English translation of झांकना
झांकनाPowered by COBUILD /jhankana/
Definitions and Translations
/jhankana, jhAnkanA, jhaankanaa, jhānkanā, jhankna, jhAnknA, jhaanknaa, jhānknā/
1. peek intransitive verb, countable noun
If you peek at something or someone, or if you have a peek at them, you have a quick look at them, often secretly. [informal] ⇒ She had twice peeked at him through the fence.
2. peep intransitive verb, singular noun
If you peep at something, or if you take a peep at it, you have a quick look at it, often secretly. ⇒ She peeped to see if he had noticed her. ⇒ 'Fourteen minutes,' Chris said, taking a peep at his watch.
3. poke transitive or intransitive verb
If something pokes from behind or under something, or if someone pokes it there, you can see part of it appearing from behind or under that thing. ⇒ His tiny head poked from the covers. ⇒ Julie tapped on my door and poked her head in.
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Translation of झांकना from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary