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ken

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) range of what one can know or understand
Synonyms : cognizance
Example Sentence
  • beyond my ken

Definition
(noun) the range of vision
Synonyms : sight
Example Sentence
  • out of sight of land

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for ken

ken reminds us of Kennedy=John F Kennedy. What a great range of knowledge he had!!!
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by yashasrai

ken sounds like "can" (v: able, n: container). A combination of these is: "able to understand" i.e., range of knowledge.
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by garrulous

In china, if you have ken you can earn a lot of yen (money)
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by gayathripm

ken is very similar to den which means place where wild animal live. So, if one having good ken (range of knowledge) won't go to the den.
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by prosun

the only knowledge kenny from southpark had was of sex
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by friendofafriend

If someone is akin to you, you recognize, identify, have knowledge about him.
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by fanatic

I cant understand this. This pepsi can business is beyond my ken.
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by nupur10000

pen - used to learn more knowledge
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by sansecretcp

kindle

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) catch fire
Synonyms : inflame
Example Sentence
  • The dried grass of the prairie kindled, spreading the flames for miles

Definition
(verb) cause to start burning
Synonyms : conflagrate , enkindle , inflame
Example Sentence
  • The setting sun kindled the sky with oranges and reds

Definition
(verb) call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)
Synonyms : arouse , elicit , enkindle , evoke , fire , provoke , raise
Example Sentence
  • arouse pity
  • raise a smile
  • evoke sympathy

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for kindle

kindle sounds like CANDLE..which when lighted can cause something to catch fire.
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by Administrator

One had to be KIND in encouraging/inspiring KIDS , other meaning of kindle, inspiring, encourage
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by nikhilparasher

kindle sounds like CANDLE; We had a Valentine's Day dinner by candlelight, not to kindle romance but to save electricity.
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by editor1

with the introduction of KINDLE, AMAZON "Kindled" a fire in the market for E-book Readers. (KINDLE is a trademark name for the popular Amazon's E-Book reader)
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