Hindi translation of relic
relicPowered by COBUILD /ˈrelɪk ˈरेलिक्/
Word forms: relics
Definitions and Translations
1. countable noun
If you describe something or someone as a relic of or from an earlier period, you dislike them and think that they should not have survived into the present.
⇒ The wide tie was a relic from the 1970s.
2. countable noun
A relic is something which was made or used a long time ago and which is kept for its historical significance.
⇒ ...a museum of war relics.
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Example Sentences Including 'relic'
Angus considered him, the morose relic who became articulate when his high blood alcohol level was restored.The Quest for K
Harvey looked at the card like a relic from the true cross.The Serpent's Mark
The owner, Gerald Thornton, was as much of a relic as the rare and ancient coins in which he specialized.CHAMELEON (2002)
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Translation of relic from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary