Hindi translation of 'centre'
centre [ Am center]Word forms: centres, centring, centred /ˈsentə ˈसेन्टअ/
Word forms: centres, centring, centred
1. countable noun
The centre of something is the middle of it.
मध्य बिंदु mn
...the centre of the room.
the centre of something
2. countable noun
A centre is a place where people have meetings, get help of some kind, or take part in a particular activity.
मुख्य केंद्र mn
...the medical centre.
...the National Exhibition Centre.
the city/town centre
3. countable noun
If an area or town is a centre for an industry or activity, that industry or activity is very important there.
London is a major international insurance centre.
4. countable noun
If someone or something is the centre of attention or interest, people are giving them a lot of attention.
I enjoy being the centre of attention.
the centre of something
at the centre
at the centre of a controversy/row/scandal
at the centre of a dispute/debate
the centre of attention
SIMILAR WORDSmiddle, heart
5. passive verb
Someone or something that is centred in a particular place is based there.
The silk industry was centred in Valencia.
6. transitive or intransitive verb
If something centres on or is centred on a particular thing or person, that thing or person is the main subject of attention.
केंद्रित करना/केंद्रित होना
The plan centres on academic achievement.
All his concerns were centred around himself.
...a child-centred approach to teaching.
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Example Sentences Including 'centre'
Huge steel tracks ran down the centre of the building, like some vast metal spine, supporting heavy-duty winches.CHAMELEON (2002)
It didn't take long to walk to Bagado's house from the centre of town where the taxi had dropped me off.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
The black iron fence surrounded a small compound with a drab three-storey building at its centre.CHAMELEON (2002)
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'centre' in Other Languages
- Arabic: وَسَط
- Brazilian Portuguese: centro
- Chinese: 中心
- Croatian: središte
- Czech: střed
- Danish: center
- Dutch: centrum
- European Spanish: centro
- Finnish: keskus
- French: centre
- German: Zentrum Zentren
- Greek: κέντρο
- Italian: centro
- Japanese: 中心
- Korean: 중심
- Norwegian: sentrum
- Polish: centrum
- Portuguese: centro
- Romanian: centru centre
- Russian: центр
- Spanish: centro
- Swedish: mitt centrum
- Thai: ศูนย์กลาง
- Turkish: merkez
- Ukrainian: центр
- Vietnamese: trung tâm
Translation of centre from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary