Pronunciation of Hunker  

English Meaning

Originally, a nickname for a member of the conservative section of the Democratic party in New York; hence, one opposed to progress in general; a fogy.

  1. To squat close to the ground; crouch. Usually used with down: hunkered down to avoid the icy wind.
  2. To take shelter, settle in, or hide out. Usually used with down: hunkered down in the cabin during the blizzard.
  3. To hold stubbornly to a position. Usually used with down: "As the White House hunkered down, G.O.P. congressional unity started crumbling” ( Time).
  4. The haunches.

Malayalam Meaning

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;വിശന്ന - Vishanna ;


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


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