Hindi translation of 'severe'
Word forms: severer, severest
You use severe to emphasize how bad or serious something is.गंभीर
The bomb caused severe damage. ...a severe shortage of drinking water.severe pain/depression/weather/flooding severe consequences/symptoms/damage a severe injury/illness/disability/shortage a severe penalty/punishment/criticism/problem moderately/unusually/particularly/very severe
SIMILAR WORDSextreme, intense, acute, tough
severely adverbगंभीर रूप से
He was severely injured in a fire.severely damaged/injured/weakened/disabled/ill severely restricted/curtailed/disrupted severely punished/reprimanded/criticized
SIMILAR WORDSextremely, intensely, acutely, harshly
severity /sɪverɪti सिव़ेरिटी/ uncountable nounगंभीरता nfतीव्रता nf
Several methods are used to lessen the severity of the symptoms.the severity of something the severity of a sentence/punishment/illness/injury assess/determine/lessen/reduce the severity of something great/extreme severity
SIMILAR WORDSextremity, intensity, toughness, harshness
Severe punishments or actions are very extreme.कठोरसख़्त
He got a severe telling-off from his parents.
severely adverbकठोर रूप सेसख़्ती से
This campaign aims to change the law to punish dangerous drivers more severely.
severity uncountable nounसख़्ती nfगंभीरता nf
Everyone was shocked by the severity of the sentence.
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Example Sentences Including 'severe'
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He had come here expecting his own execution or, at best, a severe reprimand.MAMBO (1991)
And then - miracle of miracles - Liane went into severe shock.THE IMAGE OF LAURA (1991)
His chauffeur, who has so far not been named, died immediately, and Mr Lewisham received severe injuries.THE ENDLESS GAME (1991)
The massive red towers and domes of the Kremlin palaces were acceptably severe and frowning.THE LAST RAVEN (1991)
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British English: severe ADJECTIVE
You use severe to indicate that something bad or undesirable is great or intense.
...a business with severe cash flow problems.
Translation of severe from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary