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HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Sanskrit उदास (udāsa).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

उदास (udās) (Urdu spelling اداس)

  1. sad, depressed
    सोचते सोचते रवि उदास हो गया।socte socte ravi udās ho gayā.Thinking and thinking, Ravi became sad.
    Synonyms: दुःखी (duḥkhī)
  2. gloomy, melancholy
  3. indifferent, stoic, apathetic

Related termsEdit


SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From √उद् (ud, upon, upwards) and आस (āsa, seat)

AdjectiveEdit

उदास (udāsa)

  1. throwing out, casting out

NounEdit

उदास (udāsam

  1. apathy, stoicism, indifference, lack of concern
  2. abortion

ReferencesEdit

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams (1898) A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 0185