adjective विशेशण

Faustian meaning in konkani

फावस्टियन हांणी केला

  • Pronunciation


  • Definition

    pertaining to or resembling or befitting Faust or Faustus especially in insatiably striving for worldly knowledge and power even at the price of spiritual values

    फावस्ट वा फावस्टस हांचेकडेन संबंदीत वा सारके वा योग्य अशे खास करून आध्यात्मिक मुल्यांच्या मोलान लेगीत संवसारीक गिन्यान आनी सत्तेखातीर अतृप्त यत्न करपाक

  • Example

    a Faustian pact with the Devil

    सैतानाकडेन फॉस्टियन कबलात जाली

adjective विशेशण

Faustian meaning in konkani

फावस्टियन हांणी केला

  • Definitions

    1. Of or pertaining to Faust, especially in the sense of being willing to abandon one's principles or values in order to pursue knowledge, wealth or other benefits.

    फावस्टाची वा ताचे संबंदीत, खास करून गिन्यान, गिरेस्तकाय वा हेर फायदे मेळोवपाखातीर आपलीं तत्वां वा मुल्यां सोडून दिवपाक तयार आशिल्ल्या अर्थान.

  • Examples:
    1. But along with this growth, there is at the same time developed in his breast, a Faustian conflict between the passion for accumulation, and the desire for enjoyment.

    2. Each transaction in the transient corresponds to a pragmatics that transforms the Faustian promise into an advertising slogan.

    3. Serious times demand honesty and self-awareness from people in positions of authority and, at the end of the day, political parties giving succour to fringe views about life-and-death matters is a Faustian pact.

  • Synonyms

    deal with the devil (सैतानाकडेन वेव्हार करप)

    Faustian bargain (फॉस्टियन सवाय)