Pronunciation of But  


English Meaning

Except with; unless with; without.

  1. On the contrary: the plan caused not prosperity but ruin.
  2. Contrary to expectation; yet: She organized her work but accomplished very little. He is tired but happy.
  3. Usage Problem Used to indicate an exception: No one but she saw the prowler.
  4. With the exception that; except that. Often used with that: would have joined the band but he couldn't spare the time; would have resisted but that they lacked courage.
  5. Informal Without the result that: It never rains but it pours.
  6. Informal That. Often used after a negative: There is no doubt but right will prevail.
  7. That . . . not. Used after a negative or question: There never is a tax law presented but someone will oppose it.
  8. If not; unless: "Ten to one but the police have got them” ( Charlotte M. Yonge).
  9. Informal Than: They had no sooner arrived but they turned around and left.
  10. Usage Problem Except.
  11. Merely; just; only: hopes that lasted but a moment.
  12. Used as an intensive: Get out of here but fast!
  13. but for Were it not for: except for: We would have reached the summit but for the weather.

Malayalam Meaning

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× അല്ലാതെ - Allaathe | Allathe
× എന്നാലും - Ennaalum | Ennalum
× but she said that I could not. - But She Said That I Could Not.
× അങ്ങനെയല്ലായിരുന്നെങ്കില്‍ - Anganeyallaayirunnenkil‍ | Anganeyallayirunnenkil‍
× എന്നിരുന്നാലും - Ennirunnaalum | Ennirunnalum
× എന്നാല്‍ - Ennaal‍ | Ennal‍
× പക്ഷേ I like everything but that. I have no choice but to leave. - Pakshe I Like Everything But That. I Have No Choice But To Leave.
× പക്ഷേ - Pakshe
× പരന്തു - Paranthu
× തു - Thu
× എങ്കിലും She is very old - Enkilum She Is Very Old
× കൂടുതലും I am not rich but poor. - Kooduthalum I Am Not Rich But Poor.
× ഇങ്ങനെയൊക്കെയാണെങ്കിലും - Inganeyokkeyaanenkilum | Inganeyokkeyanenkilum
× ഇല്ലായിരുന്നെങ്കില്‍ - Illaayirunnenkil‍ | Illayirunnenkil‍
× but still attractive. You told me I could do that - But Still Attractive. You Told Me I Could Do That
× മാത്രം - Maathram | Mathram


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.

Mark 7:24

From there He arose and went to the region of Tyre and Sidon. And He entered a house and wanted no one to know it, but He could not be hidden.

അവൻ അവിടെ നിന്നു പുറപ്പെട്ടു സീദോന്റെയും സോരിന്റെയും അതിർനാട്ടിൽ ചെന്നു ഒരു വീട്ടിൽ കടന്നു; ആരും അറിയരുതു എന്നു ഇച്ഛിച്ചു എങ്കിലും മറഞ്ഞിരിപ്പാൻ സാധിച്ചില്ല.

Matthew 22:8

Then he said to his servants, "The wedding is ready, but those who were invited were not worthy.

പിന്നെ അവൻ ദാസന്മാരോടു: കല്യാണം ഒരുങ്ങിയിരിക്കുന്നു; ക്ഷണിക്കപ്പെട്ടവരോ യോഗ്യരായില്ല.

Daniel 8:18

Now, as he was speaking with me, I was in a deep sleep with my face to the ground; but he touched me, and stood me upright.

അവൻ എന്നോടു സംസാരിച്ചുകൊണ്ടിരിക്കുമ്പോൾ ഞാൻ ബോധംകെട്ടു നിലത്തു കവിണ്ണു വീണു; അവൻ എന്നെ തൊട്ടു എഴുന്നേല്പിച്ചു നിർത്തി.


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