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Pronunciation of Hedge  


English Meaning

A thicket of bushes, usually thorn bushes; especially, such a thicket planted as a fence between any two portions of land; and also any sort of shrubbery, as evergreens, planted in a line or as a fence; particularly, such a thicket planted round a field to fence it, or in rows to separate the parts of a garden.

  1. A row of closely planted shrubs or low-growing trees forming a fence or boundary.
  2. A line of people or objects forming a barrier: a hedge of spectators along the sidewalk.
  3. A means of protection or defense, especially against financial loss: a hedge against inflation.
  4. A securities transaction that reduces the risk on an existing investment position.
  5. An intentionally noncommittal or ambiguous statement.
  6. A word or phrase, such as possibly or I think, that mitigates or weakens the certainty of a statement.
  7. To enclose or bound with or as if with hedges.
  8. To hem in, hinder, or restrict with or as if with a hedge.
  9. To minimize or protect against the loss of by counterbalancing one transaction, such as a bet, against another.
  10. To plant or cultivate hedges.
  11. To take compensatory measures so as to counterbalance possible loss.
  12. To avoid making a clear, direct response or statement.

Malayalam Meaning

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× സജീവമായ - Sajeevamaaya | Sajeevamaya
× ചുവന്ന - Chuvanna
× കാവല്‍ - Kaaval‍ | Kaval‍
× hedge stake പത്തല്‍ - hedge Stake Paththal‍ | hedge Stake Pathal‍
× വേലി - Veli
× അമിതമായ - Amithamaaya | Amithamaya


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

Matthew 21:33

"Hear another parable: There was a certain landowner who planted a vineyard and set a hedge around it, dug a winepress in it and built a tower. And he leased it to vinedressers and went into a far country.

മറ്റൊരു ഉപമ കേൾപ്പിൻ . ഗൃഹസ്ഥനായോരു മനുഷ്യൻ ഒരു മുന്തിരിത്തോട്ടം നട്ടുണ്ടാക്കി, അതിന്നു വേലികെട്ടി, അതിൽ ചകൂ കുഴിച്ചിട്ടു ഗോപുരവും പണിതു; പിന്നെ കുടിയാന്മാരെ പാട്ടത്തിന്നു ഏല്പിച്ചിട്ടു പരദേശത്തുപോയി.

Proverbs 15:19

The way of the lazy man is like a hedge of thorns, But the way of the upright is a highway.

മടിയന്റെ വഴി മുള്ളുവേലിപോലെയാകുന്നു; നീതിമാന്മാരുടെ പാതയോ പെരുവഴി തന്നേ.

Mark 12:1

Then He began to speak to them in parables: "A man planted a vineyard and set a hedge around it, dug a place for the wine vat and built a tower. And he leased it to vinedressers and went into a far country.

പിന്നെ അവൻ ഉപമകളാൽ അവരോടു പറഞ്ഞുതുടങ്ങിയതു: ഒരു മനുഷ്യൻ ഒരു മുന്തിരിത്തോട്ടം നട്ടുണ്ടാക്കി ചുറ്റും വേലികെട്ടി ചക്കും കുഴിച്ചുനാട്ടി ഗോപുരവും പണിതു കുടിയാന്മാരെ ഏല്പിച്ചിട്ടു പരദേശത്തു പോയി.


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