advance</c> means to move forward, often in order to attack someone.

आगे बढ़ना
adj An <c>advanced</c> system, method, or design is modern and has been developed from an earlier version of the same thing.

advantage advantages n An <c>advantage</c> is something that puts you in a better position than other people.

n The <c>advent</c> of something is the fact of it starting or coming into existence.
formal आगमन
adventure adventures n An <c>adventure</c> is a series of events that you become involved in that are unusual, exciting, and perhaps dangerous.

रोमांचक कार्य
adj An <c>adventurous</c> person is willing to take risks and eager to have new experiences.

adverb adverbs n In grammar, an <c>adverb</c> is a word such as `slowly' or `very' which adds information about time, place, or manner.

adversary adversaries n Your <c>adversary</c> is someone you are competing with or fighting against.

advert adverts n An <c>advert</c> is an announcement in a newspaper, on television, or on a poster about something such as a product, event, or job.

advertise advertises, advertising, advertised v If you <c>advertise</c>, or <c>advertise</c> something such as a product, event, or job, you tell people about it in newspapers, on television, or on posters.

विज्ञापन देना
advertisement advertisements n An <c>advertisement</c> is an announcement in a newspaper, on television, or on a poster that tells people about a product, event, or job vacancy.
written विज्ञापन
n <c>Advertising</c> is the business activity of encouraging people to buy products, go to events, or apply for jobs.

n If you give someone <c>advice</c>, you tell them what you think they should do.

adj If you tell someone that it is <c>advisable</c> to do something, you are suggesting that they should do it.
formal उचित
advise advises, advising, advised vt If you <c>advise</c> someone to do something, you tell them what you think they should do.

सलाह देना
aerial aerials n An <c>aerial</c> is a piece of metal equipment that receives television or radio signals.

विद्युत ग्राहक
npl <c>Aerobics</c> is a form of exercise which increases the amount of oxygen in your blood and strengthens your heart and lungs.

एक प्रकार की कसरत
aerosol aerosols n An <c>aerosol</c> is a small container in which a liquid such as paint is kept under pressure. When you press a button, the liquid is forced out as a fine spray or foam.

छिड़काव करने वाली बोतल
affair affairs n You refer to an event as an <c>affair</c> when you are talking about it in a general way.

affect affects, affecting, affected vt When something <c>affects</c> someone or something, it influences them or causes them to change.

प्रभावित करना
adj If you are <c>affectionate</c>, you show your fondness for another person in your behaviour.

afford affords, affording, afforded vt If you cannot <c>afford</c> something, you do not have enough money to pay for it.

वहन करना
adj If something is <c>affordable</c>, people have enough money to buy it.

वहन करने योग्य
Afghan Afghans adj <c>Afghan</c> means belonging or relating to Afghanistan, or to its people or language.


n An <c>Afghan</c> is a person from Afghanistan.

n <c>Afghanistan</c> is a republic in central Asia.

adj If you are <c>afraid</c> of someone or <c>afraid</c> to do something, you are frightened because you think that something horrible is going to happen.

n <c>Africa</c> is the second largest of the continents. It is located to the south of Europe.

African Africans adj <c>African</c> means belonging or relating to the continent of Africa.


n An <c>African</c> is someone who comes from Africa.

n <c>Afrikaans</c> is one of the official languages of South Africa.

Afrikaner Afrikaners n An <c>Afrikaner</c> is one of the white people in South Africa whose ancestors were Dutch.

अफ़्रीकेनर-दक्षिण अफ़्रीका की श्वेत आबादी से संबद्ध ऐसा व्यक्ति, जिसके पूर्वज डच थे
conj If something happens <c>after</c> another thing, it happens later than it.

बाद He arrived after I had left.

prep If something happens <c>after</c> another thing, it happens later than it.

बाद में I watched television after dinner.

prep If you go <c>after</c> a person or thing, you follow them or chase them.

के पीछे They ran after her.
afternoon afternoons n The <c>afternoon</c> is the part of each day which begins at 12 o'clock lunchtime and ends at about six o'clock.

npl <c>Afters</c> is a dessert or sweet.
informal भोजन के बाद खाया जाने वाला मिठाई
n <c>Aftershave</c> is a liquid with a pleasant smell that men sometimes put on their faces after shaving.

हजामत के बाद लगाया जाने वाला सुगंधित द्रव्य
adv If something is done or happens <c>afterwards</c>, it is done or happens later than a particular event or time that has already been described.

adv If something happens <c>again</c>, it happens another time.

prep If something is <c>against</c> another thing, it is touching it.

के सहारे He leaned against the wall.

prep If you play <c>against</c> someone in a game, you try to beat them.

विरुद्ध The two teams played against one another.
age ages n Your <c>age</c> is the number of years that you have lived.

adj You use <c>aged</c> followed by a number to say how old someone is.

उम्र का
age limit age limits n An <c>age limit</c> is the oldest or youngest age at which you are allowed under particular regulations to do something.

आयु सीमा
agency agencies n An <c>agency</c> is a business which provides services for a person or another business.

agenda agendas n An <c>agenda</c> is a list of items to be discussed at a meeting.

agent agents n An <c>agent</c> is someone who arranges work or business for someone else.

adj An <c>aggressive</c> person behaves angrily or violently towards other people.

AGM AGMs abbr The <c>AGM</c> of a company or organization is a meeting which it holds once a year in order to discuss the previous year's activities and accounts. <c>AGM</c> is an abbreviation for `Annual General Meeting'.

ए. जी. एम./वार्षिक सार्वजनिक बैठक हेतु संक्षिप्त रूप
adv You use <c>ago</c> to talk about a time in the past.

agree agrees, agreeing, agreed v If you <c>agree</c> with someone, you have the same opinion about something.

सहमत होना
adj If people are <c>agreed</c> on something, they have reached a joint decision on it or have the same opinion about it.

agreement agreements n An <c>agreement</c> is a decision that two or more people, groups, or countries have made together.

adj <c>Agricultural</c> means involving or relating to agriculture.

कृषि संबंधी
n <c>Agriculture</c> is farming and the methods used to look after crops and animals.

adv Someone who is <c>ahead</c> of another person is in front of them.

n <c>Aid</c> is money, equipment, or services that are provided for people, countries, or organizations who need them but cannot provide them for themselves.

n <c>AIDS</c> is an illness which destroys the natural system of protection that the body has against disease. <c>AIDS</c> is an abbreviation for `acquired immune deficiency syndrome'.

एड्स- एक यौनजनित बीमारी
aim aims, aiming, aimed n The <c>aim</c> of something that you do is the purpose for which you do it.


v If you <c>aim</c> for something or <c>aim</c> to do it, you plan or hope to achieve it.

उद्देश्य रखना
n <c>Air</c> is the mixture of gases which forms the earth's atmosphere and which we breathe.

airbag airbags n An <c>airbag</c> is a safety device in a car which automatically fills with air if the car crashes, and is designed to protect the people in the car when they are thrown forward in the crash.

adj If a room is <c>air-conditioned</c>, the air in it is kept cool and dry by means of a special machine.

air conditioning
n <c>Air conditioning</c> is a method of providing buildings and vehicles with cool air.

aircraft aircraft n An <c>aircraft</c> is a vehicle which can fly, for example an aeroplane or a helicopter.

air force air forces n An <c>air force</c> is the part of a country's military organization that is concerned with fighting in the air.

air hostess air hostesses n An <c>air hostess</c> is a woman whose job is to look after passengers in an aircraft.
old-fashioned विमान परिचारिका
airline airlines n An <c>airline</c> is a company which provides regular services carrying people or goods in aeroplanes.

विमान सेवा कंपनी
n <c>Airmail</c> is the system of sending letters, parcels, and goods by air.

हवाई डाक
airport airports n An <c>airport</c> is a place where aircraft land and take off, usually with a lot of buildings and facilities.

हवाई अड्डा
adj If you are <c>airsick</c>, you are sick or nauseated from travelling in an aircraft.

हवाई यात्रा से बीमार
n A country's <c>airspace</c> is the part of the sky that is over that country and is considered to belong to that country.

हवाई क्षेत्र
adj If a container is <c>airtight</c>, its lid fits so tightly that no air can get in or out.

air traffic controller air traffic controllers n An <c>air traffic controller</c> is someone whose job is to organize the routes that aircraft should follow, and to tell pilots by radio which routes they should take.

वायु-परिवहन नियंत्रक
aisle aisles n An <c>aisle</c> is a long narrow gap that people can walk along between rows of seats in a public building such as a church, or between rows of shelves in a supermarket.

n <c>Alarm</c> is a feeling of fear or anxiety that something unpleasant or dangerous might happen.

आकस्मिक भय
alarm clock alarm clocks n An <c>alarm clock</c> is a clock that you can set to make a noise so that it wakes you up at a particular time.

अलार्म घड़ी
adj Something that is <c>alarming</c> makes you feel afraid or anxious that something unpleasant or dangerous might happen.

n <c>Albania</c> is a republic in south-east Europe, on the Balkan Peninsula.

Albanian Albanians adj <c>Albanian</c> means belonging or relating to Albania, its people, language, or culture.


n An <c>Albanian</c> is a person who comes from Albania.


n <c>Albanian</c> is the language spoken by people who live in Albania.

album albums n An <c>album</c> is a CD, record, or cassette with music on it.

n Drinks that can make people drunk, such as beer, wine, and whisky, can be referred to as <c>alcohol</c>.

अल्कोहल-मादक पेय
adj Beer or wine which is <c>alcohol-free</c> contains only a trace of alcohol.

अल्कोहल-रहित या मादक द्रव्य रहित
alcoholic alcoholics adj <c>Alcoholic</c> drinks contain alcohol.

अल्कोहलिक- मादक

n An <c>alcoholic</c> is someone who is addicted to alcohol.

alert alerts, alerting, alerted adj If you are <c>alert</c>, you are paying full attention to things around you and are ready to deal with anything that might happen.


vt If you <c>alert</c> someone to a situation, especially a dangerous or unpleasant situation, you tell them about it.

सावधान करना
n <c>Algeria</c> is a republic in north-west Africa, on the Mediterranean.

Algerian Algerians adj <c>Algerian</c> means belonging or relating to Algeria, or its people or culture.


n An <c>Algerian</c> is an Algerian citizen or a person of Algerian origin.

prep You use <c>alias</c> when you are mentioning another name that someone, especially a criminal or an actor, is known by.

उर्फ़ ...the defendant Pericles Pericleous, alias Peter Smith.
alibi alibis n If you have an <c>alibi</c>, you can prove that you were somewhere else when a crime was committed.

अनुपस्थिति का कारण
alien aliens n An <c>alien</c> is someone who is not a legal citizen of the country in which they live.
formal विदेशी
adj If people or animals are <c>alive</c>, they are living.

det You use <c>all</c> to talk about everything, everyone, or the whole of something.

सब Did you eat all of it?

pron You use <c>all</c> to talk about everything, everyone, or the whole of something.

सब We make our own hair-care products, all based on herbal recipes.
n <c>Allah</c> is the name of God in Islam.

allegation allegations n An <c>allegation</c> is a statement saying that someone has done something wrong.

adj An <c>alleged</c> fact has been stated but has not been proved to be true.
formal कथित
adj If you are <c>allergic</c> to something, or have an <c>allergic</c> reaction to it, you become ill or get a rash when you eat it, smell it, or touch it.

allergy allergies n If you have a particular <c>allergy</c>, you become ill or get a rash when you eat, smell, or touch something that does not normally make people ill.

alley alleys n An <c>alley</c> or <c>alleyway</c> is a narrow passage or street with buildings or walls on both sides.

संकरी गली
alliance alliances n An <c>alliance</c> is a group of countries or political parties that are formally united and working together because they have similar aims.

alligator alligators n An <c>alligator</c> is a large reptile with short legs, a long tail and very powerful jaws.

allow allows, allowing, allowed vt If someone <c>is allowed</c> to do something, it is all right for them to do it.

अनुमति देना
all right
adv If something goes <c>all right</c>, it happens in a satisfactory manner.
informal ठीक-ठाक

adj If you say that something is <c>all right</c>, you mean that it is good enough.
informal ठीक-ठाक
ally allies n An <c>ally</c> is a country, organization, or person that helps and supports another.

almond almonds n An <c>almond</c> is a kind of pale oval nut.

adv <c>Almost</c> means very nearly.

adj When you are <c>alone</c>, you are not with any other people.

prep If you walk <c>along</c> a road or other place, you move towards one end of it.

के किनारे/समानांतर We walked along the street.

adv If you bring something <c>along</c> when you go somewhere, you bring it with you.

साथ में
adv When you speak or read <c>aloud</c>, you speak so that other people can hear you.

ऊंची आवाज़ में
alphabet alphabets n The <c>alphabet</c> is the set of letters in a fixed order which is used for writing the words of a language.

npl The <c>Alps</c> are a mountain range in south central Europe.

आल्प्स- दक्षिण मध्य यूरोप की एक पर्वत श्रृंखला
adv You use <c>already</c> to show that something has happened before the present time.

पहले से ही
adv You use <c>also</c> to give more information about something.

altar altars n An <c>altar</c> is a holy table in a church or temple.

alter alters, altering, altered v If something <c>alters</c>, or if you <c>alter</c> it, it changes.

adj <c>Alternate</c> actions, events, or processes regularly occur after each other.

बारी-बारी से
alternative alternatives adj An <c>alternative</c> plan or offer is different from the one that you already have, and can be done or used instead.


n If one thing is an <c>alternative</c> to another, the first can be found, used, or done instead of the second.

adv You use <c>alternatively</c> to introduce a suggestion or to mention something different from what has just been stated.

की बजाए
conj You use <c>although</c> to add information that changes what you have already said.

यद्यपि They all play basketball, although on different teams.

conj You use <c>although</c> to start talking about an idea that is not what you would expect.

हालांकि I can remember seeing it on TV, although I was only six.
altitude altitudes n If something is at a particular <c>altitude</c>, it is at that height above sea level.

समुद्र तट से ऊँचाई
adv If you say that different numbers of people or things add up to something <c>altogether</c>, you mean that you have counted all of them.

कुल मिलाकर
n <c>Aluminium</c> is a lightweight metal used for making things such as cooking equipment and aircraft parts.

अल्युमिनियम-एक हल्की धातु
adv If you <c>always</c> do something, you do it every time or all the time.

Alzheimer's disease
n <c>Alzheimer's disease</c> is a condition in which a person's brain gradually stops working properly.

अल्ज़ाइमर रोग
abbr <c>a.m.</c> after a number indicates that the number refers to a particular time between midnight and noon.

पूर्वाह्न के लिए संक्षिप्त रूप
amateur amateurs n An <c>amateur</c> is someone who does a particular activity as a hobby, not as a job.

amaze amazes, amazing, amazed vt If something <c>amazes</c> you, it surprises you very much.

चकित करना
adj If you are <c>amazed</c>, you are very surprised.

adj If something is <c>amazing</c>, it is very surprising and makes you feel pleasure or admiration.

ambassador ambassadors n An <c>ambassador</c> is an important official living in a foreign country who represents the government of his or her own country.

n <c>Amber</c> is a hard yellowish-brown substance used for making jewellery.

ambition ambitions n If you have an <c>ambition</c> to achieve something, you want very much to achieve it.

adj Someone who is <c>ambitious</c> wants to be successful, rich, or powerful.

ambulance ambulances n An <c>ambulance</c> is a vehicle for taking people to and from hospital.

npl <c>Amenities</c> are things such as shopping centres or sports facilities that are for people's convenience or enjoyment.

n <c>America</c> is the American continent, including North, South, and Central America.

American Americans adj <c>American</c> means belonging or relating to the United States of America, or to its people or culture.


n An <c>American</c> is a person who comes from the United States of America.

American football
n <c>American football</c> is a game similar to rugby that is played by two teams of eleven players using an oval-shaped ball.

अमेरिकी फ़ुटबॉल
prep Someone or something that is <c>among</c> a group of things or people has them around them.

के बीच में There were children sitting among adults.

prep If something happens <c>among</c> a group of people, it happens in that group.

में Discuss it among yourselves.
amount amounts n An <c>amount</c> of something is how much of it you have, need, or get.

amp amps n An <c>amp</c> is a unit which is used for measuring electric current.

एम्पियर-विद्युत धारा का मात्रक
amplifier amplifiers n An <c>amplifier</c> is an electronic device in a radio or stereo system, which causes sounds or signals to become louder.

एम्प्लिफ़ायर-एक ध्वनिवर्द्धक उपकरण
amuse amuses, amusing, amused vt If something <c>amuses</c> you, it makes you want to laugh or smile.

मनोरंजन करना
amusement arcade amusement arcades n An <c>amusement arcade</c> is a place where you can play games on machines which work when you put money in them.

मशीन में पैसे डालकर खेल खेलने का स्थान
det <c>An</c> means the same as <c>a</c>, but you use <c>an</c> before words that begin with the sound of <c>a, e, i, o,</c> or <c>u</c>.

एक He started eating an apple.
adj Someone who is <c>anaemic</c> suffers from a medical condition in which there are too few red cells in their blood, making them feel tired and look pale.

खून की कमी से पीड़ित
anaesthetic anaesthetics n <c>Anaesthetic</c> is a substance used to stop you feeling pain during an operation.

analyse analyses, analysing, analysed vt If you <c>analyse</c> something, you consider it or examine it in order to understand it or to find out what it consists of.

विश्लेषण करना
analysis analyses n <c>Analysis</c> is the process of considering something or examining it in order to understand it or to find out what it consists of.

ancestor ancestors n Your <c>ancestors</c> are the people from whom you are descended.

anchor anchors n An <c>anchor</c> is a heavy hooked object at the end of a chain that is dropped from a boat into the water to make the boat stay in one place.

anchovy anchovies n <c>Anchovies</c> are small fish that live in the sea. They are often eaten salted.

एक प्रकार की छोटी मछली
adj <c>Ancient</c> means very old, or having existed for a long time.

conj You use <c>and</c> to join two or more words or ideas.

और She and her husband have already gone.
npl The <c>Andes</c> are a major mountain system of South America.

एंडीज़-दक्षिण अमेरिकी पर्वत श्रृंखला
n <c>Andorra</c> is a small, mountainous country in south-west Europe, between France and Spain.

एण्डोरा-दक्षिणी-पश्चिमी यूरोप की एक पहाड़ी रियासत
angel angels n <c>Angels</c> are spiritual beings that some people believe are God's messengers and servants in heaven.

n <c>Anger</c> is the strong emotion that you feel when you think someone has behaved in an unfair, cruel, or unacceptable way.

n <c>Angina</c> is severe pain in the chest and left arm, caused by heart disease.

angle angles n An <c>angle</c> is the difference in direction between two lines or surfaces. Angles are measured in degrees.

angler anglers n An <c>angler</c> is someone who fishes with a fishing rod as a hobby.

शौकिया बंशी से मछली पकड़ने वाला
n <c>Angling</c> is the activity of fishing with a fishing rod.

बंशी से मछली पकड़ना
n <c>Angola</c> is a republic in south-west Africa, on the Atlantic.

अंगोला-दक्षिणी-पश्चिमी अफ़्रीका का एक गणराज्य
Angolan Angolans adj <c>Angolan</c> means belonging or relating to Angola or its people.


n An <c>Angolan</c> is someone who comes from Angola.

angry angrier, angriest adj When you are <c>angry</c>, you feel strong emotion about something that you consider unfair, cruel, or insulting.

animal animals n Any living creature other than a human being can be referred to as an <c>animal</c>.

n <c>Aniseed</c> is a substance made from the seeds of the anise plant. It is used as a flavouring in sweets, drinks, and medicine.

ankle ankles n Your <c>ankle</c> is the joint where your foot joins your leg.

anniversary anniversaries n An <c>anniversary</c> is a date which is remembered or celebrated because a special event happened on that date in a previous year.

announce announces, announcing, announced vt If you <c>announce</c> something, you tell people about it publicly or officially.

घोषणा करना
announcement announcements n An <c>announcement</c> is a public statement which gives information about something that has happened or that will happen.

annoy annoys, annoying, annoyed vt If someone <c>annoys</c> you, they make you quite angry and impatient.

खीझ दिलाना
adj An <c>annoying</c> person or action makes you feel quite angry and impatient.

खिझाने वाला
adj <c>Annual</c> means happening or done once every year.

adv If something happens <c>annually</c>, it happens once every year.

वार्षिक रूप से
adj If you remain <c>anonymous</c> when you do something, you do not let people know that you were the person who did it.

anorak anoraks n An <c>anorak</c> is a warm waterproof jacket, usually with a hood.

टोपी वाला बरसाती जैकेट
n <c>Anorexia</c> or <c>anorexia nervosa</c> is an illness in which a person refuses to eat enough because they have a fear of becoming fat.

एनोरेक्सिया-आहार संबंधी विकार
adj If someone is <c>anorexic</c>, they are suffering from anorexia and so are very thin.

एनोरेक्सिक-आहार संबंधी विकार से ग्रस्त
det You use <c>another</c> to mean one more.

एक और She ate another cake.
answer answers, answering, answered n An <c>answer</c> is something that you say or write when you answer someone.


v When you <c>answer</c> someone who has asked you something, you say something back to them.

जवाब देना
answering machine answering machines n An <c>answering machine</c> is a device which records telephone messages while you are out.

आंसरिंग मशीन
answerphone answerphones n An <c>answerphone</c> is a device which you connect to your telephone and which records telephone calls while you are out.

ant ants n <c>Ants</c> are small crawling insects that live in large groups.

antagonize antagonizes, antagonizing, antagonized vt If you <c>antagonize</c> someone, you make them feel hostile towards you.

बैर मोल लेना
n The <c>Antarctic</c> is the area around the South Pole.

अंटार्कटिक क्षेत्र
n <c>Antarctica</c> is a continent around the South Pole. It is extremely cold and there is very little light in winter and very little darkness in summer.

अंटार्कटिका महाद्वीप
antelope antelopes, antelope n An <c>antelope</c> is an animal like a deer, with long legs and horns, that lives in Africa or Asia. Antelopes are graceful and can run fast.

adj <c>Antenatal</c> means relating to the medical care of women when they are expecting a baby.

anthem anthems n An <c>anthem</c> is a song or hymn written for a special occasion.

n <c>Anthropology</c> is the study of people, society, and culture.

antibiotic antibiotics n <c>Antibiotics</c> are drugs that are used in medicine to kill bacteria and to cure infections.

antibody antibodies n <c>Antibodies</c> are substances which your body produces in order to fight diseases.

adv If something is moving <c>anticlockwise</c>, it is moving in the opposite direction to the direction in which the hands of a clock move.

antidepressant antidepressants n An <c>antidepressant</c> is a drug which is used to treat people who are suffering from depression.

अवसादरोधी दवा
antidote antidotes n An <c>antidote</c> is a chemical substance that controls the effect of a poison.

विष नाशक दवा
n <c>Antifreeze</c> is a liquid which is added to water to stop it freezing. It is used in car radiators in cold weather.

पानी को जमने से रोकने वाला द्रव
antihistamine antihistamines n An <c>antihistamine</c> is a drug that is used to treat allergies.

एंटीहिस्टमीन-एलर्जी की दवा
antiperspirant antiperspirants n An <c>antiperspirant</c> is a substance that you put on your skin to stop you from sweating.

antique antiques n An <c>antique</c> is an old object which is valuable because of its beauty or rarity.

प्राचीन वस्तु
antique shop antique shops n An <c>antique shop</c> is a shop where antiques are sold.

प्राचीन वस्तुओं की दुकान
antiseptic antiseptics n <c>Antiseptic</c> kills harmful bacteria.

रोगाणु रोधक
anxiety anxieties n <c>Anxiety</c> is a feeling of nervousness or worry.

det You use <c>any</c> to mean some of a thing.

किंचित/कुछ भी Is there any juice left?

pron <c>Any</c> is used in negative sentences to show that no person or thing is involved.

कोई भी The children needed new clothes and we couldn't afford any.

det You use <c>any</c> to show that it does not matter which one.

कोई भी Take any book you want.
pron You use <c>anybody</c> to talk about a person, when it does not matter which one.

कोई/कोई व्यक्ति Is there anybody there?
adv You use <c>anyhow</c> to give the idea that something is true even though other things have been said.

किसी भी तरह से
adv If something does not happen or is not true <c>anymore</c>, it has stopped happening or is no longer true.

अब/इसके बाद
pron You use <c>anyone</c> to talk about a person, when it does not matter who.

कोई भी/किसी को Don't tell anyone.
pron You use <c>anything</c> to talk about a thing, when it does not matter which one.

कुछ भी I can't see anything.
adv You use <c>anytime</c> to mean a point in time that is not fixed.

कभी भी
adv You use <c>anyway</c> or <c>anyhow</c> to give the idea that something is true even though other things have been said.

फिर भी
adv You use <c>anywhere</c> to talk about a place, when it does not matter which one.

कहीं भी
adv When things are <c>apart</c>, there is a space or a distance between them.


adv If you take something <c>apart</c>, you take it to pieces.

अलग-अलग करना
apart from
prep You use <c>apart from</c> when you are giving an exception to a general statement.

के अलावा The room was empty apart from one man sitting beside the fire.
apartment apartments n An <c>apartment</c> is a set of rooms for living in, usually on one floor of a large building.

बड़ी ईमारत की एक आवासीय इकाई
aperitif aperitifs n An <c>aperitif</c> is an alcoholic drink that you have before a meal.

अपेरटीफ़-मादक पेय
aperture apertures n An <c>aperture</c> is a narrow hole or gap.
formal झिरी
apologize apologizes, apologizing, apologized vi When you <c>apologize</c> to someone, you say that you are sorry that you have hurt them or caused trouble for them.

क्षमा मांगना
apology apologies n An <c>apology</c> is something that you say or write in order to tell someone that you are sorry that you have hurt them or caused trouble for them.

क्षमा याचना
apostrophe apostrophes n An <c>apostrophe</c> is the mark <c>'</c> that shows that one or more letters have been removed from a word, as in `isn't'. It is also added to nouns to show possession, as in `the girl's doll'.

वर्णलोप या संबंधकारक चिह्न
adj Something that is <c>appalling</c> is so bad that it shocks you.

apparatus apparatuses n The <c>apparatus</c> of an organization or system is its structure and method of operation.

adj An <c>apparent</c> situation seems to be the case, although you cannot be certain that it is.

adv You use <c>apparently</c> to refer to something that seems to be the case although it may not be.

ज़ाहिर तौर पर
appeal appeals, appealing, appealed n An <c>appeal</c> is a serious and urgent request.


vi If you <c>appeal</c> to someone to do something, you make a serious and urgent request to them.

आग्रह करना
appear appears, appearing, appeared vt If something <c>appears</c> to be the way you describe it, it seems that way.

दिखाई देना
appearance appearances n When someone makes an <c>appearance</c> at a public event or in a broadcast, they take part in it.

n <c>Appendicitis</c> is an illness in which a person's appendix is infected and painful.

आंत का फोड़ा
appetite appetites n Your <c>appetite</c> is your desire to eat.

applaud applauds, applauding, applauded v When a group of people <c>applaud</c> or <c>applaud</c> someone, they clap their hands to show that they have enjoyed a performance.

प्रशंसा से ताली बजाना
n <c>Applause</c> is the noise made by a group of people clapping their hands to show approval.

ताली बजा कर की गई प्रशंसा
apple apples n An <c>apple</c> is a round fruit with a smooth skin and firm white flesh.

apple pie apple pies n An <c>apple pie</c> is a kind of pie made with apples.

सेब से बना एक मिठाई
appliance appliances n An <c>appliance</c> is a device such as a vacuum cleaner that does a particular job in your home.
formal उपकरण
applicant applicants n An <c>applicant</c> for a job or position is someone who applies for it.

application applications n An <c>application</c> for something such as a job or a place at a college is a formal written request to be given it.

application form application forms n An <c>application form</c> is a formal written request for something such as a job or membership of an organization.

आवेदन पत्र
apply applies, applying, applied v If you <c>apply</c> for something or to something, you ask to be allowed to have it or do it.

आवेदन करना
appoint appoints, appointing, appointed vt If you <c>appoint</c> someone to a job or post, you formally choose them for it.

नियुक्त करना
appointment appointments n The <c>appointment</c> of a person to a particular job is the choice of that person to do it.

appreciate appreciates, appreciating, appreciated vt If you <c>appreciate</c> something, you like it because you recognize its good qualities.

सराहना करना
adj Someone who is <c>apprehensive</c> is afraid that something bad may happen.

apprentice apprentices n An <c>apprentice</c> is a person who works with someone in order to learn their skill.

approach approaches, approaching, approached v When you <c>approach</c> something, you get closer to it.

समीप पहुँचना
adj Something that is <c>appropriate</c> is suitable or acceptable for a particular situation.

n If a plan or request gets someone's <c>approval</c>, they agree to it.

approve approves, approving, approved vi If you <c>approve</c> of something or someone, you like them or think they are good.

स्वीकृति देना
adj <c>Approximate</c> figures are close to the correct figure, but are not exact.

adv <c>Approximately</c> means close to, around, or roughly.

लगभग रूप से
apricot apricots n An <c>apricot</c> is a small, soft, round fruit with yellow-orange flesh and a stone inside.

April Aprils n <c>April</c> is the fourth month of the year.

April Fools' Day
n <c>April Fools' Day</c> is the 1st of April, the day on which people traditionally play tricks on each other.

मूर्ख दिवस
apron aprons n An <c>apron</c> is a piece of clothing that you put on over the front of your clothes to prevent them from getting dirty.

aquarium aquariums, aquaria n An <c>aquarium</c> is a building, often in a zoo, where fish and underwater animals are kept.

n <c>Aquarius</c> is one of the twelve signs of the zodiac. Its symbol is a person pouring water. People who are born between 20th January and 18th February come under this sign.

कुंभ राशि
Arab Arabs adj <c>Arab</c> means belonging or relating to Arabs or to their countries or customs.


n <c>Arabs</c> are people who speak Arabic and who come from the Middle East and parts of North Africa.

n <c>Arabic</c> is a language that is spoken in the Middle East and in parts of North Africa.


adj Something that is <c>Arabic</c> belongs or relates to the language, writing, or culture of the Arabs.

n <c>Arbitration</c> is the judging of a dispute between people or groups by someone who is not involved.

arch arches n An <c>arch</c> is a structure which is made when two columns join at the top in a curve.

archaeologist archaeologists n An <c>archaeologist</c> is a person who studies the past by examining the remains of things such as buildings and tools.

n <c>Archaeology</c> is the study of the past by examining the remains of things such as buildings and tools.

पुरातत्व विज्ञान
architect architects n An <c>architect</c> is a person who designs buildings.

n <c>Architecture</c> is the art of designing and constructing buildings.

archive archives n <c>Archives</c> are collections of documents that contain information about the history of an organization or group of people.

n The <c>Arctic</c> is the area of the world around the North Pole. It is extremely cold and there is very little light in winter and very little darkness in summer.

आर्कटिक क्षेत्र
Arctic Circle
n <c>The Arctic Circle</c> is an imaginary line drawn around the northern part of the world at approximately 66° North.

आर्कटिक वृत्त
Arctic Ocean
n The <c>Arctic Ocean</c> is the ocean surrounding the North Pole, north of the Arctic Circle.

आर्कटिक महासागर
area areas n An <c>area</c> is a particular part of a city, a country, or the world.

n <c>Argentina</c> is a republic in southern South America.

अर्जेंटीना-दक्षिणी अमेरिका का गणराज्य
Argentinian Argentinians adj <c>Argentinian</c> means belonging or relating to Argentina or its people.


n An <c>Argentinian</c> is someone who comes from Argentina .

argue argues, arguing, argued vi If you <c>argue</c> with someone, you disagree with them about something, often angrily.

तर्क करना
argument arguments n If people have an <c>argument</c>, they disagree with each other, often angrily.

n <c>Aries</c> is one of the twelve signs of the zodiac. Its symbol is a ram. People who are born between 21st March and 19th April come under this sign.

मेष राशि
arm arms n Your <c>arms</c> are the two parts of your body between your shoulders and your hands.

armchair armchairs n An <c>armchair</c> is a comfortable chair with a support on each side for your arms.

हत्थेवाली कुर्सी
adj Someone who is <c>armed</c> is carrying a weapon.

n <c>Armenia</c> is a republic in north-west Asia.

अर्मेनिया-उत्तरी-पश्चिमी एशिया का एक गणराज्य
Armenian Armenians adj <c>Armenian</c> means of or relating to Armenia, its inhabitants, their language, or the Armenian Church.


n An <c>Armenian</c> is a native or inhabitant of Armenia or an Armenian-speaking person elsewhere.


n <c>Armenian</c> is the language spoken by people who live in Armenia.

n In former times, <c>armour</c> was special metal clothing that soldiers wore for protection in battle.

armpit armpits n Your <c>armpits</c> are the areas of your body under your arms where your arms join your shoulders.

army armies n An <c>army</c> is a large organized group of people who are armed and trained to fight.

aroma aromas n An <c>aroma</c> is a strong pleasant smell.

n <c>Aromatherapy</c> is a type of treatment which involves massaging the body with special fragrant oils.

सुगंध चिकित्सा
adv <c>Around</c> means surrounding, or on all sides of.

घेरे हुए

prep Things or people that are <c>around</c> a place or object surround it or are on all sides of it.

चारों ओर There were lots of people around her.

prep You use <c>around</c> to say that something is in every part of a place.

चारों तरफ़/हर ओर His toys lay around the room.

prep <c>Around</c> means near to something.

आस-पास/लगभग We left around noon.
arrange arranges, arranging, arranged v If you <c>arrange</c> something, you make plans for it to happen.

प्रबंध करना

vt If you <c>arrange</c> things somewhere, you put them in a way that looks tidy or pretty.

व्यवस्थित करना
arrangement arrangements n <c>Arrangements</c> are plans and preparations which you make so that something can happen.

npl <c>Arrears</c> are amounts of money that someone owes. If someone is <c>in arrears</c> with regular payments, they have not paid them.

arrest arrests, arresting, arrested n An <c>arrest</c> is the act of taking a person into custody, especially under lawful authority.


vt If the police <c>arrest</c> you, they take charge of you and take you to a police station, because they believe you may have committed a crime.

गिरफ़्तार करना
arrival arrivals n Your <c>arrival</c> at a place is the act of arriving there.

arrive arrives, arriving, arrived vi When you <c>arrive</c> at a place, you reach it at the end of a journey.

adj If you say that someone is <c>arrogant</c>, you disapprove of them because they behave as if they are better than other people.

arrow arrows n An <c>arrow</c> is a long, thin stick with a sharp point at one end.


n An <c>arrow</c> is a sign that shows you which way to go.

तीर का चिह्न
n <c>Arson</c> is the crime of deliberately setting fire to a building or vehicle.

n <c>Art</c> is paintings, drawings, and sculpture which are beautiful or which express an artist's ideas.

artery arteries n Your <c>arteries</c> are the tubes that carry blood from your heart to the rest of your body.

art gallery art galleries n An <c>art gallery</c> is a building where paintings and other works of art are shown to the public.

कला वीथि
n <c>Arthritis</c> is a condition in which the joints in someone's body are swollen and painful.

artichoke artichokes n An <c>artichoke</c> or a <c>globe artichoke</c> is a round vegetable with thick green leaves arranged like the petals of a flower.

हाथीचक-एक सब्ज़ी
article articles n An <c>article</c> is a piece of writing in a newspaper or magazine.

adj <c>Artificial</c> objects, materials, or situations do not occur naturally and are created by people.

artist artists n An <c>artist</c> is someone who draws, paints, or produces other works of art.

adj Someone who is <c>artistic</c> is good at drawing or painting, or arranging things in a beautiful way.

art school art schools n An <c>art school</c> is a college that specializes in art.

कला विद्यालय
conj If one thing happens <c>as</c> a different thing happens, it happens at the same time.

जैसे ही We shut the door behind us as we entered.

prep You use <c>as</c> when you are talking about somebody's job.

के रूप में He works as a doctor.
abbr <c>asap</c> is an abbreviation for `as soon as possible'.

जितना जल्द हो सके
as ... as
adv You use the structure <c>as ... as</c> when you are comparing things, or emphasizing how large or small something is.

जिस तरह
adj If someone is <c>ashamed</c> of something or someone, they feel embarrassed about it or guilty because of it.

ashtray ashtrays n An <c>ashtray</c> is a small dish in which people put the ash from their cigarettes and cigars.

Ash Wednesday
n <c>Ash Wednesday</c> is the first day of Lent.

ईसाइयों के चालीस दिवसीय व्रत का पहला दिन
n <c>Asia</c> is the largest of the continents, bordering on the Arctic Ocean, the Pacific Ocean, the Indian Ocean, and the Mediterranean and Red Seas in the west.

एशिया महाद्वीप
Asian Asians adj <c>Asian</c> means belonging or relating to Asia.


n An <c>Asian</c> is a person who comes from a country or region in Asia.

adv If you move something <c>aside</c>, you move it to one side of you.

एक ओर/अलग
ask asks, asking, asked vt If you <c>ask</c> someone a question, you say that you want to know something.

ask for
v If you <c>ask for</c> something, you say that you want it.

के लिए पूछना She asked for some sweets.
adj Someone who is <c>asleep</c> is sleeping.

n <c>Asparagus</c> is a vegetable with green shoots that you cook and eat.

शतावर-एक सब्ज़ी
aspect aspects n An <c>aspect</c> of something is one of the parts of its character or nature.

aspirin aspirins, aspirin n <c>Aspirin</c> is a mild drug which reduces pain and fever.

दर्द निवारक औषधि
assembly assemblies n An <c>assembly</c> is a group of people gathered together for a particular purpose.

asset assets n If something that you have is an <c>asset</c>, it is useful to you.

assignment assignments n An <c>assignment</c> is a piece of work that you are given to do, as part of your job or studies.

n If you give someone <c>assistance</c>, you help them.

assistant assistants n Someone's <c>assistant</c> is a person who helps them in their work.

associate associates adj <c>Associate</c> is used before a rank or title to indicate a slightly different or lower rank or title.


n Your <c>associates</c> are your business colleagues.

association associations n An <c>association</c> is an official group of people who have the same occupation, aim, or interest.

assortment assortments n An <c>assortment</c> is a group of similar things that have different sizes, colours, or qualities.

assume assumes, assuming, assumed vt If you <c>assume</c> that something is true, you suppose that it is true, sometimes wrongly.

मान लेना
assure assures, assuring, assured vt If you <c>assure</c> someone that something is true or will happen, you tell them that it is the case, to make them less worried.

भरोसा दिलाना
n <c>Asthma</c> is an illness which affects the chest and makes breathing difficult.

astonish astonishes, astonishing, astonished vt If someone or something <c>astonishes</c> you, they surprise you very much.

चकित करना
adj If you are <c>astonished</c> by something, you are very surprised about it.

adj Something that is <c>astonishing</c> is very surprising.

n <c>Astrology</c> is the study of the movements of the planets, sun, moon, and stars in the belief that they can influence people's lives.

astronaut astronauts n An <c>astronaut</c> is a person who travels in a spacecraft.

n <c>Astronomy</c> is the scientific study of the stars, planets, and other natural objects in space.

asylum asylums n If a government gives a person from another country <c>asylum</c>, they allow them to stay, usually because they are unable to return home safely for political reasons.

asylum seeker asylum seekers n An <c>asylum seeker</c> is a person who is trying to get asylum in a foreign country.

prep You use <c>at</c> to say where or when something happens or where it is.

पर/के यहां I'll meet you at the information desk at seven o'clock.
atheist atheists n An <c>atheist</c> is a person who believes that there is no God.

athlete athletes n An <c>athlete</c> is a person who takes part in athletics competitions.

adj <c>Athletic</c> means relating to athletes and athletics.

खेलकूद संबंधी
npl <c>Athletics</c> consists of sports such as running, the high jump, and the javelin.

Atlantic Ocean
n The <c>Atlantic Ocean</c> is the second largest ocean in the world.

अटलांटिक महासागर
atlas atlases n An <c>atlas</c> is a book of maps.

मानचित्र पुस्तिका
at least
adv <c>At least</c> means not less than.

कम से कम
atmosphere atmospheres n A planet's <c>atmosphere</c> is the layer of air or other gas around it.

atom atoms n An <c>atom</c> is the smallest possible amount of a chemical element.

atom bomb atom bombs n An <c>atom bomb</c> is a bomb that causes an explosion by a sudden release of energy that results from splitting atoms.

परमाणु बम
adj <c>Atomic</c> means relating to atoms or to the power produced by splitting atoms.

attach attaches, attaching, attached vt If you <c>attach</c> something to an object, you join it or fasten it to the object.

संलग्न करना
adj If you are <c>attached</c> to someone or something, you care deeply about them.

जुड़ा हुआ
attachment attachments n An <c>attachment</c> to someone or something is a love or liking for them.

attack attacks, attacking, attacked n An <c>attack</c> is the act or an instance of attacking.


v To <c>attack</c> a person or place means to try to hurt or damage them using physical violence.

हमला करना
attempt attempts, attempting, attempted n If you make an <c>attempt</c> to do something, you try to do it, often without success.


vt If you <c>attempt</c> to do something, especially something difficult, you try to do it.

प्रयास करना
attend attends, attending, attended v If you <c>attend</c> a meeting or other event, you are at it.

उपस्थित होना
n Someone's <c>attendance</c> at an event or an institution is the fact that they are present at the event or go regularly to the institution.

n If something has your <c>attention</c> or if you are paying <c>attention</c> to it, you have noticed it and are interested in it.

attic attics n An <c>attic</c> is a room at the top of a house, just below the roof.

attitude attitudes n Your <c>attitude</c> to something is the way you think and feel about it.

attract attracts, attracting, attracted vt If something <c>attracts</c> people or animals, it has features that cause them to come to it.

आकर्षित करना
attraction attractions n <c>Attraction</c> is a feeling of liking someone.

adj An <c>attractive</c> person or thing is pleasant to look at.

aubergine aubergines n An <c>aubergine</c> is a vegetable with a smooth purple skin.

adj <c>Auburn</c> hair is reddish brown.

लालपन लिए भूरा रंग
auction auctions n An <c>auction</c> is a sale where goods are sold to the person who offers the highest price.

audience audiences n The <c>audience</c> is all the people who are watching or listening to a play, concert, film, or programme.

दर्शक व श्रोता
audit audits, auditing, audited n An <c>audit</c> is an inspection, correction, and verification of business accounts, conducted by an independent qualified accountant.

लेखा परीक्षण

vt When an accountant <c>audits</c> an organization's accounts, he or she examines the accounts officially in order to make sure that they have been done correctly.

लेखा परीक्षण करना
audition auditions n An <c>audition</c> is a short performance given by an actor, dancer, or musician so that someone can decide if they are good enough to be in a play, film, or orchestra.

कलाकारों के चयन हेतु परीक्षा
auditor auditors n An <c>auditor</c> is an accountant who officially examines the accounts of organizations.

लेखा परीक्षक
August Augusts n <c>August</c> is the eighth month of the year.

aunt aunts n Your <c>aunt</c> is the sister of your mother or father, or the wife of your uncle.

चाची, मामी, मौसी, बुआ
auntie aunties n Someone's <c>auntie</c> is the sister of their mother or father, or the wife of their uncle.
informal चाची, मामी, मौसी, बुआ
au pair au pairs n An <c>au pair</c> is a young person who lives with a family in a foreign country in order to learn their language and help around the house.

एक व्यक्ति, जो विदेश में मेजबान परिवार के सदस्य के रूप में रहते हुए घर के कामों में मदद करता है
n <c>Austerity</c> is a situation in which people's living standards are reduced because of economic difficulties.

n <c>Australasia</c> is Australia, New Zealand, and neighbouring islands in the South Pacific Ocean.

ऑस्ट्रेलेशिया-ऑस्ट्रेलिया, न्यूज़ीलैंड और दक्षिणी प्रशांत महासागर में स्थित द्वीपों के लिए प्रयुक्त शब्दावली
n <c>Australia</c> is a country located between the Indian Ocean and the Pacific.

ऑस्ट्रेलिया-एक देश
Australian Australians adj <c>Australian</c> means belonging or relating to Australia, or to its people or culture.


n An <c>Australian</c> is someone who comes from Australia.

n <c>Austria</c> is a republic in central Europe.

ऑस्ट्रिया- मध्य यूरोप का एक गणराज्य
Austrian Austrians adj <c>Austrian</c> means belonging or relating to Austria, or to its people or culture.


n An <c>Austrian</c> is a person who comes from Austria.

adj If something is <c>authentic</c>, it is genuine or accurate.

author authors n The <c>author</c> of a piece of writing is the person who wrote it.

authorize authorizes, authorizing, authorized vt If someone <c>authorizes</c> something, they give their official permission for it to happen.

प्राधिकृत करना
autobiography autobiographies n Your <c>autobiography</c> is an account of your life, which you write yourself.

autograph autographs n An <c>autograph</c> is the signature of someone famous which is specially written for a fan to keep.

adj An <c>automatic</c> machine or device is one which has controls that enable it to perform a task without needing to be constantly operated by a person.

adv If you do something <c>automatically</c>, you do it without thinking about it.

adj An <c>autonomous</c> country, organization, or group governs or controls itself rather than being controlled by anyone else.

n If a country, person, or group has <c>autonomy</c>, they control themselves rather than being controlled by others.

autumn autumns n <c>Autumn</c> is the season between summer and winter.

शरद ऋतु
n The <c>availability</c> of something is the ease with which you can find it or obtain it.

adj If something is <c>available</c>, you can use it or obtain it.

avalanche avalanches n An <c>avalanche</c> is a large mass of snow or rock that falls down the side of a mountain.

बर्फ़ की चट्टान
avenue avenues n An <c>avenue</c> is a wide road, with shops or houses on each side.

average averages adj If you describe a figure as <c>average</c>, you mean that it represents a numerical average.


n An <c>average</c> is the result that you get when you add two or more numbers together and divide the total by the number of numbers you added together.

avocado avocados n An <c>avocado</c> is a fruit in the shape of a pear with a dark green skin and a large stone inside it.

रुचिरा/मक्खन फल
avoid avoids, avoiding, avoided vt If you <c>avoid</c> something unpleasant that might happen, you take action in order to prevent it from happening.

awake awakes, awaking, awoke, awoken adj If you are <c>awake</c>, you are not sleeping.

जगा हुआ

v When you <c>awake</c>, or when something <c>awakes</c> you, you wake up.
literary जागना
award awards n An <c>award</c> is a prize or certificate you get for doing something well.

adj If you are <c>aware</c> of a fact or situation, you know about it.

adv If someone moves <c>away</c> from a place, they move so that they are not there any more.


adv If you put something <c>away</c>, you put it where it should be.

जगह पर
away match away matches n When a sports team plays an <c>away match</c>, it plays on its opponents' ground.

प्रतिद्वंदी टीम के मैदान पर खेला जाने वाला मैच
adj If you say that someone or something is <c>awful</c>, you dislike that person or thing or you think that they are not very good.

adv You use <c>awfully</c> to emphasize how much of a quality someone or something has.

बहुत अधिक
adj An <c>awkward</c> situation is embarrassing and difficult to deal with.

axe axes n An <c>axe</c> is a tool used for chopping wood. It consists of a blade attached to the end of a long handle.

axle axles n An <c>axle</c> is a rod connecting a pair of wheels on a car or other vehicle.

n <c>Azerbaijan</c> is a republic in north-west Asia.

अज़रबैजान- उत्तरी-पश्चिमी एशिया का एक गणराज्य
Azerbaijani Azerbaijanis adj <c>Azerbaijani</c> means belonging or relating to Azerbaijan.


n An <c>Azerbaijani</c> is a native or inhabitant of Azerbaijan.