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dapper

Short Definition : neat and trim (in appearance); (of small men) neat in appearance and quick in movements; neat; spry

Definition
(adj) marked by up-to-dateness in dress and manners
Synonyms : dashing , jaunty , natty , raffish , rakish , snappy , spiffy , spruce
Example Sentence
  • a dapper young man
  • a jaunty red hat

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for dapper

dapper(diaper)- if you can remember the diapers used for babies, should be kept neat and trim(spry).
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by sriharisharma

DAPPER sounds like DATE PAR. How will you go on a DATE PAR?? Obviously by dressing well and being up-to-date. So Try to remember DAPPER as DATE PAR !!!!
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by r4nj33t

dapper is very close to word DRAPER(Y).....SO drappery in your house is very neat and clean in its appearance.
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by preetisoni2411

For good marks you have to keep your exam paper dapper.
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by rizvi

dapper sounds like rapper, eminem(rapper) is neat and trim
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by j_h241990

DAPPER = don + appear; don appearances is always neat & trimly.
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by shaktipada

dappled

Short Definition : spotted

Definition
(adj) having spots or patches of color
Synonyms : mottled

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for dappled

d+apple...just imagine a d (damaged or rotten) apple..having many spots on it.
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by Payal1285

sounds like 'stappled'.If u stapple a paper it becomes spotted
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by cool_123

because of Greg CHAPPLE, ganguly’s carrier was SPOTTED with failures and criticism.
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by kaustubh

d+appled tshirt->spotted
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by sansecretcp

DAPPLED : DotsAPPLEDots; a new apple pc launched with dots is called dappled
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by mohit26041988

dappled - just imagine a white cloth, on which you dip apple in red colour and dab the apple spots on the color, so it becomes dappled
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by shalnew

dart

Short Definition : move or throw suddenly and quickly

Definition
(noun) a small narrow pointed missile that is thrown or shot
Definition
(noun) a tapered tuck made in dressmaking
Definition
(noun) a sudden quick movement
Synonyms : flit

Definition
(verb) move along rapidly and lightly; skim or dart
Synonyms : fleet , flit , flutter
Example Sentence
  • The hummingbird flitted among the branches

Definition
(verb) run or move very quickly or hastily
Synonyms : dash , flash , scoot , scud , shoot
Example Sentence
  • She dashed into the yard

Definition
(verb) move with sudden speed
Example Sentence
  • His forefinger darted in all directions as he spoke

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for dart

remember the game of darts where you throw the pointed needle-like darts quickly towards the board?
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by it's_me

Remember 'Blue dart' filght services? known for its fast service of goods
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by Adithya.R.Kumar

i think we all lnow BLUE DART company.which is a courier company ..it might help you.
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by sumi12344

dart ~ d + art; distance + art; art of reducing distance - to run or move quickly.
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by editor1

throwing knife on persons head is a Danger+ART
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by sansecretcp

daub

Short Definition : smear (as with paint); cover with something sticky; Ex. daub one's clothes with mud/paint; N: small bit of sticky substance; Ex. a daub of paint

Definition
(noun) material used to daub walls
Definition
(noun) a blemish made by dirt
Synonyms : blot , slur , smear , smirch , smudge , spot
Example Sentence
  • he had a smudge on his cheek

Definition
(noun) an unskillful painting
Definition
(verb) coat with plaster
Synonyms : plaster
Example Sentence
  • daub the wall

Definition
(verb) apply to a surface
Example Sentence
  • daub paint onto the wall

Definition
(verb) cover (a surface) by smearing (a substance) over it
Synonyms : smear
Example Sentence
  • smear the wall with paint
  • daub the ceiling with plaster

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for daub

from DAUB, if you can remember DOBBY from the Harry Potter movies: he was always shabby and dirty, as if COVERED WITH MUD or SMEARED WITH PAINT
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by nikhilthewanderer

daub- this word resembles the word dhobi..person who cleans "daubed" clothes.
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by sriharisharma

daag ache hai... or daub ache hai....
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by vishal41

Dubbed movies are lame, not very artistic, daub is artless painting.
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by fanatic

dry+hub->a house covers with straw clay or mud
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by sansecretcp

daunt

Short Definition : intimidate; frighten; discourage; dishearten

Definition
(verb) cause to lose courage
Example Sentence
  • dashed by the refusal

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for daunt

daunt = haunt = if you are frightened you will be discouraged to go into the haunted house.
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by atishceramics

this mnemonic is in hindi....daunt..sounds simillar to "daant"(scolding) aur jab bhi daant padti hai we easily get disheartened and frightened.
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by preetisoni2411

daunt sounds like DON'T,means som1 discouraging u
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by neerajyadav3

DAUNT sounds like "taunt".... When anyone taunts u u get dishartened
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by ankushbarad89

sounds like DAAT(to scold in hindi)....when you scold children frequently(DAAT), they become discouraged......
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by nileshdive

Daunt=aunt means ladies always frighten about their work mostly that what they are doing
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by pavanrises

determination haunt;due to frightening by haunting determination is decreased or lessened
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by laaptu

danger+aunt->frighten, dishearten,dicourage
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by sansecretcp

daunt ~ D (dog) + AUNT; My aunt was daunted by the dog in front of our house.
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by editor1

DAUNT = d + aunt; The aunt y always discourage about success.
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by shaktipada

dauntless

Short Definition : bold; fearless

Definition
(adj) invulnerable to fear or intimidation
Example Sentence
  • audacious explorers
  • fearless reporters and photographers
  • intrepid pioneers

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for dauntless

Dauntless - Daunt + less .. If daunt(Fright or FEAR) is less , it means you are bold and dauntless.
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by nithyas27

+auntless=d-sounds as "the"and auntless. i am afrid of my aunt.when my aunt went out i am fearless in my home
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by basavasai

d+auntless=d-sounds as the and auntless. many people having no aunt are fearless
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by basavasai

DON'T LOOSE your nerve
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by Jackery

Dauntless - Danger+aunt+less->It means you are bold and no FEAR.
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by sansecretcp

Dauntless for this word no need to think too we know the daunt means frighten... so dauntless means there is no frighten soo dauntless=not to be daunted.
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by pavanrises

here "daunt" get resembles "daud"(hindi)bhaganabecause of fear ..so daunt+less= fearless
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by pbhamare

sounds haunt + less >>> if u r haunt less, then nothing can frighten u... means u r bold..
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by RajeshBorkar

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