Hindi translation of 'matter'
matter /ˈmætə ˈमैटअ/
Word forms: matters, mattering, mattered
1. countable noun
A matter is a task, situation, or event which you have to deal with or think about.
बात nf या विषय , mn
a matter for someone
resolve/discuss/settle/investigate/handle a matter
a personal/private/delicate matter
a serious/important/urgent matter
SIMILAR WORDSaffair, issue, concern
2. singular noun
You use matter in expressions such as 'What's the matter?' or 'Is anything the matter?' when you think that someone has a problem and you want to know what it is.
3. plural noun
You use matters to refer to the situation you are talking about.
It is hard to see how this would improve matters.
4. uncountable noun
You can refer to books, newspapers, and other texts as printed matter or reading matter.
5. uncountable noun
Matter is the physical part of the universe consisting of solids, liquids, and gases.
6. singular noun
You can use matter in expressions such as 'a matter of weeks' when you are emphasizing that it is a short period of time.
थोड़े दिनों का मामला mn
7. intransitive verb
If something matters, it is important because it has an effect on a situation.
Most young people take their music seriously; it matters to them.
If you say that something is another matter or a different matter, you mean that it is very different from the situation that you have just discussed or is an exception to a rule or general statement that you have just made.
इस मामले से अलग
Being responsible for one's own health is one thing, but being responsible for another person's health is quite a different matter.
You say 'it doesn't matter' to tell someone who is apologizing to you that you are not angry or upset, and that they should not worry.
यह मायने नहीं रखता
You use no matter in expressions such as no matter how and no matter what to indicate that something is true or happens in all circumstances.
Any dog bite, no matter how small, needs immediate medical attention.
If you are going to do something as a matter of urgency or priority, you are going to do it as soon as possible, because it is important.
a matter of something
a matter of urgency/importance
a matter of opinion/debate/principle
If you say that something is just a matter of time, you mean that it is certain to happen at some time in the future.
तय या सुनिश्चित
It was just a matter of time before I won again.
13. as a matter of fact → see fact
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Example Sentences Including 'matter'
A problem had arisen at work, an awkward matter which was the reason I'd phoned his wife yesterday.THE EXECUTION (2002)
The guards in the hall outside the First Sister's apartments were a different matter.TREASON KEEP (2001)
I would have thought you'd be anxious to let the matter drop.TREASON KEEP (2001)
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'matter' in Other Languages
- Arabic: مَسْأَلَةٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: assunto
- Chinese: 事件
- Croatian: pitanje
- Czech: záležitost
- Danish: sag
- Dutch: kwestie
- European Spanish: materia
- Finnish: aine
- French: matière
- German: Materie
- Greek: ύλη
- Italian: questione
- Japanese: 物質
- Korean: 문제
- Norwegian: grunnstoff
- Polish: materia
- Portuguese: matéria
- Romanian: chestiune chestiuni
- Russian: дело
- Spanish: asunto
- Swedish: sak
- Thai: สิ่งที่ต้องทำ
- Turkish: madde fizik
- Ukrainian: справа
- Vietnamese: vấn đề
- Arabic: يُهِّمُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: importar ter importância
- Chinese: 有关系
- Croatian: biti važno
- Czech: být důležitý
- Danish: betyde noget
- Dutch: van belang zijn
- European Spanish: importar interesar
- Finnish: olla väliä
- French: importer avoir de l’importance
- German: ausmachen
- Greek: έχω σημασία
- Italian: importare
- Japanese: 重要である
- Korean: 중요하다
- Norwegian: bety noe
- Polish: mieć znaczenie
- Portuguese: importar ter importância
- Romanian: a conta
- Russian: иметь значение
- Spanish: importar
- Swedish: spela roll
- Thai: เป็นเรื่องสำคัญ
- Turkish: önemli olmak
- Ukrainian: мати значення
- Vietnamese: có tầm quan trọng
Translation of matter from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary