This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : trip; short journey
(noun) a journey taken for pleasure
many summer excursions to the shore
it was merely a pleasure trip
after cautious sashays into the field
(verb) make a trip for pleasure
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for jaunt
Journey to your AUNT's place
the word itself says (jaun= should i go ... in hindi)
have a small trip with Jaya AUNTy
Joint is a slang used by weed smokers. So when people make joint they get high which can be said a pleasurable trip.
jaun ani ye!! means go and come fast in Marathi
You make a JAUNT to your favourite HAUNT
jaunt sounds like jount=JOUrNey, Trip
after coming from a JAUNT(outing) one becomes JAUNTY(very happy) :)
Short Definition : cheerful and pleased with life; lighthearted; animated; easy and carefree; dapper in appearance; Ex. jaunty person/hat
(adj) marked by up-to-dateness in dress and manners
a dapper young man
a jaunty red hat
(adj) having a cheerful, lively, and self-confident air
looking chipper, like a man...diverted by his own wit
life that is gay, brisk, and debonair
walked with a jaunty step
a jaunty optimist
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for jaunty
remember Jonty Rhodes of the South Africa cricket team who dives carefree while fielding
SAME ....LIKE THE ABOVE ONE..JAYA aunty ..is a cheerful and pleasant lady.
JAUNTY = JOLLY
when u go for a jaunt you fell lighthearted and carefree
janti(Nepali):when you go for janti you will be lively,animated,cheerful n carefree
Short Definition : endanger; imperil; put at risk; N. jeopardy: danger
(verb) pose a threat to; present a danger to
The pollution is endangering the crops
(verb) put at risk
I will stake my good reputation for this
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for jeopardize
sounds like leopard...
leopard r now ENDANGERED species
link it with.... shanti se JIO PAR humse panga mat lena .... otherwise your life woud be JEOPARDIZED..... said the rogue..
jeo..(jai)+paradize....so why are you PUTTING JAI at risk..do you want to send him paradize(die)
Short Definition : playful remark or act; V. act or speak playfully
(noun) a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter
he told a very funny joke
he knows a million gags
thanks for the laugh
he laughed unpleasantly at his own jest
even a schoolboy's jape is supposed to have some ascertainable point
(noun) activity characterized by good humor
(verb) tell a joke; speak humorously
He often jokes even when he appears serious
(verb) act in a funny or teasing way
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for jest
Remember "JEST for laughs gags" on pogo
Jest sounds similar to Fest (festival)..you act and speak playfully in a fest
by rajat jain
I did "Just like that", hey don't take it seriously.
JEST like that
sounds like "test". "test" the sincerity of anyone by giving playful remarks and recording the response.
Short Definition : things thrown from a ship (to lighten the ship)
(noun) the part of a ship's equipment or cargo that is thrown overboard to lighten the load in a storm
(noun) the floating wreckage of a ship
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for jetsam
jetSAM-samundar(sea ) :: goods thrown in sea.
floatsam is wreckage in sea. jetsam is throwing wreckege into sea
relate it to flotsam
Short Definition : throw overboard (from a ship or plane)
(verb) throw away, of something encumbering
(verb) throw as from an airplane
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for jettison
jetti(jet plane)+son..so someone throwing out his 2 quintal SON out of JET PLANE to make it LIGHTER.
Remember JET Airways laying off the staff to reduce costs
jhat(jet) se mike tison(tyson) ko boat par se phenko varna yeh doob jayega...
remember JETSON's they travel in the jet and they deliver package by Jettison..
jetti sounds like jedi, when you mess with the son of a jedi(jedi knight)he will throw you overboard