English translation of पर
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1. at preposition
If you are working at something, you are dealing with it. If you are aiming at something, you are trying to achieve it.
⇒ She has worked hard at her marriage. ⇒ ...a $1.04m grant aimed at improving student performance.
2. at preposition
If something is done at someone's command or invitation, it is done as a result of it.
⇒ I went to Japan at the invitation of the Foreign Minister.
3. for preposition
You use for with 'every' when you state the second part of a ratio.
⇒ There had been one divorce for every 100 marriages before the war.
4. on preposition
You use on when mentioning an event that was followed by another one.
⇒ She waited in her hotel to welcome her children on their arrival from London.
5. on preposition
If something is done on an instrument, machine, or system, it is done using that instrument, machine, or system.
⇒ I do all my work on the computer.
6. onto preposition
If someone or something moves onto an object, or if they are put onto it, they are then on that object or surface.
⇒ I lowered myself onto the bed. ⇒ Rub cream on to your baby's skin.
7. over preposition
You use over to indicate what a disagreement or feeling relates to or is caused by.
⇒ ...concern over recent events in Burma.
8. over preposition, adverb
If something is over a particular amount, measurement, or age, it is more than that amount, measurement, or age.
⇒ Cigarettes kill over a hundred thousand Britons every year. ⇒ ...people aged 65 and over.
9. over preposition
If you look over or talk over an object, you look or talk across the top of it.
⇒ I went and stood beside him, looking over his shoulder.
10. over preposition, adverb
If you lean over an object, you bend your body so that the top part of it is above the object.
⇒ She bent over the table, frowning. ⇒ Sam leant over to open the door of the car.
11. over preposition, adverb
If one thing is over another thing, it covers part or all of it.
⇒ He was wearing a light-grey suit over a shirt. ⇒ They covered the room over with a glass roof.
12. over preposition, adverb
If one thing is over another thing or is moving over it, the first thing is directly above the second, either resting on it, or with a space between them.
⇒ He looked at himself in the mirror over the table. ⇒ There's a small bridge over the stream. ⇒ ...planes flying over every 10 or 15 minutes.
13. upon preposition
You use upon when mentioning an event that is followed immediately by another.
⇒ Upon leaving the club, he fell over.
14. upon preposition
If one thing is upon another, it is on it. [formal]
⇒ He set the tray upon the table.
2. mn/para, par, pra, pr/
1. feather countable noun
A bird's feathers are the light soft things covering its body.
2. wing countable noun
The wings of a bird or insect are the parts of its body that it uses for flying.
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Translation of पर from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary