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cabal

Short Definition : small group of persons secretly united to promote their own interests

Definition
(noun) a clique (often secret) that seeks power usually through intrigue
Synonyms : camarilla , faction , junto

Definition
(noun) a plot to carry out some harmful or illegal act (especially a political plot)
Synonyms : conspiracy

Definition
(verb) engage in plotting or enter into a conspiracy, swear together
Synonyms : complot , conjure , conspire , machinate
Example Sentence
  • They conspired to overthrow the government

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for cabal

cabal (Kabul), remember this place....Bin Laden and his men secretly united in kabul(cabal) to promote their interest, i.e. 9/11 attack...
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by it's_me

Cabal--- kabila in Hindi u know (must have seen in bollywood movies) ....imagine them when u read cabal you will automatically recall the meaning i.e secret group of persons secretly united to promote their interests.
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by Administrator

cabal sounds like cannibal to me. so the cannibals join unite to promote their interest i.e. kill and eat people.
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by its.me

STORY : Imagine a group of bald people planing to attack a barbar shop for bal(hairs)
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by goodnfine000

cabal.it seems like cabar(kabristan--burrial ground)meeting secretly at this place..means some conspiracy is going on!!
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by tariq431

cabal : cap + all means "put a cap" means to cheat in indian language and all - means group - so it means to come together to cheat
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by shalnew

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by rakei

cache

Short Definition : hiding place; V.

Definition
(noun) a hidden storage space (for money or provisions or weapons)
Definition
(noun) a secret store of valuables or money
Synonyms : hoard , stash

Definition
(noun) (computer science) RAM memory that is set aside as a specialized buffer storage that is continually updated; used to optimize data transfers between system elements with different characteristics
Synonyms : memory cache

Definition
(verb) save up as for future use
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for cache

sounds like cash.. So, hide your cash somewhere..
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by Administrator

cache is a computer term where latest binary data are stored near the cpu, it hides it.
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by it's_me

remember that the cashier is the one who works on the cache(as a place to hide or keep money)
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by esraa

i'm hiding in my cache...can u catch me huh??
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by sravan1411

Sounds like cache and stash. You can stash your cash away for safe keeping.
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by dshefman

cacophonous

Short Definition : discordant; inharmonious; N. cacophony: unpleasant mixture of loud sounds

Definition
(adj) having an unpleasant sound
Synonyms : cacophonic
Example Sentence
  • as cacophonous as a henyard

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for cacophonous

caco sounds like cactus and phonous like phone. So kindly try to remember it like this...a phone with a cactus makes irritating sounds.
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by amitarora

Caco + phone – phones sometimes cause irritating sound (some ringtones etc).
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by Administrator

phonus is sound.and kako is bad or harsh..so cacophonous is bad sound or harsh sound.
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by sai dasika

lots of COCK making noise in a PHONE... "KUKDEKU.."
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by rohu40

symphony is pleasing music of well tuned. cacophony is opposite to it made up uneven rhythm and it should be called as noise not song
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by arulmozhi

cactus + phonus ~ cactus = unpleasant phonus = sound => unpleasant sound !!
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by friendofafriend

poem frog and the nightingale->frog's voice crass cacophany
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by phoenix747

ke ko sound in phone while talking irritates us
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by rinci

cacophony: it sounds like ' cat call phone' ---- discordant.
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by davidzws

cacophony: cat + cock + phone --- it is obviously discordant.
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by davidzws

"caco" stands for chaos , phonous means sound. If you read science fiction or read cosmology you know what chaos means. So caco+phonous means "chaos sound"
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by fahad18g

cadaver

Short Definition : corpse; dead human body

Definition
(noun) the dead body of a human being
Synonyms : clay , corpse , remains , stiff
Example Sentence
  • the cadaver was intended for dissection
  • the end of the police search was the discovery of a corpse
  • the murderer confessed that he threw the stiff in the river
  • honor comes to bless the turf that wraps their clay

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for cadaver

Cadaver = CADET (kada = ganda) + WAR...a cadet killed at war...hence his corpse and his corpse was flowwing in a river (cada+ver)
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by findktk

in harry potter, the strongest spell,, abra ka daver,,,(cadever),,, kills the person, leaving the body dead
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by saurabhkumar87

caDAVER- daver in this word,brings us to mind,devru(god).after death,people who are lucky will reach god
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by sriharisharma

कद्दावर आदमी की लाश
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by nlshraman

CAD:computer aided design,aversion:hatred.AVERsion towards CAD made him penniless hence died of hunger i.e. lying as a corpse
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by darshinicl

sounds like kadevar( kadevar in marathi)...Vikram-Vetal ka comics mein vetal hamesha vikram ke kadevar tha and vetal was a corpse
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by nileshdive

Cadet died in war and he became VEER...VEER MARAN
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by Phanik12312

(Kannada) - devva means ghost, cadaver is ca-devva-er
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by shalnew

cadaver rhymes with kalebar which means dead body skeleton.so cadaver means dead body
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by isabella swan

cadaver in marathi v can portray it as cade var lash gheun chala ahai.
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by aparajita

aver people studying CAD will be like dead body
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by sansecretcp

cadaverous

Short Definition : like a corpse; pale

Definition
(adj) very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold
Synonyms : bony , emaciated , gaunt , haggard , pinched , skeletal , wasted
Example Sentence
  • emaciated bony hands
  • a nightmare population of gaunt men and skeletal boys
  • eyes were haggard and cavernous
  • small pinched faces
  • kept life in his wasted frame only by grim concentration

Definition
(adj) of or relating to a cadaver or corpse
Synonyms : cadaveric
Example Sentence
  • we had long anticipated his cadaverous end

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for cadaverous

the presence of a carnivorous(feeding on flesh) makes you cadaverous.
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by emdmehr

you may relate the word with kadha(a hindi word) (a yuck tasting drink you are forcefully made to drink if you are ill) cadaverous = kada + rus = sick looking person
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by atishceramics

Devar is cadaverous and may turn into a cadaver
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by rawaldelhi@gmail.com

Dave studying cad, iam aver he will look like dead body pale & dull
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by sansecretcp

cadence

Short Definition : rhythmic rise and fall (of words or sounds); beat; regular beat of sound; rhythm

Definition
(noun) (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse
Synonyms : beat , measure , meter , metre

Definition
(noun) the close of a musical section
Definition
(noun) a recurrent rhythmical series
Synonyms : cadency

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for cadence

cadence -> dance- replace e with a...and it turns out to be dance. People dance to the rythmic rise and fall of the sound beats.
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by sriharisharma

ca(n) dance only on the songs with BEATS.. :-)
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by parry007

kya dance hain.i started praising my friend coz his dance was RYTHMIC.....
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by nileshdive

CADET DANCE imagine NCC cadets dancing, obviously they will dance with rising and falling beats, the same way they march.
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by govil.chiran@gmail.com

Ca like Clay & Dence like Dense: a clay which is dense have shape up and down, like ripples (waves)
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by shakeelomv

cadence: cat + dance --- cat dance with a rhythm.
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by davidzws

cadence: it sounds like ' Cate (kate) dance' --- Cate dance with rhythm.
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by davidzws

If u are a cadaver peolple will make cadences around u
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by spdram

car dance (cadence) -> rise and fall of rhythm.
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by sansecretcp

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