Hindi translation of 'plight'
If you talk about someone's plight, you mean the difficult or dangerous situation they are in.[formal]दुर्दशा nf
...the plight of Third World countries.
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Example Sentences Including 'plight'
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Are we to ignore the plight of these energetic and engaging young people?Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The scope of the Met's financial plight became increasingly horrifying.A TALE OF FOUR HOUSES: Opera at Covent Garden, La Scala, Vienna and the Met since 1945 (2003)
In Thailand a temporary worker at a district hospital killed himself, allegedly to highlight the plight of workers such as himself.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Their plight was one of the triggers for the birth of the modern conservation movement.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
They are not to blame for the present economic plight.The Sun (2012)
To her surprise, they asked her to go to other war zones, to bring attention to the plight of refugees.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Ewood sources say the boss is safe for now but the owners are becoming increasingly uneasy about the club 's plight.The Sun (2011)
The Walker family's plight is one that he is not comfortable discussing.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The striker was criticised by fans after voicing concerns about the club 's financial plight.The Sun (2014)
It involves a set of trade unions protesting about their economic plight and placing the blame for this distress on employers and ministers.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
It is aimed at raising awareness of the plight of one billion homeless people and to help them to improve their lives.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
It will be this sense of Justice that is outraged by the plight of refugees in Syria.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
THE shocking new wage figures prove just how dismal the plight of struggling workers has been - and will remain for years.The Sun (2016)
The back to the ignore our plight.The Sun (2010)
They claim the captain has ignored their plight and blamed them for bringing the bug on board.The Sun (2012)
Ukraine's financial plight was underlined by a run in the country's banks yesterday as the public rushed to withdraw savings.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Would the same have happened if we'd ignored their plight?The Sun (2014)
In the blue world we need more understanding of the economic plight of those left behind by globalisation and bewildered by a new multicultural world.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Italy's plight is one more facet of the debt under which the West is buckling.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The plight of those workers whose real wages have been stagnant for a decade shows the loss of their core purpose.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The world will be no less confrontational just because of its economic plight; in all probability it will be more so.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
They also became targets in their local areas but the then Government ignored their plight.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
What do we do with the threat of hunger and the plight of refugees?Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: plight NOUN
If you refer to someone's plight, you mean that they are in a difficult or distressing situation that is full of problems.
The nation saw the plight of the farmers, whose crops had died.
Translation of plight from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary