English translation of 'मात्र'
1. just adverb
You use just with instructions, polite requests, or statements of intention, to make your request or statement seem less difficult than someone might think.
I'm just going to ask you a bit more about your father's business.
2. just adverb
You use just to indicate that something is no more important, interesting, or difficult than you say it is.
It's just a suggestion.
3. merely adverb
The brain accounts for merely three per cent of body weight.
4. nothing (in phrases)
Nothing but a particular thing means only that thing.
All that money brought nothing but sadness.
She did nothing but complain about him.
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Translation of मात्र from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary