This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : mixed up; jumbled; distorted; V. garble: mix up or distort (a message) to such an extent as to make misleading or unintelligible
(adj) lacking orderly continuity
a confused set of instructions
a confused dream about the end of the world
disconnected fragments of a story
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for garbled
remember it wid hindi word GADBAD
garb (relate it to GARBAGE) AND IN GARBAGE all the spoiled and distorted materials are mixed up.
Relate it with GARGLE... so when our voice get distorted or mixed up voice comes out.. we do gargle... to make it rite....
Any Project with Confused or insequential instructions leads (LED) to GARBage output, hence GARB-LED
GARB(age) LE(a)Ds to distorted and mixed up things
pronounce "g" in it as "j" and then u can see that it kinda sounds like "Jumbled" which almost means the same as "Garbled"
remember it with GARGLE. when you gargle water in your throat gets mixed up.
Short Definition : huge; enormous; gigantic; CF. the hero of Gargantua and Pantagruel
(adj) of great mass; huge and bulky
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for gargantuan
GAN(R)G + ANT = ARMY OF ANTS which is quite huge.
by himanshu dhumash
ghar mein ants which are enormous.
remember ORANGUTAN.. which is huge monkey
gargantuan: sounds like ghar ka ghanta; A 'ghanta' (BELL) is enormous compared to 'ghanti'
my frnd R**** GARG as compared to an ANT is very enormous..it will help u if u have a huge frnd named garg..:P
I have a friend named Yash GARG, he is huge and enormous in size :P , so try to imagine a friend named Garg too
sounds similar to "gigantic" which means huge and enormous.
Garg aunty is of gargantuan size.
Short Definition : waterspout carved in grotesque figures on a building
(noun) a spout that terminates in a grotesquely carved figure of a person or animal
(noun) an ornament consisting of a grotesquely carved figure of a person or animal
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for gargoyle
word resembles gargle.. which we do every morning.. similarly imagine a structure (statue) releasing water from its mouth.. like the gargoyle statue in Singapore which you may have seen on TV or a magazine.
it also means an ugly figure.
Goyle(from harry potter)was an ugly brat.
GARGI has a very wierd or grotesque appearance.
by himanshu dhumash
Remember the "Gargoyle" movie
Short Definition : overbright in color; unpleasantly bright; gaudy
(adj) tastelessly showy
a flash car
a flashy ring
a gaudy costume
loud sport shirts
a meretricious yet stylish book
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for garish
GARISH- sound like Gayish........ a gay person wears all bright coloured clothes and looks gaudy and garish......
Imagine if sum1 GARNISHES too oddly ! puts everything, and makes it gaudy !
sounds as 'garisht(deep,excessive)' in hindi
Garish- A 'girl' who is 'rich' is tastelessly showy
Garo = deep color
Goorish(gora) bright in color.. hope it helps !!
Short Definition : gather; store up; amass
(noun) a storehouse for threshed grain or animal feed
(verb) acquire or deserve by one's efforts or actions
(verb) store grain
(verb) assemble or get together
gather some stones
pull your thoughts together
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for garner
Sounds like a gardener who gathers fruits and vegetables from his/her garden.
GARNER sounds like GARNIER face wash which GATHERS dust and cleans
Granary is to garner
gardner + garnier fructus - Sounds like a gardener who gathers fruits and vegetables from his/her garden. :)
Short Definition : decorate; add a garnish to; decorate (food or drink) with small items such as lemon slices; N.
(noun) something (such as parsley) added to a dish for flavor or decoration
(noun) any decoration added as a trimming or adornment
(verb) take a debtor's wages on legal orders, such as for child support
His employer garnished his wages in order to pay his debt
(verb) decorate (food), as with parsley or other ornamental foods
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for garnish
sounds like FURNISH.. means decorating your house
focus...ON GAR...GARLAND...SO YOU DECORATE YOUR room with GARLAND.
Rhymes with varnish, which helps decorate the wood.
Burnish = varnish = garnish = polish
by onno manush
garnish rhymes like VARNISH (paint).. so it means to decorate.. garnishing the house with varnish :D