noun ನಾಮಪದ

Corinthian meaning in kannada


  • Pronunciation


  • Definition

    a man devoted to the pursuit of pleasure

    ಸಂತೋಷದ ಅನ್ವೇಷಣೆಗೆ ಮೀಸಲಾದ ವ್ಯಕ್ತಿ

  • Synonyms

    man-about-town (ಮನುಷ್ಯ-ಸುಮಾರು-ಪಟ್ಟಣ)

    playboy (ಪ್ಲೇಬಾಯ್)

adjective ವಿಶೇಷಣ

Corinthian meaning in kannada


  • Definitions

    1. Of the Corinthian Greek order.

    ಕೊರಿಂಥಿಯನ್ ಗ್ರೀಕ್ ಆದೇಶದ.

  • Examples:
    1. The silver waters of the spring had long since disappeared, but there still were left a few of the Corinthian pillars, some stretched on the ground and overgrown with creeping-plants, while two or three yet remained erect, and showed how graceful the whole must have been.

  • 2. Debauched in character or practice; impure.

    ಪಾತ್ರ ಅಥವಾ ಅಭ್ಯಾಸದಲ್ಲಿ ಡಿಬಾಚ್ಡ್; ಅಶುದ್ಧ.

  • Examples:
    1. all her young Corinthian laity

  • 3. Being a sporting event (originally in horse racing and yachting) restricted to gentleman amateurs.

    ಕ್ರೀಡಾಕೂಟವಾಗಿರುವುದರಿಂದ (ಮೂಲತಃ ಕುದುರೆ ರೇಸಿಂಗ್ ಮತ್ತು ವಿಹಾರ ನೌಕೆಯಲ್ಲಿ) ಸಜ್ಜನ ಹವ್ಯಾಸಿಗಳಿಗೆ ಸೀಮಿತವಾಗಿದೆ.

  • Examples:
    1. Corinthian Stakes of 10 Guineas ... To be rode by Gentlemen.

    2. In Corinthian matches the yachts are steered and manned by gentlemen alone,

    3. It was a condition of the race, that the horses should be ridden by gentlemen ... [I]t was submitted, that if none were to be reputed in the rank of gentlemen, whose wives had not been visited by Lady Clanricarde, the notion of a Corinthian Race might as well be given up at once, within twenty miles all round Portumna castle. It would amount, in fact, to a disgentilizing of two or three counties.

    4. [W]e have horse races ... whereat the aforesaid noble animals are ridden by gentlemen, and if I err not are named "Corinthian."

  • Synonyms

    Corinthian helmet (ಕೊರಿಂಥಿಯನ್ ಹೆಲ್ಮೆಟ್)

    Corinthian bronze (ಕೊರಿಂಥಿಯನ್ ಕಂಚು)

    Corinthian spirit (ಕೊರಿಂಥದ ಆತ್ಮ)

    Corinthian order (ಕೊರಿಂಥಿಯನ್ ಆದೇಶ)

    Corinthianize (ಕೊರಿಂಥಿನೈಸ್ ಮಾಡಿ)

    Corinthianism (ಕೊರಿಂಥಿಸಂ)

    Corinthian brass (ಕೊರಿಂಥಿಯನ್ ಹಿತ್ತಾಳೆ)