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tenancy

Short Definition : possession of land or building by rent; period of a tenant's occupancy

Definition
(noun) an act of being a tenant or occupant
Synonyms : occupancy

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for tenancy

Think of the word tenant - who lives in a rented flat/building
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by sohancool

Tennancy and Occupancy are similar in sound as well as in meaning. A tenant occupies accomodation in rent from the owner.
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by pushpa_edit

tenant

Short Definition : one that pays rent to use property owned by another

Definition
(noun) someone who pays rent to use land or a building or a car that is owned by someone else
Synonyms : renter
Example Sentence
  • the landlord can evict a tenant who doesn't pay the rent

Definition
(noun) a holder of buildings or lands by any kind of title (as ownership or lease)
Definition
(noun) any occupant who dwells in a place
Definition
(verb) occupy as a tenant
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for tenant

this word sounds like TANT ON RENT...and during marriges we take the TANT ON RENT....and tant is a property owned by tant owner for which we pay rent to him.
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by preetisoni2411

Tenant and Occupant are rhyming words and they both refer to a lodger or holder of rented property.
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by pushpa_edit

tend

Short Definition : have a tendency; take care of; minister; serve at; apply one's attention; attend

Definition
(verb) have a tendency or disposition to do or be something; be inclined
Synonyms : be given , incline , lean , run
Example Sentence
  • She tends to be nervous before her lectures
  • These dresses run small
  • He inclined to corpulence

Definition
(verb) have care of or look after
Example Sentence
  • She tends to the children

Definition
(verb) manage or run
Example Sentence
  • tend a store

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for tend

Tend or Lend a helping hand is to assist or help someone.
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by pushpa_edit

tendentious

Short Definition : promoting a particular point of view; biased; having an aim; designed to further a cause; Ex. tendentious rather than truth-seeking; CF. tend: move in a certain direction

Definition
(adj) having or marked by a strong tendency especially a controversial one
Synonyms : tendencious
Example Sentence
  • a tendentious account of recent elections
  • distinguishing between verifiable fact and tendentious assertion

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for tendentious

Rearrange the words to make - Tend or Tendency + ious or bias. So, TENDENTIOUS is a TENDENcy towards one viewpoint over another.
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by pushpa_edit

tendentious:(tendency+Us~United states):the tendency of US is to support/tend towrds the controversial country, thats why it supports pakistan to crub india through financial and military/weapon aids.so supporting a controversial
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by NarenSuri

Split like: TEN DEN ( Ten people discussing at a single den raise to controversial views)
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by acidburn

tend = tendor,so when tendor is provided a pratiality is made btwn two......
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by misha

Tendency+ tension= tendency to bring out the controversial topic which gives tensions
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by Isismona

tender

Short Definition : offer formally; extend; Ex. tender one's resignation/the exact fare; N: formal offer; money; Ex. legal tender; ADJ: young and vulnerable; sensitive to the touch; sore; soft; delicate; Ex. child of ten

Definition
(noun) something that can be used as an official medium of payment
Synonyms : legal tender , stamp

Definition
(noun) someone who waits on or tends to or attends to the needs of another
Synonyms : attendant , attender

Definition
(noun) a formal proposal to buy at a specified price
Synonyms : bid

Definition
(noun) car attached to a locomotive to carry fuel and water
Definition
(noun) a boat for communication between ship and shore
Synonyms : cutter , pinnace , ship's boat

Definition
(noun) ship that usually provides supplies to other ships
Synonyms : supply ship

Definition
(verb) offer or present for acceptance
Definition
(verb) propose a payment
Synonyms : bid , offer
Example Sentence
  • The Swiss dealer offered $2 million for the painting

Definition
(verb) make a tender of; in legal settlements
Definition
(verb) make tender or more tender as by marinating, pounding, or applying a tenderizer
Synonyms : tenderise , tenderize
Example Sentence
  • tenderize meat

Definition
(adj) given to sympathy or gentleness or sentimentality
Example Sentence
  • a tender heart
  • a tender smile
  • tender loving care
  • tender memories
  • a tender mother

Definition
(adj) hurting
Synonyms : raw , sensitive , sore
Example Sentence
  • the tender spot on his jaw

Definition
(adj) young and immature
Example Sentence
  • at a tender age

Definition
(adj) having or displaying warmth or affection
Synonyms : affectionate , fond , lovesome , warm
Example Sentence
  • affectionate children
  • a fond embrace
  • fond of his nephew
  • a tender glance
  • a warm embrace

Definition
(adj) easy to cut or chew
Example Sentence
  • tender beef

Definition
(adj) physically untoughened
Synonyms : untoughened
Example Sentence
  • tender feet

Definition
(adj) (used of boats) inclined to heel over easily under sail
Synonyms : crank , cranky , tippy

Definition
(adj) (of plants) not hardy; easily killed by adverse growing condition
Example Sentence
  • tender green shoots

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for tender

the method of contracting.. or FORMALLY OFFERING a company to undertake public works is called a TENDER....
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by rsakthivelece

Tender and Retire. You tender your resignation to retire from your job.
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by pushpa_edit

tenet

Short Definition : doctrine; dogma

Definition
(noun) a religious doctrine that is proclaimed as true without proof
Synonyms : dogma

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for tenet

TENET rhymes with TENANT...so the tenants were given a set of DOCTRINE by the owner before they could occupy the house
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by imajeeth

teen + net. teen should not be allowed to sit in interNET for long time. this is the common PRINCIPLE or DOGMA among parents
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by arulmozhi

The Ten Commandments
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by Tiney

TEN+IT=when TEN(a group) say something every1 follows IT(as a principle)
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by elixir

teeneger + net ... teeneger shld be given proper "teaching" to use net
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by anshul011235

A Tenet is a Statement of a strong religious belief or principle.
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by pushpa_edit

tenant one who holds property, tenet mens similar about principals of religious or political belief
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by sukhoyash

KAS-KE(tighten) keep the things kas-ke or they would fall out of order.
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by userdce

tenet = ten + eat; The food should be taken before ten for good health thiis a doctrine without proof.
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by shaktipada

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