English translation of कारण
कारणPowered by COBUILD /karana/
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1. cause countable noun, transitive verb
The cause of an event or the thing that causes it is the thing that makes it happen. ⇒ The cause of death is not yet known. ⇒ ...the factors that caused prices to rise. ⇒ They never really caused us problems.
2. ground variable noun
The ground or grounds for a particular feeling or course of action are the reason or justification for it. ⇒ Owen was against it, on the grounds of expense.
3. motive countable noun
Your motive for doing something is your reason for doing it. ⇒ Police have ruled out robbery as a motive for the killing.
4. reason uncountable noun
If you say that you have reason to believe something or to have a particular emotion, you mean that you have evidence for your belief or there is a definite cause of your feeling. ⇒ He had reason to be upset.
5. reason countable noun
The reason for something is a fact or situation which explains why it happens. ⇒ There is a reason for everything that happens. ⇒ Who would have a reason to want to kill her? ⇒ ...the reason why Italian tomatoes have so much flavour.
6. seed plural noun
You can refer to the beginning of a feeling or process that gradually develops as the seeds of that feeling or process. ⇒ His questions planted the seeds of doubt in my mind.
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Translation of कारण from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary