This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : long, passionate, and vehement speech; V.
(noun) a loud bombastic declamation expressed with strong emotion
(verb) deliver a harangue to; address forcefully
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for harangue
HARANGUE can be split as har + ang + u + e....so when YOU are ANGry with HAR(her), she is subjected to a long or intensive verbal attack.
HAR (her) + ANGUE (anger) = she VERBALLY ATTACKED me because of HER ANGER at me.
split it to HAR + LANGUE . HAR = harrass and LANG = language .. hence harangue is harassing language
sounds like HARAYENGE(we will beat them)....Imagine that our leaders are giving earnest speech on how we are going to beat terrorism....
Har angle se anger hai us harangue bhasan me to.
it sounds like hang.. when some1 hangs, he/she remains in the same state for long..
HAR - RANG ... her angry voice RANG in my ears.
Harangue like an Orang-it-ange while giving a pompous speech.
its sounds like,her ring.imagine u in a gathering and u r expressing ur feelings and emotions loudly and boldly to ur gf.
usne itna lamba speech diya ki mai HARANGUE(amazed) ho gaya.
harangue = har (her) + angue(angry); when she is in angry mode scroll everyone harshly.
Short Definition : annoy by repeated attacks
(verb) annoy continually or chronically
He is known to harry his staff when he is overworked
This man harasses his female co-workers
(verb) exhaust by attacking repeatedly
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for harass
the girl was harassed because her ass was huge
Short Definition : forerunner (which foreshadows what is to come)
(noun) something that precedes and indicates the approach of something or someone
(verb) foreshadow or presage
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for harbinger
sounds like HER + FINGER, she shows me what is about to happen by gesturing with her finger.
Harbinger - Imagine Harbhajan announcing the arrival of the Indian Team into the ground, because he is the frontline spinner.. a frontrunner
An SINGING angel with a HARP is a sign of the afterlife to come.
When the ship arrives it will enter the HARBOR IN the JAR
harbhajan finger got broken and i portend india's loss
horror bringer..wd bad omen
Short Definition : give protection (by giving food and shelter); provide a refuge for; hide; keep in mind (thoughts or feelings); Ex. harbor a grudge/criminal; N: place of shelter; refuge
(noun) a sheltered port where ships can take on or discharge cargo
(noun) a place of refuge and comfort and security
(verb) maintain (a theory, thoughts, or feelings)
bear a grudge
entertain interesting notions
harbor a resentment
(verb) secretly shelter (as of fugitives or criminals)
(verb) keep in one's possession; of animals
(verb) hold back a thought or feeling about
She is harboring a grudge against him
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for harbor
harbor is a place where ships stand, in Mumbai, most of the criminals and REFUGE find SHELTER there
During storm harbor is the protection for ship and sailor.
Short Definition : (of people or animals) sturdy; robust; (of plants) able to stand inclement(stormy) weather
(noun) United States slapstick comedian who played the pompous and overbearing member of the Laurel and Hardy duo who made many films (1892-1957)
(noun) English novelist and poet (1840-1928)
(adj) having rugged physical strength; inured to fatigue or hardships
hardy explorers of northern Canada
proud of her tall stalwart son
sturdy young athletes
(adj) able to survive under unfavorable weather conditions
strawberries are hardy and easy to grow
camels are tough and hardy creatures
(adj) invulnerable to fear or intimidation
fearless reporters and photographers
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for hardy
Remember Jeff Hardy and Matt Hardy..They seem 2 b robust,audacious guys
HARD-hardy is very hard
HARDY boys were very strong and robust...
Short Definition : agonizing; distressing; traumatic; V. harrow: break up and level (soil) with a harrow; inflict great distress on; agonize; N: farming machine to break up the earth
(adj) extremely painful
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for harrowing
harrow - sounds like sorrow
and sorrow leads to agony, so........
h + arrow - if you are h(it) with an 'arrow' it would be harrowing
harrow....narrow...so a narrow minded husband could be very agonizing for u.
harrow:narrow: A narrow minded FARMER can be agonizing for both earth and wife.
harrow sounds like narrow... a narrow death escape can be shocking and upseting...
HAR+ROING(cry)....its greatly distressing to lose and cry after losing
harrowing means digging up the earth in relation to farming.. in relation to human behaviour, its eating up and ring up agony and great pain..
haro(after u lose a game) u r harrowinh