This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : gift made by a will; something handed down from an ancestor
(noun) (law) a gift of personal property by will
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for legacy
(sounds like legally ) gift obtained legally
legal >> i have got my fathers property through his will legally... i consider it as his gift by his will..
Short Definition : (of music) played smoothly
(adj) (music) without breaks between notes; smooth and connected
(adv) connecting the notes; in music
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for legato
LEGATO like LEG of barcelona striker samuel ETO.smooth as u like.
sounds like gelato..soft n smooth
imagine u put ur leg out of an auto to listen to soft music from da car beside the auto
rhymes with vibrato, which is connected with music.
Tap your Leg smoothly while listening to music.
Short Definition : explanatory list of symbols on a map
(noun) a story about mythical or supernatural beings or events
(noun) brief description accompanying an illustration
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for legend
leg(read:root word meaning)+ end.we are reading for the road end on a map.
Short Definition : sleight(dexterity) of hand; CF. light of hand
(noun) an illusory feat; considered magical by naive observers
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for legerdemain
legerdemain: legendary man
legerdemain means dextrity of hand. skillful in magic. consider DOMAIN . domain knowledge is needed for IT jobs. so one should have sound domain knowledge. so legerDEMAIN means artful, skillfull in magical powers
legs are d main !
...but still u need hands..
using his sleight of hand he transformed a lizard to a man
French- Legere- Light
de- of; Mains- Hands; literally Light handed which is skillful.
le ja(l)di main...
Legendery+Man - remember Barney Stinson from HIMYM? he used to do magic tricks to impress the girl.. :)
legend man bananey k liey proness(dexterity) chahiey
With the legerdemain, I completed the laser operation with my hand.
Short Definition : legislating branch of government; CF. legislate: make laws
(noun) persons who make or amend or repeal laws
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for legislature
Law against slaughter.
Short Definition : mildness; permissiveness; ADJ. lenient: not severe in judgment or punishment
(noun) mercifulness as a consequence of being lenient or tolerant
(noun) a disposition to yield to the wishes of someone
too much indulgence spoils a child
(noun) lightening a penalty or excusing from a chore by judges or parents or teachers
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for leniency
leny(Marathi)caves(englishl)= in Ajintha leny if we spit ,or spoil environment ,hardly we have to pay Rs.50