Hindi translation of 'stereotype'
stereotype /ˈsteriətaɪp ˈस्टेरीअटाइप्/
Word forms: stereotypes, stereotyping, stereotyped
1. countable noun
A stereotype is a fixed general image or set of characteristics representing a particular type of person or thing, but which may not be true in reality.
एक ही ढर्रे से बंधा हुआ व्यक्ति mn
रुढ़िवादी छवि nf
...the stereotype of the polite, industrious Japanese person.
a stereotype of/about someone
a racial/black/negative/sexual/gender stereotype
perpetuate/reinforce/fit/challenge a stereotype
SET PHRASESstereotype and prejudice
2. transitive verb
If you are stereotyped as something, people form a fixed general image of you, so that it is assumed that you will behave in a particular way.
एक ही ढर्रे से बंधा होना
Women are stereotyped in a lot of films.
be stereotyped as something
SIMILAR WORDSlabel, typecast
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Example Sentences Including 'stereotype'
One month of child guidance and he was conforming to stereotype.Forests of the Night
I laughed at the stereotype and she looked up, at the same time placing a card and pen on the table in front of her.THE MANANA MAN (2002)
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'stereotype' in Other Languages
- Arabic: شَكْلٌ نَـمَطِّيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: estereótipo
- Chinese: 成见
- Croatian: stereotip
- Czech: stereotyp
- Danish: stereotyp
- Dutch: stereotype
- European Spanish: estereotipo
- Finnish: stereotyyppi
- French: stéréotype
- German: Klischeevorstellung
- Greek: στερεότυπο
- Italian: stereotipo
- Japanese: ステレオタイプ
- Korean: 고정관념
- Norwegian: stereotyp
- Polish: stereotyp
- Portuguese: estereótipo
- Romanian: stereotip stereotipuri
- Russian: стереотип
- Spanish: estereotipo
- Swedish: stereotyp
- Thai: ลักษณะที่ตายตัวไม่มีการเปลี่ยนแปลง
- Turkish: basmakalıp
- Ukrainian: стереотип
- Vietnamese: khuôn mẫu
Translation of stereotype from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary