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विडम्ब्

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वि-√ डम्ब्   Ā.-डम्बते, to imitate, vie with, [BhP.];
P.डम्बयति, to imitate, copy, emulate, equal, be a match for any one or anything, [Hariv.]; [Kāv.]; [Kāvyâd.];
to mock, deride, ridicule, [Hariv.];
to impose upon, take in, cheat, deceive, [Śak.]; [Bhartṛ.]; [Pañcat.];
to afflict, [MW.]

विडम्ब् [viḍamb]   1 [U.]
To imitate, copy, resemble; (तं) ऋतुर्विडम्बयामास न पुनः प्राप तच्छ्रियम् [R.4.17;] वपुःप्रकर्षेण विडम्बितेश्वरः 3.52;13.29;16.11; [Ki.5.46;12.38;] [Śi.1.6;12.5;16.58.]
To ridicule, deride, mock; संमोहयन्ति मदयन्ति विडम्बयन्ति निर्भर्त्सयन्ति रमयन्ति विषादयन्ति [Bh.1.22;] यथा न विडम्ब्यसे जनैः [K.19.]
To cheat, deceive; एवमात्माभिप्रायसंभावितेष्टजनचित्तवृत्तिः प्रार्थयिता विडम्ब्यते [Ś.2.]
To afflict, pain, molest.
To transform, distort.

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