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Meaning of CRICKET in Hindi


      Meaning of CRICKET in English
      1. An orthopterous insect of the genus Gryllus, and allied genera. The males make chirping, musical notes by rubbing together the basal parts of the veins of the front wings.
      2. A low stool.
      3. A game much played in England, and sometimes in America, with a ball, bats, and wickets, the players being arranged in two contesting parties or sides.

      Examples and usage

      To better understand the meaning of CRICKET, certain examples of its usage are presented.
      Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word CRICKET
      1. "There was Gatsby, looking a little, not much, younger with a cricket bat in his hand."

         -  The word/phrase "cricket" was used by "F. Scott Fitzgerald" in "The Great Gatsby".
      2. "In his hand he held a blue cricket-cap with a white chevron on the peak."

         -  "Sir Arthur Conan Doyle" has used the cricket in the novel The complete Sherlock Holmes.
      3. "As if celebrating a victory over everyone, a cricket chirped in a crack."

         -  To understand the meaning of cricket, please see the following usage by Leo Tolstoy in War and Peace.

      CRICKET has been recently used in news headlines. Please see the examples below.
      1. Aussies should learn 'art of cricket' from Tendulkar: Jones - economictimes.indiatimes.com
      2. Has one-day cricket become boring? - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
      3. BCCI vs SRK. Is it cricket? - timesofindia.indiatimes.com

      Usage of CRICKET: Examples from famous English Poetry
      1. "Drew his arms back, like a cricket."
          - This term cricket was used by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow in the Poem The Song of Hiawatha.
      2. "Like a cricket, sit I,"
          - This term cricket was used by Edward Fitzgerald in the Poem Old Song.
      3. "A cricket cap was on his head,"
          - This term cricket was used by Oscar Wilde in the Poem The Ballad of Reading Gaol.

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      • खेल: 30 सेकेंड में पाँच शब्द
      • दिये गए अक्षरों का प्रयोग एक ही बार
      • शब्द दोहराने पर अंक नहीं
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      • स्कोरिंग : 2,3 अक्षर - 1 अंक, 4 अक्षर- 2 अंक, 5 अक्षर - 3 अंक
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