English to Kannada Meaning :: rather

Rather :
ಬದಲಿಗೆ
ಅದಕ್ಕಿಂತ ಹೆಚ್ಚಾಗಿ, ಏಕೆಂದರೆಸುಮಾರು - ಬದಲಿಗೆಬದಲಿಗೆ
 
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Adverb(1) on the contrary, or instead(2) to some (great or small(3) more readily or willingly(4) to a degree (not used with a negative

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(1) This is not a simple party concern but rather a matter of urgent national interest.(2) I cannot think of anybody else I would rather have as chief bridesmaid.(3) I didn't post about my Suffolk adventures yesterday, as quite frankly I was rather tired.(4) Some of the monkeys were friendly, but others were behaving rather oddly.(5) I rather thought he was showing off(6) It prefers rather to say that it offers discounts to married couples.(7) would you like some wine or would you rather stick to sherry?(8) Andrea wasn't the sort to nag, rather such a quiet, forbearing type that people would hold her up as an example.(9) Yet its members still do not see it as leading opinion, rather as reacting to government initiatives.(10) I think I would rather have been at the ancient Greek Olympiads than at the one that's coming up.(11) I'd rather hoped that we would see the desert dunes of Maspalomas as part of our trek.(12) As has been said before, this is a joint problem for clubs and the union and it needs a joint solution, or rather solutions.(13) Anyone with an ounce of compassion can see he is to be pitied rather than pilloried.(14) We all get impatient at times but most people have the maturity to hold this in check and would rather arrive late than risk not arriving at all.(15) Bloggers are also free to give their own opinions, rather than toe the party line in the way that some journalists have to.(16) That has to be a question of opinion rather than fact, so it depends on what you make of the evidence.
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(1) rather than ::
ಬದಲಿಗೆ
(2) would rather ::
ಬದಲಿಗೆ ಅವುಗಳನ್ನು
(3) or rather ::
ಅಥವಾ ಬದಲಿಗೆ
(4) but rather ::
ಅದರ ಬದಲು
(5) rather then ::
ಬದಲಿಗೆ ನಂತರ
(6) rather like ::
ಬದಲಿಗೆ ಇಷ್ಟ
(7) rather good ::
ಬದಲಾಗಿ ಉತ್ತಮ
(8) rather fat ::
ಬದಲಿಗೆ ಕೊಬ್ಬು
Synonyms
Adverb
1. sooner ::
ಬೇಗ
2. quite ::
ಸಾಕಷ್ಟು
3. more precisely ::
ನಿಖರವಾಗಿ
4. more ::
ಹೆಚ್ಚು
5. on the contrary ::
ಬದಲಾಗಿ
6. kind of ::
ರೀತಿಯ
7. instead ::
ಬದಲಿಗೆ
Antonyms
Different Forms
rather
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

There\'s nothing in the world
that I would rather see.

There's nothing in the world that I would RATHER see.

Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 4


Would you rather I offer
my personal insight?

Would you RATHER I offer my personal insight?

The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 20


you might have
a rather unpleasant day.

you might have a RATHER unpleasant day.

The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 8


This is a rather shocking thing to hear.

This is a RATHER shocking thing to hear.

Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 3


And women smothered their babies
rather than see them starve,

And women smothered their babies RATHER than see them starve,

Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 3


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