Hindi translation of offset
offsetPowered by COBUILD /ˌɒfˈset, Am ˌɔːf- ˌऑफ़ˈसेट् Am ˌऑफ़्-/
Word forms: offsets, offsetting, offsetThe form offset is used in the present tense and is also the past tense and past participle of the verb.
Definitions and Translations
If one thing is offset by another, the effect of the first thing is reduced by the second.
कमी पूरी करना
⇒ Gains of 225 seats were offset by losses of 183.
⇒ offset by something ⇒ partially/partly/largely/somewhat offset something ⇒ offset the loss/cost/impact/effect of something
SIMILAR WORDSbalance, counteract
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Example Sentences Including 'offset'
The blue was offset by the dull green and yellow of the tussocky moorland grass which covered the steep slopes opposite.A Death in Time
Still, by allowing Anna to live there for free as an offset on her wages, it kept the payroll to a minimum.Cormorant
The Roger Carstairs who gazed out at the world also had handsome regular features, offset by dark arrogant eyes.SANDS OF TIME (2003)
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Translation of offset from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary