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juggernaut

Short Definition : irresistible crushing force; overwhelming advancing force that crushes everything in its path

Definition
(noun) a massive inexorable force that seems to crush everything in its way
Synonyms : steamroller

Definition
(noun) an avatar of Vishnu
Synonyms : jagannath , jagannatha , jagganath

Definition
(noun) a crude idol of Krishna
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for juggernaut

At the festival, the crowd at Jagannath temple in India is juggernaut. Actually this word came into use from the British rule. On the day of festival a british officer saw the crowd and mispronounced Jagannath as juggernaut.
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by balaram

Every year there will be a Rathyatra of Lord Jagannath in Puri. Once this chariot starts moving, it is not supposed to stop. Whatever comes on the way will be crushed with strong force of people pulling the chariot.
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by savakarv

Remeber the character from X-men Juggernaut ...brother of xavier ...his power used to be this irresistable crushing force !!
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by Fardin

picture a monster JUG OF NUTS rolling down a hill crushing a crowd of people.
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by Jackery

like there was a Jug smashed on a man Nuts .. hence a crashing force :P
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by siddharth4484

can you remember juggernaut in the game tiberian sun fire storm. nothing could survive in the path of juggernaut.
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by mns025

Associate to Juggernaut in the game Call of Duty. It takes prolonged blows to kill a juggernaut
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by vishal733

Not a mnemonic..This is all foolish concept of whoever brought this word in english.. It doesn't crush everything but all inauspicious thing.
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by swap.kamble

remember indian god jagannath and his powers
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by berkeley

jumble

Short Definition : mix in a confused way

Definition
(noun) a confused multitude of things
Definition
(noun) small flat ring-shaped cake or cookie
Synonyms : jumbal

Definition
(noun) a theory or argument made up of miscellaneous or incongruous ideas
Synonyms : hodgepodge , patchwork

Definition
(verb) be all mixed up or jumbled together
Synonyms : mingle
Example Sentence
  • His words jumbled

Definition
(verb) assemble without order or sense
Synonyms : confuse , mix up
Example Sentence
  • She jumbles the words when she is supposed to write a sentence

Definition
(verb) bring into random order
Synonyms : scramble , throw together

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for jumble

JUmbo(anil kumble) mixes his delivery so that batsmen become totally confused .
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by amit251285

juncture

Short Definition : crisis; point in time; joining point; joint; act of joining

Definition
(noun) an event that occurs at a critical time
Synonyms : occasion
Example Sentence
  • at such junctures he always had an impulse to leave
  • it was needed only on special occasions

Definition
(noun) a crisis situation or point in time when a critical decision must be made
Synonyms : critical point , crossroads
Example Sentence
  • at that juncture he had no idea what to do
  • he must be made to realize that the company stands at a critical point

Definition
(noun) the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made
Synonyms : articulation , join , joint , junction

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for juncture

sounds very similar to PUNCTURE...well if your tyre gets punctured when you have an important meeting, you find your self IN a HUGE CRISIS.
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by preetisoni2411

from junction which is the meeting point
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by 1.6k

junket

Short Definition : trip especially one taken for pleasure by an official at public expense

Definition
(noun) dessert made of sweetened milk coagulated with rennet
Definition
(noun) a journey taken for pleasure
Example Sentence
  • many summer excursions to the shore
  • it was merely a pleasure trip
  • after cautious sashays into the field

Definition
(noun) a trip taken by an official at public expense
Definition
(verb) go on a pleasure trip
Synonyms : junketeer

Definition
(verb) provide a feast or banquet for
Synonyms : banquet , feast

Definition
(verb) partake in a feast or banquet
Synonyms : banquet , feast

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for junket

in hindi (jun)ta (ke) paiso se (T)ravel is JUNKET :)
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by makardhwaj

Jacket - at official trips people specially wears office jacket .
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by amit251285

politicians always do junk work and junkets.
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by cp.jethani

JUNK politician goes to phuKET (thailand) at public expense.
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by nikhilnitc

JOurney to ranikhet.It is just for pleasure, cos ranikhet is not a special place.
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by rakei

JUN(Jungle)se KHET(Khet)ki aur chal diye......a pleasure trip
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by prateekspaw

Junk food at a junket.
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by nupur10000

Junket="Jaaannn??!!!"+"Ke"+"Travel" tashrif mibarid ba "Travel"haye Sherkat?!!!
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by melancholica

Our beloved planning comission vice chairman MONTEK singh is a junket
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by bbrave

junta

Short Definition : group of persons joined in political intrigue; cabal; group of military officers ruling a country after seizing power (by force)

Definition
(noun) a group of military officers who rule a country after seizing power
Synonyms : military junta

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for junta

junta ka raj- democracy .
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by amit251285

To overpower government , junta( hindi) has to come together
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by amolge

junta in telugu means couple..so rem like junta became involved in some cabal
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by berkeley

juridical

Short Definition : of the law and its administration; CF. judicial: of courts of law; CF. judiciary

Definition
(adj) of or relating to the law or jurisprudence
Synonyms : juridic
Example Sentence
  • juridical days

Definition
(adj) relating to the administration of justice or the function of a judge
Synonyms : judicial , juridic
Example Sentence
  • judicial system

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for juridical

Think of how a jury helps to administer the law
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by Figbeet

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