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kneel

Short Definition : go down on one's knee(s)

Definition
(noun) supporting yourself on your knees
Synonyms : kneeling

Definition
(verb) rest one's weight on one's knees
Example Sentence
  • In church you have to kneel during parts of the service

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for kneel

Kneel (go down on your knees) karte karte mere ghutnon (knees) mein NEEL pad gaye.
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by pushpa_edit

kneel = katrina (k) neel down in front of salman for her mistake for mixing up with sharuk.
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by shaktipada

knell

Short Definition : tolling of a bell especially to indicate a funeral, disaster, etc.; sound of the funeral bell; V.

Definition
(noun) the sound of a bell rung slowly to announce a death or a funeral or the end of something
Definition
(verb) ring as in announcing death
Definition
(verb) make (bells) ring, often for the purposes of musical edification
Synonyms : ring
Example Sentence
  • Ring the bells
  • My uncle rings every Sunday at the local church

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for knell

knell== k + (hell+bell) === when u die u wil be in hell... so knell means tolling of a bell to indicate funeral
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by arunpeddi

Knell the Bell to indicate Hell.
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by gauravwidhani

when andrew nel(of south africa) comes ganguly thinks that today his death bell has been rung... uski fast bowlers se fat-ti hai
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by hiraditya

KNELL the BELL... ring a bell to give an alarm or signal.
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by pushpa_edit

Nell is a grain which is generally said as Nell Mani. Mani is bell.
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by aravindhbaskaran

Knell of the bell sends his ass to hell!!!
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by menon_ranjit

knell....kali(black)+bell....so kali bell tolls especially to indicate funeral, disaster, etc.
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by er.amit.1jan

Knell...funeral di bell
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by vikas023

knit

Short Definition : contract into wrinkles; grow together; join together closely; make (a fabric or garment) by interwining yarn or thread; Ex. knit the brow; Ex. The bones should knit together in a few weeks.

Definition
(noun) a fabric made by knitting
Definition
(noun) a basic knitting stitch
Synonyms : knit stitch , plain , plain stitch

Definition
(noun) needlework created by interlacing yarn in a series of connected loops using straight eyeless needles or by machine
Synonyms : knitting , knitwork

Definition
(verb) make (textiles) by knitting
Example Sentence
  • knit a scarf

Definition
(verb) tie or link together
Synonyms : entwine

Definition
(verb) to gather something into small wrinkles or folds
Synonyms : cockle , crumple , pucker , rumple
Example Sentence
  • She puckered her lips

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for knit

She wanted everything neat and when it wasnt she would knit her eyebrows in anger!!
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by bugmenot

knit = kn + IT; Information Technology in karnataka grow up many company together.
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by shaktipada

KNIT- in NIT (national institute of technologies)students grow together.
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by prashantsinghgj

its like KIT
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by sabitha.poladi@gmail.com

knoll

Short Definition : little round hill; hillock

Definition
(noun) a small natural hill
Synonyms : hammock , hillock , hummock , mound

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for knoll

knoll: kno(know)+ll(all).so if u know everything u will feel as u r top, ur on a hill
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by gre_10

KNOLL= KNOT + HILL, i.e-- its like a knot on a thread.... which is like a small aberration on the thread.. implying a small hill on the land
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by sridif

here k is silent so read it as -- KNOting+HILL
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by sukhraj

it can be spit into no + owl ; in hilly areas due to coldness there will be no owls there.
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by gopikrish2000

imagine ureself rolling from a small hillock
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by friendofafriend

bangalis say nal(=tap) as knoll. imagine a bengali bala (eg bipasha basu) on a hillock fetching water in a pitcher...typical old hindi movie scene
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by hiraditya

Nalappatta murganalaye mudila. Imagine muigan on palani. Palani is a hillock.
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by aravindhbaskaran

knoll - roll - rock and roll - rock - hillrock
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by anshul.arb

Knoll(Knot+Roll)- In order to roll on a round hill a knot should be tied to u
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by tapobratabag

knoll = kn + roll; Karnataka has many roll in its way.
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by shaktipada

knotty

Short Definition : intricate; difficult; tangled; CF. knot

Definition
(adj) making great mental demands; hard to comprehend or solve or believe
Example Sentence
  • a baffling problem
  • I faced the knotty problem of what to have for breakfast
  • a problematic situation at home

Definition
(adj) used of old persons or old trees; covered with knobs or knots
Synonyms : gnarled , gnarly , knobbed , knotted
Example Sentence
  • gnarled and knotted hands
  • a knobbed stick

Definition
(adj) highly complex or intricate and occasionally devious
Example Sentence
  • the Byzantine tax structure
  • Byzantine methods for holding on to his chairmanship
  • convoluted legal language
  • convoluted reasoning
  • the plot was too involved
  • a knotty problem
  • got his way by labyrinthine maneuvering
  • Oh, what a tangled web we weave
  • tortuous legal procedures
  • tortuous negotiations lasting for months

Definition
(adj) tangled in knots or snarls
Synonyms : snarled , snarly
Example Sentence
  • a mass of knotted string
  • snarled thread

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for knotty

knotty- with lots of knots -difficult to disentangle, difficult to manage.
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by amit251285

k+notty(naughty)..naughty childrens are difficult to manage.
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by preetisoni2411

a NAUGHTY KNOT cannot be opened easily..
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by mit006

knotty = k + not + ty; Katrina not try another time she is complex.
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by shaktipada

knotty = kn + ot; Karnataka over time labor demands more than any other place.
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by shaktipada

kudos

Short Definition : honor; glory; acclaim or praise for exceptional achievement

Definition
(noun) an expression of approval and commendation
Example Sentence
  • he always appreciated praise for his work

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for kudos

KUDO(to jump in Hindi). one JUMPS with joy on recieving an HONOUR.
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by preetisoni2411

sounds lik judo..so when u win win in judo ull be "honoured" with k-belt(like black belt in karate).
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by kundana.shrali

kud means small + os ( operating system); small operating system is always praise worhty & surely approval and commendation.
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by shaktipada

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