Hindi translation of function
functionPowered by COBUILD /ˈfʌŋkʃən ˈफ़ङ्क्शन्/
Word forms: functions, functioning, functioned
Definitions and Translations
1. countable noun
The function of something or someone is the useful thing that they do or are intended to do.भूमिका nfकार्य mn ⇒ The main function of horror films is to scare us. ⇒ the function of something/someone ⇒ perform/serve a function ⇒ the primary function ⇒ a basic/important/useful function
SIMILAR WORDSpurpose, role
2. intransitive verb
If a machine or system is functioning, it is working or operating.कार्य करना ⇒ Recycling programs cannot function without local help. ⇒ function effectively/efficiently/smoothly ⇒ barely function
SIMILAR WORDSoperate, work
3. intransitive verb
If someone or something functions as a particular thing, they do the work or fulfil the purpose of that thing.कार्य करना ⇒ This old farm now functions as a hotel.
4. countable noun
A function is a large formal dinner or party.समारोह mn
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Example Sentences Including 'function'
The ground all around was of golden sandstone with intrusions of other rocks which once had some architectural function.The Quest for K
Dell was right as usual: gone were the days when he could function effectively without regular sleep.Riot
He understood enough about psychology to realize that in order for any group to function properly, there had to be a focus for their scorn.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
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Translation of function from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary