Hindi translation of 'above'
above /əˈbʌv अˈबव़्/
1. preposition, adverb
If one thing is above another one, it is directly over it or higher than it.
He lifted his hands above his head.
...the flat above mine.
A long scream sounded from somewhere above.
2. adverb, singular noun, adjective before noun
You use above in writing to refer to something that has already been mentioned.
उपरोक्त/उपरोक्त तथ्य mn/ऊपर वर्णित
...the results described above.
For additional information, contact any of the above.
I may be reached at the above address.
3. preposition, adverb
If an amount or measurement is above a particular level, it is greater than that level.
The temperature rose to just above 40 degrees.
...above average levels of rainfall.
...people of 18 years and above.
4. preposition, adverb
If someone is above you, they are in a position of authority over you.
से ऊपर/से श्रेष्ठ
...the people above you in the positions of power.
I had orders from above.
If someone thinks that they are above something, they think that they are too good or too important for it; used showing disapproval.
He considered himself above such childish behaviour.
If someone is above criticism or suspicion, they cannot be criticized or suspected because of their good qualities or their position.
Everyone in the Military Council was completely above suspicion.
7. over and above → see over
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Example Sentences Including 'above'
Look at the Charter lights that burn brighter above you than anywhere else.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
Occasionally, a cadet would fancy himself a cut above the rest of his classmates.TREASON KEEP (2001)
I didn't intend killing Boris -' Gail had noticed the calendar on the wall above the small fridge.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
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'above' in Other Languages
- Arabic: فَوْقَ
- Brazilian Portuguese: acima de
- Chinese: 在...上方
- Croatian: iznad
- Czech: nad
- Danish: over
- Dutch: boven
- European Spanish: encima de
- Finnish: yläpuolella
- French: au-dessus de
- German: über
- Greek: πάνω από
- Italian: sopra
- Japanese: ･･･の上に
- Korean: ...보다 위에
- Norwegian: ovenfor
- Polish: ponad
- Portuguese: acima de
- Romanian: deasupra
- Russian: над
- Spanish: encima de
- Swedish: ovanför
- Thai: เหนือ
- Turkish: üzerinde
- Ukrainian: над
- Vietnamese: ở trên
Translation of above from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary