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acclaim

Short Definition : applaud; praise; greet with great approval; announce with great approval; Ex. The new drung has been acclaimed as the most important discoveries for years; N: strong expression of approval and praise

Definition
(noun) enthusiastic approval
Synonyms : acclamation , eclat , plaudit , plaudits
Example Sentence
  • the book met with modest acclaim
  • he acknowledged the plaudits of the crowd
  • they gave him more eclat than he really deserved

Definition
(verb) praise vociferously
Synonyms : hail , herald
Example Sentence
  • The critics hailed the young pianist as a new Rubinstein

Definition
(verb) clap one's hands or shout after performances to indicate approval
Synonyms : applaud , clap , spat

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for acclaim

A+claim..imagine you have claimed to a news channel that you have designed a super computer ,so every where people are praising you for your great invention
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by preetisoni2411

look at the last 3 letters AIM -> when you had reached ur aim u will be praised
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by yashwanth

look at the last 3 letters AIM -> when you had reached ur aim u will be praised
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by yashwanth

look at the last 3 letters AIM -> when you had reached ur aim u will be praised
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by yashwanth

acclaim: (accl+aim)when you accomplish your AIM you will be praised
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by nikhilparasher

not blame
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by sabbir

like if u claim that u get teh drug to make man immortal, what u will get? acclaim
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by tamaltanu

ppl are applauding but according 2 me its lame...acc-lame
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by friendofafriend

(AC) Acknowledgement to whatever u (claim)claim
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by Maithili

A+claim.. You can claim the success of your movie only if it's acclaimed by audience.
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by editor1

critically acclaimed film, hence successful
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by malharlakdawala

when hitler claims publicialy.crowd admires him looking at his confidance.
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by gdabli

think of critics acclaim to any movie... the best critics movie is given critics award..
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by RajeshBorkar

acclimate

Short Definition : adjust to climate or environment; adapt

Definition
(verb) get used to a certain climate
Synonyms : acclimatise , acclimatize
Example Sentence
  • They never acclimatized in Egypt

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for acclimate

Adjust ACCording to CLIMATE = acclimate
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by mehramansi

ac+climate : according to the climate; You have to adapt yourself according to the climate change.
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by preetisoni2411

Ac(act)+climate is as good as adjusting or act according to climate
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by ram474

Ac-climate
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by priyavanjeri

Accept local climate. Get use to the local climate.
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by mylist

acclivity

Short Definition : sharp upslope of a hill; OP. declivity

Definition
(noun) an upward slope or grade (as in a road)
Synonyms : ascent , climb , raise , rise , upgrade
Example Sentence
  • the car couldn't make it up the rise

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for acclivity

if u knwo that cliff is A steep high face of rock, then its easy to remember
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by tamaltanu

ac+cliv+ity....cliv is similar to CLIMB..can relate to the meaning...climbing the steep upslope of a hill
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by nehaMD

try to look for 'cliff' in this word and cliff means a high, steep face of rock. Also, try to look for elevate (elivity) in this word which also means upslope.
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by gatz_funky

ac+CLIV+ity..cliv= means SLOPE or tendency so an UPWARD SLOPE.
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by preetisoni2411

Leviate - rise, a steep rise
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by manveetsingh

clivus in Latin means slope.
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by savakarv

spells like activity,activity to climb on an upward slope..
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by anushanarisetty

cleavage men gahrai hai, acclivity men chadhai hai
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by tabish2609

accolade

Short Definition : award of merit; strong praise and approval

Definition
(noun) a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction
Synonyms : award , honor , honour , laurels
Example Sentence
  • an award for bravery

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for accolade

it sounds like chocolate.. parents accolade if kids do home work properly
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by revathi

A+Cool+Aide is a praise for the effort by a Distinction Student
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by manveetsingh

accolade ac=accept,take; col=>college;ade-->aid; College aid is given as an award of merit.
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by gem

a+col+lade.. seems like "a college leader"..and if you are a college leader then you will get a strong praise and approval.
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by ankit_goyal

accolade sounds like: "act-of-laud" laud meaning praise.
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by gardenforhealth

let ac means not...colade means collision...a person prevented two buses from collision,so he was praised
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by jaga

to ACCOrd (bestow upon) the good LAD my Expression of praise.
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by joeyessoe

a+col+lade : a col. leader got laid ,as an award.
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by Deepak_luthra

accolade ~ a + COLA company has won several accolades for being a market leader in soft-drinks.
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by meduriswetha

According to Leader(esp. in political space). i.e if you act according to the leader you will be honored and awarded other wise not.
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by Nagakishore

Accolade sounds like A - Coal - Aide! A coal aide was given a merit for all his help!
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by itspossible

ACC - aced. You got an A not a C or d on your test - give praise
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by imcommon

the accomplished lad won an award of merit
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by karenrw

acco+lade;According to me to get Laid is an ultimate award of merit in any relationship
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by rocko

accommodate

Short Definition : oblige or help someone; adjust or bring into harmony; adapt; make enough space for; ADJ. accommodative; CF. accomodating: helpful and obliging

Definition
(verb) be agreeable or acceptable to
Synonyms : fit , suit
Example Sentence
  • This suits my needs

Definition
(verb) make fit for, or change to suit a new purpose
Synonyms : adapt
Example Sentence
  • Adapt our native cuisine to the available food resources of the new country

Definition
(verb) provide with something desired or needed
Example Sentence
  • Can you accommodate me with a rental car?

Definition
(verb) have room for; hold without crowding
Synonyms : admit , hold
Example Sentence
  • This hotel can accommodate 250 guests
  • The theater admits 300 people
  • The auditorium can't hold more than 500 people

Definition
(verb) provide housing for
Synonyms : lodge
Example Sentence
  • We are lodging three foreign students this semester

Definition
(verb) provide a service or favor for someone
Synonyms : oblige
Example Sentence
  • We had to oblige him

Definition
(verb) make (one thing) compatible with (another)
Synonyms : conciliate , reconcile
Example Sentence
  • The scientists had to accommodate the new results with the existing theories

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for accommodate

accommodate->a common date->harmony->be compatible with others
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by Darcy

this appartment can accommodate 10 families. If you Accommodate yourself with the environment, we will accommodate you with some acommodation, if you accommodate with that!
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by roozbeh33

you accommodate someone when you provide accommodation, so you are helping him/her.
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by vidya

accomplice

Short Definition : partner in crime

Definition
(noun) a person who joins with another in carrying out some plan (especially an unethical or illegal plan)
Synonyms : confederate

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for accomplice

i alter the mnemonic given by preetisoni...Accomplice-Ac+com+plice rearrange it u ll get com(company)+ac(assume as "against")+police and it looks like company against police which is a crime..
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by peppyprash

Accompany + Lies(lice) i.e partner in some kind of crime
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by vijayendrabe

accomplice ~ accompany + police; so accompany police implies helping police in reducing crime ; accomplice means opposite of this : partner in crime.
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by preetisoni2411

a(negative)+come+please...............a person who is always telling "come please...come please" means he is 90% trying to get ur help in a bad/illegal work.So u can remember its meaning as "partner in crime r assisting in crime"
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by tharishbabu

accomplice : (accomp+ lie) the person who ACCOMPy in a LIE is a criminal so, a partner in crime
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by nikhilparasher

accomplice: accompany in malice.
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by Venu.D

com sounds as come ,u move with partners and plice reminds of police who r always related to crimes ,so we could take this as partner in crime
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by yashwanth

a cum(in hindi cum means 'less') police, so helping less wid police n more wid criminals...
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by malharlakdawala

Accomp(any)+lies(lice):-acompany someone in crime by telling lie to other.(ie patner in crime)
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by anumarwaha

a+kam(less)+police.: this guy is a kam(less) police as he accompany in criminal activities
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by Deepak_luthra

accomplice = accom+plice thief accommodate polic nd made them partner in crime
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by sunilgandham

ac = to; complice:come please. Hence,"to come please" you'll be a helper - in crime.
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by davidzws

accomp- acompany lice -telling lice.acoomapany in telling lice i.e.accomplice in doing wrong thing
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by desai_dharmik

a company with a lying(lice)person
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by sunnishreddy

a come(call) police
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by kishanbarai

company to slice some one
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by sansecretcp

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