Hindi translation of 'encroach'
encroach /ɪnˈkrəʊtʃ इनˈक्रअउच्/
Word forms: encroaches, encroaching, encroached
1. intransitive verb
If one thing encroaches on or upon another, it spreads or becomes stronger, and slowly begins to restrict the power, range, or effectiveness of the second thing; used showing disapproval.
He does not let his personal life encroach upon his professional life.
encroachmentWord forms: encroachments variable noun
Many species face extinction as a result of man's encroachment on their habitat.
2. intransitive verb
If something encroaches on a place, it spreads and takes over more and more of that place.[formal]
The desert began encroaching on farmland.
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Gertie's people are most hospitable, but obviously I can't encroach on them for ever.The Black Opal
sonal feelings to encroach on his professional judgement.Code Breaker
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Translation of encroach from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary