Hindi translation of 'so-called'
1. adjective before noun
You use so-called in front of a word to indicate that you think that the word is incorrect or misleading.तथाकथित
I have no idea why my so-called friends are lying to me.
COLLOCATIONSa so-called expertCareful languageIn academic writing, it is important to choose your language carefully. In an academic context particular terms often have very specific meanings, that may be slightly different from their everyday usage.Sometimes you want to include a term that you know is not completely accurate or appropriate, but is commonly used, for example, in the media. You can use so-called to show that you understand the usage of the term or you can use expressions such as commonly/popularly known as.
The virus was found on farms outside a so-called hot zone. the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD), commonly known as the World Bank
2. adjective before noun
You use so-called to indicate that something is generally referred to by a particular name.तथाकथित
She was one of the so-called Gang of Four.
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Example Sentences Including 'so-called'
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These so-called secondary deals used to be frowned upon.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
And any so-called friends who helped her get ready for this big night out.The Sun (2012)
Can we talk about the so-called recovery?Times, Sunday Times (2011)
I have to be very careful with so-called new friends.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Much of this flows to so-called tax havens.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
These so-called close friends seemed to have relationships based entirely on banter and small talk.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Watch out for the suspect actions of so-called friends.The Sun (2015)
Many so-called experts perceived all manner of hidden meanings in that episode.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
So-called experts examined them, no one said a thing.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The worst thing was the time we lost waiting for so-called experts to give us the green light.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
I was pushed down an alley by a so-called friend where he attacked me.The Sun (2010)
If a so-called fat tax was introduced, we would be taxed for a disability.The Sun (2013)
Perhaps if we all relaxed a bit and stopped listening to so-called experts we might be a lot happier and healthier.The Sun (2014)
Surely some tough love could have been used by his so-called loving family?The Sun (2009)
The review will cover cases where cards are allegedly stolen, online transactions where alleged stolen card details are used and so-called phantom withdrawals from cash machines.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
There have been many instances of so-called experts being made to appear foolish.The Sun (2007)
They loosened the definition of who we consider to be a friend and how much these so-called friends know about us.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Yet again, the system seems to be ignoring the victims of crime and worrying more about the so-called rights of criminals.The Sun (2006)
We should calm down about so-called radicalisation.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Catching the ear of a so-called expert at a party leads to advice which is neither detached nor informal.Banish Anxiety - how to stop worrying and take charge of your life (1991)
My husband left me for my so-called best friend.Get the Best out of the Rest of Your Life (1990)
But what about so-called equal opportunities?Double Income No Kids Yet? (1989)
Like the term "hard drugs", it is a bit vague because people can still have problems using so-called "soft drugs".Taking Drugs Seriously (1994)
This is the area of the so-called expert system.The Descent of Mind - the how and why of intelligence (1990)
Trends of 'so-called'
In Common Usage. so-called is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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British English: so-called ADJECTIVE
You use so-called to indicate that you think a word or expression is in fact wrong.
These are the facts that explode their so-called economic miracle.
Translation of so-called from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary