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विडम्ब् vi-√ ḍamb [ viDamb ]
Ā. -ḍambate, to imitate, vie with, BhP.
P. ḍambayati, to imitate, copy, emulate, equal, be a match for any one or anything, Hariv. Kāv. Kāvyâ`d.
to mock, deride, ridicule, Hariv.
to impose upon, take in, cheat, deceive, Śak. Bhartṛ. Pañcat.
to afflict, MW.
vi-ḍamba [ viDamba ]
mfn. imitating, representing, BhP.
m. mockery, derision, Kāv. Sāh.
degradation, desecration, VarBṛS.
afflicting, distressing, annoyance, MW.
vi-ḍambaka [ viDambaka ]
mfn. imitating, strikingly resembling, Kād.
disgracing, profaning, Kāv. BhP.
vi-ḍambana [ viDambana ]
mfn. imitating, representing, acting like, BhP.
n. and ( ā ), f. imitation, copying, representing, playing the part of any one, imposture, disguise ( especially applied to a god assuming human form ), Kāv. Pur. ( acc. with √ kṛ, to imitate , copy, represent )
derision, ridiculousness, mockery, scoff, scorn, vexation, mortification, MBh. Kāv. etc. ( acc. with √ kṛ, to mock, deride )
disgrace, degradation, profanation, BhP.
abuse, misusage, VarBṛS.
disappointing, frustrating, MW.
vi-ḍambanīya [ viDambanIya ]
mfn. to be imitated etc.
to be distressed or annoyed, MW.
vi-ḍambita [ viDambita ]
mfn. imitated, copied, etc.
disguised, transformed, distorted, Hariv.
vexed, mortified, W.
low, poor, abject, ib.
deceived, disappointed, frustrated, MW.
n. an object of ridicule or contempt, despicable object, ib.
°tê`śvara, mfn. imitating or representing Śiva, Ragh.
vi-ḍambin [ viDambin ]
mfn. imitating, copying, bearing a striking resemblance, Uttarar. Kād.
mocking, deriding, vying with, surpassing, Śiś. Kāvyâ`d.
disgracing, degrading, profaning, VarBṛS.
causing deception or error, MW.
vi-ḍambya [ viDambya ]
n. an object of ridicule or contempt, BhP.