Dadapanem, aka: Daḍapaṇēṃ, Daḍapaṇeṃ; 2 Definition(s)


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Marathi-English dictionary

daḍapaṇēṃ (दडपणें).—v c To press down; to compress. Ex. bhōgīndrācēṃ phaṇīmaṇḍaḷa || vaṭabījabhārēṃ daḍapilēṃ ||. 2 To keep under; to bring into subjection: also to oppress. 3 fig. To smother or suppress (an affair, failings &c.) daḍapūna is used in construction with numerous verbs of very differing signification, conveying the sense of Force, smartness, fullness, utterness; as daḍapūna-ghālaṇēṃ-bharaṇēṃ-basaviṇēṃ To cram or stuff; daḍapūna-paḷaṇēṃ-dhāvaṇēṃ-cālaṇēṃ-hākaṇēṃ To run, go, or drive smartly; daḍapūna-jēvaṇēṃ-khāṇēṃ-piṇēṃ To eat or drink to the full; daḍapūna-nijaṇēṃ-paḍaṇēṃ To lie muffled or well covered up.

(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

daḍapaṇēṃ (दडपणें).—v t Press down, compress. Keep under, bring into subjection; also to suppress. Fig. Smother or suppress (an affair, failings &c.) daḍapūna jēvaṇēṃ-khāṇēṃ- piṇēṃ Eat or drink to the full. daḍapūna nijaṇēṃ -paḍaṇēṃ Lie muffled or well covered up. daḍapūna ghālaṇēṃ-bharaviṇēṃ Cram or stuff.

(Source): DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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