Phrase Meaning in Hindi
IDIOMS AND PHRASE Meaning in Hindi
Phrase Meaning in Hindi :- वाक्यांश
1.All and sundry : All without exception. ( बिना किसी अपवाद के )
He gave sweet to All and sundry.
2.At a low ebb : Decreasing ( कम होना )
His popularity is at a low ebb
3.To be at one : Agree ( सहमत होना )
He was at one with me on all points.
4. To be at the end of : At the end of resources. ( संसाधनों का समाप्त होना )
One’s tether : He was at the end of his tether by spending foolishly.
5.Read between the line : Find out the secret meaning. ( सही रहस्य का पता लगाना )
Read the letter between the lines to know his real intention.
6.Look black at somebody : Look angrily. ( गुस्से से देखना )
He looked black at me when I disobeyed him.
7.Black tidings : Sad news, causing despair. ( दुखद समाचार,)
He was informed of black tidings when he woke up.
8.Down in the mouth : Out of spirits. ( उत्साह रहित )
He is looking down in the mouth today.
9.In abeyance : In a state of suspension. ( निष्कासन की अवस्था )
The other has been kept in abeyance.
10.Ins and outs : Full details. ( सम्पूर्ण जानकारी )
I know the inns and outs of the matter.
11.In black and white : In writing ( लिखित में )
Put it down in black and white.
12.In round numbers : Roughly ( लगभग )
The cost will be Rs. 500 in round unumbers.
13.On the cards : Likely. ( जल्दी में )
A change of the ministry is on the cards.
14.On the dot : In time ( समय से )
He is never marked late in his office, he reaches office on the dot.
15.Out of spirits : Out of zest. ( उत्साह रहित होना )
You seem out of the wood yet.
16.Out of the wood : Free from difficulties. ( कठिनाइयों से मुक्त। )
I am not out of the wood yet.
17.Sum and substance : The purpose. ( उद्देश्य। )
The Sum and substance of the story is this
18.All the crow flies : Straight. ( सीधे )
My house is 5 Km. from the station as the crow flies.
19.A better pill to swallow : Something unpleasant to accept. ( किसी अप्रिय चीज़ को स्वीकार करना )
The new posting to him was a better pill to swallow but he had no choice.
20.Cog in the machine : An unimportant person of a big enterprise ( बड़ी कंपनी का गैर ज़िम्मेदाराना व्यक्ति )
He is just a cog in the machine.
21.Herculean task : A difficult task. ( कठिन कार्य )
Solving this problem is a herculean task.
22.Hush money : Bribe for silence.( चुप्पी के लिए रिश्वत। )
He offered me hush-money not to give out the secret but I refused it.
23.Itching palm : Habits of taking bribe. ( हथेली खुजलाना , रिश्वत लेने की आदत )
I abhore him for he has an itching palm. Phrase Meaning in Hindi
24.On the carpet: Under consideration ( विचाराधीन )
He wanted to know what on the carpet in the meeting.
25.Point blank : directly. ( सीधे तौर पर। )
I told him point blank that I cannot support him.
26.Salt of the earth : Ideal man. ( आदर्श व्यक्ति। )
Men like Gandhiji are salt of the earth.
27.Straight from the : Information direct from a reliable person. ( विश्वसनीय से जानकारी )
Horse’s mouth : I got the news straight from the horse’s mouth.
28.Storm in a tea-cup : Great excitement over a small matter. ( उत्तेजित होना )
You have raised a storm in a tea -cup.
29.Wolf’s in sheep’s : Enemy posing as a friend. ( शत्रु का मित्र की तरह व्यवहार करना )
clothing : You must not trust him, he is a wolf in sheep’s clothing.
30.Bury the hatchet : End Quarrel ( विवाद ख़त्म करना )
Let us burry the hatch and make friendship again.
31.Cross one’s mind : Flash across the mind. ( दिमाग में विचार ना आना )
The idea did not cross my mind. Phrase Meaning in Hindi
32.Join issue with : Differ with ( अलग होना )
I join issue with you on the point.
33.Keep the world from : Keep away from poverty ( गरीबी से दूर रहें )
the door : I have to work hard to keep the world from the door.
34.Suppress querry : Hide facts. ( तथ्य को छिपाना )
None can suppress querry.
35.Under the sun : Anywhere. ( कहाँ भी या किसी भी स्थान पर )
Even a beggar has some place under the sun.
36.Nigger in a wood pile : Which means something. ( कुछ होना )
Her bad temper is a nigger in a wood pile in her personality.
37. An old flame : Lover, ( प्रियसी )
Paromita is my old flame.
38.Tax one’s patience : Very hard test of patience. ( धैर्य की कठिन परीक्षा लेना )
Gandhiji was severely taxed patience because he believed in non-violence.
39.Save one’s skin : Save oneself. ( खुद को बचाना )
Students use unfair means to save their skin in examination.
40.Keep a good table : Give luxurious meal. ( अच्छा भोजन देना )
She keeps a good table for the guest whoever visits her.
41.In many pin : Jokingly. ( हास्य पूर्वक )
She said this in merry pin that you were a joker.
42. At enmity with : Hostility, hatred. ( दुश्मनी, नफरत )
To be at enmity with any body is a sin. Phrase Meaning in Hindi
43.At stake : In danger. ( खतरे में )
Behave humanely, otherwise your own prestige will be at stake.
44. At ease: free. ( आजाद होना )
After the work was over, I was really at ease
45. At a standstill : Not moving at all. (
I saw that Dr. khan was in his clinic. To see me he stood at a standstill for while but soon he recognized me.
46.Aghast at : Filled with fear. ( भय से भरा हुआ। )
Mrs. Praveen , my wife, stood aghast at the sight. Phrase Meaning in Hindi
47.Ask after somebody: Ask for information about. ( जानकारी प्राप्त करना )
She was asking me after you. perhaps , she still feels your absence after the divorce.
48. Catch at a straw: A small help. ( तिनके का सहारा )
A drowning man will catch at a straw. Phrase Meaning in Hindi
49.Do’s and don’ts : Customs ( प्रथा )
Some persons have too many do’s and don’ts.
50.Diddle somebody : Cheat. ( धोखा देना )
None can diddle me.
51.Die in harness : Die at work.
She died in harness.
52.Don’t mind someone : Don’t bother about someone ( किसी को हस्तक्षेप करना )
I have the ability to manage my own affairs, don’t mind me.
53.Drive somebody in : Neglecting. ( किसी को अनदेखा करना )
A corner : He drove me in a corner while she was talking and arguing with him.
54.To be drawn: To be attracted. ( आकर्षित करना )
She was the cause of to be drawn in the whole party. Phrase Meaning in Hindi
55.The early bird gets : One who stands early is more successful
The warm : Be the early bird and get the warm. Phrase Meaning in Hindi
56.Keep early hours : Rise and go to bed early. ( शीघ्र जागना और सोना )
To keep early hour is a good habit.
57.To show white feather : To show fear. ( दर दिखाना )
He has to show white feather in the performance of the circus. Phrase Meaning in Hindi
58.Feather in the cap: A very good achievement. ( अच्छी उपलब्धि )
His scholarship for USA is a feather in a cap.
59.A good Samaritan : A really kind man. ( : एक सच्चा दयालु आदमी )
60.To raise a dust : To crcate confusion. ( असमंजस पैदा करना )
Present govt, has raised a dust due to its policies.
61.To bring home the bacon : To be successful. ( सफल होना )
Ram has brought home the bacon.
62.To slick to one’s gun : To maintain one’s point against all opposition. ( अपनी बात पर स्थिर रहना )
Mr. Atal Bihari Bajpai was sticked to his gun always. Phrase Meaning in Hindi
63.Man of letters : Scholar. ( विद्वान। )
The Mahatma Gandhi ji was the man of letters.
64.At a low key : At reducing. ( कम होना या घटना )
The popularity of congress party is at a low key.
65.To die a dog’s death : Unheroic death. ( अनहोनी मौत। )
Some people in India die a dog’s death. Phrase Meaning in Hindi
66.To fire on all : To exert with all force. ( सम्पूर्ण बल देना )
All political parties make fire on all against parties during the election.
67.To Break the duck : To begin. ( शुरू करना )
Hari has broken the duck pertaining to garmentes. Phrase Meaning in Hindi
68.A big shot : Important person. ( महत्वपूर्ण व्यक्ति )
Mr. Narander Modi is a big shot in BJP
69. Rise from ashes : To rise high from low. ( निम्न स्थर से ऊपर उठना )
Many successful business men in india have rised from ashes Phrase Meaning in Hindi
70.Cut the Gordian knot : To perform a difficult task. ( कठिन कार्य करना )
Mr Anna Hajare has cut the Gordian knot by lok pal bill.
71.To talk shop : To talk nonsense. ( बेकार की बाते करना )
My friend talk shop of only with me.
72.To have finger in the pie : To do something in an affair.
I have finger in the pie recently. Phrase Meaning in Hindi
73.To have one’s heart in the right place : To be kind. ( दयालु होना )
He has his heart in the right place.
74.My hands are full : I am busy. ( व्यस्त रहना )
He told me that his hands are full.
75.To give someone a place of mind : To scold. ( धमकाना )
Ram’s father gave his a place of mind to him.
76. To bury the hatchet : To make peace. ( शांति फैलाना )
America wants to bury the hatchet with other countries Phrase Meaning in Hindi
77. To be at the end of one’s tether : To have no resources no.
78. Out of the woods : Out of difficulties ( मुसीबत से छुटकारा )
At last India came out of the woods and got independence.
79. A hot line : Direct telephone line between heads of states. ( एक सीधे टेलीफोन लाइन होना )
There is a hot line between India and America.
80.To black-ball : Prevent from doing something. ( कुछ करने से रोकना )
He has made me a black-ball in the general life.