आलस

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See also: आलसी

Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀆𑀮𑀲 (ālasa), from Sanskrit आलस (ālasa).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

आलस (ālasm (Urdu spelling آلس)

  1. laziness, sloth, lethargy
    सर्दियों में, आलस आना काफ़ी मामूली समस्या होती है।
    sardiyõ mẽ, ālas ānā kāfī māmūlī samasyā hotī hai.
    During the winter, laziness becomes a common problem.
    Synonyms: आलस्य (ālasya), सुस्ती (sustī)

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References[edit]

  • Bahri, Hardev (1989), “आलस”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons
  • Platts, John T. (1884), “आलस”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.