English translation of संकेत करना
संकेत करनाPowered by COBUILD /sanketa karana/
Definitions and Translations
/sanketa karana, sanketa karanA, sanketa karanaa, sanket karanā/
1. allude intransitive verb
If you allude to something, you mention it in an indirect way. [formal]
⇒ She alluded to his absence in vague terms.
2. denote transitive verb
If one thing denotes another, it is a sign or indication of it. [formal]
⇒ Red eyes denote tiredness.
3. hint intransitive or transitive verb, countable noun
If you hint at something, or if you drop a hint about it, you suggest it in an indirect way.
⇒ She hinted at a trip to her favourite shop. ⇒ The President hinted that he might make some changes.
4. point intransitive verb
If something points to a place or points in a particular direction, it shows where that place is or faces in that direction.
⇒ An arrow pointed to the toilets.
5. refer intransitive verb
If a word or expression refers to something, it describes them or is connected with them.
⇒ The expression 'touch wood' refers to the wooden cross of Jesus.
6. signal transitive verb, countable noun
If something signals a situation, or if it is a signal of it, it suggests that the situation is happening or likely to happen.
⇒ The lifting of sanctions signalled the end of an era. ⇒ Local leaders saw the visit as an important signal of support.
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Translation of संकेत करना from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary