This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : mob; noisy crowd
(noun) a disorderly crowd of people
(noun) disparaging terms for the common people
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for rabble
babble is related to sound or noise .....hence rabble is a noisy crowd.
the RABBLE went crazy when they found that the RAFFLE was a scam
rabble matlab shor sharaba
during a REBELlion Mob makes a lot of noise.. similarly RABBLE
RABBLE= rab + able; You are able to rab in between your friends i.e in between crowd you are able to grab the fruit.
Short Definition : of or suffering rabies; like a fanatic; extremely zealous; furious; CF. rabies: hydrophobia
(adj) of or infected by rabies
(adj) marked by excessive enthusiasm for and intense devotion to a cause or idea
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for rabid
rabbit is extremely zealous about carrots
those who enjoy rap are its extreme fanatic.
rab idd pe bakra halal hota hai.. (having and expressing extreme and unreasonable feelings)dont knw y?
we can change rabid with habit. A thing that is your habit because you are fanatic of it
A dog suffering from rabies is violent...
rapid+bid..you'll bid like a fanatic if you want to buy something you like
rabid->rabbit->fast->fast and [furious].
southpark fanatically supports that st. peter was a rabit
Short Definition : disease passed on by the bite of an infected animal (causing madness and death)
(noun) an acute viral disease of the nervous system of warm-blooded animals (usually transmitted by the bite of a rabid animal); rabies is fatal if the virus reaches the brain
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for rabies
My puppies are infected by rubies.
Short Definition : story-teller; one who tells stories with wit and skill
(noun) a person skilled in telling anecdotes
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for raconteur
"reckon" means think. raconteur is one who thinks (writer/storyteller).
one who recounts
rekha aunty tear
means when rekha aunty tells astory we got tears
reckon means to imagine......raconteur means a person who make us able to imagine by telling stories
when we go on a TOUR in a new city, we take some travels bus and the guide tells stories of the city and places skillfully.
rac(rock)+on+teur(tour).... to rock on tour you should be story-teller.
divide it like re(means)+conte+ur(sounds like count)..so you are counting in how many minutes you can REmemeber this story again and tell to people.
Imagine Uncle Remus telling a cartoon RACOoN, "I RECkON I could tell you a story"
reckon+tour..think about the tour and give an account of it
sounds like Rekha aunty ...who narrates all juicy and interesting stories..
ra, go n tell her, you master story teller
raconteur - r-account-eur = one who gives an account of something - a story teller
sounds like rack on tour;a person who can say rack is on tour must be a great storyteller
Short Definition : lottery; V: award as a prize in a raffle; Ex. raffle off a new car
(noun) a lottery in which the prizes are goods rather than money
(verb) dispose of in a lottery
We raffled off a trip to the Bahamas
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for raffle
u get to meet RAFFLE (rafael)nadal if u win the lottery.. ;)
you @ daily raffle in farmville.....apply it here.....
raffle is derived from rafle
a dice game, in which all the stakes can be won in a single throw..and you win a lottery in single chance or single opening at once.
you need to ''refill'' the lottery form to get the jackpot..
RAFFLE sounds like shuffle; It is the process to choose single one from many that are being shuffle.
Short Definition : scrap of cloth; ADJ. ragged: old and torn; seeming unfinished and imperfect; Ex. ragged debut/performance
(noun) a small piece of cloth or paper
(noun) a week at British universities during which side-shows and processions of floats are organized to raise money for charities
(noun) music with a syncopated melody (usually for the piano)
(noun) newspaper with half-size pages
(noun) a boisterous practical joke (especially by college students)
(verb) treat cruelly
The children tormented the stuttering teacher
(verb) cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations
Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me
It irritates me that she never closes the door after she leaves
(verb) play in ragtime
(verb) harass with persistent criticism or carping
The children teased the new teacher
Don't ride me so hard over my failure
His fellow workers razzed him when he wore a jacket and tie
(verb) censure severely or angrily
call on the carpet
take to task
The mother scolded the child for entering a stranger's car
The deputy ragged the Prime Minister
The customer dressed down the waiter for bringing cold soup
(verb) break into lumps before sorting
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for rag
Rag....we all know this very commonly as RAGGING.....and during ragging clothes are often torn...and also, we play pranks.
Due to RAG (anger) my daddy converted the newly brought shirt into pieces which was not alike by me.