Hindi translation of 'main'
Word forms: mains
3. countable noun
4. plural noun
The main thing is the most important one.मुख्यप्रधान
...one of the main tourist areas of Amsterdam. My main concern is to protect the children.the main concern/issue/subject/focus/aim/objective the main source/cause/reason the main difference/character/attraction the main bedroom/bathroom/street/road/entrance
SIMILAR WORDSprimary, principal, major, chief
If something is true in the main, it is generally true, although there may be exceptions.आम तौर परकुल मिलाकर
They are, in the main, fine folk.
3. countable noun
The mains are the pipes which supply gas or water to buildings, or which take sewage away from them.मुख्य नली nfमुख्य आपूर्ति नली nf
A water mains pipe in the kitchen had burst.
4. plural noun
The mains are the wires which supply electricity to buildings, or the place where the wires end inside the building.[Brit]बिजली की मुख्य लाइन nf
You must switch off the electricity at the mains.
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Example Sentences Including 'main'
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The questions have been put under a few headings representing the main topic areas.How to Face Interviews (1981)
The technology works by reducing the voltage of mains electricity entering a home or business.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
They are driven solely by electricity and designed to be plugged into the mains overnight.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
This needs to become one of the main selling points for engineering companies.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
We live in the countryside so we have an oil tank rather than mains gas.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Yet the car can also be plugged into the mains and charged overnight.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
What will be your main focus areas this year?Computing (2010)
Accommodation is in the main building or whitewashed villas furnished in a contemporary style.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Rooms are in the main building or an annexe.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The fact her main concern was my personal happiness made all the difference.The Sun (2011)
The gift shop in the main building is tucked away down the stairs.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The main problem is that it leads you somewhere then it all goes a bit opaque.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
There are three main theories about why this is.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Your neighbours have two main direct legal rights that could interfere with the work.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The main avenues were lined with trees.Somewhere East of Life (1994)
He was an outstanding footballer and that was the main reason we wanted him.The Sun (2015)
The main one is that we are incredible at facing adversity.The Sun (2013)
The two main areas of concern are movement and return of serve.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
They are one of our main rivals and very tough.The Sun (2016)
My main objection to capital punishment is that an innocent person might die.The Sun (2008)
The main problem is your lack of trust.The Sun (2013)
The main thing was not to leave clues in the first place.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
The three main leaders set out clearly where they stand on tax.The Sun (2014)
There are two main reasons for this.Smithsonian Mag (2017)
They all need kilometres of heavy wiring and are drains on the main battery.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
What are the main points of difference?Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Perhaps then the east coast main line might get some investment.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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'main' in Other Languages
British English: main /meɪn/ ADJECTIVE
The main thing is the most important one.
...one of the main tourist areas of the city.
- American English: main
- Arabic: أَسَاسِيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: principal
- Chinese: 主要的
- Croatian: glavni
- Czech: hlavní
- Danish: vigtigste
- Dutch: hoofd-
- European Spanish: principal
- Finnish: pää-
- French: principal plus important
- German: Haupt-
- Greek: κύριος
- Italian: principale
- Japanese: 主な
- Korean: 주요한
- Norwegian: hoved-
- Polish: główny najważniejszy
- European Portuguese: principal
- Romanian: principal
- Russian: главный
- Spanish: principal
- Swedish: huvud-
- Thai: หลัก
- Turkish: temel
- Ukrainian: головний
- Vietnamese: chủ yếu
Translation of main from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary