Hindi translation of 'ration'
ration /ˈræʃən ˈरैशन्/
Word forms: rations, rationing, rationed
1. countable noun
When there is a shortage of something, your ration of it is the amount that you are allowed to have.
रसद nf, खुराक , nf
Families get a ration of tea, oil, sugar, and rice.
2. transitive verb
When something is rationed, you are only allowed to have a limited amount of it.
नियंत्रित वितरण करना
Motorists will be rationed to thirty litres of petrol a month.
rationing uncountable noun
नियंत्रित वितरण mn
Tea rationing ended in Britain in 1952.
3. plural noun
Rations are the food which is given to people who do not have enough food or to soldiers.
≈ प्रतिदिन के आहार का हिस्सा mn
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Example Sentences Including 'ration'
The butcher let me have a dozen Chinese eggs off the ration.Coffin on the Water
Earth to enforce its new insistence on water economy, by deciding upon a ration limit for scavenging, did not cast him entirely down.The Complete Stories Volume 2
But no, he in his wisdom had chosen to impale himself on the blunt dagger of black market gas ration stamps.AMAGANSETT (2004)
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Translation of ration from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary