निकम्मा

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit निः ‎(niḥ, without, free of) + कर्म ‎(karmá, action, work)

AdjectiveEdit

निकम्मा ‎(nikammā) ‎(Urdu spelling نکما)

  1. useless
  2. worthless
  3. unemployed
  4. good-for-nothing
  5. idle
  6. unserviceable
  7. without work
    आज कल वह बहुत निकम्मा है
    āj kal vah bahut nikammā hai
    He is very idle these days.

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • John T. Platts, “A Dictionary of Urdu, Classical Hindi, and English”[1], retrieved 08-11-2012
  • Hardev Bahri, “Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary”[2], retrieved 08-11-2012
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