This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : noxious(harmful) smell
(noun) a foul-smelling outflow or vapor (especially a gaseous waste)
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for effluvium
the first part of the word is efflu, which means effluents. Effluents as such are harmful and produce a strong noxious smell.
effluvium....efflu(effluent)+vium....effluent means flow out...or vapourize....and in chemistry lab we must have smelt the obnoxious odour of hydrogen sulfide gas............
EFFLUENT is discharged fluid waste. EFFLUVIUM is discharged, unpleasant odor
Because of ef+FLU+vium; area was FOUL SMELLING
relate efflu to swine flu which is noxious to breathe
Short Definition : rudeness without any sense of shame; shameless boldness; presumptousness; nerve; cheek
(noun) audacious (even arrogant) behavior that you have no right to
he despised them for their presumptuousness
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for effrontery
for every discussion he comes to the FRONT and argues...in a rude manner.
think she stepped IN FRONT OF ME. How dare she be so bold!
if u can remember the word effront, it brings to mind the rude soldiers who stand in front of the queen's palace .these people are generally rude .u try to talk to them or scold them,they dont even move ,so wen a person scolded continuosly and if he
think FTV .. and FTV is shameless !!
to provide a front is to give support i.e in a way give resistance which means boldness..
The front of a male peacock displays extreme boldness when attracting a mate.
affront = insult
effront = rude and insulting
when an effrontery man comes in FRONT of you you will think uff(eff) who is in FRONT of mere(ery)
E(bad)+Frontery(habit of coming in front of people).....effrontery
front me aake teri to #$%.. shameless .. sabke samne
relate effront to affront which is a rude remark
Short Definition : shining brightly; brilliant
(adj) radiating or as if radiating light
the beaming sun
the effulgent daffodils
a radiant sunrise
a refulgent sunset
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for effulgent
Eff (Efficient)+ full+ gen(gem)= an efficient full gem shins brightly;
Efficient+ intelligent = if you are efficient as well as intelligent u ll be the shining star
break it up as ef+full+gent and relate gent to gentle man so a full gentleman is brilliant person
effulgent:-ef +fulgent(fuljali) which is always shining.it may help.
A FULL moon shines brightly.
Short Definition : pouring forth; unrestrained outpouring of feeling; V. effuse: pour out; ADJ. effusive: pouring forth; gushing
(noun) an unrestrained expression of emotion
(noun) flow under pressure
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for effusion
effusion rhymes with 'a fusion' reaction where there is an outburst or gush of energy...
Effuse is the opposite of diffuse.In diffusion,substances mix and form a mixture wheras in effusion,the reverse happens,the components POUR out
when current effuses, fuse ud jaata hai
simple which is opposite to diffusion
Effective+Profusion.....hence effusion means copius outpouring and it also means an unrestrained flow of words
if-u-see-jon...(john abrahim) excitement will pour out
When there is a effective fusion of music, pouring forth, unrestrained outpouring of feelings is witnessed...isnt it..!!!
effusion -> diffusion; both effusion and diffusion are related to flowing.
Expensive bulb got fused, so many servant apologized with effusion
effusion; The words which contain fussion term is always means strong flow of something.
Short Definition : one's opinion of oneself; self-esteem
(noun) an inflated feeling of pride in your superiority to others
(noun) your consciousness of your own identity
(noun) (psychoanalysis) the conscious mind
Short Definition : excessive interest in one's self; belief that one should be interested in one's self rather than in others; selfishness; ADJ. egoistic, egoistical
(noun) (ethics) the theory that the pursuit of your own welfare in the basis of morality
(noun) concern for your own interests and welfare
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for egoism
how to u differentiate egoism and egotism::::::
egotism - the t in it indicates boastfulness