छूट

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the stem of छूटना (chūṭnā, to be released).[1][2][3]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /t͡ʃʰuːʈ/

Noun[edit]

छूट (chūṭf (Urdu spelling چھوٹ‎)

  1. escape, deliverance, letting go
  2. freedom, impunity
    खुली छूटkhulī chūṭtotal freedom
  3. discount, exemption; concession
    हमारी कंपनी को करों की छूट मिली है।
    hamārī kampnī ko karõ kī chūṭ milī hai.
    Our company has been exempted from taxes.
  4. separation; divorce
    Synonym: तलाक़ (talāq)
  5. omission, excision

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Further reading[edit]

  • Bahri, Hardev, “छूट”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons, 1989
  • छूट”, in Rekhta Urdu Dictionary, Noida, India: Rekhta Foundation, 2021.
  • Caturvedi, Mahendra; Tiwari, Bhola Nath, “छूट”, in A Practical Hindi-English dictionary, Delhi: National Publishing House, 1970

References[edit]

  1. ^ McGregor, Ronald Stuart (1993) , “छूट”, in The Oxford Hindi-English Dictionary, London: Oxford University Press.
  2. ^ Platts, John Thompson, “छूट”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: William H. Allen and Company, 1884.
  3. ^ Dāsa, Śyamāsundara, “छूट”, in Hindī Śabdasāgara [Comprehensive Hindi Dictionary] (in Hindi), Kashi [Varanasi]: Nagari Pracarini Sabha, 1965–1975.