This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : morose; gloomy; Ex. Do not be misled by his saturnine countenance.
(adj) bitter or scornful
the face was saturnine and swarthy, and the sensual lips...twisted with disdain
(adj) showing a brooding ill humor
a dark scowl
the proverbially dour New England Puritan
a glum, hopeless shrug
he sat in moody silence
a morose and unsociable manner
a saturnine, almost misanthropic young genius
a sour temper
a sullen crowd
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for saturnine
Saturn = Shani,
Shani = makes wrong things happen in one's life (astronomically)
so meaning = gloomy, unhappy, morose.Just remember saturns rings-->glommy,dull,faroff planet .
If you are a party freak and At Nine of Saturday Night if you are still at home..then you will be gloomy! So from this we can get SATURday NINE!
nine rings of Saturn considered gloomy
The planet Saturn was believed to be made of LEAD. SATURNINE is the depression associated with lead poisoning.
saturnine = satur( satru means enemy) + nine ; Those ppl who have nine enemy is always bad doing wrong things remains unhappy & attack by other right ppl.
SATURNINE or SULLEN - someone having a gloomy temperament.
Short Definition : half-human, half-bestial being in the court of Dionysus (resembling a goat), portrayed as wanton(unrestrained) and cunning; lecher; CF. faun; CF. goat: lecherous man
(noun) man with strong sexual desires
(noun) one of a class of woodland deities; attendant on Bacchus; identified with Roman fauns
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for satyr
SAT+Yr. = Any 1 who SAT AT HOME FOR A YR. becomes a half goat n half man.... (u sit for 2yrs, u becum full goat/beast :P)
Remember Sati Devi (wife of Lord Shiva, prior to Shiva marrying Parvati). Her father (Daksha) was a human with a goat's head.
SATYR sounds somewhat like SATAN (the Devil), a SEDUCER or an adulterer, someone having lecherous intentions. The word also refers to a mystical woodland god with a goat's ears, tail and legs.
Just Remember the statement "i SAT half of the YeaR doing nothing!" so we can relate SAT YR to half human with the statement!
Tyler ;) .. half-human. half-bestial
The part-man/part-goat sat on a fallen tree trunk in the forest.
Short Definition : stroll(go for a leisurely walk) slowly; N.
(noun) a careless leisurely gait
he walked with a kind of saunter as if he hadn't a care in the world
(noun) a leisurely walk (usually in some public place)
(verb) walk leisurely and with no apparent aim
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for saunter
we were sauntering in our Santro(car)..
saunter= super old+aunt, who walks very slowly
SAUNTER or WANDER is to take a leisurely stroll.
sounds like SUNDAR(pretty)...whenever we are witha pretty girl we saunter a walk leisurely with her
sounds like SANTRA.....if we have to see orange(santra) garden, we have to saunter
Sounds like Santro...a santro can only walk slowly/leisurely if it competes with a ferrari.
When you walk to a sauna, you walk lesuirely (saunter)
sau(100) + enter , when 100 people enter at a time their movement will be slow......
i got down from the SANTRO(car) and start saunter
Saunter meaning Sun to earth light travels
Short Definition : scholar; learned person; CF. savoir: know
(noun) someone who has been admitted to membership in a scholarly field
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for savant
rakhee SAVANT is a SCHOLAR....pun intended...hahaha...lol!!!
Abijit Savant is a learned person at singing
we call one who is SAVVY a savant
A SAVANT is a STUDENT of a very high level or most appropriately a master in his field.
Sav Janat Hai.
Lucky 7 -> Scholar Person
seems like SERVANT. servant with good knowledge of doing work
mere ghar ka servant bada savant hai
Savant ~= Sant (sant-mahatma), which means sage/scholar in english
Short Definition : enjoy; have a distinctive flavor, smell, or quality; N: taste or smell; distinctive quality
(noun) the taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into the mouth
(verb) derive or receive pleasure from; get enjoyment from; take pleasure in
She relished her fame and basked in her glory
(verb) have flavor; taste of something
(verb) taste appreciatively
(verb) give taste to
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for savor
SAVOR and FLAVOR are rhyming words. You savor (feel the taste) the flavor (taste) of the food you eat.
focus on SAVe+or.if you save your money IN youNG AGE YOU can ENJOY LATER IN FUTURE LIFE- A CLICH..
SAVE+HER .. so u ll ENJOY as u will get a kiss from her . u can also smell and feel her flavor and taste!! LOL!!
money saver pack for Maggie noodles..now u will enjoy more...
savor sounds like "sour" means namkeen. I enjoy namkeen.
Savor is a person who saves money for his old age.. he can then relish and enjoy the taste of life..
Short Definition : pleasant in taste; tasty; pleasing, attractive, or agreeable; Ex. savory reputation
(noun) any of several aromatic herbs or subshrubs of the genus Satureja having spikes of flowers attractive to bees
(noun) dwarf aromatic shrub of Mediterranean regions
(noun) either of two aromatic herbs of the mint family
(noun) an aromatic or spicy dish served at the end of dinner or as an hors d'oeuvre
(adj) morally wholesome or acceptable
a past that was scarcely savory
(adj) having an agreeably pungent taste
(adj) pleasing to the sense of taste
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for savory
Save + Poori is pleasant to taste.
remember Elephants "IVORY" which is attractive and pleasing...
sounds like "sour"ry means tastes like namkeen which is very pleasing to taste.
sweets and SAVO(U)RIES are TASTY and ATTRACT crowds to buy them.
SAVORY is a DELICACY, which is something tasty, agreeable in taste.
sa+VORY remember VORY (sounds like rice (vari,godhuma)whichis tasty as we eat
I want to savor the savory of these savaiyaa.