Hindi translation of 'prone'
adjective after link verb
If someone or something is prone to something, usually something bad, they have a tendency to be affected by it or to do it.प्रवृत्तउद्यत
Queensland is prone to storms at this time of year.prone to something prone to damage/attack/stress/panic/worry
...a clumsy, accident-prone person.
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Another study questioned hundreds of people about how prone to feeling bored they were, and how much meaning they found in life.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Apologies that this cannot ease your current woes, but it will help to make next year's return more straightforward and less prone to postponement.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
Men are less prone because their skin is tougher.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Recent studies have shown that people prone to nostalgia are better at coping with stress.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Some cars and some people are more prone to this problem than others.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Some people seem more prone to this than others.The Sun (2015)
They are also less prone to infections and more likely to recover from disease.The Sun (2015)
This advice stems from the fact that a skin graft is prone to sun damage.The Sun (2011)
This is a big advantage in a typical summer, as it will be less prone to blight.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Those with sensitive skin that is prone to irritation or women who are pregnant should avoid using it.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Women are also much less prone to telling lies than men.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
You will find me, in general, in a prone position.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
He was clipped by a following horse and lay prone on the track for 45 minutes before being taken to hospital.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
I could make out the shapes of our Afghan allies, all lying prone and firing their weapons at some unseen target.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
If your skin is prone to angry, reactive redness, it will pacify things.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
People are prone to speak poorly about it, but those of us who were born here understand the nuances.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
They can be caused by exposure to extreme weather conditions and excessive alcohol intake, but some people are simply prone to them.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
This will make you less prone to injury.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
A lack of dividing walls meant the ground floors were prone to collapse.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
All this means you will also be less prone to storing calories as fat.The Sun (2015)
And choc lovers are 12 per cent less prone to dodgy hearts generally and nine per cent less likely to need hospital treatment for them.The Sun (2015)
Blood pressure usually drops at night, but in many patients this does not happen and these people are particularly prone to further heart problems.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
England took advantage of such lapses with alacrity but might care to ponder what hopes they hold against teams less prone to error.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
It makes passengers more drowsy and therefore less prone to wanting another drink.The Sun (2014)
Return to the prone position.The Sun (2016)
The survey also lends some foundation to the cliché that women are more prone to lie awake at night than men.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Young adults with the condition are especially prone to skin cancer.The Sun (2012)
It is that older people are more prone to that distrust than any other age group.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Manufacturers attempt to defend their products by claiming that drivers with access to a big dashboard screen are less prone to fiddling with their smartphones.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
These would be much less prone to the unpredictable winds than conventional passenger jets and could provide an air bridge from Namibia.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Alone, the fine old beech yields to the blast and lies prone on the meadow.Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: prone ADJECTIVE
To be prone to something, usually something bad, means to have a tendency to be affected by it or to do it.
For all her experience, she was still prone to nerves.
Translation of prone from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary