उदास

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See also: उदासी

Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Sanskrit उदास (udāsa).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

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

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Adjective[edit]

उदास (udāsa)

  1. throwing out, casting out

Noun[edit]

उदास (udāsam

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

References[edit]

  • 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