This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : healthful; conducive to health or well-being; socially desirable; Ex. salubrious area; CF. health
(adj) promoting health; healthful
a healthy diet
clean healthy air
plenty of healthy sleep
healthy and normal outlets for youthful energy
the salubrious mountain air and water
carrots are good for you
(adj) favorable to health of mind or body
not the most salubrious campsite
one of the less salubrious suburbs
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for salubrious
(related to bollywood)remember salman khan........all health and all.......
SALUBRIOUS and NUTRITIOUS are rhyming words which describe something that is healthy or health-giving.
SALLU and BRIOUS(brothers)....sallu and his brothers are healthy....
You would SALUte someone you admire; a role model who has good health.
Salubrious sound like salud, so: Los mÃ©dicos en el televisor dicen que salud es buen por nos. The doctors on the TV said that health is good for us.
by memory man
Two things: Think "salad" or "salivate"
spanish uses "SALUD" for health, therefore something "saludibrious" (corrupt the spelling) is healthy.
salubrious.....made from the word cellulose which is the basic element of human body cells so it means healthy .....
by mridul aeron
SALad and gym cLUB are for the seRIOUS health nuts.
Short Definition : tending to improve; beneficial; wholesome; Ex. The punishment had a salutary effect on the boy; CF. health
(adj) tending to promote physical well-being; beneficial to health
beneficial effects of a balanced diet
a good night's sleep
the salutary influence of pure air
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for salutary
relate to SALUTE..so you salute a person who even after many failures never gives up and always has THAT TENDENCY TO IMPROVE.
SALUTARY and SANITARY having a similar sound and meaning, refer to something that is used for the complete health or well-being of the people.
statuary warnings on cigarretes is for ur health.
SALUTEary...salutary means benificial.....when people salute me, it's BENEFICIAL for me because I feel extremely proud of myself.....
salutary and salubrious are synonyms and they sound similar too.
Salutary-->(Saali loot Rahi) can be used for Phoolan Devi who stood up against vicious landlords for the BENEFIT of poor people. So, something beneficial is Salutary
remember salutary has slightly a different or a second meaning from that of salute. Just think of when do u salute a person? When he does some benefecial or improve the wellbeing of others or improve the health conditions
if you salute your seniors you will allways stay healthy ie its beneficial for ur health
when a woman is depressed she will cheer herself by going to a SALE or TERRY at a SALE
salutary=(sal+utary ~ ut~uthna.. my salary(sal)is going up this means my performance is IMPROVING and getting GOOD,ofcourse this will be BENEFICIAL to me and my company. benificial,tending to improve.
we salute your remedial improvements
Short Definition : rescue (goods or property) from loss; N: saving; property saved
(noun) property or goods saved from damage or destruction
(noun) the act of saving goods or property that were in danger of damage or destruction
(noun) the act of rescuing a ship or its crew or its cargo from a shipwreck or a fire
(verb) save from ruin, destruction, or harm
(verb) collect discarded or refused material
She scavenged the garbage cans for food
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for salvage
SAlVAGE -- SAVAGE -- savage is to destroy and salvage is completely opposite to that.
this involves SAL = SALARY which evrybody saves or manage to save...so remember salvage salary save....
SALVAGE is to save from DAMAGE. To recover something from destrution.
har SAAL apni WAGE bachane ko kehte hain SAALWAGE or SALVAGE
SALVAGE -> SAVE from Loss
salvage from salary and wage this salary...
by kapil dudela
eating veg and saving shyal (nep.)
shyal = wolf (eng)
salvage:sal+vage~vague.escaped from my company to another as this company is giving vague salary becauses of its losses. i dont want to be in dangr after working for long hours so escaped from there. escaping from danger,save.
to savage is to destroy salvage is complete opposite.. also salvage and save sound bit similar
Short Definition : displaying ostentatious or hypocritical devoutness; N. sanctimony: hypocritical piety
(adj) excessively or hypocritically pious
a sickening sanctimonious smile
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for sanctimonious
saints and munis are sanctimonious... DHONGI SAADHU
saint+money...acting like a saint for money..they're false, displaying false piety
A foreigner wants to be labelled as a muni .. "I am a Sancti Muni, Baby" .. How will he do so, by displaying ostentatious devoutness .. Else nobody will fall in the trap.
SANCTIMONIOUS or RIGHTEOUS or OSTENTATIOUS - someone who makes a show of righteousness, is hypocritical.
Sacred pandit singing MUNNI BADNAAM HUI at the same time hypocratizing not to drink and smoke
sanctimonious: sancti~santi+moni~money= the one who says peaceful words as many donga/chor swamis/saints for money are not really true, they just display themselves as pious. the one who preaches some santi words for money.ka paul
Short Definition : approve; ratify; N: permission; penalty intended to enforce compliance
(noun) formal and explicit approval
a Democrat usually gets the union's endorsement
(noun) a mechanism of social control for enforcing a society's standards
(noun) official permission or approval
authority for the program was renewed several times
(noun) the act of final authorization
it had the sanction of the church
(verb) give sanction to
I approve of his educational policies
(verb) give authority or permission to
(verb) give religious sanction to, such as through on oath
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for sanction
u can read it like sanction ~~ SANG SONG so u sing song when u have been approved or accepted it's like being approved to USA..
I- SAY-ACTION, slang for I give you permission
SANCTION or PERMISSION or AUTHORISATION - to get the authority to do something.
"Saints Ton"...SAINTS have a TON of authority when it comes to giving the church permission to do things.
sounds like saction..so a saction of people APPROVING YOUR PLAN.
a sanctioned nation must be approved by UN vote.
Short Definition : place of refuge; shelter; shrine; holy place; Ex. The outlaw was granted sanctuary in the church.
(noun) a consecrated place where sacred objects are kept
(noun) a shelter from danger or hardship
(noun) area around the altar of a church for the clergy and choir; often enclosed by a lattice or railing
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for sanctuary
remember wildlife sanctuary where animals take shelter, refuge n hence its a holy place
sanctuary can be spelled as san+CHERY so "chery" can be regarded as church:a place where refuges take shelter.
sanctuary s a sanctioned place.
SANCTUARY or SANCTUM is an ASYLUM which is a place of refuge or retreat.