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cameo

Short Definition : shell or jewel carved in relief; star's special appearance in a minor role in a film

Definition
(noun) engraving or carving in low relief on a stone (as in a brooch or ring)
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for cameo

in front of the cam(camera) u try to add a jewel to show yourself as a star for a special appearance in a movie..
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by sai dasika

cameo sounds like romeo .. so its related to star special appearance .. and also romeo adds jewellery...so
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by srnayak17

Apni kamiyo ko chupane ke liye pehno cameo(jewel carved in relief)
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by shuuu.shubham

the role of salman khan in movie "hello" was very kam(hindi) hain.
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by vikas_the_cool

Batsman plays very fast knock at the end of innings and Ravi Shastri says 'what a good cameo he played'
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by swap.kamble

romeo ajith came like cameo in english vinglish
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by sansecretcp

camp

Short Definition : group sharing a common cause or opinion

Definition
(noun) temporary living quarters specially built by the army for soldiers
Synonyms : bivouac , cantonment , encampment
Example Sentence
  • wherever he went in the camp the men were grumbling

Definition
(noun) a group of people living together in a camp
Example Sentence
  • the whole camp laughed at his mistake

Definition
(noun) temporary lodgings in the country for travelers or vacationers
Example Sentence
  • level ground is best for parking and camp areas

Definition
(noun) an exclusive circle of people with a common purpose
Synonyms : clique , coterie , ingroup , inner circle , pack

Definition
(noun) a penal institution (often for forced labor)
Example Sentence
  • China has many camps for political prisoners

Definition
(noun) something that is considered amusing not because of its originality but because of its unoriginality
Example Sentence
  • the living room was pure camp

Definition
(noun) shelter for persons displaced by war or political oppression or for religious beliefs
Synonyms : refugee camp

Definition
(noun) a site where care and activities are provided for children during the summer months
Synonyms : summer camp
Example Sentence
  • city kids get to see the country at a summer camp

Definition
(verb) live in or as if in a tent
Synonyms : bivouac , camp out , encamp , tent
Example Sentence
  • Can we go camping again this summer?
  • The circus tented near the town
  • The houseguests had to camp in the living room

Definition
(verb) establish or set up a camp
Synonyms : camp down

Definition
(verb) give an artificially banal or sexual quality to
Definition
(adj) providing sophisticated amusement by virtue of having artificially (and vulgarly) mannered or banal or sentimental qualities
Synonyms : campy
Example Sentence
  • they played up the silliness of their roles for camp effect
  • campy Hollywood musicals of the 1940's

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for camp

a camp is a place where people with common ideas and interests stay.
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by sriharisharma

canard

Short Definition : unfounded false rumor; exaggerated false report

Definition
(noun) a deliberately misleading fabrication
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for canard

Remember Kannad movies...their fighting is so unreal..false... so remember canard as being a false portrayal.
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by srnayak17

canard - can hard, it can hardly happen. It is exaggerated.
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by it's_me

Canarad--- Remember Narad Muni who use to spread false rumours.
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by shaifali.chawla

Remember: I "canard" (cannot) believe that story!
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by drquadros54

can+hard--rumours can be hardly believed
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by pavan.paone

can nerd(nard) spread rumours? No he can't!
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by appropos

CanarD~Kenar...In Share market you can hear false rumor particular share KENAR jonno.
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by tamz_rulz

canard - canara bank server is hacked, is a false rumor or false report.
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by sansecretcp

candor

Short Definition : frankness; open honesty; ADJ. candid

Definition
(noun) ability to make judgments free from discrimination or dishonesty
Definition
(noun) the quality of being honest and straightforward in attitude and speech
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for candor

Candor (Can + Do + r) During an interview you reflect your "Can Do" attitude to the interviewer.
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by Administrator

Candor (Can + Do + or + not) tell me the truth can u do this or shud i go to sm1 else ??
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by friendofafriend

Derived from "candid" which means truthful and honest opinion etc.
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by mohanster

cando-r, in gujrati kando is onion, if we make some criminal,smell kando he becomes frank and openly honest and tells us everything
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by dhruv

Imagine my life lies behind a door. Then if I CAN open the DOoR to my life...I am open and honest...So I "CAN" open the "DOR"
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by drquadros54

CAN u come straight from DOoR?? dont come thru window...
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by manojative

CAN (Can't) DOR(Dar.In hindi Dar is to fear. so those who dont fear are open, frank and honest.
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by prithvikalakota

candidate should be candid, or have candor meaning to be honest or frank to people
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by k3v1n

Can+ dar; dar in hindi is fear...so don't be darpok, be frank..
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by shadab.mit

candour UK , US candor noun [ U ] the quality of being honest and telling the truth, especially about a difficult or embarrassing subject "We really don't know what to do about it, " she said with surprising candour
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by friendofafriend

candor is the door of honesty
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by ashutosh shukla

children become stright forward and honest onlywhen you give them a candy
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by amarendar

Imagine a can is talking to a door. The can is telling the door that he is fired, because the door is not an all-rounder. He is honestly telling the door. That is candor.
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by singha

candor--> can+door if u "can" speak "truth" then all "doors" of heaven are open for u
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by sagardoshi63

canine

Short Definition : related to dogs; doglike

Definition
(noun) one of the four pointed conical teeth (two in each jaw) located between the incisors and the premolars
Definition
(noun) any of various fissiped mammals with nonretractile claws and typically long muzzles
Synonyms : canid

Definition
(adj) of or relating to a pointed conical tooth
Synonyms : laniary

Definition
(adj) of or relating to or characteristic of members of the family Canidae
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for canine

canine is a big sharp tooth used for biting and dogs have sharp tooth so canine = dog like
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by monger

before i end in counting up NINE numbers if you CAN't do this work you are a doglike animal
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by adhityabhaskargre

canine=cat+nine, If there are these many cats then surely dog will appear from some where...
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by z.kewal

the dominicans is latin for "the lords watch dogs", for they were preachers for all sinners throughout history. domini=lord, cani=dogs
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by nimigor

canker

Short Definition : any ulcerous sore; ulcer; any evil; CF. cancer

Definition
(noun) a fungal disease of woody plants that causes localized damage to the bark
Definition
(noun) an ulceration (especially of the lips or lining of the mouth)
Synonyms : canker sore

Definition
(noun) a pernicious and malign influence that is hard to get rid of
Synonyms : pestilence
Example Sentence
  • racism is a pestilence at the heart of the nation
  • according to him, I was the canker in their midst

Definition
(verb) become infected with a canker
Definition
(verb) infect with a canker
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for canker

canker relates to CANCER which is also a kind of ulcer.
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by rammohan

CANKER has a TANKER and kills every1 who cmes in his way....so CANKER z EVIL
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by Nitya

canker -- 'daal mein canker...'
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by Administrator

something like kankar
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by 1.6k

Smoking is a CANKER that causes CANCER.
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by prateek.goyal86

canker sounds like CANCER (mouth cancer) which is also a kind of ulcer.
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by RajeshBorkar

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