English to Tamil Meaning :: rather

Rather :
மாறாக
- மாறாகமாறாக
 
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Adverb(1) On the contrary(2) To some (great or small) extent(3) More readily or willingly(4) To a degree (not used with a negative)(5) Moderately(6) Significantly(7) Preferably; instead

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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.
Related Words
(1) rather than ::
விட
(2) would rather ::
அதற்கு பதிலாக
(3) or rather ::
அல்லது மாறாக
(4) but rather ::
மாறாக
(5) rather then ::
மாறாக பின்னர்
(6) rather like ::
மாறாக போன்ற
(7) rather good ::
மாறாக நல்ல
(8) rather fat ::
மாறாக கொழுப்பு
Synonyms
Adverb
1. sooner ::
விரைவில்
2. quite ::
மிகவும்
3. more precisely ::
மேலும் துல்லியமாக
4. more ::
மேலும்
5. on the contrary ::
மாறாக
6. kind of ::
ஒரு விதமாக
7. instead ::
பதிலாக
Antonyms
1. involuntarily
  
2. Extremely
  
3. Violently
  
4. Insignificantly
  
5. Little
  
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.

I suppose it\'s a rather
philosophical difference

I suppose it's a RATHER philosophical difference

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 8


and a little surprised
that you\'d rather sit at home

and a little surprised that you'd RATHER sit at home

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 17


Robert\'s rather tasteless about it.

Robert's RATHER tasteless about it.

Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 5


I would have rather showed\\Nyou something else.\0

I would have RATHER showed
you something else.

Money Heist Season 1, Episode 12


she\'d rather murder me
than speak with me.

she'd RATHER murder me than speak with me.

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 6


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