This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : hit with a sweeping motion; N.
(noun) a sweeping stroke or blow
(verb) strike with a swiping motion
(verb) make off with belongings of others
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for swipe
swipe = The maruti suzuki swift car run in swipe motion so that no can predict its presence.
Short Definition : lover of luxury; person devoted to pleasure and luxury; CF. Sybaris: an ancient Greek city in Italy
(noun) a person addicted to luxury and pleasures of the senses
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for sybarite
sybarite..sy+bar+rite a lover of luxury finds going to the bar right and munching dick
someone who like 2 see+bright things in life i.e. luxury nd devoted to it.
by prince garg23
Sybarite = cyber + IT ie ppl in field of Cyber and IT and other computer professionals grow fond of luxury bcoz of thier heavy income
sy+bar+rite....who "SaYs BAR is RIghT" is sybarite
Have U ever seen SYmonds hair style,he is a total luxuries guy, he loves to go to BAR, he says this is the RITE way of living,, he loves luxury!
cybarite: cy+barite. One can see barite as barat, and Indian wedding and barat is full of luxury...
by Nidhi raj
Someone who says "Sure buy it" because he/she is devoted to luxury
uncle Sybil who lives in siberia is a sybarite...he loves luxury!
+++++++ prince garg
who go bar every nite(night) is sybarite
by Ram Chouksey
Short Definition : servile flatterer; bootlicker; yes man; ADJ. sycophantic
(noun) a person who tries to please someone in order to gain a personal advantage
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for sycophant
sycophant.....split it like .....syco(sounds like psycho)+phan...sounds like FAN.......SO JUST IMAGINE a PSYCHO FAN of yours in your office who want to please you in whatever way..by flattering..or by bootliking.....just to gain your favour...
syco+pant..its not so easy to get a syco's pant..u need to please him like hel to make him to give his pant to you(personal advantage)..
Sparrow colored yellow to resemble a canary who sings to win favor but song is flat
by SUN BADGER
matlab ki liye kisiki ass chatna....hahahah
Short Definition : logical formula consisting of a major premise, a minor premise and a conclusion; deceptive or specious argument
(noun) deductive reasoning in which a conclusion is derived from two premises
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for syllogism
Change the "s" to "c" and you'll find the word "logic."
Syllogism = S(a)y + log(ic) + sm(short for StateMent)
Hence, it is -> say your logic based on the 2 given statements or premises.
To further remember the meaning, for those who are preparing for CAT, Syllogism is a question type.
Syllogism has another meaning too i.e. deceptive, spurious, specious...so... Silly Logic.... Any Silly Logic or Syllogism is always specious...
Syllogism; logical reasoning from two (2 L) sources
split the word as Syl+logism
Syl reminds us of the notorious character of SYLAR in HEROES.
so syl+logic=bad logic=specious
it seems like SILLY LOGIC
Short Definition : pertaining to the woods or the country
(noun) a spirit that lives in or frequents the woods
(adj) relating to or characteristic of wooded regions
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for sylvan
van---> jungle n jungle is full of woods.....
sylvan...an aid to Veerapan who lived in the woods.
(Sylv)+an-mean-> Sylvester Stallone an actor
-:Sylvester Stallone palys in woods for "rambo" films
Pennsylvania, a state in U.S., was named because of this word.
The word is pronounced like "at+your+feet". So picture something withering away or decaying and falling down "at your feet"
sylvan- sylva- jesus cross + ---> made of wood
Short Definition : interdependent relationship (between groups, species) often mutually beneficial; ADJ. symbiotic; CF. together + life
(noun) the relation between two different species of organisms that are interdependent; each gains benefits from the other
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for symbiosis
split it like sym(simi)lar+bio+sis..so two sis(ters)..who are sharing BIOlogically similar.body...are living by mutually helping each other.
Symbiosis = sym + bio + sis; Symbol of brother & sister together.