English translation of उद्धृत करना
उद्धृत करनाPowered by COBUILD /uddhrita karana/
Definitions and Translations
/uddhrita karana, uddhrita karanA, uddhrita karanaa, uddhrit karanā/
1. cite transitive verb
If you cite something, you quote it or mention it, especially as an example or proof of what you are saying. [formal] ⇒ She cited a favourite poem by George Herbert. ⇒ In my reply, I cited the time and details of the incident.
2. invoke transitive verb
If you invoke a law, you state that you are taking a particular action because that law allows you to. ⇒ The judge invoked an international law that protects refugees.
3. quote transitive verb
If you quote something, you repeat what someone has written or said. If you quote someone as saying something, you repeat what they have written or said. ⇒ She quoted a line from a book by Romain Gary. → paraphrase
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Translation of उद्धृत करना from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary