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hackles

Short Definition : hairs on back and neck, especially of a dog; Ex. make someone's hackles rise

(noun) a feeling of anger and animosity
Synonyms : dander

hackles rhymes with jackals..they have hair on their back and neck and are very aggressive, filled with anger..

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Haggard

Short Definition : wasted away; gaunt; Ex. haggard faces of the rescued miners

(noun) British writer noted for romantic adventure novels (1856-1925)
Synonyms : rider haggard , sir henry rider haggard

(adj) showing the wearing effects of overwork or care or suffering
Synonyms : careworn , drawn , raddled , worn

(adj) very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold
Synonyms : bony , cadaverous , emaciated , gaunt , pinched , skeletal , wasted

"Hago" means to shit or go to toilet for throwing stool. A haggard suffers from disentry (always go to toilet) so gaunt, worn out and thin. May God save him!

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haggle

Short Definition : argue about prices (in an attempt to bargain)

(noun) an instance of intense argument (as in bargaining)
Synonyms : haggling , wrangle , wrangling

(verb) wrangle (over a price, terms of an agreement, etc.)
Synonyms : chaffer , higgle , huckster

haggle-> Hey + girl, what`s ur price.Girl ->Rs 5000. Thoda kam karo na..

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halcyon

Short Definition : calm; peaceful; Ex. halcyon days

(noun) (Greek mythology) a woman who was turned into a kingfisher
Synonyms : alcyone

(noun) a large kingfisher widely distributed in warmer parts of the Old World
Synonyms : genus halcyon

(noun) a mythical bird said to breed at the time of the winter solstice in a nest floating on the sea and to have the power of calming the winds and waves

(adj) idyllically calm and peaceful; suggesting happy tranquillity

(adj) marked by peace and prosperity
Synonyms : golden , prosperous

hal:word similar to hell, cyon: prounounced seon: so like seal,so if we seal the hell,peaceful,serenity,calmness is found

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Hale 

Short Definition : healthy

English to Bengali meaning of hale

Definition
(noun) a soldier of the American Revolution who was hanged as a spy by the British; his last words were supposed to have been `I only regret that I have but one life to give for my country' (1755-1776)
Synonyms : nathan hale
Definition
(noun) United States astronomer who discovered that sunspots are associated with strong magnetic fields (1868-1938)
Synonyms : george ellery hale
Definition
(noun) prolific United States writer (1822-1909)
Synonyms : edward everett hale
Definition
(verb) to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means :
Synonyms : coerce , force , pressure , squeeze

(verb) draw slowly or heavily
Synonyms : cart , drag , haul

(adj) exhibiting or restored to vigorous good health
Synonyms : whole

You may have often heard people saying "hale and hearty" i.e, in very good health, well and strong.

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Halfhearted

Short Definition : exhibiting little interest or enthusiasm

Definition
(adj) feeling or showing little interest or enthusiasm
Synonyms : half-hearted , lukewarm , tepid

half+heart..so doing a work without involving your heart...without interest..

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Hallowed

Short Definition : blessed; consecrated; Ex. hallowed ground; V. hallow: set apart as holy পবিত্র করা , ভক্তি করা , মহাপুরুষ , সাধু

(adj) worthy of religious veneration
Synonyms : sacred

"Halo"wed....Put a "halo" over something - Halo belongs to angels!

English to Bengali meaning of hallow

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Hallucination

Short Definition : delusion; false idea; false perception of objects with a compelling sense of their reality; objects so perceived; V. hallucinate; ADJ. hallucinatoryEnglish to Bengali meaning of hallucination

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tiga belas

thirteen

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haphazard

Short Definition : random; by chance; happening in an unplanned manner; Ex. haphazard growth of the town

 এলোমেলো (Adj.), দৈবক্রমে ঘটিত (Adj.), আকস্মিক (Adj.), দৈব (N), এলোমেলো অবস্থা (N), দৈবাৎ (Adv.), এলোমেলোভাবে (Adv.)

(adj) dependent upon or characterized by chance
Synonyms : hit-or-miss

(adj) marked by great carelessness
Synonyms : slapdash , slipshod , sloppy

 (half wizard) if u meet half wizard BY CHANCE you will c the thing ae moving in RANDOM or IN UNPLANNED MANNER

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Harangue

Short Definition : long, passionate, and vehement speech; V. বাগাড়ম্বরপূর্ণ বক্তৃতা (N), বাগাড়ম্বরপূর্ণ বক্তৃতা দেত্তয়া (V), বাগাড়ম্বরপূর্ণ বক্তৃতা শোনান (V)

Definition
(noun) a loud bombastic declamation expressed with strong emotion
Synonyms : rant , ranting
Definition
(verb) deliver a harangue to; address forcefully

HAR (her) + ANGUE (anger) = she VERBALLY ATTACKED me because of HER ANGER at me.English to Bengali meaning of harangue

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Harrowing

Short Definition : agonizing; distressing; traumatic; V. harrow: break up and level (soil) with a harrow; inflict great distress on; agonize; N: farming machine to break up the earth চরম দুর্দশাপূর্ণ (Adj.), চরম যন্ত্রণাদায়ক (Adj.), মর্মভেদী (Adj.)

Definition
(adj) extremely painful
Synonyms : agonising , agonizing , excruciating , torturesome , torturing , torturous

 harrow - sounds like sorrow and sorrow leads to agony, so........

h + arrow - if you are h(it) with an 'arrow' it would be harrowing

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HArry

Short Definition : harass, annoy, torment (by repeated attacks); raid

English to Bengali meaning of harry

(verb) annoy continually or chronically

Synonyms : beset , chevvy , chevy , chivvy , chivy , harass , hassle , molest , plague , provoke

(verb) make a pillaging or destructive raid on (a place), as in wartimes
Synonyms : ravage

In the movie Harry Potter, Harry is tormented and harassed time and again by villains..

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ha-vo-c

Short Definition : widespread damage; disorder; chaos

(noun) violent and needless disturbance
Synonyms : mayhem

 HAd a ViOlent Collision causing chaos.

English to Bengali meaning of havoc

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headfirst

Short Definition : moving with the head leading; headlong

(adj) with the head foremost
Synonyms : headlong
Example Sentence
a headfirst plunge down the stairs

(adv) with the head foremost
Synonyms : headlong

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headlong

Short Definition : hasty; rash; headfirst; ADV.

(adj) excessively quick
Synonyms : hasty

(adv) at breakneck speed
Synonyms : precipitately

(adv) in a hasty and foolhardy manner
Synonyms : rashly

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headstrong

Short Definition : willful; stubborn; unyielding; determined to have one's own way; CF. no 'excessive'

English to Bengali meaning of headstrong

Definition
(adj) habitually disposed to disobedience and opposition
Synonyms : froward , self-willed , wilful , willful

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heckler

Short Definition : person who verbally harasses others; V. heckle: verbally harass as with gibes (by interrupting a speaker or speech) আঁচডান , প্রশ্নবাণে জর্জরিত করা

(noun) someone who tries to embarrass you with gibes and questions and objections
Synonyms : badgerer

English to Bengali meaning of heckle

rhymes with Hitler...so the meaning goes as one who verbally assaults Jews

generally a abusive person shouts at most of the people "WHAT THE HECK?" so a person who is abusive uses this statement, hence a HECKLER!

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hedonist

Short Definition : one who believes that pleasure is the sole aim in life; CF. hedonism: practice of living one's life purely for pleasure "আনন্দবাদী দার্শনিক"

(noun) someone motivated by desires for sensual pleasures
Synonyms : pagan , pleasure seeker

 he..don... is.. hedonist...don enjoys all the pleasures of life so he believes in pleasure as the aim of life

sey don er moto tahole tumi tar kache ki asha koro??

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heed

Short Definition : pay attention to; N: close attention লক্ষ্য করা , মনোযোগ দেওয়া 

(noun) paying particular notice (as to children or helpless people)
Synonyms : attentiveness , paying attention , regard

(verb) pay close attention to; give heed to
Synonyms : listen , mind
Example Sentence
Heed the advice of the old men

heed sounds like seed - If you sow a seed and do not (heed) pay close attention to it by watering and giving manure ... it will not grow and flower in future.

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heedless

Short Definition : not noticing; disregarding

(adj) marked by or paying little heed or attention
Synonyms : unheeding

(adj) characterized by careless unconcern
Synonyms : reckless

relate it to headless ...a headless person can't notice anything..

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Hegemony

Short Definition : dominance especially of one nation over others কর্তৃত্ব , নেতৃত্ব

Definition
(noun) the dominance or leadership of one social group or nation over others
Example Sentence
the hegemony of a single member state is not incompatible with a genuine confederation

hegemony:he's got money,so he's domineering in the society and he control others...:)

English to Bengali meaning of hegemony

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heinous

Short Definition : atrocious; wicked; hatefully bad; Ex. heinous crime চরম অসত বা দূর্বৃত্তিপূর্ণ

Definition
(adj) extremely wicked, deeply criminal
Synonyms : flagitious

heinous sounds like hyena (a wild animal which are mostly found in asian & african continents) these animals are very cunning & wicked)

English to Bengali meaning of heinous

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helm

Short Definition : steering wheel of a ship; position of control হাল ধরা , চালনা বা পরিচলনা করা

(noun) steering mechanism for a vessel; a mechanical device by which a vessel is steered

(noun) a position of leadership

(verb) be at or take the helm of
Example Sentence
helm the ship

Better take the 'HELM' of the ship in your hands or else this dumbhead is going to make us cry 'HELP HELP!'

English to Bengali meaning of helm

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hem

Short Definition : surround tightly so that movement is impossible; Ex. hem in; N.

Definition
(noun) the edge of a piece of cloth; especially the finished edge that has been doubled under and stitched down

(noun) the utterance of a sound similar to clearing the throat; intended to get attention, express hesitancy, fill a pause, hide embarrassment, warn a friend, etc.
Synonyms : ahem

Wat if hema malini suddenly appears in our colony? she will be surrounded by her fans restricting her movement

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herald

Harbinger

Short Definition : messenger; sign of something to come; V: announce; proclaim; Ex. unheralded researcher

Definition
(noun) (formal) a person who announces important news
Synonyms : trumpeter
Example Sentence
the chieftain had a herald who announced his arrival with a trumpet
Definition
(noun) something that precedes and indicates the approach of something or someone
Synonyms : forerunner , harbinger , precursor , predecessor
Definition
(verb) foreshadow or presage
Synonyms : announce , annunciate , foretell , harbinger
Definition
(verb) praise vociferously
Synonyms : acclaim , hail

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herd

Short Definition : group of animals; crowd; one who looks after a herd; Ex. shepherd/goatherd; Ex. herd instinct; Ex. herdsman; V: come together in a herd; look after a herd; Ex. herd cattle

Definition
(noun) a group of cattle or sheep or other domestic mammals all of the same kind that are herded by humans

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hereafter

Short Definition : life after death

Definition
(noun) life after death
Synonyms : afterlife
Definition
(noun) the time yet to come
Synonyms : future , futurity , time to come
Definition
(adv) in a subsequent part of this document or statement or matter etc.
Synonyms : hereinafter , hereunder
Example Sentence
the landlord demises unto the tenant the premises hereinafter called the demised premises
the terms specified hereunder
Definition
(adv) in a future life or state
Example Sentence
hope to win salvation hereafter
Definition
(adv) following this in time or order or place; after this

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Heresy

hort Definition : opinion contrary to popular belief; opinion contrary to accepted religion; ADJ. heretical; CF. hereticEnglish to Bengali meaning of heresy

Definition
(noun) any opinions or doctrines at variance with the official or orthodox position
Synonyms : heterodoxy , unorthodoxy
Definition
(noun) a belief that rejects the orthodox tenets of a religion
Synonyms : unorthodoxy

 divide this word into her (her)+esy(sounds like essay)... most of the essays written by her are against popular beliefs. Taslima Nasrin, a Bangladeshi writer is one such person who has recently created a furore because of her book Taslima Nasrin.

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hermetic

Short Definition : concerning alchemy or magic; obscure and mysterious; occult

Definition
(adj) completely sealed; completely airtight

 HERMETIC-HERMET-HELMET...completely airtight(kind of...)

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hermitage

Short Definition : home of a hermit নির্জনবাসী সন্ন্যাসী , নির্জনবাসী

Definition
(noun) the abode of a hermitEnglish to Bengali meaning of hermit

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herpetologist

Short Definition : one who studies reptiles; CF. herpetology: branch of zoology that deals with reptiles and amphibians

Definition
(noun) a zoologist who studies reptiles and amphibians

herpetologist(sounds like he +reptologist(like a reptile))

 

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Heterodox

Short Definition : (of beliefs) against accepted opinion; unorthodox; unconventional

Definition
(adj) characterized by departure from accepted beliefs or standards
Synonyms : dissident , heretical

 heterodox--hetero-means different+ dox --means opinion, so different or many opinions. Orthodox, heterodox are from the same root

English to Bengali meaning of heterodox.

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Hew

Short Definition : cut to pieces with ax or sword; chop; N.

Definition
(verb) make or shape as with an axe
Synonyms : hew out

(verb) strike with an axe; cut down, strike
Example Sentence
hew an oak

CHEW- when you chew, you try to chop the thing with your teeth

English to Bengali meaning of hew

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Heyday

Short Definition : time of greatest success or power; prime

Definition
(noun) the period of greatest prosperity or productivity
Synonyms : bloom , blossom , efflorescence , flower , flush , peak , prime

hey!!!!+day...when you pass a time of great suceess in a day...you say...hey!!!!!! what a day it was..I will always rememeber it.

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hiatus

Short Definition : gap; pause; gap or interruption in space or time; break  ফাঁক (N), বিচ্ছেদ (N)

1. (noun) an interruption in the intensity or amount of something
Synonyms : abatement , reprieve , respite , suspension

(noun) a missing piece (as a gap in a manuscript)

(noun) a natural opening or perforation through a bone or a membranous structure
Synonyms : foramen

 split it as HI+AT+US.....if anyone says 'Hi' on the way, we will definitely stop for a while

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hibernal

Short Definition : wintry; wintery; of or like winter

Definition
(adj) characteristic of or relating to winter
Synonyms : brumal , hiemal

Similar to hibernate. Bears hibernate during the WINTERY season.

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hieroglyphic

Short Definition : picture writing; ADJ. চিত্রলিপিতে ব্যবহৃত বর্ণমালাবিশেষ

DefinitionEnglish to Bengali meaning of hieroglyph

(noun) writing that resembles hieroglyphics (usually by being illegible)
Synonyms : hieroglyph
Definition
(noun) a writing system using picture symbols; used in ancient Egypt
Synonyms : hieroglyph
Definition
(adj) resembling hieroglyphic writing
Synonyms : hieroglyphical
Definition
(adj) written in or belonging to a writing system using pictorial symbols
Synonyms : hieroglyphical

here(heiro) we are writing(graphic) about pictures(phic)

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high-flown

Short Definition : highly pretentious or inflated

Definition
(adj) pretentious (especially with regard to language or ideals)
Synonyms : high-sounding , inflated
Example Sentence
high-flown talk of preserving the moral tone of the school
a high-sounding dissertation on the means to attain social revolution
Definition
(adj) of high moral or intellectual value; elevated in nature or style
Synonyms : elevated , exalted , grand , high-minded , idealistic , lofty , noble-minded , rarefied , rarified , sublime

n INFLATED baloon will FLOW HIGH .

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hindmost

Short Definition : furthest behind; farthest to the rear

Definition
(adj) located farthest to the rear
Synonyms : backmost , hindermost , rearmost

hind=behind.. hind most.. most behind or furthest behind..

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hindsight

Short Definition : understanding the nature of an event after it has actually happened

Definition
(noun) understanding the nature of an event after it has happened
Example Sentence
hindsight is always better than foresight

Its can be remembered as sight to see behind in time to understand what has actually happened ....

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hireling

Short Definition : one who serves for hire (usually used contemptuously); one who works solely for compensation; Ex. hireling politician

Definition
(noun) a person who works only for money
Synonyms : pensionary

When you hire a person, he works only for money.

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hirsute

Short Definition : hairy; having a lot of hair

English to Bengali meaning of hirsuteDefinition
(adj) having or covered with hair
Synonyms : haired , hairy
Example Sentence
Jacob was a hairy man

some one who wears a hir(hair)+sute(suit)....so someone who wears a suit of hairs to look like jamvant( a hindu mythological character)...who was very hairy).

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histrionic

Short Definition : theatrical; excessively dramatic or emotional; affected; of actors or acting; N. histrionics: histrionic behavior

DefinitionEnglish to Bengali meaning of histrionic
(adj) characteristic of acting or a stage performance; often affected
Synonyms : melodramatic

 histrionic-- sounds like history. We find that most of the plays performed on stage in the theatre are from history, hence the name histrionic, theatrical.

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hoard

Short Definition : stockpile; accumulate for future use; N: supply stored for future use ভাণ্ডার (N), সম্পদ্ (N), গুণ্ডা ভাণ্ডার (N), মজুত - করা বস্তু (N), জমা করিয়া রাখা (V), গোপনে রাখা (V), গোপনে মজুত করা (V)

DefinitionEnglish to Bengali meaning of hoard
(noun) a secret store of valuables or money
Synonyms : cache , stash
Definition
(verb) save up as for future use
Synonyms : cache , hive up , lay away , squirrel away , stash
Definition
(verb) get or gather together
Synonyms : accumulate , amass , collect , compile , pile up , roll up

A whore make so much money through prostitution that she has a hoard of cash. she has to make money earlier in her age..... as she cannot sell herself once she becomes old

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hoary

Short Definition : white with age

Definition
(adj) showing characteristics of age, especially having grey or white hair
Synonyms : gray , gray-haired , gray-headed , grey , grey-haired , grey-headed , grizzly , hoar , white-haired

(adj) ancient
Synonyms : rusty

(adj) covered with fine whitish hairs or down
Synonyms : canescent

 Hoary or Hairy (white here). "hoary" "hoary" -- like the hindu old men pray "hori hori" -- their hair become white with age ,,

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hoax

Short Definition : trick which makes someone take action; practical joke; Ex. hoax mail; V.

Definition ধোঁকা , ফাঁকি
(noun) something intended to deceive; deliberate trickery intended to gain an advantage
Synonyms : dupery , fraud , fraudulence , humbug , put-on
Definition
(verb) subject to a playful hoax or joke
Synonyms : play a joke on , pull someone's leg

rhymes with 'JOKES'. a practical joke or simply a trickEnglish to Bengali meaning of hoax

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holocaust

Short Definition : destruction by fire; CF. burnt whole; CF. Holocaust ব্যাপক হত্যাকাণ্ড

Definition
(noun) an act of mass destruction and loss of life (especially in war or by fire)
Example Sentence
a nuclear holocaust
Definition
(noun) the mass murder of Jews under the German Nazi regime from 1941 until 1945
Synonyms : final solution

 holocaust - conc. on (caust) - we read it as caustic ... caustic is something that causes burning sensation , acidic ... holocaustic is extreme of caustic that is fully destroyed by burning ..

English to Bengali meaning of holocaust

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Holster

Short Definition : leather pistol case (that hangs on a belt around the waist) পিস্তল রাখার খাপ

Definition
(noun) a sheath (usually leather) for carrying a handgun
Definition
(noun) a belt with loops or slots for carrying small hand tools

 holster rhymes with gangster.. a gangster wud ve a holster with him to keep his pistol and Bolster Himself

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HOmage

Short Definition : honor; tribute; great respect; Ex. pay/do homage to

Definition
(noun) respectful deference
Synonyms : court

Homage = Home + Age; In our culture, we respect the aged persons of our home.

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Homely

Short Definition : not good-looking; unattractive

Definition
(adj) lacking in physical beauty or proportion
Synonyms : plain

(adj) having a feeling of home; cozy and comfortable
Synonyms : homelike , homey , homy

(adj) without artificial refinement or elegance

Comely : attractive Homely : unattractive;;)

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homespun

Short Definition : domestic; made at home; spun or woven at home; simple and ordinary; Ex. homespun philosophy

Definition
(noun) a rough loosely woven fabric originally made with yarn that was spun at home

(adj) characteristic of country life
Synonyms : cracker-barrel , folksy

(adj) made of cloth spun or woven in the home

Example Sentence
homespun linen
homespun garments

home + spun: spun at home, or made at home.

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homily

Short Definition : sermon; tedious moralizing lecture; serious warning; ADJ. homiletic

Definition
(noun) a sermon on a moral or religious topic
Synonyms : preachment

HOME+SILLY....when we do SILLY things at HOME ,our parents get angry and give preaches

 homily= home + lie if u tell lies at home you will be warned and and moral teachings would be given


English to Bengali meaning of homily

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HOne

Short Definition : sharpen (a tool); N: whetstone for sharpening a tool শান-পথার , শান-পাথরে ঘসিয়া ধার দেওয়া

Definition
(noun) a whetstone made of fine gritstone; used for sharpening razors
Definition
(verb) sharpen with a hone
Example Sentence
hone a knife
Definition
(verb) make perfect or complete
Synonyms : perfect

Hone sounds like cone, and both horn and cone are sharp..

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HOod wink

Short Definition : deceive; delude

Definition
(verb) influence by slyness
Synonyms : beguile , juggle
Definition
(verb) conceal one's true motives from especially by elaborately feigning good intentions so as to gain an end
Synonyms : bamboozle , lead by the nose , play false , pull the wool over someone's eyes , snow

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Horde

Short Definition : crowd; (swarm = ঝাঁক (N), মৌমাছির ঝাঁক (N), ভিড় (N), দঙ্গল (N), দঙ্গল বাঁধা (V))

যাযাবর জাতিবিশেষ , বড় দল

1. (noun) a vast multitude
Synonyms : host , legion

2. (noun) a nomadic community

3. (noun) a moving crowd
Synonyms : drove , swarm

U know whore wn there is a whore day there should be crowd.. and there is a whore called lokkhindor she used to live in a boat and live a jajabor life.:)

Hor tal hortal so there is a moving crowd in a hortal.

English to Bengali meaning of horde

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Hortatory

Short Definition : encouraging; exhortive; marked by exhortation; CF. exhort

hortative = উপদেশমূলক

(adj) giving strong encouragement
Synonyms : exhortative , exhortatory , hortative

 While ploughing farms with bullocks, farmers say "HUR HUR ;HORT HORT" to encourage bullocks to move ahead. This is HORTATORY.

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hothead

Short Definition : person who does things too quickly without thinking; ADJ. hotheaded

(noun) a belligerent grouch
Synonyms : fire-eater

(noun) a reckless impetuous irresponsible person
Synonyms : daredevil , harum-scarum , lunatic , madcap , swashbuckler

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hovel

Short Definition : shack; small wretched house ক্ষুদ্র ও জঘন্য বাসা

Definition
(noun) small crude shelter used as a dwelling
Synonyms : hut , hutch , shack , shanty

hawelli ... purani tuti phuti

 (h)ov(el)-->hell which is a horrible place to live in

English to Bengali meaning of hovel

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hover

Short Definition : hang about; (of birds or aircraft) stay in the air in one place; (of people) wait nearby; stay around one place; waver; be in an uncertain state

বাতাসে ভাসিতে থাকা

English to Bengali meaning of hover

(verb) be undecided about something; waver between conflicting positions or courses of action
Synonyms : oscillate , vacillate , vibrate

(verb) move to and fro
Synonyms : linger

(verb) hang in the air; fly or be suspended above

(verb) be suspended in the air, as if in defiance of gravity
Synonyms : levitate
Ex : The guru claimed that he could levitate

(verb) hang over, as of something threatening, dark, or menacing
Synonyms : brood , bulk large , loom

HOVER----HangOVER in air

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HUb-bub

Short Definition : confused uproar; loud noise; din

Definition
(noun) loud confused noise from many sources
Synonyms : brouhaha , katzenjammer , uproar

husband & boyfriend together..hub-bub...gr8 confusion..!!

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HUbris

Short Definition : arrogance; excessive self-conceit

অযথা গর্ব , ঔদ্ধত্য

(noun) overbearing pride or presumption

HUB (Husband)+RIS(Rich)= Wife is very arrogant and telling my husband is rich...

English to Bengali meaning of hubris

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HUe 

Short Definition : color; aspect; Ex. opinions of every hue

Definition
(noun) the quality of a color as determined by its dominant wavelength
Synonyms : chromaticity
Definition
(verb) take on color or become colored
Example Sentence
In highlights it hued to a dull silver-grey
Definition
(verb) suffuse with color
Synonyms : imbue

Remember in tv we had colour adjustment::: brightness, colour, hue.....

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Hull

Short Definition : husk; dry outer covering of a seed; frame or body of a ship

English to Bengali meaning of hull

HULL ==> SKULL .Hard outer covering

(noun) dry outer covering of a fruit or seed or nut
Definition
(noun) persistent enlarged calyx at base of e.g. a strawberry or raspberry
Definition
(noun) United States naval officer who commanded the `Constitution' during the War of 1812 and won a series of brilliant victories against the British (1773-1843)
Synonyms : isaac hull
Definition
(noun) United States diplomat who did the groundwork for creating the United Nations (1871-1955)
Synonyms : cordell hull
Definition
(noun) a large fishing port in northeastern England
Synonyms : kingston-upon hull
Definition
(noun) the frame or body of ship
Definition
(verb) remove the hulls from
Example Sentence
hull the berries

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humane

Short Definition : marked by kindness or consideration; kind and compassionate; humanitarian

মনুষ্যত্বপূর্ণ , দয়ালু , কোমলহৃদয় , ক্ষমাশীল

English to Bengali meaning of humane

(adj) pertaining to or concerned with the humanities
Synonyms : humanist , humanistic

(adj) marked or motivated by concern with the alleviation of suffering

(adj) showing evidence of moral and intellectual advancement

HUMANe : humans are born considerate n kind...

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HUmanitarian

Short Definition : one devoted to the promotion of human welfare; CF. humanism

যে ব্যক্তি খ্রিস্টের দেবত্ব অস্বীকারপূর্বক তাহাকে কেবল মনুষ্যরূপে গণ্য করে

English to Bengali meaning of humanitarian

(noun) someone devoted to the promotion of human welfare and to social reforms

Synonyms : do-gooder , improver

(noun) an advocate of the principles of humanism; someone concerned with the interests and welfare of humans
Synonyms : humanist
(adj) of or relating to or characteristic of humanitarianism
Example Sentence
humanitarian aid

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Humble

Short Definition : of low rank or position; modest; having a low opinion of oneself and a high opinion of others; unassuming; not proud; V. humiliate: make humble; cause to feel ashamed or to lose the respect of others

নীচ , ইতর , নিচু , নিরহঙ্কার

Definition
(verb) cause to be unpretentious

(verb) cause to feel shame; hurt the pride of
Synonyms : abase , chagrin , humiliate , mortify

(adj) low or inferior in station or quality
Synonyms : low , lowly , modest , small

(adj) used of unskilled work (especially domestic work)
Synonyms : lowly , menial

(adj) of low birth or station (`base' is archaic in this sense)
Synonyms : base , baseborn , lowly

 

English to Bengali meaning of humble

 

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Humdrum

Short Definition : dull; monotonous

English to Bengali meaning of humdrum

(noun) the quality of wearisome constancy, routine, and lack of variety
Synonyms : monotony , sameness

(adj) not challenging; dull and lacking excitement
Synonyms : commonplace , prosaic , unglamorous , unglamourous

(adj) tediously repetitious or lacking in variety
Synonyms : monotonous

one movie named HUMDUM (a bollywoodmovie) was released which was dull & boring...:)

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Humility

Short Definition : humbleness of spirit নীচাবস্থা , অবমানিত অবস্থা

English to Bengali meaning of humility

(noun) a disposition to be humble; a lack of false pride
Synonyms : humbleness
Example Sentence
not everyone regards humility as a virtue

(noun) a humble feeling
Synonyms : humbleness
Example Sentence
he was filled with humility at the sight of the Pope

humility = "humanity" the most important point of humanity is humbleness
 

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Hummock

Short Definition : small hill; hillock

ছোট পাহাড় , টিলা

(noun) a small natural hill
Synonyms : hammock , hillock , knoll , mound

A humming bird on a oak tree located in small hill totally blissful!!! :)

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humor

Short Definition : indulge; comply with the wishes of; N. quality that makes something amusing; state of mind; mood; Ex. in a bad humor; Ex. out of humor

জীবদেহনিঃসৃত রস , মানসিক অবস্থা , মেজাজ , ব্যঙ্গকৌতুক

(noun) a message whose ingenuity or verbal skill or incongruity has the power to evoke laughter
Synonyms : humour , wit , witticism , wittiness

(noun) the trait of appreciating (and being able to express) the humorous
Synonyms : humour , sense of humor , sense of humour

(noun) (Middle Ages) one of the four fluids in the body whose balance was believed to determine your emotional and physical state
Synonyms : humour

(noun) the liquid parts of the body
Synonyms : bodily fluid , body fluid , humour , liquid body substance

English to Bengali meaning of humour

 

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humus

Short Definition : substance or rich soil formed by decaying vegetable matter; CF. soilEnglish to Bengali meaning of humus

Definition
(noun) partially decomposed organic matter; the organic component of soil
Definition
(noun) a thick spread made from mashed chickpeas, tahini, lemon juice and garlic; used especially as a dip for pita; originated in the Middle East
Synonyms : hommos , hoummos , hummus , humous

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hurl

Short Definition : throw forcefully; shout out violently  সজোরে নিক্ষেপ করা

(noun) a violent throw
Synonyms : cast

(verb) throw forcefully
Synonyms : cast , hurtle

(verb) make a thrusting forward movement
Synonyms : hurtle , lunge , thrust

(verb) utter with force; utter vehemently
Synonyms : throw
Example Sentence
hurl insults

hurl - girl ; when your girl (girlfriend) is angry since you didn't gift her pearl necklace , she throws the gift or hurls at you ! haramjada amake pearl de

English to Bengali meaning of hurl

 

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hurtle

Short Definition : crash; rush; move with great speed; Ex. hurtling runaway train

সশব্দে নিক্ষেপ করা

(verb) move with or as if with a rushing sound
Example Sentence
The cars hurtled by

(verb) make a thrusting forward movement
Synonyms : hurl , lunge , thrust

(verb) throw forcefully
Synonyms : cast , hurl

HURTLE sounds like HURT+ALL....i.e. if u hurt all means u were RUSHING and CRASHED with the crowd.

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husband

Short Definition : use sparingly; conserve; save; Ex. husband one's energy; CF. house holder

স্বামী (N), পতি (N), ভর্তা (N), জীবনসঙ্গী (N), ভাতার (N), ক্ষেত্রী (N), নাথ (N), প্রভু (N), জীবনবল্লভ (N), অর্ধাঙ্গ (N), হিসাবী পরিচালক (N), শয্যাসহচর (N), দয়িত (N), শয্যাসঙ্গী (N), খসম (N), আদমী (N), বর (N), আদমি (N), কৃষক (N), বিবাহ করা (V), বিবাহ দেত্তয়া (V)

English to Bengali meaning of husband

Definition
(noun) a married man; a woman's partner in marriage
Synonyms : hubby , married man
Definition
(verb) use cautiously and frugally
Synonyms : conserve , economise , economize

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husbandry

Short Definition : frugality; thrift; economy; agriculture; farming; Ex. animal husbandry; CF. husbandman

কৃষিকার্য , মিতব্যয়িতা , সুপরিচালনা

Definition
(noun) the practice of cultivating the land or raising stock
Synonyms : agriculture , farming

husband+ry(TRY)...so husbands always try to be frugal, if they have a lavish spending wife.

English to Bengali meaning of husbandry

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hydrophobia

Short Definition : fear of water; rabies জলাতঙ্করোগ

Definition
(noun) a symptom of rabies in humans consisting of an aversion to swallowing liquids
Definition
(noun) a morbid fear of water
Definition
(noun) an acute viral disease of the nervous system of warm-blooded animals (usually transmitted by the bite of a rabid animal); rabies is fatal if the virus reaches the brain
Synonyms : lyssa , madness , rabies

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hyperbole

Short Definition : exaggeration; overstatement; ADJ. hyperbolic: of hyperbole; of a hyperbola

English to Bengali meaning of hyperbole

Definition
(noun) extravagant exaggeration
Synonyms : exaggeration

hyper(beyond the limit)+bole(means speak)..so someone who gives the statement beyond his limit..overstating basically.

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hypercritical

Short Definition : excessively exacting; too critical (without noticing good qualities)

অত্যন্ত সূক্ষ্ম সমালোচনাকর বা ছিদ্রান্বেষী

Definition
(adj) inclined to judge too severely
Synonyms : overcritical
Example Sentence
hypercritical of colloquial speech

 hyper(means excessive, beyond limit)+critical....so something beyond the normal...means very critical

English to Bengali meaning of hypercritical

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hypochondriac

Short Definition : person unduly worried about his health; worrier without cause about illness; ADJ. CF. hypochondria: neurosis that one is or is becoming ill; CF. abdomen

স্নায়বিক রোগী

English to Bengali meaning of hypochondriac

Definition
(noun) a patient with imaginary symptoms and ailments
Definition
(adj) suffering from hypochondria
Synonyms : hypochondriacal

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hypocritical

Short Definition : pretending to be virtuous; deceiving; N. hypocrisy: profession of beliefs one does not possess; CF. hypocrite

English to Bengali meaning of hypocritical

Definition
(adj) professing feelings or virtues one does not have
Example Sentence
hypocritical praise

hyper means excessive,hypo means less. critics openly tell harsh comments. hypo+critical (less openly say harsh comments)pretending.

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Hypothetical

Short Definition : based on assumptions or hypotheses; supposed; N. hypothesis

 প্রকল্পিত (Adj.)

Definition
(noun) a hypothetical possibility, circumstance, statement, proposal, situation, etc.
Example Sentence
consider the following, just as a hypothetical
Definition
(adj) based primarily on surmise rather than adequate evidence
Synonyms : conjectural , divinatory , hypothetic , supposed , suppositional , suppositious , supposititious

 HYPO: unreal, abstract. THETICAL: theoretical, implies based on assumptions

 

English to Bengali meaning of hypothetical

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hysteria

Short Definition : excessive or uncontrollable excitement; N. hysteric: person suffering from hysteria; CF. hysterics: attack of hysteria

মৃগীরোগী , হিস্টরিয়া

Definition
(noun) state of violent mental agitation
Synonyms : craze , delirium , frenzy , fury
Definition
(noun) excessive or uncontrollable fear
Definition
(noun) neurotic disorder characterized by violent emotional outbreaks and disturbances of sensory and motor functions
Synonyms : hysterical neurosis

sounds like history...which is feared by one and all

English to Bengali meaning of hysteria