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

 Transliteration ON/OFF | Not Correct/Proper?

× കൂടുതലും I am not rich but poor. - Kooduthalum I Am Not Rich But Poor.
× ഇല്ലായിരുന്നെങ്കില്‍ - Illaayirunnenkil‍ | Illayirunnenkil‍
× എന്നാലും - Ennaalum | Ennalum
× അല്ലാതെ - Allaathe | Allathe
× പക്ഷേ - Pakshe
× but she said that I could not. - But She Said That I Could Not.
× പരന്തു - Paranthu
× but still attractive. You told me I could do that - But Still Attractive. You Told Me I Could Do That
× തു - Thu
× 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.
× എങ്കിലും She is very old - Enkilum She Is Very Old
× അങ്ങനെയല്ലായിരുന്നെങ്കില്‍ - Anganeyallaayirunnenkil‍ | Anganeyallayirunnenkil‍
× എന്നിരുന്നാലും - Ennirunnaalum | Ennirunnalum
× ഇങ്ങനെയൊക്കെയാണെങ്കിലും - Inganeyokkeyaanenkilum | Inganeyokkeyanenkilum
× മാത്രം - Maathram | Mathram


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

2 Samuel 13:25

but the king said to Absalom, "No, my son, let us not all go now, lest we be a burden to you." Then he urged him, but he would not go; and he blessed him.

രാജാവു അബ്ശാലോമിനോടു: വേണ്ടാ മകനേ, ഞങ്ങൾ എല്ലാവരും വന്നാൽ നിനക്കു ഭാരമാകും എന്നു പറഞ്ഞു. അവൻ അവനെ നിർബ്ബന്ധിച്ചിട്ടും പോകുവാൻ മനസ്സാകാതെ അവൻ അവനെ അനുഗ്രഹിച്ചു.

Hosea 9:8

The watchman of Ephraim is with my God; but the prophet is a fowler's snare in all his ways--Enmity in the house of his God.

എഫ്രയീം എന്റെ ദൈവത്തിന്റെ നേരെ പതിയിരിക്കുന്നു; പ്രവാചകന്നോ അവന്റെ എല്ലാവഴികളിലും വേട്ടക്കാരന്റെ കണിയും അവന്റെ ദൈവത്തിന്റെ ആലയത്തിൽ പകയം നേരിടും.

Ephesians 1:21

far above all principality and power and might and dominion, and every name that is named, not only in this age but also in that which is to come.

സർവ്വവും അവന്റെ കാൽക്കീഴാക്കിവെച്ചു അവനെ സർവ്വത്തിന്നും മീതെ തലയാക്കി


Found Wrong Meaning for But?

Name :

Email :

Details :