Hindi translation of 'nod'
nod /nɒd नॉड्/
Word forms: nods, nodding, nodded
1. intransitive verb, countable noun
If you nod, or if you give a nod, you move your head down and up to show agreement, understanding, or approval.
सिर हिलाकर सहमति बताना/सहमति प्रदर्शित करने की मुद्रा nf
'Are you okay?' I asked. She nodded.
Todd agreed with a nod of his head.
2. intransitive verb, countable noun
If you nod, or if you give a nod in a particular direction, you move your head once in that direction in order to indicate something.
सिर हिलाकर इशारा करना/इशारा mn
सिर नवाना /नवाई nf
सिर झुकाना या निहुराना /निहुराई nf
'Does it work?' he asked, nodding at the piano.
'It was on the news earlier,' said Leo, with a nod towards the television.
3. intransitive verb, countable noun
If you nod, or if you give a nod, you bend your head once, as a way of saying hello or goodbye.
अभिवादन करने या विदा लेने के लिए सिर हिलाना/सिर नवाई nf
All the girls nodded and said 'Hi'.
He gave Sabrina a quick nod of acknowledgement.
If you nod off, you fall asleep, especially when you had not intended to.[informal]
I almost nodded off listening to the lecture.
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Example Sentences Including 'nod'
The albino -- serene in his dark glasses -- turned to nod , then turned back.Stone City
The girl flashed a quick look at her mother, and Hannah saw Mrs Markham give an encouraging nod.Pretty Maids all in a Row
He looked around, probably checking to see whether his boss was looking, then gave a quick nod.Cormorant
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'nod' in Other Languages
- Arabic: يُومِئُ بِرَأسِهِ
- Brazilian Portuguese: acenar com a cabeça
- Chinese: 点头
- Croatian: kimnuti
- Czech: přikývnout přikyvovatna souhlas
- Danish: nikke
- Dutch: knikken
- European Spanish: asentir con la cabeza
- Finnish: nyökätä
- French: hocher
- German: nicken
- Greek: γνέφω
- Italian: annuire
- Japanese: うなずく
- Korean: 머리를 끄덕이다
- Norwegian: nikke
- Polish: ukłonić się kłaniać się
- Portuguese: acenar com a cabeça
- Romanian: a da din cap aprobator
- Russian: кивать
- Spanish: asentir con la cabeza
- Swedish: nicka
- Thai: พยักหน้า
- Turkish: başıyla onaylamak
- Ukrainian: кивати кивнути
- Vietnamese: gật đầu
Translation of nod from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary